Words Worth

Words Worth
TitleWords Worth
Aliasesワーズ・ワース
LengthMedium (10 - 30 hours)
DeveloperElf
Publishers DMM & Elf
 Fun Translations
Relations
Shares characters
Elf All Stars Datsui Jan
Elf All Stars Datsui Jan 3
Elf in Wonderland 2
[unofficial] Hikari to Kage no Michishirube I
[unofficial] Hikari to Kage no Michishirube II
[unofficial] Hikari to Kage no Michishirube III
LinksWikipedia (en), Wikipedia (ja), Wikidata, MobyGames, MobyGames, VNStat
Related anime[DB-ANN] Words Worth (1999)
[DB-ANN] Words Worth Gaiden (2002)

Description

God created Light and Shadow and separated them with the power of the divine Words Worth Tablet. One day, the Words Worth Tablet shall be read and all will be understood, and Light and Shadow will join and become complete. But someone has shattered the Tablet. The Tribe of Light and the Tribe of Shadow each blame the other and war ensues for 100 years. The story revolves around the bumbling but very skilled Prince Astral of the Tribe of Shadow who may be the one to bring the Tribes together and restore peace.

[From ANN]

Protagonists

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Astralアストラル 
Hair, Brown, Short
Clothes, Plate Armor
Items, Axe, Bow, Greatsword, Longsword, Shield
Personality, Honorable, Pervert
Role, Betrothed, Prince, Warrior
Engages in, Swordsmanship

Description

Prince of the Shadow realm, and heir to King Wortoshika.
A generic good-natured-but-oblivious video game protagonist who gains more experience over the course of the game.<hidden by spoiler settings> In the second half of the story, he is given the alias Pollux.

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Polluxポルックス 
Hair, Beard, Brown, Long
Clothes, Plate Armor
Items, Axe, Bow, Greatsword, Longsword, Shield
Personality, Honorable
Role, Warrior
Engages in, Swordsmanship
Subject of, Amnesia

Description

<hidden by spoiler settings>At the end of the first half, Maria blasts Astral 20 years forward into the future, where he grows a beard and loses all memory of who he was. Eventually he adopts the identity Pollux (named after a legendary swordsman whom he resembles) and fights for the Tribe of Light.

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Main characters

Algol
Algolアルゴ 
Clothes, Hat
Items, Bag
Personality, Money Lover, Timid
Engages in, Swordsmanship

Description

A cowardly swordsman who is very greedy and attracted to gold. Has a habit of calling people by absurd names. Appears only in the second half of the game.

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Bellabella
Bellabellaベルベル 
AliasesBelladona
Hair, Black, Curly, Long
Eyes, Red
Clothes, Cape, Dress, Necklace
Role, Sorcerer / Sorceress
Subject of, Nymphomania

Description

Nymphomaniac sorceress who uses magic mushrooms for both magical and sexual purposes, and because of this appears to age very slowly (having exactly the same appearance in the second half of the story 20 years later).

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Carrot
Carrotキャロット 
Hair, Curly, Violet, Waist Length+
Eyes, Blue
Body, Wings
Clothes, Dress, Gloves
Role, Fairy

Description

A small fairy. Controls monsters much larger than her. Appears only in the second half of the game.

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Club
Clubクラブ 
AliasesKaleb
Hair, Blond, Grey, Multicolored, No Bangs, Short
Eyes, Hosome
Body, Adult, Pale, Pointed Ears
Clothes, Cape
Engages in, Murder

Description

A master trap-maker. He is one of the initial party to get captured by the Shadow Tribe.

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Dark
Darkダルク 
Hair, Braid, Green, Ponytail, Waist Length+
Eyes, Red
Clothes, Cape, Gloves
Items, Longsword
Role, Mother
Engages in, Swordsmanship

Description

A fearless and brave swordswoman. In the second half, she is the mother of Vega.

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Delta
Deltaデルタ 
Hair, Cyan, Waist Length+
Eyes, Red
Body, Pointed Ears, Tattoo, Wings
Clothes, Necklace
Role, Demon, Succubus
Voiced byNakazawa Midori

Description

A woman with gray, painted skin and bat wings, possibly a succubus. Often gets stuck in erotic situations. Appears only in the second half of the game.

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Eoria
Eoriaエオリア 
Hair, Black
Eyes, Green

Description

Daughter of Silvanna, who she strongly resembles in both appearance and personality. Appears only in the second half of the game.

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Epo
Epoエポ 
Hair, Blue, Short
Eyes, Green
Body, Androgynous, Olive
Clothes, Cape, Gloves, Headband, Skirt
Role, Shopkeeper
Engages in, Swordsmanship

Description

A blue-haired swordwoman. In the second half, she becomes a shopkeeper in town.

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Fabrisファブリス 
Role, King

Description

An older and more experienced knight. <hidden by spoiler settings>He is revealed at the end of the first half to be the (adoptive) father of Maria and king of the Tribe of Light.

Hyde
Hydeハイド 
Hair, Red
Eyes, Blue
Body, Pointed Ears
Personality, Timid
Role, Elf
Engages in, Swordsmanship

Description

A young elf of the Shadow tribe, he is Astral's best friend. Despite being a licensed swordsman, he is very timid, and thus is ashamed of himself.

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Kaiser
Kaiserカイザー 
Hair, Blond, Long, Ponytail
Eyes, Blue
Clothes, Cloak, Ribbon Hair Tie
Role, Rival
Engages in, Swordsmanship

Description

His name is the German word for 'emperor'. One of the two most formidable Shadow swordsmen, his pride and desire to win Sharon's heart often place him at odds with Astral.

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Katra
Katraカトラ 
AliasesCatora
Eyes, Amber, Unnatural Sclera
Clothes, Cloak, Helmet, Plate Armor
Items, Longsword
Role, Skeleton, Warrior

Description

A living, willful Skeleton Warrior and officer in the Shadow tribe army, he serves as a soldier and at times a messenger.

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Maria
Mariaマリア 
Hair, Black, Shoulder-length
Eyes, Green
Clothes, Cape, Dress
Role, Daughter, Sorcerer / Sorceress
Voiced bySango Minako

Description

A sorceress, daughter of King Fabris. In the second half, she is the mother of Miyu.

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Menza
Menzaメンザ 
Hair, Short, Violet
Eyes, Blue
Clothes, Cape, Robe
Items, Book
Role, Villain

Description

Chief advisor to Fabris. <hidden by spoiler settings>Along with his Shadow counterpart, Tessio, he is part of an evil entity which actually has caused the war between the two tribes.

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Myuu
Myuuミュー 
AliasesMiyu, Mew, Mu
Hair, Red, Shoulder-length
Eyes, Green
Clothes, Corset, Dress, Ribbon Hair Tie
Voiced byTakano Naoko

Description

A novice sorceress, and daughter of Maria. Has the same physical features (aside from hair color) and mannerisms as her mother. Engaged to William. Appears only in the second half of the game.

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Nina
Ninaニーナ 
Hair, Orange, Waist Length+
Eyes, Amber
Body, Fur, Kemonomimi, Tail
Clothes, Apron, Bell, Collar
Personality, Friendly, Kind
Role, Mother
Engages in, Cooking
Voiced byNogami Nana

Description

A cat-girl who issues swordsman's licenses in the Shadow realm. She has a secret crush on Astral.

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Norman
Normanノーマン 
Hair, Short, Violet
Eyes, Blue
Clothes, Belt, Cape, Plate Armor
Items, Longsword
Engages in, Swordsmanship

Description

A somewhat pretentious swordsman. Uses a move that parodies the kamehameha from Dragon Ball. Boyfriend of Epo.

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Persia
Persiaペルシャ 
Hair, Blunt Bangs, Long, Red, Twin Tails
Eyes, Pink
Clothes, Belt, Collar, Dress
Role, Servant

Description

Servant and student of Sabrina who does not appear to enjoy sword-fighting.

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Rigel
Rigelリゲル 
Hair, Brown, Spiky
Body, Dark
Clothes, Cape, Headband, Necklace

Description

A dark-skinned lecherous swordsman. He believes that "women from the Tribe of Shadow are more attractive," making him somewhat of a counterpart to Stallion. Appears only in the second half of the game.

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Rita
Ritaリタ 
Hair, Grey, Ponytail
Eyes, Red
Body, Dark
Clothes, Earrings, Gloves, Plate Armor, Ribbon Hair Tie
Items, Sword
Personality, Timid
Engages in, Swordsmanship

Description

A dark-skinned swordswoman, she is timid and reluctant to fight. Daughter of Sabrina. Appears only in the second half of the game.

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Sabrina
Sabrinaサブリナ 
Hair, Blond, Long
Body, Dark
Clothes, Cape, Earrings, Gloves, Plate Armor
Items, Spear

Description

A dark-skinned, taciturn female knight. She is strong-willed and would do nearly anything to destroy her enemies.

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Sharon
Sharonシャロン AB
MeasurementsHeight: 178cm, Bust-Waist-Hips: 92-62-90cm
Birthday14 July
Hair, Blond, Straight, Waist Length+
Eyes, Blue
Body, Average Height, Pale, Young-adult
Clothes, Cape, Hairpin, Plate Armor
Items, Longsword
Personality, Serious
Role, Betrothed, Childhood Friend
Engages in, Swordsmanship
Voiced byKoorogi Satomi

Description

One of the two most formidable officers (along with Kaiser) of the Shadow Realm army and a lifelong friend of Astral's. Very beautiful, but stern and commanding. Engaged to Astral, but is only attracted to men who are stronger than her in combat.

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Silvanna
Silvannaシルヴァーナ 
Hair, Black
Eyes, Green
Clothes, Dress
Personality, Tomboy
Engages in, Swordsmanship
Voiced byYamada Miho

Description

A tomboyish fencer, possibly a cousin of Maria.

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Stallion
Stallionスタリオン 
Hair, Mohawk, Red, Shoulder-length
Body, Anthropomorphic Animal, Muscular, Ugly
Clothes, Belt, Cloak, Gloves, Plate Armor, Trousers
Items, Axe, Longsword
Personality, Pervert
Role, Horse, Monster
Engages in, Rape

Description

A lecherous half-horse, half-human officer of the Shadow tribe army. He believes that "women from the Tribe of Light are more attractive." He often takes female prisoners to a torture chamber and rapes them.

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Tessio
Tessioテッシオ 
Hair, Brown, Short
Body, Freckles, Overweight, Ugly
Clothes, Cape, Monocle, Ring
Items, Sceptre
Role, Villain

Description

Chief advisor to Wortoshika.<hidden by spoiler settings> Along with his Light counterpart, Menza, he is part of an evil entity which actually has caused the war between the two tribes.

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Vega
Vegaベガ 
Hair, Waist Length+
Eyes, Red
Clothes, Bracer, Skirt, Vest
Items, Bag, Bow
Engages in, Archery

Description

Daughter of Dark. Appears only in the second half of the game.

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William
Williamウィリアム 
Hair, Brown, Short
Eyes, Blue
Clothes, Belt, Cape
Items, Longsword
Personality, Arrogant, Coward, Immature, Spoiled
Role, Prince
Engages in, Swordsmanship

Description

Son of Fabris, and fiance of Miyu. Appears as a very young child in the first-half; 20 years later, he has "matured" into a cowardly swordsman who seizes credit for Pollux's achievements.

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Wortoshika
Wortoshikaウォトシーカ 
Hair, Beard, Goatee, Pink, Short
Eyes, Pink
Body, Muscular, Unnatural Skin Tone
Clothes, Armband, Necklace
Personality, Honorable
Role, Father, King

Description

A large, muscular blue-skinned man, he is King of the Shadow tribe. Fiercely overprotective of his son. While ruthless and practical, he has also an honorable side.

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Side characters

Ariadne
Ariadneアリアドネ 
Hair, Curtained, Orange, Shoulder-length, Spiky Bangs, Twin Braids
Eyes, Amber, Tareme
Body, AA Cup, Kid, Pale, Slim
Clothes, Dress, Ribbon Hair Tie
Role, Daughter

Description

<hidden by spoiler settings>Nina's and Astral's daughter. Only appears in the second half..

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Weiss
Weissワイス 
Hair, Grey, Long, Twin Braids
Eyes, Black
Body, Old
Items, Sceptre

Description

A friendly old person who dispenses advice to Astral. Weiss is male in the DOS version, female in the Win95 version.

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Makes an appearance