Dragon Age: Origins Codex Database: Entry Details
Shale [Entry #183]
Category: Characters
Installation: The Stone Prisoner DLC
"What can I say? I have a heart of stone."
The golems of Orzammar once made up the vanguard of the dwarven army, holding back the tides of darkspawn that flooded out of the Deep Roads. But the art of making them was lost, and many of them succumbed to wear and damage in battle.
Shale has no memories either of the time spent fighting in the Deep Roads, or of coming to Honnleath, only a few spotty (and bitter) recollections of its last master.
*First Name* unearthed Shale's control rod and awakened it, adding a bitter, malfunctioning golem to the menagerie of companions.
Three hundred years earlier, she had been Shayle of House Cadash, warrior of King Valtor, and a volunteer who chose to dedicate her life for all time to the defense of Orzammar.
• Village of Honnleath - Received after activating Shale