Like the previous three Mass Effect games, Mass Effect: Andromeda romance is overflowing with opportunity for players to dive in and fall in love. In fact, depending on the sex that players choose for their main character, they’ll actually have different options available to choose from when selecting a partner to woo and build a relationship with. One such character is Avela Kjar, an Angaran historian who can only be wooed by the male Ryder twin. In this article we’ll break down everything you need to know to hit every single relationship trigger needed to romance Avela in Mass Effect: Andromeda.

How to Romance Avela Kjar

Players can begin building their relationship with Avela after they first visit Aya and meet with Evfra. After your meeting with Evfra, make your way down to the docks and locate Avela. She’ll offer you several different quests, which will all result in different layers of the relationship being fulfilled.

When talking to Avela at the docks, be sure to choose the to “To meet people like you” conversation option. This is the first relationship trigger.

The second relationship trigger can be discovered during the mission Recovering the Past. Head to the museum on Aya and find Avela there. Speak to her to meet the trigger condition.

The third relationship trigger is found during the mission Forgotten History. Head back to the museum on Aya and speak with Avela. While chatting with her, choose the following dialogue options to meet the conditions of this trigger:

  • “I did it for you.”
  • “You got it.”
  • (After you return the instrument) “Not everything, thanks to you.”
  • (After you have returned the figurine) “Hope it helps my chances.”

Failing to choose all of the options outlined above will cause you to fail to meet this condition, making it impossible to move on in the relationship.

The final relationship trigger for Avela Kjar can be discovered and completed after the mission The Journey to Meridian. Check your email after this mission to receive a message from Avela. Once you have read the message, make your way back to Aya and head to the waterfall. Avela will be standing in front of the waterfall. Speak to her and then choose the option for go in for a second kiss.

This concludes our guide on how to romance Avela Kjar. She is just one of the few characters that players can romance within the game. You can learn more by returning to our Mass Effect: Andromeda romance guide, or head back over to our main Mass Effect: Andromeda game hub for more helpful articles and guides like this.