Zahan is a required location in order to retrieve the Golden key which is a critical item from completing the game. The village is mostly made up of women, because most of the men of the village were gone while fishing in the ocean, including Luke. After Malroth's defeat, the men and Luke come back home.
|?? (Dragon Quest II,NES)|
|30g/person (Dragon Quest II,GBC)|
|Dragon Quest II (NES)|
|Medical Herb||15 G||Heals a small amount of HP|
|Antidote Herb||8 G||Cures poison|
|Fairy Water||40 G||Repels monsters|
|Dragon's Bane||640 G||Protects against non-damaging spells|
|Dragon Quest II (GBC)|
|Herb||10 G||Heals a small amount of HP|
|Repellent||40 G||Repels monsters|
|Warp Wing||25 G||Returns you to your last save location|
|Amulet||640 G||Protects against non-damaging spells|
The Golden Key was owned by a fisherman in Zahan who died on a fishing voyage. However, his dog knows the location of the key and shows the heroes where it is located after they speak to him. Searching in the specific tile yields the key.
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5 Sigils • Celestial skein • Echoing Flute • Eye of Rubiss • False idol • Golden key • Jailor's key • Moonshard • Ra's mirror • Ship • Silver key • Subtle shuttle • Sunken treasure • Teleportal • Floodgate key • Windbreaker • Yggdrasil leaf