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Check the Strange Crystal Cluster and chest then head down the ramp and open the door. Defeat the waves of Darkspawn and check the chest, barrel and charred corpse for anything useful. In the next room use Willhelm’s Special Brew to obtain that gift. Defeat the Darkspawn in the next area and kill the Genlock Emissary first. Check the Glowing Crystal and A Decades-Old Letter for Codex 236: A Decades-Old Letter .

Take down the magical barrier and speak with Matthias. Agree to find his daughter in exchange for the right code. In the hall are two Elfroots , a Deathroot and a Fractured Stone and the room will summon shades and a Dust Wraith. Loot it for the Harvest Festival Ring and a Remarkable Greenstone. The book is Codex 224: The Journal of Enchanter Willhelm and there is a chest in the corner. In the next area are two Strange Crystal Clusters ; head to the Containment Facility at the end of the path.

Talk to the people in the cellar to learn more. Move the tiles to get the wave of light across to the other side.

Persuade “Kitty” that you will help free it. Move the floor tiles so that the top-right tile is lit. Use the arrows to direct the fire then let Amalia run for it while you dispose of the Demon. Kitty drops the Helm of Honnleath and Cord of Shattered Dreams . Make your way back to Matthias defeating the Lesser Shades that spawn. With the correct code, head back to Shale. On your way out, head up the hill north and open Olaf’s Chest for Olaf’s Prized Cheese Knife.

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Rock and a Hard Place

Completed ''The Golem in Honnleath'' (The Stone Prisoner DLC).

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  • Publisher
    Electronic Arts
  • Platforms,
    PC, PS3, XB 360
  • Genre
  • Guide Release
    24 July 2014
  • Last Updated
    7 December 2020
  • Guide Author
    Greg Boccia

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You are a Grey Warden, last of a group of highly-skilled warriors tasked to defeat the Archdemon and stop the Blight from spreading across the land. The Grey Wardens are the only ones capable of defeating the Archdemon and sending the Darkspawn back to the pits whence they came. Accrue a squad of highly memorable characters, each with their own personalities and skills, to help you in your task and save Fereldan before it is too late.

This guide charts the adventures of the main walkthrough and all Downloadable Content and covers:

  • A complete walkthrough from start to finish.
  • Every item and codex uncovered.
  • A complete trophy/achievement guide.
  • Full coverage of all Downloadable Content including the massive DLC “Awakening”.

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