Surface: Virtual Detective: Chapter 1 Home

Our Surface: Virtual Detective Collector’s Edition Walkthrough includes illustrated screen shots, easy to follow instructions, and advice on how to solve this challenging hidden objects adventure.


  • Answer the call.
  • Collect the tile.
  • Read the note & the letter - collect the tile.
  • Look at the photo; collect the tile.
  • Insert the 3 tiles & play the hidden objects area.




  • Find the items.
  • Collect the stand key.




  • Insert the stand key; collect the router & remove & replace it – click the button.
  • A mini game will trigger.
  • Solve the game by typing in any reply 4x’s.
  • Collect the safe code & place it on the safe.
  • Enter 2793 – collect the documentation.
  • Click the door & give the documentation.
  • Examine the machine.




  • A mini game will trigger.
  • Solve the game by arranging the hexagons correctly.
  • Select your body type.




  • Collect the map – collect the dagger & read the note.
  • Collect the valve & the bottle of resin.
  • Attach the valve; collect the oil.
  • Collect the handle & bent crank; attach the handle – collect the hammer.
  • Place the bent crank – use the hammer to collect the crank.
  • Pour the oil onto the dagger – collect the sharp dagger & use it to collect the file & big gear.
  • Select the sharp dagger to collect the small gear & use the file – collect the chain.
  • Attach the crank – the big & small gears & chain.




  • Collect the 7 parts; collect the amulet & give it to Stephen.
  • Collect Stephen’s amulet & collect the reaper figure & place it to trigger another mini game.
  • Solve the game by placing the living & the dead correctly.
  • Move into the Cemetery.




  • Collect the puppet.
  • Collect the hook, leg & select the sharp dagger – collect the rope.
  • Select the hook to collect the pig corkscrew – place the rope.
  • Collect the gargoyle part from the puppet.
  • Insert the pig corkscrew into the bottle of resin.
  • Collect the stone rune; pour the resin – collect the bucket & leg.
  • Use the bucket; collect the gargoyle part & bucket of water.
  • Collect the puppet arm & gargoyle part & lens.
  • Move down once.




  • Attach the 3 gargoyle parts; collect the skull seeds & thread.
  • Move to the left.




  • Pour the skull seeds & bucket with water; collect the pumpkin & place it onto the scarecrow.
  • Collect the date of death & place it onto the tombstone; collect the puppet head & photo part.
  • Attach the puppet parts using the thread; collect the fixed puppet & give it to the girl.
  • Click the hidden objects area.





  • Find the items.
  • Collect the scythe.
  • Move down once.




  • Place the scythe.
  • A mini-game will trigger.
  • Solve the game by clicking the fingers correctly. (A – C – D – E – B)
  • Collect the broken spider & collect the stone rune from it.
  • Move to the left.




  • Place the 2 stone runes into the well; collect @ sign.
  • Attach the 2 legs & the @ sign onto the broken spider; collect the mechanical spider.
  • Move down once.




  • Place the mechanical spider to trigger a mini game.
  • Solve the game by creating a path to the claw.
  • Move ahead once.