- Area North of Nashkel. For a hermit he's straightforward to the point of sarcasm, and states upfront he is annoyed by people who constantly pester him with questions "about the nature of existence". Portalbendarwinden is a human male hermit which can be found in the south-east of the
You can press him for answers nonetheless (dialogue options 1, 3) and he will drop hints about Gorion's Ward real nature by pointing out that he/she is "at odds with him/herself". He will also mention that "Your coin is on its edge", which is a reference to the legend about the Fateful Coin. He then leaves the map.