Shield for Magic user

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I hope people see this and can give an answer (I don't come to this thread very often)

I'm trying to figure out a word to use that would represent a shield for a magic user.
For a warrior you have Body armor, helmet, boots, shield, gauntlet, belt, grieves, armlet, coif etc..
But for a magic user you have robe, hood, gloves, boots, belt, maybe more
So I want to have a category for a shield for a magic user but have it called something else.

The best I could find/think of is ward, protector, badge
But not really good names.

I'm kind of thinking it could be like a magic ball that floats over the shoulder, or a small piece of armour that is attached to the robe/arm.

Thoughts?
 

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Shield/Buckler/Ward
Helm/Cap/Hood
Armor/Robe
Gauntlet/Bracer/Glove
Grieves/Boots
Cape/Amulet/Necklace/Pendant/Ring
 

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Besides ring and cape, a magic belt would also be good. One of the characters in Dragon Quest Dai had a magic belt that amplified his defense, if I recall correctly.
 

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MZ has bracelets for its mages' shields in the default database. I believe Phantasy Star has similar for female characters ("emels" and sleeves). I've pondered mages and rogues getting bucklers instead of full-sized shields, but my fantasy games aim more toward historical combat than enchanted gear. Alternatively, an off-hand mage item that doesn't boost DEF could be a wand, spellbook, etc.
 
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Stuff worn on the arm
  • Armlet
  • Band
  • Bangle
  • Bracelet
  • Wristlet

Floaty thingie
  • Ball
  • Bauble
  • Censer (these were incense burners that were occasionally mounted to long chains)
  • Circle (maybe a magic circle, or something that circles the owner)
  • Deflector
  • Drone (before they referred to machines, this was a word for ants and bees)
  • Screen
 

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it can also be a Tome, another Wand, A crystal ball etc. Anything item that can do magic that you carry like a shield. In games like Diablo/Grimdawn they categorize this as an "Off-hand" equipment.
 

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I create Magic Ring in Shield,which greatly increase MDF 2x than DEF (i design it for Magic User,not the other).

For Elemental,i can make it with Absorbing or Reflecting Traits
 

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