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Dragon Age: Inquisition

Side Quests

Claire Farnworth
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Haven’s Best and Brightest

Requirement: Meet at War Table

Reward: 50 Experience

You’ll need to speak with a few people to get started. Find the Quartermaster, Threnn, just outside the Chantry. If you ask her enough questions you’ll unlock A Study of the Fifth Blight, Vol. One . Speak with Adan at the Apothecary and talk to him enough to start “ Passing Notes“ and “ Mixing Potions“ . Head outside the walls to find Harrit the Smith. Talk to him and you’ll get a schematic for Apprentice Coat and A Study of the Fifth Blight, Vol. Two . You also unlock the quests “ The Right Armor“ and “ Piece by Piece“ .

The Right Armor

Quest Giver: Harrit

Requirement: Complete “Haven’s Best and Brightest”

Reward: New Armor

Loot the nearby crate to gather some materials then craft a new piece of armor. Be sure to equip it as it’s likely better than what you’re wearing.

Piece by Piece

Quest Giver : Harritt

Requirement : Complete “Haven’s Best and Brightest”

Reward : Modified Armor

Loot another crate to get more materials then upgrade the armor you just made. You can pull upgrades out at any time, so keep that in mind before you go on a selling spree.

Passing Notes

Quest Giver : Adan

Requirement : Scout the Hinterlands

Reward : 100 Experience, Lyrium Potion Recipe

Go into the building where Taigen’s Notes can be found. You must search the table in the back right. Take these back to Apothecary in the south west of Haven.

Mixing Potions

Quest Giver : Adan

Requirement : Complete “Passing Notes”

Reward : 50 Experience

This is a simple quest; just inspect the nearby potion station in the south west of Haven.

Know Thy Enemy

Quest Giver: N/A

Requirement : Scout the Hinterlands

Reward: 50 Experience

While fighting in the Hinterlands your enemies will drop items that can be turned in to Minaeve, the researcher, to aid in defeating these foes. You can return repeatedly to provide her with items that will grant you bonuses against specific enemies.

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Electronic Arts
  • Platforms
    PC, PS3, PS4, Steam, 360, XB1
  • Genre
  • Guide Release
    18 December 2014
  • Last Updated
    24 January 2021
    Version History
  • Guide Author
    Greg Boccia, Greg Wright, Claire Farnworth

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This guide for Dragon Age: Inquisition offers a detailed walkthrough of the main story and all side quests associated with each region, detailing easily missed features and hidden lore secrets along the way. The guide also covers all three main DLC: Jaws of Hakkon, The Descent, and Trespasser, and all dialogue choices throughout the game.

Inside this guide you will find:

  • Coming Soon! A detailed Character Builds section with coverage of all classes, skill trees, recommended armor, weapons, consumables, and much more!

  • A Walkthrough for all main story quests, detailing the consequences of your choices along the way.

  • Walkthrough for all DLC content, covering Jaws of Hakkon, The Descent, and Trespasser.

  • Exploration sections for each region, including side quests, requisitions, collections and companion quests.

  • Comprehensive section on Dialogue Choices, covering both approval and romance options for companions.

  • Breakdown of Specialization Trainers, including where to find them and how to complete their missions.

  • Crafting section covering key locations for potions, tonics, grenades, and other materials.

  • An Equipment section, detailing where to find some of the best weapons and armor.

  • A Mounts section with descriptions of how to acquire them and when they become available.

  • Overview of Multiplayer including basic starting tips, coverage of characters, challenges, and loot.

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