- Main article: Armor
Armor denotes material worn about the body to protect it from damage, typically that which is inflicted by weapons such as swords, arrows, and blunt weaponry.
||Area of protection
||Right shoulder and arm
||Left shoulder and arm
||Chest and back
||Waist and upper legs
||Lower legs and feet
||Type of protection
||Thin and light - perfect for thieves.
||Fairly thin and light. Cheap alternative to plate.
||Poor knight's armour. Heavier and more brittle than steel.
||The standard. Strong and fairly light.
||Same weight and strength as steel, but some fear to touch it.
||Slightly heavier and stronger than Steel.
||Heavier but stronger than Elven.
||Rarely found. Heavier than Dwarven and almost twice as strong.
||Lighter than Orcish, but significantly more resilient.
||A little heavier than Orcish, but twice as strong.
||Very rare, heavy and almost impossible to pierce.
||The refined form of Ebony, too heavy for all but the strongest.