Fire Shield
Fire Shield Icon

Description After being hit for 10% of your maximum health in one hit: explode, dealing 200% damage
Stacking Increases explosion damage
Unlock Not Locked
Rarity Common
Type Support
Damage Type Physical
Pickup Text Retaliate on taking heavy damage.
File:Fire Shield Shipping Details.png

The Fire Shield is a common support item in Risk of Rain and deals physical damage. Retaliate on taking heavy damage

Damage dealt is 200% of your base damage.  Upon activation, an explosion occurs which knocks back enemies while also hurting them.

Will not activate if the damage is absorbed by Guardian's Heart.


Character SynergiesEdit

Item SynergiesEdit

Fire Shield can be activated by the Lost Doll, without risking being struck by attacks from multiple enemies.

The explosion damage of Fire Shield is treated as an on hit, making on hit and on hit chance items able to proc off of it. Examples are:

...and all the other on hit and on hit chance items.