Shards in the Hinterlands is a collection in Dragon Age: Inquisition.

Search for any shards scattered around the Hinterlands.

Acquisition Edit

Obtained by interacting with any of the oculara in the region.

Walkthrough Edit

Interact with all oculara, and collect the 22 shards revealed.

The ocularum are found in the following locations:

  • south of Calenhad's Foothold (4 shards)
  • south-east of Upper Lake Camp overlooking King's Road (4 shards)
  • at Redcliffe Farms, south-east of Master Dennet's house (5 shards)
  • at the front of Grand Forest Villa, far south-west of the map (5 shards)
  • in Lady Shayna's Valley, north of Dusklight Camp (4 shards)

Rewards Edit

Collecting all 22 shards yields

  • 50 Influence

Results Edit

Quest icon DAI Shard Collector
Quest icon DAI The Fire Captured
Quest icon DAI The Cold Endured
Quest icon DAI The Spirit Calmed
Quest icon DAI The Temple of Pride
Quest icon DAI The Mystery of Winter in the Frostback Basin (requires Jaws of Hakkon DLC).
In order to complete all of the listed quests, the Inquisitor must collect every shard in every relevant location (126 in total).