Never Free is a Quest in Tyranny.
- Speak with Barik
- Speak with Graven Ashe with Barik's condition
- Return to the smith
- Return to Edgering ruins
- Check on Barik on Mountain Spire
- Ask Graven Ashe to lift his bonds to Barik. Or after winning his loyalty, bring Barik to him and require him to do so. Alternatively, you can promote Barik to a commander, this will also lift Graven Ashe 's protection.
- Royal blood is needed to remove Barik's armor, you can use the unbroken heir's blood, or Archon blood, or travel to Edgering ruins to collect queen's blood
- This quest is only available when you become an Archon
- Barik will have a new portrait if you remove his armor, and another one if you make him bathe