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Do my troops recover fully after each battle?

Troops that are not killed or knocked unconscious enter the next battle at a maximum health. Only yourself, heroes and NPC commanders have health outside of each battle. However if a troop is knocked ...
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How much are you paid as a mercenary?

You will receive 75% of your army's upkeep as a base payment. +3% extra payment per point of Persuasion your character has. (Limit +30%) +1% extra payment for every 20 renown your character has. (...
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Can I see how many enemy troops remain mid-battle?

Yes, if you press the backspace key during battle it will pop up with what is variously called the command interface, tactical menu or backspace battle map. What this looks like and what information ...
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Where I can find the M&B viking conquest companion relationship for current version?

There's a thread here on TW forum that seems to have an updated chart: Post is from Nov-14-2019 which is after 2.054 (Oct-09-2019) so should apply to current version. Yellow characters are ...
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Difference between the PS4 and GoG version of Mount and Blade?

Mount and Blade Warband Napoleonic Wars is a multiplayer only module for Mount and Blade Warband, so you can easily skip that if you don't care about multiplayer. Viking Conquest does have single ...
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How do I start the Linux version of Mount & Blade: Warband from GOG in Fedora?

At first you need to install qt5-qtbase-gui and qt5-qtbase do that with: sudo dnf install qt5-qtbase-gui sudo dnf install qt5-qtbase Also make sure you have libcurl installed, if not install that, ...
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Why do I have staticy sound?

Because you seem to be having a unique experience with this, I think the following things are worth looking at, just as a bit of a check list. Is anyone else having the same problem? If you use other ...
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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?

Looking at the source code, the cheat menu doesn't actually allow you to attack a castle on your own. You can start a siege on your own via the cheat menu, but you will not be able to perform the ...
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What are the advantages and disadvantages of being a woman in Mount and Blade: Warband

From my experience playing the game, playing as a female character could be considered the "Hard Mode" within Mount and Blade: Warband. It's less of a disadvantage and more of a way to give a ...
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How to locate imprisoned lord to rescue him

I know this thread is super old, but best way to locate an imprisoned lord to rescue is follows: Under “notes”, go to character, find the lord in question Find a relative, who is also a lord (father, ...
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What is the fastest horse in Mount and Blade Warband?

As said already, Courser is technically the fastest, but using a Courser is very risky due to very low HP, especially if you face the nords with their throwing axes -- one hit in the head at its full ...
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Is it possible to add Anno Domini mod into Steam distribution on Linux?

Normally mods are playable, even if the installer is for Windows. If that's the case you can use wine to install it. For that you'll need to install wine and use the exe with it, or you install the ...
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Advice for fighting multiple enemies at once

Basically try to turn 4 people attacking you all at once into 4 people attacking you one at a time. Do this by heading to the outside of the group and keep moving! My tips: As you approach try and ...
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How do you win against the superiority of NPC Lords?

You were not ready for this war Just as the accepted answer tells, you decided to support claimant way too early. What do you need for it? Well, lots of things. I played my last campaign long ago, so ...
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Can I give specific orders to my troops in Mount and Blade Warband?

You can have way more complicated formations in mods, like shield wall, pike wall (cavalry will die if charging this formation), archers' loose formation, etc. In vanilla Warband you may change one ...
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Can my lords escape imprisonment on their own?

Yes your own lords will escape on their own. If I remember correctly their likelihood of escape is dependant on the number of troops in the garrison and whether the castle/town has a prisoner tower ...
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Are villages worth it in a rebellion?

Are villages an acceptable substitute to towns? No. No number of villages substitute for a town. If you rebel against Harlaus, you're looking at constant attacks and raids from your former mates ...
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Horse Riding Combat

You can change the direction from the oncoming attack, invert the axis Y of the mouse. Swipe right for right attack and vice versa. Can be done at the options menu.
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Problem defending Tihr

The main problem is commanding your soldiers to "Hold This Position" makes them spread out in a line more suitable for open confrontations. Due to the defensive nature of sieges your army may become ...
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Unable To Capture The Last City in a Region?

Without more information it's hard to say what the issue is but there are three likely culprits: The town is already under siege from allies or and independent faction. These allies arrived and ...
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What are the differences between the multiple types of infantry?

Line Infantry (LI) has bayonets to fight in melee which is normally a one-hit kill, and has descent skills with firearms. In normal gameplay most of the time you are going to use your bayonet, so you ...
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What is the difference between a Howitzer and a normal cannon?

The difference is simple. Both guns have cannister ammunition, which is exactly the same for both (I've seen the scripts!), but cannons have (surprise!) cannonballs, while howitzers have grenades. ...
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Is there any difference in the behaviour of the different kingdoms rulers?

I have been unable to find anything in the scripts about kings having different personalities. And yet people do seem to find that kings behave in the same way and lords having different ...
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What Is The Most Effective Way To Earn Money Without Raiding Villages?

Good options At the very start your best bet is fighting bandits/looters and selling their equipment. You will probably even be able to fight the smallest parties all alone by kiting them with a ...
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What Is The Most Effective Way To Earn Money Without Raiding Villages?

I never raid villages. The penalties to your honour, relationship with the village and relationship to the lord who owns the village mean its just not worth it. Whatever story line you imagine for ...
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The Overworld Map on M&B Warband automatically moves for me, help!

If someone else ever encounters this problem, make sure that you have no other input devices, such as a controller, plugged into your computer. It may take the input from that device instead of your ...
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What are the optimal attributes for my build?

As the commenters have pointed out there is really no right answer to this! It will be very dependant on what you want to do with your character. However, I'll share my experiences of horse archer ...
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How do I give my soldiers armour in Mount and Blade Warband?

You are able to customise the equipment of your heroes, either by talking to them individually through the party screen or in some mods, like Floris, you also have the option of auto-updating it from ...
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Mount & Blade Warband - Question Regarding Feasts

There is a reason why it was made this way. As a vassal you can hold as many feasts as you want because other vassals do not intend to come in such a big number (as compared to when Marshals or Lords ...
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