Questions tagged [dragon-age-inquisition]

An action role-playing video game first released on November 18, 2014. It was developed by BioWare and published by EA. It is the third game of the "Dragon Age" franchise.

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What are the grey symbols above Cassandra's health bar?

The green health bars right to each portrait are pretty self-explanatory. But Cassandra has some grey symbols above the health bar as well: I've seen those disappear and come back while playing, but ...
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Dragon Age: Inquisition - which area is for my level?

I'm little bit confused with "level vs area" progression in Dragon Age: Inquisition. Could someone give quick reference which zone is meant for which (character) level to be played? Hinterlands seems ...
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Are valuables used for anything or can I sell them all?

There is a "Valuables" tab in the inventory, and on first glance it looks like the stuff in that category isn't used for anything. But I'm also not that far into the game and want to avoid selling ...
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What is the difference between the Chantry Garden and the Herb Garden upgrade in Skyhold?

I want to upgrade the garden in Skyhold, but the descriptions are a bit too vague for me. The chantry garden upgrade is described to bring "a potential resource gain from the inspired, including gold ...
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Why do some missions stay on the War Table after completion, but others disappear?

Most markers for missions on the War Table disappear after you complete them, but some of them stick around. Are the ones that stay significant?
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Where can I see the approval rating of my companions?

I'm pretty much constantly seeing notifications like "Solas approves" or "Cassandra disapproves", but I still have no idea on how much my companions approve or disapprove of myself in general. I ...
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Can you save everyone in Haven?

During the invasion, you are tasked with rescuing several people. However, no matter how many times I try, I can never seem to save them all. Is this intended or am I doing something wrong?
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In Dragon Age: Inquisition, can I have a Chest where I can put items?

As you know, in Dragon Age: Inquisition you can have only 60 items in your bag (some more with Inquisition Perks). I just want to know if in Skyhold I can have a chest where I can put more items, ...
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Does adviser choice matter?

I'm at the War Table and I want to perform a certain mission, but there are a number of advisers to send. Does it matter which one I choose? Will I get different rewards if I send Leliana instead of ...
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Is save data from previous Dragon Age games used in Inquisition?

Does Dragon Age Inquisition make use of save data from previous games in the series? If so, what benefits does this provide?
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How does focus work in dragon age inquisition?

I just got my focus abilities but I never have enough focus to use it? Why does this happen? How is focus generated? I am a knight enchanter mage and I use spirit blade as my main spell.
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Reseting skill points

I don't know in which one but I was able to buy a book to reset my skill points in another dragon age, are these books available again? I didn't found anything for it but neither against it. Thank ...
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Why should I attack the leg of the dragon?

When fighting a dragon, I can either aim for the whole dragon, or pick a specific leg to target. What are the benefits of attacking the legs? Does it matter which one I pick?
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Do fade touched enchantments stack?

Similar to rings, I want to know if fade touched enchantments stack. For example, I have a dagger that adds a 10% chance to use Hidden Blades on a hit, if I enchant another dagger with that ability, ...
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How can I change the language in Dragon Age:Inquisition?

I'd like to play Dragon Age Inquision in english instead of the language of my operating system, but it seems to default to that and I can't find a way to change it. I already tried setting the Origin ...
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Can I have more than 8 active skills?

As I get more skill points, I've noticed I have more than 8 active skills. Can I actually use more than 8 in combat, or do I need to respec and get a little more focused with my skill point ...
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What is the result of persuading Leliana to kill or not kill a traitor agent?

Some point fairly early on in Haven you can approach Leliana while she is ordering an assassination of an old friend of hers, someone who is a traitor to the inquisition. You can enforce the death ...
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Is there a maximum on Inquisition perks?

According to some articles, there is no hard cap on character level in single-player (max is 20 for multiplayer), but rather some theoretical soft cap. Is this the case for Influence? Do I only have ...
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How do I heal without potions?

I've completed the prologue and an adventuring around the Hinterlands. After a particularly challenging battle/encounter that required I use all my potions, my entire party is now low on health. But ...
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Differences between the mounts?

Is it the case that the only difference between the mounts in DA:I is aesthetic? Is there at least a difference in function between the different type of mounts?
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How to survive Dragon Age: Inquisition combat on Nightmare difficulty?

I tried using two mages and two warriors for my party. However I have realized that my mage character is more offensive with her spells than using supportive spells for my party. I am thinking about ...
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Effects of continuing after a total party wipe?

I've had a couple of encounters so far where I stumbled into enemies that were higher level than expected and gotten wiped out. At the game over screen, I chose the option "Continue". After doing so, ...
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Can I have more than one relationship at the same time?

Can I have multiple relationships at once or do I need to end the first relationship before proceeding with another one? Or, does it depend entirely on the character?
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Do herbs like Elfroot grow back?

While there seems to be a lot of Elfroot around, at least in the first area after the prologue, upgrading my potions has a rather steep price and requires large amounts of Elfroot even just for the ...
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How can I reach the hidden ladder in Hinterlands

I was now able to defeate the dragon in the Hinterlands. When I explored the area I found a ladder. (See Screenshots) But I have no idea how to get there. Is there a way to access the ladder?
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How does Armor Rating work in Dragon Age: Inquisition?

While the elemental resistances seem pretty obvious, I didn't find any hints on how exactly the armor rating works. This is a bit of a disadvantage when deciding which items to equip as I have no idea ...
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How to take a screenshot in Dragon Age: Inquisition?

Origin doesn't have built in screenshot support. DA:I doesn't seem to have a screenshot option. I try launching from Steam but I'm not getting the Steam overlay. How best to take screenshots of Dragon ...
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Getting past the broken bridge in Redcliffe village

There is an area West of Redcliffe Village with quests but the bridge is broken. How can you get in the area past the broken bridge ?
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Where can I find wisp essences and lazurite?

I'm trying to become a Knight Enchanter, and the training quest requires me to gather the materials for a spirit blade hilt. But I've no idea where to actually find the required wisp essences and ...
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Why can't I activate Steam Community ingame?

I apprehend that Dragon Age: Inquisition won't come to Steam as it will be restricted to Origin. But I would like to use Steam Community (SHIFT+TAB) ingame to chat with friends and take screenshots - ...
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Do non-archery abilities that don't specify melee affect archery?

The Double Daggers abilities... Bloodied Prey Passive : Your strikes cut deeper into any foe whose current health is lower than your own. Sneak Attack Passive : Attacks upon a target's back ...
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Edit character in Dragon Age Inquisition?

I had a weird graphic bug when I created my character, and now he has ridiculous red hair. I know there is a console in this game. Is there a command to launch face editor again? Most games have that.
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How to unlock new Mounts?

I already did the Master of horses quest, so I've the option to change my mount on Haven when I go to Dennet location, but all of them are blocked. How do I get new mounts?
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What quests become unavailable after completing “Doom Upon All the World”?

When starting the final story quest from the War Table, the game warns that some quests will become inaccessible after you completing the game, and that you should take care of anything important ...
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Is it worth buying schematics?

From my experience in RPGs, there is seldom a balance in quality between items looted, bought or crafted. Most often it's just better to save your gold and equipt whatever drops from battle and then ...
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What is the single player level cap in Dragon Age: Inquisition

What is the single player level cap in Dragon Age: Inquisition? I am at level 27 and I am not getting any more quests.
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Will Cassandra leave my party?

This question may contain spoilers from after the mission "Wicked Eyes and Wicked Hearts". Please keep an answer as spoiler-free as possible or use the spoiler tag.
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Sera and the Inquisition

Does anyone know why Sera is the only companion you can ask to leave the Inquisition? I'm not sure if it has anything to do with your friendship level (as far as I know other companions have ...
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How do I get past this door on the Storm Coast?

I'm exploring the Storm Coast, trying to clear everything I can in the zone, and there's several markers for Varric's personal quest on the map: As you can see in that screenshot, there's a cave ...
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Changing the game's text language to English

In the answer to this question, I was advised: Yes you have to download the language pack. And you also have to go here: C:\Program Files (x86)\Origin Games\Dragon Age Inquisition\Data\Win32 ...
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Where do you find the Ferelden locks?

One of the inquisition requisition required Ferelden locks, is it something that can be bought somewhere or is it farmable somewhere ?
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How do I unlock specializations for my companions?

I've completed my own quest to become Knight Enchanter and learned that specialization. Some of my companions have their specialization available in the skill tree as well, e.g. Necromancy for Dorian ...
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Does the skills boost percentage stack with 2 rings?

There are rings that boosts skills, for example a Earth Shaker ring boosts ability by 30%. I assume this is 30% more damage. If I have 2 of these rings, does the boost stack?
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Are there any disadvantages to dispelling demons as they spawn from Fade Rifts?

When a new wave of demons is in the process of spawning from an active Fade Rift, certain abilities like the Mage's Dispel, or the Templar Warrior specialisation's Spell Purge will insta-gib any ...
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What does your companions approval matter for?

So far I have not seen any indication that approval does anything besides flavor. Are there any actual game mechanics tied to how much approval you have with characters?
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What is the difference between a masterwork schematic and a normal one?

I found two different schematics, the "Masterwork Witch Staff" and "Superb Staff of the Dragon" both have the same dps range (71/94). Both also have a masterwork slot. What is the difference between ...
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What are the triggers for the inner circle quests?

I've done a few companion quests already, but there are some companions where I didn't get any quests so far. I'm beyond Skyhold and already finished one of the two main quests after that point. I'm ...
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Can I lose a companion if his approval goes too low?

Since it was the case in the previous Dragon Age and since it's no longer possible to keep track precisely of the level of approval of my companions. Do I risk to lose any of them and if yes who ?
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What are these Dragon Age: Inquisition Easter Eggs?

I found 2 'big' easter eggs so far while playing DA:I. One is the golden chalice between some rocks in the Western Approach which you can't reach. On the map it's here: The second one is the big ...
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What are the benefits of turning in research and where can I see them?

I've been turning in various fragments for research in Haven to Minaeve, but I'm not entirely sure what benefits I gain from this. It is supposed to help me exploit weaknesses in enemies, but I could ...