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Defenders is a Tier 2 (Tokenslot Orb NeutralTokenslot Orb Frost) Icon UnitUnit of the Frost faction. This common card was released with the Twilight Edition and has no affinity variants, nor a promo version.

This card has been changed already, compared to its original appearance in BattleForge.



Self-sacrifice is at the core of any worthy religion and to Defenders, the battlefield is a place of worship. These noble human souls are ready to give their lives on any battlefield for the glory of their people. Remember, young Defender, treasure the life of your brother-in-arms; there is no more glorious a fate than to die saving the life of a comrade, with whom you have fought side by side. Heed my words and you will attain everlasting glory and burn brightly in the books of history!
— The Life of the Defender, by Brand Goldman

Card Info

Crossbow Attack
Card Icon Autocast Autocast: Every 2 seconds, unit fires bolts at enemies that deal 10 damage.
Stand Ground
Power Cost: 25
Defenders Stand Ground Ability Icon
Card Icon Toggle Toggle: Enable to become immobile and gain:
Defenders Resilient Ability Icon
Card Icon Passive Passive: Takes 40 / 45 / 50 / 60% less damage.
Card Icon Passive Passive: Cannot be knocked back.

Card Upgrades & Drop Locations

Displayed below are the card's upgrades and where to obtain them.

Defenders Card Icon Defenders Upgrade I Upgrade II Upgrade III
Upgrade Card
Lifepoints +10x6
+5% damage reduction
Lifepoints +10x6
+5% damage reduction
Lifepoints +10x6
+10% damage reduction
Drop Location Bad Harvest Minimap Bad Harvest Bad Harvest Minimap Bad Harvest Bad Harvest Minimap Bad Harvest
Scenario Difficulty Standard Advanced Expert


Patch History

Patch #400042
  • Decreased the unit's life points from 630 / 690 / 750 / 810 to 570 / 630 / 690 / 750.
  • Autocast ability Card Icon Autocast Crossbow Attack:
    • Increased damage per bolt from 9 to 10.
      • Increased displayed attack value of total damage dealt over 20 seconds from 540 to 600.
  • Adjusted the card's upgrade drop locations:
Card Name Former Scenario Drop Locations New Scenario Drop Locations
Upgrade 1 Upgrade 2 Upgrade 3 Upgrade 1 Upgrade 2 Upgrade 3
Defenders Card Icon Defenders Defending Hope Defending Hope Defending Hope Bad Harvest Bad Harvest Bad Harvest

See also

Number of Orbs