For one-handed axes in Dragon Age: Origins, see Waraxes.
For one-handed axes in Dragon Age II, see Axes (Dragon Age II).

This page lists axes, one-handed warrior weapons in Dragon Age: Inquisition.

Axes[edit | edit source]

Common[edit | edit source]

Name Damage Enhancements Requirements & Upgrades Acquisition
Etched Axe
Common Axe
Item Level 21
141-146
(206-213 DPS)
+14% Attack Requires:
Warrior only
Level 18
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
• Random loot.
• Available at the Suledin Keep Merchant in Emprise du Lion for
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Firm Broadaxe
Common Axe
Item Level 7
59-62
(86-91 DPS)
+3% Critical Chance Requires:
Warrior only
Level 3
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
Available at the Redcliffe Weapons and Upgrades Merchant in the Hinterlands for
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Heavy Axe
Common Axe
Item Level 14
94-98
(137-143 DPS)
+8 Strength Requires:
Warrior only
Level 11
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Random loot.

Long-Bearded Axe
Common Axe
Item Level 20
134-139
(196-203 DPS)
+14 Strength Requires:
Warrior only
Level 17
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
Available at the Suledin Keep Merchant in Emprise du Lion for
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Mercenary Captain Hatchet
Common Axe
Item Level 15
100-105
(146-153 DPS)
+8% Attack Requires:
Warrior only
Level 12
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
• Available at the Expensive Merchant in Val Royeaux for
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• Available at the Weapons and Upgrades Merchant in Val Royeaux, the Griffon Wing Keep Merchant in the Western Approach and the Village of Crestwood Merchant for
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Mercenary Hatchet
Common Axe
Item Level 12
83-87
(121-127 DPS)
+8% Attack Requires:
Warrior only
Level 9
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
• Random loot.
• Available at the Griffon Wing Keep Merchant in the Western Approach and the Village of Crestwood Merchant for
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Raider Hatchet
Common Axe
Item Level 6
55-58
(80-85 DPS)
+3% Sunder on Hit Requires:
Warrior only
Level 2
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
• Random loot.
• Available at the Redcliffe Weapons and Upgrades Merchant and the Crossroads Merchant in the Hinterlands for
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Rugged Broadaxe
Common Axe
Item Level 5
52-54
(76-79 DPS)
+4% Critical Chance Requires:
Warrior only
Level 1
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
Available for purchase from Seggrit in Haven and the Crossroads Merchant in the Hinterlands for
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Tournament Axe
Common Axe
Item Level 17
114-118
(166-172 DPS)
+9% Attack Requires:
Warrior only
Level 14
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Random loot.


Rare[edit | edit source]

Name Damage Enhancements Requirements & Upgrades Acquisition
Barbarian Raider Cleaver
Rare Axe
Item Level 9
77-80
(112-117 DPS)
+7% Critical Chance
+3% Critical Damage Bonus
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 6
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Rare random loot.

Barbarian Warlord Cleaver
Rare Axe
Item Level 12
94-98
(137-143 DPS)
+12% Critical Chance
+5% Critical Damage Bonus
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 9
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Rare random loot from tier 2 chests.

Dwarven Waraxe
Rare Axe
Item Level 15
113-118
(165-172 DPS)
+8% Critical Chance
+7% Guard Damage Bonus
On kill: grants 20 stamina
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 12
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Random loot.

Firm Tournament Axe
Rare Axe
Item Level 22
167-174
(244-254 DPS)
+13% Critical Chance Requires:
Warrior only
Level 19
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Rare random loot from tier 3 chests.

Serpent's Rage
Rare Axe
Item Level 19
142-149
(207-218 DPS)
+9% Critical Chance
+8% Critical Damage Bonus
Berserk: +20% damage bonus, +200% damage from all sources
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 16
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
• Rare random loot from tier 2 or 3 chests.
• Randomly available at the Suledin Keep Merchant in Emprise du Lion for
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Note: Requires The Short List Inquisition perk.


Unique[edit | edit source]

Name Damage Enhancements Requirements & Upgrades Acquisition
Axe of Green Edges
Unique Axe
Item Level 13
111-116
(162-169 DPS)
+8% Critical Chance
+7% Critical Damage Bonus
On hit: 5% chance to apply poison
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 10
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Looted after closing the Fade rift in the Flooded Caves; see Crestwood side quest Still Waters.

Bitter Axe
Unique Axe
Item Level 24
204-212
(298-310 DPS)
+16% Attack
+15% Critical Chance
On kill: Target Explodes for 100% Weapon Damage
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 21
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
Looted from Fade rifts in the Frostback Basin.
Note: Jaws of Hakkon required.
Cleave
Unique Axe
Item Level 10
93-95
(165-168 DPS)
+20 Damage vs. Living
+2% Attack
+6% Critical Chance
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 7
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Rune Slot:
Corrupting Rune

Rewarded upon completion of the Exalted Plains side quest Map of Enavuris.

Misfortune's Bite
Unique Axe
Item Level 23
195-202
(308-318 DPS)
+16 Electricity Damage
+12% Armor Penetration
+3 Constitution
+21% Critical Chance
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 18
Upgrade Slot:
Balanced One-Handed Haft
Rune Slot:
Master Lightning Rune
Available at Emporium's Weapons and Accessories for
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Moon Axe
Unique Axe
Item Level 17
141-147
(206-215 DPS)
+6% Barrier Damage Bonus
+4 Constitution
+16% Critical Chance
10% chance to grant 5 seconds of Horn of Valor
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 14
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Item info wanted.

Song of the Marshes
Unique Axe
Item Level 20
167-174
(291-301 DPS)
+32 Damage vs. Dragons
+12% Critical Damage Bonus
+14 Strength
On hit: 10% chance to apply poison
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 17
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Rune Slot:
Master Dragon-Slaying Rune

Rewarded upon completing Defeat Marquise Bouffon war table operation with any advisor.

Axes (crafted)[edit | edit source]

For for a full list of crafted axe schematics, see weapon schematics.


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