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The Palace Guards (Arnor) can be given the following upgrades:
- Other infantry if they are swordsmen
- Monsters and Cavalry if they are pikemen
- Buildings if they are cavalry
Palace Guards are the substitutes for Dúnedain Soldiers in the Arnor mid to late-game. They cost 300 resources more than the Soldiers do, but they are a lot better combat-wise, and when they reach level 5, they unlock a useful support ability that helps other units to reach maximum level.