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Property Value
Geographical Properties
City Rookgaard
Position 125.58, 126.13, 7
Personal Properties
Gender Female
Race Human
Occupational Properties
Job Fisherman
Other Properties
Version 8.2
July 2, 2008
Status Deprecated.
You see Zirella.
  • I wish someone could spare a minute and help me...
  • This is too hard for an old woman like me.
  • Hello, young adventurer, you look strong enough to help me!


Tutorial Island, south of Rookgaard


Zirella needs help with collecting wood and will teach new players how to push things. After helping her, players will earn themselves a shovel.
She used to be a famous pirate, but now she's just a fisherman.
Her son Tom abandoned her.


To change these transcripts, edit the transcripts page for Zirella.

Player: hi
Zirella: Oh, welcome back, dear player! Are you here for a little chat? Just use the dark blue keywords again to choose a topic.
Player: keywords
Zirella: Right, this was a keyword. But actually there are more interesting topics to talk about.
Player: Time
Zirella: An old woman like me has all the time in the world.
Player: Rookgaard
Zirella: We are currently south of the village of Rookgaard, just follow the path to the east. Once you are there, you will meet many other citizens.
Player: main
Zirella: The main continent is so much bigger than Rookgaard. You can travel there once you are level 8 and have chosen a vocation.
Player: vocation
Zirella: The Tibian vocations are knight, paladin, sorcerer and druid, each of them has its own specialities.
Player: knight
Zirella: Knights are strong melee fighters. They usually use weapons such as swords, clubs or axes.
Player: druid
Zirella: Druids are nature magic users, specialised in earth, ice and healing.
Player: paladin
Zirella: Paladins are distance fighters and holy magic users. They outrun their enemies and shoot them with arrows or bolts.
Player: sorcerer
Zirella: Sorcerers are elemental magic users, specialised in fire, energy and death magic.
Player: tibia
Zirella: Tibia is a huge world with many cities - most of them threatened by monsters. If you help us fighting them, you will earn experience and grow into a strong warrior.
Player: cities
Zirella: There are many cities on the main continent, much bigger than our little village here. You should visit all of them!
Player: monsters
Zirella: Here on Rookgaard, we are lucky that the monsters threatening our village are rather weak. I wouldn't want to have the dragons and demons of the main continent here!
Player: dragons
Zirella: You'll never forget your first dragon. That is true even after all those years. Fierce beasts they are!
Player: demons
Zirella: There are numerous different demons all over Tibia. They mostly hide deep in dungeons, but sometimes they dare entering the human realm.
Player: citizens
Zirella: Most of the citizens are merchants. We have also two guards and a healer, and a teacher in our academy.
Player: Zirella
Zirella: Everyone in Tibia has a job, and I'm a fisherman! Well - I used to be a famous pirate, to be honest, but all those adventures were too much for me.
Player: stories
Zirella: Hmm hmm, I could tell you some stories about Thais and the old days..
Player: merchants
Zirella: We have a weapon smith called Obi, Dixi is selling armors and Al Dee is offering general tools. Also, you can buy potions from Lily. I think those are the most important people to trade with.
Player: guards
Zirella: The bridge guards Dallheim and Zerbrus can tell you which monsters are suitable for your level and where to find them.
Player: healer
Zirella: Our healer is called Cipfried. He guards the temple.
Player: teacher
Zirella: The teacher of the academy is called Seymour. The academy is just north of the temple.
Player: thais
Zirella: Thais was the first city in Tibia, back then it was even called 'Tibia City'. There were dragons just outside the gates! ...
Zirella: In the past years, brave adventurers have pushed them back into the dungeons, though. Also, there was this great battle with Ferumbras! Those were the days.
Player: ferumbras
Zirella: He is a mighty and evil wizard. Back then, all Tibians stuck together and managed to defeat him. I heard he fled and found a refuge to recover. ...
Zirella: There is a citadel on one of the Tibian islands which he uses to regain his power. Now and then, brave Tibians invade and weaken him again.
Player: trade
Zirella: Oh sorry, I don't trade. But if you meet other citizens, it can't hurt to ask them for a trade! If they have offers or buy your stuff, they'll tell you.
Player: dungeons
Zirella: There is a huge cave system under Tibia. Even Rookgaard has many underground dungeons. The bridge guards know all about them.
Player: obi
Zirella: Obi is a skilled smith. If you need weapons, you can buy them at his shop.
Player: dixi
Zirella: She's Obi's granddaughter and deals with armors and shields, just upstairs from Obi's shop.
Player: al dee
Zirella: Al Dee sells tools such as torches, ropes and shovels. You will learn about them soon!
Player: lily
Zirella: Lily's shop is just behind the bridge that leads to the village. She sells potions which will refill your health or cure poison.
Player: dallheim or zerbrus
Zirella: He's a great warrior. He can also tell you much about monsters and dungeons on this island.
Player: cipfried
Zirella: Visiting Cipfried is a good idea if you are badly injured or poisoned. Just ask him for a heal.
Player: seymour
Zirella: Seymour is a teacher running the academy. He has many important information about Tibia.
Player: experience
Zirella: Earning experience and gaining levels will make you stronger. It's all about power in Tibia!
Player: warrior
Zirella: Well, everybody is a 'warrior' in general. You can choose between four vocations once you are level 8.
Player: oracle
Zirella: Oh, you're a bit young to hear about the oracle. Be patient, you'll learn everything in time.
Player: bye
Zirella: Good bye player, may Uman bless you!

Player: hints
Zirella: If you don't know the meaning of an icon on the right side, move the mouse cursor on it and wait a moment.
Player: hints
Zirella: Send private messages to other players by right-clicking on the player or the player's name and select 'Message to ....'. You can also open a 'private message channel' and type in the name of the player.
Player: hints
Zirella: Use the shortcuts 'SHIFT' to look, 'CTRL' for use and 'ALT' for attack when clicking on an object or player.
Player: hints
Zirella: If you already know where you want to go, click on the automap and your character will walk there automatically if the location is reachable and not too far away.
Player: hints
Zirella: To open or close skills, battle or VIP list, click on the corresponding button to the right.
Player: hints
Zirella: 'Capacity' restricts the amount of things you can carry with you. It raises with each level.
Player: hints
Zirella: Always have a look on your health bar. If you see that you do not regenerate health points anymore, eat something.
Player: hints
Zirella: Always eat as much food as possible. This way, you'll regenerate health points for a longer period of time.
Player: hints
Zirella: After you have killed a monster, you have 10 seconds in which the corpse is not moveable and no one else but you can loot it.
Player: hints
Zirella: Be careful when you approach three or more monsters because you only can block the attacks of two. In such a situation even a few rats can do severe damage or even kill you.
Player: hints
Zirella: There are many ways to gather food. Many creatures drop food but you can also pick blueberries or bake your own bread. If you have a fishing rod and worms in your inventory, you can also try to catch a fish.
Player: hints
Zirella: Baking bread is rather complex. First of all you need a scythe to harvest wheat. Then you use the wheat with a millstone to get flour. ...
Zirella: This can be be used on water to get dough, which can be used on an oven to bake bread. Use milk instead of water to get cake dough.
Player: hints
Zirella: Dying hurts! Better run away than risk your life. You are going to lose experience and skill points when you die.
Player: hints
Zirella: When you switch to 'Offensive Fighting', you deal out more damage but you also get hurt more easily.
Player: hints
Zirella: When you are on low health and need to run away from a monster, switch to 'Defensive Fighting' and the monster will hit you less severely.
Player: hints
Zirella: Many creatures try to run away from you. Select 'Chase Opponent' to follow them.
Player: hints
Zirella: The deeper you enter a dungeon, the more dangerous it will be. Approach every dungeon with utmost care or an unexpected creature might kill you. This will result in losing experience and skill points.
Player: hints
Zirella: Due to the perspective, some objects in Tibia are not located at the spot they seem to appear (ladders, windows, lamps). Try clicking on the floor tile the object would lie on.
Player: hints
Zirella: If you want to trade an item with another player, right-click on the item and select 'Trade with ...', then click on the player with whom you want to trade.
Player: hints
Zirella: Stairs, ladders and dungeon entrances are marked as yellow dots on the automap.
Player: hints
Zirella: You can get food by killing animals or monsters. You can also pick blueberries or bake your own bread. If you are too lazy or own too much money, you can also buy food.
Player: hints
Zirella: Quest containers can be recognised easily. They don't open up regularly but display a message 'You have found ....'. They can only be opened once.
Player: hints
Zirella: Better run away than risk to die. You'll lose experience and skill points each time you die.
Player: hints
Zirella: You can form a party by right-clicking on a player and selecting 'Invite to Party'. The party leader can also enable 'Shared Experience' by right-clicking on him- or herself.
Player: hints
Zirella: You can assign spells, the use of items, or random text to 'hotkeys'. You find them under 'Options'.
Player: hints
Zirella: You can also follow other players. Just right-click on the player and select 'Follow'.
Player: hints
Zirella: You can found a party with your friends by right-clicking on a player and selecting 'Invite to Party'. If you are invited to a party, right-click on yourself and select 'Join Party'.
Player: hints
Zirella: Only found parties with people you trust. You can attack people in your party without getting a skull. This is helpful for training your skills, but can be abused to kill people without having to fear negative consequences.
Player: hints
Zirella: The leader of a party has the option to distribute gathered experience among all players in the party. If you are the leader, right-click on yourself and select 'Enable Shared Experience'.
Player: hints
Zirella: There is nothing more I can tell you. If you are still in need of some hints, I can repeat them for you.

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