For the location in Dragon Age: Origins, see Carta Hideout (Origins).

The Carta Hideout is the main base of the Carta forces operating out of the Vimmark Mountains. The hideout is based in old mining tunnels and surrounding rooms and leads through from the Vimmark Mountains into Corypheus's Prison.

Involvement Edit

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In 9:37 Dragon[1], Hawke enters Carta Hideout while trying to stop the Carta from further another assassination attempt. The party encounters Gerav, the creator of Bianca, and is forced to kill him after failing to reason with him. Then the party is ambushed by the local Carta boss, Rhatigan. The dwarf is killed as well along with his men after giving more clues to the party about the person who is clouding their thoughts and actions.

Quests Edit

Quest icon DA2 Legacy

Enemies Edit

Notable items Edit

Carta Hideout Legacy Map

Map of the area

Plot item DA2 The Hawke's KeyThe Hawke's Key

Quest icon DA2 Warm OrbWarm Orb
Plot item
, the item that unlocks the secret boss
Light boots green DA2 Footwraps of the Silent OneFootwraps of the Silent One
Light boots
Gold Threaded
Requires: 32 magic
18 willpower

Armor: 121
+30 defense
+5 mana/stamina regeneration rate
, for mage Hawke
Medium boots green DA2 Warden Scout's BootsWarden Scout's Boots
Medium boots
Requires: (11 + 0.825 * LVL) dexterity
(11 + 0.275 * LVL) cunning

Armor: (0.1665 * ARM(LVL))
+(0.09 * DEF(LVL)) defense
+5 mana/stamina regeneration rate
, for rogue Hawke
Heavy boots green DA2 Boots of the FortressBoots of the Fortress
Heavy boots
Requires: (11 + 0.825 * LVL) strength
(11 + 0.275 * LVL) constitution

Armor: Varies
+(1.44 + 1.44 * LVL) health
+(0.18 * DEF(LVL) defense
, for warrior Hawke
Ring green DA2 Turquoise Ring of the ArchonTurquoise Ring of the Archon

+1 dexterity
+2% critical chance
Bonus to evade traps
+2% chance to stealth when hit
, for Varric

Codex entries Edit

Codex icon DA2 Codex entry: To Capture the Hawke, a note in the second room after the entrance
Codex icon DA2 Codex entry: Regalia of Weisshaupt , upon looting the boots
Codex icon DA2 Codex entry: Praise Corypheus! , a note in the balcony room with archers
Codex icon DA2 Codex entry: The Great One's Key , a note down the stairs before entering the room with Gerav
Codex icon DA2 Codex entry: The Key, upon looting the key

References Edit

  1. Dragon Age Keep - World Lore - Vimmark Mountains - Events