Armor in Pillars of Eternity 2: Deadfire are covered on this page. Armor encompasses all items a character may wear, that provide the wearer defensive bonuses during combat, particularly increasing its Damage Reduction (DR). There are several types of armor and shields available, each armor type has three quality levels: normal, fine, and exquisite. Armor is worn in the body slot, while shields used as part of Weapons sets.





Armor Rating

Recovery Speed



Aloth's Leather Armor       Worn by Aloth
Arkemyr's Old Robe       Arkemyr's Manor: Located inside the rooftop bedroom accessed through the second floor balcony.
Blackened Plate Armor       Dropped by Quartermaster Harka in the Sea-Lashed Crypt interior on Splintered Reef
Cabalist's Gambeson       Arkemyr's Manor: In the vault.
Casità Samelia's Legacy        
Deltro's Cage        
Desgraza Breastplate       Worn by Pallegina (depending on her fate in Pillars of Eternity)
Devil of Caroc Breastplate       If Devil of Caroc spared Harmke in the imported Pillars of Eternity save, it is available for purchase in Marihi's shop in Periki's Overlook.
Effigy's Husk       The Hanging Sepulchers: In the Forgotten Mausoleum, hidden above the tomb.
Five Suns Breastplate       Worn by Pallegina if she wasn't disgraced.
Fleshmender       Bounty - Ikorno: Looted from Ikorno.
Furrante's Breastplate       Dropped by Captain Furrante in the Balefire Beacon in Dunnage, if you kill him during the quest Honor Among Thieves.
Garari Cuirass       Can be bought from Ernezzo in Delver's Row.
Gipon Prudensco        
Hearth Defender's Scale       Tatok in Junvik Village. Reward for saving his son in the Nemnok quest.
Humility       Loot from Bounty - Onadere the Siren at the Kua o Rikuhu islands.
Iridescent Scale       Sold by Dimesa in The Treasure Trove in the Radiant Court district of Dunnage.
Magnera's Chain       Acquired after completing series od assasinations for Dessiral in Dunnage and collecting map parts from targets. Map leads to a buried treasure on one of the islands.
Miscreant's Leathers       Found on Benweth in Fort Deadlight
Nomad's Brigandine       Dropped by Beina in the jungle area on the small island south-west of Hasongo. Looted during Bounty - Beina.
Pale Hide  9   Legendary: +4 Armor Rating
Winter Coat: +3 Shock Armor Rating, +3 Freeze Armor Rating
Clad in Mist: 15% of incoming Hits converted to Grazes
Sold by Ramaso in the Radiant Court district of Dunnage.
Patinated Plate  13 +70%  Legendary: +4 Armor Rating
Heavy Bronze: +1 Armor Rating against Melee attacks, +15% Recovery Time
Rebound: 20% chance to Stun attacker for 2s when Hit with melee weapon
Crookspur: Sold by the generic merchant at the encampment.
Reckless Brigandine  11 +55% Exceptional: +2 Armor Rating
Go Not Quietly: +10% Action Speed in Melee. Increases with targets Engaged, +1 enemies Engaged
Forgotten Catacomb: Dropped by the Death Guard fanatic.
Saint's War Armor  7 +35% Second Chance: Grants Second Chance  Worn by Eder
Serafen's Padded Mail  9 +35% Fine: +1 armor rating  Carried by Serafen.
Sharpshooter's Garb  6 +20% Fine: +1 Armor Rating
Gunnery: -20% Reload Time with Arbalest / Arquebus / Crossbow attacks
Worn by Maia Rua
Spider Silk Robe  7 +0% Legendary: +4 Armor Rating
Gossamer Weave: +3 Slash Armor Rating
Web Walker: Immune to Dexterity afflictions
Dropped by Menzzago in the Glowing Outcrop on Splintered Reef
Swift Hunter's Garb 7 +5% Exceptional: +2 Armor Rating
Lithe Motion: -15% Recovery Time, 25% of incoming Crits converted to Hits
Received from Captain Aeldys for completing Goods and Services.
The Bloody Links 9 +35% Exceptional: +2 Armor Rating
Blood Price: Grants Blood Price
Fort Deadlight: Sold by a vendor
 The Undying Burden      Dig Deep: +1 Athletics
Grants Second Wind
Grit: Incoming weapon damage reduced by 10% (increases as health is lost for max -30% DR)
Of Constitution: +2 Constitution 
Menan's Broad Belt      Tumbler: +2 Athletics  
Physicker's Belt      +10% Healing done +1 Alchemy  
The Amazing and Truly Incredible Instant Potion Belt    

 +2 Alchemy

Grants Alchemist's Cache

The Maker's Own Power      Reforge the Flesh: Grants the ability upon becoming near death
Grants Reforge the Flesh (transforms wearer into pillar of steel reducing damage and restoring health)
Wrought: +1 might
Shaped by the Hammer: +2 crush armor rating
Bounding Boots      Of Bounding: Grants Leap  
Boots of Stability      Sturdy: +5 Fortitude
Surefooted: -50% hostile dexterity affliction duration
Exceptional Breastplate        
Fine Breastplate  8
Slash 6
Shock 6
   Fine: +1 Armor Rating  
Superb Brigandine        
Exceptional Brigandine        
Fine Brigandine  10
Pierce 6
Corrode 6
   Fine: +1 Armor Rating  
Gauntlets of Ogre Might      Of Ogre Might: +2 Might  
Gauntlets of Accuracy      Of Accuracy: +3 accuracy  
Swordman's Bracers      10% of incoming Hits convert to Grazes from melee weapons  
Gauntlets of Discipline      |Of Discipline: +2 Max Discipline  
Gauntlets of Reliability      Of Reliability: 15% of misses converted to grazes with proficient weapons  
Healing Hands      Lesser Lay on Hands: Grants lesser lay on hands  

Frog Helm

Acorn Helm        
Horned Helm        
Fine Hide Armor  6
Slash 4
Corrode 4
   Fine: +1 Armor Rating  
Fine Leather Armor  6
Crush 4
Freeze 4
    Fine: +1 Armor Rating  
Fine Padded Armor  6
Pierce 4
Burn 4
    Fine: +1 Armor Rating  
Fine Plate Armor  10
Crush 6
Shock 6
   Fine: +1 Armor Rating  
Fine Scale Armor  8
Pierce 6
Corrade 6
   Fine: +1 Armor Rating  
Garari Cuirass Light Armor   Legendary: +4 Armor Rating
Gararu Skin: +1 Armor Rating
Segmented Scutum: 10% of incoming Hits converted to Grazes from weapons
Fine Large Shield        
Engwithan Shield        


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