These archetypes relies on Equip cards to boost their potential and effects on the Field. Using Bashing Shield effectively makes their ATK even stronger while triggering their individual effects for your benefits. Amazoness Princess usually will be Normal Summoned in order to trigger her effect of searching for Amazoness Onslaught, therefore you can equip Bashing Shield to greatly increase its ATK power.
These cards have effects to greatly reduce your attacking monsters’ ATK, not only do you take LP damage, you may also lose your monster during the process. Bashing Shield’s effect will prevent you from taking LP damage if your attacking monster was jeopardized by these cards, but does not prevent monster from being destroyed.
Prevents battle damage
Equipped gains ATK
If I equip an opponent monster does I take life point damage if it attacks me direct ?