- For other uses, see Orcish Shield.
An Orcish Shield is a piece of heavy armor and part of the Orcish Armor set.
Unenchanted shields will begin to appear throughout Skyrim at level 25 and enchanted variants can be found at level 26. These locations include:
An Orcish shield requires a Smithing level of 50 and the Orcish Smithing perk to create. It can be forged at a blacksmith's forge with the following components:
It can be upgraded with an Orichalcum Ingot at a workbench and also benefits from the Orcish Smithing perk, which doubles the improvement.