Day of the Tentacle Questions & Answers

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Day of the Tentacle Box Art

Day of the Tentacle

Day of the Tentacle, also known as Maniac Mansion II: Day of the Tentacle, is a 1993 graphic adventure game developed and published by LucasArts. It is the sequel to the 1987 game Maniac Mansion. The game's plot follows Bernard Bernoulli and his friends Hoagie and Laverne as they attempt to stop the evil Purple Tentacle — a sentient, disembodied tentacle — from taking over the world. The player takes…


I have constructed the battery I’m the basement and need to charge it before I can use it. It seems obvious that I charge it from the electricity from the lightning strike outside, but I don’t see how I am meant to attach the battery to the kite. No option ever comes up to allow […]

The humans in the hall are already used. There are 3 humans in the prison cell and I have tried to use these ones. The guard there will not let me do anything. He wants to bring me for dinner so I can’t get rid of him. The other guard said I can win a […]

I can’t figure out how to get vinegar in order to use it as a crafting ingredient for the battery. I’ve searched all around for bottles and any combination of items that might generate vinegar but I can’t figure it out.

I had expected to find some other source of vibration that would make the fake barf fall from the ceiling but it hasn’t. The annoying music has been playing but it isn’t enough to make it fall. What else needs to be done to make the fake vomit fall down or at least a way […]

It is getting annoying having to go back and forth between the doctor and toilet just to be able to send items back and fourth. Things are much slower. The tentacles say I need to be one of them to move about and then give the obvious clueue that I need to make a costume. […]

I have ran out if things to do. I have spoken to everyone and there doesn’t seem to be anything other than George Washington. He continues to have the dialogue about cutting down a cherry tree, but I don’t know how to trigger the correct conversation. What do I do here to solve the puzzle?