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LostMonkey
06-19-2001, 01:27 AM
Hello Everyone
Could use some help here. I finished
the first 3 Monkey Island and had fun
trying to find all the clues.
But maybe I used up all my brain power.
Because I am stuck in MI4 and haven't
barely started.
I can't figure out how to past the
catapult guy.. I have the pretzels.
But, when I give them to him and he
goes away, as soon as I go to the machine
he comes back.
I've been everywhere and can hardley find
anything to pick up.
Any hints appreciated. Maybe I lost me
brains in the last island (HEH HEH)

Kid
06-19-2001, 03:27 AM
There is a pretty obvious item hanging around the docks, maybe that could be used in some way with the catapult operation

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raVen_image
06-19-2001, 03:10 PM
Take a look at the "calibration cactus" near the mansion...does it's shape remind you of anthing?

LostMonkey
06-20-2001, 01:02 PM
Kid
I already have the inner tube and put it on
the cactus. But, could not figure out what
to do with it.
Raven , will look at that cactus again.
Thanks for the good hints without giving
it away.

Manock
06-20-2001, 03:35 PM
You know, I bet that if someone went fiddling with the catapult's controls, that catapult has to be re-calibrated all over again.

LostMonkey
06-20-2001, 07:48 PM
Am I just getting over to the catapult
to slowly? Every time I get over there
he comes back before I have a chance to
do anything.
I am on the verge of killing that catapult
guy , He is really starting to annooy me.
I hate these arrow keys for moving guybrush
I always seem to be going in the wrong direction.
Got more pretzels , go try again, ARGGG!

grannen
06-20-2001, 07:50 PM
Did you pick up something in the harbor?
If so, it might be useful!

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grannen
06-20-2001, 07:56 PM
Re going in wrong direction.
Have you pressed F1 and Options and checked that the Movements Mode is correct?

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Manock
06-21-2001, 11:00 AM
you should set the control mode to camera relative. Anybody should know by know that defaults are ALWAYS wrong.

MagnusB
06-21-2001, 01:22 PM
I can't remember, but I think I used the default.

LostMonkey
06-21-2001, 06:52 PM
Well that was too simple. Just not
getting over to the catapult soon enough.
I have it set for camera relative.
Thanks for you hints.
Onward to new adventures. See if
I can get on to Lucre Island.