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Help With Secrets of Mysterious Island Puzzle

11-29-2009, 02:51 PM
Joined: Oct 2009
Posts: 300
Help With Secrets of Mysterious Island Puzzle

I can't for the life of me figure out which way the tiles go once you put them in that device on the beach. I have the walk through and it still makes zero sense. Has anyone gotten this far? I'm stuck until I can do this. Grrr
12-05-2009, 07:58 PM
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 17
It's kinda tricky.

There are two sets. A set of 6 that go along the top and right. The set of 9 goes in the other spots.

Basically its addition art (like addition tables). A row and column add up to form a cell.

For example:
You have a vertical line somewhere on the top row and a horizental line somewhere on the right column. Where these two join/intersect they make a +.

It took me like 20 minutes to get it right.

I'm now stuck on the part where you're supposed to make a picture with blue paint.
12-05-2009, 08:01 PM
Joined: Aug 2009
Posts: 17
Here's the solution if you're still stuck (you might need to save it to Paint and then rotate the image so it'll match the one on the iPod):

12-08-2009, 09:04 PM
I can't figure it out either.... stuck. an anyone help?
08-04-2010, 08:33 PM
Joined: Jan 2010
Posts: 137
I've found this game impossible without a walkthrough. Also, sometimes when I pull apart combined items - like the fire, I'm left with ? marks and not the actual icons of the items.

I'm about 3/4 way through and for some reason the game is crashing lots. It's also lagging in response when i touch forward on my arrows.

Oh and can someone please help me with "jep the painter" bit. I've given the paint to the other monkey, and I gather I'm supposed to "paint" but there ain't no hand or touch target to do that anywhere, so essentially I'm stuck...even with the walkthrough.

It seems really buggy right now?