For the quest of the same name , see Jaws of Hakkon (quest).
For the faction of the same name , see Jaws of Hakkon (faction).
For the all items found in Jaws of Hakkon, see Items (Jaws of Hakkon).

Jaws of Hakkon is the first downloadable content released for single-player in Dragon Age: Inquisition. Announced on March 23, 2015, it was initially released for the PC and Xbox One due to an exclusivity deal between Microsoft and EA on March 24, 2015. It was later made available for download on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 on May 26, 2015. Cost: $14.99 USD.


Complete the War table operation; Investigate Frostback Basin to begin. This can be activated at anytime after the DLC is installed however if played after completing the main story, various decisions from the main game will be acknowledged and discussed. While the mission requires 8 power to start, note that, as with other DLC areas in DA:I, the difficulty of Frostback Basin will scale to the average level of your party when you first unlock it at the War Table.


Enter an overgrown wilderness filled with Avvar, fiercely independent hunters who settled in the southern mountains of Thedas. Explore the culture to uncover what happened to the last Inquisitor and the dragon he pursued. Find an ancient Tevinter fortress that hides a dangerous secret.


Introductory Quests

Quest icon DAI Jaws of Hakkon
Quest icon DAI The Basin Beckons

Side Quests

Quest icon DAI Beasts at Bay
Quest icon DAI Avvar Allies
Quest icon DAI Storvacker Caged (follows Avvar Allies)
Quest icon DAI Guests of the Hold (follows Avvar Allies)

Quest icon DAI A Father's Name (sub-quest of Guests of the Hold)
Quest icon DAI Hakkon's Trials (sub-quest of Guests of the Hold)
Quest icon DAI In Exile (sub-quest of Guests of the Hold)
Quest icon DAI It Remains to be Seen (sub-quest of Guests of the Hold)
Quest icon DAI Up and Away (sub-quest of Guests of the Hold)
Quest icon DAI Holding Frostback Basin
Quest icon DAI Jawbreaker
Quest icon DAI Lead the Charge
Quest icon DAI The Loss of a Friend
Quest icon DAI The Mystery of Winter
Quest icon DAI The Nox Morta
Quest icon DAI They Came From Somewhere Else
Quest icon DAI What Yet Lingers

Quest icon DAI On Ameridan's Trail (follows What Yet Lingers)
Quest icon DAI Ameridan's End (follows On Ameridan's Trail)
Quest icon DAI Hakkon Wintersbreath
Quest icon DAI Where Once We Walked
Quest icon DAI Worthy of Publication


Quest icon DAI Rift in the Floor
Quest icon DAI Rifts Along the River
Quest icon DAI Rifts in the Basin
Quest icon DAI Rifts on the Bank

War table operations

Note: See War table#Jaws of Hakkon DLC for operation details


Codex entries

For a complete list, see :Category:Jaws of Hakkon codex entries.

Notable NPCs

Inquisition Camps

Stone-Bear Hold

Jaws of Hakkon


Main article: Items (Jaws of Hakkon)

Achievements and trophies

Name Requirement Gamerscore Trophy Image
Firestarter Destroy all the Winter Shards and light all the fires in the Old Temple. 15 Bronze Firestarter
Legend-Marked Impress the Avvar of Stone-Bear Hold and gain their friendship. 30 Silver Legend Marked
Historian Uncover the secrets of a legendary figure. 30 Silver Historian (Inquisition)
Winter's End Dispel a myth of ancient days. 90 Gold Winter's End


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