Read walkthrough of all the additional tasks of the game. In The Sinking City, you can carry out several secondary investigations.
Walkthrough Side Quests (Tasks) The Sinking City
A Delicate Matter
This additional quest will give out Throgmorton. Go to the collector’s house, look at the first floor. After collecting evidence, go up to the second and find the corpse of a collector with a knife in the heart. There is a drawing on the table in a narrow corridor. Take it and take a look at the wall above the table. Here once was a mirror.
Go to the far office, where there is a safe. Take a look at it, examine the broken mirror, and then use the blue cloud. Arrange the fragments in the correct sequence: in the hallway / safe / murder.
Visit the police station and in the archive enter the following parameters for the evidence: Property crimes/ suspects / Oldgrove. You will learn the place of residence of Sydney from the dossier. Go there, study the first floor and find the letter from the morgue. There are boards under the sink in the corner. If you break them, you can find the portrait of an elderly woman. On the second floor, you need to deal with monsters and look at the body of Sydney’s partner.
Apply concentration to the knife in the corpse’s chest, examine the bottle with the help of the Mind’s Eye, and follow the wall next to the bed. Concentration will remove the wall, and behind it you will find Sydney. Decide what to do, then go with the report to Robert.
Through the looking glass
This is the next additional quest from Robert Throgmorton. Climb to the second tier of his house and inspect the office of the deceased father. There are a poster and various exhibits on the wall. In the office, there is a photo with a monkey and a newspaper with an interview. Use Mind’s Eye to remove the boxes on the table on the right to find a safe with a piece of photo and letter. Chat with Robert.
Go to a psychiatric hospital (Asylum) on the right side of Coverside. Talk to the nurse, go to the basement and open Bethany’s room on the left side. Examine the shards and documents on the bed, then apply the concentration on the wall with the image of the house. After viewing the memories, enter the blue cloud and number the fragments in the correct order. Re-talk to the nurse.
Visit the City hall and select three parameters to search for evidence: Enterprises/ XIX century / Salvation-Harbor. Go to the factory, look inside and kill the enemies. Examine the desktop and flask near the stairs down. In the basement, destroy the lock and examine the door on the right. There are people on the second floor. Chat with them to get the key to the basement. You can study the cabinet, and then go to the basement and open the door. Look around, pick up the diary, and apply concentration on a large mirror to see the memory. Use the concentration on the wall on the right to create a cabinet with the book.
Visit the police department and use the archive. Set 3 parameters: Complaints / Suspects / Salvation-Harbor. Now go to the house of Gaunter, go inside and study the letters on the left. Use the concentration on the wall to the left to find a small coffin and a pocket mirror. You find a newspaper in the kitchen.
Follow down 2 levels, apply the concentration on the wall with the symbol and see the room with a real children’s coffin. Take a look at the photo, look at the mirror itself, then apply the concentration and look at it. On the second floor, there is a mattress with folio occultists. Study the books nearby and look in the room with the blackboard and various articles. Enter the blue cloud, then select the sequence of fragments: basement / second floor / first.
Shoot a mirror in the secret room of the first tier, and then go to the basement to the coffin. An elderly woman will appear here. Decide what to do — pick up the mirror, kill the woman, or let her perform the ritual, and then take the broken mirror. One way or another, the mission will end, and you will receive a reward.
Visit the hospital in Oakmont and take the quest. It will be necessary to go to two places. See their addresses in the log.
Go to the store, examine the first floor and turn on the concentration. See the prompts and go down to the basement. Take a letter from the hospital (there is on the barrel). Examine the corpse on the rope and read the note.
Go to the house of the infected. Get inside through the pier. You need to move there by boat. In the first-tier room, find Liz’s diary, located on the nightstand next to the bed. Turn on concentration and take a look at the pillow with blood. After viewing the memory, go upstairs and inspect the kitchen table. Take a look at the slime, enter the blue cloud and select the correct sequence of fragments: first floor / second kitchen / second room.
Talk to the doctor at the hospital in Oakmont, and he will give 2 new places to study. Go to the restaurant in a dead end; study the tables and the counter. Take a look behind the bartender’s desk, go upstairs and read the next note. You can get over the fence behind the bar counter of the first floor. So you get in the basement. Inspect the knives, bath, and then kill the mad cook in the next room. Study the recipe next to the girl and diary on the table nearby.
Visit an abandoned store, kill the enemies and examine the rack behind which the seller once worked. Inspect the bags against the wall, go to the basement and pick up the book. Look at the mucus on the floor, enter the blue cloud on the first floor and place the fragments in the correct sequence — first the upper, then the lower.
Go back to the doctor, turn in the quest and get the reward. So you unlock the suit Plague Doctor.
Letters from Oakmont
You can take the task from the owner of the hotel Devil’s Reef, where Charles Reid is staying. You need to explore several places and collect letters there. We recommend that you first install markers on the map for each letter. You can visit them in parallel to the story when you are around. Or you can collect all the letters at once.
Go to the building at the specified intersection. You look for a letter on the bedroom table.
Go to the desired building by boat. Apply concentration on the top floor and see a passage behind the wall. The letter is lying on the floor among the toys.
Use the boat to get to the desired place. You find the letter on the curbstone of the first floor, behind the boards. Break them.
You need to look for a building between Seaside and Hillside, the second house to the south on the right. The letter is on the second floor table.
Call of the ocean
Enter the building at the crossroads; on the upper floor. Apply Mind’s Eye and examine the shell lying on the table. It will turn into a letter.
Static in ears
Follow Bullock Street in the direction of Healog Street. Find the letter on the first floor, on a table near the basement.
Voices from the pipes
Follow the intersection of three streets, enter the house and climb the top tier. In the far room, there is a small table with a letter.
The building is located near the pier. Look for the letter in the upper tier to the left of the entrance. Look on the table near the lamp.
Follow Eibon Street towards Oak Street. You find the letter on the covered corpse of the upper floor.
Go down Whisper Street to Hubert Avenue. Enter the building of the infected area. It will be a warehouse. Look for a letter here.
Lullaby at the crossroads
Above the desired building hangs the signage Men’s finest clothing. Climb up and find the letter on the table in the corner of the room.
Follow the Fish market, where you will visit the plot of the game. Inside the market, find an Innsmouther merchant. Take his job. It is necessary to visit three houses and install special devices, to ward off the monsters.
The house is located in the south of the region, on Lincoln Street between Derry Lane and Landing Avenue. There is only one destroyed house. Go through the door and climb the upper tier. Install the censer on the dresser and take a photo. There is no more evidence.
The house is located in the western part of the district on Seven-Oak Street, between Il Street and Castle Street. Place the device right on the floor and take a picture. You can also find:
- diary on the top floor, in the corner of the room;
- a letter on the coffee table;
- a letter on a table.
Look for the right house on Hawking Lane between Inner Shine Street and Warren Road. It is a crossroads in the infected zone.
Go upstairs, go to the room on the left and set the divece on the table. Take a picture of it, and then you can find additional items:
- Note on the table;
- Postcard on the picture in the corner.
Return to the seller at the fish market and collect the reward. You will unlock the Vyshyvanka suit.
The bounty of the sea
Take this task from a man who is near the entrance to the port of Oakmont. Look for the anchor icon on the map in the region of Grimhaven Bay and move there. A man stands near the tent.
Follow the barge at the address. Climb it, examine the barrels and pick up the diary from the table. Take the ship’s log to Vincent. He will ask to find the ship logs of two other ships.
The Red Queen
This ship crashed on the banks of Coverside, the eastern edge of the map, near the psychiatric hospital (down from the map) or north of Seaside Street and Providence Avenue. Go to the beach and see a ship with the inscription Red Queen. Pick up the logbook from the table nearby. Monsters will immediately appear, so be prepared to kill them.
You need to search for a ship in Grimhaven Bay, on Wharf Street, between Tower Street and Clambay Street (In the east of the region). On the street, you will find cargo boxes with the «The Skylark». The damaged ship is on the dock. Kill all human enemies, and then collect the ship’s log, which lies on the tabletop at the pier.
Return to the quest giver for the reward. Among other things, you unlock the suit «Fisherman«.
Silence is Golden
Take this task in the library. Then go to Shells West, east of the intersection of Liberty Road and Hawking Lane. You need apartment number 1. This is Joy’s apartment.
Climb to the second floor. There you will find a sign on the wall, a corpse of an animal and its bed, a camera, a letter, a sewing machine and a toy. Inspect everything carefully, and the portal to the past will be available. The order of memories: the Granny woman call the dog — Killing the dog — the photographer — the Granny notices the photographer.
Use the Mind’s Eye near the next door. Be sent for the silhouettes. In the basement, you will find the key with which you can open a neighbor’s apartment. Inside the apartment, you will find a corpse and a diary. You can also see the books. Now head to the library. Search in the archive: History / Author / Local.
Now you have the address of the Granny Weaver.
Head towards Weston Oldgrow on Beacon Street, between Windhalf Avenue and Century Avenue. Upon arrival, search the basement, first and second floors. In the basement, you will find two mirrors that are broken, a blood sign on the floor and ammunition. On the first floor, you will see an illusory wall near the sliding suitcase. There is a knife and a book behind this wall. The monsters will attack you. Climb to the second floor. There is a diary on the bed, also look at the skeleton and the doll (Use the Mind’s Eye).
Inspect the whole house, again go down to the basement. There you will find a portal. It is necessary to place the memories in the following order: the right mirror — the left mirror — summoned by the weaver — shots.
Now it is necessary to perform a ritual to summon the Granny Weaver. For this you need mirrors: the first is located near the stairs towards the basement, the second in the room where the skeleton.
The note! We recommend you to make a stock cartridges and a first aid kit before installing mirrors. You have a difficult battle with the Weaver.
Fight with the Granny Weaver (How to kill the Witch?)
You have to shoot a lot to defeat the enemy. Use the column for cover, and there you can reload the cartridges. As soon as the enemy is defeated, you go to Joy. Tell her everything.
You need to go to the following place for the first book:
Once there, find a note on the first floor. Then go up to the second and look for a diary. Examine the trail of blood on the wall. Use the Mind’s Eye to study it. Dispel the illusory wall, inspect the three corpses. Then a portal to the past will open, where you place your memories in the following way: students create exact copies of themselves, copies kill them, and copies cover up their tracks by creating an illusory wall. Next, use the Mind’s Eye and look for the burnt place on the carpet, so that silhouettes appear that lead you to the book. When you pick up the right one, three illusions will attack you. Be careful, as one of them is armed with a pistol. Go to the following place for the second book:
The mansion will be closed and you can enter it from the back yard. Examine the letter on the first floor. Further go to the second floor and search for the door on the lock. Once in the room, go to the locker and develop the illusion in the Mind’s Eye. There you will find a crazy tenant and the right book. Take it; the old man will attack you.
You need to use the archive of the town hall to find the third book: Citizens /Occupation / Advent
Go to the following place:
Upon arrival, find the statuette on the table and develop the illusion. There you will find the key that opens the door nearby, behind which is a sign. Touch in in the Mind’s Eye, so you will move you to another room. Now you need to find the illusory wall until you find three hostile people. Kill them, pick up the book and return to the employer. After completing the quest, you unlock the suit Master Sleuth.
You can get the quest from the police in the bar «Seven Oaks». First go to the fisherman’s house. It is located in the center of Salvation Harbor, on Seven Oak Street, between Octopus Avenue and Skipper Road.
Go into it, photograph the corpse and study the ax. On the second floor, you can find a note and in the end all the evidence will be found. After that, go to a Rich apartment:
Look for the victim on the third floor. Take a picture of the body, study the knife, and also find a note in the room. As a result, all the evidence will be found. You can explore the rest of the house. When you enter the second floor, monsters will attack you. At the end, you go to the mansion:
Go there, take a picture of the corpse, and study the bracelet on the table in the Mind’s Eye. Look for a note on the second floor. Collect the evidence, return to the policeman and the task will be completed. After completing the task, you will unlock the Police Envoy suit.
Rest in Peace
The guard will give you this task. He stands on a small pier cemetery. He will ask you to find three bodies.
Go to the first grave. Examine the flowers, the statue and the coffin. Next, go to the archives of the city hall and look for the address by the following criteria: Citizens / 19th century / Citizen Records
In the end, you need to find the following place:
Upon arrival, go up to the second floor and inspect the corpses on the bed. You can also study the note and bottle.
Go to the second grave. There you will find a corpse, but if you investigate it, monsters will attack you. Kill enemies, enter Mind’s Eye and follow the silhouettes to the grave. There investigate the coffin and blood on the lid.
Go to the third grave. You will find a torn page near the excavated pit. Go to the library archive to learn more about criminals. Look for a clue by the following criteria: Restricted section / 17th–19th century / European
As a result, you will find the right address:
Go to the house on the second floor, kill two criminals and inspect the skeleton. After that, you can return to the grave digger. After completing the mission, you will unlock the Man of Science suit.