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{{Unit
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| type = melee
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| promoted = yes
 
| portrait = shieldmaster.png
 
| portrait = shieldmaster.png
 
| armormin = 9
 
| armormin = 9
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| maxtotal3 = 35
 
| maxtotal3 = 35
 
| movement = 3
 
| movement = 3
| attack = ?
 
 
| active = Bring the Pain
 
| active = Bring the Pain
 
| passive = Return the Favor
 
| passive = Return the Favor
 
}}
 
}}
   
The Shieldmaster is a promoted unit from the [[Shieldbanger]]. His passive is [[Return the Favor]]. He has a base movement range of 3-tiles.
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The [[Shieldmaster]] is a promotion of the [[Shieldbanger]]. Like the Shieldbanger, his passive is [[Return the Favor]].
   
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{| style="float: left"
==Ability: [[Bring the Pain]]==
 
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| [[File:bringthepain icon.png]]
[[File:bringthepain_icon.png|link=Bring the Pain|alt=Bring the Pain]]
 
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|}
 
==Active Ability: Bring the Pain==
   
The [[Shieldmaster]] strikes an adjacent enemy for [[armor]] damage before hunkering down and boosting his passive ability, [[Return the Favor]] to return even more [[armor]] damage for 1 turn.
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The Shieldmaster strikes an adjacent enemy for [[armor]] damage before hunkering down and boosting his passive ability, Return the Favor to return even more armor damage for 1 turn.
   
By using [[Bring the Pain]], the [[Shieldmaster]] can create a forward charge that punishes enemies for ganging up against him.
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By using Bring the Pain, the Shieldmaster can create a forward charge that punishes enemies for ganging up against him.
   
'''Rank 1: '''Normal [[break]] attack and +1 to [[Return the Favor]]
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'''Rank 1: '''Normal [[break]] attack and +1 to Return the Favor
   
'''Rank 2: '''+1 [[break]] attack and +2 to [[Return the Favor]]
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'''Rank 2: '''+1 [[break]] attack and +2 to Return the Favor
   
'''Rank 3: '''+2 [[break]] attack and +3 to [[Return the Favor]]
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'''Rank 3: '''+2 [[break]] attack and +3 to Return the Favor
   
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==Lore==
 
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{{Lore
==Passive: [[Return the Favor]]==
 
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| text =There was one Varl who even the Dredge recognized and feared, called Steinn. Though he as said to have never killed a single enemy, they ran at the mere sight of him. Those who witnessed the battles say as Steinn waded through their midst, shield and cudgel a vicious blur, Dredge would stumble away battered, bruised and with their fearsome black armor shattered and worthless. The warriors who followed behind found little resistance.
 
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A character who attacks a [[shieldbanger]] loses 1 point of [[armor]] for each strike he makes.
 
 
[[Return the Favor]] triggers every time the [[Shieldbanger]] takes damage from an adjacent enemy, which can make it devastating to hit him with attacks that strike multiple times.
 
   
 
[[Category:Units]]
 
[[Category:Units]]

Latest revision as of 16:13, 1 May 2013

Shieldmaster.png Statistics
Min – Max Stat
9 – 16 Armor.png
Armor.png
8 – 13 Strength.png
Strength.png
3 – 9 Willpower.png
Willpower.png
1 – 2 Exertion.png
Exertion.png
1 – 4 Break.png
Break.png
Max total Rank
33 1
34 2
35 3
Movement Range
3
Ability
Active Passive
Bring the Pain Return the Favor
Shieldmaster
Class: Shieldbanger


The Shieldmaster is a promotion of the Shieldbanger. Like the Shieldbanger, his passive is Return the Favor.

Bringthepain icon.png

Active Ability: Bring the Pain[]

The Shieldmaster strikes an adjacent enemy for armor damage before hunkering down and boosting his passive ability, Return the Favor to return even more armor damage for 1 turn.

By using Bring the Pain, the Shieldmaster can create a forward charge that punishes enemies for ganging up against him.

Rank 1: Normal break attack and +1 to Return the Favor

Rank 2: +1 break attack and +2 to Return the Favor

Rank 3: +2 break attack and +3 to Return the Favor

Lore[]

There was one Varl who even the Dredge recognized and feared, called Steinn. Though he as said to have never killed a single enemy, they ran at the mere sight of him. Those who witnessed the battles say as Steinn waded through their midst, shield and cudgel a vicious blur, Dredge would stumble away battered, bruised and with their fearsome black armor shattered and worthless. The warriors who followed behind found little resistance.