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Disambig.png This article is about the armor in Pillars of Eternity. For the armor in Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire, see Exceptional Mail Armor (Deadfire).

Exceptional Mail Armor is a mail armor in Pillars of Eternity. It is a version of the normal mail armor with the exceptional armor enchantment.


Items in italics are quoted directly from the game.

Mail armor is quite popular for its protective qualities, especially against slashing attacks. Mail is comprised of thousands of small rings of steel that form a flexible mesh. Normally worn over a padded jacket, mail protects well but restricts its wearer in combat.


Random loot[]

Containers with loot containing Exceptional Mail Armor
LocationContainerFixedRandom loot (amount on each day of month)?
Breith EamanChestPoint-icon.pngPoint-icon.pngPoint-icon.png
Crägholdt BluffsArmor RackPoint-icon.pngPoint-icon.pngPoint-icon.png
Endless Paths of Od Nua Level 8ChestPoint-icon.png
Sun in ShadowSkeletonPoint-icon.pngPoint-icon.pngPoint-icon.png
The FoundryArmor RackPoint-icon.png
The Great HallChestPoint-icon.png
Item statistics 
Number of containers7 of 1339 (0.52%) - 1 fixed, 6 random
Item probability0.11% (32 of 26780 possible outcomes)
Maximum available items7 (in 7 occurrences)
Minimum available items1 (in 1 occurrences)
Best day(s)19th (3)
Worst day(s)-
Best container(s) by probabilityArmor Rack, Skeleton, Chest (3 occurrences)
Best container(s) by quantity-