What does leveling up your Stronghold do in Lost Ark?

Make your Stronghold the best it can be!

Players gain access to their Stronghold after completing East Luterra. Here they can use new mechanics such as structures, research, and more. Their Stronghold also has a level, which may leave players wondering what it is for.

Leveling up your Stronghold in Lost Ark gives you access to more research. Researching is how players can get new facilities and upgrade previous ones, learn new crafting recipes, and more. Their Stronghold level can be seen in the top-left corner of the screen. There is also a Stronghold experience bar at the bottom of the screen.

Related: How to get Colorful Star Fragments in Lost Ark

How to level up your Stronghold in Lost Ark

Screenshot by Pro Game Guides

To level up your Stronghold in Lost Ark, you will need to complete tasks. These can be researching things, building structures, or completing dispatch missions. Any task you undertake will tell you how much experience it rewards.

Leveling up your Stronghold is crucial to progressing with it. The new research options allow you to improve your crafting, missions, and more. So as you level up, you will be able to do more with your Stronghold.

For more information on Lost Ark, check out Where to find the Song of Resonance in Lost Ark and How to earn Pirate Coins in Lost Ark on Pro Game Guides.

Follow us on Twitter and Facebook to get updates on your favorite games!

About the Author

Justin has been diving into fantasy worlds since he can remember. He is a certified nerd who has a deep love of reading, writing, and eating as much food as humanly possible. You can typically find him taking shelter from the sun playing video games or braving the elements in order to walk his two adorable Australian Shepherds.
Find Justin Joy On: Twitter

Write A Comment

What does leveling up your Stronghold do in Lost Ark?

Comments are on moderation and will be approved in a timely manner. Please read the following rules before commenting:

  • All comments must be on topic and add something of substance to the post
  • No swearing or inappropriate words
  • No asking or begging for anything free
  • Do not attempt to start a poll in the comments
  • Comments in all CAPS will be removed
  • We reserve the right to remove a comment for any reason
  • Do not impersonate a staff member or influencer

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.