Withering Desert

Withering Desert 灼熱砂漠
Scorching Desert
Withering Desert RTDX.png
Description: The sun bears down ruthlessly on the burning-hot sand. Desert-dwelling Pokémon thrive in this area.
Predominant type: Ground
Capacity: 7RB
Method to obtain: Buy for 8,500 Poké
Friend Area

Withering DesertRTDX or Furnace DesertRB (Japanese: 灼熱砂漠 Scorching Desert) is a rescue team camp in Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team and Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX. It can be bought for 8,500 Poké from the Wigglytuff Club after defeating Rayquaza. It is the only camp in the Desert area, and has a capacity of seven PokémonRB. Upon buying it, the player gains access to the Desert Region.


Withering Desert is a desert area, with a pool of quicksand in the center and sand "waterfalls" on each side. It is bordered by wind sculpted rocks.


Pokémon Location
  Sandshrew Magma Cavern (B1F-B6F)
Buried Relic (B35F-B59F)
Desert Region (1F-6F)
Joyous Tower (68F-73F)
  Sandslash Evolve Sandshrew
  Trapinch Silent Chasm (B6F-B9F)
Wish Cave (B21F-B28F)
Desert Region (1F-11F)
Joyous Tower (21F-24F)
  Vibrava Evolve Trapinch
Southern Cavern (B12F-B20F)
Wyvern Hill (10F-16F)
  Flygon Evolve Vibrava
  Cacnea Mt. Thunder (1F-4F)
Joyous Tower (33F-35F)
Oddity Cave (B1F-B4F)
  Cacturne Evolve Cacnea



  • All of the Pokémon that reside in Withering Desert are found on Route 111 in Hoenn or evolve from Pokémon found there.

In other languages

Language Title
  French Désert Fournaise
  German Treibsandwüste
  Italian Deserto Fornace
  Korean 이글이글 사막
  Spanish Desierto AbrasadorRTDX
Desierto HornoRB

Badlands: Eastern Ponds: Relics: Beach: Volcano: River: Northern Sea:
Thunder Crag
Ravaged Field
Magnetic Quarry
Tadpole Pond Aged Chamber A–N
Aged Chamber O–?
Ancient Relic
Shallow Beach
Ice Floe Beach
Scorched Plains
Volcanic Pit
Rub-a-Dub River Bountiful Sea
Serene Sea
Deepsea Current
Pond: Western Isles: Desert: Mountain Range: Jungle: Northern Lakes: Eastern Lakes:
Turtleshell Pond Final Island Withering Desert Mt. Green
Mt. Cleft
Mt. Moonview
Rainbow Peak
Mt. Discipline
Darkness Ridge
Jungle Mystic Lake Waterfall Lake
Sky: Northern Isles: Cave: Southwest Isles: Western Forest: Marsh: Ruins:
Stratos Lookout Legendary Island Echo Cave
Cryptic Cave
Dragon Cave
Boulder Cave
Enclosed Island Mushroom Forest
Healing Forest
Evolution Forest
Secretive Forest
Gourd Swamp
Poison Swamp
Decrepit Lab
Power Plant
Eastern Forest: Southern Sea: Southern Isles: South Plains: Plains: Glacier:
Stump Forest
Flyaway Forest
Overgrown Forest
Vibrant Forest
Treasure Sea
Deepsea Floor
Seafloor Cave
Southern Island Wild Plains
Beau Plains
Sky-Blue Plains
Sacred Field
Frigid Cavern
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