Dark Woods

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Dark Woods

Dark Woods map.jpg
Map of Dark Woods

Tier
World 1 Zone 2
Type
Area
Dungeon
Super Adventure Box
Connects to
World 1 House, Sunny Glade, Kingdom of Fungus, Hub

Dark Woods.jpg
Dark Woods

Now we venture into the DARK WOODS where shadows loom.

— Loading screen description

Dark Woods, or World 1 Zone 2, is the second level of Super Adventure Box. It contains 6 Hidden Rooms, 4 Shops, 2 Furniture Shops, 2 locked chests, 15 dig spots, and 73 baubles to collect.

Objectives[edit]

  • Event boss (tango icon).png
    Super Adventure Box
  • Team Score: X
  • Finished!
  • Warping in: 0:45

Walkthrough[edit]

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For Tribulation Mode, see: Dark Woods/Tribulation Mode

This walkthrough details the path through the zone in addition to the locations of all baubles and hidden rooms. It applies to both Normal Mode and Infantile Mode, though digging spots will not produce baubles in Infantile Mode.

Start to Checkpoint 1 (First area; dark thicket)[edit]

Baubles:
SAB 1 Bauble Icon.png
x11
SAB 5 Bauble Icon.png
x1
Shops: 1
Furniture Shops: 0
Hidden Rooms: 1
Locked Chests: 0
Digging Spots: 2 (
SAB 5 Bauble Icon.png
x1
SAB 20 Bauble Icon.png
x1; these do not count towards the Bachelor of Baubles achievement)

Shop #1 items[edit]

Item Cost Description
SAB Digger Icon.png
Digger
100 Baubles Dig anywhere for a 10% chance to find buried treasures.
SAB Small Health Icon.png
Small Health Refill
5 Baubles Restores one heart.
SAB Whip Icon.png
Whip
150 Baubles Stuns foes.

Checkpoint 1 to Checkpoint 2 (Hollow logs; second shop)[edit]

Baubles:
SAB 1 Bauble Icon.png
x8
SAB 20 Bauble Icon.png
x2 (Technically more, but these may only be accessed from the next area, so this walkthrough will treat them as belonging to such.)
Shops: 1
Furniture Shops: 0
Hidden Rooms: 1
Locked Chests: 1
Digging Spots: 3 (
SAB 5 Bauble Icon.png
x1
SAB 10 Bauble Icon.png
x2; these do not count towards the Bachelor of Baubles achievement)

Shop #2 items[edit]

Item Cost Description
SAB Small Health Icon.png
Small Health Refill
5 Baubles Restores one heart.
SAB 1-Up Icon.png
1-Up
20 Baubles Grants one extra life.
SAB Mini Bomb Icon.png
Mini Bomb
200 Baubles Can be thrown or placed; requires ammo.
SAB Key Icon.png
Key
25 Baubles Used for opening chests.
SAB Whip Icon.png
Whip
150 Baubles Stuns foes.

Checkpoint 2 to Checkpoint 3 (Shortcut wurm; honeycomb)[edit]

Baubles:
SAB 1 Bauble Icon.png
x40 (Includes other sections whose baubles are only accessible via this section)
SAB 5 Bauble Icon.png
x5
SAB 20 Bauble Icon.png
x2
Shops: 1
Furniture Shops: 0
Hidden Rooms: 2
Locked Chests: 1
Digging Spots: 6 (
SAB 5 Bauble Icon.png
x1
SAB 20 Bauble Icon.png
x4
SAB 50 Bauble Icon.png
x1; includes other sections whose baubles are only accessible via this section; these do not count towards the Bachelor of Baubles achievement)

Shop #3 items[edit]

Item Cost Description
SAB Small Health Icon.png
Small Health Refill
5 Baubles Restores one heart.
SAB Key Icon.png
Key
25 Baubles Used for opening chests.
SAB Digger Icon.png
Digger
100 Baubles Dig anywhere for a 10% chance to find buried treasures.
SAB 1-Up Icon.png
1-Up
20 Baubles Grants one extra life.
SAB Whip Icon.png
Whip
150 Baubles Stuns foes.

Checkpoint 3 to Checkpoint 4 (Improper water)[edit]

Baubles:
SAB 20 Bauble Icon.png
x1
Shops: 1
Furniture Shops: 1
Hidden Rooms: 2
Locked Chests: 0
Digging Spots: 2 (
SAB 10 Bauble Icon.png
x1
SAB 20 Bauble Icon.png
x1; these do not count towards the Bachelor of Baubles achievement)

Shop #4 items[edit]

Item Cost Description
SAB Candle Icon.png
Candle
0 Baubles Creates light and heat.

Checkpoint 4 to Boss (Final area)[edit]

Baubles:
SAB 1 Bauble Icon.png
x3 (Technically one more, but this may only be accessed via Shortcut Wurm)
Shops: 0
Furniture Shops: 1
Hidden Rooms: 0
Locked Chests: 0
Digging Spots: 2 (
SAB 10 Bauble Icon.png
x1
SAB 20 Bauble Icon.png
x1; technically one more, but this may only be accessed via Shortcut Wurm; these do not count towards the Bachelor of Baubles achievement)

Achievements[edit]

For Tribulation Mode achievements, see: Dark Woods/Tribulation Mode#Achievements
Bachelor of Baubles, World 1 Super Adventure Box: World 1 5Achievement points
Collect all of the baubles in World 1, Zone 2 in one playthrough. Baubles from foes aren't counted.Bubbles and bubbles of baubles. Collect All Baubles in World 1 Zone 2 5Achievement points
Bachelor of Secrets, World 1 Super Adventure Box: World 1 5Achievement points
Find all of the hidden rooms in World 1 Zone 2.Bombs not included. 6 Hidden Rooms Found World 1 Zone 2 5Achievement points
Bachelor of Pioneering Super Adventure Box: World 1 5Achievement points
Find the shortcut located in World 1, Zone 2Left, left, left, left...wait a minute. Find the shortcut in World 1, Zone 2 5Achievement points

Digging spots[edit]

A total of 245 baubles can be dug up in Dark Woods per day.

# Image Last
Checkpoint
# of Baubles Notes
#1 Dark Woods dig spot 1.jpg Start
SAB 5 Bauble Icon.png

(5)
In the waterfall by Hidden Room 1.
#2 Dark Woods dig spot 2.jpg Start
SAB 20 Bauble Icon.png

(20)
Before the first checkpoint, in the left side of the dark woods, dig by the tree roots in the area with the rock and plants.
#3 Dark Woods dig spot 3.jpg 1
SAB 10 Bauble Icon.png

(10)
Upon reaching the hollow log lying on the ground with another leaning on it, there is a small hill against the right wall of the area. Dig at the top of the hill.
#4 Dark Woods dig spot 4.jpg 1
SAB 5 Bauble Icon.png

(5)
After the hollow log, dig in the open tree stump with the brown barrel in it.
#5 Dark Woods dig spot 5.jpg 1
SAB 10 Bauble Icon.png

(10)
Before the second checkpoint, dig in front of the store by the small pond.
#6 Dark Woods dig spot 6.jpg 2
SAB 20 Bauble Icon.png

(20)
Just after the second checkpoint, dig under the plants at the water's edge by the lily pads.
#7 Dark Woods dig spot 7.jpg 2
SAB 50 Bauble Icon.png

(50)
In the area with the Queen Bee Dog, climb the tree along the back wall and jump to the nearby grassy platform.
#8 Dark Woods dig spot 8.jpg 2
SAB 20 Bauble Icon.png

(20)
Upon exiting the room with the Queen Bee Dog, head straight along the wall, and dig in the area by a tree root, just after a small green ledge.
#9 Dark Woods dig spot 9.jpg 2
SAB 20 Bauble Icon.png

(20)
Head up high into the canopy after the second checkpoint climbing up the leaves and branches. Before the bouncy mushroom you can drop down to a ledge.
#10 Dark Woods dig spot 10.jpg 2
SAB 20 Bauble Icon.png

(20)
Head up high into the canopy again to where you dropped to the previous digging spot and use the bouncy mushroom to the left; backtrack past the second checkpoint. Continue through the canopy, backtracking past the first merchant shop. Jump into an opening in a large tree trunk, ascend, and exit the back of the trunk. Jump across to a grassy platform, and then jump over to a second grassy platform. Dig in the corner area.
#11 Dark Woods dig spot 11.jpg 3
SAB 20 Bauble Icon.png

(20)
At the third checkpoint, turn left and follow the ledge until you reach a square platform.
#12 Dark Woods dig spot 12.jpg 3
SAB 10 Bauble Icon.png

(10)
Right before the fourth and final checkpoint, dig behind the large tree.
#13 Dark Woods dig spot 13.jpg 4
SAB 20 Bauble Icon.png

(20)
At the last checkpoint, use the bounce from stepping on the checkpoint to reach the platform above it, then use the Bouncy Mushroom Pad to reach a higher platform with a first dig spot where you initially land. (The checkpoint bounce is the only way to reach this and the next chest.)
#14 Dark Woods dig spot 14.jpg 4
SAB 10 Bauble Icon.png

(10)
From the previous chest, move further towards the boss for a second chest. (The checkpoint bounce is the only way to reach this and the previous chest.)
#15 Dark Woods dig spot 15.jpg 4
SAB 5 Bauble Icon.png

(5)
If you have used the Shortcut Wurm, the area where the wurm leaves you.

Rewards[edit]

Infantile Mode[edit]

Normal Mode[edit]

Tribulation Mode[edit]

NPCs[edit]

Allies[edit]

Foes[edit]

Objects[edit]

Trivia[edit]

  • Originally this was the first zone to have the Bouncy Mushroom Pads, but in 2016 one was put in Zone 1 to be able to leave the Hidden Furniture Shops there.