Mount & Blade: Warband is the first sequel for the game Mount & Blade. It is an action role playing game developed by TaleWorlds and published by Paradox Interactive on March 30, 2010.

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Mount and Blade Warband - Game crashes when choosing the 'Load Game' option

Very recently my version of Mount and Blade Warband on Steam has been crashing every single time I try to choose the 'Load Game' option in the main screen, or the 'Save As' option on the in game ...
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Does Mount and Blade Warband have cheats to allow me to besiege a castle on my own? If so, how can I enable and use these?

I love to play Mount and Blade solo. I'm getting to the point where my character can win 1 v 75 battles without having to retreat. I'd like to be able to try and see just how far I can get with taking ...
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What is the fastest horse in Mount and Blade Warband?

I really enjoy the whole Riders of Rohan effect of leading my all-cavalry force in a thunderous charge against the scurrilous Nords. However, I don't like getting all bunched up: I want to be out in ...
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Is there any difference in the behaviour of the different kingdoms rulers?

In Mount & Blade Warband, are the different kings of their respective countries? It's known that King Haurlaus of Swadia has a reputation for going to war, but is this due to his behavious being ...
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How Does Defense On Helmets Work?

In Mount and Blade Warband you can get helmets that add defense to your head (as you would probably guess) but, what I am wondering, is if getting hit in the head with and arrow, bolt, throwing axe, ...
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What Is The Most Effective Way To Earn Money Without Raiding Villages?

I need to know what the most effective way to earn money is in Mount and Blade for a brand new character is. I don't want to raid villages however and wouldn't like to have to lose honor for it. ...
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How to unstuck NPC in A Clash of Kings - M&B Warband Mod

Recently, I asked Tywin Lannister to help me besiege Duskendale and he really did it. Unfortunately, he's still inside the castle and doesn't even want to patrol or to do anything. If I want to give ...
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Mount and Blade Game spoiling glitch

I have been having this weird crazy glitch on Mount and Blade Warband where i have my own kindgom but there is a limit to a number of Castles my kingdom can have.. for instance i took over a bunch of ...
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Does starting age matter in Viking Conquest?

Since Viking Conquest recently got released, I was curious if starting age did matter (like starting money etc). No one seemed to be able to answer that online. Thanks!
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Can I displace a king in Mount and Blade warband?

I just thought is there a way to displace a king, and get rid of him, so that I can take his place? I have conquered almost whole map, and I own only a few castles and cites, so I wouldn't like to ...
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Do companions level up before joining?

As per the title, do companions level as you level prior to joining your party, or are they simply a set level regardless of when you join them to your party?
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The castle/village relationship

I captured a 2nd castle. I collected awesome taxes for a week. Then I saw the associated village was granted to another lord! I checked my first castle, and noticed the associated village had no lord ...
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Advantages and Disadvantages of being a woman in Mount and Blade: Warband

I would like to know if there are any advantages or more disadvantages of being a woman in Mount and Blade warband. I know for example you need more points to become vassal (i believe its called) and ...
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How do I improve my relationships with other factions?

As a king, how can I improve the relationship between my faction and other factions without going to war with other factions?
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How to locate imprisoned lord to rescue him

I've been trying to locate a lord (Count Matheas) that has been imprisoned for around a month. I went through all the castles and cities of the faction that is detainning him but I cannot find him ...
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The Overworld Map on M&B Warband automatically moves for me, help!

So I've been trying to get into this game, and it's amazing so far, however the overworld map has a bug which I cannot get rid of. In short, the game is behaving as if I'm constantly holding down the ...
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How can I order my troops to a specific location?

I've been watching a few tactics videos in order to know how to better position my troops, and I've noticed the players usually place a small flag in order to order their troops to a specific ...
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Can you sabotage a faction you belong to?

Currently I am a vassal for the Kingdom of the Nords, with a small village part of my estate. It takes everything I have to just keep it from being raided since I don't know if / can't figure out how ...
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Can I abandon my own faction in M&B: Warband? (PoP 3)

I've founded a new kingdom and realised there are still things I want to do before starting a big campaign - I can't for now help claimants or join somebody as mercenary. But i don't see there any ...
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Mount blade smaller map

Is there any way to spawn in a smaller battle map? It takes like 5 minutes of walking to start the battle. A mod that makes maps smaller would be great.
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What are the optimal attributes for my build?

I play using a sword, shield, bow, and arrows(and a horse of course). I know intelligence isn't incredibly important because I can just let my companions have the party skills, but what ...
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Do the party skills of my companions add up?

When leveling up my companions I wonder how much influence their skill values have. Personal skill seems clear enough that it only concerns the actual companion. Yet Party skills have me confused. ...
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Can I enable autosave on non-realistic save setting?

I recently have started a new realistic game of Warband as on my non-realistic one there was no autosave once I visited a town or made camp. Which let me lose progress a lot of times as I forgot to ...
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Is it possible to capture the bandit leaders?

Several times now, I've engaged one of the bandit leaders and his large swarm of bandits but they've escaped every single time. I'm wondering if its possible to capture them at all since they don't ...
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How do I give my soldiers armour in Mount and Blade Warband?

I'm fairly new to Mound and Blade Warband, but I have watched youtubers play and they always have an option to give their soldiers (Just normal ones) the rest of the loot and equip them after the end ...
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How to fight with lances from horse in tournaments?

So I entered my first tournament. Fights are from horse and with lances. Yet most of the hits I land are rewared with a disappointing zero points damage. I am confused on how to fight properly.
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How to dismount a horse?

I am in the tutorial level. I just mounted a horse and finished some tasks, yet now I am kind of stuck on the horse and do not know how to dismount. I also did not find any hint in the control setup.
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Mount and Blade Warband bug Steam

I bought mount and Blade Warband today off Steam. Before I bought it iI downloaded the demo but when I got into the menu screen my mouse wouldn't move and I couldn't see my cursor. I thought it was ...
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Limited Amount of Lords in a Castle?

Whenever I host a feast and all of my lords attend it, there's always a limit to how many of them are actually visible in the castle. Instead of other lords, some random wives show up, which is pretty ...
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Mount & Blade Warband - Question Regarding Feasts

I've encountered a strange issue with the process of holding feasts. As a vassal, you can hold up to as many feasts as you want and there is absolutely no limit or a cool-down timer between each one ...
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Could someone offer Mount and Blade Warband Strategy Advice?

I have gotten back into playing Mount and blade and things are going pretty well for me so far. I am in the Khergit Khanate and i have two castles and two villages. My dilemma is that the Khanate now ...
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Can you force a vassal to re-spawn?

The Nord king seems to have disappeared and will not return (for several months now). His vassals mostly sit around doing nothing and they always say they don't know where the king is. Is there any ...
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Can I Improve vassal relations to king as Marshal?

I'm wondering if it's possible to, as Marshal, improve relations between vassals of my faction and the king. As it is, all but a few vassals have very negative relation levels with him and they're ...
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What is the maximum number of troops that can be on the field at once?

Without any modifications to the game, what is the maximum number of troops that one side can have on the battlefield at any given time? Are both the attackers and defenders allocated the same number ...
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Negatives to gaining levels in Mount & Blade: Warband

Are there any negatives to gaining levels? i.e. enemies will be stronger strictly based on what level your character is.
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Concerns about running a kingdom

So I just got my kingdom running (sort of). I took it over from Vaegers and assigned castles and towns to some companions. Don't really know what I'm doing, so I did some research. Turns out, I ...
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How to upgrade Mount and Blade Warband, Non-Steam

I used to play mount and blade quite a lot and got back into playing it recently. I'm looking to download some mods and quite a few of the newer ones require version 1.154 whilst I noticed mine was at ...
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Is there a way to release (free) captured prisoners?

Is there any way to manually release captured prisoners at your own will? (let them go free) My specific situation is this: I have captured lords of a given faction, and that faction has since been ...
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Can you play Mount and Blade multiplayer with mods?

I am planning on playing Mount and Blade Warband multiplayer with a friend later this week but then i realized i have the mod Diplomacy installed so i wanted to know if we could play with mods ...
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Should I always give fiefs to new vassals?

I have got about 5-7 vassals without fiefs, but with hight relation rate (about 60+ each). Should I give them fiefs or they won't leave me anyway? I have got 3-4 vassals with low relation rate (about ...
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How to improve faction relations from a very negative value?

After deciding to help Arwa the Pearled One, I found myself with some negative relations with several factions. I wasn't able to do much in those regions anymore, so I decided that I would start ...
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Is there a way to change the player controlled faction's name?

I was part of Swadian rebels for a while, which didn't work out, and now, I have started my own kingdom, after the Nord king refused to grant me land. But the name of my kingdom is still Swadian ...
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In Mount and Blade Warband, I want to stop being Swadian rebels

I tried to help out Lady Isolla of Suno when I had Dhirim and three or four castles. It didn't go well as in addition to the Swadians every other kingdom declared war on me. I thought if I told ...
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What else can I do with a prisoner, except sell him?

So I've captured these three lords from the Kingdom of Vaegirs who keep looting my only fief - a situation I'm getting rather frustrated with. Is there anything I can do with them, except sell them? ...
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What is the point of cattle?

I know you can get them from razing villages, or by buying them. But what do you do with them?
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Can I stop my Lords from hating me?

Every time I assign a fief, I get +20 with the lord I assign it to. I also get -5 with every other lord. Now given that I have 8 lords. If I assign everyone a fief, thats: 20 - 5 - 5 - 5 - 5 - 5 - ...
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Mount and Blade Warband: Never awarded the correct points

Basically, When I enter a battle, it says, You will get 24 renown from this battle However at the end of said battle I get maybe 6-10 renown. In the tournaments it say 1st place, awarded ...
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Questions about the Floris Mod

I just started playing the game (single player), and really getting into it. But I'm not sure whether the game is worth playing through once first as is or by applying for example Floris Mod Packs and ...
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Advice for fighting multiple enemies at once

I really struggle when I have to take on more than 1 or 2 enemies at the same time. For example when training or villages and I have to fight against up to 4 villagers at once using a staff, or when ...
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What should I do when my faction is dying?

I've finally gotten a good thing going. I'm a married vassal, have two castles next to each other, around 1000 guys divided between the castles and 100 fully upgraded cavalry men in my army. Things ...