In this guide, we have covered for you the basics of manual directional blocking in Bannerlord as you might be used to auto-blocking in some other games. Mount and Blade 2 has a manual blocking system so we will show you How to Block and Counter in Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord.
In the guide we have also covered the basics of a counter-attack as well, so when you block an enemy’s attack so you know how and when can you land a good hit as a counter-attack. So let’s get started.
How to Block and Counter in Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord
So in order to properly learn these techniques, we would recommend that you get to the training field or like said in the game Tutorial Training Field.
Here, get to the advanced melee training area and choose any weapon that you might be using the most in-game. We recommend you use a 2-handed sword for the training as it is will be easier to notice in order to get the best understanding of moves.