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Defeating The Accursed Keeper Of Coins In BG3

Out of many bosses in the BG3 game, there is an accursed keeper of coins called Gerringothe Thorm.

Gerringothe Thorm is a toll master who stays as a gatekeeper for the Reithwin Tollhouse in the Shadow-cursed Lands.

Accursed Keeper of Coins in BG3 is a tricky gimmick boss you must defeat to get rewards like Twist of Fortune weapon, gold, etc. You can defeat her by using techniques such as convincing her through dialogue, defeating the visages, etc. 

Continue reading more about the accursed coins keeper in Baldur’s Gate 3.

Who Is The Accursed Keeper Of Coins?

The accursed keeper of coins, known by the name Gerringothe Thorm is an intelligent boss guarding Reithwin Tollhouse.

Similarly, Reithwin Tollhouse is located in Shadow-cursed Lands in Act 2 of Baldur’s Gate 3.

Moreover, players can find Gerringothe Thorm on the second floor of Tollhouse, where you have to deal with her.

Accursed keeper of coins
Talking with the Accursed keeper of coins.

Additionally, you will be asked to give her the gold coins at the start by engaging in built-in game dialogues.

However, there are other six mini enemies called “Visages” who you need to defeat to lower Gerringothe’s HP.

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How To Defeat The Accursed Keeper Of Coins In BG3?

Players will find it really difficult to defeat Gerringothe Thorm as she has got over 600 Health points.

Similarly, the accursed keeper of coins has strong gold armor as she consumes a lot of gold from the players.

However, you can defeat Gerringothe Thorm using the following techniques:

1. Defeating Through Dialogue Checks

Players can defeat the accursed keeper of coins in bg3 using the dialogues without directly fighting her in combat.

Similarly, you have to convince her using dialogue checks that you will be replacing her as the Tollkeeper.

Tossing the coin
Engaging in Dialogue Check with Gerringothe Thorm.

Moreover, players can follow the below-mentioned steps to defeat Gerringothe Thorm through dialogues:

  1. Select the “Toss a Piece of Coin” option.
  2. Ask Gerringothe “How much gold does she want exactly“.
  3. Now use any of the two Persuasion, Deception, or Intimidation dialogue checks.

Finally, if Gerringothe is convinced, she will kill herself by stating she will “Pay it back” and thus you will be automatically rewarded.

2. Engaging In Direct Combat

Players will have to prepare for a long battle if they engage in direct combat with Gerringothe Thorm.

However, it is not unachievable as you can use weapons like the Sword of Screams and spells like Shadow Blade.

Similarly, you will have to use long-range attacks to avoid getting hit by her deadly Burst spells.

engaging in combat
Engaging in direct combat with Gerringothe Thorm.

Moreover, you should distribute your gold to your party members as the amount of damage from the Burst spell depends on the number of gold you carry.

Additionally, here is the list of spells and weapons you can use to fight Gerringothe Thorm:

  1. Sword of Screams or Githyanki Greatsword
  2. Hold Person or Blindness/Deafness Spell
  3. Shadow Blade and Scorching Ray
  4. Ice Storm and Ice Knife

3. Killing The Visages

Players should be careful about the Visages that accompany Gerringothe Thorm as they attack with their AoE skills.

Moreover, there are 6 of the Visages who are the floating skull heads contributing to Gerringothe’s Hp.

Therefore, you need to kill all of the visages to decrease the HP of the Gerringothe to the minimum level.

Similarly, if you kill all the visages then Gerringothe’s can be killed with a one-hit kill as she loses her armor.

Additionally, players should use Stealth and Sneak to disperse around the tollhouse and separately kill visages.

4. Using Only One Character

Players need to know that the more party members they have, the more risk they will have of getting attacked by visages.

Therefore, you can use only one character who’s good at stealth to sneak into the tollhouse and complete the mission.

Rewards For Defeating Gerringothe

You will receive special rewards after beating the accursed keeper of coins in bg3 which are as follows:

  • Twist of Fortune melee weapon
  • Around 700 gold coins
  • Tollhouse Master’s Office Key
  • Ironvine Shield
  • Gloves of Battlemage’s Power

Similarly, players will get to be the new Tollhouse Master, or they can choose to proceed further to Act 3 of the game.

The Bottom Line

Overall, players will find it really difficult to fight the accursed keeper of coins in bg3, however, it is not impossible.

Similarly, you can defeat the Gerringothe Thorm using the above-mentioned techniques to get special rewards.

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