The land has been overrun by mysterious wolves. The Red Riding Hood Sisters have all gone missing. You are the only one who can bring them back and stop the Wolf Queen’s evil plot. Travel to the Mist Kingdom to free the Red Riding Hood Sisters! Travel to Fairy Tale Land to meet the Wolf Queen in a final good-vs-evil face-off! The world needs you!
Dark Parables – The Red Riding Hood Sisters is a hidden-object adventure and puzzle game set in a fantasy world where Snow White, Red Riding Hood, and other fairy tales intersect. The following walkthrough provides simplified instructions to help you through the hard parts of the game, and offers general advice to help you make it on your own.
General Tips & Tricks
In Casual difficulty, the Hint button recharges fastest, and puzzles can be skipped. On Normal difficulty, the Hint button recharges slower, and puzzles can only be skipped after a certain amount of time has passed. In Hard mode, the Hint button doesn’t work, and puzzles can never be skipped. Hard mode also removed the sparkle on objects of interest. For the first play-through, Casual or Normal difficulty is encouraged, as it still offers a solid challenge.
Tips and Tricks
This is a hidden-object game. A keen eye is important. Click everything, go everywhere, and make sure to revisit places you have already been. Screens often change when you revisit
them, so look out for subtle differences and brand new items. If an object can be picked up, observed, spoken to, or if any other action can be taken, your mouse icon will change. Click everything.
There are many, many items that need to be collected to pass through the game. It is highly recommended that you venture through every possible room in every chapter, and search for items that may be helpful in the future. Every item you can pick up will be used at some point, and finding them early, when there are fewer areas to search, will save you a lot of time and backtracking in the later parts of the game.
Your map is a great asset. It not only lets you know where you are, but also where you can go, and areas in which there are vital items or puzzles will be shown and specially designated on the map. If you are not sure where to go, looking at the map may help you quite a bit.
There is a Parables button in the bottom left. Clicking that will open a “journal” window, reminding you of important aspects of the storyline and reminding you what all you need to do to proceed through the story and save the world from the
If you are ever completely stuck, remember that there is a Hint button in the bottom left. Clicking that button will reveal a hint to get you started. It will recharge slowly, and recharging will speed up as the game progresses. A Hint button can be a lifesaver in an open-world hidden-object game like this.
Your mouse icon can change to any of the following, and each icon implies a certain action. Magnifying Glass – Zoom in on an area
Hand – Pick up or interact with an item
Chat Bubble – Talk to a character
There are many tools available to help you through the game.
- Inventory – Your inventory is in the bar at the bottom of the screen
- Map – The map tells you where you are, and
shows where you can go.
- Tasks – The task button in the lower left tells
you what to do to proceed.
- Hints – In the lower left corner. Click for
help if you’re stuck!
- Along with these tools, the game points out
specific areas of interest by making them sparkle, and gives you the
option to skip a particularly hard puzzle.
Dark Parables – The Red Riding Hood Sisters Walkthrough
You’ve been ambushed! Your wrecked carriage lays before you. Find a way to continue on your journey to find the Red Riding Hood Sisters!
In this introductory chapter, you need to find the Moonstone, the Machete, the Sharp Stone, and
the Misty Orb. The Moonstone is on the ground by the carriage. The Machete is in the carriage. The Sharp Stone is buried in the sand in the area to the left. The Misty Orb is your reward for completing the hidden object scene on the desk. Use the Misty Orb on the statue of the angel
and devil, and then use the Machete to clear the vines and continue down the path.
You’ve found one Red Riding Hood Sister, but she is poisoned! You need to find a way to save her! In the first part of Chapter One, you will explore the forest to find Herbal Medicine for the Red Riding Hood Sister. The flower that produces the medicine is in the Hollow Tree. You will need to place the Silver Moon and the Golden Moon on the gate in the Hollow Tree to make the flower bloom, and you will need the Empty Vial to collect the medicine. There is a Red Riding Hood Sister in the archer’s quiver. In the second part of Chapter One, you will explore the Red Riding Hood Sisters’ Hideout, which has been ransacked! You will need the Red Riding Hood Figurine and the Wolf Figurine, which can be found by the lake, to enter the Hideout.
In the Hideout, you will need the Bronze Eagle from the Hollow Tree and the Silver Wings from in front of the memorial to open the gate to the Training Room, by the waterfall. You will then need the Hunter Statue Head from under the waterfall and the Hunter Body Statue from inside the training room. Place the statue parts on the statue in front of the memorial to open the doors, enter the meeting room and talk to the Truth Mirror. There are Red Riding Hood Sisters by the wolf’s head near the waterfall and in the grandmother’s memorial by the hunter statue.
In the third part of Chapter One, you have to open one last gate to regroup with Ruth. You will need the Polished Arrow from the meeting room and the Elegant Sword from the training room to open this gate. In the training room, place two Fangs in the wolf’s mouth to make a wolf statue appear. There is an Order of the Red Riding Hood Sisters under the wolf statue and another in the crest n the tree above the Red Riding Hood Statue.
Make sure you take the Ravenwood from the wolf’s head by the waterfall.
Ruth will help you save the Red Riding Hood Sisters! You have to find the orbs needed to open the door to the Mist Kingdom. You already have the Moonstone. There is a Moon Goddess in this room. The Water Orb is under the waterfall. The Fire Orb is in the meeting room. Using the Sister Medallion on the frame in the meeting room reveals the fourth Red Riding Hood Sister. The Wind Orb is in the training room, as is a Mist Kingdom. You will need to complete the Hunter Statue puzzle to get the Miniature Castle to place on the wall of the training room before the Wind Orb is revealed. Place all orbs in the device in the room where Ruth is,the observatory. You will get the Moonstone back. Go back to the Red Riding Hood Statue in the hideout, and grab the Skull and Telescope Base before heading all the way back to the lake and crossing into the Mist Kingdom.
In the second part of Chapter Two, you need to enter the Wolf Queen’s palace. You will have to explore the Mist Kingdom until you can use the Large Gearset to fix the palace gate mechanism.
There is an Order of the Red Riding Hood Sisters in the entrance to the Mist Kingdom. There is a complex puzzle to enter the Town Hall. The solution is: The star in the upper left, the moon in the upper right, the second sun on the left, the lightning in the bottom right, the hidden coin twice, the stack of hay, the house on the bottom right, place the coins in the throne to reveal the blue button, click all blue buttons to open the door. The Large Gearset is in the next room, along with a Fallen Sister. In this part, you will also need to use Sulfuric Acid to melt a door lock and enter the Constructor’s House. Like it said in the Tips and Tricks section, click everything, try everything, go
Make sure you find the Harp in the constructor’s house, the Goddess Bracelet in Mist Kingdom, the Telescope Base from under the Red Riding Hood statue, the Telescope Stand from the Mist Kingdom, and the Aquarius Base from the Mist Fountain.
You’ve sneaked into the Wold Queen’s palace! Now to find the Red Riding Hood Sisters, free them, and save the day! If you’ve been exploring and collecting items as recommended, this chapter is quick and easy. The first step is to open the locked door to the hall. You’ll need the Deer Plate from the jail cell, which can be accessed after giving the Aquarius Vase and the Halo, from the castle entrance, to the angle statue in the courtyard. Find the Prison Keys in the hall and go back to the jail cell. Talk to the man, open the door, and receive the Dragon Blood. Make sure you find the Violin in the castle hall.
Four The Red Riding Hood Sisters are free! Now they need to get out of the Mist Kingdom. The first step is to enter the ballroom. The fourth Order of the Red Riding Hood Sisters is in the jail cell. The ballroom is through the door on to the right in the courtyard. You will need the Ballroom Key, which is found by inserting the Stone Rabbit into a pedestal in the castle entrance. The ingredient needed to create a portal out of the Mist Kingdom are in a list found on Theresa’s body. The Portal Orb is also found on Theresa’s body. There is a Fallen Sister in the ballroom. In the jail cell, there is a mini-game with two rounds. The first round is won with the following moves: The bottom right piece, the center piece, the bottom right piece again.
The second round is won with the following moves: The upper piece to the far right, the farthest left piece on the top row, the piece directly to its right, the top piece to the far left, the piece directly below it, the lone piece in the top left, the top piece in the far left, the top piece in the far left, the bottom piece to the right.
Poison the Steel Arrow, found in the jail cell, and use it to shoot the man in the hall. In the next room, there is a Mist Kingdom totem. Use the Portal Orb and the Dragon Blood on the fountain in the hall, and use the Mirror, found by using the Bottled Glue on the broken mirror in the castle grand hall. on the knight statue to open the portal. Make sure you find the Telescope Connector in the castle grand hall.
You saved the Red Riding Hood Sisters! Now we need to find the Moon Shrine and stop the evil Wolf Queen! There is a Moon Goddess in the area with the desk, from the introduction. You will need to set up the telescope at the lake, and you will need all piece, the Telescope Base from under the Red Riding Hood Statue in the Hideout, the Telescope Stand from the Mist Kingdom, the Telescope Connector from the Mist Kingdom Palace, where you found the mirror used to open the portal, and the Telescope found on the desk.
There is a mini-game to enter the Moon Shrine. This is a simple memorization game, but it is randomized. You can skip it using the SKIP button if it is too hard, or if you just don’t want to do it. Make sure you find the Church Key at the archer’s statue.
You’ve entered the sacred Moon Shrine of the Red Riding Hood Sisters! Maybe you’ll get to meet the Moon Goddess? There is a Moon Goddess in the Moon Shrine entryway. You will need to give the Goddess Necklace, the Goddess Tiara, the Goddess Scepter, and the Goddess Bracelet to the Goddess statue. You can find the Goddess Necklace in the Forest path where you first met Ruth. You can find the Goddess Tiara in a chest in the meeting room. The Goddess Scepter is behind the waterfall. You can part the water by placing the Crystal Bell on the structure at the base of the waterfall and ringing the bell. The Goddess Bracelet is in the Mist Kingdom.
Take the Moon Essence from the chest by the Goddess statue. Make sure you find the Horn in the Moon Shrine,
You’ll need the Centaur Bow to defeat the evil Wolf Queen! You will need to find the Violin by
searching the archer’s statue before you go back to the Mist Kingdom. You will need to enter the Mist Church using the Church Key. You will need the Council Scroll and the Church Scroll to find the instructions to creating the Centaur Bow. The Council Scroll is found in the constructor’s house. The Church Scroll is found in the Mist Church. You need to use the magical anvil in the Mist Church to create the Centaur Bow. You will also need a Unicorn Hair, Ravenwood, Imbuing Potion, and Forging Mallet. The Unicorn Hair was found in the town hall. The Ravenwood was found in the wolf head’s mouth by the waterfall. The Imbuing Potion was found in the Mist Church. The Forging Mallet was found in the hidden object scene at the castle gate. Use the Centaur Bow to dispatch the wolf guarding the Wolf Queen’s palace. Make sure you find the Owl Emblem in the Mist Church, and the Violin from the archer’s statue.
You’re ready to vanquish the Wolf Queen! You just have to find her… You need to give musical instruments to the cupids at the castle entrance. The Violin, which you found at the archer’s statue, belongs to the furthest cupid on the right. The Flute from the castle hall goes with the furthest cupid on the left. The Cello found in the castle hall belongs to the closest cupid on the left. The Horn, found in the Moon Shrine, goes to the middle cupid on the left. The Harp from the constructor’s house belongs to the closest cupid on the right. There is a Mist Kingdom in the castle entrance, as well.
Use Eldra’s Mask on the left wall in the castle grand hall to enter Eldra’s room. There is a Fallen Sister in this room. Use the Left Palace Emblem, found in the town hall, and the Right Palace Emblem, found in the statue’s box in the ballroom, which can be unlocked using the Skeleton Comb from Eldra’s room, on the wall of the castle grand hall to start a
puzzle. The puzzle is solved with the following steps, counting from the left: third, fourth, fourth, fourth, second, second. Take the Eagle Helmet from the knight on the left of the throne room and step through the portal. Make sure you find the Heretic Shield in the ballroom and the Wolf Emblem in Eldra’s room.
You’ve crossed through another portal on the trail of the Wolf Queen! You will need the Skull Helmet, which can be found in Eldra’s room, and the Eagle Helmet, which was in the Throne Room. Place the Eagle Helmet on the knight to the left. Place the Skull Helmet on the knight to the right. Use the Skeleton Key from Eldr’as room to get through the fairy tale gate. There is a Mist Kingdom in the throne room, and you need to place the Owl Emblem, from the Mist Church, the Nightengale Emblem, from the Wolf King’s throne, and the Wolf Emblem, from Eldra’s room, in the painting to the right of the throne room.
Use the King’s Key from the treasure room to unlock the chest in the throne room and take the Gilded Wolf’s Head. Use the Gilded Wolf’s Head to open the cage by the Wolf King’s Throne.
Make sure you find the Holy Shield in the treasure room and the Dusk Sword at the Wolf King’s throne.
Time to finally face the Wolf Queen and save the world!! You will need the Holy Shield, from the treasure room, and the Dawn Sword, found near the Wolf King’s throne, as well as the Heretic
Shield, from the ballroom, and the Dusk Sword, from the Wolf King’s throne. Equip the bright knight in fairy tale land with the Holy Shield, Dawn Sword, and Eagle Helmet. Equip the dark knight with the Heretic Shield, Dusk Sword, and Skull Helmet. You will need the Fairy Tales Lang Insignia and the Earth Land Insignia. Both are found in the treasure room. Place both Insignias in the their slots behind the altar near the fairy tale carriage. The is a Fallen Sister by the anvil.
Use the Centaur Bow on the anvil to create the Mist Bow. Take the Mist Bow to the Wolf
King’s throne to start the final puzzle.
In this puzzle, white paths control where the wolves move, and the object is to move the wolves so that the Red Riding Hood Sisters can shoot them.
Congratulations! You’ve completed Dark Parables – The Red Riding Hood Sisters! You saved the Red Riding Hood Sisters, defeated the evil Wolf Queen, and spared the world from her reign of terror! You truly are the world’s greatest detective!
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