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Earth Rod

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PRONUNCIATION: urth rod
ORIGINAL JAPANESE NAME: つちのつえ
NES NAME: ROD
ORIGINS NAME: Earth Rod
DAWN OF SOULS NAME: Earth Rod
ANNIVERSARY EDITION NAME: Earth Rod

    The Earth Rod was a magical staff imbued with the power of earth and nature. The ascetic sage Sadda held the Earth Rod in his cave west of the Cavern of Earth, waiting for the Warriors of Light to arrive. He bestowed the staff upon the heroes, who after defeating the villanous Vampire, used the Earth Rod to open the magical barrier preventing them from exploring deeper into the Cavern where the Fiend of Earth, the Lich, dwelled.

GAME INFO
    The Earth Rod is received from the sage Sadda.

NAME ORIGIN
    Earth is the name given to soil and dirt, the dry surface matter of our planet. It is one of the four classical elements present in the old world mythologies. The word comes from the Old English word eorthe. A rod is a stick, wand or staff made of wood, metal or other material. The word comes from the Middle English word rodd.

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