Protector

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Protector
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Holy knights sworn to guard others with their lives. Their shields are invaluable tools for surviving the Labyrinth.
First appearanceEtrian Odyssey
WeaponsSwords, Spears (Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl)

The Protector (Japanese: パラディン Paladin) is a class featured in Etrian Odyssey, Etrian Odyssey II, their respective remakes, and Etrian Odyssey Nexus.

Etrian Odyssey

Stats

Main article: Protector/Stats#Etrian Odyssey
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Skills

Etrian Odyssey II: Heroes of Lagaard

Stats

Main article: Protector/Stats#Etrian Odyssey II: Heroes of Lagaard
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Skills

Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl

Stats

Main article: Protector/Stats#Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl
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Skills

Main article: Protector/Skills/Etrian Odyssey Untold

Shield Mastery branch

Name Description Prereq. skill(s) Body part Stat(s)
Shield Mastery Mastery Skill

Enables Shield skills and increases physical defense when a shield is equipped.

10
Front Guard Shield Skill

Lowers all physical damage to the front line for this turn.

10
  • Shield Mastery, lv. 1
Arms
Rear Guard Shield Skill

Lowers all physical damage to the rear line for this turn.

10
  • Shield Mastery, lv. 1
Arms
Defender Buff Skill

Raises the party's physical defense for a number of turns.

10
  • Front Guard, lv. 5
  • Rear Guard, lv. 5
Head
Fire Wall Shield Skill

Protects against one fire attack for all allies this turn.

10
  • Shield Mastery, lv. 3
Arms
Ice Wall Shield Skill

Protects against one ice attack for all allies this turn.

10
  • Shield Mastery, lv. 3
Arms
Volt Wall Shield Skill

Protects against one volt attack for all allies this turn.

10
  • Shield Mastery, lv. 3
Arms
Shield Smite Shield Skill

Melee bash attack to 1 enemy. May bind the enemy's arms.

10
  • Shield Mastery, lv. 7
Arms STR, TEC, LUC
Shield Rush Shield Skill

Melee bash attack to all enemies which lowers their physical attack power.

10
  • Shield Smite, lv. 5
Arms STR
Bravery's Gift Guard Skill

Raises the user's maximum HP this turn while taking all the party's damage.

10
  • Shield Mastery, lv. 10
Arms

DEF Up branch

Name Description Prereq. skill(s) Body part Stat(s)
DEF Up Stat Up

Raises physical defense.

10
Provoke Buff Skill

Raises chance of being targeted for a number of turns.

10
  • DEF Up, lv. 1
Head
Parry Guard Skill

Repels all physical attacks to the user's line for this turn.

10
  • Provoke, lv. 5
Arms
Fortify Buff Skill

Raises the user's physical defense for a number of turns.

10
  • DEF Up, lv. 3
Head
Aegis Passive Skill

May survive a mortal blow with 1 HP.

10
  • DEF Up, lv. 5
En Garde Passive Skill

Occasionally guards to reduce damage sustained.

10
  • Fortify, lv. 5
  • Aegis, lv. 5

HP Up branch

Name Description Prereq. skill(s) Body part Stat(s)
HP Up Stat Up

Raises maximum HP.

10
Safe Passage Field Skill

Lowers damage sustained from hazard floors for a certain number of steps.

10
  • HP Up, lv. 1
Flee Escape Skill

Consumes party's HP to escape from battle to the entrance to the floor.

10
  • Safe Passage, lv. 3
Legs
Cure Healing Skill

Restores an ally's HP.

10
  • HP Up, lv. 3
Head TEC
Party Cure Healing Skill

Restores the party's HP.

10
  • HP Up, lv. 5
Head TEC
Prayer Passive Skill

The party recovers some HP and TP after a battle.

10
  • Cure, lv. 5
  • Party Cure, lv. 3

Standalone skills

Name Description Prereq. skill(s) Body part Stat(s)
TP Up Stat Up

Raises maximum TP.

10
Mine Field Skill

Allows the user to find more resources at certain mining spots.

10

Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold: The Fafnir Knight

Stats

Main article: Protector/Stats#Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold: The Fafnir Knight
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Skills

Main article: Protector/Skills/Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold

Force skills

Name Description Prereq. skill(s) Body part Stat(s)
Shield Protect Support Skill: Force Boost

Increases effectiveness of Shield skills for 3 turns.

1
Perfect Defense Defense Skill: Force Break

Voids all damage to party for this turn.

1 Arms

Shield Mastery branch

Name Description Prereq. skill(s) Body part Stat(s)
Shield Mastery Support Skill: Mastery

Enables Shield skills and may void physical attacks with shield equipped.

10
Front Guard Defense Skill: Shield/Guard

Lowers all physical damage to the front line for this turn.

10
  • Shield Mastery, lv. 1
Arms
Rear Guard Defense Skill: Shield/Guard

Lowers all physical damage to the rear line for this turn.

10
  • Shield Mastery, lv. 1
Arms
Keep Guard Defense Skill: Shield/Guard

Lowers physical damage to 1 ally until end of next turn.

10
  • Front Guard, lv. 3
  • Rear Guard, lv. 3
Arms
Fire Wall Defense Skill: Shield/Guard

Protects against one fire attack for all allies this turn.

10
  • Shield Mastery, lv. 3
Arms
Ice Wall Defense Skill: Shield/Guard

Protects against one ice attack for all allies this turn.

10
  • Shield Mastery, lv. 3
Arms
Volt Wall Defense Skill: Shield/Guard

Protects against one volt attack for all allies this turn.

10
  • Shield Mastery, lv. 3
Arms
Heal Guard Healing Skill: Shield/Guard

Restores 1 ally's HP and lowers physical damage to that ally for this turn.

10
  • Shield Mastery, lv. 5
Arms TEC, VIT
Shield Smite Attack Skill: Shield

Melee bash attack to 1 enemy. May bind the enemy's arms.

10
  • Shield Mastery, lv. 7
Arms STR, VIT, LUC
Shield Rush Attack Skill: Shield

Melee bash attack to all enemies. Lowers their physical ATK for a number of turns.

10
  • Shield Smite, lv. 5
Arms STR, VIT
Sentinel Guard Defense Skill: Shield/Guard

Makes party's DEF the same as the user's for this turn, and lowers damage taken.

10
  • Shield Mastery, lv. 10
Arms

Phys DEF Up branch

Name Description Prereq. skill(s) Body part Stat(s)
Phys DEF Up Support Skill

Raises physical DEF.

10
Provoke Support Skill

Raises user's chance of being targeted for a number of turns.

10
  • Phys DEF Up, lv. 1
Head
Pre-Provoke Support Skill

May use Provoke at start of battle.

5
  • Provoke, lv. 5
Fortify Support Skill

Raises the user's physical DEF for a number of turns.

10
  • Phys DEF Up, lv. 3
Arms
Parry Support Skill

May void physical attacks towards user's line.

5
  • Phys DEF Up, lv. 5
Arms

Elem DEF Up branch

Name Description Prereq. skill(s) Body part Stat(s)
Elem DEF Up Support Skill

Raises elemental DEF.

10
Line Cure Healing Skill

Restores 1 line's HP.

10
  • Elem DEF Up, lv. 3
Head TEC, VIT
Line Heal Healing Skill

Greatly restores 1 line's HP.

10
  • Line Cure, lv. 5
Head TEC, VIT
Aegis Support Skill

May survive a mortal blow with 1 HP.

10
  • Elem DEF Up, lv. 5
Armor of Light Support Skill

May void binds, ailments, and debuffs for the user for a number of turns.

10
  • Elem DEF Up, lv. 10
Head

HP Up branch

Name Description Prereq. skill(s) Body part Stat(s)
HP Up Support Skill: Stat Up

Raises maximum HP.

10
Flee Special Skill

Consumes party's HP to escape from battle to the entrance to the floor.

10
  • HP Up, lv. 3
Legs

Standalone skills

Name Description Prereq. skill(s) Body part Stat(s)
TP Up Support Skill: Stat Up

Raises maximum TP.

10
Mine Field Skill: Gathering

Allows the user to find more resources at certain mining spots.

10

Etrian Odyssey Nexus

Stats

Skills

Main article: Protector/Skills/Etrian Odyssey Nexus

Force skills (Lv. 1)

Name Description Prereq. skill(s) Body part Stat(s)
Shield Protect Force Boost

Increases damage reduction of Guard skills for three turns.

1
Perfect Defence Force Break

Negates all enemy attacks against the party for one turn.

1

Novice skills (Lv. 1)

Name Description Prereq. skill(s) Body part Stat(s)
Chop Field Skill

Allows the party to find more items at Chop points.

1
Pre-Provoke Passive Skill

Gives the user a chance to activate Provoke at the start of battle. Will not activate if another party member uses it first.

6
  • Provoke, lv. 2
Healing Wall Heal Skill

When the user defends, heals party members on the same line. Total HP recovered is equal to base HP recovery, plus a percentage of the target's max HP.

6
Provoke Buff Skill

Raises the user's chance of being targeted by enemies, and reduces the damage they suffer.

8 Head
Shield Smite Shield Skill

Deals melee Bash damage to one enemy. Has a chance to bind the target's arms. Damage is affected by the DEF of the user's shield.

10 Arms
Fortify Buff Skill

Raises the user's defences for a number of turns. Affects all forms of damage.

8
  • Cell Divide, lv. 2
Arms
Ally Shield Shield Skill

Takes all damage for an ally for one turn, and reduces damage taken.

8 Arms
Front Guard Shield Skill

Reduces physical damage for the front line for one turn.

6 Arms
Rear Guard Shield Skill

Reduces physical damage for the rear line for one turn.

4
  • Front Guard, lv. 2
Arms

Veteran skills (Lv. 20)

Name Description Prereq. skill(s) Body part Stat(s)
Volt Wall Shield Skill

Defends against one Volt-element attack for the whole party on the turn on which it is used. At higher levels, absorbs Volt damage instead, healing the user.

6 Arms
Ice Wall Shield Skill

Defends against one Ice-element attack for the whole party on the turn on which it is used. At higher levels, absorbs Ice damage instead, healing the user.

6 Arms
Fire Wall Shield Skill

Defends against one Fire-element attack for the whole party on the turn on which it is used. At higher levels, absorbs Fire damage instead, healing the user.

6 Arms
Physical DEF Up Stat Up

Raises the user's physical defence.

8
Elemental DEF Up Stat Up

Raises the user's elemental defence.

8
Keep Guard Shield Skill

Reduces damage for one ally until the end of the next turn. Affects all forms of damage. Cannot use any other Guard skills while active.

6 Arms
Aegis Passive Skill

Gives the user a chance to survive mortal damage with 1 HP. Does not protect against instant death. Can only activate once per battle.

10
  • Fortify, lv. 1
Shield Rush Shield Skill

Deals melee Bash damage to all enemies. Lowers the physical ATK of all enemies for three turns. Damage is affected by the DEF of the user's shield.

10
  • Shield Smite, lv. 3
Arms
Recovery Guard Shield Skill

Reduces physical damage for one line for one turn, and removes binds for that line.

4
  • Rear Guard, lv. 1
Arms

Master skills (Lv. 40)

Name Description Prereq. skill(s) Body part Stat(s)
Shield Flare Shield Skill

The user will automatically counter all incoming attacks with ranged Fire damage until the end of the next turn. Damage is affected by the DEF of the user's shield.

6
  • Shield Rush, lv. 3
Arms
En Garde Passive Skill

The user may automatically defend against incoming attacks, reducing damage taken by 50%. Does not activate Healing Wall.

10
  • Line Divide, lv. 3
Line Divide Shield Skill

Takes all damage for one line for one turn, and reduces damage taken.

8
  • Aegis, lv. 3
Arms
Heal Guard Shield Skill

Restores HP for one line, and reduces physical damage to that line for one turn.

6
  • Recovery Guard, lv. 2
Arms
HP Up Stat Up

Raises the user's maximum HP.

8
Full Guard Shield Skill

Reduces all damage for the whole party for one turn. After use, cannot be used again for a number of turns.

10
  • Fire Wall, lv. 2
  • Ice Wall, lv. 2
  • Volt Wall, lv. 2
Arms

Trivia

Etymology and other languages

Names, etymology and in other regions
Language Name Definition, etymology and notes
English Protector
Japanese パラディン Paladin
Spanish Paladín Paladin
French Paladin As above.
German Paladin As above.
Italian Paladino Paladin

Gallery

References

See also

Classes
Etrian Odyssey AlchemistDark HunterHexerLandsknechtMedicProtectorRoninSurvivalistTroubadour
Etrian Odyssey II: Heroes of Lagaard AlchemistBeastDark HunterGunnerHexerLandsknechtMedicProtectorRoninSurvivalistTroubadourWar Magus
Etrian Odyssey III: The Drowned City ArbalistBuccaneerFarmerGladiatorHopliteMonkNinjaShogunPrince(ss)WildlingYggdroidZodiac
Etrian Odyssey IV: Legends of the Titan ArcanistBushiDancerFortressImperialLandsknechtMedicNightseekerRunemasterSniper
Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl AlchemistDark HunterGunnerHexerHighlanderLandsknechtMedicProtectorRoninSurvivalistTroubadour
Etrian Odyssey 2 Untold: The Fafnir Knight AlchemistBeastDark HunterFafnirGunnerHexerHighlanderLandsknechtMedicProtectorRoninSovereignSurvivalistTroubadourWar Magus
Etrian Odyssey V: Beyond the Myth BotanistDragoonFencerHarbingerMasuraoNecromancerPugilistRoverShamanWarlock
Etrian Odyssey Nexus ArcanistFarmerGunnerHarbingerHeroHighlanderImperialLandsknechtMedicNightseekerNinjaPugilistProtectorRoninShogunSovereignSurvivalistWar MagusZodiac