Welcome to the Dark City: Vienna Walkthrough

Can you save Vienna from a masked Phantom’s wrath?

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This document contains a complete Dark City: Vienna game walkthrough featuring annotated screenshots from actual gameplay!

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  • This is the official guide for Dark City: Vienna.
  • This guide won’t tell you when to zoom into a location; the screenshots show each zoom scene.
  • Hidden-object puzzles are referred to as HOPs. Only the locations of the HOPs will be shown.
  • Use the map for fast travel to a location.

Chapter 1: The Opera

Dark City: Vienna
  • Talk (A).
  • Select eye (B).
  • Find items (C).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Take HAT; open case (D).
  • Take map and journal (E).
  • Open journal (F); organize items (G).
  • Take RAZOR (H).
  • Go (I).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Talk (J).
  • Take PLUMBER EMBLEM (K).
  • Scare bird; use PLUMBER EMBLEM (L). Take STORM DRAIN RIM (M).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Take COIN 1/2; move mask (N).
  • Turn and take LETTER ‘E’ 1/3; move weather vane (O).
  • Place and turn STORM DRAIN RIM x2; take MASK 1/2 (P).
Dark City: Vienna
  • THEATER TICKET from HAT. Use RAZOR; take COINS 2/2.
  • Use COINS, turn handle and take MATCHES (Q).
  • Restore image (R).
  • Use MATCHES (S). Take WARDROBE NUMBER (T).
  • Play HOP (U); receive MASKS 2/2.
Dark City: Vienna
  • Place MASKS. Solution (V).
  • Go (W).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Talk (X).
  • Take PHANTOM’S CHARRED MESSAGE (Y).
  • Take OPERA GLASSES (Z). Move seat; take TUBE (A).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Place WARDROBE NUMBER and THEATER TICKET; take CLOAK (B).
  • Use keys; take BUCKLE PART and HANDKERCHIEF (C).
  • Place BUCKLE PART (D). Select pairs (E-H). Take BLACK ROSE 1/2 (I).
Dark City: Vienna
  • BLACK ROSES 2/2 from PHANTOM’S CHARRED MESSAGE.
  • BLACK ROSES on TUBE. Play HOP; take PHANTOM’S MESSAGE.
  • Offer PHANTOM’S MESSAGE (J).
  • Take COGWHEEL 1/2 (K).
  • Use HANDKERCHIEF (L).
  • Take LETTERS 2/3 (M).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Select eye (N).
  • Find items (O).
  • Receive HANDPRINT FRAGMENT.
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  • Go (P).
  • Use CLOAK (Q).
  • Talk (R).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Play HOP (S).
  • Solution (T).
  • Receive FLASK.
  • Take SCORE PART (U).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Place SCORE PART; move notes (V). Take TREBLE CLEF (W).
  • Place TREBLE CLEF (X); take COGWHEELS 2/2 (Y).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Take METAL FINGER 1/3; move magnifier (Z).
  • Open compartment; place COGWHEELS. Move lever and take MAGNIFIER 1/2 (A).
  • HANDPRINT FRAGMENT on FLASK; move fingers. Take HANDPRINT 2/2.
  • Talk (B).
  • Place HANDPRINT; select lines (C).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Organize evidence. Take LIGHTBULB (D).
  • Take LETTERS 3/3 (E).
  • Place LETTERS (F).
  • Solution (G): (13-4)-(3-9)-(12-6)-(7-1)-(1-11).
  • Go (H).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Take CYLINDER (I).
  • Place OPERA GLASSES and replace LIGHTBULB (J); turn handle (K).
  • Solution (L): P-O-T-U-Tx6-P-O-N-Tx2-U-Tx4-P-Tx3-R-Q-P-O-T-U-Tx2-P-Tx3-R-Q-P-O-N-Tx3-P-U-Tx2-P-O-T-U.
  • Take METAL FINGERS 2/3 (V).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Inspect; remove glass. Take METAL FINGERS 3/3 (W).
  • Inspect; take KEY (X). Place METAL FINGERS. Select 1-3-4-2 (Y).
  • Go (Z).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Move screen (A).
  • Alter mannequin; take ROSE 1/2 (B).
  • Take METAL PART and PHANTOM’S THREAT (C). Place CYLINDER; take ROSES 2/2 (D).
  • Use KEY and place ROSES; take KATHARINA’S DIARY and CUT PHOTOS (E).
  • Place CUT PHOTOS for HOP (E); receive KATHARINA’S RING.
Dark City: Vienna
  • KATHARINA’S RING on KATHARINA’S DIARY. Restore pages and take CAFE ‘WALTZ’ BROCHURE.
  • Organize evidence; take LOCK PART (F).
  • Walk down.
  • Place LOCK PART; select 1-4 (G).
  • Go (H).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Go (I).
  • Talk (J).
  • Offer CAFE ‘WALTZ’ BROCHURE (K).
  • Go (L).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Talk; offer PHANTOM’S THREAT (M).
  • Take LOST ITEM 1/3 (N). Take DRESS TOKEN and CASH REGISTER KEY 1/3 (O).
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  • Take WEIGHT 1/2 and LOST ITEMS 2/3 (P).
  • Take LOST ITEMS 3/3 (Q).
  • Place METAL PART; solution (R).
  • Take CASH REGISTER KEYS 2/3 (S).
  • Place LOST ITEMS; play HOP (T).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Take CASH REGISTER KEYS 3/3 (U).
  • Place CASH REGISTER KEYS; take WEIGHTS 2/2 (V).
  • Place WEIGHTS (W).
  • Go (X).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Solution (Y): Go forward x2-take plank (1)-down x2-left-place plank (2).
  • Left x2-solution (3)-forward x2-take rope (4)-down-right-place rope (5).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Solution contd. (Z): right-forward-left-forward-left-forward-solution (6).
  • Right x2-take pipe (7)-left x2-down-right-place pipe (8).
  • Right x2-solution (9)-forward.
Dark City: Vienna
  • Talk (A).
  • Select eye (B).
  • Select items (C).
  • Take CAMEO (D).

Chapter 2: Jacob’s Shop

Dark City: Vienna
  • Inspect; talk (E).
  • Place CAMEO (F).
  • Solution (G).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Take LOCK ROLLER 1/2 (H).
  • Take LATTICE PART (I).
  • Take CLOTH; place LATTICE PART (J). Move lock roller (K).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Play HOP (L).
  • Solution (M).
  • Receive LOCK ROLLERS 2/2.
  • Use CLOTH x2 (N); receive WET CLOTH.
  • Scroll (O).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Take RIBBON (P).
  • Move drape; place LOCK ROLLERS and use WET CLOTH. Turn rollers (Q).
  • Go (R).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Take BROKEN GLASSES (S).
  • Take evidence (T).
  • Organize evidence (U).
  • Take PROOF OF INNOCENCE (V).
  • Walk down.
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  • Offer PROOF OF INNOCENCE (W).
  • Take CAMEO (X).
  • Place CAMEO (Y); take LIPSTICK and METAL CLAW (Z).
  • Go (A).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Use METAL CLAW; take ‘J’ (B).
  • Defeat the madman twice (random) (C).
  • Take FIGURINE MASK (D).
  • Place FIGURINE MASK (E).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Push (F); take JEWELRY SKETCH and CHEST (G).
  • Remove cobwebs. Place JEWELRY SKETCH; use LIPSTICK (H). Take NUTCRACKER (I).
  • Walk down.
Dark City: Vienna
  • Use NUTCRACKER; take EYE (J).
  • Go (K).
  • Place EYE; take CHEST LETTER (L).
  • CHEST LETTER on CHEST; take THREATENING LETTER.
  • Offer THREATENING LETTER (M).
  • Take PHOTO (N).
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  • Restore PHOTO; place BROKEN GLASSES. Take SHOP’S ADDRESS (O).
  • Walk down twice.
  • Go (P).
  • Talk (Q).
  • Offer SHOP’S ADDRESS (R).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Pull lever in between numbers (S): 5-4-4-4-11-6-4-5-4-5-4-4.
  • Take LANTERN (T).
  • Go (U).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Select eye (V).
  • Find items (W).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Place LANTERN; play HOP (X).
  • Solution (Y).
  • Receive CROWBAR.
  • Take METAL NUMBER 1/2 (Z).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Take METAL NOTE; remove boxes in pairs (A).
  • Use CROWBAR; take RUSTED PRUNERS (B).
  • Take STRINGS x4 (C).
  • Walk down.
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  • Replace STRINGS; select 1-4. Take GRINDSTONE (D).
  • Go (E).
  • GRINDSTONE on RUSTED PRUNERS; take PRUNERS.
  • Use PRUNERS x3. Take VINE (F).
  • Walk down.
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  • Place RIBBON and VINE; take CANDLESTICK (G).
  • Go (H).
  • Use CANDLESTICK (I).
  • Take CAT PICTURE (J).
  • Walk down.
Dark City: Vienna
  • Place CAT PICTURE (K); take WOODEN PLATE (L).
  • Place WOODEN PLATE; find items. Take CREAM (M).
  • Go (N).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Offer CREAM (O).
  • Go (P).
  • Turn on light (Q).
  • Take COAT (R).
  • Use COAT (S).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Talk (T).
  • Take PEAR (U); move papers and take MAGNET (V).
  • Take BENT KEY (W).
  • Take BELT; place ‘J’ (X). Move both clock hands; take METAL NOTES 2/2 (Y).
  • Walk down.
Dark City: Vienna
  • BELT on MAGNET; take EXTENDED MAGNET.
  • Use EXTENDED MAGNET; take STRANGE RING and METAL NUMBERS 2/2 (Z).
  • Play HOP (A).
  • Solution (B).
  • Receive KNIFE.
Dark City: Vienna
  • Place METAL NUMBERS; take INSTRUMENT TOKEN (C).
  • Place INSTRUMENT TOKEN (D); take VISE HANDLE (E).
  • Walk down.
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  • Move notes. Place METAL NOTES (F); take VIENNA STAMP CODE (G).
  • Go to Jacob’s Shop.
  • Place VISE HANDLE and BENT KEY; take KEY (H).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Use KNIFE (I); take POLISH (J).
  • Use KEY (K). Place VIENNA STAMP CODE and POLISH; take VIENNA MUSIC CODE (L).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Place VIENNA MUSIC CODE; solution (M): 1-10.
  • Take POCKET WATCH (N).
  • Turn rings on POCKET WATCH (O); inspect.

Chapter 3: Mia

Dark City: Vienna
  • Talk (P).
  • Take MIRROR (Q).
  • Take TRUMPET (R) and WIRE (S).
  • Turn WIRE into SKELETON KEY.
  • Look. Place MIRROR and SKELETON KEY (T).
  • Go (U).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Take KATHARINA’S FOLDER (V).
  • Place WATCH; select (W).
  • Play HOP (X).
  • Solution (Y).
  • Receive MEDICAL KIT.
  • Walk down.
Dark City: Vienna
  • WAX-STUCK OBJECT from KATHARINA’S FOLDER.
  • Place WAX-STUCK OBJECT; receive PILL TOKEN (Z).
  • PILL TOKEN and DRESS TOKEN on MEDICAL KIT; select 1-4 (A). Take SMELLING SALTS.
  • Go (B).
  • Use SMELLING SALTS; take KATHARINA’S MEDALLION (C).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Select eye (D).
  • Find items (E).
  • Take BUTTON (F).
  • Walk down.
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  • Place BUTTON; take LEVER (G).
  • Go (H).
  • Place and pull LEVER (I).
  • Go (J).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Offer PEAR; take KNIFE (K).
  • Take FETLOCK BRUSH (L).
  • Take EAGLE CLAW (M).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Place EAGLE CLAW; use FETLOCK BRUSH twice. Select symbols; take CIRCLES 1/2 (N).
  • Take CIRCLE 2/2 with KNIFE (O).
  • Place CIRCLE (P). Swap (1-4)-(2-6)-(3-4)-(6-7).
  • Go (Q).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Talk (R).
  • Take note (S); select objects.
  • Take VIENNA PLATE 1/2 (T).
  • Take STRAP; use STRANGE RING (U).
  • Take PHILIP’S PICTURE 1/3 and TAP 1/2 (V).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Take BOARD (W).
  • Place BOARD; move boards. Take WRENCH (X).
  • Walk down.
  • Use WRENCH; take TAP AND VALVE 2/2 (Y).
  • Go (Z).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Place TAP AND VALVE; take VINEGAR (A).
  • Walk down.
  • Use VINEGAR; pull lever. Take PHOTOS 2/3 (B).
Dark City: Vienna
  • KATHARINA’S MEDALLION on KATHARINA’S FOLDER. Restore and take PHOTOS 3/3 (C).
  • Place PHOTOS. Swap (1-5)-(2-5)-(3-5)-(4-5). Take GREEN BUTTON (D).
  • Go (E).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Move drape. Place and push GREEN BUTTON; take PLATES 2/2 (F).
  • Place PLATES; solution (G).
  • Take CLOSED BOTTLE (H).
  • GRAPE TOKEN from CLOSED BOTTLE.
  • Place GRAPE TOKEN; take CORKSCREW (I).
Dark City: Vienna
  • CORKSCREW on CLOSED BOTTLE; take OWNERSHIP DOCUMENT.
  • Offer OWNERSHIP DOCUMENT (J).
  • Take MIA’S SCARF (K).
  • Organize evidence (L).
  • Take CITY HALL ADDRESS (M).
  • Place CITY HALL ADDRESS; go (N).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Take TRIANGLE KEY (O).
  • Take ROUNDED KEY; replace STRAP (P).
  • Take PICTURE PART 1/2 (Q).
  • Place TRIANGLE KEY and ROUNDED KEY (R).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Play HOP (S).
  • Solution (T).
  • Receive EMPTY METAL PLATE.
  • Place EMPTY METAL PLATE; receive CITY HALL PASS (U).
  • Use CITY HALL PASS (V).
  • Go (W).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Take INK REMOVER (X).
  • Take SCISSORS (Y).
  • Walk down.
  • Take BELL with SCISSORS (Z).
  • Go (A).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Place BELL (B).
  • Offer MIA’S SCARF; take ARCHIVE KEY (C).
  • Use ARCHIVE KEY. Organize papers; take PICTURE PARTS 2/2 (D).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Place PICTURE PARTS (E).
  • Solution: Ix2-Kx2-Fx2-Hx2-Jx2-Gx2.
  • Take STRANGE DOCUMENT (L).
  • SEAL RING from STRANGE DOCUMENT. Use INK REMOVER; take TELEGRAPH CODE.
  • Open (M).
  • Move tape; place TELEGRAPH CODE. Enter 5-3-7 (N).
  • Take HANDLE and LITTLE HOUSE 1/2 (O).
  • Walk down.
Dark City: Vienna
  • Use SEAL RING (P); take HOUSES 2/2 (Q).
  • Go (R).
  • Place HOUSES; take CARRIAGE KEY (S).
  • Walk down.
Dark City: Vienna
  • Place CARRIAGE KEY (T).
  • Select eye (U).
  • Find items (V).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Talk (W).
  • Take MATCHES (X).
  • Use TRUMPET; take MINIJACK (Y).
  • Take PAPER (Z).
  • Take CHARRED HANDLE. (A).
  • Walk down.
Dark City: Vienna
  • Play HOP (B); receive MARSHMALLOWS.
  • Use CHARRED HANDLE (C); receive JACK HANDLE.
  • Go (D).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Use PAPER and MATCHES. Place MARSHMALLOWS; take TOASTED MARSHMALLOWS (E).
  • Offer TOASTED MARSHMALLOWS (F).
  • Take WOODEN TOKEN (G).
  • Take TOBACCO PIPE (H). Place MINIJACK and JACK HANDLE; take POKER (I).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Use POKER; place WOODEN TOKEN. Take MIA’S DIARY (J).
  • Restore images in MIA’S DIARY; take CUFFLINK.
  • Organize evidence (K).
  • Take OPERA HOUSE ADDRESS (L).
  • Use OPERA HOUSE ADDRESS; go (M).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Solution (N).

Chapter 4: The Phantom

Dark City: Vienna
  • Talk; take CHAIN (O).
  • Take AWL (P).
  • Use AWL; take HOOK and MASK 1/3 (Q).
  • Place CHAIN and HOOK; move weight (R).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Play HOP (S).
  • Solution (T).
  • Receive ROSE HANDLE.
  • Place ROSE HANDLE (U).
  • Go (V).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Talk (W).
  • Take CRYSTAL 1/2 (X).
  • Select eye (Y).
  • Find items (Z).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Take PRUNERS and BROKEN CANE (A).
  • Use PRUNERS; take WOODEN BIRD (B).
  • Walk down.
Dark City: Vienna
  • Place WOODEN BIRD; select 2-3. Take COOKIE (C).
  • Offer COOKIE; take CANE PART 1/2 (D).
  • Play HOP (E).
  • Solution (F).
  • Receive HAIRPIN.
  • Go (G).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Use HAIRPIN; take CANE PARTS 2/2 (H).
  • CANE PARTS on BROKEN CANE. Turn sections (I). Receive CANE.
  • Use CANE (J).
  • Place HANDLE (K).
  • Select symbols x4. Take CRYSTALS 2/2 (L).
  • Walk down.
Dark City: Vienna
  • Place CRYSTALS (M).
  • Go (N).
  • Talk (O).
  • Defeat Gregory twice (P).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Take STONE DECOR (Q).
  • Take LIGHTER (R).
  • Open (S).
  • Place TOBACCO PIPE and use LIGHTER; take CODE (T).
  • Walk down and forward.
Dark City: Vienna
  • Place STONE DECOR (U); take ACE OF HEARTS (V).
  • Go down and right.
  • Place ACE OF HEARTS and CODE; select 1-5 (W).
  • Go (X).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Open; play HOP (Y). Receive MAGIC WAND.
  • Move pillows. Use MAGIC WAND; take BABY RABBIT (Z).
  • Take MASKS 2/3 (A).
  • Place BABY RABBIT; take MASKS 3/3 (B).
  • Walk down.
Dark City: Vienna
  • Open; place and restore MASKS. Take SABER (C).
  • Go (D).
  • Move sabers; place SABER. Take UNFINISHED BOMB and SUNDIAL ARROW (E).
  • Walk down twice.
Dark City: Vienna
  • Place SUNDIAL ARROW; take WOODEN SUN (F).
  • Go right and left.
  • Play HOP (G); receive GUNPOWDER.
  • Place WOODEN SUN; take PAPER HEART (H).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Place CUFFLINK and PAPER HEART. Move image (I).
  • Turn page. Take WICK (J).
  • GUNPOWDER and WICK on UNFINISHED BOMB; take BOMB.
  • Walk down.
  • Place BOMB and lighter (K).
  • Go (L).
Dark City: Vienna
  • Organize evidence (M).
  • Select yes or no.
  • Congratulations, you have completed Dark City: Vienna.

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