Dragon Age Inquisition Best Warrior Equipment

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This Dragon Age Inquisition Best Warrior Equipment Guide will tell you all the best-in-slot equipment for Warriors in Dragon Age Inquisition.

If you’re playing Dragon Age Inquisition as a Warrior, you’re going to want to know what all of the best equipment is for your character. This Dragon Age Inquisition Best Warrior Equipment Guide will tell you exactly that.

This guide won’t go into all the different equipment options, second best gear if you’re missing DLCs, or anything like that. For that information, check the best weapons guide, the best armor guide and the best accessories guide.

This guide is about showing you what gear your Warrior will be wearing to be fully decked out in all the best gear in the game.

Weapon – Dragon Age Inquisition Best Warrior Equipment

DPS Warrior

dragon age inquisition best warrior equipment chromatic greatsword

When it comes to Dragon Age Inquisition best Warrior equipment for a DPS Warrior’s weapon, the ultimate weapon option is the Chromatic Greatsword, which you get by scoring 80 or above in the Fireworks mini-game in the Trespasser DLC.

You want to make your Chromatic Greatsword with Ice Dragon Bone, Ice Dragon Hide and Stormheart. For your Masterwork, your best option is a Fade-Touched Silverite.

Chromatic Greatsword

  • Damage: 279
  • 40% Attack (Ice Dragon Bone)
  • 24% Critical Chance (Ice Dragon Hide)
  • 10 Strength (Stormheart)
  • Superb Rune: +25 Damage
  • Deals additional random elemental damage
  • Masterwork: On-Hit: Gain 5 Guard

For more information on the best Warrior weapons, check the full Dragon Age Inquisition Best Weapons Guide.

Tank Warrior

dragon age inquisition best warrior equipment revered defender longsword

For a Tank Warrior, the best weapon available is a Revered Defender Longsword, which you’ll want to make with Silverite and Wyvern Scales. The recipe is available in the Deep Roads.

Revered Defender Longsword

  • Damage: 223
  • 36% Stagger On-Hit (Silverite)
  • 15% Sunder On-Hit (Wyvern Scales)
  • Superb Rune: +25 Damage

For more information on the best Warrior weapons, check the full Dragon Age Inquisition Best Weapons Guide.

Shield – Dragon Age Inquisition Best Warrior Equipment

dragon age inquisition best warrior equipment revered defender bulwark

When it comes to the shield slot for the Dragon Age Inquisition best Warrior equipment, the best of the best is the Revered Defender Bulwark. You get it from defeating the Ogre at the very start of the Descent DLC.

You’ll want to make your Revered Defender Bulwark with Veil Quartz and Imbued Tusket Hide. For your Masterwork, use Fade-Touched Everite for a chance to cast Walking Fortress.

Revered Defender Bulwark
  • Armor: 64
  • 192 Health (Veil Quartz)
  • 10% Ranged Defense (Imbued Tusket Hide)
  • Masterwork: 10% Chance to Cast Walking Fortress

For more information on the best Warrior armor, check the full Dragon Age Inquisition Best Armor Guide.

Helmet – Dragon Age Inquisition Best Warrior Equipment

DPS Warrior

dragon age inquisition best warrior equipment revered defender helm

The best helmet for DPS Warriors in Dragon Age Inquisition is a Revered Defender Helm made with Ice Dragon Bone. You can find the schematic for the Revered Defender Helm in the Deep Roads after defeating the final boss.

Revered Defender Helm
  • Armor: 46
  • 24 Strength (Ice Dragon Bone)

For more information on the best Warrior armor, check the full Dragon Age Inquisition Best Armor Guide.

Tank Warrior

The best helmet for a Tanking Warrior is the found version of the Revered Defender Helm, which is in a chest in the Deep Roads unlocked by completing the Bastion of the Pure expedition.

Revered Defender Helm (Found)
  • Armor: 56
  • 9 Constitution
  • 9% Magic Defense
  • 9% Melee Defense

For more information on the best Warrior armor, check the full Dragon Age Inquisition Best Armor Guide.

Armor – Dragon Age Inquisition Best Warrior Equipment

DPS Warrior

dragon age inquisition best warrior equipment superior battlemaster armor

When it comes to the armor slot for the Dragon Age Inquisition best Warrior equipment, you want Superior Battlemaster Armor upgraded with Battlemaster Armor Arms and Battlemaster Armor Legs. For materials, use Ice Dragon Bone, Imbued Tusket Hide and Veil Quartz.

For your Masterwork, use a Fade-Touched Obsidian so it stacks with the Fade-Touched Silverite on your weapon.

Superior Battlemaster Armor
  • Armor: 309
  • 44 Strength (Ice Dragon Bone)
  • 24% Ranged Defense (Imbued Tusket Hide)
  • 64 Health (Veil Quartz)
  • Masterwork: On-Hit: Gain 3 Guard

For more information on the best Warrior armor, check the full Dragon Age Inquisition Best Armor Guide.

Tank Warrior

dragon age inquisition best warrior equipment battlemaster mail

For a Tanking Warrior’s best armor, you want a Refined Battlemaster Mail upgraded with Battlemaster Coat Arms and Battlemaster Coat Legs. For materials, use Veil Quartz, Imbued Tusket Hide and Silken Nether Cloth. For a Masterwork, use Fade-Touched Obsidian.

Refined Battlemaster Mail
  • Armor: 309
  • 224 Health (Veil Quartz)
  • 26% Ranged Defense (Imbued Tusket Hide)
  • 26% Magic Defense (Silken Nether Cloth)

For more information on the best Warrior armor, check the full Dragon Age Inquisition Best Armor Guide.

Amulet – Dragon Age Inquisition Best Warrior Equipment

DPS Warrior

For a DPS Warrior you’re going to want an Amulet of Death Syphon, which you get from completing the Emprise du Lion side quest “Sifting Through the Rubble” with the Trespasser DLC installed. This Amulet restores stamina and health every time a nearby enemy dies.

For other accessory options check out the full Dragon Age Inquisition Best Accessories Guide

Tank Warrior

dragon age inuiqisition best warrior equipment master cooldown amulet

For the Amulet slot for Tanking Warriors when it comes to Dragon Age Inquisition best Warrior equipment, what you’re looking for is a Master Cooldown Amulet, which reduces all cooldown times by 20%. It’s dropped by Hakkon in Frostback Basin.

For other accessory options check out the full Dragon Age Inquisition Best Accessories Guide

Belt – Dragon Age Inquisition Best Warrior Equipment

DPS Warrior

For the belt slot for DPS Warriors when it comes to Dragon Age Inquisition best Warrior equipment, the best-in-slot item is a Superb Belt of Urgency, which dramatically increases attack speed when health is under 50%. It’s found in hte Elven Mountain Ruins in the Trespasser DLC.

For other accessory options check out the full Dragon Age Inquisition Best Accessories Guide

Tank Warrior

For a Tanking Warrior’s belt slot, there is no competitor for a Master Guard Belt, which adds 40 maximum guard. It’s located in Frostback Basin in the NW area of the map behind a door that requires 12 shards to enter.

For other accessory options check out the full Dragon Age Inquisition Best Accessories Guide

Ring 1 – Dragon Age Inquisition Best Warrior Equipment

DPS Warrior

dragon age inquisition best warrior equipment superb ring of attack

For a DPS Warrior, your best option is to equip a Superb Ring of Attack in both ring slots, increasing Attack by 10% each for a total of 20%. One ring can be found in the Dwarven Tomb area of the Hissing Wastes, the other needs to be found randomly in chests in the Deep Roads.

For other accessory options check out the full Dragon Age Inquisition Best Accessories Guide

Tank Warrior

dragon age inquisition best warrior equipment ring of staggering

Tanking Warriors are also going to want to double up on rings when it comes to filling out their Dragon Age Inquisition best Warrior equipment. In their case, you’re looking for Superb Rings of Staggering, which grant +10% Chance to Stagger on hit.

One can be found in Chateau d’Onterre in The Emerald Graves, and others can randomly be found in The Deep Roads.

For other accessory options check out the full Dragon Age Inquisition Best Accessories Guide

Ring 2 – Dragon Age Inquisition Best Warrior Equipment

DPS Warrior

For a DPS Warrior, your best option is to equip a Superb Ring of Attack in both ring slots, increasing Attack by 10% each for a total of 20%. One ring can be found in the Dwarven Tomb area of the Hissing Wastes, the other needs to be found randomly in chests in the Deep Roads.

For other accessory options check out the full Dragon Age Inquisition Best Accessories Guide

Tank Warrior

Tanking Warriors will want another Superb Rings of Staggering, which grants +10% Chance to Stagger on hit.

One can be found in Chateau d’Onterre in The Emerald Graves, and others can randomly be found in The Deep Roads.

For other accessory options check out the full Dragon Age Inquisition Best Accessories Guide


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