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|name = [[Keeping the Darkspawn Down]]
 
|name = [[Keeping the Darkspawn Down]]
 
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|previous = [[Reports of Darkspawn Activity]]
 
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== Acquisition ==
 
== Acquisition ==
The quest is started by completing the war table operation [[Reports of Darkspawn Activity]].
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The quest is started by completing the [[war table]] operation [[Reports of Darkspawn Activity]].
   
 
== Walkthrough ==
 
== Walkthrough ==
Proceed to the [[Storm Coast]] with a mage, unless you are a mage yourself; it's also best to bring along [[Blackwall]] for some easy approval for each tunnel you block off. There are 4 caves in total to close, to halt the darkspawn activity.
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Proceed to the [[Storm Coast]] with a mage, unless you are a mage yourself. It's also best to bring along [[Blackwall]] for some easy approval gains. There are four caves in total to close, to halt the darkspawn activity.
   
 
== Reward ==
 
== Reward ==
* 521 XP
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* 512 XP
* 200 influence
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* 200 Influence
* 2 power
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* 2 Power
   
 
== Approval ==
 
== Approval ==
* Blackwall {{Approval3|Slightly Approves}} upon approaching each of the four tunnel entrances.
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* {{Approval3|Blackwall Slightly Approves}} upon approaching each of the four tunnel entrances.
* Blackwall {{Approval3|Slightly Approves}} whenever a group of Darkspawn is killed and he is in the active party. Even lone Darkspawn considered as "group". That can be used to gain some extra approval. There is a darkspawn tunnel inside the Waterfall cave (the most southern quest mark, up the Long River). Whenever you kill Darkspawn '''without''' sealing the tunnel and move away from tunnel entrance far enough a few Darkspawn will respawn. Enter the cave, kill darkspawns, go further to the big dwarven statue (no need to jump up the rocks, just come close to them), turn around, go to the exit, kill 1-3 respawned Darkspawn, go back to the statue. Repeat as much as you want.
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* {{Approval3|Blackwall Slightly Approves}} whenever a group of darkspawn is killed if he is in the active party. This applies when you are in the Storm Coast even if you don't have this quest. There are little groups of darkspawn throughout the area.
   
 
== Notes ==
 
== Notes ==
* You can also find a tunnel entrance in the lower section of [[Valammar]], in the [[Hinterlands]], giving Blackwall slight approval and needing a mage to close it. This is unrelated to the quest, however.
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* Extra approval from Blackwall can be gained in the Waterfall Cave (the most southern quest mark, up Long River). Whenever you kill darkspawn '''without''' sealing the tunnel and move far enough away from tunnel entrance a few darkspawn will respawn. Head to the back of the cave and return to the original location to kill them repeatedly for extra approval.
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* Unrelated to this quest, {{Approval3|Blackwall Slightly Approves}} also if you find and close a tunnel entrance in the lower section of [[Valammar]], in the [[Hinterlands]].
 
[[Category:Dragon Age: Inquisition side quests]]
 
[[Category:Dragon Age: Inquisition side quests]]
 
[[Category:Storm Coast side quests]]
 
[[Category:Storm Coast side quests]]

Revision as of 05:05, February 6, 2015


Keeping the Darkspawn Down is a side quest in Dragon Age: Inquisition.

Acquisition

The quest is started by completing the war table operation Reports of Darkspawn Activity.

Walkthrough

Proceed to the Storm Coast with a mage, unless you are a mage yourself. It's also best to bring along Blackwall for some easy approval gains. There are four caves in total to close, to halt the darkspawn activity.

Reward

  • 512 XP
  • 200 Influence
  • 2 Power

Approval

  • DAIApproval Blackwall Slightly Approves upon approaching each of the four tunnel entrances.
  • DAIApproval Blackwall Slightly Approves whenever a group of darkspawn is killed if he is in the active party. This applies when you are in the Storm Coast even if you don't have this quest. There are little groups of darkspawn throughout the area.

Notes

  • Extra approval from Blackwall can be gained in the Waterfall Cave (the most southern quest mark, up Long River). Whenever you kill darkspawn without sealing the tunnel and move far enough away from tunnel entrance a few darkspawn will respawn. Head to the back of the cave and return to the original location to kill them repeatedly for extra approval.
  • Unrelated to this quest, DAIApproval Blackwall Slightly Approves also if you find and close a tunnel entrance in the lower section of Valammar, in the Hinterlands.
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