Shield Barrier is a warrior ability learned at level 81 for those with the Arms or Fury specialization. Warriors can absorb incoming damage; the amount absorbed depends upon rage consumed (above the initial 20, up to 60) as well as attack power.
Patch changes Edit
- Patch 6.1.0 (24-Feb-2015): Shield Barrier now absorbs 24.4% more damage.
- Patch 5.2.0 (5-Mar-2013): Shield Barrier now scales approximately 10% less efficiently with attack power.
- Patch 5.0.4 (28-August-2012): Added.