A Master's Work is a side quest granted by Wade in Dragon Age: Origins - Awakening. Master Wade needs a challenge. Find unique materials for him so he can craft some extraordinary items for the Warden-Commander.

Sub-quests Edit

This is a Vigil's Keep quest consisting of three sub-quests. They can be done in any order:

Ico Quest Heart of the Forest
Ico Quest Worked to the Bone
Ico Quest Golem's Might

Rewards Edit

  • 250 XP and 1 unique item (below) from each sub-quest:

Heart of the Forest Edit

IconeHeartwoodShield Heartwood ShieldHeartwood Shield
Kite shield
Ancestral Heartwood (Tier 9)
Requires: 48 strength

Fatigue: 4.16%
Strength modifier: 1.00
+15 defense
+10% nature resistance
Chance to avoid missile attacks
+20 physical resistance
Absorbs damage
Heartwood Bow Heartwood BowHeartwood Bow
Ancestral Heartwood (Tier 9)
Requires: 44 dexterity

Damage: 10.80
Critical chance: 1.80%
Armor penetration: 11.00
Strength modifier: 1.00
+5 dexterity
+5 cunning
Rapid aim
+5% ranged critical chance
+6 attack

Worked to the Bone Edit

Vigilance longsword Vigilance (longsword)Vigilance (longsword)
Volcanic Aurum (Tier 9)
Requires: 41 strength

Damage: 12.60
Critical chance: 3.60%
Armor penetration: 5.00
Strength modifier: 1.00
+1 to all attributes
+2 attack
+0.5 armor penetration

Vigilance greatsword ico Vigilance (greatsword)Vigilance (greatsword)
Volcanic Aurum (Tier 9)
Requires: 46 strength

Damage: 19.80
Critical chance: 2.70%
Armor penetration: 7.50
Strength modifier: 1.10
+1 to all attributes
+2 attack
+0.5 armor penetration

Golem's Might Edit

IconGolemShellArmor Golem Shell ArmorGolem Shell Armor
Massive chestpiece
Volcanic Aurum (Tier 9)
Requires: 52 strength

Armor: 26.25
Fatigue: 36.75%
Rune slot Rune slot Rune slot
+8 strength
+8 constitution
+2 armor
+25% fire resistance
+20 physical resistance

Notes Edit

  • This quest will only trigger after completing one main plot quest. If you find any ingredients before that, Wade will be set as a plot character (arrow above his head), but he won't engage in proper conversation with the Warden-Commander, until the condition is met.

See also Edit

Ico codex entry Codex entry: Materials for Working with Dragonbone
Ico codex entry Codex entry: Materials for Working with Golem Shells
Ico codex entry Codex entry: Materials for Working with Heartwood