Obsidian Shield

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Obsidian Shield
  • Obsidian Shield item spriteold Obsidian Shield item sprite
  • Obsidian Shield equipped
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TooltipGrants immunity to knockback
Grants immunity to fire blocks
RarityRarity level: 4
Sell2 GC
Research1 required

The Obsidian Shield is a shield accessory made from the Cobalt Shield and Obsidian Skull, and combines their functionality as well as their defense boosts. It grants immunity from knockback, as well as immunity from the Burning debuff, and provides 2 defense.



ResultIngredientsCrafting station
Obsidian ShieldObsidian ShieldTinkerer's WorkshopTinkerer's Workshop

Used in

ResultIngredientsCrafting station
Ankh ShieldAnkh ShieldTinkerer's WorkshopTinkerer's Workshop


  • It is almost necessary when traversing The Underworld, as knockback from enemies and damage from Hellstone and Hellstone Brick are two of the major threats the player will have to deal with.
  • The Obsidian Shield can synergize with the Brand of the Inferno(Desktop, Console and Mobile versions) to block attacks, granting the Striking Moment buff.


  • Console 1.06: Inventory sprite updated to match Desktop 1.2.3.