- Shields are one of the defensive Ingress items.
- Portal shields are portal mods used to help defend portals from attacks. They enhance the mitigation stats of a portal.
- You can deploy up to 4 shields on one portal.
- By holding the fire button and watching the energy pulse from outer ring to the center, the closer to the center when released the higher the Attack Bonus, up to 20%
- Deploying: deploying a Portal Shield on a portal through the MOD status screen in the scanner.
- Recycling: replacing unwanted items in inventory with XM from within the Inventory option in the OPS menu.
- Dropping: dropping the item on the ground to allow another player to pick up. Can be done within the Inventory option in the OPS menu.
- Common: +20 mitigation
- Rare: +30 mitigation
- Very Rare: +50 mitigation
How to Convert Old Shield to New Shields!
This is 3 step process:
- Drop all your shields
- Force sync
- Pick them up
- +125 AP per Mod Installed
This is a place holder for something important I might think of later.