|This article is about passive shields added by body shields. For active shields used while downed, see Knockdown Shield. For Gibraltar's shield abilities, see Gibraltar.|
Shields are a buffer that absorb damage before a legend starts losing health. Shields are gained by equipping a Body Shield, which grants the player anywhere from 2-4 bars (depending on rarity); each bar absorbs 25 points of damage. They do not automatically regenerate (with the exception of Wattson's Interception Pylon), but can be replenished by using shield-restoring items or by equipping an undamaged body shield. Furthermore, Finishers successfully executed completely refills your shield health.
Shield-restoring items[edit | edit source]
Shield-restoring items can be found across the map. They can be used, when shields are damaged, via the inventory or health kits menu. Using a restoring item takes several seconds and slows down your movement and disables other actions while being used but can be canceled if needed.
The following items restore shields: