Lorien Archers are the basic ranged units of Lothlórien. They are strong at range against most units and some heroes. Without upgrades they might seem a bit weak, but when equipped with Silverthorn Arrows they prove useful against most units and heroes of the game.
The Lorien Archers can be given the following upgrades:
All these upgrades must be researched at Forge before applying on battalion.
As basic ranged units, the archers' greatest strength is at range against most units. To use their full potential you should upgrade them with Silverthorn Arrows. They are most effective when positioned behind swordsmen. Patrol of the Border Guards allows them to enter or leave combat very quickly. They are the best units to protect your castle by placing them onto hubs to shoot down at enemies.