The mindblade is usually and justly perceived as an offensive power, but this feat shows that it can also be a potent defense.
Prerequisites: Must have a psionic power point reserve of at least 1. Must be able to manifest or form a mindblade by feat, class ability, or other means.
Benefits: The benefits of this feat are dependent on character hit dice, as follows:
1 HD: Receive the feat Shield of Thought.
3 HD: Receive the feat Soul Armor.
7 HD: Receive the feat Defender’s Blade.
13 HD: Receive the feat Focused Shield.
19 HD: Receive the feat, Improved Shield of Thought.