Damaging an Elite enemy grants you a Barrier absorbing up to [X] damage for 10 seconds. This effect can only happen once every 30 seconds.
Allowed Item Types:
Amulet (Power increased by 50%)
Extracting from a Legendary Item
Unlocking in the Codex of Power by completing a Lost Archives dungeon in Fractured Peaks.
What is Aspect of the Protector
Aspect of the Protector in Diablo 4 is classified as a Defensive Aspect. This indicates that it plays a crucial role in your defense strategies throughout the game. Specifically, this Aspect contributes significantly to fighting against Elite of a Any class in Diablo 4
The Aspect of the Protector functions is: Damaging an Elite enemy grants you a Barrier absorbing up to [X] damage for 10 seconds. This effect can only happen once every 30 seconds.
How to Get the Aspect of the Protector: Location
The Aspect of the Protector in Diablo 4 can be found randomly on any Legendary Item or by completing a Lost Archives dungeon in Fractured Peaks.
Entering World Tier 3 or above could boost your chances to get the Aspect of the Protector. World Tier 3 is accessible after the completion of the main campaign.
In these higher tiers, the Legendary Drop rate increases, and hence, the possibility of landing the Aspect of the Protector increases. Despite this, the exact drop isn’t guaranteed.
Every Legendary item in Diablo 4 shares a table with Legendary Affixes, including the Aspect of the Protector. Every Legendary item you get could potentially have this Aspect. However, Unique Items are the exception, as they always carry a specific affix.
Once you’ve obtained the Aspect of the Protector it’s time to imprint it onto your gear. You can do this at the Occultist, the same character where you do extraction. However, keep in mind that the extracted Aspect can only be used once.