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    THE LOST CITY
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    Android/iPhone Walkthrough
    
    Copyright March 2012 by REASON
    
    03/22/2012 7:31 am
    
    Version 1.0
    
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    This walkthrough is writting specifically for GAMEFAQS and is not to be posted
    
    on any other site. 
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    			 *****LOCATIONS*****
    
    
    
    (Areas in the game are broken down by Number.  Each "area" has a specific number
    
     which we will detail here and later refer to just by their corresponding 
    
     number.  Making things faster.)
    
    
    Area 1:  Golden Lion Statue
    
    Area 2:  [START] - Brick Wall
    
    Area 3:  Square Puzzle Door
    
    Area 4:  "Spring" Statue
    
    Area 5:  Snake Ring Puzzle
    
    Area 6:  Low Branch/Water Well
    
    Area 7:  Inside Well - 1
    
    Area 8:  Inside Well - 2
    
    Area 9:  Tree Ladder
    
    Area 10:  Tree House
    
    Area 11:  Fish Pond
    
    Area 12:  3-way Path/Hollow Log
    
    Area 13:  Quicksand/Sundial
    
    Area 14:  Ancient Stone Urn/Missing Floor Tile
    
    Area 15:  Lion Head Doors/Underground
    
    Area 16:  Ornate Water Spout
    
    Area 17:  "Iron" Lion Statue
    
    Area 18:  Cinderblock Room
    
    Area 19:  Firepit
    
    Area 20:  Distant Island
    
    Area 21:  Triangular Notch Door
    
    Area 22:  Empty Stone Box
    
    Area 23:  Seasonal Hut Puzzles
    
    Area 24:  Gear Mechanism
    
    Area 25:  Rock Wall Outline
    
    Area 26:  Brush Path
    
    Area 27:  "Copper" Lion Statue
    
    Area 28:  Concrete Building
    
    Area 29:  Waterfall
    
    Area 30:  Brass Ring Cliff
    
    Area 31:  Cliffside
    
    Area 32:  Symbols Puzzle
    
    Area 33:  Sun/Moon Room
    
    Area 34:  Inside Waterfall
    
    Area 35:  "Winter" Statue
    
    Area 36:  Wide Chasm
    
    Area 37:  Waterfall Coin Ring
    
    Area 38:  Inside Distant Hut
    
    Area 39:  "Summer" Statue
    
    Area 40:  Strange Symbols Rock
    
    Area 41:  "Silver" Lion Statue
    
    Area 42:  "Autumn" Statue
    
    
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    			     *****ITEMS*****
    
    
    
    (There are numerous items scattered throughout the game.  While most are in
    
     plain site, others are hidden and only accessed by completing puzzles or
    
     opening locks.  Here's a list of all the items, how to obtain them, what
    
     they're used for, and their corresponding areas in which they can be found.)
    
    
     Broom (Area 38) - Found leaning against the wall.
     
     Charcoal (Area 19) - Use the FLINT on the firepit during SUMMER.  Use the
                          PUMP during SPRING to put out the fire, creating
                          charcoal.
    
     Crowbar (Area 25) - Found leaning against the wall.
     
     Fishing Stick (Area 37) - Place both OLD COINS in the coin circle.  It will
                               fall out.
    
     Flints (Area 1) - Found next to the GOLDEN LION statue.
     
     Glowing Crystal (Area 18) - Place all 4 BROKEN TILES and the FISH SHAPED
                                 KEY into the puzzle.
    
     Golden Snake (Area 5) - Solve the SNAKE RING PUZZLE.
    
     Golden Moon (Area 15) - Found on the right side of the room.
    
     Iron Hammer (Area 32) - Solve the puzzle located on Area 32.
    
     Large Jewel (Area 28) - Found on the statue on the left side of the screen.
    
     Leather Strap (Area 14) - Adding STRANGE TILE to the MISSING TILE will
                               initiate a puzzle. Once the puzzle is solved,
                               click the light beam and you'll find it.
    
     Machete (Area 18) - Leaning against the wall.
     
     Metal Hook (Area 41) - Use the SILVER LION KEY on the SILVER LION STATUE.
    
     Mysterious Stone (Area 18) - You'll find this in plain site on the right
                                  side of the screen.
    
     Old Brass Coin 1 (Area 40) - Use the CROWBAR on the STONE BOX.
    
     Old Brass Coin 2 (Area 10) - Use the OLD CRANK on the STRANGE METAL SOCKET.
    
     Old Crank (Area 26) - Use the SHOVEL on the SUNLIGHT PATTERN on the ground.
    
     Rope (Area 10) - Found on top of the tree house.
    
     Shovel (Area 38) - Successfully mix the FLINTS and FLOWERS.
    
     Silver Bowl (Area 7) - Laying on the ground.
    
     Slingshot (Area 27) - Use the COPPER LION KEY on the COPPER LION STATUE.
    
     Spyglass (Area 40) - Use the CROWBAR on the STONE BOX.
    
     Stone Plug (Area 12) - Found in the hollowed out log.
    
     Strange Tile (Area 21) - Use CROWBAR on the outlined ground.
    
     Wooden Lever (Area 23) - Solve all 4 puzzles under the small hut.
    
    
    
    			 *****KEYS*****
    
    
    
     Copper Lion Key (Area 31) - Use the CROWBAR on the cracked mortor.
    
     Iron Lion Key (Area 33) - Use the SILVER PLATE on the GRASS PATCH during 
                               SUMMER.
    
     Fish Shaped Key (Area 11) - Use the FISHING stick on the glowing golden
                                 object in the pond.
    
     Golden Lion Key (Area 8) - Use the BROOM on the floor and solve the puzzle.
    
     Rusty Key (Area 8) - Found on the wall.
    
     Silver Lion Key (Area 14) - Use the IRON HAMMER on the cracked urn.
    
    
    
    			*****Flowers*****
    
    
    
     Blue Flower (Area 1 - WINTER)
    
     Pink Flower (Area 19 - AUTUMN)
    
     Red Flower (Area 26 - SPRING)
    
     Orange Flower (Area 36 - SUMMER)
    
    
    
    		*****Mysterious (SEASON) Stones*****
    
    
    
     Green (Start with in Inventory)
    
     Glowing Stone (Area 18) - Solve the puzzle on the chest.
    
     Glowing Yellow Stone (Area 28) - Use the METAL HOOK on the chain.  Pull
                                      the chain.
    
     Glowing Amber Stone (Area 22) - Use the RUSTY KEY in the floating chest.
    
    
    
    			*****Broken Tiles*****
    
    
    
    (These tiles are used in the puzzle located in AREA 18)
    
     Broken Tile 1 (Area 31) - In plain site.
    
     Broken Tile 2 (Area 34) - Solve the puzzle on the wall and it can be
                               found inside the box.
    
     Broken Tile 3 (Area 17) - Use the IRON LION KEY on the IRON LION STATUE.
    
     Broken Tile 4 (Area 38) - Successfully mix the FLINTS and FLOWERS.
    
    
    			*****Puzzle Solutions*****
    
    
    (Puzzles are scattered throughout the map.  These are the locations to the 
     solutions)
    
     Flower Color Solution (Area 7) - Use the GOLDEN SNAKE on the wall.
    
     Snake Ring Solution 1 (Area 10) - Use the Spyglass on the Brass Fitting.
    
     Snake Ring Solution 2 (Area 41) - Use the Spyglass on the Brass Fitting.
    
     Square Door Solution (Area 1) - The solutions is located on the top center
                                     of the map.  Click to add to Journal.
    
     Sun/Moon Puzzle Solution 1 (Area 13) - Use the GLOWING CRYSTAL in the SUN
                                            DIAL.
    
     Symbols Puzzle Solution (Area 11) - During WINTER the Solution is located
                                         to the right of screen.  Click to add
                                         to Journal.
    
     Waterfall Room Solution (Area 28) - Located on the top of the screen.
                                         Click to add to Journal.
    
    
    
    			  *****Walkthrough*****
    
    
    
    (This walkthrough is meant to be a direct focus on exactly what you need to
    
     do from start to finish.  Nothing will be explained as it's already been
    
     explained in previous sections.  I won't be talking about the puzzles.
    
     All puzzle solutions are explained in previous sections and are pretty
    
     straight forward.  Other puzzles have no solutions, they are simply trial
    
     and error.)
    
    
     You start the game in area 2.  MOVE LEFT to area 1.
    
     TAKE FLINTS.
    
     MOVE RIGHT twice to area 3 and solve the puzzle on the door.
    
     MOVE FORWARD and insert the MYSTERIOUS STONE into the statue.  PUSH BUTTON.
    
     GO BACK TO AREA 2 now MOVE FORWARD.
    
     GO NORTHEAST and UP THE LADDER.
    
     TAKE ROPE.  GO BACK DOWN.  GO FORWARD to area 12.
    
     CLICK THE LOG and TAKE STONE PLUG.
    
     You have 3 choices here.  TAKE THE MIDDLE PATH.
    
     GO LEFT.
    
     GO NORTHEAST.
    
     GO NORTHEAST.
    
     TAKE CROWBAR and return to AREA 15.  This time take the MIDDLE path.
    
     USE CROWBAR on ground outline.  TAKE STRANGE TILE.  MOVE DOWN.
    
     This time take the LEFT path.  USE STRANGLE TILE ON the ground.  Click the
     
     	glowing ground and solve the puzzle.  Now TAKE LEATHER STRAP.  Now
    	
    	RETURN TO AREA 22 and this time take the NORTHWEST path.
    
     USE LEATHER STRAP on GEARS and once the door opens ENTER THE BUILDING.
    
     Take the LARGE JEWEL from the statue and check the WATERFALL SOLUTION on
    	the top of the screen.
    
     Head back to Area 21 and use the LARGE JEW on the door.  Once it's open,
    	
    	head through and solve the SPRING puzzle under the small hut.
    
     Take the UPPER LEFT path and grab the RED FLOWER.  Take the next UPPER LEFT
    
    	path and use the ROPE on the BRASS RING attacted to the side of the 
    	
    	rocks.
    
     Take the BROKEN TILE and use the CROWBAR on the cracked mortor.  Take the
    
    	COPPER LION KEY.  Now head back UP and TAKE ROPE before going back
    
    	to Area 23.
    
     This time take the UPPER RIGHT path and use the COPPER LION KEY on the COPPER
    
    	LION STATUE.  Take the SLINGSHOT.  Now go back to Area 12.
    
     This time take the UPPER RIGHT path and use the SLINGSHOT on the bullzeye.
    
    	MOVE FORWARD TWICE.  Once inside take the MACHETE and solve the puzzle
    
    	on the chest.  Take the GLOWING STONE.  While you're here, use the
    	
    	BROKEN TILE on the TILE PUZZLE to the left.  Then head back to Area 26.
    
     Use the MACHETE on the dense thorns (3 times) and take the path revealed.  Take
    	
    	the STAIRS to the LEFT.
    
     Use the GLOWING STONE on the Statue and push the button to change the seasons
    
    	to WINTER.  Now go back to Area 23 and solve the WINTER part of the hut
    
    	puzzle. Then continue to Area 12.
    
     This time take the LEFT path.  You'll see the SOLUTION to the puzzle located on
    
    	Area 32. Now return to Area 32 and solve the puzzle.  Take the IRON
    
    	HAMMER.	And return to Area 14.
    
     Use the IRON HAMMER on the cracked urn.  Take the SILVER LION KEY.  And head
    
    	back to Area 21 and take the UPPER LEFT path.
    
     With the Lake frozen, you can cross to the other side.  Continue FORWARD and
    
    	use the SILVER LION KEY on the SILVER LION STATUE.  Take the METAL HOOK.
    
     Before continuing on go all the way back to Area 1 and take the BLUE FLOWER.
    
    	Now make your way back to Area 28 and use the METAL HOOK on the chain.
    
    	PULL THE CHAIN and take the GLOWING YELLOW STONE.
    
     Return to Area 25 and continue FORWARD.  Use the IRON HAMMER on the Frozen
    
    	Waterfall (3 times) and continue up the steps.
    
     Solve the puzzle on the wall and take the BROKEN TILE located inside the now
    
    	accessible box.  Now move forward and continue up the stairs on the
    	
    	right.
    
     Use the GLOWING YELLOW STONE on the STATUE and push the button to change
    
    	seasons once again to SUMMER.
    
     Go back and this time PULL THE LEVER on the rock wall to reveal a way out.
    
    	Continue through and back to Area 16.
    
     Use the STONE PLUG on the WATER SPOUT and continue to Area 14.
    
     Take the stairs and use the FLINTS on the FIREPIT.
    
     Head back to Area 40 and use the CROWBAR on the Stone box.  Take the SPYGLASS
    
    	and OLD COIN.
    
     Now head back to Area 23 and complete the SUMMER portion of the puzzle and
    
    	head back to Area 32.
    
     Take the UPPER path and grab the RED FLOWER.
    
     Now go back to Area 19 and head SOUTH.  Use the ROPE on the LOW BRANCH and
    
    	head down.
    
     Grab the SILVER bowl and head back to Area 4.
    
     Change the seasons back to SPRING.  Then it's back to Area 19.
    
     Use the PUMP to put out the fire and take the CHARCOAL left behind.  Now it's
    
    	back to Area 40 and USE the CHARCOAL on the faint symbols located on the
    
    	stone wall.
    
     Go NORTH and USE the SPYGLASS on the BRASS FITTING to reveal the first half of
    
    	the SNAKE RING SOLUTION.  Now go back to Area 10 and do the same to
    
    	reveal the second half.
    
     Go back to Area 5 and solve the SNAKE RING PUZZLE.  Take the GOLDEN SNAKE then
    
    	head back to Area 7.
    
     Use the GOLDEN SNAKE in the ring located on the wall (revealing the flower
    
    	color puzzle) and continue to the right.
    
     Take the RUSTY KEY and go back to Area 27.
    
     Take the UPPER PATCH and use the SILVER PLATE on the GRASS PATCH to reflect the
    
    	sun. Take the IRON LION KEY. 
    
     Now head back to Area 4 to change seasons back to Spring once again.
    
     Go to Area 22 and use the RUSTY KEY on the floating chest.  Take the GLOWING
    
    	AMBER STONE.
    
     Go back to Area 17 and use the IRON LION KEY on the IRON LION STATUE.  Take the
    
    	BROKEN TILE.
    
     Go into the building and use both BROKEN TILES on the puzzle.  Now head back to
    
    	Area 41 and continue UP.
    
     Use the GLOWING AMBER STONE on the statue and change the seasons once again to
    
    	AUTUMN.
    
     Head back to Area 19 and grab the 4th (and final) PINK FLOWER.
    
     Head once again to the small hut on Area 23 and solve the 4th and final AUTUMN
    
    	puzzle. Take the WOODEN LEVER.
    
     Go back to Area 36 and use the WOODEN LEVER on the slot in the rock to reveal
    
    	a bridge.
    
     Continue past the bridge and take the BROOM.  Now use the FLINT, RED FLOWER,
    
    	YELLOW FLOWER, BLUE FLOWER, and finally PINK FLOWER (in that order) on
    
    	the bowl on the table to reveal a SHOVEL and the final BROKEN TILE.
    
    	Take both.
    
     Head back to Area 39 and change the seasons to SUMMER.
    
     Continue to Area 26 and use the SHOVEL on the SUNLIGHT PATTERN on the ground.
    
    	Take the OLD CRANK.  And head back to Area 10.
    
     Open the trapdoor on the tree house and use the OLD CRANK on the STRANGE METAL
    
    	SOCKET to reveal a 2nd OLD BRASS COIN.
    
     Go to Area 37 and use the 2 OLD BRASS COINS on the COIN RING to reveal a
    
    	FISHING STICK. Take the stick and head back to Area 11.
    
     Use the FISHING STICK on the shiny object in the water.  Take the FISH SHAPED
    
    	KEY.
    
     Head back to Area 8 and use the BROOM on the floor to reveal another puzzle.
    
    	Check your journal and you'll find the solution from the symbols you got
    
    	by using the charcoal on the rock wall.  Take the GOLDEN LION KEY.
    
     Head back to Area 18 and use the last BROKEN TILE and FISH SHAPED KEY on the
    
    	puzzle. Take the GLOWING CRYSTAL and head back to Area 13.
    
     Use the GLOWING CRYSTAL in the SUN DIAL to reveal the first clue to the
    
    	SUN/MOON PUZZLE.
    
    Head back to Area 1 and use the GOLDEN LION KEY in the GOLDEN LION STATUE then
    
    	head back to Area 15.
    
     Upon arriving, you will find all the Lion Heads are now lit and have revealed
    
    	a staircase.  Go down.
    
     Take the GOLDEN MOON (opening the 1st door) and head back to Area 33.
    
     Use the GOLDEN MOON on the MOON SHAPED NOOK in the wall to reveal the 2nd clue
    
    	to the SUN/MOON PUZZLE.  Now return to Area 15 and back down the stairs.
    
     Solve the SUN/MOON PUZZLE to open the second door.
    
     Before you can finish the game, however, you must head back to all 4 Season
    
    	Statues and retrieve the STONES.
    
     Head to Areas 4, 35, 39, and 42 and retrieve the MYSTERIOUS STONES.
    
     Now go back to Area 15 and down the stairs.  Place the GREEN, YELLOW, ORANGE,
    
    	and finally the BLUE stone into their respective places and enjoy the
    
    	ending,...which isn't much.
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    Copyright March 2012 by REASON
    
    

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