Shield Handle
Shield Handle
Upgrade component
Rarity Common
Value 0 Gold
Stackable No
Campaign Core

A Shield Handle is the suffix upgrade for shields.


  • Shield Handles can be found on any shield with a rarity of blue, purple, or gold. If, after being identified, the shield's name ends with one of the modifiers listed below, then it contains a corresponding Shield Handle.
  • The Shield Handle can be salvaged from the original item using an Expert Salvage Kit or equivalent.

Available modifiers

Shield Handles can be found with a variety of modifiers, summarized below. The name of a specific Shield Handle will identify its modifier, e.g. Shield Handle of Fortitude.

Modifier Effect
of Fortitude Health +10...30
of Devotion Health +30...45 (while Enchanted)
of Endurance Health +30...45 (while in a Stance)
of Valor Health +45...60 (while Hexed)


  • Shield Handles were introduced in the Nightfall campaign, thus they can only be found on shields that drop in Nightfall and the Eye of the North expansion.
  • Shield Handles can only be applied to inscribable shields.
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