"Target's armor is destroyed when hit by an attack from Monsters with Shatter."
100% chance of activation upon successful strike
|Top 3 Rulesets||Bottom 3 Rulesets|
|Aim True - Be sure that your attacks will always hit their targets with aim true. Shatter your opponent's armor on the first attempt!||Unprotected - all armor is removed from this ruleset. Consider whether your monster with shatter is still a good fit.|
|Armored Up - Shatter your opponents armor and attack their health stat directly - sooner than you would otherwise.||Return Fire - Weigh whether the potential to shatter an opponent's armor is worth the trade-off of return fire damage.|
|Weak Magic - Your opponent may believe that extra armor will extend their lives as magic must hit armor before hitting health. Shatter their illusion!||Back to Basics - monsters lose all abilities. Consider whether a monster with Shatter is the best choice despite loss of this ability. Review strength of attack, position, and speed.|
|Top 3 Abilities||Bottom 3 Abilities|
|Inspire - all friendly Monsters receive +1 Melee attack. Shatter your opponent's armor and kill them with a single strike!||Return Fire - if you play a ranged attack monster with shatter while your opponent plays a monster with return fire, your monster will take damage from each attack landed|
|Reach - Reach grants melee monsters the ability to attack from the second position. Shatter your opponent's armor leaving their direct health stat open.||Rust - Reduces the Armor of all enemy Monsters. If you are already using a monster with Shatter, consider whether it makes sense to add a monster with rust.|
|Blast - make the most use of your enemies reduced armor by inflicting damage on multiple enemies with blast.||Piercing - Consider whether including a Piercing monster in addition to one with Shatter is the best us of your mana.|
- Armor will shatter upon the first successful hit even if the monster does not take damage (See: Shield).
Summoners with Shatter
Immortalis grants all friendly monsters the void and shatter abilities while subtracting one health from all enemy monsters. Invaluable within the Armored Up ruleset, Immortalis can help you shatter your way to victory.
Monsters with Shatter
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- Flamesmith - Level 1
- Weirding Warrior - Level 1
- Dark Astronomer - Level 4
- Battering Ram - Level 6
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