Dark Souls 3: Small Shields, Standard Shields, and Greatshields Location Guide

Shields & Greatshields

Defensive Tool in Dark Souls 3 can be discovered, obtained as rewards or created by Boss Soul Transposition. Most of the players try to play defensive and thus they need the best of the Defensive Tools such as Small Shields, Standard Shields, and Greatshields. Here is the list of all Small Shields, Standard Shields, and Greatshields and where to find them in Dark Souls 3. If you are looking for melee weapons and their locations then do check out Dark Souls 3 Wiki Guide.

Shields & Greatshields

Where to Find all the Small Shields

Small Shields usually weigh very little with the least form of protection from attacks. Players who prefer to Parry often than Blocking can use this. Here are the list of all the Small Shield and their location.

Buckler

Use: Parry
Location: Purchase from Greirat

Caduceus Round Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Undead Settlement

Crimson Parma

Use: Parry
Location: Shrine Handmaid

Eastern Iron Shield

Use: Weapon Skill
Location: Shrine Handmaid

Elkhorn Round Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Purchase from Greirat

Ghru Rotshield

Use: Shield Bash
Location: Dropped by Ghru at Farron Keep

Golden Falcon Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Road of Sacrifice

Hawkwood's Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Firelink Shrine

Iron Round Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Dropped by Hollow Soldier(High Wall of Lothric)

Leather Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Shrine Handmaid

Llewellyn Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Dropped by Horace the Husband

Plank Shield

Use: Shield Bash
Location: Undead Settlement

Red and White Round Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Undead Settlement

Sacred Bloom Shield

Use: Spell Parry
Location: Lothric Castle

Small Leather Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Undead Settlement

Target Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Purchase from Greirat

Torch

Use: NONE
Location: Shrine Handmaid 

Warrior's Round Shield

Use: Weapon Skill
Location: Shrine Handmaid

Where to Find all Standard Shields

Standard Shield is usually weighed very little with a mediocre amount of protection. Players who look for more into defense along with heavy attacks. Here are the list of all the Standard Shield and their location.

Black Knight Shield

Use: Weapon Skill
Location: Dropped by Black Knight

Blue Wooden Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Undead Settlement

Carthus Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Dropped by Skeleton Swordsman

Crest Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Cathedral of the Deep

Dragon Crest Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Farron Keep

East - West Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Firelink Shrine

Golden Wing Crest Shield

Use: Spell Parry
Location: Grand Archives

Grass Crest Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Road of Sacrifice

Kite Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Purchase it from Greirat

Knight Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Purchase it from Greirat

Large Leather Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Shrine Handmaid

Lothric Knight Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Dropped by Lothric Knight

Pierce Shield

Use: Shield Bash
Location: Dropped by Siegward of Catarina

Pontiff Knight Shield

Use: Weapon Skill
Location: Purchase it from Greirat

Porcine Shield

Use: Shield Bash
Location: Snuggly the Crow

Round Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Purchase it from Greirat

Shield of Want

Use: Weapon Skill
Location: Smouldering Lake

Silver Eagle Kite Shield

Use: Weapon Skill
Location: High Wall of Lothric

Silver Knight Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Dropped by Silver Knight

Spider Shield

Use: Weapon Skill
Location: Cathedral of the Deep

Spiked Shield

Use: Shield Strike
Location: Cathedral of the Deep

Spirit Tree Crest Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Lothric Castle

Stone Parma

Use: Weapon Skill
Location: Farron Keep

Sunlight Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Snuggly the Crow

Sunset Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Firelink Shrine

Wargod Wooden Shield

Use: Weapon Skill
Location: Undead Settlement

Wooden Shield

Use: Parry
Location: Dropped by Hallow Soldier

Where to Find all the Greatshield

Greatshield is usually weighing a decent amount with the best protection than any other shields in the game. Players who like to play with high Strength, as they require a good amount to use can use this.

Ancient Dragon Greatshield

Use: Weapon Skill
Location: Archdragon Peak

Black Iron Greatshield

Use: Shield Bash
Location: Smouldering Lake

Bonewheel Shield

Use: Wheel of Fate
Location: Dropped by Skeleton Wheel

Cathedral Knight Greatshield

Use: Shield Bash
Location: Dropped by Knight of the Deep

Curse Ward Greatshield

Use: Weapon Skill
Location: Cathedral of the Deep

Dragonslayer Greatshield

Use: Shield Bash
Location: Dropped by Dragonslayer Armor Soul

Greatshield of Glory

Use: Shield Bash
Location: Profaned Capital

Havel's Greatshield

Use: Stone Flesh
Location: Dropped by Champion in Archdragon Peak

Lothric Knight Greatshield

Use: Shield Bash
Location: Dropped by Lothric Knight

Moaning Shield

Use: Moan
Location: Dropped by Eygon of Carim

Stone Greatshield

Use: Shield Bash
Location: Dropped by Elder Ghru

Twin Dragon Greatshield

Use: Shield Bash
Location: Road of Sacrifice

Wolf Knight's Greatshield

Use: Weapon Skill
Location: Reward by Watchdogs of Farron

Yhorm's Greatshield

Use: Shield Bash
Location: Dropped by Yhorm's Soul

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