On their quest to retrieve the Remedy from Karma, Nina and her guards pass through Romero. While there they learn that the dead have recently been brought to life by the Wizard's potion. They also learn that the Wizard had kidnapped girls from the village. As they journey through Karma Nina and her guards find and rescue the girls.
Later, Ryu and his group attempt to go to Agua but are unable to enter. In search for clues they return to Romero and learn that the zombies have begun to attack the village animals. Concerned for the village Romero's Chief promises to help Ryu's group only if they rid the village of the zombies. The party agrees and try to learn of a way to get rid of the zombies. They hear about the Cleansing Water which can be found in a cave to the south. They obtain the WtrJr from an Old Woman and retrieve the water. Sure enough the Cleansing Water purifies the earth and the zombies are no more. True to his word, the Chief gives the group the Tablet which is needed to enter Agua.