The Shield Weaver armor is an advanced armor set that was created by the ancients. It is a rare inventory item that takes some work to obtain. Some will regard the Shield Weaver Armor as the best armor set that you can get in Horizon Zero Dawn. It can absorb a lot of damage and it looks pretty cool. When compared to the other “modern” armor in the game, this ancient armor is really great and should definitely be something you obtain as soon as you can. It will help a lot with some of the harder battles in the game.
The Shield Weaver Armor cannot be purchased from a merchant like other armor in the game can. In order to get this armor, you must complete a quest called Ancient Armory. This quest will likely be triggered when you locate a Power Cell. There is also a puzzle to solve once you find all of the collectibles.
How To Get The Shield Weaver Armor
This armor set is located in a secret lab, but you can’t access it until you locate 5 ancient power cores. Once you find a core, it will trigger a side quest called Ancient Armory. There is a guide for this quest in the side quests section. Click here for the Ancient Armory Quest Guide. Once you complete this quest, you will have obtained the Shield Weaver armor.