Welcome to the Scarlett Mysteries: Cursed Child Walkthrough

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General Tips

  • This is the official guide for Scarlett Mysteries: Cursed Child.
  • 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 to fast travel to a location.

Chapter 1: The Estate

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  • Open (A). Read. Take PURSE and Signet.
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  • Read (B). Take TIN FOIL.
  • Add TIN FOIL (C).
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  • Pull (D). Remove; remove plugs.
  • Move down.
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  • Enter (E).
  • Take CRANK (F). Examine.
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  • Use Signet (G).
  • Solution: (H).
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  • Take CIPHER (I).
  • Examine (J). Add CIPHER; enter 7-4-9.
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  • Open case (K); take book; take CHILD ALBUM, then COIN. Take Map.
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  • Insert COIN (L). Take TRAIN PART and PLUG 1/3.
  • Insert CRANK (M). Take UMBRELLA. Add TRAIN PART; take PLUGS 2/3.
  • Move down.
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  • Use UMBRELLA (N); take CASE KEY.
  • Enter Waiting Room.
  • Insert CASE KEY (O); take PLUGS 3/3 and TROLLEY MANUAL.
  • Move down.
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  • Add PLUGS (P).
  • Solution: (Q).
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  • Add TROLLEY MANUAL (R). Play HOP.
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  • Take BROKEN HEDGE TRIMMER (S).
  • Take SCREW (T).
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  • SCREW to BROKEN HEDGE TRIMMER; receive HEDGE TRIMMER.
  • Use HEDGE TRIMMER (U); take LANTERN.
  • PARAFFIN OIL and TASSEL from LANTERN.
  • Use TASSEL (V); receive GREASE.
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  • Use GREASE (W); open panels.
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  • Solution: (X).
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  • Solution: (Y).
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  • Solution: (Z).
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  • Solution: (A).
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  • Solution: (B).
  • Enter Main Hall.
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  • Take CLOCK HAND (C).
  • Pull (D).
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  • EMPTY LIGHTER from PURSE.
  • PARAFFIN OIL on EMTPY LIGHTER; receive LIGHTER.
  • Use LIGHTER (E). Take HAIR PIN and DRAWING OF A HOUSE.
  • Move down.
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  • Examine (F). Insert CLOCK HAND and HAIR PIN.
  • Rotate pins to match screenshot (G). Take PADLOCK, then GLOVES.
  • Enter Main Hall.
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  • Use GLOVES (H); take RIFLE CLASP.
  • Use PADLOCK (I).
  • Lift (J).
  • Move forward.
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  • Use Signet (K). Solution.
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  • Insert RIFLE CLASP (L); take HORN.
  • Take DRAWING OF DOCTORS (M).
  • Add HORN (N).
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  • Solution: (O).
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  • Solution: D-E-C; A-B-C-D; C-E-B-D-A (P).
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  • DRAWING OF A HOUSE and DRAWING OF DOCTORS on CHILD ALBUM.
  • Use CHILD ALBUM (Q). Play HOP; receive COOKIE TIN.
  • Open COOKIE TIN; take SCOBS and DOLL. Receive EMPTY BOX.
  • Use EMPTY BOX (R); receive COAL.
  • Take SUGAR TONGS (S).
  • Move down.
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  • Use SUGAR TONGS (T); take GLUE.
  • Move forward.
  • Add GLUE (U).
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  • Solution: (V). Take VASE.
  • Return to Residence Courtyard.
  • Use VASE (W); take VASE WITH WATER.
  • Enter Main Hall.
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  • Open (X). Add COAL, SCOBS, then use LIGHTER. Pour VASE WITH WATER.
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  • Solution: (Y).
Scarlett Mysteries: Cursed Child
  • Solution: (Z).
Scarlett Mysteries: Cursed Child
  • Solution: (A).

Chapter 2: The Annex

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  • Take KNIFE (B) and FORK.
  • Take BENT KEY (C).
  • Go (D).
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  • Take LOCKER SEAL (E).
  • Move down.
  • Add LOCKER SEAL (F); then BENT KEY.
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  • Solution: (G). Receive GUEST ROOM KEY.
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  • Insert GUEST ROOM KEY (H).
  • Play HOP (I); receive WALKING STICK.
  • Go to Rooftop Ropeway.
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  • FORK on WALKING STICK; remove vial; take WALKING STICK and ECTOPLASM.
  • Use WALKING STICK (J); take WRENCH.
  • Move down.
  • Use WRENCH two times (K); receive CART WHEEL.
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  • Push (L).
  • Use LIGHTER (M). Open; take MIRROR. Move; take CONVEYOR BELT.
  • Go to Rooftop Ropeway.
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  • Use KNIFE (N). Remove. Add CART WHEEL and CONVEYOR BELT. Adjust belt. Pull lever.
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  • Press (O).
  • Open (P).
  • Enter (Q).
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  • Use WALKING STICK (R).
  • Solution: Screenshots are an example on how to move cursor (S).
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  • Take PINCERS (T).
  • Open (U). Take MEASURE.
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  • Use PINCERS (V); take PLANKS 2/4. Use MIRROR, then MEASURE. Examine. Lift.
  • Move forward.
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  • Use Signet (W). Solution.
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  • Take SLIDE 1/2 (X).
  • Go (Y).
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  • Open (Z). Take BULB.
  • Take HIP FLASK (A) and PLANKS 3/4. Read.
  • Move down.
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  • Take PLANKS 4/4 (B). Use HIP FLASK; take ACID.
  • Move down.
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  • Use ACID (C). Take SPEAKER. Open; take ADHESIVE TAPE.
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  • Add PLANKS (D). Examine; take SIGIL 1/2.
  • Move forward.
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  • Use ADHESIVE TAPE (E); receive GRAPHITE TAPE.
  • Go to Archive.
  • Add GRAPHITE TAPE (F). Read; take SLIDES 2/2.
  • Move down.
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  • Open (G); remove. Add BULB, then SLIDES. Play HOP; receive SANCTUARY BLUEPRINTS.
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  • Add SANCTUARY BLUEPRINTS (H). Push buttons; remove top; add DOLL. Take SOUND CYLINDER.
  • Go to Archive.
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  • Add SPEAKER (I) and SOUND CYLINDER. Press. Receive DRAWER NUMBER.
  • Add DRAWER NUMBER (J). Open; take CAMERA.
  • Move down.
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  • SIGIL 2/2 from CAMERA.
  • Add SIGILS (K).
  • Go (L).

Chapter 3: Iris

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  • Take WINDOW HANDLE (M).
  • Insert WINDOW HANDLE (N); turn; take ROUNDED GLASS.
  • Open (O); enter.
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  • Take FEEDER (P).
  • Take MAGNIFIER (Q).
  • Examine (R); take CHEMICALS LIST.
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  • Open (S). Take ROLLER KNIFE. Add CHEMICALS LIST. Add FEEDER; take CHEMICALS 1/3-3/3.
  • Move down.
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  • Turn over (T). Remove tape; use ROLLER KNIFE; take PHOTOGRAPHIC PAPER.
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  • ROUNDED GLASS on MAGNIFIER.
  • Use MAGNIFIER (U); note symbols. Examine. Press symbols: Ax2-Bx2-A. Take BROOCH.
  • Enter Dark Room.
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  • Examine (V). Use BROOCH. Examine; take SCREWDRIVER and TWEEZERS.
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  • SCREWDRIVER on CAMERA; take NEGATIVE.
  • Add PHOTOGRAPHIC PAPER (W). Lift lever; insert NEGATIVE. Adjust focus: Ax3. Set timer. Press button. Take CONTACT PRINT.
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  • Add CHEMICALS (X), TWEEZERS, ECTOPLASM and CONTACT PRINT.
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  • Remove cap (Y); pour ectoplasm into brown bottle.
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  • Solution: (C-B)-(B-A)-(B-F), (D-B)-(B-A)-(A-I)-(B-A)-(B-G); (E-A)-(A-B)-(E-A)-(A-B)-(B-H) (Z).
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  • Use tweezers (A) to pick up contact sheet.
  • Use Signet (B). Solution.
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  • Take SMALL SPOON (C) and NEWSPAPER.
  • Add NEWSPAPER (D).
  • Insert SMALL SPOON (E).
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  • Pull (F); take IRIS KEY.
  • Insert IRIS KEY (G).
  • Enter.
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  • Play HOP (H); receive CRANK.
  • Take HAIRBRUSH (I) and NEEDLE AND THREAD.
  • Move bears (J); take BANDAGES.
  • Move down.
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  • Take STORM MATCHES (K) and CANE. Insert CRANK; take LOCK OF BRIDGET’S HAIR.
  • Open CANE; take BAG KEY.
  • Take BROKEN DOLL (L). Use BAG KEY; take BROKEN CAMERA and HERBS. Read.
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  • Use STORM MATCHES (M). Add HERBS, then BANDAGES. Take CURE.
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  • Place CURE (N); receive EMPTY VIAL.
  • Offer BROKEN CAMERA (O).
  • Enter Iris’s Bedroom.
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  • LOCK OF IRIS’S HAIR from HAIRBRUSH.
  • LOCK OF IRIS’S HAIR and LOCK OF BRIDGET’S HAIR on BROKEN DOLL; use NEEDLE AND THREAD.
  • Solution: (P). Receive SPIRITIST DOLL.
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  • Offer SPIRITIST DOLL (Q).
  • Use EMPTY VIAL (R); receive ECTOPLASM SAMPLE.
  • Insert ECTOPLASM SAMPLE into CANE; receive SPIRITIST’S CANE.
  • Move down.
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  • Take CAMERA (S).
  • Enter Iris’s Bedroom.
  • Use CAMERA (T).
  • Examine (U). Play HOP.

Chapter 4: The Ghost Dog

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  • Take STRAW HAT (V) and SCARF.
  • Take GOGGLES (W).
  • Use STRAW HAT (X); take BOTA BAG.
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  • SCARF and BOTA BAG on GOGGLES.
  • Take BRANCH (Y).
  • Insert BRANCH (Z); take HATCHET.
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  • Use HATCHET (A); open.
  • Go (B).
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  • Examine (C). Remove flowers; take VASE.
  • Take GARDEN HOSE (D). Place VASE; take VASE FULL OF WATER.
  • Go (E).
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  • Take GRIP (F).
  • Take RAKE (G).
  • Return to Greenhouse.
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  • Use VASE FULL OF WATER (H).
  • Play HOP (I); receive IRISES.
  • Add GRIP (J); take GOBLET WITH CREST and SHED KNOCKER.
  • Move forward.
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  • Use RAKE (K). Take MEDALLION.
  • Move forward.
  • Examine (L). Add SHED KNOCKER. Open. Take SHOVEL.
  • Move down.
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  • Open MEDALLION.
  • Place GOBLET WITH CREST (M), MEDALLION and IRISES.
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  • Use Signet (N). Solution.
  • Use SHOVEL (O); take DOG TOY.
  • Move forward.
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  • Throw DOG TOY (P); take PUMP.
  • Use PUMP (Q).
  • Move forward.
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  • Solution: (R).
Scarlett Mysteries: Cursed Child
  • Solution: (S).

Chapter 5: The Factory

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  • Take DRILL (T).
  • Take TAP (U).
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  • Take CROWBAR (V). Add TAP and GARDEN HOSE. Turn dial to 9.
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  • Use DRILL (W). Remove window. Enter Production Hall.
  • Examine (X). Take JAR.
  • Move forward.
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  • Take STATUETTE (Y). Examine.
  • Take BLUNT RAZOR (Z).
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  • Use CROWBAR (A). Take PUNCHER. Use BLUNT RAZOR. Receive RAZOR.
  • Move down.
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  • Take PUNCH CARD (B). Use RAZOR; receive TWINE.
  • Move stones (C); take ELEVATOR GEAR 1/2. Place STATUETTE; take JACK.
  • Use JACK (D). Take OIL.
  • Move down.
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  • PUNCHER on PUNCH CARD.
  • Add PUNCH CARD (E); take PIPE and MATCHES.
  • Return to Locker Room.
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  • Lift lid from JAR; add OIL, TWINE, then MATCHES. Receive OIL LAMP.
  • Use OIL LAMP (F). Play HOP; receive TONGS.
  • Move down.
  • Remove panel (G); use TONGS. Take POST TUBE.
  • Move forward.
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  • Examine POST TUBE.
  • Solution: Adjust in following order: A-B-C-D (H). Lift panels; take SAFE CIPHER.
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  • Add SAFE CIPHER (I). Adjust dials to 6-4-1. Take VAULT KEY.
  • Move down.
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  • Examine (J). Lift window. Insert VAULT KEY.
  • Solution: Press center button to reset (K).
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  • Lift panel (L).
  • Solution: Press amulet to reveal more markings (M).
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  • Play HOP (N); receive DIARY.
  • Take IRON (O).
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  • Take PLUNGER (P). Open; use PIPE; receive SODA.
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  • POSTCARD from DIARY.
  • Place POSTCARD (Q), then separate.
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  • Use Signet (R). Solution.
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  • Add SODA (S), then IRON. Take POSTCARD.
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  • POSTCARD on DIARY.
  • Solution: (T). Open Diary; examine.
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  • Take BROKEN FAN (U).
  • Take EMPTY CENSER (V).
  • Take INCENSE (W).
  • Move forward.
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  • Open EMPTY CENSER; take FAN PANEL 1/3. Add INCENSE; receive CENSER.
  • Take SMALL HOE (X). Use CENSER; take BLUEBERRIES.
  • Move forward.
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  • Play HOP (Y); receive BOX KEY.
  • Take STOOL (Z). Use SMALL HOE; take POPPY.
  • Use BOX KEY (A); open latches; take FISHING LURE and TOOLKIT.
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  • Offer TOOLKIT (B).
  • Examine (C). Move gears.
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  • Solution: (D).
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  • Solution: (E).
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  • Take GARDENING KNIFE (F).
  • Return to Greenhouse.
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  • Use STOOL (G); take MINT.
  • Use GARDENING KNIFE (H); take BONE.
  • Move forward.
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  • Throw BONE (I).
  • Take FAN PANELS 2/3 (J). Use SMALL HOE; take LAVENDER.
  • Take IRIS (K). Use FISHING LURE; take FAN PANELS 3/3.
  • Move down.
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  • Add BLUEBERRIES (L), POPPY, LAVENDER, MINT and IRIS.
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  • Solution: (A-F)-(E-F)-(C-F); stir (use spoon to change color of the water). (B-F)-(D-F)-(C-F); stir. (B-F)-(C-F)-(E-F); stir (M). Take MIXTURE.
  • Go to Orchard.
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  • FAN PANELS on BROKEN FAN; receive FAN.
  • Pour MIXTURE (N). Use FAN.
  • Receive INSTRUCTIONS.

Chapter 6: The Sanctuary

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  • Take BED WARMER (O).
  • INSTRUCTIONS on BED WARMER; take BED WARMER WITH INSTRUCTIONS.
  • Play HOP (P); receive MYRHH.
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  • Open (Q); use tongs on coals; take TONGS WITH COAL.
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  • MYRHH and TONGS WITH COAL on BED WARMER WITH INSTRUCTIONS; close; receive INCENSE.
  • Offer INCENSE (R).
  • Return to Locker Room.
  • Use PLUNGER (S); take ELEVATOR GEARS 2/2.
  • Move down.
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  • Add ELEVATOR GEARS (T).
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  • Take HELMET (U).
  • Move stones (V); take COAL SHOVEL.
  • Use COAL SHOVEL (W); take CUFFLINK.
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  • Remove clasp (X); add CUFFLINK; move items; take SHOWER CAP. Open; take SODA.
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  • Turn over HELMET; remove head part; add SHOWER CAP. Receive STRAINER.
  • Use STRAINER (Y), then use coal shovel; examine.
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  • Go (Z).
  • Examine (A).
  • Take DUSTPAN (B).
  • Move forward.
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  • Take MAGNET (C).
  • Take HACKSAW (D).
  • Unbutton (E); open; take ICE PICK.
  • Move down.
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  • Use MAGNET (F); take TOOL BOX KEY.
  • Use ICE PICK (G), then TOOL BOX KEY. Lift latches; open; take POCKET KNIFE and HAMMER.
  • Move forward.
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  • Use HAMMER (H); receive BROKEN HAMMER.
  • Play HOP (I); receive EMPTY BLOWTORCH.
  • Move down.
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  • HACKSAW on BROKEN HAMMER; take STICK and HAMMER HEAD.
  • Use DUSTPAN (J); receive IRON FILINGS. Add HAMMER HEAD. Take CAN.
  • Take GEAR FORM (K). Place CAN; turn tap; take KEROSENE.
  • Move forward.
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  • KEROSENE on EMPTY BLOWTORCH; receive BLOWTORCH.
  • POCKET KNIFE on SODA.
  • Add IRON FILINGS (L), then BLOWTORCH. Place GEAR FORM. Pour. Add STICK, then pour SODA. Take CAULDRON KEY.
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  • Insert CAULDRON KEY (M). Take necklace (press two times). Examine.
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  • Solution: (N). Take PRESENT.
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  • Unwrap PRESENT; receive NECKLACE.
  • Add NECKLACE (O).
  • Take MUSICAL NOTE 1/3 (P).
  • Take HANDLE (Q).
  • Go upstairs.
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  • Take MUSICAL NOTES 2/3 (R). Add HANDLE; take NAIL FILE.
  • Take MUSICAL NOTES 3/3 (S). Open; use NAIL FILE; take SCORE FOLDER.
  • Move down.
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  • Open (T); add SCORE FOLDER. Take scores in order shown; receive ETUDE.
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  • Add MUSICAL NOTES (U); press notes. Add ETUDE.
Scarlett Mysteries: Cursed Child
  • Solution: E-Cx2-D-Bx2-A-C-E; E-Cx2-D-Bx2-A-C-A (V).
  • Go upstairs.
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  • Play HOP (W); receive CABINET KEY.
  • Insert CABINET KEY (X); take FILES.
  • Show FILES (Y).
  • Move down.
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  • Wake Iris (Z).
  • Move down.
  • CLASP from BROKEN NECKLACE.
  • Use CLASP (A). Take WIRES.
  • Add WIRES (B).
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  • Solution: (C).
Scarlett Mysteries: Cursed Child
  • Go (D).
  • Congratulations! You’ve completed Scarlett Mysteries: Cursed Child.

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