You have to make important decisions in Baldur’s Gate 3. Few, however, have such far-reaching consequences as what you decide to do with the Nightsong. This encounter near the tail-end of Act 2 has ramifications for Shadowheart, as well as the entire region. Our guide discusses the Baldur’s Gate 3 Nightsong quest, the Balthazar boss fight, and what you can expect from your choices. Likewise, please be reminded that this guide contains spoilers.
Should You Save or Kill Nightsong in Baldur’s Gate 3
The Baldur’s Gate 3 Nightsong can be found in the Gauntlet of Shar. You need to obtain four Umbral Gems from various puzzles and trials, which will allow you to interact with a device that opens the deepest recesses. You can learn more in our Gauntlet of Shar guide.
It also bears mentioning that you want to acquire the Spear of Night from the Silent Library. This weapon plays a pivotal role in the upcoming encounter. Moreover, it’s a given that you should have Shadowheart in your party.