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Points of Interest (POIs) describe items and objects throughout Hallownest that can be collected or interacted with for different effects. The following list gives a short description of each type of POI and a map of where they can be found.

Name and Description Map
Wayward Compass.png

Equippable items that enhance the Knight's strength or provide extra abilities.

Green Dots represent NPCs that reward the player with a charm, by purchase or quest.

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Treasure chests that contain different amounts of Geo or sometimes even a Charm when struck with the Nail.

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Geo Deposits

Breakable objects that drop small amounts of Geo.

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NPCs trapped in glass jars. After being freed, will return to the Grubfather, who will give rewards like Geo and various items.

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Hot Springs

Pools of water that slowly restore SOUL when stood in.

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Lifeblood Cocoons

Sacs of blue liquid that spawn Lifeseeds when struck.

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Lore Tablets

Readable tablets that contain Lore information.

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Vessel Fragment.png
Vessel Fragments

Items that upgrade the Knight's max SOUL.

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Mask Shards

Items that upgrade the Knight's max Health.

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Pale Ore

An item used to upgrade the Knight's Nail when given to the Nailsmith.

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Rancid Eggs

Items found in living and dead Bluggsacs. Can be given to Confessor Jiji to summon the Knight's Shade (if one exists) or traded to Steel Soul Jinn for Geo in Steel Soul Mode.

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Items left behind by the former residents of Hallownest... or those much older than that. Can be sold to Relic Seeker Lemm for Geo.

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Shade Gates

Gates made of Void found in various places throughout Hallownest. They can only be moved through using the Shade Cloak.

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Soul Totems

Statues that restore varying amounts of SOUL when struck with the Nail.

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Whispering Roots

A plant that releases balls of Essence when struck with the Dream Nail. Collecting all the essence in the room causes the plant to grow and reveal details about that area when hit again with the Dream Nail.

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Warrior Graves

Graves, Shrines, and Corpses of bugs found in many locations. After the Dream Nail has been acquired, a Warrior Dream can be challenged at each grave for Essence.


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