Imagine yourself a protector of the wild who has apprehended a notorious poacher known as Fedrico Gomez, or “The Harpoon”. While bringing him to justice, your boat is overtaken by a thick fog and you crash into a mysterious ship, losing contact with both your partner and the poacher. Your craft is sinking and it is up to you to find them. Climb aboard this mysterious ship and work your way through ten levels of creative puzzles, mini-games, hidden object challenges, and other hair frazzling situations. Find your partner and finally bring Gomez to justice with the help of this Walkthrough for Mayan Prophecies – Ship of Spirits.
General Tips & Tricks
You are one of two authorities bringing a notorious poacher to the Coast Guard, when you your boat goes into a thick and mysterious fog where you smash into a ghostly ship. Your partner and the poacher are nowhere to be seen, and now it is up to you to get aboard the creepy ship and make your way through a series of puzzles and games on your way to find them and bring the poacher to justice.
There are ten separate chapters of different puzzles and challenges for you to conquer in order to clear an area, unlock an area, or earn necessary inventory and game extras. Simply use your mouse to click on the desired area and follow the on-screen instruction or refer back to this informational walkthrough.
As you progress through the game, you can earn 15 different achievements for such things as:
- Completing the Ship of Spirits-Skilled Sailor
- Finish all hidden object games without hints-Eagle Eye
- Conquer all puzzles with no skips-Sharp Mind
- Create peace with the Mayan idols-Peacemaker
- Locate four objects in four seconds in a hidden object challenge-Quick Draw
- Secure all Mayan artifact pieces-Archaeologist
- Release the cabin boy-Life Preserver
- Complete a HOA without mistake clicks-Magic Touch
- Locate the submarine-Submarine
- Force the poacher into a trap-Trapper
- Locate and spot all hummingbirds in the HOA’s-Omithologist
- Complete the bonus chapter-Land Ho!
- Free your partner-I Got Your Back
- Amass all of the Beyond Objects-Explorer
- Complete and earn all achievements-Ace
- Choose casual, normal, hard, or custom playing level.
- Use the hint button when stuck or lost; you can also refer to this walkthrough.
- Sparkling areas indicate a Hidden Object Area (HOA).
- Some items are hidden under other items and need to be uncovered.
Playing Tips and Tricks
- The journal has valuable information.
- The curser will change for different actions:
- Hand-an item can be picked up.
- Magnifying Glass-Allows a closer look at items.
- Pointer-Normal playing conditions.
- Map-Keep track of where you are, have been, and can go.
- Inventory-The collected items are stored here.
- Calendar-Tracks gained collectables and indicates he number of how many remain to be found.
- Skip-Particularly hard puzzles can be skipped.
Mayan Prophecies – Ship of Spirits Walkthrough
Chapter One: Sink or Swim
Use the Life Ring for the Floating Box to find a Wanted Paper and a Grappling Hook.
Look close at the winch to pick up the Identification Badge, a Broken Flare Gun, and a Winch Handle. Use your Winch Handle on the winch to get to the ship.
Retrieve the Flag from the grate in the floor, read the Note, and look at the Fish.
Visit the Hidden Object area and choose either a HOA or Mahjong game. Find all of the items on the list or complete the game to earn a Golden Token
Catch the Hummingbird after clicking on the Statue. Use the Saw band on the Wood for a Chunk of Wood, join the Spear and Shaft to earn a Spear, use Door Handle on the piece of Wood to collect a Hammer and a Horn, place the Blue Bottle on the Yellow Bottle to create a Green Bottle. Earn a Golden Token.
Use your Golden Token on the door’s puzzle.
Follow the pattern to move on to the next room.
Visit the Knight.
Collect the Tokens and return to the Galley.
View the Ship Puzzle on the floor. Use your Tokens to complete this puzzle.
Travel to the Storage Room through the trapdoor.
Check out the Idol to earn a Metal Frog Tongue and Jaguar Totem Key. Pick up the Ancient Map of the Ship, Crossbar, and the Fire Symbol.
Return to the Galley.
Use your Crossbar to open the Hatch.
Once open, go up the Stairs.
Pick up the Artifact and the Fire Symbol.
Go back down the Stairs.
Use the Fire Symbol and collect a Spear and a Note.
Use the Jaguar Totem Key to enact the HOA game.
Find all of the items that are surrounded in red.
The items that are encircled in yellow require more than one action. Items to be gained include: Small Umbrella, Ruby Ring, and a Blue Gem. Complete the puzzle for a Cutters. Travel back to the Hold area.
Pick up the Board and use the Cutters on the Gauntlet. Collect the Note and activate the Lantern. Clear away vines in background with the Gauntlet. Find the Mayan Calendar behind the beam of the door.
Enter the Bow section of the ship.
Collect a Scroll, Wood Beam, Chisel, and a piece of the Mayan Calendar from the Idol.
Use the Spear on the figurehead, the Chisel on the Coral (four times) to clear the way to the Foredeck.
Retrieve the Ribbon and Funnel from the Skeleton.
Remove the cover to the right to reveal a HOA.
Collect all of the items on the list to progress.
Completing this puzzle will earn you the Shackles Key to take back to the Hold.
Choose your Shackles Key to open the Shackles.
Travel back down the Stairs to where the Cobra is guarding the entrance.
Attach the Shackles to the Broken Chain.
Pull the Lever to get rid of the Snake and travel up the Stairs.
Chapter Two: Releasing the Demon
In this area collect the Mayan Calendar piece, the Note, and the Artifact section. Use your Flag to open the Cabinet.
Take notice of the Note and Plate and earn a Wolf Totem Key. Return to the Mayan slab.
Use your Wolf Totem Key on the Slab.
Collect the Weaving Tools from the Drawer and travel back to the Hold area.
Use your Weaving Tools to fix the Net to earn a Fishing Net.
Exit through the doorway to the Prow.
Catch the Flying Fish with your curser, then place your Fishing Net in the holder.
Collect your bounty and travel up the Ladder.
Use the Wood Beam to hold up the Wooden Trough. Place the Fish on one end and tie the Ribbon to the other.
Capture the Gull and earn Jaguar Teeth. Visit the Hidden Object Area (HOA).
Collect the items listed as well as those that are hidden or have multiple moves.
Finishing this puzzle earns an Earring to take to the Bow by going down the Ladder.
Place the Earring on the Idol to earn a Sword Hilt.
Use the Jaguar Teeth on the Jaguar to collect the Statue. Return to the Armory.
Visit the Desk area. Add the Sword Hilt to the Blade to create a Sword.
Journey to the Galley.
Follow the Shooter and take notice of the opening Grate. Use the Statue on the Desk to open it.
Collect the Captain’s Medal and Shield. Attempt the opening and then make a hasty retreat to the Lower Deck.
Look at the Knight and use your Sword and Shield to earn a Calendar piece and the Hawk Totem Key.
Re-visit the Mayan slab.
Set the Hawk Totem Key in the puzzle to engage play. Move the Chains so that they do not overlap.
Pieces will change color when in the correct position, however, there are multiple variations of solutions. Travel to the Sarcophagus at the base of the Stairs.
You have freed the boy, but he has turned into a demon.
Grab the Disc Seal and head off to the Mayan slab again.
Place the Disk Seal on the lock of the Totem. Notice the Note on the floor.
Travel through the Doorway to the Elevator.
Pick up the Torch, view the Angel to collect the Empty Bag, and pick up the Button on the left.
Return to the Hold area.
Light the Torch with the Lantern.
Travel to the Storage room.
Scare away the Octopus with the Lit Torch.
Close the gap with the Board to gain access to the Brig.
Use your Funnel on the Hanging Bottle. Receive a Red Handkerchief from the prisoner Gregory. Collect the Empty Bottle and avoid the Mean Plant.
Use the Metal Frog Tongue on the Mayan object in the back; click on it to drop the object from the ceiling to retrieve a Note. Placing the Seagull in the proper position will begin the next challenge.
Finish this puzzle in ten moves or less to earn the Sailor’s Skull.
Move on to the Foredeck.
Make a move to initiate the destruction of the Mast. View the Bell and collect the Mayan calendar from the Wood.
Travel to the Armory.
Visit the Wall of Water with the Empty Bottle to create a Bottle With Water.
Check out the Desk to view the Broken Flare Gun and then head to the Brig.
Open the door on the Brig by using the Bottle With Water on the counter-balance and enter the room.
Look at the Skeleton; use the Sailor’s Skull and Red Handkerchief here. Collect the Elevator Lever and move to the Galley.
Visit the HOA scene again. Find all of the listed items to earn Meat.
Travel to the Brig.
Feed your Meat to the hungry plant to earn the King’s Scepter.
Return to the Elevator Room.
Use your Elevator Lever on the Elevator.
Take the Elevator to the Captain’s quarters.
Collect the Firewood from the Fireplace.
Visit the HOA puzzle area.
Chase and catch the Hummingbird after clicking on the Plate. Uncover all of the listed items.
Earn the Captain’s Sword.
Use the Button on the Desk to begin another puzzle. Change the direction of the latches to complete this brain frazzler.
Collect the Hacksaw and Fire God Necklace to take with you back to the Armory.
Visit the Broken Flare Gun and use the Hacksaw. Pick up the Gunpowder with the Empty Bag.
Earn a Metal Pipe to take to the Lower Deck.
Use the Fire God Necklace on the Idol and collect the Fire God Statuette.
Add Gunpowder to the Bomb and then return to the Captain’s quarters.
Open the compartment on the Desk with the Metal Pipe to earn a Vase Fragment and Handle.
Travel back to the Mayan slab.
Open the Chest with the Handle.
Travel to the Captain’s bedroom.
Chapter Three: Treasures Galore
Return the Captain’s Sword and the Captain’s Medal to receive a Code.
Collect the Calendar piece from the Bedside Table then travel to the Armory.
Enter the code into the area on the right and earn an Instruction Sheet and a Fuse.
Return to the Lower Deck.
Look closer at the Knight and insert the Fuse. Use the Lit Torch to light it.
This will open a HOA challenge.
You will find the Hummingbird in the Statue as you hunt down the items on the list.
Collect the King’s Crest and travel to the Elevator.
Place the King’s Crest and King’s Scepter in the appropriate areas.
This will gain your entry into the Treasure room.
Collect the Scroll, Mold, and Mayan Calendar piece from the Shelf.
Position the Ladder to view the Grate and then travel to the Galley.
Use your Poker to clear the ashes from the Oven for a Mayan Calendar piece.
Insert the Mold piece and then move on to the Mayan slab.
Visit the HOA to earn a Shelf Key.
Go to the Treasure room.
Use the Shelf Key to find a Gold Bar, Crocodile Eye, and Glue.
Put the Crocodile Eye in the Statue to gain a Papyrus Scroll, Trumpet, and Golden Cornto take to the Storage room.
Place the Golden Corn with the Idol and collect the Corn God Statuette.
Return to the Galley.
Put the Firewood in the Grate and use the Lit Torch here. Melt the Gold Bar using the Ladle.
Use the Mold to create Goldfish and travel to the Armory.
Put the Goldfish into the Wall of Water and gain a Rain God Statuette.
Return to the Lower Deck.
Visit the HOA and find the listed items.
The Hummingbird is inside of the Gold Box when you click the Statue there.
Earn a Bell Clapper and travel back to the Foredeck.
Use the Bell Clapper with the bell to complete a Bell.
Travel to the Mayan slab.
Use the Bell to open this puzzle to earn a Captain’s Dirk and a Calendar piece.
Follow the pattern: Left, Bottom, Left, Top, Right, Top, Left, Bottom, Left, Bottom, Left, Top, Right, Top, Left, Bottom. Move on to the Captain’s bedroom.
Place the Captain’s Dirk in the Cabinet to open it and earn the Aesculapius Sign and Picture Part.
Journey to the Treasure Room.
Look closely at the Crocodile and add the Picture Part.
Go to the Captain’s quarters.
Re-visit the HOA to earn an Iron. The Hummingbird can be found in the Statue behind the Blue Fabric.
Return to the Treasure room.
Flatten the Picture Parts with the Iron to begin the next puzzle. Put the Idols in place to earn a Wind Symbol.
Go to the Elevator.
Give the Trumpet to the Angel in order to gain the Snake Symbol.
Move on to the Captain’s bedroom.
Go to the Nightstand with the Wind Symbol, Papyrus Scroll, and Snake Symbol and place them on the Marble Plate.
Earn a Scroll to take to the Sarcophagus.
Use the Scroll on the Demon.
Go to the HOA challenge next to the boy. Collect all listed items.
The Hummingbird is released by clicking the Plate. Earn a Scroll, a Segment, and a Glass Jar. Go to the Steps.
Chapter Four: Releasing Demons
Retrieve the Calendar Piece from the Door to the right.
Climb the Ladder to the Middle Deck.
Locate and solve the HOA.The Hummingbird is in the Statue. Earn an Aesculapius Sign and return down the Ladder.
Use the Aesculapius Sign on the Door.
Go through the Door.
View the Notes in the Book and the Chair.
Visit the HOA on the left. The Hummingbird is in the Statue. Collect the Stone Dial.
Go back to the Sarcophagus.
Complete the puzzle by turning the dials to match the examples on the door.
To solve this puzzle click three times on the purple and seven times on the pink. Go through the now open door.
Collect the Boat Hook and use your Statuettes on the Idol.
Pick up the Calendar Piece and Yellow Dust and go to the Infirmary.
Zoom in on the item in the back of the room for a puzzle. Start by inserting the Glass Jar and Yellow Dust and then mix the ingredients to create an Antidote.
Follow this mixing formula; blue + white, yellow + red, yellow + light blue, blue + orange, green + red, light blue + gray, pink + purple. Earn a Healing Potion and travel to the Sarcophagus.
Use your Healing Potion on the boy.
Earn the Wind God Amulet.
Travel to the Captain’s quarters and gain a Calendar Piece from the Fireplace with your Poker.
Go to the Middle Deck.
Collect the Calendar Piece and grab the Net with your Boat Hook.
Visit the HOA on the left. Find the listed items to earn Wind God Hand. The Hummingbird is in the Statue.
Travel to the Sentry Room.
Locate and solve the HOA to earn Staples. The Hummingbird is in the Statue. Go to the Upper Deck when completed.
View the Mast and use your Staples here.
Climb up the Mast.
Look closer at the Idol and insert the Wind God Hand and the Wind God Amulet to start a mini-game.
Link the pipes by directing the Steam. This can be done by clicking the bottom left three times and then the top left twice; collect the Medallion.
After completing the puzzle, zoom back out.
Collect the Wind God Statuette and the Piece of Cloth, taking note of the missing item. Go back to the Portal.
Set the Wind God Statuette to the right of the Portal.
Go to the Sarcophagus.
Give the Medallion to the Boy and earn the Cabin Boy’s Room Key.
Travel back to the Sentry room.
Look close at the Trapdoor and use the Cabin Boy’s Key on the Lock.
Open the Trapdoor and enter the Cabin.
View the Desk to gain a Knife and a Calendar Piece.
Travel to the Upper Deck.
Locate and solve the HOA. Earn a Sewing Needle to take to the Infirmary.
Find another HOA game on the left. The Statue holds the Hummingbird. Collect the Scissors and use your Knife to gain a Calendar Piece. Return to the Upper Deck area.
Use your Knife on the Rope.
Collect a Seahorse Tail and Chalk from the Skeleton. Go back to the Cabin Boys Cabin.
Chapter 5: Elixir Fixer
Put the sewing needles on the Desk to gain Needle and Thread. Notice the Jacket.
Use your Piece of Cloth and Chalk, and Scissors to receive a Jacket to take to the Sarcophagus.
Give the boy his Jacket.
Earn an Artifact Piece and go to the Middle Deck.
Collect the Wrench from the Wheel.
Click on the HOA. Collect all of the listed items. Earn the Jolly Roger when complete. Journey to the Crow’s Nest.
Use the Jolly Roger on the box to open it and earn a Ruby Cube.
Go back to the Storage Room.
Use the Wrench on the Drawer of the Desk (twice) to open it.
Use the found key to unlock the drawer on the left from the inside. Collect the Sapphire Cube and return to the Armory.
Check out the Metal Plate on the Cabinet. Use the Wrench on the screws.
Earn Part Of Skull to take to the Middle Deck.
Use the Part Of Skull with the Lever. Pull down on the Lever.
Watch him fall and collect the Key To The Brig. Visit the Brig.
Use the Key To The Brig on the Cell Door to release Gregory. Collect the Calendar Piece and Seahorse Upper Body.
Travel to the Sarcophagus.
Visit the HOA on the left. Locate all of the listed items to earn a Seahorse Head. Travel to the Purser’s quarters.
Look at the Cabinet and collect the Calendar piece and Leaf.
View the Window and the Personnel Drawers.
Play the HOA game. The Hummingbird is in the carving. Go to the Crow’s Nest after earning the Jade Snake.
View the Small Casket and add the Jade Snake.
Collect the Seahorse Lower Body take it down the Hall.
Pick up the Calendar Piece from the Shark.
Construct the Seahorse with your parts, starting with the Tail. Earn the Bar Key and head to the Officer’s Dining room.
View the Cabinet at the back of the room.
Use the Bar Key to open it.
Start the HOA game. Collect the 20 hidden Coins.
The Statue holds the Hummingbird. Earn Coins and venture to the Purser’s office.
Re-visit the puzzle in the Window. Use the Coins to activate it.
Insert two quarter Coins in the bottom left, ten cent and 2 cent Coins go in the center top, and a quarter and a one cent piece in the bottom right slot and pass through the open Door.
Look at the Idol’s Fan and then the Chest for a puzzle. Construct the combination from the numbers in the books and the portraits in the drawer.
Use the code 1364 to open the chest and earn a Calendar piece and the Emerald Cube before going to the Sentry room.
Place the three Cubes on the Statue to open the next puzzle. Using the Cubes, place the pieces on the Statue to earn the Sacrifice Goddess Statuette and a Calendar piece.
Continue with the HOA game. Look at the HOA area to activate it. Collect the items to earn a Brush.
Travel to the Balcony.
Look at the Plant and use the Scissors to cut away the plant from the Mayan Figure.
Head to the Purser’s office.
Look on the right for a HOA game. Find all of the hidden items, including the Humming bird, which is in the Globe. Earn a Sailor Figure and go to the Officer’s Dining Room.
Use the Mayan Figure and the Sailor Figure on the Game Board for a mini-game.
Click on the area to start the game.
Swap the Mayan figures with the Sailor figure positions.
Collect the Acid and the Calendar piece. There are multiple possible solutions to this puzzle.
Chapter 6: Demise of the Demon
Use Acid on the Door in the back to dissolve and collect the Chain.
Move to the next area.
Play the HOA puzzle on the left. Find all of the listed items to earn a Mace Handle.
The Hummingbird is in the Carving. Use the Knife on the Sofa. Collect a Calendar piece and return to the Deck.
Retrieve the Broom from the Roots.
Return to the Music room. Use the Broom to sweep the Spiked Balls. Head to the Navigation room.
Pick up the Calendar piece, the Note, the Axe and the Hemisphere.
Return to the Deck.
Look closer at the Roots and use the Axe to remove them. Add the Brush to the Palette to earn Paints.
Collect the Calendar piece and travel to the Balcony.
Use your Paints on the Fan in this color pattern:
Earn a Wheel Icon and a Rainbow God Statuette. Go to the Navigation Room.
Use the Wheel Icon on the Trap Door to start a new puzzle.
Re-assemble the Picture and proceed through the Opening.
Collect the Crowbar, a Mirror, and the Calendar piece.
Travel back to the Deck.
Use your Crowbar on the Spiked Ball.
Go to the Music Room.
There is a HOA on the left. Find all of the items. The Hummingbird is hidden inside of the Guitar Case. Collect the two Notes. Collect the Screwdriver and go to the Helm.
On the left, use the Screwdriver to open the hidden Plate.
Collect the Patterned Plate and head to the Upper Deck.
Add the Patterned Plate to the Post.
Collect the Calendar piece and travel to the Officer’s Dining room.
Play the HOA game. Collect all items listed, including the Hummingbird, which is in the Carving in the Drawer.
Earn a Feather, Cup of Wine, Dish of Peaches, and Compass Needle. Travel to the Helm.
Insert the Compass Needle in the Broken Compass.
Go to the Navigation room.
Look at the Idol and add the Mace Handle, Spiked Ball, and the Chain to the Statue’s Right Hand.
Earn a War God Statuette and travel to the Portal.
Insert the Rainbow God Statuette, War God Statuette, Wind God Statuette, and the Sacrifice Goddess Statuette into their spots.
Collect the Hemisphere from the Jaws and go into the Hallway.
View the Red Doors to the right. Insert the Compass and the Hemispheres to open the Doors.
Go through the Doors.
Pick up the Calendar piece from the Idol, the missing Cog from the window, and use the Mirror in the Cover on the floor.
Using the Mirrors on the floor, window, and doorway; left click the floor area twice, the doorway three times, and the window one time. Collect the Death God Statuette and go forward into the room.
Collect the Gear from the right.
Look closer at the Telescope to start a mini-game.
Use the Telescope to find the matching constellation.
Collect the Calendar piece to create a Calendar. Travel to the Engineering room.
Visit the Door and insert two Gear pieces in the upper left. Use the controls on the right to maneuver the pieces and click on them to move them. Move all three pieces so that the Artifacts in the back are revealed.
Upon completing this puzzle, a Portal will open.
Place the Death God Statuette on the Portal, put the Calendar in place, and click on it once.
Select the glowing Artifact on the left for the final puzzle to appear.
Insert all missing pieces to form a complete picture.
Working from the center outward, the pieces will glow when placed properly.
When all pieces are fit into the puzzle correctly, you have completed your mission.
You have released all of the poor trapped souls, your partner, and the poacher from the ship!
Congratulations! You’ve completed our Mayan Prophecies – Ship of Spirits Walkthrough!
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