The Guardian is a massive rock-lyrium creature. It appears to be similar to a rock wraith. Its body is composed of large chunks of rock animated by connecting veins of lyrium.

Involvement Edit

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The Guardian's main purpose is to defend the titan's heart within the Wellspring. When the Inquisitor and Shaper Valta approach the heart, Valta is struck by a sudden surge of lyrium energy, while the Guardian raises barriers and attacks the Inquisitor and their companions before finally falling in battle.

Quests Edit

Quest icon DAI The Descent

Strategy Edit

See The Guardian (strategy).

Rewards Edit

DAI-Unique-Maul-icon Stone-BreakerStone-Breaker
Unique Maul
The head of this great hammer is scarred and pitted where the metal has repeatedly met stone. Some previous owner may have used it to batter down a wall... or several... and possibly a magma fountain.
Requires: Level 21

Damage: 349-363
+12% Critical Damage Bonus
+7% Stagger on Hit
+41 Strength
10% chance to use Shield Bash on a hit

Longbow of the Griffon icon Tezpadam's BaneTezpadam's Bane
Unique Bow
Lyrium traces a delicate reinforcement of this bow's curve, promising true aim and swift death. Someone has made small notches along the limbs, counting hundreds of kills.
Requires: Level 21

Damage: 187-193
+12% Armor Penetration
+41 Dexterity
+7% Sunder on Hit
On kill: target explodes for 150% weapon damage

Gallery Edit

See also Edit

Codex icon DAI Codex entry: The Guardian