Two-Weapon Defense

( Player's Handbook v.3.5, p. 102)

[Fighter Bonus Feat, General]

Your two-weapon fighting style bolsters your defense as well as your offense.


Two-Weapon Fighting (PH) , DEX 15,

Required for

Improved Two-Weapon Defense (CW) ,


When wielding a double weapon or two weapons (not including natural weapons or unarmed strikes), you gain a +1 shield bonus to your AC. When you are fighting defensively or using the total defense action, this shield bonus increases to +2.


A fighter may select Two-Weapon Defense as one of his fighter bonus feats.