The Mouldering Mansion
|The Mouldering Mansion|
|Location||The Worm Wood|
|Unlocks||With the Absinthe-Minded effect active|
|ML||scales, but caps at 125|
|Turtle||Even Tamer Than Usual|
|It's a Fixer-Upper|
|Midst the Pallor of the Parlor|
|A Few Chintz Curtains, Some Throw Pillows...|
- The name of this location references the poem "The Fall of the House of Usher," by Edgar Allan Poe. He was reputed to use various hallucinogenic drugs throughout his life, as were the other authors referenced by locations in The Worm Wood.
- All of the monsters in this area were characters in Edgar Allan Poe's poems or stories.
- The Ourang-Outang that gives a library card is a character from Terry Pratchett's Discworld novels, which features an orangutan (or rather, a wizard who was turned into an orangutan) as The Librarian of Unseen University.
- The Ourang-Outang was also a large part of Poe's work "The Murders in the Rue Morgue."