Shield of the Righteous is a paladin ability learned at level 40 for those with the Protection specialization. It causes holy damage, reduces physical damage taken for a short amount of time, and increases the strength of when used to heal yourself (stacks up to 5 times).
Modified by Edit
- Core abilities
- Protection specialization abilities
Patch changes Edit
- Patch 6.0.2 (14-October-2014): Shield of the Righteous now reduces physical damage taken by 20% (down from 25%).
- Patch 5.3.0 (21-May-2013): Shield of the Righteous now reduces physical damage taken by 25%, down from 30%.
- Patch 4.3.0 (29-Nov-2011): New sound effect added.
- / Patch 4.0.1 (12-Oct-2010): Renamed from Shield of Righteousness, functionality changed.