From the Milky Way, the Initiative identified Voeld as Habitat 6, a "golden world" projected to be a life sustaining and temperate garden world. This is confirmed by angaran historians. Voeld was once a heavily populated and thriving angaran Colony.
During the Scourge event, gravitational distortions affected Voeld's Orbit. Models from the Nexus tech labs show how this triggered a minor ice age. The angara Were forced to withdraw to a few urban Centers, with the rest of Voeld's population scattered in smaller Settlements.
Voeld is therefore both culturally and strategically important to the angara, and has drawn the attention of the kett Reports suggest a significant military presence.
A Trial of Hope - Voeld part
You have completed the assignment on Havarl.
Performing A Trial of Hope on Voeld is independent of the rest of the planet, so it's a good idea to do it in the beginning.
For this mission, take Jaal Ama Darav with you to the team. Land on Voeld.
Before we explore Voeld we will complete A Trial of Hope.
A Trial of Hope
- Call Evfra from the Tempest's meeting room.
- Meet the Resistance on Voeld in the Nol System
- Infiltrate the kett facility
- Talk to the Resistance squad
- Search for the Moshae
- Find out where the pods go
- Scan for the Moshae's pod
- Interface with a nearby Console
- Locate the Moshae's pod
- Talk to Jaal
- Chase the kett Cardinal
- Defeat the kett Cardinal
- Talk to Moshae Sjefa
- Hold out for the shuttle extraction
- Reach the shuttle
- Escort the Moshae to the edge of the roof
- Return with the Moshae to Aya
- Take the shuttle to the Aya vault
- Follow the Moshae to the Aya vault
- Investigate the Aya vault
- Meet Evfra at the Resistance HQ
We are going to look for representatives of Resistance. 03
01 Landing Zone Voeld
It is extremely cold. Run to 02 following the lanterns and find a heating lamp at which you can warm up. Before you get warmer you must use such lamps.
02 Solar Heater
Resistance Pilot Talk to him.
The pilot will take you and the Resistance Squad to the Kett Exaltation Facility, where we will rescue Moshae.
Kett Exaltation Facility
Entrance to the base protects the energy shield. Hack terminal and shot vents. Enter the base.
Follow the center of the base, kill Ketts, scan and loot containers.
You will witness the ritual. Continue following the mission marker. Do not hurry, please visit all rooms available.
It comes to a confrontation with The Cardinal. This is a difficult opponent especially for the high difficulty of the game.
When you attack him, concentrate on Cardinal's Orb. It's a sphere flying around Cardinal, you have to destroy it (shoot it) before Cardinal becomes sensitive to blows.
When you defeat the Cardinal, you have a choice.
Destroyed the facility and kill the Cardinal (quick time event) or left facility operational and let the Cardinal live.
If the installation continues to work and Cardinal survives, you will get extra support at the end of the game.
Quest is not particularly difficult but if you want it you can see it on the video below.
Return now to Aya and finish A Trial of Hope.
Before you come here, you should have the following active tasks associated with Vold.
- Meet The Resistance
- Peebee: Secret Project
- Liam Kosta: Outpost Worlds
- Ryder Family Secrets
- Settling Voeld
- Trading Favors
- Cora Harper: Asari Ark
- Forgotten History
04 Angaran Resistance Base Entrance
Task: Nomad Shield Crafting
You need to craft the Improved Shield Regenerator for Nomad
- Craft the Shield Regenerator at a research station.
Angaran Priestess accept blessing
Anangarian priestess knows about a new faction within their religion called the Gloryseekers. They seem driven to self-destruction. She would like you to dissuade them from their course of action.
- Speak to a Gloryseeker.
- Help Tej fight the kett
Go to Voeld J
A datapad found in the Resistance base states that supply drops aren't arriving as scheduled. Investigating the matter could turn up clues.
- Speak to Olisk
- Use the requisition terminal
- Reach the drop point
- Defeat the Roekaar
- Search the drop point
Go to Voeld 07 and Voeld 16
The doctor at the Voeld Resistance base needs the emergency medical supply caches around Voeld to be restocked, So that injured fighters and civilians can tend to their wounds and improve their chances of survival in the harsh wasteland.
- Collect the Supplies
- Drop off the medical supplies (3)
- Report back to the doctor
Supplies are in ths room behind you, pick them.
Medical supplies are in Voeld H
Anjik Do Xeel tak to her about Meet the Resistance
Olisk talk to him about Intercepted
08 Exit from Angaran Base
Beniska Talk to her about Meet the Resistance.
Eyes On The Ground
The Resistance lookouts mentioned angara who were captured by kett. Someone at Hjara might know more about this.
- Go to Hjara
- Speak to Skeot
Go to Voeld 17
After the conversation with Beniska, first Forward Station will appear nearby. Now you can use Nomad.
It's time to make this planet warmer. We're going to look for Monoliths.
Deploy Forward Station at 10 and start to explore Monoliths.
10 Forward Station
11 Voeld Remnant Monolith (1/3)
Restoring A World
Remnant technology is key to restoring Voeld and transforming it into the golden world it used to be. However, a Remnant vault must first be located, by activating the monolithic Remnant structures nearby.
- Activate monoliths (3)
- Investigate Vault entrance
- Activate emergency power
- Lift the Vault lockdown
- Escape the purification field and exit the Vault
The quest will appear when you approach one of the Monoliths
12 Voeld Remnant Monolith (2/3)
13 Voeld Remnant Monolith (3/3)
14 Voeld Remnant Vault
Remnant Vault is quite easy, but collecting all the extra items is time consuming.
Create the outpost for Settling Voeld
Missing Science Crew
News of missing scientists has come from the Voeld Outpost.
- Visit Priya Blake
- Search lab for clues regarding missing scientists
- Go to navpoint of final transmission
- Search area for clues
- Follow Scientists planned path
- Defeat Remnant Architect
- Speak to Priya Blake
Remnant Architect is at Voeld 29
Prita Blake talk about Missing Science Crew
Turian Frigate Model
16 search for Intercepted
Skeot talk to him about Eyes in the Ground
Stage A Rescue
An angaran excursion group failed to return at their scheduled time. Resistance spies report the kett captured the group and took them to a holding site for extraction.
- Reach kett holding site
- Rescue captured angara
- Clear remaining kett
- Speak to rescued angara
Kett holding site is in Voeld 18
Irritated Researcher inside building
A Voeld scientist is complaining about some kind of interference with his equipment.
- Examine the equipment
- Search for interference source
- Defeat adhi
- Scan meteorite
- Neutralize signal
- Examine meteorite
Meteorite is at Voeld C
18 Northern Holding Site.
For Stage A Rescue. Rescue captured angara. Speak to rescued angara
Meet The Family
You rescued Niilj,an angaran Resistance operative known by the Codename "Shavod-Gaan," from the kett. Before their capture, Niilj and his team were looking for a way to take down kett operations on Voeld. They downloaded codes and information, now stored on a data drive, from the kett. This drive must be delivered to Niilj's sister, Buxil, in Techiix, and Niilj has entrusted this task to you.
- Deliver data drive to Buxi in Techiix
Go to Voeld 22
Closed doors are for Task: Clearing The Air (later in game)
- Defeat the kett
- Speak with the survivors
- Defeat the kett
Audio Tape listen it.
A discovered audio log revealed that an angaran refugee family is being hunted by the kett. Search the area for signs of survivors.
- Find the missing daughter
- Find the missing parents
Second audio tap is Voeld 21
21 Audio Tape
For The Vanished (look at 20)
Biologist outside the base
The Lost Song
Outlaws are poaching the yevara, a native species cherished by the angara. Tracking down these poachers would win favor with the angara on Voeld.
- Track the poachers
- Read poachers datapad
- Find Poachers camp
- Investigate poachers cave
Datapads at Voeld F, Poachers Camp at Voeld 26
Sniper outside Techiix base, on a frozen lake.
Task: White Death
A local sniper has asked for help tracking down a hidden wrath. Scan the ice to reval the cloacked enemy.
- Scan for the wrath.
- Find the shiper
Sniper is near Solar Heater.
Buxil inside base
Talk for Meet the Family
Remove The Heart
Niilj and his team, whom you rescued from the kett, were resistance operatives who were working to destroy the kett. They discovered that the kett operations station on the mountain controls all kett missions for the planet and provides power to the shield that blocks access to an ancient angaran City. Buxil, Niilj's sister, is helping you decrypt the password for the kett operations station.
- Optional. Observe kett shield
- Investigate the kett base
Kett base is at Voeld 27
Shoraad talk to him about Reformation
Fact or Fiction
Ari Vesjek, an angaran scholar, is looking for information on first contact between the angara and the kett, specifically from the kett's point of view. He believes logs may be found in the kett operations center on Voeld.
- Search kett database
Kett base is at Voeld 27
Brought To Light
An angaran historian, Rjoek, sent his colleagues to recover a priceless artifact from the Eroesk ruins, but they haven't returned. He's asked for help getting them out of kett territory.
- Travel to the Eroesk ruins
- Defeat the kett
- Speak to Astra
- Defend the turians
- Speak to Astra
- Optional - Confront Rjoek
- Give the map to Intelligence Officer Kaas
Eroesk ruins are at Voeld 27
23 Remnant Ruins
For Peebee Secret Project - Recover the rem-tech.
Solution for Remnant Puzzle on video below.
Task: Remnant Data Cores
Peebee calls these items "Remnant data cores". She belives they are data storage devices.
This task will appear now or in a while. You have to find 9 Remnant data cores. Not only on this planet.
For Brought To Light
Now you should have:
100% Planetary Viability for Voeld
But there are still things that you can do on Voeld.
25 Remnant ruins with kett device.
You've discovered a suspicious kett device among some remnant ruins. To determine its purpose, SAM needs more information.
- Destroy the kett devices
In random Ruins you can find Kett devices. The device you know after it has a skull over it. You need to find and destroy 5 of these devices.
Then you will go to Remnant Facility at Voeld 32
26 Poachers Camp
For The Lost Song. Kill the mercenaries and enter the cave.
Dr. Lekaaret for The Lost Song, You can let him continue to study, or break it. Your choice does not affect the future.
Fact or Fiction
Before you enter the main tower of the base you have to finish Fact or Fiction Task. To do this you must be at the main base level. Disable security matrix and Extract data from console.
Kett Base Attack
This is an optional task that does not appear in the journal.
Once it is done, you will be able to get to the closed door at the bottom of the base, in the building to the left on the left. Another way to get into this room is to knock out the glass from the outside.
Scan the defense matrix for vulnerabilities and Access the security storage.
Remove The Heart
This is main quest for you here.
- Destroy the kett security terminal
- Disable the kett generators (3/3)
- Access the outpost core
- Reach the hangar bay
- Destroy all three hangar platforms (3/3)
- Eliminate the Prefect
- Clear out remaining defenders
- Access elevator to zenith room
- Disable the Outpost
- Return to Buxil
Buxil return and talk to finish Remove the Heart
Uncovering the Past
Uncover the angaran roots on the ice planet known as Voeld
- Investigate ice cave.
- Clear out kett
- Rescue captured angara
- Talk to rescued angara
- Go to blockage
- Clear blast zone
- Enter chamber
Ice cave is at Voeld 28
After Disable the Kett Outpost
Is available after finishing Remove The Heart.
Angaran Artifact for Forgotten History
For Uncovering the Past rescue captured angara. Talk to them. Go through the blockage.
Do not kill AI because it will not bring you any benefits.
If you pass AI to Angara, you will get better help in the fight at the end of the storyline.
29 Location of Remnant Architect
For Missing Science Crew. Remnant Architect is a very powerful opponent, you have to kill him.
Let's finish all other tasks.
Go to Voeld 15 and talk to Priya Blake about Missing Science Crew
Go to Voeld 06 and talk to Dr. Harihn about Medical Caches
Go to Voeld 07 and talk to Officer Kaas about Brought to Light
Go to Voeld 22 and talk to Ari Vesjek about Fact Or Fiction
The Lost Scout
An angaran saboteur was trapped in rubble after destroing a kett weapon depot
- Investigate the ruins
- Scan the area
- Enter the destroyed ammo depot
- Search for survivors
- Restore power
- Free xurvivors
- Return to Haana with updates
Go to Voeld K
Task: Clearing The Air
You've discovered a kett shuttle control center on Voeld. Hacking its message terminals will help SAM assemble its entry code.
- Hack the kett terminals
- Approach the control center
- Use the passcode on the door
- Defeat the kett ambush
- Unlock the door
- Shut down the control console
This quest has a random quest giver. If you find the console (it is marked with hand above it) you have to hack it.
You have to hack more than one (several) Consoles to move the task forward.
Voeld M possible locations
31 Remnant Ruins
Search the ruins, find the transmitter, the transmitter is stuck in the ruins in the center, talk to the sniper.
- Investigate the beacon
- Sweep the minefield to escape
You can scan and shot mines, or just enter Nomad and drive out of minefield.
Quest can be bugged. Just go outside minefield, then go to Tempest and return to planet.
32 Remnant Facility
For Subjugation Task
Remnant Data Core Inside Remnant Facility
Find the bombs
- Find the Bombs
Disable Kett Explosive Devides on bridge.
End Of Watch
Voeld has many battle sites where kett invaders fought Angaran Resistance forces. Some sites contain Datapads left by an elite team of Resistance fighters hunting kett that exterminated a small angarian outpost. The Resistance may need help bringing the kett to justice.
- Find other battle sites on Voeld
- Investigate the location provided by SAM
Sites for End of Watch Voeld L
35 Southern Holding Site
It should be empty now, so open cages and take stuff.
36 Last location for End Of Watch
37 Small Kett Camp
Resistance bug small round, scannable device.
Task: Gone Dark
SAM has detected surveillance bugs belonging to the Resistance inside kett camps. Their transmission source appears to have been disabled.
- Locate and Scan Resistance bugs in kett camps
Random Quest Starter. Bugs are located randomly in Kett Camps and crash sites. Voeld P
38 Kett landing site
Corpse of Angaran Slave scan it.
Task: Catch And Release
The kett outfitted angaran slaves with tracking chips, each chip points to a central source. SAM may be able to trace the source's location.
- Scan angaran bodies
- Enter the tracking signal's location
- Eliminate the kett
- Cut power to the cage
- Talk to Maarawet
Angarian bodies are in random locations Voeld N in Kett Camps and other small facilities.
Bodies have a magnifying glass over them
39 Kett Cave
For Task Catch And Release
Later in the game
Allies and Relationships
Know Your Enemy
After receiving email from Raelis meet her at Voeld 07
- Meet With Raelis On Voeld
- Go to the kett facility
- Search the facility for any useful data
- Find more data
- Find additional data
- Collect kett bio samples (3)
- Go to the kett communications station
- Investigate the comm station
- Search for more information
Task will be "On Hold" after Voeld part.
Its for Know Your Enemy. Kill Kett, check Datapads, collect kett bio samples (Scan the syringes and select the three that match.)
Its for Know Your Enemy. Kill Kett, scan and examine datapads.
Hidden Cache Locations
X1 inside Angaran Resistance Base
Locations for Quests
A Scan minerals for Task Hitting Rocks For Science.
B Scan for Trading Favors, defeat Kett, recover supplies.
C Meteorite for Frequency
D1 Find Periphona's Signal first spot for Cora Harper: Asari Ark
D2 Find Periphona's Signal real spot for Cora Harper: Asari Ark
E Hidden Wrath for Task: White Death
F Scan for The Lost Song, read datapad.
G Observe Kett Shield for Remove The Hearth
H Medical Supplies for Medical Caches
J Help Tej fight kett for Reformation.
K Destroyed Ammo Depot. Investigate the ruins for The Lost Scout. Turn on power. You have to shot wall. Talk to Marshal.
L Battle sites for End of Watch
M One of possible (they are random) location of Kett Terminal for Task: Clearing The Air.
N One of possible (they are random) location of Angaran Slaves Corpses for Task: Catch And Release
P One of possible (they are random) location of Bugs for Task: Gone Dark
Mass Effect: Andromeda Map Legend
Quest Starter Locations
Tempest landing area
Hidden Cache Small hidden containers containing valuable equipment.
Interactable - less important interactable objects in the game.
Scan and examine
Vendors You can buy and sell your stuff here. You can also salvage unwanted items.
Potential mining Locations
Enchanced Mining Zone you need AVP perk unlocked.