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Shieldmaiden(12215) Gold.png
Set: Goblins vs Gnomes
Type: Minion
Class: Warrior
Rarity: Rare
Cost: 6
Attack: 5
Health: 5
Abilities: Battlecry, Gain Armor
Artist: Alex Horley Orlandelli

Battlecry: Gain 5 Armor.

She has three shieldbearers in her party to supply her with back ups when she gets low on durability.

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Shieldmaiden is a rare warrior minion card, from the Goblins vs Gnomes set.

How to get[edit | edit source]

Shieldmaiden can be obtained through Goblins vs Gnomes card packs purchased online from the Battle.net shop, or through crafting.

Card Crafting cost Disenchanting
Shieldmaiden 100 20
Golden Shieldmaiden 800 100

Strategy[edit | edit source]

Serving as a potent and immediate source of Armor, this minion has obvious synergy with Control Warrior decks. Specifically, it can serve to immediately make a Shield Slam viable, even if the warrior previously had no Armor. It is therefore similar to Shield Block, but for 3 extra points of mana provides a 5/5 minion instead of drawing another card.

Shieldmaiden is also useful for defensive purposes, providing both a solid stack of Armor and a substantial body with which to challenge the board.

Her Battlecry can be used again if returned to the hand by effects like Youthful Brewmaster, allowing the player to gain another 5 Armor.

If her stats and ability seem underwhelming then use Recombobulator and hope to create a 6 mana rare or legendary.

Quotes[edit | edit source]

I can take the hit.
Brace for impact.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Shieldmaiden, full art

Patch changes[edit | edit source]

Goblins vs Gnomes logo.png Patch (2014-12-04): Added.