Archives of Nethys

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Shield Block (Combat)

Source Character Operations Manual pg. 118
You can position your shield to protect against area effects.

Prerequisites: Proficiency with shields.

Benefit: As a reaction when you would take damage from an effect that allows a Reflex save, you can spend a Resolve Point to reduce the damage you take from that effect by an amount equal to your shield’s item level.