The story in Baldur’s Gate 3 is shared equally between your personal created character and your occasion of companions. Every one you select to staff up with has their very own personalities, backstories, and objectives you could select to assist them accomplish throughout your travels by way of the Forgotten Realms. Whilst you can solely have three accompany you at anyone time, there are way more you could recruit and swap out and in to greatest swimsuit the challenges forward, or simply to get a brand new perspective on occasions. Basically, all companions are missable, even the early ones you’re all however compelled to work together with, however there are others which can be tougher to get, and a few it’s important to select between. Right here’s a full checklist of each potential companion in Baldur’s Gate 3 and what that you must do so as to add them to your occasion.
There are 10 potential companions to recruit in Baldur’s Gate 3, every of a distinct race, class, and background. Some you meet early, some late, and others by no means relying in your decisions.
The Cleric of the group, that is your first potential companion. So long as you select to avoid wasting her from her pod-thing on the Nautiloid ship within the opening of the sport, you will see that her on the seaside you crash-land on. Should you determined to not save her on the ship, you may nonetheless add her to your staff by discovering her farther east down the seaside close to the Dank Crypt.
Relying in your path, that is most likely the second character you may add to your ranks by going north and west of the crashed ship. You’ll hear Astarion calling out for assist, and whenever you method, he’ll declare there’s a close-by monster he desires you to kill. Whereas this finally ends up being a trick, should you forgive him, he’ll gladly be part of you. Astarion is a rogue class, so he’s very helpful for breaking into locked areas.
Nearly proper after you discover Astarion, Gale might be one other voice calling out for support. This wizard has discovered himself caught in a portal and desires some assist getting during. Assist the person out and he’ll be prepared and prepared to hitch your occasion, plus he’ll introduce you to Waypoints you need to use for quick journey.
It takes a minute to satisfy again up with Lae’zel after she helps you carry down the Nautiloid ship, and whenever you do, she’s in a sticky scenario. North of the place you encounter Gale, Lae’zel has discovered herself captured by two Tieflings that you must persuade or struggle to free her. Should you really feel unhealthy about combating them, be certain that to take them out non-lethally.
Wyll could be very missable since he’s merely among the many many individuals within the Druid’s Grove within the north. After you struggle the small Goblin forces and may go inside, Wyll will be discovered educating some Tiefling youngsters to struggle. Chat with the person, who occurs to be a robust Warlock class, and he’ll staff up with you.
Wyll can really enable you to find Karlach, who occurs to be close to the river south of the Risen Street waypoint and east of the tollhouse. Simply know that the dialog to recruit Karlach is a little more tense with Wyll current, nevertheless it’s potential. Nonetheless, to make it a bit smoother to carry on this powerful Barbarian, it’s greatest to depart Wyll at camp.
Should you noticed that romance scene with the bear, and we all know you’ve got, then you definitely’ll be in search of Halsin. The Druid is definitely recruited by finishing a quest to rescue him from the Goblin Camp the place he’s being held. Discover him in a cage by the Worg Pens, set him free, after which kill the remaining Goblin Leaders. As soon as that’s completed, meet up with him again on the Druid Grove and he’ll be part of the staff.
Minthara is usually a occasion member, however selecting her means you may’t recruit Halsin, and Wyll may even go away your occasion for what that you must do to get her. Should you’re within the Drow Paladin, go into the Shattered Sanctum earlier than attacking the Goblin Camp and converse to her. Right here, you will want to promote out the Druids to her and assist her assault and destroy their base. As soon as the Goblins win, converse to her on the celebration to have her be part of your staff.
Minsc is likely one of the later occasion members you may get when you attain the Decrease Metropolis. You will want to go down and navigate by way of the puzzles of the sewers till you encounter him. If you do, you can be compelled to struggle him, so ensure you solely knock him out with a non-lethal assault if you wish to recruit him. As soon as he’s safely unconscious, take out his mates and select the next dialogue prompts.
- “Attempt to defend him. I have to defy my urge.”
- “He’s Jaheira’s good friend. Do it.”
- “I don’t suppose you need to discover out,” or “It doesn’t matter — assist him.”
After Minsc’s thoughts is freed and he runs off, chase him down and chat with him to hitch forces.
Though you meet Jaheira early in Act 2, it takes a variety of legwork to truly have her develop into a companion. You first converse within the Final Mild Inn, however have to progress till you’re able to assault the Moonrise Towers. She’s going to meet you close to the towers and provide the choice to both have her lead the military as commander or have her quickly be part of your occasion, which you need to decide. Undergo the dungeon and ensure she survives till you’re about to enter the pits to face Kethric. Earlier than you do, speak to Jaheira and say, “Face Kethric with me.” This may make her a everlasting companion after ending the dungeon.