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How to Solve M-042 Puzzle in Sonic Frontiers

Sonic is lost on an ancient island filled with strange creatures.

Fight multiple enemies and explore a world of action, adventure, and mystery.

There are five gigantic islands with forests, waterfalls, and desert landscapes.

Complete side quests, solve puzzles and scale enormous structures.

There are portals all around the island and you can go into Cyber Space levels.

Defeat colossal enemies by combining moves like dodges, parries, counters, and combos.

Discover the secrets of the remains of an ancient civilization taken over by robotic hordes.

In this guide, you’ll learn how to solve the M-042  puzzle in Sonic Frontiers to reveal more of the map.

How to solve M-042 puzzle in Sonic Frontiers

To solve the M-042 puzzle in Sonic Frontiers, you need to use Cyloop and do 3 loops, 1 loop, and 2 loops around the first, second, and third blue flame respectively.

This is corresponding to the structures with blue lights (count the number of lighted-up diamonds per structure)

After you’ve looped around each blue flame correctly, the puzzle will be completed.

Here is the full process (expand the screenshots above):

  1. Use Cyloop and loop around the first blue flame 3 times.
  2. Loop around the second flame 1 time.
  3. Loop around the third flame 2 times.

After you’ve looped around the blue flames in the correct order (corresponding to the structures with blue lights), the puzzle will be completed.

Now, more of the map will be revealed on Ares Island.

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