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This article is about the type of armor. For the wizard power, see shield (power).

A shield is a type of armor, that occupies one hand.

Wearing a shield without the corresponding proficiency negates the shield's bonus to AC and Reflex defense, in addition to the normal penalties and limitations of wearing the shield.

There are three shields:


Obtaining Proficiency
For use with shields
  • Sweeping Flail (11th level, Str 15, Dex 15) - +2 bonus if using a flail against a foe carrying a shield.