Welcome to our list of the ultimate One Hand And Shield builds for The Elder Scrolls Online! These builds offer the perfect mix of offense and defense, protection and sustain, making them tough and versatile in combat. Whether you’re a seasoned veteran or new to the game you’ll find some amazing builds here, so pick up your shield and let’s get started!
The One Hand And Shield weapon type in ESO is used for tank style builds, PVP builds and anyone that wants better defense and utility. Any one-handed weapon such as a Sword, Axe, Dagger or Mace combined with a shield counts for this skill line.
Some of the best One Hand And Shield skills in The Elder Scrolls Online include:
- Pierce Armor
- Deep Slash
- Heroic Slash
- Defensive Stance
- Absorb Missle
- Reverberating Bash
- Power Slam
- Spell Wall
- Shield Discipline
ESO One Hand And Shield Builds
A full list of One Hand and Shield builds for ESO can be found below.
The RUNE KNIGHT Arcanist Tank build for The Elder Scrolls Online is a beast! With access to many powerful buffs and debuffs this build will be an outstanding addition to any dungeon or trials group in ESO!
This Templar Tank build for The Elder Scrolls Online does a fantastic job of debuffing enemies with Major Vulnerability AND Major Maim, plus provides plenty of options for sustain and healing!
This Necromancer Tank build for The Elder Scrolls Online focuses on debuffing enemy armor and damage while also improving your own group’s damage and survival. Get ready to bring a Pox to the battlefield!
The ATRONACH is a Solo Magicka Warden build for ESO designed to easily solo some of the most challenging content in the game, simply by holding block!
This build pushes an insane stat pools of over 50,000 Max Stamina, tons of Weapon Damage and a unique Sword and Shield Bash playstyle for a truly epic Solo Build in ESO! This is a Member’s Only Build.
The BLOOD KNIGHT is a POWERFUL Solo Build for the Nightblade class that uses the One Hand And Shield skill line in combination with the Nightblade’s Shadow and Blood Magic skills for a truly amazing combo.
The SMITE Stamina Warden PVP Build is an easy to start with Beginner focused setup for Battlegrounds and Cyrodiil in The Elder Scrolls Online. Stamina Wardens are incredibly powerful both in solo and group PVP. They have amazing buffs and passive skills while also having strong defense, healing and outstanding burst damage potential. So if…
The IRON VAMPIRE is a unique look at PVE tanking with a Vampire theme!
Solo Stamina Sorcerer PVE Build – Deadric Pets do the work for you! – ONE BAR and TWO BAR versions
The ARCANE ARCHER Build combines the Daedric Summoning skills of the Sorcerer Class, letting your pets tank and absorb damage for you while you fire off Bow Skills from a distance!
How To Create Powerful ESO Builds
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