Way to unlock: Automatically, after you have acquainted yourself with the "Investigate the Shards" operation.
Quest giver: - (M2, 3)
This quest may be added to your log after you have found the icon of the operation on the war map at Haven (M2,3), which is connected with it. In order to complete this operation automatically, you need to have, at least, 4 Power points. Spending the Power points results in unlocking access to The Storm Coast, which is where you need to travel. After you get to the Coast (M5,1) listen to the conversation with scout Harding, after which you will be able to start the exploration of this location.
Note - The operation connected with this quest becomes available after you find any Shard in the game world.
Note - If you have not taken to this quest at the beginning of the game, it will still be available after you reach the Skyhold.
Rewards for completing the quest:
- New side quest unlocked: "The Temple of Pride"
- New side quest unlocked: "Rifts in the Oasis"
- New side quest unlocked: "Holding the Oasis"
- New location unlocked The Forbidden Oasis
- Experience (little)
- 40 Influence points