Skyrim:Fortify Block< Skyrim: Magic: Magical Effects
|Items||Neck, Arms, Finger, Shield|
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Blessing of Stendarr
Alchemy description: Blocking absorbs <mag>% more damage for <dur> seconds.
Enchanting description: Block <mag>% more damage with your shield.
Fortify Block grants damage reduction while blocking.
The block cap is 85%, so past a certain point extra fortify block effects will not help. What that point is depends on the shield, your block skill, and the Shield Wall perk; see here for details of the formula.
The following alchemy ingredients can be used to create a potion of Fortify Block:
- Aster Bloom CoreCC (1.25×,1.27×)
- Bleeding Crown
- Boar TuskDB
- Briar Heart (0.5×)
- Honeycomb (0.5×)
- Slaughterfish Scales
- Tundra Cotton
The following items use this effect. You can learn how to enchant custom items with Fortify Block if you find one of the following items and disenchant it:
- All varieties of <item> of Blocking
- Includes the enchantments of Minor Blocking, of Major Blocking, of Extreme Blocking, of Eminent Blocking, and of Peerless Blocking.
- Shield of Solitude
Artifacts and unique items that use the effect but cannot be disenchanted include:
- The Blessing of Stendarr provides 10% Fortify Block.