|Found in||Dragon Quest VII|
Dragon Quest VIII
Dragon Quest IX
Dragon Quest XI
|Effect||Offers protection against either fire or ice damage.|
The ice shield is a recurring shield in the Dragon Quest series. It protects against cold in modern games, but originally reduced fire damage. The ice shield is the frigid counterpart to the flame shield.
The ice shield increases defence by +24, style by +17, and cuts frizz, sizz, bang, and fire breath damage by 20 points. It is sold in Buccanham for 3,800G, and can be equipped by Hero, Kiefer, Ruff, and Aishe.
The ice shield offers a defense bonus of +33, cuts ice damage by 5 points, and casts an ice-specific version of Insulatle when used as an item. It can be equipped by the Hero and Angelo in all versions of the game, and by Red in the 3DS port.
|A shield that increases the wielder's resistance to ice-based attacks when used as an item in battle.|
|Ice shield (DS)|
|Found||Buy in Batsureg.|
|Recipe||Magic shield + Ice crystal + Resurrock|
|Equipable by||Warrior, Priest, Mage, Minstrel, Paladin, Armamentalist, Sage, Luminary, Omnivocational Shieldmaster|
|Flavor text||A shield that builds an iceproof barrier if used as an item in battle.|
|Notes||Reduces damage taken from ice attacks by 10%.|
Casts a form of Insulatle that protects against ice attacks when used as a tool in battle.
(+34, +36, +38)
|Found||Sold in Sniflheim, Snaerfelt campsite|
|Equipable by||Hero, Serena, Sylvando, Hendrik|
|Flavor text||A blizzard-infused buckler that's brilliantly effective against icy attacks.|
|Notes||Cuts ice damage by 10%|
Dropped by Snowgres at 1/128
The ice shield as it appears in the Dragon Quest Legend Items Gallery