The Rich Woods is a level in the game Mario: Rise Of Shadow. The Woods are completly made of gold this is why Rowland is trying to take control of the woods so Ripper can fuel the Shadow Beam. This is also why Wario has a palace in the middle of the woods. There are tons of Tree Freaks liveing in the woods but only one is fought. After Rowland leaves the woods the rest of the tree freaks die. Wario is an optinal partner that can be gotten from the woods.