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Shields are a category of items equipped in the shield slot. Shields generally used only by warriors, but a few special shields can be used by other classes. Shields are used to increase the hero's armor rating or other stats.

Standard shields[]

The following shields follow a two-part naming system. They are usable by Warriors only.

Buckler Small Large Tower
Armor: 1
Armor: 2
Armor: 3
Armor: 4
Wooden Wooden Buckler Wooden Small Shield Wooden Large Shield Wooden Tower Shield
Spiked Iron Spiked Iron Small Shield
Dodge, Parry & Damage +2
Spiked Iron Large Shield
Dodge, Parry & Damage +4
Clan-emblazoned Clan-emblazoned Small Shield
(Armor: 3) Dodge +4, Parry +4, Str +4
Clan-emblazoned Large Shield
Dodge +8, Parry +8, Str +6
Mithril Mithril Tower Shield
Dodge & Parry +12

Special shields (Warriors only)[]

Shield ARM Effects Acquisition
Mystic Shield 3 Dodge +8, Parry +8 HFM west
Stoneback Shield 3 Dodge and Parry +12, Stone Skin (+8 Armor) Crafted using schematic from the Abandoned Library
Stoneback's Shield of Might 7 Dodge and Parry +12, Stone Skin (+8 Armor), Invisibility (45), Resist Magic (+35 Magic Resist) Upgraded at the Imp's Workshop; requires Enchanted Idol and Minotaur Hide

Special shields (other classes)[]

Shield Class ARM Effects Acquisition
Flames Shield Solarus 1 Int +4 Ratman Battleground, Valley of Gur-Mechina, HFM South
Mind Shield Wizard 0 Armor +1, Magic Resist +5 Ruins of Thallis
Healer Buckler Healer 1 Parry +5, Intelligence +2
Sloth Shield Elf 0 Parry +15, Dodge +10, Magic Resist +5