Shield Slam is a Skill in Dragon's Dogma that can be used by Fighters and Assassins in Dragon's Dogma: Dark Arisen. Some Skills are shared between Vocations - when you buy a Skill, it can be accessed by any Vocation that can use it and doesn't have to be purchased again when swapping Vocations. New Skills can be bought using Discipline Points and changed at Inns around Gransys.
Dragon's Dogma Shield Slam Effects
Shield Slam has the following effects:
- Character strikes a blow with their shield that causes little damage but forces the target to drop their guard.
- Can inflict Torpor and Poison with a Rusted Shield
- Rarify your shield to to increase the chance of debilitating with each strike.
Shield Slam Dragon's Dogma Requirements
These are the requirements to unlock and use Shield Slam:
- Weapons: Shields
- Rank Available: When Shield Strike/Shield Storm is available
- Cost: Shieldman's Ring
Dragon's Dogma Shield Slam Upgrades
Some Skills have advanced forms that have stronger effects that can range from more damage, having a longer duration, being able to hit more enemies etc.
This is the advancement path for Shield Slam: