This bronze shield is rather small, allowing the user to deftly block his opponent's attacks.
Final Fantasy Tactics description
Bronze Shield, also known as Bronze and Buckler, is a recurring shield in the series. It is often a low-ranked shield or the weakest shield in the game, being easily trumped by later shields. It is part of the bronze equipment set.
- 1 Appearances
- 1.1 Final Fantasy II
- 1.2 Final Fantasy IV: The After Years
- 1.3 Final Fantasy V
- 1.4 Final Fantasy XII
- 1.5 Final Fantasy Tactics
- 1.6 Final Fantasy Tactics Advance
- 1.7 Final Fantasy Adventure
- 1.8 The Final Fantasy Legend
- 1.9 Final Fantasy Legend II
- 1.10 Final Fantasy Legend III
- 1.11 Final Fantasy Dimensions
- 1.12 Final Fantasy Record Keeper
- 1.13 Final Fantasy Brave Exvius
- 2 Non-Final Fantasy guest appearances
- 3 Gallery
Appearances[edit | edit source]
Small shield made of bronze.
Bronze Shield is a low-ranked shield, only being slightly stronger than the Buckler. It provides 10% Evade and -70 Int/Spr, and can be bought for 150 gil (200 in the NES/PSX versions) at Paloom, Poft, Bafsk, and Salamand, or dropped from Goblin Prince.
Lightweight bronze shield.
In the original version, Bronze Shield is a low-ranked shield that requires the Shields 2 license to equip and provides 12 Evade. It can be bought for 1,200 gil at Rabanastre, Bhujerba, and Tomb of Raithwall, and is found at Ogir-Yensa Sandsea (Platform 1 - Refinery and Platform 2 - Refinery).
In the Zodiac versions, Bronze Shield now provides 11 Defense and requires the Shields 2 for 20 LP. It can be bought for 800 gil at Rabanastre, Bhujerba, and Dreadnought Leviathan. It is stolen from Ripe Rampager (55%) in Trial Mode Stage 3 and is also a Diamond Armlet treasure on Stage 17. It can be equipped by the Red Battlemage, Knight, Foebreaker, and Shikari.
Simple shield of worked copper.
A simple shield of bronze.
Bronze has an shield icon before its name. It can be bought in First Town for 50 GP and found in Cave of North. It has 50 uses, provides a Evasion of 50%, add 9 HP to Robots, and increases their Def by 2.
Bronze is the weakest shield, bought in Dharm in the Present for 700 GP. It provides 2 defense and 2 magic defense.
Bronze Shield is a low-ranked shield that provides 2 Defense and 12 Evade.
One of the heavier shields. This shield is much broader than its lighter counterparts and made of bronze, a combination that makes it heavy. It can be used to cover the entire body against enemy attacks, but really slows down movement, making it hard to gauge the right timing to guard. The building of a warrior's defense requires not only swords and lances, but also the power to move while sporting armor, a helmet, and a shield.
Bronze Shield is a Heavy Shield obtained by buying it for 300 gil at Royal Capital Grandshelt, by crafting it with 60 gil, x1 Thickened Hide, and x5 Copper Ores, and by finding it during the exploration of Fulan Pass. It provides 16 DEF.
Non-Final Fantasy guest appearances[edit | edit source]
A shield made of bronze.
The Bronze Shield appears as a shield within the Forsaken Dungeon. It provides 4 Armor Def, 7 Durability, and +1 Magic Def.