Caer Bronach is a keep in Crestwood.
King Brandel erected Caer Bronach in 8:26 Blessed, intending the fort as a stopover garrison for Fereldan soldiers fighting Orlesian invaders.—Excerpt from the Codex entry: Caer Bronach
The Inquisitor can capture Caer Bronach for use by the Inquisition during the side quest Capturing Caer Bronach. Capturing the Keep is vital to completing the quest Still Waters as this is the only way to reach the dam controls, which are needed to drain the lake.Charter recieves orders to acquire Marius and Tessa Forsythia for the Inquisition at Caer Bronach and the keep is later used as a rendevouz following their raid on the Hissing Wastes.
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War Table Operations Edit
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Landmarks EditLandmarks in Crestwood
- Inquisition Banner – Capture one keep.
- Inquisition Banner Crowns – Capture all keeps: Caer Bronach, Griffon Wing Keep, Suledin Keep; sometimes bugged.
Crafting Materials Edit
Herbs EditDeep Mushroom
Tier 2 Common Herb
- Poisonous Spider
Notable items Edit
Loot EditHealing Mist Grenade Recipe
Allies in the area of effect are instantly healed by a moderate amount.
– Looted after defeating Snowball in the cave under the keep. Sad Splinters
The sad remains of a once proud Keep door.
– Looted after destroying the keep gate during Capturing Caer Bronach. The Last Stand
This maul reportedly made the difference in Hossberg's survival of a darkspawn siege in the Third Blight. To this day, paintings in the Anderfels depict Lord Ansel atop the city's black tower, lofting the maul defiantly.
However, while Hossberg did force the horde into retreat, Grey Wardens entering the city found only chaos and no Ansel.
Requires: Level 8
+3% Ranged Defense
On Hit: Gain 2 Guard – Looted from the Highwayman Chief during Capturing Caer Bronach. Master Demon-Slaying Rune Schematic
Inflicts bonus damage against demons and undead on each weapon strike.
– Sold by the Caer Bronach Merchant for
Inscribed on the hilt: "For thy heart, which has wronged me." This weapon of vengeance is strongest against an enemy beyond its wielder's power—according to the Alamarri legends that give it to the Avvar chieftain, Morrighan'nan.
Requires: Level 20
+35% Armor Penetration
10% chance to inflict Chain Lightning damage at 50% weapon power – Randomly sold by the Caer Bronach Merchant for