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Biomes represent the different available regions that can be available during destination selection. Most biomes have unique terrain types, points of interest, and enemies. Before each expedition, the player is given the choice between 2-5 primary biomes:

Biome Available Expeditions Predominant terrain Useful items Notes
Jungle 1 - 6* jungle, river, swamps machetes, rope (for swamps) Only available for Expedition 6 if discovered as special world.
Drylands 1 - 6* grass, jungle machetes Only available for Expedition 6 if discovered as special world.
Desert 2 - 5* desert & mountains water Stark can always choose a Desert, even for Expedition 6.
Arctic 2 - 5 snow, ice, sea, plateaus snowshoes, climbing gear
Prehistoric 6* jungle, sulfur swamps, volcanoes machetes, rope (for swamps), dynamite (to blow up volcanoes) Only available for Expedition 6 unless discovered as special world.
Corrupted Special* weapons or items for avoiding combat (e.g. flutes) Event biome from fungal-cursed Shrine or appearance of a Corrupted World

Portals transport you to a self-contained Prehistoric biome.

Giant Spider Dens can (very rarely) transport you to the elusive Corrupted World.


World map with all 5 primary biomes available for selection