Shield (weapon)

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Disambig icon.png This article is about the weapon available for purchase from NPC weaponsmiths. For an overview of the weapon type, see Shield.
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Basic Shield.png

Shield

Type
Shield
Set
Basic weapons
Skin
Shield
Rarity
Basic
Skin link
Gallery
Basic Shield.jpg

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The Shield is a one-handed weapon, available from many weaponsmiths across Tyria or as loot from monsters.

Acquisition[edit]

  • Purchased from weaponsmiths. These items cannot be salvaged.
  • Random drop from foes and chests

Other[edit]

  • Before the December 3, 2019 update it used to be automatically equipped when selecting a default build requiring a shield in PvP with no shield in the inventory. These were accountbound and could not be salvaged.

Salvages into[edit]

  • ~1 ore of corresponding tier (higher level items yield higher tier materials).