Shield Block

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Shield Block is a free warrior spell card, from the Legacy set.

Other versions

How to get

The Regular and Golden copies of Shield Block are uncraftable. They have special unlock requirements and cannot be crafted, disenchanted, or opened from card packs:
LegacyUnlock Wild formatRegular, Golden2

Previous availability

Shield Block used to be obtainable through these means.

Custom Level up warrior to 28 until March 30, 2021.Golden 1
Custom Level up warrior to 30 until March 30, 2021.Golden 1
Custom Level up warrior to 8 until March 30, 2021.Regular 2


"My faith be my shield."—Mojo Mender Ja'nah
"Mine be dis huge metal thing, mon."—Indalamar

In World of Warcraft, Shield Block is a defensive Protection warrior ability that increases the chance to block by 25% for 6 seconds. It can only be used when the warrior has a shield equipped.



Patch changes

  • FOL Logo.pngPatch (2023-04-27):
    • Now costs 2 (Down from 3).
  • Forged in the Barrens logo.pngPatch (2021-03-25):
  • Journey to Un'Goro logo.png Patch (2017-04-04):
    • Rarity is now Free (previously: Common).
  • Hearthstone logo.png Patch (Closed beta, 2013-12-10):
    • Golden card unlock requirement is now: "Unlocked at Level 28." (previously: "Unlocked at Level 46.").
  • Hearthstone logo.png Patch (Closed beta, 2013-10-02):
    • Flavor text now reads: "Shields were invented because Face Block is USELESS." (previously: no flavor text).
    • Unlock requirement is now: "Unlocked at Level 8." (previously: no special unlock requirement).
    • Golden card unlock requirement is now: "Unlocked at Level 46." (previously: no special unlock requirement).
  • Hearthstone logo.png Patch (Alpha, April or May 2013):
    • Added.

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