The Dark Forest is a region in Gothica. It lies far beneath the Chessboard, in the ravine between Ivor Tower and Ebon Keep. The massive forest is a dark and confusing maze, infested with monsters including shapeshifters. The shapeshifters lurking in the trees serve as a cue to the player; following the path with the shapeshifters points the way.
- Crusader Sword (defeat Bad Boy and Bad Dawg)
- Lance (defeat Timberdrake)
- 2,000 Gold Coins (defeat Timberdrake)
The same merchant sells both items and equipment in the Inn.
|Ethanol||100 Gold Coins|
|Feather||1,000 Gold Coins|
|Iron||180 Gold Coins|
|Mushroom||300 Gold Coins|
|Oil||80 Gold Coins|
|Root||80 Gold Coins|
If the player rescued an Oglin from the well in Ivor Tower South, it can be found in the Dark Forest, and rewards the player with the Thug's Cloak; if the player already has the cloak, they receive the Wizard's Coin.