The Azimuth (Gottside originally) is a small town in Dragon Quest IV. Located on Central Island, The Azimuth is said to be the nearest point to the sky, but also the nearest to the Doorway to Nadiria. One of the inhabitants believes he can hear the voice of God coming from the heavens.
- In Chapter 6, the town has a hole opening which leads to the bonus dungeon.
- The normal town music is replaced with the music heard in a shrine, signifying the town's status as a holy sanctuary.