A heavily plated shield from the faraway world of Eos. Equipping this shield imparts great defense, but it can only be used by those skilled with shields. Those without the proper skills will find it difficult to even hold it upright. In Eos, this shield is not only rare, but is also said to be one of the strongest gears available.
Ziedrich (ザイドリッツ, Zaidorittsu?, lit. Seydlitz), also known as Seydlitz, Juggernaut Badge, and Atlas, is a recurring armor in the series. It is generally a very powerful piece of equipment, providing high stat bonuses as well as protection against nearly all elements in the game it appears in.
Ziedrich is a high-ranked armor that provides 100 Defense, 15 Def%, 98 Magic Defense, 18 MDef%, +20 Strength and Magic, and halves all elements bar Shout and the Hidden element. It can only be stolen from Turks:Rude at Rocket Town, Sunken Gelnika, and during the Midgar raid in the subway.Noctis and Gladiolus.
Shot Resistance: 14%
+200 Strength for 3 seconds after Blinking (effect triggers only for Noctis)
|Reward: Legend Wrapped in an Enigma (Randolph)|
A shield formed from many layers of armor. Executing Blink boosts attack strength.
Ziedrich is a Heavy Shield that is obtained as Gladiolus's Trust Master. It provides 70 DEF, 35 SPR, HP +15%, and has a 30% chance for the user to counter physical attacks with Ziedrich, boosting their ATK by 100% for 1 turn.
Non-Final Fantasy guest appearancesEdit
Assassin's Creed: OriginsEdit
For days on end, a legendary blacksmith hammered a new sheet of armor onto this shield. It will make a legend of you.
In December 2017, a Final Fantasy crossover quest was added to Assassin's Creed: Origins. The player can get a "chocobo camel" hybrid as a legendary mount, Noctis's Ultima Blade as a sword and the Ziedrich as a shield.
Seydlitz is a surname of Prussian, Silesian, Thuringian, Saxon and Polish nobility. The SMS Seydlitz was a German battlecruiser built in 1910. It was named after Friedrich Wilhelm von Seydlitz, a Prussian general during the reign of King Frederick the Great and the Seven Years' War.
It has also been known as "Atlas". Atlas is one of the Titans, a race of primordial giants who fought against the gods of Olympus. When the Titans lost, Zeus punished Atlas by forcing him to spend eternity at the western horizon holding up the sky on his shoulders.In Greek mythology