This article is about the warrior talent. For the former shaman talent, see Shield Specialization (shaman talent). For the former paladin talent, see Shield Specialization (paladin talent).

Shield Specialization increases your chance to Block with your shield and generates extra Rage when blocks occur.

Rank tableEdit

Rank Rage generation
Spell Reflection
Rage generation chance
1 5% 20%
2 10% 40%
3 15% 60%

Patch changes Edit

  • Wrath-Logo-Small/ Cataclysm-Logo-Small Patch 4.0.1 (12-Oct-2010): No longer increases chance to block. Rage generation changed to only occur when blocking instead of when also parrying or dodging an attack. Spell Reflection effect added.
  • Wrath-Logo-Small Patch 3.2.0 (04-Aug-2009): Now provides 5 rage on a block, dodge or parry instead of 2 rage on a block.
  • Bc icon/ Wrath-Logo-Small Patch 3.0.2 (14-Oct-2008): Moved to Tier 1, now increases rage by 2 on a successful block.
  • WoW Icon 16x16 Patch 1.5.0 (2005-06-07): In addition to increasing % chance to block, it now gives the warrior a 20/40/60/80/100% chance to generate 1 rage on a successful block.

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