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How To Easily Break Enemy Defense & Shields In Assassin’s Creed Valhalla

Breaking enemy defense and shields in Assassins' Creed Valhalla will give you a clear chance to attack them. Check out how to do it here

If you manage to break enemy defense or the destructible shield in Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, you will get a clear opening at attack and finish them off. Otherwise, any enemy will save itself will not give up easily and this can be frustrating. Check out how to break enemy defense and destructible shield in Assassin’s Creed Valhalla.

How To Break Enemy Defense In Assassin’s Creed Valhalla

The easiest way to break enemy defense in Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is by using strong melee attacks, your enemies will put up their weapons or shields when defending and if they manage to block your light attacks they will counter with their own.

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The best thing to do here is to simply break the enemy weapons and blocks by using strong attacks, while these attacks are slow and take up a lot of your stamina. The sheer power will stagger your opponent and break their defense. This will result in you getting the upper hand and continuing with your attacks.

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This technique works best against smaller infantry enemies that you will encounter countlessly during your playthrough of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla.

How To Break Enemy Shields In Assassin’s Creed Valhalla

Some enemies will bring destructible shields made of wood in battles, these shields while breakable can be a challenge as your enemy will hide behind it to save themselves. We recommend that you break these shields as soon as you can and then continue with the attack.

This along with defenses like blocks and other measures can be a tough task for those who are just spamming the light attack button and won’t be able to cause much damage.

To break shields, you will have to use strong attacks, light attacks are quick but they require multiple hits and this will give you enemies a chance to retaliate. All you have to do is try to switch between light and heavy attacks and soon you will be unstoppable in the game.

This is all there is to know about how to break enemy defense and shields in Assassin’s Creed Valhalla. While attacking is great you should know how to Block Enemy Attack so save yourself in the game. This will ensure that you survive for far longer.