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The Shield Charger was a protective weapon manufactured by MegaCorp which generated an energy shield around the user. The shield protected the user from enemy fire until it wore out, shocking and repelling any enemies touching it. The shield charger had a high voltage electrostatic component. The weapon allowed the user to use other weapons simultaneously. With enough damage absorption the weapon could be upgraded into the Tesla Barrier.
Ratchet & Clank: Going Commando
Ratchet & Clank: Up Your Arsenal
Behind the scenes
In Ratchet & Clank: Up Your Arsenal the Shield Charger is free if the weapon is purchased in an existing Ratchet & Clank: Going Commando game save on the same memory card for the PlayStation 2 or on the same user profile and PlayStation 3 system for the high-definition re-release and Ratchet & Clank Collection.
When a laser has been successfully redirected in Up Your Arsenal using the Refractor, a white swirling object is left at the redirection point of the laser, this is actually the 3D model of the Shield Charger.
Notes and references
|Weapons and gadgets in Ratchet & Clank: Up Your Arsenal|
|es= Cargador escudo