Noctropolis

Noctropolis

Year:  1994

Genre:  Horror

Links:  GOG, Moby Games, Adventure Gamers, Steam


Bookstore

Open the door at the back of the bookstore and go through to the office. Look at the letter on the desk, then take it. Now get the comic from on the footstool and read through it. Return through the door to the bookstore, and talk to the person through the front door (options 2, 1, 4). Take the package, then use the silver token.

Main Street

Talk to the newspaper vendor (options 1, 2, 1, 2) and offer him the comic. Now ask him about everything, before travelling to the cathedral.

Cathedral

Pick up the wire from the ground next to the left pillar, and take the loose spire from the left side of the fence. Open the access panel at the base of the right pillar. Use the wire and then the fence spire, then head inside. Go into the confessional booth and open the window to talk to Father Desmond (options 2, 2, 1, 1, 1, 1, 1). Now ask him about everything before travelling again.

Main Street

Enter the Hall of Records and talk to the clerk (options 1, 1, 1, 1). Use the jawbone when prompted, then continue to ask the clerk about everything else. Now head to your new location.

Mausoleum

Open the side gate on the right, then open the door behind it and go inside. Look at the note on the coffin. Move the nearest body on the table and take the key that is revealed. Use this, and you will open a coffin - get inside and you will end up down in a crypt. After your encounter with the Succubus (it doesn't matter what you say) you have 8 minutes to save yourself. Move the large statue on the back wall, then go down through the opening beneath the altar. Move the pillow and look at the diary. Get the spear from the statue on the right and use it, then go through the new opening to the left. Keep moving quickly to travel back to the cathedral.

Cathedral

Go inside and pick up the chalice. Get some holy water from the fountain to the right. Now move the pillow on the floor and pick up the detonator. Pick up the middle statue beneath the altar, and the Succubus will reappear. Wait until Stiletto arrives, then quickly use your holy water. You will automatically be taken to a new location.

Shadowlair

Talk to Stiletto (options 2, 2, 2, 2, 4, 2, 2, 3). Ask her about everything, then open the panel in the far right column and take out the Darksheer costume. Open the smaller panel in the column just right of the fountain and take the book and the Noctroglyph.

Sunspire Tower

Talk to the guard (options 1, 1). Examine the truck (to learn about the Greenhouse), then talk to Stiletto to get her to distract the guard. Go through the fence and pick up the glass cutter in the next area. Move the bricks from the lift, then move the motor on the left end of the lift to raise it up. Grab a glass shard from the bucket, then move the lift back down and leave.

Main Street

Talk to the clerk (option 1) and ask him about the Greenhouse.

Cygnus Construction

Go inside and talk to Wanda the receptionist (options 2, 1, 2, 1). Pick up the blue elevator pass from the floor, then go through the door on the right. Talk to Leon, then talk to Stiletto. Move the red switch to turn on the air conditioner, then go back through the door and talk to Wanda again (option 1). Go through the left door and talk to Sam Jenkins (options 1, 1, 1, 2, 2). Go back out and talk to Wanda yet again, then head to the elevator and use the elevator pass. Talk to Ms Shoto. Exit and use the elevator pass again to return to the lobby.

Central Park Greenhouse

Go to the truck and take a bag of seeds and the Quickgrow solution. Back out from the truck and use your glass cutter, then go inside. After your encounter with Greenthumb (it doesn't matter what you say) you have 3 minutes to save yourself. Use your Liquidark grenade, then go to Stiletto to take her outside. Pick up the poster next to the right tree, then quickly travel.

Shadowlair

Get into the Liquidark pool to save yourself.

Main Street

Talk to the clerk (option 1) and ask him about the Opera House.

Opera House

Go to the entrance and talk to Tophat when given the opportunity, then leave again.

Observatory

Use your Noctroglyph, then go to the entrance. Use your sack of seeds, then go through the opening. Save your game here. Avoiding the searchlights, pick up the screwdriver and the oilcan, then get on to the lift to go up. Pick up the logbook from here, then use your oilcan and screwdriver to open the panel. Take the lens from inside. Go back down in the lift. Save your game again, then make your way back across the floor to the exit.

Opera House

Go to the entrance and talk to Tophat; you will end up with 7 minutes to save yourself. Talk to the old man and he will free you. Quickly travel again.

Shadowlair

Get into the Liquidark pool to save yourself.

Opera House

Go inside and pick up a brick from the pile. Pick up the throwing knives. Try to move the trapdoor, then use your brick. Take the jewelry and make-up kit from the table. Move the costumes, then open the door and go through. Pick up the screwdriver from on top of the boiler pipe, then use it on the door. Move the water valve and take the hose, then go through the new door. Talk to the gang (options 2, 3, 1, 2) and give them the throwing knives. Keep talking to them (options 2, 3) and now give them the jewelry. Go back through the 2 doors, then move the switch.

Main Street

Talk to the newspaper vendor (option 2) and ask about the butcher.

Butcher Shop

Talk to the butcher (options 3, 2, 1, 1) and trade him your newspaper for a sausage. Go to the freezer on the left. Pick up a meat hook, then move 2 carcasses so you can go down a ladder. After your encounter with the Master Macabre (it doesn't matter what you say) you have 18 minutes to save yourself. Move the acid bottle near your right foot and it will dissolve the wheel brakes on Stiletto's table. Move the tray near your left foot and it will propel Stiletto off her table. Take a beaker from the shelves on the right, then go through the door (you'll have to do this twice as the first time Stiletto just ends up stabbing Master Macabre). Get some acid from the left (you will automatically use your beaker). Open the door to the right and go through the door.

Continue through the fan to the next room. Use your shard of glass and you will cut yourself a section of rope. Pick up the small valve wheel at the bottom of the junk pile on the left. Go back through the fan and use your rope, then go through the opening. Use your acid in the sewer room, then go over to the next doorway. Go through the closest doorway and pick up the re-bar from the ground, then go back and use the re-bar to make the catwalk safe. Go through the doorway to the far left, and use your valve wheel. Return right and go through the middle door from the catwalk. Now you can head down the large pipe on the right side, then to the glowing area at the back of this room.

Talk to the creature (options 1, 3, 1) and offer him the makeup kit, then continue talking (options 2, 2). Now solve the puzzle door:

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Numbering the circles as shown above, click on them in this order: 7, 2, 6, 3, 8, 5, 2, 8, 4, 1, 7. Now click on the remaining blue circle at the bottom to open the door.

Shadowlair

Get into the Liquidark pool to save yourself. You will automatically end up at the next location.

Drealmer's Fun Park

Pick up the can of paint from the left, then go up the stairs. Enter the clown's mouth and take the dental pick, then leave again. Go to the door frame to return outside. Use the dental pick, then go through the door to the left into Jack's Antiques. Take a match from the pile, then return outside and up the stairs again. Now head through the door at the base of the tower. Pick up the oil lamp from the ground, before leaving again. Move the scroll hanging next to the clown's eye, then go through the new door. Use your match here, then pick up the egg sack and a piece of web. Leave this area, then enter the tower again and use the egg sack to kill the demon. Take the diamond and leave, then go through the door frame to head outside.

Use the diamond, then move the pepper shaker and pick up some pepper. Go back outside, then up the stairs and into the clown's mouth. Use the pepper here and take the paint brush, then exit. Use the paint brush to paint a new door and head through it. Use the web and climb to the top of the tower. Move the small runner on top of the chair, then take the key and go through the door. Talk to Drealmer and you will automatically arrive back at the Shadowlair.

Shadowlair

Talk to Stiletto.

Cygnus Construction

Go inside and go to the elevator, then use the elevator pass. Talk to Ms Shoto (options 1, 1, 2, 1, 3). Return to the elevator and use the elevator pass again. Use the revolving doors to go outside. Take an iron shaft from around the base of the lamp post and use it to pry up the manhole cover. Go down. Pick up 3 broken chair pieces. Open the furnace and use the broken chair pieces, then head down through the new entrance. Talk to Whisperman (options, 3, 1, 2, 2, 1, 1). Go into the water, then go up the ladder and into the building. Go to the elevator and use the log book. Use your meat hook here to slide to the next building.

Sunspire Tower

Pick up the duct tape and the rope, then go upstairs. Get the broom from here, then continue upstairs. Use your sausage to tie it to the rope, then use the combination. Now use your duct tape, then use the broom and hook. Talk to Lumisheer, then use your gold token.