The Maze of the Root, simply known as the Maze of the Root, is a medium-sized area that can be found in the Nightmare. It can only be accessed by players after entering The Plant Room's door. The requirements to unlock the door in The Plant Room is to cultivate all eight available plants from the Gardening feature in the Frontier.
Once the players had cultivated all eight available plants from the gardening feature and entered the door in The Plant Room, they will first stumble upon a small room known as The Old Cave. This particular zone houses up to 4 Tall Anthony residing in the areas. Ghost Bats and Bats can be found in the room and in addition, a small obstacle will lead to the entrance of the Maze of the Root.
Once the players open the door to the Maze of the Root, they will navigate through the Lower Maze and head to the Upper Maze by entering the correct door. A guide in the form of a video is provided below to assist you, the readers, to traverse through the mazes.
Once the players successfully navigated through the maze and entered the correct door to the Reward Room, they will notice a pedestal beside two candlesticks. The Nature's Wrath Spellbook can be seen displayed on the pedestal. Players can collect it to acquire the Nature's Wrath Spellbook as a usable magic weapon throughout their journeys. Players may also collect a hidden pile of Rat Tokens on a maze-plant in the Reward Room. Exiting the door to the left of the Reward Room will direct the players back to the entrance of the Maze of the Root. Exiting the door to the right of the Reward Room will direct the players to a small, narrow room with a Clown Buggy ready to kill the players. Players may find a small pile of Rat Tokens in the room, making it difficult for some players to survive the mob as it runs over the players.
Overall, players can find several Rat Tokens scattered throughout the mazes and small rooms of the Maze of the Root, often being found around plants, in corners, and in small rooms. The Maze of the Root also serves as a place to farm gold. Players can encounter several creatures and collectibles found in the zones to farm gold from that include but are not limited to:
- Collectibles: Copper Labyrinth, Liquid Maze, Nature's Wrath Spellbook, Rat Token
- Creatures: Clown Buggy, Goons, Macabre Candelabras, "Monstrous Visage Birds"
- The Maze of the Root is one of the few places where Pitfall Orbs are commonly found in.
- The Maze of the Root is one of the few places where certain mobs spawn in. (a limited amount of mobs)