Lesser Shield of Absorption

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Lesser Shield of Absorption

Guardian icon small.png Guardian (trait skill list)
Protective Reviver Protective Reviver
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24 Recharge time  
Lesser Shield of Absorption

Create a dome around you that pushes foes back and absorbs projectiles. After a duration, it detonates, healing nearby allies.

Healing.png Healing: 1,300 (0.2)?
Knockback.png Knockback Distance: 320
Duration.png Shield Duration: 3 seconds
Combo.png Combo Field: Light
Radius.png Radius: 300
Evade.png Defiance Break: 150

— In-game description

Related traits[edit]

Honor Honor

Virtues Virtues

Dragonhunter Dragonhunter

Firebrand Firebrand


Does not heal.

Version history[edit]

For a detailed trait history, see here.

Patch Changes
February 28, 2022 End of Dragons release:
  • (Undocumented) Added tooltip fact Defiance Break.
December 03, 2019
  • Fixed the skill fact to show the correct 3-second duration.
  • Fixed a bug that prevented the recharge of Lesser Shield of Absorption from being affected by Stalwart Defender.
  • Lesser Shield of Absorption now heals nearby allies when it ends.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • Added: Activate a shield of absorption when you begin reviving an ally. Cooldown: 24 seconds.


See also[edit]