The Senior Mage Quarters is the second level of the Circle Tower. Full members of the Circle of Magi reside here. The First Enchanter's office is also located on this floor.

Involvement Edit

This level of the Circle Tower is accessed during the Magi Origin.

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Duncan breaks into First Enchanter Remille's room in the Senior Mage Quarters while Remille is giving speech to assembled Circle mages, Templars and Grey Wardens and steals a unique obsidian dagger from his belongings.

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During the events of Broken Circle, the Warden reaches the second level where they meet Owain, one of the Tranquil working at the Tower. He gives the Warden some additional information about what is happening and what to do. The Warden also encounters three blood mages who attack on sight. Afterwards one will beg for their life. It's the Warden's choice to either kill her or let her go.
Map-Senior Mage Quarters

Map of the area

Quests Edit

Magi Origin Edit

Ico Quest Bound in Blood and Magic

Dragon Age: Origins Edit

Ico Quest Broken Circle
Ico Quest The Scrolls of Banastor
Ico Quest Correspondence Interruptus
Ico Quest Friends of Red Jenny
Ico Quest Flemeth's Real Grimoire
Ico Quest The Black Vials
Ico Quest Watchguard of the Reaching
Ico Quest Precious Metals

Characters Edit

Magi Origin:


Notable items Edit

Plt ico black grimoire Black GrimoireBlack Grimoire
A black leather-bound book with a tree on the cover.
, source: Irving's Chest, needed to start the quest Flemeth's Real Grimoire
Tre ico chantry amulet Chantry AmuletChantry Amulet
This amulet is similar to the ones worn by members of the Chantry. The carving on the amulet depicts Andraste's undying flame.
, source: Soldier Corpse in the desecrated chapel
Plt ico love letter Love LetterLove Letter
Plot item
A note between wealthy paramours.
, source: Locked Chest, for Correspondence Interruptus
Plt ico old scroll Scroll of BanastorScroll of Banastor
Plot item
, source: Ancient Texts, in the same room as the first three blood mages, but on the other side
Tre ico necklace 3 Silver ChainSilver Chain
This short necklace is made of several strands of silver chain.
, source: Vanity near the closet
Plt ico painted box Small Painted BoxSmall Painted Box
Plot item
A small painted box found in First Enchanter's office.
, source: First Enchanter's Desk, used in the quest Friends of Red Jenny
Tre ico book 2 The Rose of OrlaisThe Rose of Orlais
"The Rose of Orlais" appears to be a book about a woman named Lady Talia Lyonne, and her tempestuous romance with the arrogant chevalier, Garren.
, source: Pile of Books, Found at the first three blood mages
Tre ico small painting 1 Water-Stained PortraitWater-Stained Portrait
An antique portrait, slightly water-stained, of a man wearing furs and a heavy crown.
, source: Charred Corpse

Codex entries Edit

Ico codex entry Codex entry: Irving's Mistake, source: Enchanter's Journal on Irving's Desk
Ico codex entry Codex entry: Circles Within Circles, source: Scrap of Paper
Ico codex entry Codex entry: The Fraternity of Enchanters, source: Bookcase in First Enchanter Irving's study for non-mage origin

Special objects Edit

  • A talking closet, or more accurately, a mage who is hidden inside the closet.
  • A Toppled Statue containing a hidden Glass Phylactery. Inspecting the phylactery initiates a confrontation with one of The Black Vials Revenants
  • 2 more Apprentice Notes used in Watchguard of the Reaching.

Containers Edit