Re: Re: Shield building Welcome to Realms of Adventure! › Forums › New Player Boards › Shield building › Re: Re: Shield building March 23, 2012 at 1:40 am #21913 TroyParticipant You would think, but I've been doing it for a year or so now. It helps with the shields weight by taking some of it off of arm. The only problem I've ever run into is falling repeatedly. Even then it's just a hassle and not pain/neck breaking.