FANDOM


Wilson Portrait
That doesn't look very comfortable.

Wilson

Willow Portrait
Looks sticky.

Willow

Wolfgang Portrait
Scary chair!

Wolfgang

Wendy Portrait
Not quite what I expected.

Wendy

WX-78 Portrait
MADE FOR SITTING.

WX-78

Wickerbottom Portrait
What an intimidating chair.

Wickerbottom

Woodie Portrait
I've seen nicer chairs.

Woodie

Waxwell Portrait
It's less painful than it looks. Barely.

Maxwell

Wagstaff Portrait
I've found it! The portal that can link worlds! The throne of ultimate power!!

Wagstaff

Wigfrid Portrait
I prefer tö röam free, my unicörn and I.

Wigfrid

Webber Portrait
That throne makes our skin crawl.

Webber

Walani Portrait
Woah. That's rough.

Walani

Warly Portrait
Heavy is the bum that sits on the throne...

Warly

Woodlegs Portrait
Not a seat me wants ta take.

Woodlegs

Wilba Portrait
IT GIVETH WILBA HEEBIE-JEEBIES

Wilba

Wormwood Portrait
Smells bad

Wormwood

Wheeler Portrait
That would be a great adventure.

Wheeler

The Nightmare Throne is an indestructible Structure only found in the epilogue of Adventure Mode. It is a black throne with many spikes, which traps whoever is sitting on it. Attacking it will break the player's weapon and hit them with a weak Lightning bolt.

Originally Maxwell is found sitting on the throne. If the player chooses to unlock the Nightmare Lock with a Divining Rod, Maxwell will be released, momentarily stretch, then wither into a skeleton and fade away into dust. Then, two big shadowy hands will come up from the ground and pull the player's character underground. The chair will reappear with the character trapped on it, and the Gramaphone next to it will start playing music as the screen fades to black and the story ends.

Maxwell's speechEdit

When players approach Maxwell in the throne, he will say a line. Players have to click on him to read all the lines. Once he says all the lines listed below, excluding the Gramaphone ones, all he will say is "...".

Nightmare Throne ingame

Maxwell sitting on the Nightmare Throne

  1. "Is this what you were expecting?" / "Is this how it ends?"
  2. "Forgive me if I don't get up."
  3. "You've been an interesting plaything, but I've grown tired of this game."
  4. "Or maybe They've grown tired of me."
  5. "Heh. Took them long enough."
  6. "They'll show you terrible, beautiful things."
  7. "It's best not to fight it."
  8. "There wasn't much here when I showed up."
  9. "Just dust. And the Void. And Them."
  10. "I've learned so much since then. I've built so much."
  11. "But even a King is bound to the board."
  12. "You can't change the rules of the game."
  13. "I don't know what they want. They... they just watch."
  14. "Unless you get too close... Then..."
  15. "Well, there's a reason I stay so dapper."
  16. "What year is it out there? Time moves differently here."
  17. "Go on, stay a while. Keep us company."
  18. "Or put the key in the box. It's your decision."
  19. "Either way, you're just delaying the inevitable."
  20. "Reality is like that, sometimes."
  21. "I think I've said enough."
  22. If the Gramaphone is turned off, then Maxwell will say: "Thank you, I've been listening to that song for an eternity."
  23. If the Gramaphone is then turned back on, Maxwell then states: "I suppose I deserve that."
  24. If the player activates the hidden Teleportato, Maxwell will say: "Don't you think I've tried that?", followed by "This is the end of the line. We have no escape."
  25. If the player attacks Maxwell, he will say: "The throne won't allow that. I've tried."

Placeholder TriviaEdit

Wierdwolfgang

Wolfgang alongside another Wolfgang, sitting on the Throne.

  • There was an older design for the Nightmare Throne that appeared in the game. However, it was removed and replaced with the current one. The Shadow Key originally was going to unlock Maxwell, but the Divining Rod replaced it.
  • There is a fully operational Wooden Thing located somewhere in the map. Players can try to use it, but it will simply drop them back at Maxwell's throne. Maxwell will comment that he tried the same.
  • It's possible to see two of the same character by playing Adventure Mode twice as that character. One of them will be stuck on the throne, while the second has the option to swap places.
  • Maxwell's 7th line used to be: "It will change you, like it did me."
  • According to a Rhymes with Play livestream, "between zero and zero" people sat on the Shadow Throne before Maxwell (meaning that he was the first to sit on the Throne), but that many people came after him.
  • When Maxwell is on the Nightmare Throne, it may seem like he cannot be killed thanks to the lightning removing your weapon. However, Maxwell actually has 10,000,000 health and it's possible to kill him, but it serves no purpose.

Mosquito BugsEdit

  • When trying to attack Maxwell while on the throne as Woodie using Lucy the Axe, the axe will be destroyed. If Woodie pities Maxwell and takes his place, upon being strapped to the throne, the throne will be turned around. This same glitch can happen to Willow if the player used the Console to complete Adventure Mode.
  • If Bigfoot is summoned to smash Maxwell while he's on the Nightmare Throne, the game will crash.

Blueprint Gallery Edit

Naturally spawning world objects
Plants Berry BushCarrotCave Banana TreeCave LichenEvergreenFlower (Evil FlowerFern) • GrassLight FlowerLureplantMandrakeMushroomsMushtreePlantReedsSaplingSpiky BushTotally Normal Tree
(Birchnut TreeCactusTumbleweed Reign of Giants icon) (Ash TreeBamboo PatchCoffee PlantElephant CactusJungle TreeMangrove TreePalm TreeRegular Jungle TreeSeaweed PlantSweet PotatoViney Bush Shipwrecked icon) (AloeAsparagusBrambleBramble BloomClaw Palm TreeCocooned TreeExotic FlowerHedgeIntricate TopiaryLawn DecorationLotus PlantNettle VineRainforest TreeTall GrassTea TreeTuber Tree Hamlet icon) (Bull KelpJuicy Berry BushLune TreeSporecapStone Fruit BushSucculentTwiggy Tree Don't Starve Together icon)
Mobs and Mob Housing BeehiveHound MoundMermhousePondPig HousePig KingPig TorchRabbit HoleRabbit HutchSlurtle MoundSpider DenSpilagmiteSplumonkey PodTallbird NestWalrus CampWorm Hole
(BurrowHollow Stump Reign of Giants icon) (Ballphin PalaceCrabbit DenDragoon DenDragoon EggFishermerm's HutMerm HutPrime Ape HutSharkitten DenShoalTidal PoolWildbore HouseWobster DenYaarctopus Shipwrecked icon) (Dung PileGnat MoundLily PadMandrake HillMant HillOminous CarvingThundernestTown HouseWatch Tower Hamlet icon) (AntlionBat CaveGigantic BeehiveMagmaShattered Spider Hole Don't Starve Together icon)
Resources Ancient StatueBonesBoulderFlotsamGraveHarp StatueMarble PillarMarble TreeMaxwell StatueMerm HeadPig HeadRelicSinkholeSkeletonStalagmite
(Mini Glacier Reign of Giants icon) (Brainy SproutCharcoal BoulderCoral ReefCrateDebrisLava PoolLimpet RockMagma PileMussel BedObsidian BoulderPoisonous HoleSandy PileTar SlickWatery GraveWildbore HeadWreck Shipwrecked icon) (Artichoke BoulderA Smashing PotBasalt EruptionCrashed BalloonHot Air BalloonRuined SculpturesStalacmite ThroneStone SlabWeathered ObjectsWicker Basket Hamlet icon) (Cave HoleDriftwoodLakeMarble SculpturesMeteor BoulderMoon GlassPetrified TreeSea Bones Don't Starve Together icon)
Inanimate Ancient Pseudoscience StationBasaltCompromising StatueGramaphoneHeadstoneMarble PillarMaxwell's DoorMaxwell's LightNightmare LightNightmare LockNightmare ThroneObeliskOrnate ChestPillarsSunken BoatSuspicious Dirt PileTouch StoneThulecite Wall
(Glommer's Statue Reign of Giants icon) (Electric IsoscelesGunpowder BarrelKrissureLimestone WallObsidian WorkbenchSteamer TrunkSeaworthySlot MachineSuspicious BubblesVolcanoVolcano Altar of SnackrificeWoodlegs' CageX Marks the Spot Shipwrecked icon) (Ancient WallCave CleftCrumbling BrazierFountain of YouthRoyal Gallery ExhibitRuinous EntranceSecret Bandit CampSpooky HoleStriking CarvingStriking StatueSuspicious CrackUnimportant PillarUnimportant Rock PillarWall BrazierWishing Well Hamlet icon) (Ancient ChestAncient GatewayAncient MuralAncient ObeliskAnenemyCelestial FissureFlorid PosternHot SpringInviting FormationLoot StashMoon StoneRock DenSalt FormationSea StackStagehandSuspicious MarbleSuspicious Moonrock Don't Starve Together icon)
Items Box ThingCrank ThingEye BoneMetal Potato ThingRing ThingWooden Thing
(FishboneGrassy ThingRawlingRing ThingScrew ThingWooden Platform ThingWooden Potato Thing Shipwrecked icon) (Iron ThingLever ThingRegal ScepterRelic ThingRock ThingStone EggStone Thing Hamlet icon) (Celestial Altar PiecesStar-Sky Don't Starve Together icon)
The Gorge Don't Starve Together icon Mealing StoneSalt PondSpotty ShrubSugarwood TreeThe Altar of Gnaw
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.