Skip to main content

How to solve the Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order lantern puzzle in the Tomb of Miktrall

Star Wars Jedi fallen Order lantern puzzle Tomb of Miktrall
(Image credit: EA)

The Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order lantern puzzle in the Tomb of Miktrall is an annoying test of lateral thinking if the solution doesn't come straight away. It involves burning away some plant roots to free a chain using fire lanterns. Except there's water everywhere and if the fire doesn't get put out, it breaks if it so much as touches the floor. The lantern puzzle solution is actually incredibly simple, but uses combinations of abilities and mechanics that aren't really reinforced anywhere else. So if the solution doesn't jump out at you straight away, you can end up a bit stumped. If that's you, then read on to discover how to solve the Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order lantern puzzle in the Tomb of Miktrall

How to solve the Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order lantern puzzle

The Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order lantern puzzle comes at the end of the Tomb of Miktrall on Zeffo - when you've unlocked the Force Push and your objective is to raise the Spire. To do so you'll need to get to the second level which is where the enormous glass pendulum should be hanging. There will be a spindle by a chain you can Force Pull and lock in place that will raise the pendulum up, and expose a length of chain entangled in roots.    

(Image credit: EA)

Once the spire is raised make sure the magnetic field nearby is turned on. You will have used it earlier to pull out the block you used to climb up. Once it's on and you can see wavy blue lines wafting into the wall head up to the slightly higher part of the second level. You'll be able to Force Pull a lantern out of the wall here that you can use to burn away the roots on the chain. However, the wet floors and water around the chain means there's no clear throw from here. So throw it at the magnetic field where the lantern will be held in place against the wall.  

(Image credit: EA)

With the magnetic field holding the lantern in place* you now have all the time in the world to drop back down, Force Pull the lantern to you and then Force Push it into the roots to burn them and drop the Spire. That will release the ball inside that you can then Force Push into the podium to open the Spire and watch a recording from Eno Cordovo, before resurfacing in Zeffo to carry on. 

*Alternatively you can use Force Slow on the Lantern while it's in the air and race to get down and catch it. You're basically making things harder for yourself though. 

Star wars tips |Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order Walkthrough | Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order double bladed lightsaber| Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order length| Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order Stim locations| Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order Force Powers, abilities and upgrades | Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order Tomb Of Eilram ball puzzle | Star wars Jedi Fallen Order Scomp link

In former lives Leon's been a scientist, a musician and teacher, stints that included a shoe full of liquid nitrogen, a small tour of Germany and oh GOD so much marking.