Haven's Best and Brightest is a side quest in Dragon Age: Inquisition.

Even in these trying times, good help is not so hard to find. Explore Haven and meet some of the Inquisition’s crafting masters.

Acquisition[edit | edit source]

This quest is obtained automatically after the new Inquisition has been formed during the main quest the Threat Remains and it serves a purpose of introducing the player to the crafting and requisition aspects of the game.

Walkthrough[edit | edit source]

Locations of Adan, Threnn and Harritt marked on map.

Speak with Harritt, Haven's blacksmith, at the smithy located just outside Haven's main gate.

  • Asking "Can you improve my equipment?" triggers the side quest Piece by Piece.
  • Asking "Do you have any designs?" triggers the side quest the Right Armor.

Speak with quartermaster Threnn outside Haven chantry.

Speak with apothecary Adan, who is located in the western part of Haven.

  • Simply speaking with Adan at all will trigger the tutorial quest Mixing Potions.
  • Using the dialogue option "Need any help?" will trigger the side quest Passing Notes.

Rewards[edit | edit source]

Completing the case yields:

  • 150 XP

Speaking to each of the three expert yields:

  • 50 XP

Items[edit | edit source]

Obtained by speaking to Adan:

Regeneration Potion Recipe Regeneration Potion Recipe

A class-specific weapon schematic in the crate at Harritt's smithy:

Apprentice Staff Schematic Apprentice Staff Schematic for mages
Rugged Dagger Schematic Rugged Dagger Schematic for dual-wielding rogues
Recurved Longbow Schematic Recurved Longbow Schematic for archer rogues
Fereldan Greatsword Schematic Fereldan Greatsword Schematic for two-handed warriors
Arming Sword Schematic Arming Sword Schematic for warriors with weapon and shield

A class-specific armor upgrade in the second crate at Harritt's smithy:

Apprentice Coat Arms Apprentice Coat Arms for mages
Scout Coat Arms Scout Coat Arms for rogues
Defender Coat Arms Defender Coat Arms for warriors

A class-appropriate armor schematic when asking Harritt if he has any designs:

Apprentice Coat Schematic Apprentice Coat Schematic for mages
Scout Coat Schematic Scout Coat Schematic for rogues
Defender Mail Schematic Defender Mail Schematic for warriors

Codex entries[edit | edit source]

Codex entry: Apothecary Codex entry: Apothecary
Codex entry: A Study of the Fifth Blight, Vol. One Codex entry: A Study of the Fifth Blight, Vol. One
Codex entry: A Study of the Fifth Blight, Vol. Two Codex entry: A Study of the Fifth Blight, Vol. Two
Codex entry: Crafting Codex entry: Crafting
Codex entry: Potion Upgrading Codex entry: Potion Upgrading
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