"While keeping the core Mount and Blade gameplay, "A Clash of Kings" adds many new exciting features, such as:
Sea travel. Naval battles. Custom settlements for many iconic locations, such as King's Landing, Winterfell, Moat Cailin, Storm's End and Highgarden A new skill, foraging. Diplomacy. New companions, all with their own unique backstory. New terrain textures. New scene props. New building textures. New music. New user interface. New animations. Many new scripts. An invading faction. Many custom units. A new way of recruitment. Freelancer. Polished Landscapes. New heraldic items. New bandits. New quests. And much more."