How to Solve A Grave Mystery in Sonic Frontiers

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Umer Cheema
Umer Cheema
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How to Solve A Grave Mystery in Sonic Frontiers

Sonic Frontiers features a massive open world that is filled to the brim with tons of activities. You can fight a wide variety of enemies, take part in platforming, and solve puzzles. One such puzzle that will help you progress the main story is called “A Grave Mystery”. This is one of the harder puzzles of the game.

If you are stuck or have no idea what to do to complete it, you’ve come to the right place. This guide will show you how to solve A Grave Mystery in Sonic Frontiers and progress the story. Without further ado, let’s dive right in and get started!

Sonic Frontiers – How to Solve A Grave Mystery Puzzle

A Grave Mystery puzzle

When you first enter the open-world stage of Sonic Frontiers, the game stops holding your hand and lets you do whatever you want. This is one of the best features of the game since you can explore the map at your pace and find cool things hidden across it.

One thing that you’ll come across early on in the first zone – Kronos Island – is the Grave Mystery puzzle. If you haven’t progressed the story, you won’t be able to interact with this. If you press the interact button, a voice will tell you that you cannot do that yet.

Step 1 of A Grave Mystery

However, once you have progressed enough, you will be given a mission by Amy to solve this puzzle and move on. The game only hints that you should follow the pattern on the ground. However, some of the black tombstones are linked with one another. So, if you move one, you will also move the other one as well.

  • As you can see in the image above, you need to move the first tombstone to face upward.
  • Then, move the second tombstone to face left.
Step 2 of A Grave Mystery
  • Now, move the third tombstone to face in the bottom-left direction.
Step 2 of A Grave Mystery
  • Finally, move the last tombstone and face it bottom-left.
    • You should see the pattern as seen in the image above.

If you follow every step successfully, you will see a brief cutscene, and the path behind the waterfall will finally open. Go behind the waterfall and keep progressing until you reach the next area. Here, you will finally fight the massive titan that defeated you early in the game.


And there you have it; that’s everything you need to know about how to solve A Grave Mystery puzzle in Sonic Frontiers. This puzzle can be quite confusing since you have to essentially figure it out yourself. If you are stuck at it or don’t want to spend a long time figuring it out, this guide should help you out a lot.

We would love to hear your thoughts about the game, and if you managed to solve this puzzle easily. Let us know if we should cover other puzzles as well in the comments below!

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By day, Umer loves writing about games and talking about them; by night, he is an avid gamer that loves playing League of Legends and RTS games. Being a massive fan of Metal Gear Solid, you'll find Umer always praising the legendary Hideo Kojima.
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