Shards in the Hinterlands is a shard collection in Dragon Age: Inquisition.

Oculara and Shards icon

Search for any shards scattered around the Hinterlands.

Acquisition Edit

Obtained by interacting with any of the five oculara in the region.

Walkthrough Edit

Interact with all oculara, and collect the 22 shards revealed. The oculara are found in the following locations:

  • South of Calenhad's Foothold. (4 shards)
  • South-east of Upper Lake Camp overlooking King's Road. (4 shards)
  • At Redcliffe Farms, south-east of Master Dennet's house. (5 shards)
  • At the front of Grand Forest Villa, far south-west of the map. (5 shards)
  • In Lady Shayna's Valley, north of Dusklight Camp. (4 shards)

Rewards Edit

Collecting all 22 shards yields:

  • Influence 50

Results Edit

Collecting shards enables the Inquisitor to complete the following six side quests in the Forbidden Oasis:

With the installation of the Jaws of Hakkon DLC an additional side quest can be completed:

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