The Surprising Adventures of Munchausen Walkthrough

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Welcome to the The Surprising Adventures of Munchausen Walkthrough

The Heart of the Kingdom has been destroyed and now it’s up to Munchausen to save the day in this fun Hidden Object game!

Whether you use this document as a reference when things get difficult or as a road map to get you from beginning to end, we’re pretty sure you’ll find what you’re looking for here.

This document contains a complete The Surprising Adventures of Munchausen game walkthrough featuring annotated screenshots from actual gameplay!

We hope you find this information useful as you play your way through the game. Use the walkthrough menu below to quickly jump to whatever stage of the game you need help with.

Remember to visit the Big Fish Games Forums if you find you need more help. Have fun!

This walkthrough was created by Chie, and is protected under US Copyright laws. Any unauthorized use, including re-publication in whole or in part, without permission, is strictly prohibited.

Walkthrough Menu

General Tips

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• When creating a profile there are two options: Casual mode and Advanced mode. Casual mode has sparkles and fast recharging hints while Advanced does not.

• There are three types of cursors. The finger cursor means you can pick something up or move it (1).

• The magnifying glass cursor means you can zoom in on that scene (2).

• The walking cursor means you can move to a different location (3).

• You will need to find the fragmented objects on the right side of the screen. The numbers on the panels indicate how many pieces you collected, and how many are left to collect. If you haven’t found any pieces yet there will be just one number.

• Once you collect all the fragmented pieces, they will be added to your inventory.

• There is a hint button that recharges in the lower left and a journal that records what happens in the lower right.

• Some puzzles involve setting up a chain of events and then pressing the play button. In those puzzles the play button will be where the journal normally is.

• In some scenes the world can be scrolled horizontally. There will be a drag bar at the top of those areas. You can use the bar or simply press and drag anywhere to move the scene.

• You cannot find a hidden object piece until it is in your list on the right, even if you find it in the scene beforehand.

Chapter 1: The Stable

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• You can choose to play or reject the tutorial.

• Find the two HYPNOTIC DISC PARTS (A).

• Press on the HYPONOSIS DISC in the inventory (B).

• Use the HYPONOSIS DISC on the pigeon and take the letter under the pigeon (C).

• Find the parts of the slingshot highlighted in green.

• Use the SLINGSHOT to ring the bell (D).

• Move to the next scene following the blue arrow.

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• Find parts of the inventory items circled in red.

• Return to the previous scene.

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• Find more parts of the inventory items.

• Press on the door to start a mini-game (E).

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• Match the objects on the right with like objects in the scene.

• The example objects are a porcupine and a cactus, because they both are prickly.

• The order of the items on the item list is randomized, but the objects are always the same.

• Complete the mini-game to receive a SADDLE and a BOX OF MATCHES.

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• Use the OILCAN WITH MATCHES (F) on the lantern (G).

• Press on the pieces of paper that are revealed (H).

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• Assemble the puzzle pieces to complete this mini-game.

• Use the right mouse button to rotate the pieces and the left mouse button to pick up and place the pieces.

• The pieces will snap into place when placed correctly, and will snap together when placed beside the corresponding piece.

• Collect the HORSESHOE in the drawer.

• Move to the next scene.

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• Put all of the HORSESHOES on the horse (I). You will have to place one on each foot.

• Press on the pipes to start the mini-game (J).

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• Rotate the pipes so that they are all connected to each other to solve the mini-game.

• Pressing on each pipe will rotate it 90 degrees.

• Once you are finished collect the KEY highlighted in red.

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• Open the lock with the KEY (K).

• Press on the hay (L).

• Collect the three apples highlighted in green. You will need to click and drag the hay out of the way to find the apples hidden underneath.

• Feed the FOOD to the horse (M).

• Place the SADDLE on the horse (N).

• Press on the horse to move to the next scene.

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• Collect the hidden objects highlighted in red.

• Press on the camping place (O).

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• Match the objects on the right with similar objects in the scene.

• The order of the items on the item list is randomized, but the objects are always the same.

• Complete the mini-game to receive a CANNON BALL and GUN POWDER.

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• Press on the water surface (P).

• Find 14 differences from the left and right side.

• You may press on either side to find the differences.

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• Collect the TARGET and the board (Q).

• Zoom in the hole in the tree (R).

• Collect two items highlighted in green.

• Return to the stable by pressing at the bottom of the screen.

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• Collect the items highlighted in red.

• Zoom into the basket (S).

• Collect the items highlighted in green.

• Return to the first scene.

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• Collect the log highlighted in red.

• Return to the previous scene.

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• Place the LOGS (T) on the broken branch (U).

• Use the HAMMER AND NAILS (V) on the logs.

• Press on the steps you just created to move to the next scene.

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• Press the play button in the lower right.

• Place the TARGET on the ruins (W).

• Place the BOARD on the log (X).

• Place the SPRING PLATFORM on the board, near the bottom of the screen (Y).

• Give the CRACKERS to the bird (Z).

• Press on the play button again to see the action.

• Press on the cannon (A).

• Collect the magic stone.

• Put the CANNONBALL in the cannon.

• Press on the fuse two times to make it longer.

• Press on the play button one last time.

Chapter 2: The Castle

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• Move the furniture around the small room to create a path that the baron can walk through.

• The baron needs a completely unobstructed straight line from the right side of the screen to the left.

• Press and drag the furniture to move them lengthwise back and forth, rearranging the room to make way.

• See the screenshot for the solution. There are two of these puzzles.

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• This scene can be scrolled horizontally. Press the scroll wheel at the top to adjust the screen position or just press anywhere on the screen and drag.

• Some objects will not be visible until scrolled all the way to the left or the right.

• Collect the magic stone highlighted in light blue.

• Find pieces of items highlighted in red.

• Use the SHARP SABER and press the hole to zoom in (B).

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• Match the objects on the right with objects like them in the scene.

• The order of the items in the item list is randomized, but the objects are always the same.

• Complete the mini-game to receive a BERRY and a PLATE.

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• Find the item pieces circled in red.

• Give the CARROTS to the rabbit (C).

• Select the BLACK CAT and press on the dog (D).

• Use the GLOVES to move the bush and use the SABER to collect the ROPE (E).

• Move to the next scene following the red arrow.

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• This scene can be scrolled horizontally.

• Find items highlighted in red. You won’t be able to find the BELLOWS until after you find all of the tokens.

• There is a mini-game in the middle of the screen highlighted in blue.

• Press on the cargo of the ship to put it on the conveyor belt. Line up three matching objects on the conveyor belt and receive a gold coin.

• Complete the mini-game five times to get FIVE COINS.

• Find the WHEEL highlighted in purple.

• Move to the next scene following the red arrow.

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• Give the TOKENS and then the FIVE COINS to the man (F).

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• Play the mahjong mini-game to continue.

• In this game the object is to find pieces that match. Press on the matching pieces to remove them.

• You cannot match pieces that have other pieces on top of them.

• The pieces you can match will be highlighted a lighter color.

• If you get to a position where you can’t make any more matches, the game will start over.

• Collect the magic stone in his hand after completing the game.

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• This scene can be scrolled horizontally.

• Find the items highlighted in red and green.

• Open the window and zoom in (G).

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• Match the objects on the right with similar objects in the scene.

• The order of the items in the item list is randomized, but the objects are always the same.

• Complete the mini-game to receive a BERRY and BOTTLE.

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• Break the barrels with the MALLET (H).

• Collect the LID. There are three stacks of barrels to break and the lid may be in a different spot for you.

• Return to the forest outside the castle.

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• Add the SLEEPING BERRIES into the pot (J).

• Use the BELLOWS on the pot.

• Use the LID AND LADLE on the pot.

• Pour the soup into the WINE BOTTLE.

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• This scene can be scrolled horizontally.

• Return to the gate and give the SLEEPING POTION to the guard (K).

• Fix the CHAIN and LEVER (L).

• Press the lever to open the gate.

• Move to the next scene.

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• Fix the rope with the ROPE from your inventory (M).

• Press on the clock face until the time reaches 8:50 (N).

• Place the CORK in the soldier’s gun barrel (O).

• Place the PLATE on the belt and press it to move it to the left edge (P).

• Put the RABBIT in the wheel (Q).

• Put the CARROTS in the dish in front of the wheel (R).

• Press on the play button.

• Take the magic stone from the man.

Chapter 3: The Beach

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• This scene can be scrolled horizontally.

• Find items highlighted in red and then find the items highlighted in blue.

• Select the people on the shore to zoom into them (S).

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• Match the objects on the right with similar objects in the scene.

• The order of the items in the item list is randomized, but the objects are always the same.

• Complete the mini-game to receive some GRAPES and an EMBER.

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• Give the COAL AND TONG to the man near the cannon (T).

• Give the CHEESE to the three men on the boat (U).

• Give the GRAPES to the man near the barrel (V).

• Press on the cannon (T) three times until the cannonball hits the mountain and purple smoke starts to appear.

• Give the FAN to the sailor in the crow’s nest (W).

• Collect the coin (X).

• Give the COIN to the three-legged man (Y); collect the BREAD and MAGIC STONE PIECE.

• Give the BREAD to the sailors (U).

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• Press on the crate near the bottom of the screen

• Collect the MAGIC STONE and the BOARD.

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• Inspect the crate above the last one.

• Collect the WHEEL and the ROPE.

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• Inspect another crate.

• Collect the BOARD and the WHEEL.

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• Inspect the last crate on the right.

• Collect the last two pieces.

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• Place the CROSS on the middle boat (A).

• Give the TORCH to the baron (B).

• Take the MAGIC STONE PIECE (C).

• Use the PULLIES on the hooks at the top (D, E).

• Press on the cannons to spin them around (F, G).

• Place the ROPES on the pulleys (H, I).

• Press on the play button.

Chapter 4: The Officer’s Club

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• This scene is scrollable horizontally.

• Find the items highlighted in red.

• Clean up the statue with the BRUSH (C) and the donkey cart will start to travel across the screen.

• Take the beehive circled in blue that is in the cart as it moves past.

• Give the BEEHIVE to the bear (D).

• Take the flowers circled in blue.

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• Press on the knot highlighted in white.

• Untangle the knot by press the correct loop of rope three times.

• Press on the open window that the man fell from and collect the hat.

• Press on the cart that he fell on.

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• Match the objects on the right with similar objects in the scene.

• The order of the items in the item list is randomized, but the objects are always the same.

• Complete the mini-game to receive GUNPOWDER and a BRUSH.

• Move to the next scene by pressing near the back.

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• Press on the shop woman to zoom into her.

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• Match the objects on the right with similar objects in the scene.

• Complete the mini-game to receive the FISHING ROD.

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• Collect the POT highlighted in red.

• Place the ROOF TILES on the same colored roof (E).

• Rearrange the broken tiles to match the pattern of dirt and paw prints on the roof.

• Press and drag a tile, then release to drop it in place. When a tile is placed correctly it will sparkle and lock.

• Use the patterns of dirt and paw prints on the tiles to help you find where they go.

• Collect the BLACK CAT.

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• This scene is scrollable horizontally.

• Find items highlighted in red.

• Use the PLIERS on the chain (F).

• Use the FLOWER on the balcony (G).

• Use the GUNPOWDER on the open flame while the lady is watering her flowers (H).

• Quickly put the CANNONBALL in the canon while the guard is knocked out (I).

• Return to the previous scene.

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• Find items highlighted in red.

• Place the HAT, BROOM and PIPE on the statue (J).

• Collect the MAGIC STONE.

• Collect the EPAULETTE highlighted in green on the shoulder of the statue.

• Return to the market.

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• Inspect the clock on the building circled in blue. Press it until the time reads 12:00.

• Press on the EPAULETTES and then press on the door highlighted in red.

• Enter the building.

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• Place the SHIP near the top window (K).

• Move the canvas to cover up the next window (L).

• Open the windows above the door (M).

• Press and drag the pillow from the bottom left to the moose’s antlers (N).

• Blow up the bagpipes (O).

• Close the door (P).

• Use the FISHING ROD on the baron; drag the hook to the door handle (Q).

• Press on the umbrella to bring it down and then press it again to open it (R).

• Place the CAT on the doormat (S).

• Drag the pan to the correct spot on the table (T).

• Press on the play button.

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• Drag the pieces around the puzzle by pressing on them and then drop them in the correct places.

• Right-click any piece to flip it 90 degrees.

• When a piece is in the correct position it will lock in place.

• Assemble the puzzle pieces as shown in the screenshot.

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• Find 16 differences on the left and right sides.

• Congratulations, you have completed The Surprising Adventures of Munchausen!

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Margie B is the Senior Strategy Guide Editor for Big Fish Games, working on the East Coast. She has been creating guides for the past 7 years and has several hundred guides under her belt. In her spare time she enjoys playing games on her iPad, going to the movies, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.