In the original version, Platinum Shield is a mid-ranked shield that requires the Shields 4 license to equip, and provides 20 Evade. It can be bought for 5,300 gil at Mosphoran Highwaste, Phon Coast, and Archades or from the Bazaar from the "Platinum Gear" set.
In the Zodiac versions, Platinum Shield now provides 20 Evade and requires the Shields 4 license for 30 LP. It can be bought for 4,750 gil at Mt Bur-Omisace and Mosphoran Highwaste, from completing the Atomos Hunt, found at Paramina Rift (Silverflow's End) and Tchita Uplands (Oliphzak Rise), or from the bazaar for 9,800 gil after selling Insect Husk x2, Tanned Giantskin x5, and Storm Magicite x6. It is also a common steal from Marilith in Trial Mode Stage 34 and a treasure in Stage 87 (with Diamond Armlet). It can be equipped by the Red Battlemage, Knight, Foebreaker, and Shikari.
This brilliant shield has been forged from a lustrous white alloy of mythril and platinum.
Platinum Shield is a mid to high-ranked shield that provides 37% Physical Evasion and 10% Magic Evasion. It can be bought for 16,000 gil at an Outfitter after The Horror of Riovanes in Chapter 4 or found as rare treasure at Fort Besselat South Wall.
Opal shield with a brilliant white luster.
The luster of this shield is a sight to behold.
Platinum Shield from is a low-ranked shield that provides 1 Defense, 5 Resistance, 10 Evade, and teaches the ability Shieldbearer for 150 AP to the Viking and Raptor. It can be obtained from the Bazaar from the "Silver-sheened Armor C" set.
Non-Final Fantasy guest appearancesEdit
A shield made of platinum.
The Platinum Shield appears as a shield within the Forsaken Dungeon. It provides 16 Armor Def, 13 Durability, +1 Magic Def, -1 Speed, and -1 Consumption Rate.