Dragon Age Inquisition Strategy Guide

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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Crafting

Crafting

Leather Materials

Bronto Hide

Attribute Description
Tier 1 (Common)
Primary Slot Low armour rating
Utility Slot 1 Cunning
Offense Slot 2% critical damage
Defense Slot 1% ranged defense

Canine Leather

Attribute Description
Tier 1 (Common)
Primary Slot Low armour rating
Utility Slot 1 Dexterity
Offense Slot 2% flanking damage bonus
Defense Slot 2.5% cold damage resistance

Deepstalker Hide

Attribute Description
Tier 1 (Common)
Primary Slot Low armour rating
Utility Slot 1 Dexterity
Offense Slot 1% chance to bleed target on hit
Defense Slot 1% chance to bleed attacker on being hit

Dragonling Scales

Attribute Description
Tier 1 (Common)
Primary Slot Low armour rating
Utility Slot 1 Dexterity
Offense Slot 1% chance to bleed target on hit
Defense Slot 2.5% fire damage resistance

Druffalo Hide

Attribute Description
Tier 1 (Common)
Primary Slot Low armour rating
Utility Slot 1 Dexterity
Offense Slot 1% critical chance
Defense Slot 2.5% cold damage resistance

Fennec Fur

Attribute Description
Tier 1 (Common)
Primary Slot Low armour rating
Utility Slot 1 Dexterity
Offense Slot 1% critical chance
Defense Slot 2.5% cold damage resistance

Nugskin

Attribute Description
Tier 1 (Common)
Primary Slot Low armour rating
Utility Slot 1 Cunning
Offense Slot 2% critical damage
Defense Slot 1% ranged defense

Ram Leather

Attribute Description
Tier 1 (Common)
Primary Slot Low armour rating
Utility Slot 1 Dexterity
Offense Slot 2% flanking damge bonus
Defense Slot 2.5% cold damage resistance

August Ram Leather

Attribute Description
Tier 2 (Common)
Primary Slot Medium armour rating
Utility Slot 1.5 Dexterity
Offense Slot 2% flanking damage bonus
Defense Slot 2.5% cold damage resistance

Bear Hide

Attribute Description
Tier 2 (Common)
Primary Slot Medium armour rating
Utility Slot 1.5 Dexterity
Offense Slot 1.5% critical chance
Defense Slot 3% cold damage resistance

Gurgut Webbing

Attribute Description
Tier 2 (Common)
Primary Slot Medium armour rating
Utility Slot 1 Dexterity/0.5 Cunning
Offense Slot 1.5% chance to bleed target on hit
Defense Slot 3% fire damage resistance

Halla Leather

Attribute Description
Tier 2 (Common)
Primary Slot Medium armour rating
Utility Slot 1.5 Dexterity
Offense Slot 2.5% flanking damage bonus
Defense Slot 3% cold damage resistance

Phoenix Scales

Attribute Description
Tier 2 (Common)
Primary Slot Medium armour rating
Utility Slot 1 Dexterity/0.5 Cunning
Offense Slot 1.5% chance to bleed target on hit
Defense Slot 1.5% chance to bleed attacker on being hit

Quillback Leather

Attribute Description
Tier 2 (Common)
Primary Slot Medium armour rating
Utility Slot 1.5 Cunning
Offense Slot 2.5% critical damage
Defense Slot 1.5% ranged defense

Rough Hide

Attribute Description
Tier 2 (Common)
Primary Slot Medium armour rating
Utility Slot 1.5 Cunning
Offense Slot 2.5% critical damage
Defense Slot 1.5% ranged defense

Varghest Scales

Attribute Description
Tier 2 (Common)
Primary Slot Medium armour rating
Utility Slot 1.5 Cunning
Offense Slot 1.5% chance to bleed target on hit
Defense Slot 1.5% chance to bleed attacker on being hit

Craggy Skin

Attribute Description
Tier 3 (Common)
Primary Slot High armour rating
Utility Slot 1.75 Cunning
Offense Slot 3% critical damage
Defense Slot 1.75% ranged defense

Great Bear Hide

Attribute Description
Tier 3 (Common)
Primary Slot High armour rating
Utility Slot 1.75 dexterity
Offense Slot 1.75% critical strike
Defense Slot 3.5% cold damage resistance

Hardened Gurn Hide

Attribute Description
Tier 3 (Common)
Primary Slot High armour rating
Utility Slot 1 Dexterity / 0.75 Cunning
Offense Slot 1.75% chance to bleed on target
Defense Slot 1.75% chance to bleed attacker on being hit

Lurker Scales

Attribute Description
Tier 3 (Common)
Primary Slot High armour rating
Utility Slot 1.75 Cunning
Offense Slot 3% critical damage
Defense Slot 1.75% ranged defense

Wyvern Scales

Attribute Description
Tier 3 (Common)
Primary Slot High armour rating
Utility Slot 1 Dexterity/0.75 Cunning
Offense Slot 1.75% chance to bleed on target on hit
Defense Slot 3.5% fire damage resistance

Red Hart Leather

Attribute Description
Tier 3 (Rare)
Primary Slot High armour rating
Utility Slot 1.75 Dexterity
Offense Slot 3% flanking damage bonus
Defense Slot 3.5% cold damage resistance

Snoufleur Skin

Attribute Description
Tier 3 (Rare)
Primary Slot High armour rating
Utility Slot 1.75 Dexterity
Offense Slot 3% flanking damage bonus
Defense Slot 3.5% cold damage resistance

Dragon Scales

Attribute Description
Tier 4 (Rare)
Primary Slot Very High armour rating
Utility Slot 1 Cunning/1 Dexterity
Offense Slot 3.5% armor penetration
Defense Slot 4% fire damage resistance

Masterwork Crafting Material (Tier 3)

Material Name Tier Applied Effect
Masterwork Gurgut Webbing - -
Fade-Touched Craggy Skin 3 75% faster movement speed when in stealth
Fade-Touched Craggy Skin 3 10% chance to cast Veilstrike on a hit
Fade-Touched Great Bear Hide 3 Increase maximum stamina by 20
Fade-Touched Great Bear Hide 3 On kill: grants 50 stamina
Fade-Touched Lurker Scales 3 75% faster movement speed when in stealth
Fade-Touched Lurker Scales 3 10% chance to cast Veilstrike on a hit
Fade-Touched Snoufleur Skin 3 On hit: heal 1% of maximum health
Fade-Touched Snoufleur Skin 3 10% chance to grant 12 seconds of Horn of Valor
Fade-Touched Varghest Scales 3 30% damage bonus if not being hit for 5 seconds
Fade-Touched Varghest Scales 3 10% chance to inflict immolate damage at 100% weapon power
Fade-Touched Varghest Scales 3 20% damage if not being hit for 5 seconds
Fade-Touched Varghest Scales 3 10% chance to inflict immolate damage at 75% weapon power
Fade-Touched Wyvern Scales 3 On hit: 15% chance to apply poison
Fade-Touched Wyvern Scales 3 10% chance to cast fear on a hit

Masterwork Crafting Material (Tier 2)

Material Name Tier Applied Effect
Fade-Touched Bear Hide 2 Increase maximum stamina by 15
Fade-Touched Bear Hide 2 On kill: grants 35 stamina
Fade-Touched Gurgut Skin 2 50% faster movement speed when in stealth
Fade-Touched Gurn Hide 2 Take only 1 damage from all attacks, but health lowered to 12
Fade-Touched Halla Leather 2 Enter stealth when not attacking during combat
Fade-Touched Phoenix Scales 2 10% chance to inflict immolate damage at 75% weapon power
Fade-Touched Phoenix Scales 2 20 damage bonus if not being hit for 5 seconds
Fade-Touched Quillback Leather 2 Take only 1 damage from all attacks, but health lowered to 12
Fade-Touched Rough Hide 2 On hit: 10% chance to apply poison
Fade-Touched Rough Hide 2 5% chance to cast Veilstrike on a hit
Golden Halla Hide 2 Enter stealth when not attacking during combat

Masterwork Crafting (Tier 1)

Material Name Tier Applied Effect
Fade-Touched August Ram Fur 1 Abilities cost 7.5% less mana/stamina.
Fade-Touched August Ram Fur 1 10% chance to grant 8 seconds of Horn of Valor
Fade-Touched Bronto Hide 1 Increase maximum stamina by 10
Fade-Touched Bronto Hide 1 On kill: grants 20 stamina
Fade-Touched Canine Leather 1 10% damage bonus if not being hit for 5 seconds
Fade-Touched Deepstalker Hide 1 2% chance to cast Fear on a hit
Fade-Touched Deepstalker Hide 1 On hit: 5% chance to apply poison
Fade-Touched Dragonling Scales 1 Berserk: +10% damage bonus +100% damage from all sources
Fade-Touched Dragonling Scales 1 10% chance to inflict immolate damage at 50% weapon power
Fade-Touched Druffalo Hide 1 Increase maximum stamina by 10
Fade-Touched Fennec Fur 1 25% faster movement speed when in stealth
Fade-Touched Nugskin 1 25% faster movement speed when in stealth
Fade-Touched Fennec Fur 1 25% faster movement speed when in stealth
Fade-Touched Nugskin 1 2% chance to cast Veilstrike on a hit
Fade-Touched Ram Leather 1 Abilities cost 5% less mana/stamina
Fade-Touched Ram Leather 1 10% chance to grant 5 seconds of Horn of Valor

Masterwork Crafting (Tier 1 continued)

Material Name Tier Applied Effect
Masterwork Bear Hide 1 Critical crafting chance 20%
Masterwork Bronto Hide 1 Critical crafting chance 20%
Masterwork Canine Leather 1 Critical crafting chance 20%
Masterwork Craggy Skin 1 Critical crafting chance 20%
Masterwork Deepstalker Hide 1 Critical crafting chance 20%
Masterwork Dragonling Scales 1 Berserk: +10% damage bonus, 100% damage taken from all sources
Masterwork Druffalo Hide 1 Critical crafting chance 20%
Masterwork Fennec Fur 1 Critical crafting chance 20%
Masterwork Great Bear Hide 1 Critical crafting chance 20%
Masterwork Gurgut Skin 1 Critical crafting chance 20%
Masterwork Halla Leather 1 Critical crafting chance 20%
Masterwork Lurker Scales 1 Critical crafting chance 20%
Masterwork Nugskint 1 Critical crafting chance 20%
Masterwork Phoenix Scales 1 Critical crafting chance 20%
Masterwork Quillback Leather 1 Critical crafting chance 20%
Masterwork Ram Leather 1 Critical crafting chance 20%
Masterwork Red Hart Leather 1 Critical crafting chance 20%
Masterwork Rough Hide Critical crafting chance 20%
Masterwork Varghest Scales Critical crafting chance 20%
Masterwork Wyvern Scales Critical crafting chance 20%