Most players will prefer the mobility of Round Shields and their ability to parry. Parrying in Valheim is a powerful technique that gives you room to counter-attack. However, the tower shields have an exceptional blocking ability and are capable of soaking up tons of damage.
Wood Tower Shield Statblock
Wood Tower Shield Upgrade Table
For more info on how blocking works, check out the Blocking page.
|Block Force (Knockback)||100||105||110|
|Recipe||6 Leather Scraps,|
|3 Leather Scraps,|
|6 Leather Scraps,|
|Crafting Station Level||1||2||3|
|Repair Station Level||1||1||1|