"reduces damage taken but slows movement"

The Soldier Helmet is a Hat that reduces damage taken.


  • Reduces damage taken by 25%.
  • Slows movement speed by 6%.
  • Costs 4000 Gold.


  • Pair with the Wooden Shield to block 85% of damage taken in melee combat. (100% in ranged combat)
  • Pair with Shadow Wings to negate the slow movement speed.
  • Works best with the Katana, as the Katana allows for maximum DPS paired with a higher damage resistance.
  • Works best against the Polearm, reducing its high damage and taking away its biggest advantage.
  • Use it to outlast your opponent in battle.


The Soldier Helmet is thought to have been added in version 0.68 and underwent a sprite change in version 0.76. It was buffed from -20% damage to the current -25% damage in version 0.896. 0.896 also changed the Soldier Helmet to allow it to block projectile damage, before version 0.896, it only blocked melee damage.