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For greatswords in other Dragon Age titles, see Greatswords (Origins) and Greatswords (Dragon Age II).

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

Greatswords[]

Common[]

Name Damage Enhancements Requirements & Upgrades Acquisition
Avvar Raider Greatsword
Common Greatsword
Item Level 12
118-122 AoE
(133-138 DPS)
+9 Strength Requires:
Warrior only
Level 9
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Grip
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

• Random loot.
• Available at the Expensive Merchant in Val Royeaux for 470 Currency (Inquisition).png.
• Available at the Griffon Wing Keep Merchant in the Western Approach and the Village of Crestwood Merchant for 188 Currency (Inquisition).png.

Avvar Warlord Greatsword
Common Greatsword
Item Level 13
123-129 AoE
(139-146 DPS)
+9 Strength Requires:
Warrior only
Level 10
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Grip
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Random loot.

Bassrath-Kata
Common Greatsword
Item Level 16
148-155 AoE
(167-175 DPS)
+11% Attack
+10% focus gain
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 13
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Grip
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
• Random loot.
• Available at the Griffon Wing Keep Merchant in the Western Approach for 563 Currency (Inquisition).png.
• Randomly available at the Village of Crestwood Merchant and the Val Royeaux Weapons and Upgrades Merchant for 563 Currency (Inquisition).png.
Note: Requires The Short List Inquisition perk.
Claymore
Common Greatsword
Item Level 8
88-93 AoE
(99-105 DPS)
+5% Attack Requires:
Warrior only
Level 4
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Grip
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

• Random loot.
• Available at the Redcliffe Weapons and Upgrades Merchant in the Hinterlands for 75 Currency (Inquisition).png.

Claymore
Common Greatsword
Item Level 4
70 AoE
(79 DPS)
+3% Attack Requires:
Warrior: Two-Handed only

Upgrade Slot:
Empty Grip
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Available in Multiplayer.

First Inquisitor's Flame
Common Greatsword
Item Level 18
166-174 AoE
(188-197 DPS)
+11% Attack Requires:
Warrior: Two-Handed only
Level 15
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Grip
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Available in Multiplayer.

Inquisition Greatsword
Common Greatsword
Item Level 1
58 AoE
(66 DPS)
+6% Attack Requires:
Warrior: Two-Handed only

Upgrade Slot:
Empty Grip
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Automatically equipped by Tamar, Katari and Amund in Multiplayer.

Longbar Blade
Common Greatsword
Item Level 22
206-214 AoE
(233-242 DPS)
+16% Attack Requires:
Warrior only
Level 19
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Grip
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

• Random loot from tier 3 chests.
• Available at the Suledin Keep Merchant in Emprise du Lion for 4922 Currency (Inquisition).png.

Raider Greatsword
Common Greatsword
Item Level 1
60 AoE
(68 DPS)
+11% Armor Penetration Requires:
Warrior only
Level 1
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

• Random loot.
• Acquired during the prologue if the Inquisitor is a two-handed warrior.

Refined Greatsword
Common Greatsword
Item Level 16
149-155 AoE
(168-175 DPS)
+16% Attack
+5% extra focus for each enemy within 8 meters
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 13
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

• Available at the Expensive Merchant in Val Royeaux for 1760 Currency (Inquisition).png.
• Available at the Val Royeaux Weapons and Upgrades Merchant, the Griffon Wing Keep Merchant in the Western Approach and the Village of Crestwood Merchant for 704 Currency (Inquisition).png.

Templar Greatsword
Common Greatsword
Item Level 17
157-165 AoE
(177-186 DPS)
+18% Critical Damage Bonus
On hit: gain 3 guard
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 14
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Grip
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Random loot.

Valo-Kas Eva
Common Greatsword
Item Level 17
157-165 AoE
(177-186 DPS)
+11% Attack
+20% focus gain
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 14
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Grip
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Random loot.

Valo-Kas Iss
Common Greatsword
Item Level 20
190-193 AoE
(215-218 DPS)
+27% Armor Penetration Requires:
Warrior only
Level 17
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Grip
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Available at the Suledin Keep Merchant in Emprise du Lion for 1969 Currency (Inquisition).png.


Rare[]

Name Damage Enhancements Requirements & Upgrades Acquisition
Blackwall's Greatsword
Rare Greatsword
Item Level 3
72-75 AoE
(81-85 DPS)
+3% Attack
+2 Constitution
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 1
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Grip
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Item info wanted.

Greatsword of the Dragon
Rare Greatsword
Item Level 5
81-85 AoE
(97-102 DPS)
+5 AoE Fire Damage
+7% Attack
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 1
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Grip
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Lesser Fire Rune

Acquired through the Flames of the Inquisition Weapons Arsenal DLC.

Hayder's Razor
Rare Greatsword
Item Level 11
122-128 AoE
(160-167 DPS)
+20 AoE Damage vs. Living
+11% Attack
+3% Critical Damage Bonus
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 8
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Corrupting Rune

Rare random loot.

Honor Guard Sword
Rare Greatsword
Item Level 15
157-165 AoE
(177-186 DPS)
+17% Attack
+4% Bleed on Hit
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 12
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Random loot from tier 2 chests.

Knight-Enchanter Greatsword
Rare Greatsword
Item Level 13
139-146 AoE
(157-165 DPS)
+17% Attack
+6% Barrier Damage Bonus
10% chance to grant 2 seconds of Walking Fortress
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 10
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
• Rare random loot from tier 2 chests.
• Randomly available at the Griffon Wing Keep Merchant in the Western Approach and the Village of Crestwood Merchant for 656 Currency (Inquisition).png.
Note: Requires The Short List Inquisition perk.
Warlord Greatsword
Rare Greatsword
Item Level 7
93-97 AoE
(105-110 DPS)
+2% Attack
+3 Strength
Increase maximum stamina by 10
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 3
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Grip
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Rewarded upon completion of the Hinterlands' side quest A Spirit in the Lake.


Unique[]

Name Damage Enhancements Requirements & Upgrades Acquisition
Certainty
Unique Greatsword
Item Level 20
232-242 AoE
(262-273 DPS)
+32 Damage vs. Demons
+36% Attack
+6% Bleed on Hit
+6 Strength
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 17
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Master Demon-Slaying Rune

• Acquired after defeating Samson within the Temple of Mythal during the main quest What Pride Had Wrought.
• Acquired in the cave revealed from unlocking Astrariums in the Graves only if Samson was not killed in the Temple of Mythal.

Chromatic Greatsword
Unique Greatsword
Item Level 20
232-242 AoE
(262-273 DPS)
+30% Cold Resistance
+30% Electrical Resistance
+30% Fire Resistance
+30% Spirit Resistance
On hit: deals additional random elemental damage
Requires:
Warrior Only
Level 17
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
None
Rewarded upon completing Bestow Mourning Halla war table operation with any advisor.
Note: Trespasser required.
Edgewise
Unique Greatsword
Item Level 24
284-295 AoE
(321-333 DPS)
+50 Armor Rating
+14 Constitution
Chance on hit: taunt all enemies within 8 meters for 4 seconds
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 19
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
Possible random trials reward.
Note: Trespasser required.
Hakkon's Valor
Unique Greatsword
Item Level 25
299-309 AoE
(356-367 DPS)
+16 Cold Damage
+50% Armor Penetration
+7% Attack
+8% Heal on Kill
+41% Stagger on Hit
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 1
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Master Frost Rune
Acquired upon a second completion in Stone-Bear Hold's arena, after completing the side quest Hakkon's Trials.
Note: Jaws of Hakkon required.
Rendor's Blade
Unique Greatsword
Item Level 12
144-152 AoE
(163-172 DPS)
+9% Attack
+10% Bleed on Hit
10% chance to apply Walking Bomb for 5 seconds, with detonation of 50% weapon damage
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 9
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Grip
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Acquired from the Revenant that emerges after the completion of the Exalted Plains' side quest For the Empire.

Skywatcher's Cleaver
Unique Greatsword
Item Level 23
271-282 AoE
(306-319 DPS)
+14% Barrier Damage Bonus
+27% Heal On Kill
10% Chance to inflict Chain Lightning damage at 75% weapon power
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 20
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Grip
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune
Looted from a pile of bones located near the Fade-Touched lurker found northwest of the initial starting camp established in the Frostback Basin.
Note: Jaws of Hakkon required.
Starfang
Unique Greatsword
Item Level 20
232-242 AoE
(262-273 DPS)
+11% Armor Penetration
+6% Attack
+36 Strength
2% chance to use Unbowed on a hit
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 17
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Available in Multiplayer.

Sulevin Blade
Unique Greatsword
Item Level 23
270-282 AoE
(305-319 DPS)
+11% Armor Penetration
+42 Strength
Chance to cast Pull of the Abyss on a hit
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 20
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
Empty Rune

Rewarded upon completion of the side quest Ruined Blade.

The Clasping Maw
Unique Greatsword
Item Level 25
300-309 AoE
(339-349 DPS)
+7% Attack
+46% Heal on Kill
+7% Sunder When Hit
On Hit: Chance to bind enemy with Evil Eye
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 18
Upgrade Slot:
None
Rune Slot:
None
Available at the Winter Palace Merchant for 184680 Currency (Inquisition).png.
Note: Trespasser required.
Verdict
Unique Greatsword
Item Level 11
135-142 AoE
(175-183 DPS)
+20 AoE Damage vs. Corrupted
+5% Attack
+3 Strength
+3% Sunder On Hit
Requires:
Warrior only
Level 8
Upgrade Slot:
Empty Grip
Empty Pommel
Rune Slot:
Cleansing Rune

Looted at the bottom of a dried-up well located in the southeast area of the Forbidden Oasis.

Greatswords (crafted)[]

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