This is the official guide for Mayan Prophecies: Cursed Island Collector's Edition.
This guide will not mention each time you have to zoom into a location; the screenshots will identify each location.
Hidden-object puzzles are referred to as HOPs in this guide. Items listed in green are hidden or they require additional actions to locate. Interactive items in HOPs are color-coded.
During the HOP, you have the option of playing Mahjong. Select the button in the upper right corner. Locate 2 sets of matching pairs to remove 1 item from the HOP list (A).
Mini-games and HOPs are sometimes randomized; your solution may vary.
Use your map to see where actions are available and quickly travel (B).
Refer to your Journal for notes, clues, and the map (C).
Prevent your inventory from auto-hiding by selecting the lock (D).
Select the compass for a hint (E).
You will have the option of some interactive help.
Talk to Marco (A).
Take the BROKEN OAR (B).
Use the BROKEN OAR to scrap away the algae (C).
Enter the ship (D).
Note the mini-game on the cabinet (E).
Take the MAYAN ARTIFACT PART and the 1st LOCK PART (F).
Select the shelves (G).
Play the HOP to earn the SLINGSHOT (H).