I've been wanting to play a fighter recently but for what I want to do I kind of need to understand what I can and cannot do.
So I want play a fighter that also uses a shield as a weapon along with a normal weapon. To do this I'll have to take Tavern Brawler but in order to duel wield I'll have to take the Dual Wielder Feat.
- You are Proficient with Improvised Weapons and unarmed strikes
- Your unarmed strike uses a d4 for damage
- You gain a +1 bonus to AC while you are wielding a separate melee weapon in each hand.
- You can use Two-Weapon fighting even when the one handed melee weapons you are using aren't light
What I want to know is if Tavern Brawler would allow me to effectively use my Shield as a weapon and still get the AC bonus it provides along with the Dual Wielder feat.