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Groucho 2
Sprites Groucho 3
Appears in Mother
Hit points 35
Psychic points 0
Offense 12
Defense 40
Fight 20
Speed 20
Wisdom 20
Strength 20
Force 20
Experience reward 3
(50 if Groucho walks away before it is defeated)
Wealth 12
Location Magicant
Magicant Underground
"If he was a mask, someone might mistake your identity!"
— Description

Groucho (English prototype name), also known as Bonus Swoosh, is a unique enemy only found in Magicant. It possesses a unique "attack" that goes as follows: "Groucho said "Hello", then just walked away. Don't know why, but (Party member)'s EXP increased." They give 50 EXP, which is more than is received by defeating the Groucho, with this move. However, the experience is only given to one member of the party rather than split among all the members.


Groucho's unique "attack"


  • The name of this enemy, as well as its appearance, is obviously based on the comedian Groucho Marx.
  • When Groucho uses its say-hello-and-leave technique, it is possible for the experience points earned to be given to a Flying Man, should one be in the party. This is the only way for a Flying Man to visibly earn experience, though it just ends up futile (as Flying Men are pre-programmed to the maximum of Level 99).
  • The say-hello-and-leave technique is a reference to animal crackers, a Marx brothers movie. In the movie Groucho sings a song called in which hes states, "Hello, I must be going."

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