If you're not careful, bad things happen; but you learn. Twice. Umm . . . But you know- hasn't slowed me down.
Zorth when asked how he lost both of his arms[2]

Zorth is a goblin beast breeder and merchant in Asarius. As an NPC, Zorth is played by Matthew Mercer.

Description Edit

Appearance Edit

Zorth is an older goblin with a tuft of white hair that sits on the back of the head while the front is bald. He is missing both arms and wears a dirty but nice vest, no shirt, and slacks with no socks.[3]

Personality Edit

Zorth is social and engaging. Zorth speaks with a lisp and has a somewhat effeminate personality. Though missing both of his arms, Zorth is highly dexterous with his feet,[4] proven by being able to scratch the side of his head with his foot while standing.

Biography Edit

Background Edit

While learning to work with dangerous beasts, Zorth lost both of his arms[2] and learned to use his feet as hands.[5]

"Feral Business" (2x52) Edit

Zorth offered the Mighty Nein a discount on purchasing moorbounders if they get rid of a dangerous creature in his breeding caves that has been killing his animals. Nott convinced Zorth that a statue of a tiny penis made by Jester Lavorre using her magical paint was actually the petrified penis of a small human. Zorth agreed to sell three moorbounders for six hundred gold and the statue after the creature in the cave was dead.[6]

After the Mighty Nein told Zorth the creatures in the cave had come through a portal from the Abyss, he suggested they inform Lady Oleos.[7]

"Cornered" (2x53)Edit

Zorth trained Caduceus Clay, Caleb Widogast, and Jester Lavorre to bond with and ride the moorbounders they purchased.[8]

"The Favor" (2x56)Edit

Zorth sold Fjord moorbounder harnesses for Beauregard and Caleb Widogast for 10 gold pieces.[9]

Relationships Edit

Character Information Edit

Abilities Edit

Notable Items Edit

  • "Tiny dick" (given to him by Nott as part of the sale of three moorbounders)[10]
    • Zorth believes it is the petrified penis of a tiny human, but it is actually a statue of a penis made with Jester's magical paint.

Quotations Edit

  • Zorth (welcoming the Mighty Nein to his shop): "How are ye? You've come to do business then, aye?!?"
  • Nott: (negotiating the price for the moorbounders) "Six hundred and a tiny dick."
    Zorth: "Sold!"[11]

Trivia Edit

References Edit

  1. See "Feral Business" (2x52) at 1:14:53.
  2. See "Feral Business" (2x52) at 3:31:57.
  3. See "Feral Business" (2x52) at 1:13:11.
  4. See "Feral Business" (2x52) at 1:22:57.  Zorth stands on one foot and snaps with his other foot.
  5. See "Feral Business" (2x52) from 1:27:20 through 1:27:38.  Nott and Zorth "shake on it" using feet instead of hands when they agree to purchase moorbounders.
  6. See "Feral Business" (2x52) from 1:21:10 through 1:28:04.
  7. See "Feral Business" (2x52) from 3:27:11 through 3:33:30.
  8. See "Cornered" (2x53) from 0:51:10 through 1:00:42.
  9. See "The Favor" (2x56) from 1:53:37 through 1:57:26.
  10. See "Feral Business" (2x52) at 1:27:40.
  11. See "Feral Business" (2x52) at 1:27:15.


  1. Fan art of Zorth, by Robson Michel (source).  Used with permission.
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