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In game map of Eastern Wormwood
|Rōmaji||Azuma Nazamu chihō|
|Game||Dragon Quest IX|
Eastern Wormwood is a region in Dragon Quest IX. It is located on the eastern side of the southwestern continent. The town of Wormwood Creek is located right at the center. In the southeastern part of the region, there is a plateau that can only be accessed with the Starlight Express in the postgame.
The region can be reached as soon as the player acquires the ship, although there is not much reason to do so until later in the game.
- Western Wormwood is due west of the region.
- Wormwood Canyon is southwest of the region.
- The Wyrmsmaw is located to the southwest.
- Newid Isle is located to the east.
Within the region
- Wormwood Creek is located in the center of the region.
- A stone bridge that connects the western and eastern sides of the region.
- Hope Springs, a spring located in the uppermost part of the region.
- A high plateau in the southeast with two wells. It is only accessible via flight.
|Dragon Quest IX (DS)|
|Crimson coral||Western side at the beach south of Wormwood Creek|
|Belle cap||Mushroom field at the lakeside on the path to Western Wormwood|
|Sleeping hibiscus||Flower field in the north near Hope Springs|
|Superior medicine||Grassy field on the eastern side of the region near the base of the rocky mountains|
Monsters in the Area
|Dragon Quest IX (DS)|
|#131 Sootheslime||172 G||1050||Medicinal herb
|#139 Grim grinner||118 G||760||Cautery sword
|#140 Sluggernaut||120 G||720||Cloak of evasion
|#141 Splatterhorn||122 G||980||Magic beast horn
Magic beast hide
|#142 Whirly girly||132 G||1020||Agility ring
|#143 Gramarye gruffon||145 G||1310||Wing of bat
|#144 Skeleton soldier||149 G||1100||Chain mail
|Quest #59 - "Runny Bunny"|
|Availability||after finishing the main story and doing quest #39|
|Item Required||Metal slime sollerets|
|Detail||Shanice, the bunny girl in the northern well at the top of the mountain in Eastern Wormwood, wants you to bring her some shoes that will help her run as fast as a metal slime.|
|Hint for solution||The Metal Slime Sollerets can rarely be found in a rank A blue treasure chest in a level 60+ grotto.|
|Quest #60 - "That Makes Scents"|
|Availability||After doing Quest #39.|
|Item Required||Nectar]], Thinkincense, Narspicious|
|Detail||Myrrhia from the southern well at the top of the mountain in Eastern Wormwood has asked you to bring her something calming, something sweet-smelling and something spicy, yet suspicious, for an incense for King Considerate.|
|Hint for solution||Give her one of each of the items. They can all be found in various places on the world map.|
|Quest #159 - "Have You Seen Charlene?"|
|Location||Wormwood Creek, Mayor's house|
|Availability||After downloading from DQVC.|
|Requested by||Wormwood Creek Mayor|
|Fulfilled to||Wormwood Creek Mayor|
|Item Required||Sleeping hibiscus, Celestial skein.|
|Reward||3 Mini medals|
|Detail||The mayor's daughter Charlene has gone missing. He doesn't think she would have wandered too far away.|
|Hint for solution||Head to the springs area northeast of Wormwood Creek to find Charlene. Bring 5 Sleeping hibiscus and 2 Celestial skeins to her so she can make a bouquet. She will then run home and you will have a brief conversation with the ghost of a little girl. You can buy the Sleeping hibiscus in Bloomingdale & use alchemy for the Celestial skein.|
|Date Released||January 14, 2011|