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Defense is a statistic that affects how much damage the player takes. It can be affected in a variety of ways.


These cooked dishes temporarily increase Defense.

Image Name Description Ingredients Energy Health Buff(s) Buff Duration Recipe Source(s) Sell Price
Autumn's Bounty.png
Autumn's Bounty A taste of the season. Yam (1) Pumpkin (1) Energy.png 220 Health.png 99 Foraging (+2) Defense (+2) 7m 41s

Demetrius (Mail - 7+ HeartIconLarge.png)

Crab Cakes.png
Crab Cakes Crab, bread crumbs, and egg formed into patties then fried to a golden brown. Crab (1) Wheat Flour (1) Egg (1) Oil (1) Energy.png 225 Health.png 101 Speed (+1) Defense (+1) 16m 47s

The Queen of Sauce
21 Fall, Year 2

Eggplant Parmesan.png
Eggplant Parmesan Tangy, cheesy, and wonderful. Eggplant (1) Tomato (1) Energy.png 175 Health.png 78 Mining (+1) Defense (+3) 4m 39s

Lewis (Mail - 7+ HeartIconLarge.png)

Pumpkin Soup.png
Pumpkin Soup A seasonal favorite. Pumpkin (1) Milk (1) Energy.png 200 Health.png 90 Defense (+2) Luck (+2) 7m 41s

Robin (Mail - 7+ HeartIconLarge.png)

Stuffing Ahh... the smell of warm bread and sage. Bread (1) Cranberries (1) Hazelnut (1) Energy.png 170 Health.png 76 Defense (+2) 5m 35s

Pam (Mail - 7+ HeartIconLarge.png)



These events give Buffs that affect Defense.

Image Buff Name Effect Event Buff Duration
Jinxed.png Jinxed Defense (−8) Being hit by a Shadow Shaman's fireball. 8s
Yoba's Blessing.png Yoba's Blessing Invincibility Being hit by an enemy while wearing a Ring of Yoba. 5s


The following equipment affects Defense.


Image Name Effect
Silver Saber.png Silver Saber Defense (+1)
Forest Sword.png Forest Sword Defense (+1)
Iron Edge.png Iron Edge Speed (−2) Defense (+1) Weight (+3)
Claymore.png Claymore Speed (−4) Defense (+2)
Templar's Blade.png Templar's Blade Defense (+1)
Neptune's Glaive.png Neptune's Glaive Speed (−1) Defense (+2) Weight (+4)
Yeti Tooth.png Yeti Tooth Defense (+4) Crit. Power (+10)
Lava Katana.png Lava Katana Defense (+3) Crit. Power (+25)


Image Name Effect
Sneakers.png Sneakers Defense (+1)
Tundra Boots.png Tundra Boots Defense (+2) Immunity (+1)
Thermal Boots.png Thermal Boots Defense (+1) Immunity (+2)
Firewalker Boots.png Firewalker Boots Defense (+3) Immunity (+3)
Combat Boots.png Combat Boots Defense (+3)
Space Boots.png Space Boots Defense (+4) Immunity (+4)
Cowboy Boots.png Cowboy Boots Defense (+2) Immunity (+2)
Dark Boots.png Dark Boots Defense (+4) Immunity (+2)
Genie Shoes.png Genie Shoes Defense (+1) Immunity (+6)
Leather Boots.png Leather Boots Defense (+1) Immunity (+1)