Shield of Vendrick, King of Drangleic.
One fragment of Dark, having taken human shape,
became obsessed with the King's soul.
Impelled by its own cravings, it sought souls,
and strove to make the strength of the Giants
Aux Effects Reduction
Can't be infused.
Boss upgrade path.
Requires Petrified Dragon Bone.
|Name||Damage||Stat Bonuses||Damage Reduction||Aux Effects
|King's Shield +0||28/0/60/0/0||C/C/-/C/-/-||100/60/85/65/45||60/60/60/60||55||-||-|
|King's Shield +1||36/0/66/0/0||C/C/-/C/-/-||100/61.0/85.3/65.8/46.3||61.0/61.0/61.0/61.0||56||1||1,230|
|King's Shield +2||44/0/72/0/0||C/C/-/C/-/-||100/62.0/85.7/66.7/47.7||62.0/62.0/62.0/62.0||58||2||1,540|
|King's Shield +3||53/0/78/0/0||C/C/-/C/-/-||100/63.0/86.1/67.6/49.1||63.0/63.0/63.0/63.0||59||3||1,850|
|King's Shield +4||61/0/84/0/0||C/C/-/C/-/-||100/64.0/86.5/68.5/50.5||64.0/64.0/64.0/64.0||61||4||2,460|
|King's Shield +5||70/0/90/0/0||C/C/-/C/-/-||100/65.0/86.8/69.3/51.8||65.0/65.0/65.0/65.0||63||5||2,770|
The Damage stat dictates how much damage the shield does when used for bashing. The Damage stats for a shield are A / B / C / D / E:
Most shields deal Strike damage, with a few exceptions.
|Counter Strength:||Damage multiplier when hitting an enemy that is performing an action such as attacking. Value of 100 means no extra damage.|
|Poise Damage:||The ability of the shield to break the poise of an enemy.|
|Durability:||The durability of the shield. The shield will break when durability reaches 0.|
|Weight:||The weight of the shield. Note that carrying over 70% of your Equip Weight will reduce the speed of your rolls, while going
over 100% will reduce your regular speed to walking and attempts to roll or backstep will leave you momentarily stunned.
Determines how high various Stats must be in order to wield the shield effectively.
While it is possible to use a shield with lower-than-required Strength, your character will suffer a severe penalty to damage reduction.
The Aux Effect stat dictates how effective the shield will be at causing the effect. The Aux Effect stats for a shield are A / B:
|Aux Effect Reduction:||
The Aux Effect Reduction % of the shield. It dictates how much effect the shield mitigates while blocking.
The Damage Reduction % of the shield. It dictates how much damage the shield mitigates while blocking.
|Stability:||Determines the amount of stamina expended to block an incoming attack. A higher stability also allows you to block stronger
attacks without breaking guard and reduces the amount of stamina depleted from blocking attacks.