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Dragon Age: Inquisition


Claire Farnworth
Scott Peers
Name Type Armor Level Requires
Shield of the Emperor Shield 33 23 Level 20
March of the Everlasting Shield 29 20 Level 17
Magehunter Shield 29 20 Level 17
Wintersbreath Shield 26 18 Level 15
Estwatch Guard Shield 22 15 Level 12
Shield of the Anointed Shield 18 12 Level 9
Dirthamen’s Wisdom Shield 17 11 Level 8
Wedge of Destiny Shield 14 9 Level 6
Aegis of the Order Shield 14 9 Level 6
Schaefer’s Rampart Shield 12 7 Level 3

Shield of the Emperor

How to obtain: Randomly sold by the expensive merchant in Val Royeaux for 19830 Currency (Inquisition) (requires The Short List Inquisition perk). Randomly sold by the invisible merchant in Skyhold for 19830 Currency (Inquisition) (requires The Short List Inquisition perk).

March of the Everlasting

How to obtain: Looted from Imshael in the Suledin Keep in Emprise du Lion during the side quest Call Me Imshael.


How to obtain: Sold by Bonny Sims in Skyhold for 7629


How to obtain: Found in Valeska’s Watch in Emprise du Lion.

Estwatch Guard

How to obtain: Looted from a Revenant in the Tomb of the Emerald Knight (final room) of Din’an Hanin during the side quest The Knights’ Tomb in the Emerald Graves.

Shield of the Anointed

How to obtain: Found on the ground next to a body downstairs after completing the battlements optional quest in the Adamant Fortress during the main quest Here Lies the Abyss.

Dirthamens Wisdom

How to obtain: Found in the Chamber of the Oracle after defeating the High Priest during the quest God of Secrets.

Wedge of Destiny

How to obtain: Found in Crestwood on a table atop a hill just west of Three Trout Farm Camp.

Aegis of the Order

How to obtain: Looted from a chest in the cave with the The Thing in the Dark landmark in the Western Approach. The cave is east of the Death Drink Springs (where the raised walkway is built from the War table operation Crossing the Sulphur Pits).

Schaefers Rampart

How to obtain: Found in a chest in an unmarked dwarven mine east of the Hessarian Camp on the Storm Coast (location in Gallery below).

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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