WoW API < UnitArmor

Returns the armor statistics relevant to the specified target.

base, effectiveArmor, armor, posBuff, negBuff = UnitArmor(unit);

Parameters[edit | edit source]

Arguments[edit | edit source]

String - The unitId to get information from. Normally only works for "player" and "pet", but also for "target" if the target is a beast upon which the hunter player has cast Beast Lore.

Returns[edit | edit source]

base, effectiveArmor, armor, posBuff, negBuff
Number - The unit's base armor without buffs, armor kits or enchantments.
Number - The unit's effective armor after buffs (and ??)
Number - The unit's armor after adding armor kits and enchantments but without buffs.
Number - Amount of armor increase due to positive buffs
Number - Amount of armor reduction due to negative buffs (a negative number)

Example[edit | edit source]

local baseArmor , effectiveArmor, armor, posBuff, negBuff = UnitArmor("player");
message("Your current armor is " .. effectiveArmor .. " (base is " .. baseArmor .. ")");
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