SwordBoard Sword and Board
While wielding a shield, reduces all damage taken by 30% and all Fury costs by 20%.

"Turning away the attack of an enemy saps their resolve as surely as landing a blow of your own." — Battlemaster Kal-Jor

Sword and Board is a Barbarian passive skill in Diablo III, unlocked at level 66.


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  • While the quote in the description is not a reference itself, the name of its author may be a reference to Kal-El (better known as Superman) and his father Jor-El. The description matches the fighting style of Superman pretty accurately.


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Originally, this skill allowed the Barbarian to regain Fury upon blocking enemy attacks.