Dark Tales: Edgar Allan Poe's The Masque of the Red Death: Bonus Chapter

Our Dark Tales: Edgar Allan Poe's The Masque of the Red Death Walkthrough contains all the cheats, hints, and tips you need to solve this troublesome mystery and discover who the real villain is in this tiny French hamlet. Rely on our easy-to-understand, chapter-by-chapter instructions, comprehensive puzzle solutions, and custom screenshots marked with all key item locations to learn the true nature of the mayor and the man in the red mask who stalks him.


  • Speak to Dupin.



  • Click the canopy and then click the fold.
  • Collect the weight and the leather belt.
  • Click the cabinet 2 times; collect the chest key and the hook.
  • Click the chest underneath the bed and insert the chest key.
  • Collect the abrasive paste, the note and the rusty blade.



  • Click the window sill and place the abrasive paste down along with the leather belt and the rusty blade.
  • Smear the abrasive paste onto the leather belt and sharpen the rusty blade on the belt; collect the sharp blade.
  • Use the sharp blade to cut the curtain; collect the curtain pieces.
  • Attach the curtain pieces to the window.
  • Go forward.



  • Click the wall.
  • Use the sharp blade to remove the leaves.
  • Collect the candle holder.
  • Move to the right.



  • Speak to the man.
  • Click the barrel and collect the glue and the metal strips.
  • Click the hidden objects area.



  • Find the listed items.
  • Pour the watering can onto the gem; collect the brilliant gem.
  • Click the sunflower; collect the ball.
  • Collect the knight statue.



  • Click the table.
  • Collect the bag, the cannon ball and the trowel.
  • Click the candles.
  • Use the candleholder to pick up the candle; collect the candle.
  • Move down one time.



  • Click the wall.
  • Attach the bag to the hook.
  • Use the trowel to loosen the stone; collect the heavy weight.



  • Click the gate.
  • Attach the hook and the metal strips to the gate.
  • Attach the heavy weight to the chain.
  • Click the gate mechanism and place down the knight statue and the weight.
  • Play the mini-game.


Knight Game

  • Move the knight to the lever.
  • Solve using the following sequence:
  • (B, 1) (B, 3) (B, 4) (A, 3) (B, 5) (B, 7) (A, 5) (B, 8) (A, 7)



  • Click the cannon 2 times and insert the cannonball.
  • Click it once more and collect the ramrod.
  • Move ahead.



  • Use the ramrod to collect the bucket.
  • Click the balloon; collect the wire cutters.
  • Click the hut; collect the crowbar and the note.
  • Move into the hut.



  • Click the desk.
  • Use the crowbar to open the drawer.
  • Collect the 1 / 3 slider, the hexagonal key and the drawer handle.



  • Click the shelf.
  • Use the trowel to remove the wax.
  • Collect the 2 / 3 sliders, the book, and the carafe.
  • Click the chair.
  • Select the wire cutters and use them to cut the spring; collect the spring.
  • Move to the right.



  • Click the window sill; attach the drawer handle.
  • Click the drawer and collect the scissors and the seahorse head.
  • Click the bed and then click the mattress.
  • Collect the triangle key and the 3 / 3 sliders.



  • Click the carpet twice and insert the 3 sliders.
  • Move the sliders correctly and click the compartments open.
  • Collect the ampule A, the instructions.
  • Move down 3 times and move to the right.
  • Click the hidden objects area.



  • Find the listed items.
  • Click the hay; collect the screwdriver.
  • Select the rag and clean the horseshoe; collect the horseshoe.
  • Collect the bellows.



  • Click the barrel.
  • Place the carafe into the barrel; collect the fuel
  • Move down and go forward.



  • Click the balloon.
  • Attach the instructions to the torn paper.
  • Place the candle, the bellows and the fuel down.
  • Pour the fuel into the funnel and light the fuse using the candle.
  • Stoke the coals using the bellows.
  • Move up with the balloon.



  • Click the pipes and insert the triangle key.
  • Click it 2 times and insert the hexagonal key and click it 2 times.
  • Collect the metal balls and the lever.
  • Click the fence and insert the lever.
  • Attach the spring to the lever.
  • Pour the glue onto the lever and click it; collect the rapier hilt.
  • Collect the list and the gear.



  • Click the door and insert the metal balls.
  • A mini-game will trigger.
  • Move the ball halves to the color matched spots.
  • Move into the castle.



  • Speak to the man.
  • Click the sofa and click the pillow.
  • Collect the brush, the square key and the note.
  • Move down once.



  • Click the pipes; insert the square key.
  • Click it once and click the cover; collect the empty flask.
  • Move into the castle and move to the left.



  • Click the seahorse.
  • Attach the seahorse head and body; collect the blue billiard ball.
  • Click the rapier and attach the rapier hilt to it.
  • Click the box.
  • Use the brush to clear away the soil; collect the fishing line.
  • Move down 2 times.



  • Click the globe and insert the list.
  • Play the mini-game.
  • Click the buttons as follows to solve the game.
  • B: 3x’s – A - B: 3x’s – A – B – A – B: 5x’s – A: 2x’s
  • Collect the compass arrow.
  • Move into the castle and go left.



  • Click the billiard table and lay down the compass arrow.
  • Collect the rivet.
  • Click the rapier and attach the rivet to it.
  • Collect the rapier.
  • Click the fish and use the rapier to cut the rope.
  • Collect the Chinese coins.
  • Move down once.


Fishing Line

  • Click the table and place the fishing line and the Chinese coins down.
  • Attach the 6 coins to the fishing line and collect the weighted fishing line.
  • Attach the weighted fishing line to the device and click the wheel.
  • Collect the hairpin.
  • Click the hidden objects area.



  • Find the listed items.
  • Fold the paper; collect the origami.
  • Collect the 1 / 2 of the clothespin and attach it to the other half; collect the clothespin.
  • Select the pencil and use it on the paper; collect the light bulb.
  • Collect the bandage.
  • Move upstairs.
  • Click the hidden objects area.



  • Find the listed items.
  • Insert the key into the box; collect the bracelet.
  • Select the cup and pour it into the pot; collect the flower.
  • Collect the red billiard ball.



  • Click the mirror; collect the ink and the cotton ball.
  • Click the cabinet; collect the ladder and the iodine.
  • Click the clock and use the hairpin to unlock it.
  • Click the glass enclosure and collect the metal tube.
  • Move down once.



  • Click the man.
  • Select the scissors to cut the shirt.
  • Pour the iodine onto the wound; place the cotton ball onto it and tie the bandage onto the wound.
  • Attach the gear to the device; collect the wooden wheel.
  • Click the hidden objects area.



  • Find the listed items.
  • Click the top half of the globe and place it onto the bottom half; collect the globe.
  • Collect the screwdriver, loosen the screw with it and collect the screw.
  • Click the rope and collect the knot.
  • Collect the monkey wrench part.
  • Move to the left.


Billiard Balls

  • Click the door.
  • Insert the blue and red billiard balls and the wooden wheel.
  • A mini-game will trigger.
  • Click the buttons as follows to solve the game.
  • B – B -8 – 7 – 6 – 5 – C – A –A – 2 – 3 – 4 – 5 –C – B – B – B- 7 – D – 2 – 3 – 4 -5 –C –A – A
  • Move to the left.



  • Place the ladder down.
  • Click the lamp; collect the hectograph handle.
  • Click the blackboard.
  • Collect the glass cutter, the formula and the ampule B.
  • Click the pipe 2 times.
  • Attach the monkey wrench parts and collect the wrench.
  • Move ahead.



  • Click the sink; collect the test tubes and the pliers.
  • Click the table; collect the indicator strips and the reagent.
  • Move down 3 times and move upstairs.



  • Click the mirror.
  • Select the glass cutter and use it to cut the mirror.
  • Collect the glycerin.
  • Move down once, turn left and go forward.



  • Click the drain.
  • Use the wrench to remove the bolt.
  • Collect the dirty hectograph base using the pliers.
  • Select the bucket to remove the water from the drain.
  • Collect the key.
  • Move down 2 times and move upstairs.



  • Click the cabinet and insert the key.
  • Collect the gelatin and the note.
  • Click the hidden objects area.



  • Find the listed items.
  • Select the needles and connect them to the yarn; collect the scarf.
  • Select the paintbrush and dip it into the paint can; collect the spilled paint.
  • Collect the printing paper.
  • Move down once, go left and move ahead 2 times.



  • Click the sink.
  • Place the dirty hectograph base onto the sink.
  • Click the handle and collect the hectograph base.
  • Click the device; place the test tube into it.
  • Click the table and place the hectograph base onto it.
  • Insert the printing paper and connect the hectograph handle.
  • Place the metal tube into the hectograph.
  • Click the hectograph handle.



  • Click the table.
  • Pour the ink, glycerin and the gelatin into the hectograph.
  • Click the sink and then click the handle.
  • Place the empty flask under the faucet; collect the flask of water.
  • Click the device and pour the flask of water into the glass cylinder.
  • Pour the reagent into both glass cylinders.
  • Pour Ampule B into the 2nd cylinder and Ampule A into the 1st cylinder.
  • Insert the indicator strips into both cylinders.
  • Click the handle.
  • Collect the formula.


Table 2

  • Click the hectograph 2 times.
  • Play the mini-game.
  • Solve the puzzle by clicking the buttons as follows:
  • A – D: 2x’s – F – A – B – E: 2x’s – B – C
  • Congratulations! You have successfully completed Dark Tales: Edgar Allan Poe’s The Masque of the Red Death Collector’s Edition.