Armor (AV)

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Your armor value (AV) is a measurement of how well protected you are
against physical attacks that hit you. The higher your score, the less
likely an opponent's attack will do severe damage to you. Most characters

start with a base AV score of 0.

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Overview

AV, also called Armor Value or ♦, is a combat-relevant stat which, along with the PV of the incoming attack, determines how much damage an attack does once it has hit its target. Generally, AV acts in opposition to PV, with higher AV decreasing the damage an attack deals and higher PV increasing the damage an attack deals.

A creature or object's AV score is calculated by adding together all of the following values:

  • The AV value of all of the character's equipped armor and mutations (not counting shields).
    • If multiple body parts of the same type exist (eg, Arm), the AV of those slots (not counting shields) will be averaged and rounded, with half-values rounding toward zero.
  • Additional AV from sources such as the Calloused skill, the density effect, or any inherent AV based on creature/object type.
  • The AV value of one equipped shield if the attack is determined to be blocked by that shield.

AV value (not including additional AV from shield block) can also be seen in-game on the sidebar or overlay.

Items by AV

Search by body slots to see only gear wearable on that slot!

Item AV DV Worn on Weight
Item AV DV Worn on Weight
Zetachrome lune.png Zetachrome lune 8 -2 Body 35.0
Still crystal chime.png Still crystal chime 7 -4 Body 40.0
Flawless crysteel aegis.png Flawless crysteel aegis 7 -2 Hand 15.0
Flawless crysteel shardmail.png Flawless crysteel shardmail 7 -3 Body 40.0
Fullerite plate mail.png Fullerite plate mail 6 -6 Body 160.0
Crysteel aegis.png Crysteel aegis 6 -2 Hand 15.0
Vaams lens.png Va'am's lens 6 -2 Hand 15.0
Crysteel shardmail.png Crysteel shardmail 6 -3 Body 40.0
Chassis plate.png Chassis plate 6 -2 Back 300.0
Carbide plate armor.png Carbide plate armor 5 -5 Body 45.0
Burnished fullerite shield.png Burnished fullerite shield 5 -4 Hand 20.0
Fullerite aegis.png Fullerite aegis 5 -4 Hand 20.0
Fullerite flake armor.png Fullerite flake armor 4 -3 Body 90.0
Zetachrome gloves.png Zetachrome gloves 4 0 Hands 10.0
Flawless crysteel gauntlets.png Flawless crysteel gauntlets 4 -2 Hands 15.0
Flawless crysteel boots.png Flawless crysteel boots 4 -2 Feet 20.0
Zetachrome pumps.png Zetachrome pumps 4 0 Feet 10.0
Steel plate mail.png Steel plate mail 4 -4 Body 60.0
Carbide shield.png Carbide shield 4 -3 Hand 14.0
Eyeless crab shell.png Eyeless crab shell 4 -3 Hand 19.0
Highenergy thermo cask.png High-energy thermo cask 4 -4 Body 40.0
Nanoweave vest.png Nanoweave vest 4 2 Body 10.0
Thermo cask.png Thermo cask 4 -4 Body 40.0
Enigma cone.png Enigma cone 4 -4 Body 28.0
Flawless crysteel coronet.png Flawless crysteel coronet 4 -1 Head 15.0
Zetachrome apex.png Zetachrome apex 4 0 Head 8.0
Plastifer jerkin.png Plastifer jerkin 3 -3 Body 20.0
Plastifer chem vest.png Plastifer chem vest 3 -3 Body 20.0
Recycling suit.png Recycling suit 3 0 Body 35.0
Ogre fur gloves.png Ogre fur gloves 3 -3 Hands 10.0
Carbide gauntlets.png Carbide gauntlets 3 -5 Hands 18.0
Fullerite gauntlets.png Fullerite gauntlets 3 -3 Hands 25.0
Crysteel gauntlets.png Crysteel gauntlets 3 -2 Hands 15.0
Carbide boots.png Carbide boots 3 -5 Feet 15.0
Fullerite boots.png Fullerite boots 3 -4 Feet 35.0
Crysteel boots.png Crysteel boots 3 -2 Feet 20.0
Ring mail.png Ring mail 3 -2 Body 15.0
Chain mail.png Chain mail 3 -1 Body 35.0
Puma chitin vest.png Puma chitin vest 3 0 Body 30.0
Clay pot.png Clay pot 3 0 Roots 12.0
Steel shield.png Steel shield 3 -2 Hand 12.0
Stopsvalinn.png Stopsvalinn 3 0 Arm 5.0
Studded leather armor.png Studded leather armor 3 -2 Body 20.0
Fullerite armet.png Fullerite armet 3 -4 Head 25.0
Crysteel coronet.png Crysteel coronet 3 -1 Head 15.0
Ogre fur hat.png Ogre fur hat 3 -3 Head 8.0
Dagashas spur.png Dagasha's spur 3 -1 Head 30.0
Rubber suit.png Rubber suit 2 1 Body 8.0
Chain gauntlets.png Chain gauntlets 2 -3 Hands 10.0
Quartzfur gloves.png Quartzfur gloves 2 -1 Hands 10.0
Leyline puppeteers.png Leyline puppeteers 2 2 Hands 10.0
Steel gauntlets.png Steel gauntlets 2 -3 Hands 12.0
Steel gauntlets.png Steel gauntlets 2 -3 Hands
Chain boots.png Chain boots 2 -3 Feet 10.0
Steel boots.png Steel boots 2 -3 Feet 15.0
Greased steel boots.png Greased steel boots 2 -3 Feet 12.0
Flexivest.png Flexivest 2 3 Body 5.0
Tread guard.png Tread guard 2 0 Tread 5.0
Iron buckler.png Iron buckler 2 -3 Arm 9.0
Steel buckler.png Steel buckler 2 -1 Arm 8.0
Furs.png Furs 2 -1 Body 10.0
Bark armor.png Bark armor 2 -1 Body 10.0
Leather armor.png Leather armor 2 0 Body 15.0
Scrap cape.png Scrap cape 2 -2 Back 18.0
Steel helmet.png Steel helmet 2 -3 Head 12.0
Electric snail shell.png Electric snail shell 2 -1 Head 8.0
Chain coif.png Chain coif 2 -1 Head 10.0
Psychodyne helmet.png Psychodyne helmet 2 1 Head 12.0
Crystalline halo.png Crystalline halo 2 0 Head 5.0
Quartzfur hat.png Quartzfur hat 2 -1 Head 10.0
Enigma cap.png Enigma cap 2 -3 Head 10.0
Worn leather bracer.png Worn leather bracer 1 0 Arm 1.0
Ripped leather bracer.png Ripped leather bracer 1 0 Arm 1.0
Leather bracer.png Leather bracer 1 0 Arm 1.0
Boarskin gloves.png Boar-skin gloves 1 0 Hands 3.0
Leather gloves.png Leather gloves 1 0 Hands 3.0
Ape fur gloves.png Ape fur gloves 1 0 Hands 4.0
Plastifer gloves.png Plastifer gloves 1 1 Hands 3.0
Kaleidocera muffs.png Kaleidocera muffs 1 1 Hands 11.0
Precision nanon fingers.png Precision nanon fingers 1 1 Hands 1.0
Croccasins.png Croccasins 1 0 Feet 3.0
Leather boots.png Leather boots 1 0 Feet 3.0
Magnetized boots.png Magnetized boots 1 0 Feet 3.0
Bounding boots.png Bounding boots 1 0 Feet 7.0
Plastifer sneakers.png Plastifer sneakers 1 1 Feet 3.0
Step sowers.png Step sowers 1 -1 Feet 5.0
Ninefold boots.png Ninefold boots 1 -1 Feet 9.0
3d cobblers.png 3D cobblers 1 -1 Feet 5.0
Antigravity boots.png Anti-gravity boots 1 1 Feet 4.0
Chiral rings.png Chiral rings 1 2 Floating Nearby 10.0
Elastyne skin suit.png Elastyne skin suit 1 3 Body 5.0
Patchwork coat.png Patchwork coat 1 1 Body 7.0
Wooden buckler.png Wooden buckler 1 -1 Arm 5.0
Ulnar stimulators.png Ulnar stimulators 1 0 Hands 1.0
Ganglionic teleprojector.png Ganglionic teleprojector 1 -1 Head 8.0
Quantum mote.png Quantum mote 1 1 Floating Nearby 1.0
Woven tunic.png Woven tunic 1 2 Body 5.0
Cloth robe.png Cloth robe 1 0 Body 5.0
Leather apron.png Leather apron 1 0 Body 5.0
Cloth overalls.png Cloth overalls 1 2 Body 5.0
Vineweave tunic.png Vine-weave tunic 1 2 Body 15.0
Ashstained robes.png Ash-stained robes 1 1 Body 1.0
Ironweave cloak.png Ironweave cloak 1 0 Back 6.0
Quartzfur cloak.png Quartzfur cloak 1 -1 Back 10.0
Ogre fur cloak.png Ogre fur cloak 1 0 Back 15.0
Kaleidocera cape.png Kaleidocera cape 1 1 Back 11.0
Palladium mesh tabard.png Palladium mesh tabard 1 1 Back 9.0
Forkhorned helm.png Fork-horned helm 1 0 Head 8.0
Knollworm skull.png Knollworm skull 1 0 Head 5.0
Miners helmet.png Miner's helmet 1 0 Head 5.0
Psychic meridian.png Psychic meridian 1 1 Head 3.0
Mental aggregator.png Mental aggregator 1 0 Head 1.0
Gentling cone.png Gentling cone 1 0 Head 1.0
Leather cap.png Leather cap 1 0 Head 3.0
Elastyne skull cap.png Elastyne skull cap 1 1 Head 1.0
Ape fur hat.png Ape fur hat 1 0 Head 3.0
Plastifer bonnet.png Plastifer bonnet 1 1 Head 4.0
Murmur mask.png Murmur mask 1 0 Face 3.0
Gentling mask.png Gentling mask 1 0 Face 1.0
Nightsight interpolators.png Night-sight interpolators 1 0 Face 2.0
Polyhedral rings.png Polyhedral rings 1 0 Face 1.0
Silver rondure.png Silver rondure 1 0 Face 1.0
Dream rondure.png Dream rondure 1 0 Face 1.0
Kaleidocera krakows.png Kaleidocera krakows 1 1 Feet 11.0
Slip ring.png Slip ring 0 0 Arm 1.0
Displacer bracelet.png Displacer bracelet 0 0 Arm 1.0
Ontological anchor.png Ontological anchor 0 0 Arm 1.0
Trihologram bracelet.png Tri-hologram bracelet 0 0 Arm 1.0
Beaded bracelet.png Beaded bracelet 0 0 Arm 1.0
Beaded bracelet blue.png Beaded bracelet 0 0 Arm
Beaded bracelet purple.png Beaded bracelet 0 0 Arm
Neckring.png Neck-ring 0 0 Arm 1.0
Homoelectric wrist warmer.png Homoelectric wrist warmer 0 0 Arm 1.0
Precinct navigator.png Precinct navigator 0 0 Arm 1.0
Slogs annunclus.png Slog's annunclus 0 0 Arm 1.0
Bloody patch of fur.png Bloody patch of fur 0 1 Back 3.0
Otherpearl.png Otherpearl 0 1 Arm 0.0
Amaranthine prism.png Amaranthine prism 0 0 Floating Nearby 1.0
Snakeskin armlet.png Snakeskin armlet 0 2 Arm 1.0
Kindrish.png Kindrish 0 0 Arm 1.0
Kahs loop.png Kah's loop 0 1 Arm 1.0
Leafy vest.png Leafy vest 0 2 Body 6.0
Elastyne gloves.png Elastyne gloves 0 2 Hands 1.0
Quilted shawl.png Quilted shawl 0 -1 Back 1.0
Worn burnoose.png Worn burnoose 0 1 Back 1.0
Albino monkey braid.png Albino monkey braid 0 1 Back 1.0
Leather moccasins.png Leather moccasins 0 0 Feet 1.0
Sandals.png Sandals 0 0 Feet 1.0
Sandals of the riverwives.png Sandals of the river-wives 0 0 Feet 2.0
Elastyne slippers.png Elastyne slippers 0 2 Feet 1.0
Yeshyrskin slippers.png Yeshyrskin slippers 0 1 Feet 1.0
Rocket skates.png Rocket skates 0 1 Feet 6.0
Pointdefense drone.png Point-defense drone 0 0 Floating Nearby 5.0
Jeweled sandals.png Jeweled sandals 0 0 Feet 1.0
Glowcrust.png Glowcrust 0 0
3.0
Slate frock.png Slate frock 0 2 Body 3.0
Fickle gill.png Fickle gill 0 0
  • 2.0
    Mumble mouth.png Mumble mouth 0 0
  • 2.0
    Waxflab.png Waxflab 0 0
  • 6.0
    Klanq.png Klanq 0 0
  • 5.0
    Slate mantle.png Slate mantle 0 3 Body 3.0
    Circle of light in the chord of agolgot.png Circle of light in the chord of Agolgot 0 0 Floating Nearby 1.0
    Circle of light in the chord of bethsaida.png Circle of light in the chord of Bethsaida 0 0 Floating Nearby 1.0
    Circle of light in the chord of qas.png Circle of light in the chord of Qas 0 0 Floating Nearby 1.0
    Circle of light in the chord of qon.png Circle of light in the chord of Qon 0 0 Floating Nearby 1.0
    Circle of light in the chord of rermadon.png Circle of light in the chord of Rermadon 0 0 Floating Nearby 1.0
    Circle of light in the chord of shugruith.png Circle of light in the chord of Shugruith 0 0 Floating Nearby 1.0
    Lightobfuscating lens.png Light-obfuscating lens 0 1 Floating Nearby 1.0
    Flumeflier of the skybear.png Flume-Flier of the Sky-Bear 0 2 Back 8.0
    Life loop.png Life loop 0 0 Arm 30.0
    Headlamp.png Headlamp 0 0 Head 6.0
    Transkinetic cuffs.png Transkinetic cuffs 0 0 Arm 6.0
    Helping hands.png Helping hands 0 0 Back 20.0
    Storage tank.png Storage tank 0 0 Arm 5.0
    Black mote.png Black mote 0 0 Floating Nearby 0.0
    Gourd.png Gourd 0 0 Arm 1.0
    Symbiotic firefly.png Symbiotic firefly 0 0 Floating Nearby 1.0
    Luminous mote.png Luminous mote 0 0 Floating Nearby 1.0
    Black robes.png Black robes 0 1 Body 1.0
    Wool kilt.png Wool kilt 0 1 Body 3.0
    Crude toga.png Crude toga 0 1 Body 5.0
    Pocketed vest.png Pocketed vest 0 1 Body 2.0
    Sooty smock.png Sooty smock 0 2 Body 1.0
    Umber frock.png Umber frock 0 2 Body 3.0
    Scarlet shawl.png Scarlet shawl 0 0 Back 1.0
    Leather cloak.png Leather cloak 0 1 Back 3.0
    Filthy toga.png Filthy toga 0 1 Body 5.0
    Gas tumbler.png Gas tumbler 0 0 Back 20.0
    Leather scraps.png Leather scraps 0 1 Back 3.0
    Panthers cloak.png Panther's cloak 0 1 Back 4.0
    Issachari banner.png Issachari banner 0 1 Back 3.0
    Nylon bodypack.png Nylon bodypack 0 0 Back 10.0
    Grassy yurtmat.png Grassy yurtmat 0 1 Back 3.0
    Ape fur cloak.png Ape fur cloak 0 1 Back 6.0
    Chrome mantle.png Chrome mantle 0 2 Back 3.0
    Molly netting.png Molly netting 0 1 Back 2.0
    Praetorians cloak.png Praetorian's cloak 0 2 Back 3.0
    Banner of the holy rhombus.png Banner of the Holy Rhombus 0 1 Back 15.0
    Mercurial cloak.png Mercurial cloak 0 1 Back 1.0
    Rainboweave cloak.png Rainboweave cloak 0 2 Back 1.0
    Nachams ribbon.png Nacham's ribbon 0 2 Back 8.0
    Leafy helm.png Leafy helm 0 1 Head 3.0
    Crowfeather pillow.png Crowfeather pillow 0 0 Body 1.0
    Mechanical wings.png Mechanical wings 0 0 Back 15.0
    Portable beehive.png Portable beehive 0 2 Back 5.0
    Gyrocopter backpack.png Gyrocopter backpack 0 0 Back 10.0
    Powered exoskeleton.png Powered exoskeleton 0 -2 Back 10.0
    Witchwood wreath.png Witchwood wreath 0 0 Head 1.0
    Widebrimmed hat.png Wide-brimmed hat 0 1 Head 1.0
    Crimson hood.png Crimson hood 0 1 Head 3.0
    Square cap.png Square cap 0 0 Head 1.0
    Issachari sun veil.png Issachari sun veil 0 1 Face 2.0
    Smiling sun mask.png Smiling sun mask 0 1 Face 1.0
    Frowning moon mask.png Frowning moon mask 0 1 Face 1.0
    Sun and moon mask.png Sun and moon mask 0 1 Face 1.0
    Vinewood sap mask.png Vinewood sap mask 0 0 Face 3.0
    Gas mask.png Gas mask 0 0 Face 6.0
    Dazzle cheek.png Dazzle cheek 0 1 Face 1.0
    Kesil face.png Kesil Face 0 3 Face 1.0
    Shemesh face.png Shemesh Face 0 3 Face 1.0
    Earth face.png Earth Face 0 2 Face 1.0
    Levant face.png Levant Face 0 1 Face 1.0
    Olive face.png Olive Face 0 1 Face 1.0
    Null face.png Null Face 0 0 Face 1.0
    Goggles.png Goggles 0 0 Face 1.0
    Mirrorshades.png Mirrorshades 0 0 Face 1.0
    Nightvision goggles.png Night-vision goggles 0 0 Face 6.0
    Telescopic monocle.png Telescopic monocle 0 0 Face 3.0
    Spectacles.png Spectacles 0 0 Face 1.0
    Telemetric visor.png Telemetric visor 0 0 Face 1.0
    Visage.png VISAGE 0 1 Face 8.0
    Compass bracelet.png Compass bracelet 0 0 Arm 1.0
    Wrist fan.png Wrist fan 0 0 Arm 1.0
    Bioscanning bracelet.png Bio-scanning bracelet 0 0 Arm 1.0
    Structural scanning bracelet.png Structural scanning bracelet 0 0 Arm 1.0
    Hologram bracelet.png Hologram bracelet 0 0 Arm 1.0
    Force bracelet.png Force bracelet 0 0 Arm 1.0
    Wrist calc.png Wrist calc 0 0 Arm 1.0

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