How To Get & Become Baldur’s Gate 3 Oathbreaker

Want to unlock the hidden Paladin sub-class? Then learn how to break oaths in Baldur’s Gate 3.

Want to know how to become an Oathbreaker in Baldur’s Gate 3? The Oathbreaker is a hidden Paladin sub-class in the third part of this RPG series. As evident from the name itself, it is only unlocked after you break oaths. However, the steps to do it are far from simple. Every Paladin subclass will have different oaths to break to unlock the Oathbreaker. So, if you want to know how it is done, follow our guide till the end.

How to Get & Become an Oathbreaker in Baldur’s Gate 3

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Once you break an oath in Baldur’s Gate 3, you will see a vision of a mysterious voice asking you to meet at the end of the day. After a long rest, you will meet the person with the mysterious voice at the Beach. He will reveal his identity as the Oathbreaker Knight. After affirming your desire to break your oath, you will become an Oathbreaker in Baldur’s Gate 3. If you want to know which oaths to break, read below.

How to Break Oaths in Baldur’s Gate 3

Paladins has three subclasses – Oath of the Ancients, Oath of Devotion, and Oath of Vengeance. However, breaking oaths for each of these subclasses is very different. Take a look at them below.

How to Break the Oath of the Ancients

This subclass is described as “You fight on the side of light in the cosmic struggle against the darkness to preserve the sanctity of life and the beauty of nature”. So, here is how you can break Oaths of the Ancients:

  • Kill the Owlbear and her cub in the nest.
  • Freeing Sazza in the Druid Cove.
  • Kill Pandima, the Tiefling at the Druid Grove.
  • Helping Mayrina revive her husband.

Oath of Devotion

The Oath of Devotion goes like this, “Following the ideal of the knight in shining armor, you act with honor and virtue to protect the weak and pursue the greater good.” So, to break this oath, you will have to:

  • Allowing Arka to kill the caged goblin Sazza.
  • Betraying the goblins within the Blighted Village and the Shattered Sanctum after convincing them not to fight.
  • Torture Liam at the Shattered Sanctum.
  • Betraying the Tieflings when rescuing Lae’zel.

How to Break Oath of Vengeance

This Oath says, “You have set aside even your purity to right wrongs and deliver justice to those who have committed the most grievous sins.” If you want to break the Oath of Vengeance, then you must Free Sazza in Druid Cove.

That’s everything you need to know on how to break oaths & become an Oathbreaker in Baldur’s Gate 3. For more walkthrough guides like this, go check out our BG3 section.