Troops > Guards
Guards have strong defence capabilities and a low crop consumption which makes them useful in defending your city.
They also have very poor attack capabilities.
You can train the Guards in the barracks after they are researched in the Academy.
The level of resources needed to train Guards:
Kind of server: Barracks level:
Resources required for Training Guards
To increase the power of attack or defence of the Guards you have to increase the level of attack and defence in the academy.
For more information about the power of attack and defence and how to increase them go to the "Academy" section.