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Dragon Age Inquisition
Strategy Guide

Author(s): Greg Boccia, Greg Wright, Claire Farnworth
Editor(s): Claire Farnworth, Lynette James, Greg Wright, Greg Boccia
First Published: 18-12-2014 / 00:00 GMT
Last Updated: 19-03-2018 / 06:38 GMT
Version: 1.1 (????) 21-11-2018 / 06:37 GMT

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War Table

General Operations 2

Find the Source of Darkspawn

Requirements Discovered the Slave Pits
Power Cost 5
Time Required 0
Preferred None
Connections N/A
Secrets N/A
Forces None

Find the Warden

Requirements Available after speaking to Hawke in Skyhold, during From the Ashes
Power Cost 8
Time Required 0
Preferred None
Connections N/A
Secrets None
Forces N/A
Details Crestwood is unlocked.

Finding Samson’s Weakness

Requirements Unlocked Dagna, Part of Samson's Nemesis Plot
Power Cost 0
Time Required 30
Preferred Connections
Connections 30 Influence
Secrets N/A
Forces N/A

Gain Access to Ghilan’nain’s Grove

Requirements Claim Ghilan’nain’s Landmark in Emerald Graves
Power Cost 5
Time Required 0
Preferred None
Connections N/A
Secrets N/A
Forces None

Gain Orzammar’s Friendship

Requirements Have a Keep import where Harrowmont is king. Complete "In Your Heart Shall Burn"
Power Cost 0
Time Required 60
Preferred Connections
Connections 60 Influence
Secrets N/A
Forces N/A

Gather Cloth

Requirements Available after scouting Emprise du Lion. Operation can be repeated.
Power Cost 0
Time Required 15
Preferred Forces
Connections 4 Velveteen, 2 Ring Velvet
Secrets 6 Plush Fustian Velvet
Forces 6 Velveteen

Gather Herbs

Requirements Available after scouting Crestwood. Operation can be repeated.
Power Cost 0
Time Required 15
Preferred Forces
Connections 4 Spindleweed, 2 Royal Elfroot
Secrets 6 Royal Elfroot
Forces 6 Spindleweed

Gather Information on Lord Otranto

Requirements Josephine Romance Plot
Power Cost 0
Time Required 15
Preferred None
Connections N/A
Secrets None
Forces N/A

Gather Leather

Requirements Available after scouting Emprise du Lion. Operation can be repeated.
Power Cost 0
Time Required 15
Preferred Forces
Connections 6 August Ram Leather
Secrets 6 Great Bear Hide
Forces 3 Nugskin, 3 Canine Leather

Gather Metals

Requirements Available after scouting Western Approach. Operation can be repeated.
Power Cost 0
Time Required 15
Preferred Forces
Connections 4 Paragon’s Luster, 2 Everite
Secrets 6 Everite
Forces 6 Paragon's Luster

Getting a Judge’s Favor

Requirements Part of "Of Somewhat Fallen Fortune"
Power Cost 1
Time Required 20
Preferred None
Connections None
Secrets N/A
Forces N/A

Grand Cleric Iona

Requirements
Power Cost 0
Time Required 60
Preferred Forces
Connections 30 Influence
Secrets 30 Influence
Forces 1 Amulet of Power

Harvest of History

Requirements Completed the Apothecary upgrade for Skyhold
Power Cost 0
Time Required 180
Preferred Connections
Connections None
Secrets None
Forces None

Help Ponchard de Lieux

Requirements Dorian Romance/Gift Plot
Power Cost 0
Time Required 60
Preferred Connections
Connections 30 Influence
Secrets 30 Influence
Forces N/A

Hinterland Resources

Requirements Available after scouting the Hinterlands. Operation can be repeated.
Power Cost 0
Time Required 15
Preferred Connections
Connections 3 Onyx, 3 Elfroot, 1 Enchanter’s Seat Accessory I (75.0%), 1 Enchanter’s Seat Accessory II (25.0%)
Secrets 6 Elfroot, 1 Enchanter’s Seat Accessory I (75.0%), 1 Enchanter’s Seat Accessory II (25.0%)
Forces 6 Onyx, 1 Enchanter’s Seat Accessory I (75.0%), 1 Enchanter’s Seat Accessory II (25.0%)

Hire Former Slaves as Paid Workers

Requirements Helped free the slaves
Power Cost 0
Time Required 10
Preferred None
Connections N/A
Secrets N/A
Forces 30 Influence

Hissing Wastes Resources

Requirements Unlocked the Hissing Wastes
Power Cost 0
Time Required 15
Preferred Connections
Connections 3 Lazurite, 3 Vandal Aria, 1 Qunari Bench Accessory I (75.0%), 1 Qunari Bench Accessory II (25.0%)
Secrets 3 Vandal Aria, 1 Qunari Bench Accessory I (75.0%), 1 Qunari Bench Accessory II (25.0%), 3 Deathroot
Forces 6 Lazurite, 1 Qunari Bench Accessory I (75.0%), 1 Qunari Bench Accessory II (25.0%)

House Amladaris

Requirements Available after "In Your Heart Shall Burn"
Power Cost 0
Time Required 480
Preferred Connections
Connections 1 Master Spirit Rune
Secrets 1 Master Spirit Rune
Forces 1 Master Spirit Rune

Improved Stability

Requirements Closed 1/4 of all Fade Rifts
Power Cost 0
Time Required 60
Preferred Connections
Connections 60 Influence
Secrets N/A
Forces 60 Influence

Improving Morale

Requirements Claimed the western approach and have atleast 3 perks in Forces
Power Cost 0
Time Required 60
Preferred Forces
Connections 60 Influence
Secrets 60 Influence
Forces 60 Influence

Inspire

Requirements Available to Warrior Inquisitors with the Champion specialization at Inquisition Rank of 8 or higher.
Power Cost 0
Time Required 240
Preferred Secrets
Connections 60 Influence
Secrets 60 Influence
Forces 60 Influence

Investigate Ancient Laboratory

Requirements Found the Tevinter Laboratory in Western Approach
Power Cost 0
Time Required 240
Preferred Secrets
Connections 1 Magister Ice Staff
Secrets 1 Magister Ice Staff
Forces N/A

Investigate Elven Ruins

Requirements Completed "Wicked Eyes and Wicked Hearts" and found the Elven Tomb landmark in Emerald Graves
Power Cost 5
Time Required 0
Preferred Forces
Connections N/A
Secrets N/A
Forces None

Investigate Sahrnia Quarry

Requirements Samson's Nemesis Plot
Power Cost 1
Time Required 15
Preferred None
Connections N/A
Secrets N/A
Forces None

Investigate the Elven Glyphs

Requirements Located all the Elven Glyphs in Exalted Plains
Power Cost 5
Time Required 0
Preferred None
Connections None
Secrets N/A
Forces N/A
Details Lost Temple of Dirthamen is Unlocked

Investigate the Exalted Plains

Requirements Completed "In Your Heart Shall Burn"
Power Cost 8
Time Required 0
Preferred None
Connections N/A
Secrets N/A
Forces None
Details Exalted Plains is Unlocked

Investigate the Shards

Requirements Discovered a Shard
Power Cost 4
Time Required 0
Preferred None
Connections None
Secrets N/A
Forces N/A
Details Forbidden Oasis is Unlocked

Investigate the Shrine of Dumat

Requirements Speak with Leliana about the Shrine
Power Cost 1
Time Required 30
Preferred Secrets
Connections N/A
Secrets None
Forces N/A

Investigate the Western Approach

Requirements Complete "From the Ashes"
Power Cost 8
Time Required 0
Preferred None
Connections N/A
Secrets N/A
Forces None
Details The Western Approach unlocked.

Judgment: Denam’s Red Templar Patrols

Requirements
Power Cost 0
Time Required 120
Preferred None
Connections None
Secrets None
Forces 30 Influence

Judgment: Duchess in a Box Tour 9:41

Requirements Sentence Florianne's remains to be displayed.
Power Cost 0
Time Required 240
Preferred Forces
Connections 120 Influence
Secrets 120 Influence
Forces 60 Influence

Judgment: Help the People of Sahrnia

Requirements
Power Cost 0
Time Required 120
Preferred Connections
Connections 30 Influence
Secrets 30 Influence
Forces 30 Influence

Judgment: How Could You

Requirements
Power Cost 0
Time Required 120
Preferred Connections
Connections 60 Influence
Secrets 60 Influence
Forces 60 Influence

Judgment: Movran’s Arrived!

Requirements
Power Cost 0
Time Required 120
Preferred Forces
Connections 60 Influence
Secrets 60 Influence
Forces 60 Influence

Judgment: Playing to Win

Requirements
Power Cost 0
Time Required 240
Preferred Forces
Connections 120 Influence
Secrets 60 Influence
Forces 30 Influence

Judgment: Recover Sold Artifacts

Requirements
Power Cost 0
Time Required 120
Preferred Secrets
Connections 1 Belt of Focus
Secrets 1 Belt of Focus
Forces 1 Belt of Focus

Judgment: The Death of Good Ser Ruth

Requirements
Power Cost 0
Time Required 240
Preferred Connections
Connections 60 Influence
Secrets 60 Influence
Forces 60 Influence

Judgment: The Good Works of Ser Ruth

Requirements
Power Cost 0
Time Required 240
Preferred Connections
Connections 60 Influence
Secrets 60 Influence
Forces 60 Influence

Judgment: The Magic Used in Redcliffe

Requirements
Power Cost 0
Time Required 120
Preferred None
Connections N/A
Secrets 1 Enhanced Cooldown Amulet
Forces N/A

Judgment: Abernache over Under

Requirements
Power Cost 0
Time Required 120
Preferred Secrets
Connections 60 Influence
Secrets 60 Influence
Forces 60 Influence

Justice Overflowing

Requirements Fill the jail in Skyhold.
Power Cost 0
Time Required 60
Preferred Connections
Connections 60 Influence
Secrets 60 Influence
Forces 60 Influence

Learn More about Dragons

Requirements Complete "In Your Heart Shall Burn", Kill atleast 3 High Dragons
Power Cost 0
Time Required 60
Preferred Forces
Connections None
Secrets None
Forces None

Liberate Emprise du Lion

Requirements Complete "From the Ashes"
Power Cost 20
Time Required 0
Preferred None
Connections None
Secrets N/A
Forces N/A
Details Emprise du Lion is Unlocked

Locate Weapon of Tyrdda Bright-Axe

Requirements Locate all the Landmarks in the Hinterlands
Power Cost 0
Time Required 1440
Preferred Forces
Connections 1 Tyrdda's Staff
Secrets 1 Tyrdda's Staff
Forces 1 Tyrdda's Staff

Locate the Missing Seekers

Requirements Completed "Here Lies the Abyss"
Power Cost 1
Time Required 60
Preferred Secrets
Connections 30 Influence
Secrets 30 Influence
Forces N/A

Make

Requirements Available to Rogue Inquisitors with the Artificer specialization at Inquisition Rank of 8 or higher.
Power Cost 0
Time Required 240
Preferred Connections
Connections None
Secrets 1 Masterwork Jagged Longbow Grip, 1 Masterwork Firm Dagger Grip
Forces 1 Masterwork Jagged Longbow Grip, 1 Masterwork Firm Dagger Grip

Make Contact in the Emerald Graves

Requirements Complete "In Your Heart Shall Burn"
Power Cost 8
Time Required 0
Preferred None
Connections N/A
Secrets None
Forces N/A
Details The Emerald Graves is Unlocked

Manage Stolen Freemen Property

Requirements Fairbanks moved to Argons Lodge, Presented evidence to brigand leader.
Power Cost 0
Time Required 30
Preferred Connections
Connections 30 Influence
Secrets 30 Influence
Forces 30 Influence

Measure Veil Strength

Requirements Find 10 Ancient Elven Artifacts for Solas
Power Cost 0
Time Required 1440
Preferred Forces
Connections 120 Influence
Secrets N/A
Forces 120 Influence

Negotiate a Deal for Weapon Plans

Requirements Unlocked the Quartermaster in Skyhold
Power Cost 0
Time Required 480
Preferred Secrets
Connections 1 Masterwork Sentinel Shield
Secrets 1 Anderfels Cleaver
Forces N/A

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Electronic Arts
  • Platforms
    Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
  • Genre
    Role-playing
  • Guide Release
    18 December 2014
  • Last Updated
    19 March 2018
  • Guide Author
    Greg Boccia, Greg Wright, Claire Farnworth

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