Dragonscale is a Unique Zakarum Shield in Diablo 2 Resurrected (D2R). This elite Paladin Shield has a quality level of 84 and a treasure class of 84. It can be equipped only by a Paladin character. There are 2 important benefits coming from Dragonscale:
  • The enemies will take more damage from the fire spells.
  • A huge strength boost.
This is the only Unique item in the game that has +X to Hydra attribute.
DragonscaleDragonscaleZakarum Shield
Defense: 523 - 582
Chance To Block: 52%
Smite Damage: 46 to 46
Durability: 65 of 65
(Paladin Only)
Required Strength: 142
Required Level: 80
Adds 211-371 Fire Damage
+15% to Fire Skill Damage
+10 to Hydra
+(170 - 200)% Enhanced Defense
+(15 - 25) to Strength
+5% to Maximum Fire Resist
Fire Absorb +(10 - 20)%
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How to obtain Dragonscale

The fastest way to get this item on Battle.net is via trading, you can use the Item Price Checker to see how much Dragonscale is worth.
Farming it by killing monsters is possible, check the drop rate table below for more information.
It can also be gambled but the chances are very slim.

Dragonscale drop rate table

The monster with the highest drop chance of dropping Dragonscale is Baal on Hell difficulty in The Worldstone Chamber of Act 5. Farming the monsters listed below gives you the highest chance of finding that item.

Dragonscale variants

Below is a list with different variants of Dragonscale. See the stats of its normal, ethereal or upgraded variant.