For other uses, see Armor.

Armor indicates any type of apparel item worn about the body of the Eternal Champion to protect it from harm.

Armor piecesEdit

The body is protected by various pieces of armor one can find at an equipment store. They can be classified in the following manner:

Armor Piece Protects
Helm Head
Right Pauldron Right shoulder and upper arm
Left Pauldron Left shoulder and upper arm
Cuirass Chest and back
Gauntlets (Arena) Hands
Greaves (Arena) Waist and upper legs
Boots Lower legs and feet

Equipment effectsEdit

The Agility (AGI) rating can change one's Armor Rating (AR), as can certain types of equipment. Below is a list of the equipment and its effects on the AR. Because of the sheer volume of magical items available, this list can only be a guideline when buying armor or other items.

Equipment typeEdit

For the Armor Rating, a negative number is considered good, while a positive is disadvantageous. The lower the rating, the better protected the player is.

  • Leather armor pieces reduce 3 points of AR
  • Chain armor pieces reduce 6 points of AR
  • Plate armor pieces reduce 9 points of AR


Arena - Leather Full Set M & F

Male and Female versions of the Leather Armor set.

Arena - Chain Armor Full Set M & F

Male and Female versions of the Chain Armor set.

Type Armor Rating (AR)
Leather -3
Chain -6


Arena - Full Plate Armor M & F

Male and Female versions of the standard Plate Armor set.

Type Armor Rating (AR)
Iron +1
Steel 0
Silver 0
Elven -1
Dwarven -2


Adamantium -4
Ebony -5


Shield Type Protects Armor Rating (AR)
Buckler Hands, Left Shoulder -1
Round Shield Hands, Left Shoulder, Waist -2
Kite Shield Hands, Left Shoulder, Waist, Upper Legs -3
Tower Shield Hands, Head, Entire left side -4

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  • Which game had better armor?

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    • I prefer the way the armors look in Skyrim, but I wish the game allowed you to change your upper leg armor like in Oblivion.
    • I haven't played Morrowind, but i've sank more time into Oblivion and Skyrim than I care to think about. For realism and enchanti...
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