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Kadmos Shield

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Kadmos Shield

Is ns01 shield.png
Icon of the Kadmos Shield in Three Houses.

A shield that can stop armor-piercing attacks. Nullifies extra effectiveness against armored units.


Item (Equipment/Shield)

First game

Fire Emblem: Three Houses

The Kadmos Shield (Japanese: カドモスの盾 Cadmus shield) is an accessory item in the shield category of equipment that debuted in Fire Emblem: Three Houses. When equipped, it increases the physical defense of the wielder by 3, and negates any anti-armor bonus damage that could be dealt to the wielder. It carries no weight penalty.


Game Icon Uses Worth Effects and notes
Three Houses Is ns01 shield.png -- ? +3 protection when equipped.
Weight: 0
Negates bonus damage targeting Is ns01 eff armored.png armored units.


Three Houses

This list may be incomplete.
Dropped by Chapter 17 MissionCrimson Flower, enemy Fortress Knight
Treasure Chapter 19Silver Snow/Chapter 20Verdant Wind, chest

Flavor text

Game Text
Three Houses A shield that can stop armor-piercing attacks.
Nullifies extra effectiveness against armored units.

Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes

Kadmos Shield

From Cadmus (Greek: Κάδμος Kádmos), the legendary founder of Thebes.



Cadmus shield


Escudo Kadmos

Kadmos shield


Écu Kadmos

Kadmos shield


Schild des Kadmos

Shield of Kadmos


Scudo Kadmos

Kadmos shield


카드모스의 방패

Cadmus shield

Simplified Chinese


Cadmus shield

Traditional Chinese


Cadmus shield


See also


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Shields Aegis ShieldAurora ShieldHexlock ShieldIron ShieldKadmos ShieldLampos ShieldLeather ShieldOchain ShieldSeiros ShieldSilver ShieldSteel ShieldTalisman Shield
Staves AsclepiusCaduceus StaffCirce StaffHealing StaffMagic StaffThyrsus
Gems Chalice of Beginnings*Experience GemKnowledge GemRafail Gem
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Keys Chest KeyDoor KeyMaster KeySpellbreak Key*
Shop items Bullion
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