Science and Research Basics
One of the most important factors in combat is your scientific research at your College building. If your Combat Sciences are at 100%, your troops will gain enormous bonuses. One of the important things to remember is that a lower level castle with stronger sciences can still easily defeat a high level castle with higher tier troops. Do not slack on your science research, since the research takes a day or two to complete each one, try to have something being researched all of the time. You will also notice below that some of the sciences in every group will affect your combat, not just the sciences in the Military section.
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