For two-handed axes in other Dragon Age titles, see Battleaxes (Origins) and Battleaxes (Dragon Age II).

This page lists greataxes, two-handed warrior weapons in Dragon Age: Inquisition.

Greataxes[edit | edit source]

Common[edit | edit source]

Name Damage Enhancements Requirements & Upgrades Acquisition
Balanced Battleaxe
Common Greataxe
Item Level 16
148–155 AoE
(167-175 DPS)
+18% Critical Damage Bonus Requires:
Warrior only
Level 13
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
Barbarian Battleaxe
Common Greataxe
Item Level 2
62 AoE
(70 DPS)
+6% Sunder on Hit Requires:
Warrior only
Level 1
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
Engraved Battleaxe
Common Greataxe
Item Level 18
166-174 AoE
(188-197 DPS)
+18% Flanking Damage Bonus Requires:
Warrior only
Level 15
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
Etched Battleaxe
Common Greataxe
Item Level 20
186-194 AoE
(210-219 DPS)
+27% Critical Damage Bonus Requires:
Warrior only
Level 17
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
  • Random loot from tier 3 chests.
Fereldan Broadaxe
Common Greataxe
Item Level 14
131-138 AoE
(148-156 DPS)
+9% Bleed on Hit Requires:
Warrior only
Level 11
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
  • Random loot.
Jagged Battleaxe
Common Greataxe
Item Level 11
108-114 AoE
(122-129 DPS)
+5% Critical Chance Requires:
Warrior only
Level 8
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft,
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
  • Random loot.
Ornate Battleaxe
Common Greataxe
Item Level 17
157-165 AoE
(177-186 DPS)
+11% Critical Chance Requires:
Warrior only
Level 14
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
  • Random loot.
Qunari Battleaxe
Common Greataxe
Item Level 6
77-81 AoE
(87-92 DPS)
+6% Flanking Damage Bonus Requires:
Warrior only
Level 2
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune


Rare[edit | edit source]

Name Damage Enhancements Requirements & Upgrades Acquisition
Arishok Battleaxe
Rare Greataxe
Item Level 13
139-146 AoE
(157-165 DPS)
+17% Attack
+6% Flanking Damage Bonus
2% chance to use Unbowed on a hit
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 10
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
  • Random loot.
Barbarian Lord Battleaxe
Rare Greataxe
Item Level 8
99-104 AoE
(112-118 DPS)
+5% Bleed on Hit Requires:
Warrior only
Level 4
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
  • Item info wanted.
Bull's Edge
Rare Greataxe
Item Level 5
82-84 AoE
(93-95 DPS)
+7% Attack
+3% Critical Damage Bonus
On kill: target explodes for 75% weapon damage
Requires:
Warrior only

Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
Darkspawn Alpha Greataxe
Rare Greataxe
Item Level 16
167-175 AoE
(189-198 DPS)
+8% Critical Damage Bonus
+20% Sunder On Hit
On Hit: 5% Chance to Apply Poison
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 13
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
  • Rare random loot from tier 2 chests.
Refined Hossberg Twainer
Rare Greataxe
Item Level 21
220-230 AoE
(249-260 DPS)
+25% Sunder on Hit
Increase maximum stamina by 10
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 18
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
Slayer
Rare Greataxe
Item Level 22
231-240 AoE
(297-307 DPS)
+32 AoE Damage vs. Living
+7% Critical Chance
+30% Sunder on Hit
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 19
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Master Corrupting Rune
Sten Battleaxe
Rare Greataxe
Item Level 11
122-125 AoE
(158-164 DPS)
+20 AoE Damage vs. Demons
+11% Attack
+3% Critical Damage Bonus
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 8
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Master Demon-Slaying Rune


Unique[edit | edit source]

Name Damage Enhancements Requirements & Upgrades Acquisition
Axe of the Dragon Hunter
Unique Greataxe
Item Level 19
219-230 AoE
(284-296 DPS)
+32 AoE Damage vs. Dragons
+28% Critical Chance
+5% extra damage for each enemy within 8 meters
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 16
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Master Dragon-Slaying Rune
Gift of the Mountain-Father
Unique Greataxe
Item Level 10
126-133 AoE
(142-150 DPS)
+3% Attack
+3 Strength
+5% Sunder on Hit
+5% extra damage for each enemy within 8 meters
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 7
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
Glittering Darmallon
Unique Greataxe
Item Level 14
164-172 AoE
(185-194 DPS)
+6% Critical Damage Bonus
+25% Sunder on Hit
10% chance to grant 2 seconds of Walking Fortress
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 11
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
Prismatic Greataxe
Unique Greataxe
Item Level 15
174-183 AoE
(197-207 DPS)
+15% Cold Resistance
+15% Electric Resistance
+15% Fire Resistance
+15% Spirit Resistance
On hit: deals additional random elemental damage.
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 12
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
None
Rebuke of the Sunderland
Unique Greataxe
Item Level 17
196-206 AoE
(221-233 DPS)
+8% Bleed on Hit
+24% Critical Chance
+7.5% extra damage for each enemy within 8 meters
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 14
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
Siege's End
Unique Greataxe
Item Level 21
245-254 AoE
(277-287 DPS)
+41% Critical Damage Bonus
Berserk: +20% damage bonus, +200% damage from all sources
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 18
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
  • Available at the Skyhold Merchant for
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Single Incarnation
Unique Greataxe
Item Level 25
297-304 AoE
(336-344 DPS)
+48% Critical Chance
+12% Critical Damage Bonus
Enhanced Basic Attack: your first attack now leaps toward your target if you are between 6 and 12 meters away.
Requires:
Warrior only

Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
Swift Greataxe
Unique Greataxe
Item Level 24
284-295 AoE
(357-370 DPS)
+32 AoE Damage vs. Dragons
+16% Armor Penetration
+9% Critical Chance
+32% Critical Damage Bonus
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 21
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Master Dragon-Slaying Rune
The Dancer's Axe
Unique Greataxe
Item Level 11
135-142 AoE
(153-160 DPS)
+3% Attack
+10 Strength
Enhanced basic attacks: you now whirlwind, all the time.
Requires:
Warrior only

Upgrade Slot:
Empty Haft
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Greataxes (crafted)[edit | edit source]

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


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