Tides of Fate

Event. Cost: 0.

Response: When a shadow card increases an enemy's by any amount, increase the defending character's by 3 for that attack. Then, the players as a group may spend 2 resources to ready the defending character and give it +3 for its next attack this phase.

...the tides of fate hd turned against them and their doom was at hand.
The Return of the King
Sam Lamont

Flight of the Stormcaller #7. Spirit.

Tides of Fate

This is an auto-include if you’re running spirit in Heirs of Numenor and Against the Shadow. The majority of the quests have shadow cards that do this to the player, so having a free means to effectively cancel the extra damage is amazing.