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For other uses, see shield.

"Shield skill directly improves a character’s armor class while a shield is employed. Expert and master ranking in the shield increase this defensive bonus."

Shield is a skill in Might and Magic VI: The Mandate of Heaven that increases the effectiveness of shields. Knights, paladins, druids and clerics can learn the skill.


  • Normal: +1 Armor Class per skill point.
  • Expert: +2 Armor Class per skill point.
  • Master: +3 Armor Class per skill point.

To learn master shield, characters need ten ranks in the skill.