A Friend in the Guard
Quest: A Friend in the Guard
Start: Hightown, Viscount’s Keep
End: Viscount’s Keep
Next: The Way It Should Be
Appearances: Dragon Age II
A Friend in the Guard is an Act 1 main quest in Dragon Age II.
During this quest Hawke visits Aveline, now a city guard in Kirkwall and discusses a possible job.
This quest becomes available after Hawke’s first encounter with Varric.
Travel to the Viscount’s Keep in Hightown and speak with Aveline. She and Hawke will discuss life as a guard and Aveline will offer Hawke a job.
Note: To the left of Aveline, in the back room, is a chest with a simple lock.
Codex entry: The Kirkwall City Guard – above the fireplace behind Aveline
Codex entry: A Study of the Fifth Blight, Vol. One – on the table in the back room to the left of Aveline
Aveline will join Hawke as a permanent companion. Hawke will be asked to help her with her guard duties soon after.