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This is an article for Best Shield Tier List in Elden Ring. Includes shield details, recommended greatshield & medium shield, stats, requirements, features, and more!

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All Shields List

Best Shield List

Recommended Greatshield

Name Atk Weight Requirements
Jellyfish ShieldJellyfish Shield 123 8.0 Str 20 / Dex 14
Phy Phy Fire Light Holy Guard
100 52 52 40 48 52
Shield Features
As a Greatshield, it is easy to handle due to its low Strength requirement and its ability to increase Attack power for a certain period of time with Contagious Fury. However, it is vulnerable to Physical attacks.
Name Atk Weight Requirements
Fingerprint Stone ShieldFingerprint Stone Shield 139 29.0 Str 48
Phy Phy Fire Light Holy Guard
100 77 81 79 75 81
Shield Features
The second strongest shield in the lineup. Although the required strength value is high, it has the highest Crit Rate and Guard Boost.
Name Atk Weight Requirements
Visage ShieldVisage Shield 186 24.0 Str 44
Phy Phy Fire Light Holy Guard
100 62 81 40 62 75
Shield Features
You can use its Tongues of Fire skill while blocking attacks which proves itself excellent against Zako enemies.
Name Atk Weight Requirements
Eclipse Crest GreatshieldEclipse Crest Greatshield 110 15 Str 32
Phy Phy Fire Light Holy Guard
100 72 57 51 59 67
Shield Features
This shield is appealing with its well-balanced Crit rate damage while also increases Immunity, Robustness and Focus by +50.

Recommended Medium Shield

Name Atk Weight Requirements
Brass ShieldBrass Shield 84 7.0 Str 16
Phy Phy Fire Light Holy Guard
100 55 59 39 54 56
Shield Features
Its has the highest Guard Boost stat in all of the Medium Shields.
Name Atk Weight Requirements
Banished KnightBanished Knight's Shield 81 6.0 Str 14
Phy Phy Fire Light Holy Guard
100 49 57 31 48 55
Shield Features
A shield with a required strength value of 14 and a high Crit Rate. You can easily wield this shield with its low strength value requirements.
Name Atk Weight Requirements
Twinbird Kite ShieldTwinbird Kite Shield 78 4.5 Str 12
Phy Phy Fire Light Holy Guard
100 49 50 28 35 50
Shield Features
Guarded Damage Negation is somewhat low, but the effect of increased Attack Power and defense when HP is reduced is enticing.
Name Atk Weight Requirements
Albinauric ShieldAlbinauric Shield 78 4.5 Str 11
Phy Phy Fire Light Holy Guard
100 66 42 23 47 51
Shield Features
It has a high magic Crit Rate with a low required strength value of 11.
Name Atk Weight Requirements
Silver MirrorshieldSilver Mirrorshield 70 3.5 Str 12 / Dex 10 / Int 10
Phy Phy Fire Light Holy Guard
100 89 31 19 27 45
Shield Features
A shield specialized infused with Anti-Magic/Incantation with a very high magic Crit Rate. However, you may find that its lacking value in other areas.

Best Shield Ranking Based On Players

This best shield rating is determined by the votes of all participating ELDEN RING players. The aim for this are not only to show their performance but also the current build trends and popular shields.

Best Greatshield Ranking

Best Medium Shield Ranking

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