The grass crest shield is absolutely top tier. A knight's shield engraved with a crest. E.g. FextraBot Town Crier. The grass crest is lightly imbued with magic, which slightly speeds stamina recovery." id rather to use 100% shield with higher stability so it uses less stamina on blocking Grass Crest shield only absorb about 89% of physical damage if youre ok on taking little bit of damage while blocking for stamina regen, then go ahead. One of the enchanted blue shields." Even though it doesn't have a 100% physical reduction like all other medal shields, it's physical reduction is still usable. ... but you still get the passive enchantments with the shield slung on your back. ... Grass Crest Shield, found just before the Crystal Sage boss, beyond Crucifixion Road. Thu Mar 24, 2016 12:32 pm. Works while equipped in either hand. the Grass Crest Shield will continue to boost your stamina recovery rate. Menu. Best shield for multiple builds and play throughs. while the Enchanted Blue Shields both have the following (paranthesis for dragon crest) : "A knight's shield engraved with a crest (depicting a dragon.) 1 . For Dark Souls on the PlayStation 3, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "Putting a Great Shield On your back offer protection?". Skill: Parry Repel an attack at the right time to follow up with a critical hit. Anonymous. Dark Souls III; Dark Souls 3 Wiki Comments; Grass Crest Shield [DKS3 Wiki] Comments posted to our Dark Souls 3 Wiki. The Crest Shield greatly reduces dark damage. 0. One of the enchanted blue shields. It's easy to get, it's light, has balance stats across the board and it gives you stamina regen boost. Crucifixion road, eh? "Old medium metal shield of unknown origin. Crest Shield is a Shield in Dark Souls 3.