Dawa is a resident of Portia with whom the player can develop a friendship. He is the keeper of the Tree Farm in Portia, working alongside Aadit. He can be found strolling along the Tree Farm entrance during the day.


The oldest of the Hulu Brothers, Dawa arrived at Portia when the brothers came with their grandmother. Because of his strength, Dawa was able to get a job at the Portia Tree Farm. Through his care, Dawa made the tree farm into a pillar of the city economy.

Personal LifeEdit

Dawa was born on Autumn of Day 15 and is the oldest brother of seven brothers. Dawa and his brothers moved to Portia with their grandmother. Due to his strength, Dawa landed a job at the Portia Tree Farm, where he eventually became the keeper of the farm.

Physical AppearanceEdit

Related CharactersEdit

Dawa has lots of family members in Portia, including his grandmother, Yeye, and his younger brothers, Erwa, Sanwa, Siwa, Wuwa, Liuwa, and Qiwa. He considers Aadit, his colleague at the Portia Tree Farm, to be his Friend.



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Tree Farm house

Dawa and Aadit's home

Dawa is usually found working with Aadit near the inner entrance of the Tree Farm, though he occasionally leaves for things like the weekly BBQs with his brothers at the Portia River, near the western end of Amber Island.

At the end of the day, he returns to his home, located just inside the entrance of the Tree Farm. His home is open from 7:00 AM to 21:00 PM.

He does not go to the Church of the Light on Sundays.

Time Location

Time Location
7:00Leaves his home and begins work at the Tree Farm. He stands near the entrance and forages.
19:15Leaves work at the Tree Farm and enters his home. He falls asleep by 19:45.

Time Location



Developing a friendly relationship with Dawa unlocks new dialogue that reveals more about Dawa and gives you access to special relationship perks.

Buddy StarStarStar 2Star 2Star 2Star 2Star 2Star 2Star 2Star 2
Receive a 10% discount when ordering products from the Tree Farm
Good Friend StarStarStarStarStarStarStar 2Star 2Star 2Star 2
Receive a 20% discount when ordering products from the Tree Farm
Best Friend StarStarStarStarStarStarStarStarStar 2Star 2
Receive a 25% discount when ordering products from the Tree Farm

Social InteractionsEdit

Interactions: Social talk Social gift Desire head icon Social spar Social RPS Social play Social Dine Social photo Social Ride  Social mission

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Social talk ChatEdit

First meeting
  • Dawa ED 001
    New in town? I'm Dawa, it's really easy to get me mixed up with my brothers, so don't be surprised. Nice to meet you!
  • Social talk I love life here in Portia, it is really peaceful and relaxing.
  • Social talk The life here in Portia is so cozy, you can just feel it in your heart. I'm pretty sure you'll love it.
  • Social talk Welcome to Portia. Hope you'll like it here. I'm sure you'll have an easy time of getting to know everyone as we're pretty inclusive here!

  • Mission: Dawa's Fish Stew: Social talk Did you get it right? My Grandmama put in Fish, Eggs, and Salt in a Cooking Set. I think she also adds some magic into it, as it's delicious every time!

  • Social talk You better be careful, I'll show no mercy.
  • Social talk Let me show you my full power!
  • Social talk Alright, let's go! Bring it!
  • Social talk Come on, let's see what you got!
  • Social talk Challenging me? I'm game!
  • Social talk Okay...let's start!
  • Social talk I admire your courage! Fine, I'll play with you.
  • Social talk Already starting? I was going to do some stretching.
  • Social talk Let's rumble!
  • Social talk Hahah, What do you think of me now?
  • Social talk You're not hurt are you? Don't worry about it, practice makes perfect.
  • Social talk Haha, that was super fun! You are pretty good!
  • Social talk Perfection!
  • Social talk Of course I was going to win! You underestimated me!
  • Social talk You're far too weak.
  • Social talk Humph, go home and practice more.
  • Social talk Alright, I win!
  • Social talk So you're only so-so.
  • Social talk Ah, I got some bruises from that.
  • Social talk Never imagined I could lose.
  • Social talk Oh, defeat...
  • Social talk I'm getting a little tired...
  • Social talk You are the most powerful opponent I've ever met!
  • Social talk I lost...
  • Social talk Ah, ow, ow, ow!
  • Social talk Why are you so strong?
  • Social talk I'm going for the win next time.
  • Social talk You won, be proud of it!
  • Social talk Mercy, mercy!
  • Social talk What a pity! I will not lose next time!
  • Social talk That was awful, I'll remember this!

Winter Solstice
  • Social talk I carried this pot here you know...along with Paulie. But I carried the bigger load.

Social gift GiftEdit

Giving gifts to Dawa affects your relationship.


  • Every giftable item, except for the items below, will have a Neutral effect when given to Dawa.
  • Values listed below are without The Giver skill, which gives an extra 1-2 points.
  • Gifts given on festival days and on Dawa's birthday earn the player 2x and 3x relationship points respectively and show a unique dialogue.
Social gift Gifting Items
Love      +30
Love      +20
Fisherman's AxeFisherman's Axe
Love      +15
Sculpted LionSculpted Lion
Yellow Sapphire NecklaceYellow Sapphire Necklace
Busy FarmBusy Farm
Love      +12
Clay Figure MaleClay Figure: Male
Love      +10
Special Salmon Fried RiceSpecial Salmon Fried Rice
Fish PorridgeFish Porridge
Old ThermosOld Thermos
Crystal NecklaceCrystal Necklace
Like        +8
Shell NecklaceShell Necklace
Like        +6
Hardwood PlankHardwood Plank
Iron Wooden PlankIron Wooden Plank
Large Iron BucketLarge Iron Bucket
Like        +4
Asteria (Bouquet)Asteria (Bouquet)
Power StonePower Stone
Like        +3
Red MushroomRed Mushroom
Shaggy ManeShaggy Mane
Dislike    -1
Wasted FoodWasted Food
Dislike    -2
Vegetable SaladVegetable Salad
Hate      -5
Copper OreCopper Ore
Tin OreTin Ore
Iron OreIron Ore
Lead OreLead Ore
Magnesium OreMagnesium Ore
Manganese OreManganese Ore
Aluminum OreAluminum Ore
Titanium OreTitanium Ore
Animal FecesAnimal Feces
Version 1.0.129395 Listed values are without The Giver skill, which gives an extra 1-2 points.

Desire head icon DesiresEdit

The following items are desires, which are randomly assigned to one or two NPCs per week. In the event that this NPC has a desire, gifting the wanted item will provide the higher tier points; otherwise, on non-desired events, the item gives the base point value. The following items are desires, which are randomly assigned to one or two NPCs per week. In the event that this NPC has a desire, gifting the wanted item will provide the higher tier points; otherwise, on non-desired events, the item gives the base point value.

Desire head icon Desires
Desire icon
Special Salmon Fried RiceSpecial Salmon Fried Rice
Desire icon
Fish PorridgeFish Porridge

Social spar SparEdit

Dawa will spar with you three times per day. Dawa is eligible for sparring.

Social spar Level: 25
Relationship Rewards
1st 2nd 3rd
Prompt ordinary
Prompt happy
Prompt happy

Social RPS RPSEdit

Dawa will play RPS with you three times per day.


Social Invitation InvitationEdit

Occasionally, first thing in the morning, you may leave your house to find Dawa outside, hoping to invite you out for a date.

Social play PlayEdit

Once you have become buddies with Dawa, you can schedule a play date together.

If you choose to dine at The Round Table with Dawa during a date, be sure to order dishes they will like. Sometimes, if you ask them before ordering, they will tell you exactly which dishes to order; other times, they will just give little hints. In any event, Dawa's food preferences are:

Play date eat Dining
Prompt happy
Prompt sad
Menu icon appetizer
Fruit SaladFruit Salad
Vegetable SaladVegetable Salad
Banner Fish SaladBanner Fish Salad
Menu icon main course
Main Course
Spaghetti with Hot SauceSpaghetti with Hot Sauce
Supremely Spicy SpaghettiSupremely Spicy Spaghetti
Bamboo Papaya and Seafood with RiceBamboo Papaya and Seafood with Rice
Pumpkin Steamed RicePumpkin Steamed Rice
Classic Spaghetti with Meat SauceClassic Spaghetti with Meat Sauce
Seafood NoodlesCreamy Noodles with Bacon
Baked Rice with Coconut ChickenBaked Rice with Coconut Chicken
Baked Rice with Chicken CurryBaked Rice with Chicken Curry
Highwind Fried RiceHighwind Fried Rice
Stewed Rice Meat SupremeStewed Rice Meat Supreme
Menu icon meat
Menu icon vegetable
Menu icon dessert
Menu icon drink

Social Relic Trade Relic TradeEdit

Dawa occasionally uses the Relic Pieces Exchange board at the Museum to trade for relic pieces. Dawa also visits the museum occasionally and likes to look at particular exhibits (after you have donated them to the Museum).

Social Relic Trade
Relic Trade
Points Relics
Requested Pieces +30
Sculpted Lion Piece 1Sculpted Lion Piece 1
Sculpted Lion Piece 2Sculpted Lion Piece 2
Sculpted Lion Piece 3Sculpted Lion Piece 3
Sculpted Lion Piece 4Sculpted Lion Piece 4
Old Thermos Piece 1Old Thermos Piece 1
Old Thermos Piece 2Old Thermos Piece 2
Clay Figure Male Piece 1Clay Figure Male Piece 1
Clay Figure Male Piece 2Clay Figure Male Piece 2
Clay Figure Male Piece 3Clay Figure Male Piece 3
Favorite Exhibits +???
Old Thermos
Old Thermos


  • The Hulu Brothers correspond to the color scheme of the rainbow. In Dawa's case, he represents red.
  • Da in Chinese means "big" or "strong", which is relative to Dawa's physique and his position as the oldest of the Hulu brothers.