crystal ring shield viable? any other shield suggestions

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    crystal ring shield viable? any other shield suggestions

    Post by raecor14 on Fri Nov 09, 2012 3:54 am

    hey guys, i have started on my mage assassin build and i have run into a very hard choice, what shield to use. as of now i quite like the look of the crystal ring shield but is it worth getting rid of my parry? any other bad-*** shields? nothing too common please.


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    Re: crystal ring shield viable? any other shield suggestions

    Post by Rarayn on Fri Nov 09, 2012 4:01 am

    The Crystal Ring Shield used to be very good, but a patch nerfed it into oblivion. Now it's only relatively decent at best. If you are confident in your parrying skills, it's not worth it.

    As for a replacement shield that would sort of fit your theme; how about either Spider Shield or Blood Shield?
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    Re: crystal ring shield viable? any other shield suggestions

    Post by raecor14 on Fri Nov 09, 2012 4:06 am

    i want the shield to be darker, i was thinking mabey effigy?


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    Re: crystal ring shield viable? any other shield suggestions

    Post by Rarayn on Fri Nov 09, 2012 4:07 am

    It has ridiculously good resistances, so that's also a good option, yeah.
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    Re: crystal ring shield viable? any other shield suggestions

    Post by sparkly-twinkly-lizard on Fri Nov 09, 2012 1:43 pm

    the basic wooden shield from the burg is good, umm not sure what else fits with a "dark" theme thtas not common...


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