Shield of Judgment

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Shield of Judgment

0.5½ Activation time  20 Recharge time  

Guardian tango icon 20px.png Guardian (skill list)
Weapon slot 4
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Create a shielding wave in front of you that damages foes while giving protection and aegis to you and up to five allies.

 Damage.png Damage: 330 (1.0)?
 Damage.png Damage: 221 (0.67)?
 Protection.png Protection (4s): -33% Incoming Damage
 Aegis.png Aegis (4s): Block the next incoming attack.
 Number of targets.png Number of Targets: 5
 Range.png Range: 600

— In-game description [?]


  • The player who used this skill is always affected and isn't counted toward the five ally limit.
  • Enemies damaged and allies buffed use separate 5 target limits, so this skill can actually affect up to 11 targets.

Related traits[edit]

Guardian tango icon 20px.png Valor

Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
February 25, 2020 Competitive content update:
  • (Competitive split) Reduced power coefficient from 1.0 to 0.67.
September 29, 2015
  • This ability now applies aegis for 4 seconds.
  • The protection duration between Player vs. Player and PvE has been normalized to apply for 4 seconds in each mode.
June 23, 2015 Specialization update:
  • This skill's recharge has been reduced from 25 seconds to 20 seconds.
January 27, 2015
  • The cooldown on this skill has been reduced from 30 seconds to 25 seconds.
November 15, 2012
  • This skill's protection duration has been set to 3 seconds from 5 seconds in PvP only.
August 28, 2012 Game release:
  • Shield of Judgment has been added to the game.


  • Gwwlogo.png A Guild Wars skill bears the same name as this skill.
  • This skill has 2 Icons in the Weapons Skill Panel, one for PvE and one for PvP.