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Companions of Icewind Dale

Act I

The Long Winter
How to Get:
Take a right after crossing the bridge from the first goblin area.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconHistory of the Smallfolk of Icewind Dale
Quest Companions of Icewind Dale
Act Goblins at the Gates
Allegiance with Utaar
How to Get:
On a table in the area where you destroy the second ballista.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Life of Verbeeg
Quest Companions of Icewind Dale
Act Goblins at the Gates
The Reghed Glacier
How to Get:
On the platform of a broken bridge across an area where you fight Goblins and a Verbeeg.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Geography of Icewind Dale
Quest Companions of Icewind Dale
Act Goblins at the Gates
Conflict With The Frost Giants
How to Get:
In a pile of corpses near the third ballista objective.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Rise of Clan Battlehammer
Quest Companions of Icewind Dale
Act Goblins at the Gates

Act II

Construction of Bangor's Span
How to Get:
On a table to your right after using the first elevator.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Rise of Clan Battlehammer
Quest Companions of Icewind Dale
Act Halls of Duergar
Birth of the Verbeeg
How to Get:
Go straight after taking the elevator down. Upon reaching the Gray Stalkers area, jump to the platform to your right.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Life of Verbeeg
Quest Companions of Icewind Dale
Act Halls of Duergar
Raiders and Caravans
How to Get:
Upon entering the room filled with lava, stick to the right side until you see a wooden beam. Cross to the other side where you'll find the tablet behind some barrels.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconHistory of the Smallfolk of Icewind Dale
Quest Companions of Icewind Dale
Act Halls of Duergar

Act III

The Mining of Kelvin's Cairn
How to Get:
Turn left after jumping a lava gap, you'll see it in a corner.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Rise of Clan Battlehammer
Quest Companions of Icewind Dale
Act Bangor's Span
Othea's Offspring
How to Get:
The tablet is on a platform that is lowered by using a lever. Pick up an explosive barrel to open the gate where the lever is located.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconOstoria, Kingdom of the Jotun
Quest Companions of Icewind Dale
Act Bangor's Span
A Sudden Turnaround
How to Get:
In a gate that is opened with an explosive barrel. You can pick one up by killing the enemy that is straight ahead from the tablet's location.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Fate of the Netherese
Quest Companions of Icewind Dale
Act Bangor's Span

Companions of Icewind Dale Walkthrough

The Goblin's Shard

Act I

The Hazards of Icewind Dale
How to Get:
Take a left near the entrance and go past the poison spores.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Geography of Icewind Dale
Quest The Goblin's Shard
Act The Goblin Valley
The Arrival of Dwarves
How to Get:
Follow the quest objectives until you see poison spores after climbing up a ladder. Turn right and jump over a gap. A Verbeeg will spawn here.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Rise of Clan Battlehammer
Quest The Goblin's Shard
Act The Goblin Valley
Settlement of Netherhall
How to Get:
Turn left after crossing a bridge. This can be seen before going up the ladder that leads to the previous tablet.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Fate of the Netherese
Quest The Goblin's Shard
Act The Goblin Valley
Degenerations and Obsessions
How to Get:
Follow the quest objectives until you reach the area with Captain Krelch. Go up a ladder and follow the path until you see a body.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Life of Verbeeg
Quest The Goblin's Shard
Act The Goblin Valley
A Rain of Stars
How to Get:
Follow the quest objective until you go down a staircase to a hall. Take a left and follow the path until you reach a portal. The tablet is up against a wooden wall to the right. There is also an Attribute Shrine here.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconOstoria, Kingdom of the Jotun
Quest The Goblin's Shard
Act The Goblin Valley

Act II

Settlement of Cindryc's Rift
How to Get:
At the first combat area, enter the opening on the left side.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Rise of Clan Battlehammer
Quest The Goblin's Shard
Act Goffin's Door
Good Mead
How to Get:
Inside a cage in the fort before entering Goffin's Door.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconHistory of the Smallfolk of Icewind Dale
Quest The Goblin's Shard
Act Goffin's Door
The Thousand Years War
How to Get:
Upon reaching the Cracked Halls, take the path on the left before continuing to follow the quest objective.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconOstoria, Kingdom of the Jotun
Quest The Goblin's Shard
Act Goffin's Door

Act III

The Shard's Voice
How to Get:
In the first combat area, climb up the platform past the poison spores.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Tale of the Crystal Shard
Quest The Goblin's Shard
Act The Goblin Tower
The Netherese Testaments
How to Get:
After jumping a gap past the second combat area, keep going straight until you see a body.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Fate of the Netherese
Quest The Goblin's Shard
Act The Goblin Tower
Knucklehead Trout
How to Get:
Follow the quest objective until you see poison spores to your left. Go past them.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconHistory of the Smallfolk of Icewind Dale
Quest The Goblin's Shard
Act The Goblin Tower
Their Hill Giant Differentiators
How to Get:
Follow the quest objective until you have to drop down a platform. It'll be to your right.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Life of Verbeeg
Quest The Goblin's Shard
Act The Goblin Tower

The Goblin's Shard Walkthrough

Verbeeg Jamboree

Act I

The Sea of Moving Ice
How to Get:
On a table in the first combat area.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Geography of Icewind Dale
Quest Verbeeg Jamboree
Act The Verbeeg Jamboree
The Dwarven Forge
How to Get:
Pick up a Netherese Keystone from a ledge in the area of the first tablet. Take a left upon entering the second combat area. Enter a blocked temple using the keystone. Tablet is on a table.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Rise of Clan Battlehammer
Quest Verbeeg Jamboree
Act The Verbeeg Jamboree
Vonindod
How to Get:
On the platform before entering a Verbeeg camp, you will see a path with poison spores to the right. Follow that path until you have to drop down to an area with a chest.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconOstoria, Kingdom of the Jotun
Quest Verbeeg Jamboree
Act The Verbeeg Jamboree
Death Netherese
How to Get:
In a small cage at the Verbeeg camp.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Fate of the Netherese
Quest Verbeeg Jamboree
Act The Verbeeg Jamboree
Tactics of the Verbeeg
How to Get:
Follow the quest objectives until you reach an area with some stairs (the Boss area). Instead of going up, take the path to the left of the stairs until you drop down.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Life of Verbeeg
Quest Verbeeg Jamboree
Act The Verbeeg Jamboree

Act II

Termalaine Mine
How to Get:
Cross the bridge after the first combat area. There will be rubble to your right. Break it and the tablet will be on a table.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconHistory of the Smallfolk of Icewind Dale
Quest Verbeeg Jamboree
Act Designs of the Duergar
Dominated By Kessell
How to Get:
Before climbing up to the Statue of Annuragon, you'll see a drop to the left. The tablet will be on a table here.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Life of Verbeeg
Quest Verbeeg Jamboree
Act Designs of the Duergar
Discovery By Kessell
How to Get:
From the Statue of Annuragon, go straight to the opposite side of the area. There will be some Duergar and a Verbeeg. The tablet will be on a table to the left side of the area.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Tale of the Crystal Shard
Quest Verbeeg Jamboree
Act Designs of the Duergar
Expulsion Of The Verbeeg
How to Get:
Follow the quest objectives until you reach Annuragon's tomb. The tablet will be on a table at the end of the room.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Rise of Clan Battlehammer
Quest Verbeeg Jamboree
Act Designs of the Duergar

Act III

The Deeds and Death of Hjurnur Dragonslayer
How to Get:
Follow the quest objectives until you reach a hall where you'll have to combat a Verbeeg and some other minions. The tablet is on a table to the right of the hall's entrance.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconOstoria, Kingdom of the Jotun
Quest Verbeeg Jamboree
Act A Feast for All Cretins
Coronation Of The King
How to Get:
After jumping a lava gap, there will be a diverging path. Follow the one on the left. After jumping a wooden beam you'll see spike traps to your left. Get past it and get across another lava gap. The tablet is on a table at the end of this path.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Rise of Clan Battlehammer
Quest Verbeeg Jamboree
Act A Feast for All Cretins
Rendaril's Emporium
How to Get:
Follow the quest objectives until you reach a combat area with two Verbeegs. The tablet will be in a corner on the left side of the area.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconHistory of the Smallfolk of Icewind Dale
Quest Verbeeg Jamboree
Act A Feast for All Cretins

Verbeeg Jamboree Walkthrough

The Order of the One Light

Act I

The Rivers
How to Get:
Follow the quest objectives until you reach a staircase to your right that leads to the Blackburn Gate. Instead of going up the stairs, keep going straight. You will jump a few gaps and see the tablet up against rubble.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Geography of Icewind Dale
Quest The Order Of The Light
Act An Infernal Dispute
Their Association with Goblins
How to Get:
You'll see this to your left as you cross the broken bridge. It's right beside some red crystals.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Life of Verbeeg
Quest The Order Of The Light
Act An Infernal Dispute

Act II

The Wonders of Ostoria
How to Get:
On a table near the first combat area.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconOstoria, Kingdom of the Jotun
Quest The Order Of The Light
Act Order of the One Light
Kelvin's Defeat and the Loss of the Shard
How to Get:
After the first combat area, take the path to your right. You'll see a wooden beam to jump across on your left. After this, keep going right until you see an ice-filled path. Traverse this until you see a platform below. Jump down and the tablet will be near a chest.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Tale of the Crystal Shard
Quest The Order Of The Light
Act Order of the One Light

Act III

Resettlement of Caer Konig by Reghead Tribes
How to Get:
From the start of the Act, head straight to the end of the hall.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconHistory of the Smallfolk of Icewind Dale
Quest The Order Of The Light
Act Return of the Tyrant
Theories of Orc Raids Driven by the Shard
How to Get:
Facing the elevator, head to the left side where you'll see some steps to a balcony. Tablet is here.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Tale of the Crystal Shard
Quest The Order Of The Light
Act Return of the Tyrant
Mysteries of the Netherese
How to Get:
Facing the elevator, head to the right side where you'll see some steps to a balcony. Tablet is here.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Fate of the Netherese
Quest The Order Of The Light
Act Return of the Tyrant

The Order of the One Light Walkthrough

The Mask of Kelvin

Act I

Crystal Remnant
How to Get:
Follow the quest objectives until you reach the third Tempus shrine to purge. Facing the statue, you will see a small opening to the right. Tablet is in here.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Tale of the Crystal Shard
Quest The Mask Of Kelvin
Act Ghosts of the Past
The Hall of Judgment
How to Get:
Follow the quest objectives until you cross a bridge and reach an open area with a giant and some goblins. Upon entering, there's a drop to the left that leads to an ice-filled area with a nearby explosive barrel. Pick up the barrel and blow up the wall across you. This leads to a cave where you will find the tablet.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Rise and Fall of Kelvin the Great
Quest The Mask Of Kelvin
Act Ghosts of the Past
The Lakes
How to Get:
After using a portal and reaching an area with a troll and some wraiths, you'll see an ice-filled area to your right. The tablet is here stuck in some shards.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Geography of Icewind Dale
Quest The Mask Of Kelvin
Act Ghosts of the Past
The Goblin Raid of Termalaine
How to Get:
Upon reaching the Boss area, stick to the right side. The tablet is in between a giant skeleton and some blue crystals.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Rise of Clan Battlehammer
Quest The Mask Of Kelvin
Act Ghosts of the Past

Act II

A Life in the Cold
How to Get:
After defeating some trolls and then using a portal, you will see a path with trees. There are wooden walls to your left. Break them and enter a small area where the tablet will be.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Life of Verbeeg
Quest The Mask Of Kelvin
Act The Broken City
The Statue of Annam
How to Get:
Near the start of the quest, take a right through an ice-filled path. Tablet is in a cave at the end of the path.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Rise and Fall of Kelvin the Great
Quest The Mask Of Kelvin
Act The Broken City
Goal of the Shard
How to Get:
Upon reaching the floating tower, take a left and follow this path. Pick up a lever on a table as you pass here. You will see a gap to jump but drop down instead and continue from here. Insert the lever to enter a small room where the tablet will be.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Tale of the Crystal Shard
Quest The Mask Of Kelvin
Act The Broken City
Unnamed Tablet
How to Get:
After going up stairs to reach Kelvin's Courtyard, look to your right. The tablet will be under a statue.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconHistory of the Smallfolk of Icewind Dale
Quest The Mask Of Kelvin
Act The Broken City

Act III

Mysterious Origin
How to Get:
Follow the quest objective until you're to climb a ladder. Before doing so, take a path to the right that leads to a spike puzzle. Right before the puzzle is the tablet laying on the ground.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Tale of the Crystal Shard
Quest The Mask Of Kelvin
Act The Face of Kelvin
Scattered Ruins
How to Get:
In a combat area with goblins, right before entering a portal, turn to the right and there will be a drop to a floating platform with a puzzle. Solve it to open a purple forcefield that leads to the tablet.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Fate of the Netherese
Quest The Mask Of Kelvin
Act The Face of Kelvin
Allies of Kelvin
How to Get:
Upon reaching the combat area with a giant and some cultists, take a left into an ice-filled path. The tablet is in the middle of the path inside a small cage.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Life of Verbeeg
Quest The Mask Of Kelvin
Act The Face of Kelvin
Kelvin's Marriage and Seat of Power
How to Get:
Follow the quest objective until you reach an area with a purple forcefield. Solve the puzzle to get the tablet that is inside.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Rise and Fall of Kelvin the Great
Quest The Mask Of Kelvin
Act The Face of Kelvin
Wounded Mountain
How to Get:
This tablet is in the combat area with goblins, right after the one with the giant and cultists. It is inside a cage hanging above. Defeat the enemies here to be able to pull the lever that lowers the cage.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Geography of Icewind Dale
Quest The Mask Of Kelvin
Act The Face of Kelvin
Unnamed Tablet
How to Get:
Before using the elevator in the sarcophagus, go behind the giant corpse. The tablet is here.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconOstoria, Kingdom of the Jotun
Quest The Mask Of Kelvin
Act The Face of Kelvin

The Mask of Kelvin Walkthrough

Crystalline Dreams

Act I

Temple of the Everspring Tree
How to Get:
Look to your left before going down the ladder near the start of the quest.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Rise and Fall of Kelvin the Great
Quest Crystalline Dreams
Act The Floating City
The Rise of Kessell
How to Get:
Follow the quest objectives until you reach the combat area with several trolls. The tablet is here.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconHistory of the Smallfolk of Icewind Dale
Quest Crystalline Dreams
Act The Floating City
The Spine of the World
How to Get:
Facing the gate at the boss area, take a path to the right where you'll climb up a stone platform. Follow this path through a portal until you climb up a ladder. Upon climbing it, look behind you where there will be a wooden beam to jump on. There will be a drop down to the area with the tablet.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Geography of Icewind Dale
Quest Crystalline Dreams
Act The Floating City
The Sudden Disappearance
How to Get:
Follow the quest objectives until you reach the ruined temple. The tablet will be on the first floating platform you jump to before activating the runesword.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Fate of the Netherese
Quest Crystalline Dreams
Act The Floating City
Destruction of the Towers
How to Get:
Facing the gate at the boss area, look to the left. There will be a room with a wooden wall. The tablet is inside.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Tale of the Crystal Shard
Quest Crystalline Dreams
Act The Floating City

Act II

The Long Winter (Crystal Harvest)
How to Get:
Follow quest objectives until you reach the old mining shaft. The tablet will be in this area behind a wooden wall.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Rise of Clan Battlehammer
Quest Crystalline Dreams
Act Crystal Harvest
The Mask of Kelvin
How to Get:
On the path right before the old lookout, there will be a room with a wooden wall to the left. Tablet is inside.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconOstoria, Kingdom of the Jotun
Quest Crystalline Dreams
Act Crystal Harvest
The Sea of Moving Ice (Crystal Harvest)
How to Get:
After the old lookout, follow the quest objectives until you use a portal to enter a tunnel. The tablet will be along the path of the tunnel to your right.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Fate of the Netherese
Quest Crystalline Dreams
Act Crystal Harvest
Kelvin's Alliance
How to Get:
Follow the quest objectives until you enter the mine tunnels. Upon entering, take the first right turn. Follow this path until you jump a gap. After the gap, there will be a small opening to your right with poison floors. Enter this area and you will be led into a puzzle room with an attribute shrine. Facing the shrine, the tablet will be to your right.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Rise and Fall of Kelvin the Great
Quest Crystalline Dreams
Act Crystal Harvest

Act III

Kelvin and the Crystal Shard
How to Get:
Right beside the portal at the start of the quest.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Rise and Fall of Kelvin the Great
Quest Crystalline Dreams
Act A Crystal Crown

Crystalline Dreams Walkthrough

The Fury of Icewind

There are no tablets in Act III.

Act I

Kelvin's Cairn
How to Get:
This tablet is on the left side of the starting area, right beside the structure with a blue light.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Geography of Icewind Dale
Quest The Fury Of Icewind
Act The Hunting Grounds
Betrayal In Netherhall
How to Get:
When first passing through the giant gate, the Spire of Kelvin, you will see the tablet to your left.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Fate of the Netherese
Quest The Fury Of Icewind
Act The Hunting Grounds
A Simple Life, A Cunning Mind
How to Get:
Follow quest objectives and reach the lookout camp area. Tablet is here.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Life of Verbeeg
Quest The Fury Of Icewind
Act The Hunting Grounds

Act II

The Fall of Ostoria and the Dark Age of Jotun
How to Get:
Tablet is in the combat area with a verbeeg and silencing stones. It is in the far right corner of the area.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconOstoria, Kingdom of the Jotun
Quest The Fury Of Icewind
Act The Hall of Judgement
The Tomb of Kelvin
How to Get:
Follow quest objectives until you reach a room with a giant tree where wraiths will spawn. The tablet is up against the tree.
Group Dark Alliance Tablet IconThe Rise and Fall of Kelvin the Great
Quest The Fury Of Icewind
Act The Hall of Judgement

The Fury of Icewind Walkthrough

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