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The Mercenary

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The Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
Acquisition
Level: 1
The Broken Bridge (Act 7)Castle Ruins Map
Sell Price
1x Scroll Fragment
Miscellaneous
Item class: Divination Card
Metadata ID: Metadata/Items/DivinationCards/DivinationCardTheMercenary

The Mercenary is a divination card. A set of five can be exchanged for a corrupted unique shield.

Item acquisition
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Area restrictions

This item can be acquired in the following areas:

Legacy area restrictions

This item can be acquired in the following areas:

Upgrade paths

This item can be acquired through the following upgrade paths or vendor recipes:

AmountIngredientGeneral
Notes
Type
5The GamblerThe Gambler5Divination Card"I don't believe in karma. If it were real, I would never win."random divination cardAutomatic
1Stacked DeckStacked DeckStack Size: 10A stack of unknown divination cardsRight click to take a divination card out of the deck.
Shift click to unstack.
random divination cardAutomatic

Usage in upgrade paths

This item is used by upgrade paths or vendor recipes to create the following items:

OutcomeAmountIngredientGeneral
Notes
Type
Zeel's AmplifierZeel's Amplifier
Polished Spiked Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 26%
Evasion: 133
Energy Shield: (98-122)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 49, 64 Dex, 64 Int4% chance to Dodge Attack Hits(40-50)% increased Spell Damage
+(60-80) to maximum Energy Shield
+(50-70) to maximum Life
1% increased Area of Effect per Enemy killed recently, up to 50%
You have Zealot's Oath if you haven't been hit recently
"Great minds wish to reveal all the secrets of time and space.
But it does not matter.
Creation, the act of Matter Metamorphosis, is the only secret worth discovering."
- Zeel, Vaal Tinkerer
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Sentari's AnswerSentari's Answer
Brass Spirit Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 30%
Energy Shield: 39
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 33, 82 Int10% Chance to Block Spell Damage
+(20-30) to Intelligence
(4-8)% increased Quantity of Items found
+5% Chance to Block
Applies Level 15 Punishment on Blocking a Melee Attack, ignoring Curse Limit
Applies Level 15 Temporal Chains on Blocking a Projectile Attack, ignoring Curse Limit
Applies Level 15 Elemental Weakness on Blocking a Spell, ignoring Curse Limit
Open your eyes and you will see the cracks in your enemy's walls.
Open your mind and you will see the cracks in your enemy's plans.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Chernobog's PillarChernobog's Pillar
Ebony Tower Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 25%
Armour: (988-1112)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 61, 159 Str+(20-30) to maximum LifeAdds (12-15) to (30-35) Fire Damage to Spells and Attacks
(120-150)% increased Armour
+(60-80) to maximum Life
+(35-50)% to Fire Resistance
25% of Physical Damage Converted to Fire Damage
25% chance to Curse non-Cursed Enemies with Enfeeble on Hit
Fire dances with those who doubt
Licks the skin and flesh from the fearful
Where there is no fear
There is no flame
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Prism GuardianPrism Guardian
Archon Kite Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 22%
Armour: 187
Energy Shield: 36
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 68, 85 Str, 85 Int+12% to all Elemental Resistances+2 to Level of Socketed Aura Gems
Socketed Gems have Blood Magic
Socketed Gems have 25% reduced Mana Reservation
+(20-30) to Dexterity
+25% to all Elemental Resistances
When blood is paid, the weak think twice.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Leper's AlmsLeper's Alms
Mirrored Spiked Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: (29%-30%)
Evasion: (936-1087)
Energy Shield: (179-208)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 66, 85 Dex, 85 Int4% chance to Dodge Attack Hits(500-600)% increased Evasion and Energy Shield
+(60-80) to maximum Life
40% increased Duration of Ailments on Enemies
+(3-4)% Chance to Block
Shared Suffering
One's burden is another's gift.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
SpringleafSpringleaf
Plank Kite Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 22%
Armour: (36-43)
Energy Shield: (8-9)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 7, 13 Str, 13 Int+4% to all Elemental Resistances(80-120)% increased Armour and Energy Shield
50% reduced Freeze Duration on you
Regenerate 3% of Life per second
Regenerate 3% of Life per second while on Low Life
From death springs life.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Ahn's HeritageAhn's Heritage
Colossal Tower Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 29%
Armour: (1074-1390)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 67, 159 Str+(10-20) to maximum Life(50-100)% increased Armour
+(60-80) to maximum Life
-1 to Maximum Endurance Charges
-10% to maximum Chance to Block Attack Damage
+6% Chance to Block
+3% to all maximum Resistances while you have no Endurance Charges
You have Onslaught while at maximum Endurance Charges
"It's not Karui, Azmeri or even Vaal in origin,
but one thing is certain. It is very, very old."
- Icius Perandus, Antiquities Collection, Item 46
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Brinerot FlagBrinerot Flag
Tarnished Spirit Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 24%
Energy Shield: (108-132)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 23, 60 Int(5-10)% increased Spell Damage+3 to Level of Socketed Warcry Gems
(8-12)% increased Cast Speed
+(70-90) to maximum Energy Shield
(20-40)% increased Mana Regeneration Rate
Gain 2 Power Charges when you Warcry
The lords of the sea bow to no one.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
GlitterdiscGlitterdisc
Burnished Spiked Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 26%
Evasion: (148-161)
Energy Shield: (79-111)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 27, 37 Dex, 37 Int4% chance to Dodge Attack Hits(120-140)% increased Evasion and Energy Shield
+(20-30) to maximum Energy Shield
+(30-50) to maximum Life
10% increased Rarity of Items found
25% chance to Avoid Fire Damage from Hits
You always Ignite while Burning
Izaro's insistence on using lava
resulted in some surprising material discoveries.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Maligaro's LensMaligaro's Lens
Compound Spiked Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 25%
Evasion: 146
Energy Shield: 28
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 45, 58 Dex, 58 Int2% chance to Dodge Spell Hits(10-15)% increased Attack Speed
(10-20)% increased maximum Life
-50% to all Elemental Resistances
10% increased Area of Effect
Nearby allies Recover 2% of your Maximum Life when you Die
"Look around you. What do you see?
Corruption, perversion, sin?
No. It is progress.
You simply lack the means to see it."
- Inquisitor Maligaro
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Malachai's LoopMalachai's Loop
Harmonic Spirit Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 23%
Energy Shield: (181-203)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 65, 159 Int(10-15)% increased Spell Damage(210-250)% increased Energy Shield
+2 to Maximum Power Charges
20% chance to gain a Power Charge on Hit
6% increased Spell Damage per Power Charge
Lose all Power Charges on reaching Maximum Power Charges
Shocks you when you reach Maximum Power Charges
Thaumaturgy has no limit.
It is our fragile reality that imposes boundaries.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Broken FaithBroken Faith
Archon Kite Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 27%
Armour: 187
Energy Shield: 36
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 68, 85 Str, 85 Int+12% to all Elemental Resistances0.4% of Chaos Damage Leeched as Life
Gain (5-10)% of Physical Damage as Extra Chaos Damage
+5% Chance to Block
Gain Unholy Might on block for 10 seconds
100% increased Global Armour while you have no Energy Shield
Be not blinded by the light.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Invictus SolarisInvictus Solaris
Archon Kite Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 22%
Armour: (499-577)
Energy Shield: (96-111)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 68, 85 Str, 85 Int+12% to all Elemental Resistances+2 to Level of Socketed Gems
Triggers Level 20 Fire Aegis when Equipped
(200-250)% increased Armour and Energy Shield
+(60-80) to maximum Life
Cannot be Ignited
Eternal soldiers fight for glory or death. Solaris vanguard know only glory.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Victario's CharityVictario's Charity
Laminated Kite Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 24%
Armour: 135
Energy Shield: 26
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 50, 64 Str, 64 Int+8% to all Elemental Resistances+(50-70) to maximum Life
+(20-30)% to Lightning Resistance
+11% to Chaos Resistance
20% increased Area of Effect of Aura Skills
10% chance to grant a Power Charge to nearby Allies on Kill
5% chance to grant a Frenzy Charge to nearby Allies on Hit
A man's life is the greatest gift he can give.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Bitterbind PointBitterbind Point
Titanium Spirit Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 25%
Energy Shield: (192-217)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 68, 159 Int(30-50)% increased Spell Damage
(180-220)% increased Energy Shield
Spectres have (50-100)% increased maximum Life
Gain Arcane Surge when you deal a Critical Strike
Your Raised Spectres also gain Arcane Surge when you do
(40-50)% increased Critical Strike Chance for Spells per Raised Spectre
<One Veiled Mod>
Though we live and act as individuals, in truth, we are tethered together.
The barriers that divide us need not be broken for our spirits to become entangled.
Take this item to Jun Ortoi to have her Unveil it.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Apep's SlumberApep's Slumber
Ancient Spirit Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 24%
Energy Shield: (139-163)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 45, 110 Int(5-10)% increased Spell DamageAdds (20-22) to (30-37) Chaos Damage
+(80-100) to maximum Energy Shield
+25% chance to be Poisoned
+3% to all maximum Resistances while Poisoned
Regenerate 50 Energy Shield per Second per Poison on you, up to 250 per second
Poisons on you expire 50% slower
The heart grows slow,
the spirit grows strong.

This item can be transformed on the Altar of Sacrifice along with Vial of Awakening
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Light of LunarisLight of Lunaris
Jingling Spirit Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: (29%-33%)
Energy Shield: (142-172)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 28, 71 Int(10-15)% increased Spell DamageAdds (35-39) to (54-60) Cold Damage to Spells
(60-80)% increased Critical Strike Chance for Spells
(475-600)% increased Energy Shield
+(6-10)% Chance to Block
+1% to Critical Strike Multiplier per 1% Chance to Block Attack Damage
+25% to Critical Strike Multiplier if you've dealt a Non-Critical Strike Recently
Without night, there can be no day.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
KaltenhaltKaltenhalt
Painted Buckler
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 29%
Evasion: (196-239)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 16, 44 Dex6% increased Movement Speed(60-100)% increased Evasion Rating
+5% to maximum Cold Resistance
+50% to Cold Resistance
Gain (10-15)% of Physical Damage as Extra Cold Damage
Reflects (25-50) Cold Damage to Melee Attackers
+5% Chance to Block
Cold, miserable and alone... but alive.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Aegis AuroraAegis Aurora
Champion Kite Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 32%
Armour: (903-1118)
Energy Shield: (176-218)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 62, 85 Str, 85 Int(300-400)% increased Armour and Energy Shield
+10% to all Elemental Resistances
+5% to maximum Cold Resistance
+6% Chance to Block
Replenishes Energy Shield by 2% of Armour when you Block
(10-20)% increased Elemental Damage with Attack Skills
Born from the marriage of ice and sky,
the aurora evokes both awe and power.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Vix LunarisVix Lunaris
Cardinal Round Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 25%
Armour: (668-773)
Evasion: (668-773)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 66, 85 Str, 85 Dex+2 to Level of Socketed Gems
Triggers Level 20 Cold Aegis when Equipped
(200-250)% increased Armour and Evasion
+(60-80) to maximum Life
Cannot be Frozen
Silent, silent night,
Quench the holy light.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
ManastormManastorm
Fossilised Spirit Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 22%
Energy Shield: 56
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 59, 141 Int(15-20)% increased Spell Damage116% increased Energy Shield
+61 to maximum Mana
37% increased Mana Regeneration Rate
When you Cast a Spell, Sacrifice all Mana to gain Added Maximum Lightning Damage equal to 25% of Sacrificed Mana for 4 seconds
Fear not the fury of the storm.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Thousand Teeth TemuThousand Teeth Temu
Vaal Buckler
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 32%
Evasion: (605-660)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 63, 159 Dex3% increased Movement Speed(100-120)% increased Evasion Rating
+(70-90) to maximum Life
0.4% of Physical Attack Damage Leeched as Life
+5% Chance to Block
Reflects 1 to 1000 Physical Damage to Attackers on Block
10% of Damage you Reflect to Enemies when Hit is gained as Life
Crimson burn'd the star of sadness,
All was woe that seem'd but gladness.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Rathpith GlobeRathpith Globe
Titanium Spirit Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 25%
Energy Shield: (153-179)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 68, 159 Int(10-15)% Chance to Block Spell Damage
(120-160)% increased Energy Shield
10% increased maximum Life
Sacrifice 4% of your Life when you Use or Trigger a Spell Skill
2% increased Critical Strike Chance for Spells per 100 Player Maximum Life
2% increased Spell Damage per 100 Player Maximum Life
The Vaal emptied their slaves of beating hearts,
and left a mountain of twitching dead.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Trolltimber SpireTrolltimber Spire
Cedar Tower Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 25%
Armour: (270-291)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 17, 46 Str+(20-30) to maximum Life(130-150)% increased Armour
+(40-60) to maximum Life
Regenerate 0.5% of Life per second
15% increased Area of Effect for Skills used by Totems
0.5% of Damage dealt by your Totems is Leeched to you as Life
The problem with working fresh trolltimber:
by the time you've carved out one end,
the other has sprouted fresh roots!
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
The Deep One's HideThe Deep One's Hide
Studded Round Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 26%
Armour: (96-115)
Evasion: (96-115)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 20, 28 Str, 28 Dex60% increased Block RecoveryAdds 4 to 8 Physical Damage to Attacks
Adds 12 to 15 Cold Damage to Attacks
(90-130)% increased Armour and Evasion
+(30-50)% to Fire Resistance
Curse Enemies with Level 5 Vulnerability on Block
The thicker the shell,
the greater the beast that hunts it.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Wheel of the StormsailWheel of the Stormsail
Rotted Round Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 28%
Armour: (21-27)
Evasion: 15
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 5, 10 Str, 10 Dex60% increased Block Recovery+(5-10) to Armour
(30-40)% increased Rarity of Items found
100% increased Duration of Curses on you
+5% Chance to Block
Curse Skills have 25% increased Skill Effect Duration
Doomed to plunder forever.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Titucius' SpanTitucius' Span
Reinforced Tower Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 23%
Armour: (516-574)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 30, 76 Str+(10-20) to maximum Life(60-80)% increased Armour
+(30-50) to maximum Life
-(80-50) Physical Damage taken from Projectile Attacks
200% increased Armour against Projectiles
+25% Chance to Block Projectile Attack Damage
A mighty bulwark, curved and strong
A dauntless wall, against the throng
All lance and arrow, knocked aside
For rout of foe, for turn of tide.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Saffell's FrameSaffell's Frame
Branded Kite Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 24%
Armour: 223
Energy Shield: 43
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 59, 76 Str, 76 Int+4% to all Elemental Resistances(15-20)% Chance to Block Spell Damage
(20-30)% increased Spell Damage
+10% to all Elemental Resistances
+4% to all maximum Resistances
Cannot Block Attacks
A swift mind solves problems before they occur.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
LycosidaeLycosidae
Rawhide Tower Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: (29%-31%)
Armour: (207-255)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 11, 33 Str+(10-20) to maximum Life+(120-160) to Armour
+(30-40) to maximum Life
Your hits can't be Evaded
+(3-5)% Chance to Block
Adds 250 to 300 Cold Damage to Counterattacks
A true predator does not chase; It waits.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Matua TupunaMatua Tupuna
Tarnished Spirit Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 24%
Energy Shield: (32-40)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 23, 60 Int(5-10)% increased Spell Damage+2 to Level of Socketed Minion Gems
(40-80)% increased Energy Shield
+(15-25) to maximum Mana
10% increased Effect of Auras on you
10% increased Effect of Auras on your Minions
Spreads Tar when you take a Critical Strike
Tar lasts 4.5 seconds (Hidden)
When hit by a Critical Strike, creates patches of Tar reducing Movement Speed by 50% (Hidden)
You carried me through life,
The least I can do is carry you through death.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Mutewind PennantMutewind Pennant
Enameled Buckler
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 24%
Evasion: (554-609)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 42, 103 Dex6% increased Movement Speed(80-100)% increased Evasion Rating
+(20-40)% to Cold Resistance
10% increased Area of Effect
Gain Onslaught for 4 seconds when you Warcry
25% increased Warcry Buff Effect
Embrace the snow or be buried.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Daresso's CourageDaresso's Courage
Baroque Round Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: (27%-30%)
Armour: (268-292)
Evasion: (268-292)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 54, 70 Str, 70 Dex120% increased Block Recovery+30% Chance to Block Spell Damage while on Low Life
20% increased Global Physical Damage
(100-120)% increased Armour and Evasion
+(10-20)% to all Elemental Resistances
+(3-6)% Chance to Block
+20% Chance to Block Attack Damage if you have Blocked Spell Damage Recently
20% chance to Block Spell Damage if you have Blocked Attack Damage Recently
By tourney's end, Daresso bled and shivered.
Yet even accursed treachery failed to steal the champion's victory.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Kongming's StratagemKongming's Stratagem
Ivory Spirit Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 22%
Energy Shield: (66-79)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 41, 100 Int(15-20)% increased Spell DamageTrigger Level 20 Fog of War when your Trap is triggered
+(20-30) to Intelligence
(80-120)% increased Energy Shield
30% increased Fire Damage with Hits and Ailments against Blinded Enemies
30% reduced Spell Damage taken from Blinded Enemies
No Chance to Block
Those who are skilled in combat do not become angered.
Those who are skilled at winning do not become afraid.
Thus the wise win before they fight,
while the ignorant fight to win.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
PerepiteiaPerepiteia
Ezomyte Spiked Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 25%
Evasion: (760-941)
Energy Shield: (147-182)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 62, 85 Dex, 85 Int2% chance to Dodge Spell Hits
<One to three random synthesis implicit modifiers>
+(1-3) to Level of Socketed Lightning Gems
Triggers Level 20 Lightning Aegis when Equipped
(1-20)% increased Attack Speed
(1-20)% increased Cast Speed
(300-400)% increased Evasion and Energy Shield
+(1-75) to maximum Mana
(1-20)% increased Movement Speed
Something within the machine never stops moving,
but Oriathan scholars dare not open it to find out why.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Crest of PerandusCrest of Perandus
Pine Buckler
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 31%
Evasion: 51
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 8, 26 Dex3% increased Movement Speed+(60-80) to maximum Life
Regenerate (5-7.5) Life per second
+30% to Lightning Resistance
0.6% of Physical Attack Damage Leeched as Life
+5% Chance to Block
"With piety and justice."
- Perandus family motto
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Jaws of AgonyJaws of Agony
Supreme Spiked Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 24%
Evasion: 290
Energy Shield: 56
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 70, 85 Dex, 85 Int4% chance to Dodge Spell HitsGrants Level 25 Bear Trap Skill
(18-28)% increased Trap Damage
(15-25)% increased Global Physical Damage
+(60-80) to maximum Life
-(18-14) Physical Damage taken from Attack Hits
25% chance to gain a Power Charge when you Throw a Trap
One wrong step triggers destruction.
Agony slowly dominates the will to live.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Chalice of HorrorsChalice of Horrors
War Buckler
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 31%
Evasion: (217-246)
Energy Shield: (60-84)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 29, 74 Dex9% increased Movement Speed+1 to Level of Socketed Curse Gems
(30-50)% increased Evasion Rating
+(50-70) to maximum Energy Shield
+(40-50) to maximum Life
+5% Chance to Block
10% Chance to Cause Monster to Flee on Block
Curse Skills have 100% increased Skill Effect Duration
An eye for an eye. A curse for a curse.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
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Redblade BannerRedblade Banner
Painted Tower Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 30%
Armour: (434-477)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 35, 87 Str+(20-30) to maximum Life(80-100)% increased Armour
+(50-60) to maximum Life
20% increased Taunt Duration
+5% Chance to Block
50% increased Warcry Cooldown Recovery Speed
2% of Attack Damage Leeched as Life against Taunted Enemies
Blood shed is blood shared.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
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The Eternal AppleThe Eternal Apple
Chiming Spirit Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 23%
Energy Shield: 46
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 49, 118 Int(10-15)% increased Spell DamageTrigger a Socketed Warcry Skill when you lose Endurance Charges
+(60-80) to maximum Life
+(17-23)% to Chaos Resistance
You lose all Endurance Charges on reaching maximum Endurance Charges
Cannot Block
50% increased Warcry Cooldown Recovery Speed
The empire is both the tree and the fruit.
It provides safe harbour as ideas grow within, and when the time is right, the apple is picked.
The idea, and our ideals, take root.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Unyielding FlameUnyielding Flame
Archon Kite Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 22%
Armour: 187
Energy Shield: 36
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 68, 85 Str, 85 Int+12% to all Elemental ResistancesTrigger Commandment of Inferno on Critical Strike
(50-70)% increased Global Critical Strike Chance
+(50-70) to maximum Life
+(20-30)% to Fire Resistance
(8-12)% increased Attack Speed if you've dealt a Critical Strike Recently
(8-12)% increased Cast Speed if you've dealt a Critical Strike Recently
An Emperor must conquer his own darkness before he can act as a beacon of light.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
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Great Old One's WardGreat Old One's Ward
Corrugated Buckler
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 27%
Evasion: 226
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 46, 112 Dex3% increased Movement Speed(8-12)% Chance to Block Spell Damage
Adds (8-12) to (15-20) Physical Damage to Attacks
(6-10)% increased Attack Speed
+(50-70) to maximum Life
The horrors we've encountered are nothing
compared to the horrors we haven't.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Tukohama's FortressTukohama's Fortress
Ebony Tower Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 25%
Armour: 494
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 61, 159 Str+(20-30) to maximum Life40% increased Totem Damage
+(80-100) to maximum Life
+1 to maximum number of Summoned Totems
+300 Armour per active Totem
Blood Magic
Mortal Conviction
Tukohama knew that he could not lose a fight in his fortress.
So he carried his fortress to the fight.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
The Unshattered WillThe Unshattered Will
Archon Kite Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 27%
Armour: 187
Energy Shield: 36
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 68, 85 Str, 85 Int+12% to all Elemental ResistancesGrants Summon Harbinger of Focus Skill
+(60-80) to maximum Life
+(10-15)% to all Elemental Resistances
+(30-50) Mana gained when you Block
+5% Chance to Block
Channelling Skills deal (50-70)% increased Damage
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
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Atziri's MirrorAtziri's Mirror
Golden Buckler
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 25%
Evasion: (930-992)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 54, 130 Dex6% increased Movement Speed+(40-60) to Intelligence
(180-200)% increased Evasion Rating
+(20-30)% to all Elemental Resistances
50% reduced Duration of Curses on you
Curse Reflection
+10% Chance to Block Attack Damage while not Cursed
+20% Chance to Block Spell Damage while Cursed
"As long as I see death in my mirror, so will Wraeclast."
- Atziri, Queen of the Vaal
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
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The AnticipationThe Anticipation
Ezomyte Tower Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 30%
Armour: (1252-1461)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 64, 159 Str+(30-40) to maximum Life(120-160)% increased Armour
+(50-70) to maximum Life
+6% Chance to Block
+1000 Armour if you've Blocked Recently
Permanently Intimidate Enemies on Block
We are within her reach,
and when the time is right,
she will reach into us.

This item can be transformed with a Blessing of Uul-Netol
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
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Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Magna EclipsisMagna Eclipsis
Pinnacle Tower Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 25%
Armour: (1494-1727)
Evasion: (96-120)
Energy Shield: (96-120)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 70, 159 Str+(20-30) to maximum Life+2 to Level of Socketed Gems
Triggers Level 20 Elemental Aegis when Equipped
(200-250)% increased Armour
+(60-80) to maximum Life
+(80-100) to Evasion Rating and Energy Shield
Lunaris crossed silently, shining and full,
Softly night left her, alone and forlorn.
Solaris rose to meet her, feeling her pull.
'Neath the midday sun, the night was reborn.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Rise of the PhoenixRise of the Phoenix
Mosaic Kite Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 24%
Armour: (294-323)
Energy Shield: (56-61)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 65, 85 Str, 85 Int+8% to all Elemental Resistances(80-100)% increased Armour and Energy Shield
+(40-60) to maximum Life
Regenerate (15-20) Life per second
+5% to maximum Fire Resistance
+(20-25)% to Fire Resistance
+25% to Fire Resistance while on Low Life
10% increased Movement Speed when on Low Life
Cannot be Ignited while on Low Life
My bearer shall be guarded by flame,
for I am the phoenix, forever radiant in glory.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
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Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
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Apep's SupremacyApep's Supremacy
Vaal Spirit Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 24%
Energy Shield: (219-243)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 62, 159 Int(5-10)% increased Spell DamageAdds (50-55) to (72-80) Chaos Damage
+(130-150) to maximum Energy Shield
(30-50)% faster start of Energy Shield Recharge
You take Chaos Damage instead of Physical Damage from Bleeding
+25% chance to be Poisoned
+3% to all maximum Resistances while Poisoned
Poisons on you expire 50% slower
Give him your body, and your burdens will follow.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
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Lioneye's RemorseLioneye's Remorse
Pinnacle Tower Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 30%
Armour: (1494-1727)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 70, 159 Str+(20-30) to maximum Life(200-250)% increased Armour
20% increased Stun and Block Recovery
+(160-180) to maximum Life
5% reduced Movement Speed
-25 Physical Damage taken from Projectile Attacks
+5% Chance to Block
Marceus' unblemished shield is a testament
to his arrogance... and his fate.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
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Esh's VisageEsh's Visage
Vaal Spirit Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 24%
Energy Shield: (190-201)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 62, 159 Int(5-10)% increased Spell Damage(240-260)% increased Energy Shield
+(40-70) to maximum Life
+(30-40)% to Lightning Resistance
+(17-29)% to Chaos Resistance
Chaos Damage does not bypass Energy Shield while not on Low Life or Low Mana
Reflect Shocks applied to you to all Nearby Enemies
She could see what she was not;
a silhouette wreathed in light.
And she was still.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
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Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
Esh's MirrorEsh's Mirror
Thorium Spirit Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 25%
Energy Shield: (102-112)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 53, 128 Int+(20-30) to Intelligence
(80-100)% increased Energy Shield
+(40-70) to maximum Life
+(35-40)% to Lightning Resistance
Adds 1 to 10 Lightning Damage for each Shocked Enemy you've Killed Recently
Shock Reflection
She looked upon her reflection
and trembled, and shook,
until she was not what she saw.
This item can be transformed with a Blessing of Esh
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
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Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
random corrupted ShieldAutomatic
The SurrenderThe Surrender
Ezomyte Tower Shield
Quality: +20%
Chance to Block: 30%
Armour: (1305-1513)
Movement Speed: -3%
Requires Level 64, 159 Str+(30-40) to maximum LifeGrants Level 30 Reckoning Skill
(130-170)% increased Armour
+(65-80) to maximum Life
Recover 250 Life when you Block
+6% Chance to Block
+1500 Armour if you've Blocked Recently
Our hearts cry out
but are silenced by our flesh
and so we give up our flesh.
5The MercenaryThe Mercenary5Shield
Corrupted
Loyalty can be bought. Just make sure you know who the buyer is.
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Version history

Version Changes
3.0.0
  • Cruel difficulty and thus a former drop location is removed.
2.0.3
  • Introduced to the game.