Minecraft Dungeons:Royal Guard
The Royal Guard is a heavily-armored variant of the vindicator that wields a shield and a mace found in Minecraft Dungeons. The royal guards are the praetorian guards of the Arch-Illager and they protect him at all costs.
The royal guard is a diamond armored vindicator wearing dark armor with yellow outlines on the helmet and sleeves, and with a sapphire gem. It carries a shield with a yellow cross-like pattern, and a mace.
- Highblock Halls
- Obsidian Pinnacle
- Lone Fortress
- Windswept Peaks
- Gale Sanctum
- Colossal Rampart
The royal guard is usually protected by their heavy armor and their shield and mace. The shield should be destroyed first, so the player can damage it. The royal guard is slower than most mobs, but extremely strong, capable of dealing heavy damage to the player. Their health pool is more larger than the gold armored vindicator and they do more melee damage. They still can be stunned by normal attack.
The Vigilant Scoundrel is the ancient variant of the royal guard encountered during ancient hunts with the minimum offering of . The ancient resides within a Highblock Halls interior-themed arena and possesses, at minimum, the following enchantments:
The specific instructions are: Walk, attack sounds and death sound with armor sound
A skeleton with the royal guard's equipment found in the Creepy Crypt.
Two royal guards found in the Lone Fortress.
A Vigilant Scoundrel attacking a player equipped with an Ember Robe.
- Sometimes, the Creepy Crypt and Panda Plateau can generate a skeleton with the royal guard's equipment. When the player clicks on it, the skeleton disappears and then, waves of skeletons are summoned around it. After the waves have been defeated, the player gets a chest reward, but still can't take the dark armor and the shield.
- Royal guards generate in the Lone Fortress, the Gale Sanctum and the Colossal Rampart for some reason, possibly to guard the Wretched Wraith, the Tempest Golem and the Rampart Captain.