The Descent is the main quest in the The Descent DLC for Dragon Age: Inquisition.

Earthquakes in the Deep Roads are threatening to collapse lyrium mines and cut off supply of the essential mineral to the surface.


Complete Disaster in the Deep Roads by traveling to the Storm Coast fissure.


  • Speak with Harding at the Storm Coast Fissure
  • Reach the seal
  • Defend the seal
  • Establish an Inquisition camp
  • Take the lift into the Deep Roads
  • Navigate the Darkspawn Warrens
  • Open the Rune-Warded Gate of Segrummar
  • Navigate the Darkspawn Warrens
  • Follow Valta through the Darkspawn Warrens
  • Investigate corpses
  • Descend into the Ruins of Heidrun Thaig
  • Follow Valta through Heidrun Thaig
  • Push the Darkspawn out of their nest
  • Follow Valta


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