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Increases one's defensive strength when carried.

— Description, Sonic and the Black Knight[1]

The Herb of Toughness (硬くなる薬 Kataku naru kusuri?) is a collectible item that appears in Sonic and the Black Knight.


The Herb of Toughness is a brown water bottle with a blue and white label on it and a cork sealing it up.


In gameplay, the player can collect the Herb of Toughness by defeating enemies during different Missions in certain areas. For then to obtain it, the player must use the ID points earned from completing the Mission where the Herb of Toughness was picked up to identify it on the identification screen. When equipped to the playable character, the user will lose less Rings when taking damage during a Mission.


No. 57
ID Point Price 9
Rarity Level ★★★★★★☆☆☆☆
Item Type Medicine
Location Camelot CastleFaraway Avalon ("Ring Chains: Collect 350 Rings")


  1. Official in-game description of Herb of Toughness in the Treasury, item 057/247.

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