A Shimmershield is a piece of Eldar battle equipment used primarily by Exarchs of the Dire Avenger warrior aspect. It has also been reported to be used by Eldar Corsair Princes, Voidstorm Squads and Void Dreamers. It is an advanced force-field generator that is strong enough to protect the Exarch and the Dire Avengers around him from melee attacks.
- 1: Imperial Armour Volume Eleven - The Doom of Mymeara pg.160&163
- 2: Deathwatch: Ark of Lost Souls, pg. 126
- 3: Codex: Eldar (6th Edition), pg. 66, 96