Players are provided a variety of troops that they can choose. Militia spearmen, light cavalry, heavy halberd soldiers, hussars, Guards, Dragoons, archers, etc. Each troop has their own characteristics, advantages and disadvantages in battle, which adds strategy in the game.
Most of these troops can be obtained after the player meets the different requirements building upgrades and researching on the technology prerequisites.
Assigning troops to your generals gives them a better advantage during expeditions.