|The subject of this article was removed from World of Warcraft in patch 4.0.1.|
|Location||Protection, Tier 10|
|Affects||Blocking with a shield|
Damage Shield is a protection warrior talent which causes normal and blocked melee hits taken to reflect damage equal to 10/20% of the warrior's block value.
|Rank||Percent of block value reflected|
- Staple for AoE tanking/farming. Reflected damage can crit and is affected by abilities/buffs which increase damage by percentage.
- Synergizes with that increases block value.
- / Patch 4.0.1 (12-Oct-2010): Removed.
- Patch 3.3.0 (08-Dec-2009): This ability will no longer trigger any chance-on-hit effects from the warrior or the opponent it damages.
- Patch 3.1.0 (14-Apr-2009): Fixed a bug which caused this ability to benefit from Recklessness.
- Patch 3.0.8 (2009-01-20): Rank 1 of this ability now works properly.