The Room 4: Old Sins Walkthrough Guide – Part Three

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The Room 4 Old Sins Walkthrough Guide - Part Three

Are you stuck on a puzzle in The Room 4: Old Sins? Check out our walkthrough guide to help you figure out a puzzle if the in-game hints aren’t helping you.

The Room 4 Old Sins game guide - Dollhouse ornate foyer with circular table

We are now in the foyer of The Room 4: Old Sins. It’s an ornate foyer with a circular table in the middle that holds a peculiar puzzle box.

The Room 4 Old Sins game guide - The eyepiece shows symbols on the table

If you look through the eyepiece, you’ll notice some symbols on the table and on the mirror.

The Room 4 Old Sins game guide - On the the table is a book called etiquettes for Husbands and Wives

If you click on the book on the table, you’ll see a book we assume is titled “Etiquette For Husbands & Wives” open the book by clicking on the little latch on the right side.

The Room 4 Old Sins game guide - Content of book Etiquettes for Husbands and Wives

When you open the book, you’ll see some text inside. It looks like it’s written from the perspective of the wife:

“They are unloading apparatus by the card load, and I see my husband transform into a wide-eyed child.

He hasn’t been this animated since he left the Royal Institute.

The men work in silence and stand awkwardly in my presence.

Heads down, silent.

They will not hold my gaze. They look so desperate I move aside, stay out of their way.

Why are certain men so threatened by women of intelligence?

They will warm to me as they come to know me, I am sure.

The main thing is that Edward is working again.”

The Room 4 Old Sins game guide - It seems that books in this dollhouse hold more than their covers suggest

After finishing the passage, right-click to leave the book.

The Room 4 Old Sins game guide - There is a puzzle box on the table

Now, turn your attention to the puzzle box in the middle of the table.

The Room 4 Old Sins game guide - Puzzle box - Inventory Object Found - A brass metal coin

Unscrew the bottom of it to receive a mechanical coin.

The Room 4 Old Sins game guide - A brass metal coin from the puzzle box

Look at the mechanical coin in your inventory. You can open it up.

The Room 4 Old Sins game guide - Place the coin in the back of the box

Now that it’s open turn the camera around to the back of the box and place the coin in it.

The Room 4 Old Sins game guide - The puzzlebox reveals the puzzle after place the brass coin

The right side of the box opens to reveal a puzzle.

The Room 4 Old Sins game guide - Wearing my eyepiece reveals an opening in the box in the Foyer

In this puzzle, you turn two different dials. There’s a large dial around the outside of the image, and a small one that rotates it on an axis under the image. Turn them until they match the outline.

The Room 4 Old Sins game guide - After solving the puzzle a secret compartment shows

Once you finish this puzzle, a secret compartment opens with a crest. What do you do with it? Find out in The Room 4: Old Sins Walkthrough Guide – Part Four.


If you’re stuck on the The Room 4: Old Sins game, you can refer to these walkthrough guides for help:

The Room 4: Old Sins Walkthrough Guide – Part One
The Room 4: Old Sins Walkthrough Guide – Part Two
The Room 4: Old Sins Walkthrough Guide – Part Three
The Room 4: Old Sins Walkthrough Guide – Part Four
The Room 4: Old Sins Walkthrough Guide – Part Five
The Room 4: Old Sins Walkthrough Guide – Part Six
The Room 4: Old Sins Walkthrough Guide – Part Seven
The Room 4: Old Sins Walkthrough Guide – Part Eight
The Room 4: Old Sins Walkthrough Guide – Part Nine
The Room 4: Old Sins Walkthrough Guide – Part Ten


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