The Harrowed Isles
A Kite Shield reduces attacks against you by 10%.
A Tower Shield reduces attacks against you by 15% (-20% against ranged attacks), but lowers your movement by 1, and your Agility by 10%.
When wielding a Kite or Tower shield, gain +25% on Maneuver attempts.
All gunpowder based weapons penetrate up to 4 damage reduction, base. -10% to ranged attacks with gunpowder based weapons that are not of Dwarfen make.