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This article is about the tier-4 aura. For the Dagon'hai monk, see Dakh'thoulan Aegis.
Aegis aura
Aegis aura
Release date 6 December 2011 (Update)
Members Yes
Quest item No
Tradeable No
Equipable Yes
Stackable No
Value 1 coin
Alchemy Cannot be alchemised
Destroy Are you sure you want to destroy this item? You can get a replacement from the Loyalty Shop.
Store price 84,000 Loyalty Points
Examine Grants a mystical shield.
Weight 0 kg
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Aegis aura detail
Aegis effect

The effect of the aura.

Aegis is a tier-4 aura released in the third batch of Members Loyalty Programme rewards. It is the first Tier 4 aura, and costs 84,000 Membership Loyalty Points. It is a shield that can block up to 10% damage, based on players' Defence levels. The absorption rate is also consistent with the player's level. For example, at 99 Defence, if the player incurs 50 damage, he or she is only hit for 45, and 5 is absorbed. The animation, however, only occasionally activates.

The aura remains activated for 30 minutes or until it has soaked up 4,000 life points of damage, and has a recharge time of 5 hours. When the aura has absorbed the maximum amount, the message displayed in the chatbox is "Your aegis shield has absorbed all the damage it is able to absorb, and has dissipated."

Combat StatsAura equipped

Skill requirements
NoneAura slot
Constitution-iconLife points0
Strength bonuses


  • Aegis is a reference to the shield created by Hephaestus, and worn by Zeus and daughter Athena in Greek Mythology.
  • Aegis also means protection or support.
  • Prior to the Evolution of Combat only 1,000 damage was absorbed.
  • The set effects of the Warpriest armour and Leviathan rings use the same animation when damage is absorbed.

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