Artwork from Final Fantasy V.

One of the heavier shields. It is lighter than the bronze shield, and was first used on the battlefield by the Grandshelt Kingdom. At the time, iron was a much more difficult and costly material to acquire than bronze for making shields, and while the neighboring countries refused to increase their war expenditures, the kingdom took this opportunity to place iron shield at the front lines of its army to continue gaining territory. As a result, the kingdom grew even larger.

Final Fantasy Brave Exvius description

Iron Shield (アイアンシールド, Aian Shīrudo?) or (てつのたて, Tetsu no Tate?), also known as Iron, is a recurring shield in the series. It is a low-ranked shield that provides minimal defenses and no special bonuses.

Appearances[edit | edit source]

Final Fantasy[edit | edit source]

A shield wrought from iron.

Description

Iron Shield is a low-ranked shield that provides 4 Defense. It can be bought for 100 gil (80 in Easy mode) at Elfheim or found at Castle Cornelia. It can be equipped by the Warrior, Knight, and Ninja classes.

Final Fantasy IV[edit | edit source]

Shield of iron.

Description

Iron Shield is the weakest shield, providing 1 Defense and 20 Evasion. It is initially equipped on Kain, and can be bought for 100 gil at Agart. In the 3D remakes, it also offers immunity to Blind.

Final Fantasy IV: The After Years[edit | edit source]

Iron Shield is a low-ranked shield, now providing 2 Defense, 1 Magic Defense, 22% Evasion, and 1% Magic Evasion. It it initially equipped on Ceodore, and can be bought for 600 gil at Mist, Kaipo, Damcyan, and Dwarven Castle or found in the Dwarven Castle (Rydia's Tale). It can be equipped by Cecil, Ceodore, Kain, Cid, and Golbez.

Final Fantasy V[edit | edit source]

Easy to make and easy to use.

Description

Iron Shield is a low-ranked shield that provides 2 Defense, 20 Evasion, and 2 Weight. It can be bought for 390 gil at Walse or stolen from Melusine.

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles[edit | edit source]

Iron Shield is a low-ranked shield for the Clavat, which provides 10 Defense.

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Final Fantasy Adventure[edit | edit source]

Iron has an shield icon before its name. It is found in the Cave of Marsh, which blocks Dagger, Harpoon, Spear, Mimic Box, Pincer, Blizzard, Sword, and Rapier.

Final Fantasy Dimensions[edit | edit source]

Iron Shield is a low-ranked shield that provides 3 Defense and 15 Evade.

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Dissidia Final Fantasy[edit | edit source]

Iron Shield is a level 8 shield that provides +10 Defense. It can be obtained from the shop by trading 2,000 gil.

Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy[edit | edit source]

Iron Shield is a level 1 shield that provides +8 Defense. It can be obtained from the shop by trading 1,220 gil.

Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia[edit | edit source]

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Final Fantasy Record Keeper[edit | edit source]

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Final Fantasy Brave Exvius[edit | edit source]

Iron Shield is a Heavy Shield obtained by buying it for 600 gil at Village of Kol and Grandport, by crafting it using 120 gil, x1 Thickened Hide, and x12 Iron Ores, and by finding it in a chest in Grandport. It provides 18 DEF.

Non-Final Fantasy guest appearances[edit | edit source]

Ehrgeiz: God Bless the Ring[edit | edit source]

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A shield made of iron.

Description

The Iron Shield appears as a shield within the Forsaken Dungeon. It provides 6 Armor Def, 8 Durability, and +1 Magic Def.

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