The Shield Dragon is an enemy in Final Fantasy V.
Extremely powerful when first encountered, this creature attacks quickly with its Knock Silly attack, which inflicts Confuse. If attacked physically, it will counter by using Knock Silly twice. It has constant Reflect, Protect and Shell statuses. When considerable damage has been inflicted on the Shield Dragon, it will flee from battle. If the Shield Dragon is defeated, the player is rewarded with massive experience.
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