- "A shield bearing the name of an ancient emperor. It boosts the damage dealt by certain elemental magicks."
- —Description, Final Fantasy Tactics.
Kaiser Shield (カイザーシールド, Kaizaashiirudo?), also known as Kaiser Plate, is a recurring shield in the series. It is often a high-ranked shield that boosts high defenses, but provides no additional bonuses.
The Kaiser is a high-quality Koenig Shield, and used to be one of the most effective shields that a Paladin could purchase from the Auction House. It provides 23 defense, a +6 bonus to Vitality and Charisma, a +4 bonus to Enmity, and the Beast Killer trait. It cannot be purchased in NPC stores, and can only be created through crafting.
Kaiser Shield, known as Kaiser Plate in the PlayStation version, is a high-ranked shield that provides 46% physical evasion, 20% magical evasion, and boosts Fire, Ice, and Lightning attacks. It can be bought in Multiplayer Mode or found in the fourth floor of the Midlight's Deep with the Treasure Hunter ability.
Kaiser Shield is a level 70 shield that provides +50 Defense and is bought for 1,642 gil.
Kaiser is the German title meaning "Emperor."