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It's probably overpowered

The thing with shields is that they add a big boost to AC at the expense of increased damage. Usually the shield prevents you from holding two-handed weapons which have the bigger damage die - or prevent you from holding a second weapon for two weapon fighting.

Turning that into another attack option skews this to something everyone is going to want to have.

+2 AC (or more! with magic shields) and I can still attack with that arm? AND I get the other shield master attributes? YES, PLEASE!

It's probably overpowered

The thing with shields is that they add a big boost to AC at the expense of increased damage. Usually the shield prevents you from holding two-handed weapons which have the bigger damage die - or prevent you from holding a second weapon for two weapon fighting.

Turning that into another attack option skews this to something everyone is going to want to have.

+2 AC (or more!) and I can still attack with that arm? AND I get the other shield master attributes? YES, PLEASE!

It's probably overpowered

The thing with shields is that they add a big boost to AC at the expense of increased damage. Usually the shield prevents you from holding two-handed weapons which have the bigger damage die - or prevent you from holding a second weapon for two weapon fighting.

Turning that into another attack option skews this to something everyone is going to want to have.

+2 AC (or more with magic shields) and I can still attack with that arm? AND I get the other shield master attributes? YES, PLEASE!

2 added 4 characters in body
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It's probably overpowered

The thing with shields is that they add a big boost to AC at the expense of increased damage. Usually the shield prevents you from holding two-handed weapons which have the bigger damage die - or prevent you from holding a second weapon for two weapon fighting.

Turning that into another attack option skews this to something everyone is going to want to have. 

+2 AC (or more!) and I can still attack with that arm? AND I get the other shield master attributes? YES, PLEASE!

It's probably overpowered

The thing with shields is that they add a big boost to AC at the expense of increased damage. Usually the shield prevents you from holding two-handed weapons which have the bigger damage die - or prevent you from holding a second weapon for two weapon fighting.

Turning that into another attack option skews this to something everyone is going to want to have. +2 AC (or more!) and I can still attack with that arm? AND I get the other shield master attributes? YES, PLEASE!

It's probably overpowered

The thing with shields is that they add a big boost to AC at the expense of increased damage. Usually the shield prevents you from holding two-handed weapons which have the bigger damage die - or prevent you from holding a second weapon for two weapon fighting.

Turning that into another attack option skews this to something everyone is going to want to have. 

+2 AC (or more!) and I can still attack with that arm? AND I get the other shield master attributes? YES, PLEASE!

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It's probably overpowered

The thing with shields is that they add a big boost to AC at the expense of increased damage. Usually the shield prevents you from holding two-handed weapons which have the bigger damage die - or prevent you from holding a second weapon for two weapon fighting.

Turning that into another attack option skews this to something everyone is going to want to have. +2 AC (or more!) and I can still attack with that arm? AND I get the other shield master attributes? YES, PLEASE!