Dark Tales: Edgar Allan Poe's The Masque of the Red Death: Chapter Three: Destroying Evidence

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.


  • Click the door; insert the ornament and click it.
  • Enter the doorway.



  • Speak to the man.
  • Collect the poker.
  • Click the desk and collect the 2 / 3 puzzle pieces.
  • Click the compartment and collect the 2 / 3 flowers.
  • Collect the butterfly with the crystal glass.
  • Click the sofa and then click the pillow; collect the emblem.
  • Click the chandelier and insert the crystal cluster; collect the 1 / 3 bells.
  • Move down once.



  • Click the stairs.
  • Select the poker to open the crack.
  • Collect the magnifier handle.
  • Move down once.


Left Statue

  • Click the left statue.
  • Give the frog the butterfly and collect the handle.
  • Move down 2 times.



  • Click the well and attach the handle to it.
  • Click the handle and collect the bucket of water.
  • Click the hidden objects area.





  • Find the objects based on the silhouettes.
  • Collect the wheel, the brush and the crowbar.
  • Attach the wheel to the ladder.
  • Collect the canvas.
  • Move the ladder aside.
  • Select the brush and use it to clear the cobwebs.
  • Click the panel behind the cobwebs using the crowbar and collect the sun.
  • Insert the sun into the niche.
  • Insert the canvas into the frame; collect the picture.
  • Place the picture onto the wall.
  • Collect the moon.
  • Attach the moon to the sun.
  • Click the chest; collect the puzzle piece.
  • Move ahead 4 times.



  • Click the center door and insert the emblem.
  • Click the door on the right and insert the 3 puzzle pieces.
  • Click the hidden objects area.



  • Find the listed items.
  • Collect the 4 tulips and place them into the vase; collect the tulips.
  • Select the candle and use it to light the lamp; collect the lantern.
  • Collect the strings and attach them to the guitar; collect the guitar.
  • Select the arrow and place it into the crossbow; collect the crossbow.
  • Collect the 2 / 3 bells.
  • Move down once and go left.



  • Click the fireplace.
  • Select the bucket of water and pour it over the flames.
  • Click the letter two times; collect the note.
  • Insert the ruby.
  • Play the mini-game.
  • Solve the puzzle by clicking the hands as follows:
  • C – A – B – D – E
  • Collect the red lens.



  • Click the desk and place down the magnifier lens.
  • Insert the red lens into the magnifier handle; collect the infrared lens.
  • Click the fireplace and click the letter.
  • Move the infrared lens over the symbol; collect the letter.
  • Move down once and go forward.


Door Game

  • Click the door in the right.
  • Play the mini-game.
  • Click the buttons in A-B-C order.
  • Move to the right.



  • Click the barrel; collect the cannonball.
  • Click the right bust and insert the cockade; collect the Napoleon bust and the lock part.
  • Click the floor.
  • Use the poker to lift the cover and collect the brush.
  • Click the cannon then click the box; collect the 3 / 3 flower.
  • Click the left bust; insert the 3 flowers and collect the Josephine bust.
  • Collect the lock part and insert the Napoleon bust where Josephine used to be.
  • Click the right compartment; insert the Josephine bust where Napoleon used to be.
  • Click the wall and collect the portrait and the note.
  • Move to the left.



  • You will earn the sphere of guilt.
  • Click the chair and collect the wrench and the 2 files.
  • Collect the hat pin, the 2 / 2 knight pictures and the candle.
  • Move down once.



  • Click the knight and place down the 2 knight pictures.
  • Play the mini-game.
  • Solve this puzzle by assembling the knight as shown in the diagram.
  • Move down once.