Circular Oasis

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Circular Oasis
Short name: South 3
Area Type: Regular
Previous Story Area: Verdant Canyon
Next Story Area: Megastructure Interior - South

The Circular Oasis, also commonly known as South 3, is an artificial oasis in the otherwise lifeless desert that stretches across the south-western portion of the island.

Circular Oasis
Detailed map of the area
An aerial view of the area


Main Puzzles

  1. Centrifuge
  2. The Passageway
  3. Dismantling
  4. Control
  5. Bridging the Gap
  6. Displacement
  7. Above
  8. Preliminary

Lost Puzzles

Gold Puzzle

Lost Lab

The lost laboratory is located TODO

Tetromino bridge

[ solution ]

Star monuments

Pandora monument


Sphinx monument

The Sphinx monument is located between puzzle 3 and puzzle 4 on the upper level.

[ engraving ]
The engraving as shown on the front of the sphinx monument.
[ solution ]

This results in another quote from the Sphinx.

Prometheus Sparks

The first Prometheus Spark can be found TODO

The second Prometheus Spark can be found TODO

Documents and Audio Logs





Straton of Stageira

Ancient Human Artifacts

Arcade Machine

[ location ]
Behind the sphinx monument.


[ object and location ]
Criosphinx. Located on a ledge of the Gold Puzzle.

Easter Eggs

[ object and location ]
Back To The Future license plate. North-east, behind a small rock past the palm tree.