I'm just starting Dark Souls as a Warrior, and have encountered the first giant monster, archer, and sword-wielding opponents, and have found a shield and a sword, but I can't seem to equip either of them, and don't know why. All rights reserved. Each game puts players up against enemies that deal extreme amounts of damage. Some shields vastly outperform others whether by their stats or unique properties. Not really. The issue is how much effort players must go through to obtain it. Skill: Weapon Skill Equipping this shield in the left hand allows one to perform the Skill of the right hand weapon. The Sanctus grants HP recovery over time. Small Shields in Dark Souls 2 are a type of Shield that usually weigh very little and have the least form of protection from attacks. 3.8k. Nothing comes close to the defensive properties of the Rebel's Greatshield. Updated December 11th, 2020 by Charles Burgar: Shields are generally an underrated tool in Dark Souls 2. Since the Throne Defender is part of the final series of bosses in Dark Souls 2, most players will need to go partway through NG+ before they can craft this shield. A stability of 50 and a weight of 4.5 is average at best. There is practically no weakness to this shield, but only those who spec somewhat into magic will get the most use out of this item. 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