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Armor Mastery (Ex): At 19th level, a fighter gains Damage Reduction 5/— whenever he is wearing armor or using a shield.

What overcomes this Damage Reduction? Nothing?

playing Pathfinder

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Nothing overcomes this Damage Reduction (besides things that completely ignore DR, like energy damage). That's what the dash means.

PFSRD:

The numerical part of a creature's damage reduction (or DR) is the amount of damage the creature ignores from normal attacks. Usually, a certain type of weapon can overcome this reduction (see Overcoming DR). This information is separated from the damage reduction number by a slash. For example, DR 5/magic means that a creature takes 5 less points of damage from all weapons that are not magic. If a dash follows the slash, then the damage reduction is effective against any attack that does not ignore damage reduction.

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  • \$\begingroup\$ Now I'm trying to figure out why this had a downvote. \$\endgroup\$ – user17995 Jul 3 '16 at 23:29
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    \$\begingroup\$ @TuggyNE I answered before the asker clarified the system they were playing - if I wasn't 100% sure it was Pathfinder, I'd have waited, but... well, it's a system that uses the DR 5/- format where Fighters get Armor Mastery at level 19. If that describes more than one system, I'll print and eat my answer with a little teriyaki sauce. \$\endgroup\$ – gatherer818 Jul 3 '16 at 23:31

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