Table: Armor and Shields | ||||||||||||||

Armor | Cost | AC Bonus | Max Dex Bonus | AC Penalty | Spell Failure | –— Speed —– | Weight^{1} |
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(30 ft.) | (20 ft.) | |||||||||||||

Light armor | ||||||||||||||

Dragoncraft Light armor | 3000gp | Same | Same | -2 of norm | Same | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | Same | ||||||

Forestwarden Shroud | 100gp | N/A | N/A | N/A | N/A | 0% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 2 lb. | |||||

Thistledown Padded | 405gp | 1 | 10 | 0 | 0% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 5 lb. | ||||||

Leafweave Padded | 745gp | 1 | 9 | 0 | 5% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 8 lb. | ||||||

Padded | 5 gp | 1 | 8 | 0 | 5% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 10 lb. | ||||||

Twist Cloth, Gnome | 150gp | 1 | 0 | 0 | 5% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 5 lb. | ||||||

Leather | 10 gp | 2 | 6 | 0 | 10% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 15 lb. | ||||||

Leafweave Leather | 750 gp | 2 | 7 | 0 | 5% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 9 lb. | ||||||

Bone | 20 gp | 3 | 4 | -3 | 15% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 20 lb. | ||||||

Leafweave Leather | 765gp | 3 | 6 | 0 | 10% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 15 lb. | ||||||

Studded, Impact | 765gp | 3 | 5 | -1 | 15% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 20 lb. | ||||||

Studded leather | 25 gp | 3 | 5 | –1 | 15% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 20 lb. | ||||||

Leather Scale | 35 gp | 3 | 6 | -2 | 15% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 20 lb. | ||||||

Silk | 5000 gp | 3 | 8 | -1 | 5% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 15 lb. | ||||||

Wood | 15 gp | 3 | 4 | -3 | 15% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 20 lb. | ||||||

Chain shirt | 100 gp | 4 | 4 | –2 | 20% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 25 lb. | ||||||

Mammoth Leather | 45gp | 4 | 4 | -4 | 20% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 30 lb. | ||||||

Mithral Shirt | 1100 gp | 4 | 6 | 0m | 10% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 12.5 lb. | ||||||

Mithral Scalemail | 4050gp | 4 | 5 | -2m | 15% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 15 lb. | ||||||

Mithral Chainmail | 4150gp | 5 | 4 | -2m | 20% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 20 lb. | ||||||

Mithral Breastplate | 4200gp | 5 | 5 | -2m | 15% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 15 lb. | ||||||

Darkleaf Breastplate | 2450 gp | 5 | 4 | -2 | 20% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 30 lb. | ||||||

Duskwood Breastplate | 3350 gp | 5 | 4 | -2m | 20% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 15 lb. | ||||||

Elven Chain | 4150 gp | 5 | 4 | -2m | 20% | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | 20 lb. | ||||||

Medium armor | ||||||||||||||

Dragoncraft Medium armor | 6000gp | Same | Same | -2 of norm | Same | 30 ft. | 20 ft. | Same | ||||||

Leafweave Hide | 755gp | 3 | 5 | -1 | 15% | 20 ft. | 15 ft. | 20 lb. | ||||||

Hide | 15 gp | 3 | 4 | –3 | 20% | 20 ft. | 15 ft. | 25 lb. | ||||||

Shell | 25 gp | 3 | 3 | -2 | 20% | 20 ft | 15 ft | 20 lb. | ||||||

Chitin | 75 gp | 4 | 4 | -3 | 30% | 20 ft | 15 ft | 60 lb. | ||||||

Scale mail | 50 gp | 4 | 3 | –4 | 25% | 20 ft. | 15 ft. | 30 lb. | ||||||

Brigandine | 30 gp | 4 | 2 | -5 | 30% | 20 ft | 15 ft | 40 lb. | ||||||

Ring mail | 75 gp | 4 | 4 | -3 | 30% | 20 ft | 15 ft | 35 lb. | ||||||

Interlocking Scale | 250gp | 4 | 2 | -6 | 30% | 20 ft | 15 ft | 30 lb. | ||||||

Tumbler's Breastplate | 450gp | 5 | 4 | -4 | 25% | 20 ft | 15 ft | 30 lb. | ||||||

Lamellar | 150 gp | 5 | 3 | -4 | 30% | 20 ft | 15 ft | 35 lb. | ||||||

Chain, Impact | 1290 gp | 5 | 2 | -5 | 30% | 30 ft. | 15 ft | 40 lb. | ||||||

Chainmail | 150 gp | 5 | 2 | –5 | 30% | 20 ft. | 15 ft. | 40 lb. | ||||||

Breastplate | 200 gp | 5 | 3 | –4 | 25% | 20 ft. | 15 ft. | 30 lb. | ||||||

Breastplate, Adamantine | 10200gp | 6 | 3 | -4 | 25% | 20ft. | 15 ft. | 30 lb. | ||||||

Darkleaf Banded Mail | 3250 gp | 6 | 2 | -4 | 30% | 20 ft. | 15 ft. | 35 lb. | ||||||

Mithral Splintmail | 9200gp | 6 | 2 | -5 | 30% | 20 ft. | 15 ft. | 22.5 lb. | ||||||

Mithral Banded Mail | 9250gp | 6 | 3 | -4 | 25% | 20 ft. | 15 ft. | 17.5 lb. | ||||||

Mithral Half-Plate | 9600gp | 7 | 2 | -5 | 30% | 20 ft. | 15 ft. | 25 lb. | ||||||

Mithral Full Plate | 10500gp | 8 | 3 | -4 | 25% | 20 ft. | 15 ft. | 25 lb. | ||||||

Dwarven Plate | 10500 gp | 8 | 3 | -4m | 25% | 20 ft | 15 ft | 25 lb. | ||||||

Heavy armor | ||||||||||||||

Dragoncraft Heavy armor | 11000gp | Same | Same | -2 of norm | Same | 20 ft | 15 ft | Same | ||||||

Coral | 225 gp | 6 | 1 | -7 | 30% | 20 ft | 15 ft | 40 lb. | ||||||

Splint mail | 200 gp | 6 | 0 | –7 | 40% | 20 ft.^{2} |
15 ft.^{2} |
45 lb. | ||||||

Banded mail | 250 gp | 6 | 1 | –6 | 35% | 20 ft.^{2} |
15 ft.^{2} |
35 lb. | ||||||

Stone Plate | 750gp | 6 | 1 | -7 | 30% | 20 ft.^{2} |
15 ft.^{2} |
35 lb. | ||||||

Half-plate, Impact | 2450 gp | 7 | 0 | -7 | 40% | 20 ft.^{2} |
15 ft.^{2} |
50 lb. | ||||||

Half-plate | 600 gp | 7 | 0 | –7 | 40% | 20 ft.^{2} |
15 ft.^{2} |
50 lb. | ||||||

Full plate | 1,500 gp | 8 | 1 | –6 | 35% | 20 ft.^{2} |
15 ft.^{2} |
50 lb. | ||||||

Interlocking Plate | 1750gp | 8 | 0 | -8 | 40% | 20 ft.^{2} |
15 ft.^{2} |
50 lb. | ||||||

Heavy Plate | 2000gp | 9 | 0 | -8 | 45% | 20 ft.^{2} |
15 ft.^{2} |
100 lb. | ||||||

Dwarven Stone | 1750 gp | 9 | 0 | -7 | 40% | 20 ft.^{2} |
15 ft.^{2} |
80 lb. | ||||||

Battle Plate | 2500gp | 9 | 1 | -7 | 50% | 20 ft.^{2} |
15 ft.^{2} |
125 lb. | ||||||

Mountain Plate | 3250gp | 10 | 0 | -9 | 60% | 15 ft.2 | 10 ft.^{2} |
225 lb. | ||||||

Shields | ||||||||||||||

Dragoncraft Shield, Light | 3000gp | Same | Same | -2 of norm | Same | — | — | Same | ||||||

Dragoncraft Shield, Heavy | 6000gp | Same | Same | -2 of norm | Same | — | — | Same | ||||||

Battlecloth, Gnome | 5gp | 1 | — | 0 | 5% | — | — | 1 lb. | ||||||

Mithral Buckler | 1015gp | 1 | — | 0 | 0% | — | — | 2.5lb. | ||||||

Buckler | 15 gp | 1 | — | –1 | 5% | — | — | 5 lb. | ||||||

Darkwood Buckler | 205gp | 1 | — | –1 | 5% | — | — | 5 lb. | ||||||

Darkwood Shield | 257gp | 1 | — | –1 | 5% | — | — | 5 lb. | ||||||

Shield, light wooden | 3 gp | 1 | — | –1 | 5% | — | — | 5 lb. | ||||||

Shield, light Mithral | 1009gp | 1 | — | 0 | 0% | — | — | 3 lb. | ||||||

Shield, light steel | 9 gp | 1 | — | –1 | 5% | — | — | 6 lb. | ||||||

Shield, heavy wooden | 7 gp | 2 | — | –2 | 15% | — | — | 10 lb. | ||||||

Shield, Mithril, Heavy | 1020gp | 2 | — | 0 | 5% | — | — | 7.5lb. | ||||||

Shield, Gauntlet | 50gp | 2 | — | -2 | 35% | — | — | 20 lb. | ||||||

Shield, heavy steel | 20 gp | 2 | — | –2 | 15% | — | — | 15 lb. | ||||||

Shield, tower Mithral | 1030gp | 4 | 4 | -7 | 40% | — | — | 50 lb. | ||||||

Shield, tower, wood | 30 gp | 4 | 2 | –10 | 50% | — | — | 45 lb. | ||||||

Shield, tower, Steel | 75gp | 4 | 2 | –10 | 50% | — | — | 100lb | ||||||

Extras | ||||||||||||||

Armor spikes | +50 gp | — | — | — | — | — | — | +10 lb. | ||||||

Beastskin Armor | +2 Bonus | — | — | --- | --- | — | — | None | ||||||

Fast Donning straps | +150gp | x | ||||||||||||

Gauntlet, locked | 8 gp | — | — | Special | 400% | — | — | +5 lb. | ||||||

Riding Straps | +200gp | x | ||||||||||||

Shield spikes | +10 gp | — | — | — | — | — | — | +5 lb. | ||||||

m Masterwork bonus already added in. | ||||||||||||||

1 Weight figures are for armor sized to fit Medium characters. Armor fitted for Small characters weighs half as much, and armor fitted for Large characters weighs twice as much. | ||||||||||||||

2 When running in heavy armor, you move only triple your speed, not quadruple. | ||||||||||||||

3 A tower shield can instead grant you cover. See the description. | ||||||||||||||

4 Hand not free to cast spells. |