Trying to find ingredients for a smith? We keep telling you various secrets in Bannerlord, and today in our new guide we want to tell you how to get wood and charcoal in Mount & Blade 2: Bannerlord.
Are you trying to find the ingredients for your blacksmith? This guide is about how to get wood and charcoal in Mount & Blade 2: Bannerlord. We will tell you how to find two basic ingredients used for melting, and other recipes to quickly improve your skills.
The object you need is a hardwood tree. This is a common resource that you can buy in cities, and sometimes raid enemies or caravans where there may be a tree. It is relatively cheap and is the main method of obtaining charcoal. When you visit a city, select the trade option, then buy hardwood. To make 1 charcoal, you need 2 hardwoods.
How to get wood and charcoal in Mount & Blade 2
So, as an example, suppose you bought two deciduous trees in town. Then you want to go to the forge and make 1 charcoal in the production menu. After you have one charcoal, go to the melting tab. Here you will see a list of all weapons and equipment that you can carry with you.
As you can see above, the narrow long head oriental spear that I have can be melted. It gives me Welded Iron, Iron and 4 Hardwood. I only needed two deciduous trees to get charcoal and melt it, and give me two more deciduous trees along with the other ingredients.
Using this method, melting items that always give you 3+ trees ensures that you have a regular supply of wood so that charcoal can raise your forging skill level without wasting a lot of resources.
It’s also a great way to make money in Bannerlord quickly. Mounting cheap weapons can result in more valuable materials. For example, a spear that sells for 100 coins gives you 3 iron bars in disassembled form that sell for 300 coins. Remember to look further into the fusion if you need extra money.