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Baldur’s Gate 3 quest list - all main and companion missions

Here is a list of all the BG3 main quests, side missions, events, expeditions, and companion side quests that we know about in the RPG.

Baldur's Gate 3 quests, expeditions, missions, and side quests

How many Baldur’s Gate 3 quests are there? There are many missions in your time throughout the lengthy, epic game, usually unlocked by the main campaign. Some quests are also given by NPCs, or are triggered by certain events.

Your Baldur’s Gate 3 companions can set optional quests to unlock more of their BG3 background and discover more stories, as well as gaining rewards, experience, and loot. As we mention in our Baldur’s Gate 3 review, it is not a short game, and it will take you a long time to get through the story missions. Beware that even though we don’t get into the specifics of these quests, the names alone could be considered spoilers – you have been warned!

Baldur’s Gate 3 quest list

Here are all of the Baldur’s Gate 3 quests:

  • Rescue the Illithid’s Captive
  • Escape the Nautiloid
  • Roveer’s Storehouse
  • Defeat the Duerfar Intruders
  • Find the Nightsong
  • Free Orpheus
  • Free True Soul Nere
  • Help your protector
  • Rescue the Grand Duke
  • Save the Refugees
  • Deliver Nere’s head
  • Find the missing boots
  • Find the missing shipment
  • Find the mushroom picker
  • Kill Raphael’s old enemy
  • Rescue the gnome
  • Save the Grymforge gnomes
  • Aid the Underduke
  • Free Counsellor Florrick
  • Save the Gondians
  • Cure the poisoned gnome
  • Explore the ruins
  • Find Dribbles the clown
  • Find the Blood of Lathander
  • Investigate the House of Grief
  • Rescue Volo
  • The Adamantine Forge
  • Discover the Artefact’s secrets
  • Discover the history of Prince Orpheus
  • Find the ‘Stern Librarian’ Ffion
  • Find the missing letters
  • Free Lae’zel
  • Help Kith’rak Voss
  • Help the Cursed Monk
  • Hunt the Devil
  • Rescue the trapped man
  • Return Rakath’s Gold
  • Daughter of Darkness
  • Investigate Cazador’s Palace
  • Our Fiery Friend
  • Rescue the Illithid’s captive
  • The High Harper
  • The Pale Elf
  • The Blade of Frontiers
  • The Githyanki Warrior
  • The Wizard of Waterdeep
  • Avenge the drowned
  • Find Mystic Carrion’s servant
  • Visit the Emperor’s old hideout
  • Get Gortash’s Netherstone
  • Get Orin’s Netherstone
  • Travel to Moonrise Towers
  • Infiltrate Moonrise Towers
  • Defeat Ketheric Thorm
  • Confront the Elder Brain

Baldur’s Gate 3 personal quests

  • Embrace your potential
  • Discover the Artifact’s secrets
  • Deal with the Devil

Baldur’s Gate 3 companion quests

Here are all of the Baldur’s Gate 3 companion quests:


  • Daughter of Darkness
    • The Chosen of Shar


  • The Pale Elf


  • The Wizard of Waterdeep
    • In Case of Death…


  • The Blade of Frontiers
    • The Grand Duke


  • The Githyanki Warrior


  • Our Fiery Friend
    • The Hellion’s Heart

We’ll update our list as soon as we get to them and add additional links to particularly tricky quests, so you might want to bookmark this guide just in case. You can also get an idea of how long Baldur’s Gate 3 is, as Swen has stated what he expects would be the average campaign length.

Since you’re now up to date with the Baldur’s Gate 3 quests, familiarize yourself with some of the more thrilling parts of the game with our guide to BG3 romance, and get ready to roll for love (or just sex) in what’s shaping up to be one of the best RPG games in 2023.