Golem's Might is a side quest in Dragon Age: Origins - Awakening. It is a sub-quest of A Master's Work. Wade wants to forge a suit of armor from the remains of the Inferno golem that the Warden-Commander has slain in Kal'Hirol during Last of the Legion.

Walkthrough Edit

In order to make a chestpiece from the golem's remains, Wade needs a total of five items:

Inferno golem shell Inferno Golem ShellInferno Golem Shell
Plot item
This is a segment of the armor of an inferno golem. Damaging it is nearly impossible.
- found on the remains of the Inferno golem in Kal'Hirol - Lower Reaches
Pure iron Pure IronPure Iron
Plot item
Iron physically extracted from ore.
- purchased from Glassric the Weaponsmith in the City of Amaranthine
Master lyrium ico Master Lyrium PotionMaster Lyrium Potion
A potion that contains a small amount of refined lyrium.
- crafted; recipe is found in Vigil's Keep - Basement (see below)
All ingredients (8 Lyrium Dust, 1 flask, 8 Distillation Agent, 8 Concentrator Agent) can be bought from Master Henley in the City of Amaranthine. Also required to have Master Herbalism.
Plt ico golem tracing Wool PaddingWool Padding
Plot item
This thick felt could be used to line a suit of armor.
- found in an unlocked chest in City of Amaranthine, near the X on the map marked "Commons"
Blood Lotus Blood LotusBlood Lotus
This flower is famous for surviving in almost any climate.
- found in various places (outside Vigil's Keep during the initial attack, first section of the Wending Wood, and in the Blackmarsh)

To acquire the Master Lyrium Potion, the Warden-Commander will need the Master Lyrium Potion Recipe, which is located in the Avvar Deep Crypt in the basement of Vigil's Keep. The inner crypt is locked with four separate locks; one of the keys is in the basement, while the rest can be found in the Deep Roads beneath Vigil's Keep (usually happens on the side while pursuing It Comes From Beneath and The Wraith's Vengeance).

Plt ico key Key of KorthKey of Korth
A key hewn from rock.
- in an urn near the Shrine of Korth in the Deep Roads
Plt ico key Key of HaakonKey of Haakon
An exceptionally old key.
- under a locked trapdoor in the Deep Roads
Plt ico key Key of the LadyKey of the Lady
A key carved from the bones of a bird.
- in a locked chest at the Dwarven Outpost in the Deep Roads
Plt ico key Key of KivealKey of Kiveal
A tarnished ancient key.
- in a sarcophagus in the outer Avvar Crypt

When the door is unlocked, the Warden-Commander can access the Deep Crypt, although the final fight for The Wraith's Vengeance is now awaiting. When this is done, the Master Lyrium Potion Recipe can be collected from a sarcophagus. Prepare all items and present them to Wade for the reward.

Rewards 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
  • 250 XP

Bugs Edit

  • pcIcon pcIt is possible for the Inferno Golem Shell to disappear from the inventory, making the quest unable to be finished.
  • ps3Icon ps3It is possible for the Master Lyrium Potion recipe to not be found at all, thus making the quest unable to be finished.

See also Edit

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