Choucream Zoo

Choucream Zoo
動物園/ショークリームどうぶつえん (Choucream) Zoo

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Choucream Zoo as it appears in Mother.

Region
America
Connected areas
Canary Village
Podunk

Choucream Zoo[1] (also written as Chou Cream Zoo[2], short for Chou à la Crème, and simply referred to as City Zoo in the English prototype) is a location in Mother. Founded in 1985,[3] Choucream Zoo is located north of the town of Podunk, and is also where the third melody can be found. When first visited, The zoo's animals are roaming freely and display hostile qualities, due to the work of a Starman Jr. driving the animals insane. Ninten is sent there to bring it back to its original state.

Contents

In Mother

After Ninten saves Pippi from the cemetery. The mayor of Podunk will reward him with the Zoo Key and $100 after the rescue, before asking Ninten to investigate a matter of chaos at the zoo, hoping that he will bring it back to order again. At the entrance, a monkey will appear and steal the Key from Ninten, running off with it. The monkey uses the key to open the gate of the zoo, making it accessible. Upon reaching the Superintendent's Office (Japanese: かんり じむしょ Superintendence Office), Ninten discovers that a Starman Jr. is emitting a high pitched noise, driving the animals insane. After battling and defeating the Starman Junior, the Zoo reverts to its original state, as the animals return to normal.

Layout

The zoo consists of eleven boundary fences, a few flowerbeds and several symmetrically placed trees that act as blockades. Animals that can be found within the zoo includes rabbits, monkeys, pandas, penguins and flamingos. The zoo follows a snake-like pattern, which must be followed to get to the Superintendent's Office at the east end of the zoo. A singing monkey will appear within the most northeastern fence after Starman Jr. is defeated and will sing the third melody.

Once inside, The consists of three floors with two rooms each, and the room to the left on the second floor being the only one which doesn't contain a present (excluding the room containing Starman Jr.). The only enemies that are present there are rats, centipedes, flies and the boss of the area. When the capsule-like object on the topmost floor of the building has been checked, Ninten will meet the second boss of the game, Starman Jr..

Items

  • Antidote, found in the left room on the first floor of the office.
  • Bread, found in the right room on the second floor of the office.
  • Life Up Cream, found in the right room on the third floor of the office.
  • Rope, found in the left room on the first floor of the office.

Enemies

  Enemy name Notes
Alligator.gif Alligator None
BionicCenti.gif BionicCenti None
Centipede.gif Centipede Can only be found in the Superintendent's Office
Elephant.gif Elephant None
Fly.gif Fly None
Gorilla.gif Gorilla None
Hyena.gif Hyena None
Rat.gif Rat Can only be found in the Superintendent's Office
Tiger.gif Tiger None
StarmanJr.gif Starman Jr. Boss - all other enemies disappear after battle

References