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How To Form A Kingdom In Mount & Blade II Bannerlord

Having your own land is a feature in EA of Bannerlords. This guide explains How To Form A Kingdom In Mount & Blade II Bannerlord as there are several main story quests that you must complete before founding your very own Kingdom becomes an option, and a dangerous one at that.

It is very possible that there are alternative means to creating your own Kingdom. Mount & Blades sprawling sandbox world still hides many secrets and features but for this particular guide, we’re focusing on the most obvious and quickest way to creating your own Kingdom so you can begin exploring Fiefs, Policies, Diplomacy, there’s a lot riding on your ability to successfully manage your Kingdom.

How To Form A Kingdom In Mount & Blade II Bannerlord

It’s a long process. You must first locate the 10 Nobles as part of the main story quest. Once you have found the Nobles you will be given a few tasks to find the location of each piece of the Dragon Banner. This involves some basic quests where you hunt down some enemy strongholds, killing bandits and the like along the way. Once you have all 3 pieces of the Dragon Banner, you have a decision to make. Whether you decide to side with Istiana or Arzagos, the path to forming your own Kingdom is the same.

Once the Dragon Banner is created you will receive another quest that requires you to get 100 Soldiers, a level 3 clan, and your own settlement. Recruiting the 100 troops is easy. Go from village to village, check Taverns in cities for special units or take on Hideouts with just 8 soldiers in your party and capture the enemy as troops at the end. A level 3 Clan is easy enough, just long. You must reach level 3, you do this by getting Renown. More Renown is received from large-scale battles against multiple enemy generals.

The objectives are both nearly identical regardless of the side chosen. Once you have completed this final part of the story quest, your Kingdom will officially be founded. This opens up a huge part of the game where you can work on diplomacy with other factions, raising your influence to pass policies, there’s a lot involved.

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