Solas' approval rating is determined by your choices in conversation and in the game decisions in Dragon Age: Inquisition. Below is a list of all his reactions to quest and personal dialogue. Approval rating may be checked at the "Gather Party" screen by observing the cards, or by the interactions with the NPC.
There are a number of Elven Relics scattered across Thedas that when activated grant ( +1) Approval with Solas. Please see that page for their locaions.
Please see the page above to see how judging prisoners affects Approval with this character.
Approval on Quest Choices
- Recruiting Corporal Vale
- Go to Redcliffe Castle and ally with the mages.
- At Therinfal Redoubt, accept the templars as conscripts.
- Allow Cole to stay in The Forgotten Boy (+2)
- Exile the Wardens after securing Adamant.
- Gain enough court approval (85+) to have Florianne arrested at the Winter Palace.
- Perform the rituals at the Temple of Mythal.
- Accept alliance with Abelas at the Temple of Mythal.
- Allow Morrigan to drink from the Well of Sorrows at the Temple of Mythal.
- Using Solas to convince the Hinterlands Healer to go to The Crossroads
- Go to Redcliffe Castle and conscript the mages.
- At Therinfal Redoubt, accept the templars as allies.
- Say you’re a “servant of faith” when made Inquisitor.
- Say you’ll “do it for my own power” when made Inquisitor.
- Allow the Wardens to join the Inquisition after securing Adamant.
- Support Briala at the Winter Palace.
- Ignore the rituals at the Temple of Mythal.
- Refuse an alliance with Abelas at the Temple of Mythal.
- Drink from the Well of Sorrows at the Temple of Mythal.
Approval on War Table Missions
Approval on Dialogue
"... Dialogue trigger."
- example reply. (+2)
- example reply?
- example reply?(-2)
All options give an additional (+1)
Mountain Pass (after closing the Rift)
What about the Breach? (+1)
Charge with the soldiers (+1)
The prisoner, then it was you?
All options (+1)
First Convo w/Solas
4 total possible Slightly Approves available. (1 is in a dialogue chain that is only available if you select the correct dialogue in the previous chain)
After Allying with templars in Champions of the Just
"... At least they know how to fight"
- Don't underestimate them. (-1)
- Beggars can't be choosers. (+1)
- They have their uses (-1)
(if Connor is alive in your game)
"... I can't believe King Alistair though this was the right place to send the mages."
Tell me what you did to them ( +1)
"...The boy with Redcliffe blood on his hands"
It wasn't your fault ( +1)
When asking Solas about Corypherous' plans
- You're sure that's what he'll do? (+1)
"After out time in Halamshiral, I understand why. I had forgotten how I missed court intrigue."
- Glad you liked it.
- You've seen this before? (-1)
- I didn't like it. (-1)