This document is written with the purpose of providing a walkthrough for these fun, challenging, and sometimes deviously painful-to-navigate levels. You should see the sand portal behind you here. Your sand tanks should more or less be depleted, but you can fully replenish it by heading to the left of this area to find a sand box. Walk forward a little on on this hidden ledge, and a scene will show the lamps along the left wall. Slow time here if you want, since the bar will start to shake. Alternatively, from where you begin, simply run in to kill all the three morons head on.
Wait patiently until the head guardian red looks away, and drop down to double speed kill the other two morons. Chain swing to the other side and chain swing quickly again to the ladder. Snag some sand credits from the box, and refill all your tanks in the process. Feedback for this document can be directed to lestor underscore wong at yahoo dot com. Move the selection to yes and save the game there is no fountain here. Once this is done, the boss will no longer attack as well, allowing Persian Ninja to get close and attack the feet of the boss.
Step on the left plate to remove the wall. Drink from it to get one of the most important sand powers in the game - The Eye of the Storm. You may contact me at lestor underscore wong at yahoo dot com for this purpose. Shimmy right on the ledge until you're above the window, and drop down. . On mid-level, stealth kill both enemies or throw them off if alerted.
Jump towards the ledge, and shimmy left until you see two horizontal beams, one on top of the other. Slow time now, and quickly go left again to do another wall run to the next platform. Do a wall run along the left wall to reach the ledge just above the window ahead of you. When his back is turned against you, drop to the deck and speed kill him. Walk towards its end, and jump left to the horizontal beam.
This time, step on the right button. You need to get out of here, fast. Wall run on the right wall until you can jump towards the top of the L-shaped structure. A scene will show you the way out of this place. You should see another shutter. From where you begin, head right to find a pot.
Run through the door back to where you begin. You may wonder where these new levels are found? Jump to one of the ledges, and continue to jump up ledge by ledge until you reach to the top. Next wall, plus three more buttons. You'll need to perform multiple wall jumps up the walls here. If this was a Cyclops, you would have only done it once. You can now do a wall run on the right wall, before jumping to the left platform ahead.
Jump to the opposite dagger plate, and perform a wall run on the left wall to the next available plate. It's also extremely frustrating to do, due to camera and controls issues. You'll get the most powerful attacking sand power - the Sand Storm. From here, jump to the tree branch in front. I won't recommend this method though, since the platforming approach is so much more satisfying to do.
Drop carefully, and hang on the ledge to avoid the enemy in the window. The first stealth kill here is the guy on the balcony after the wedge jump, but if you alert him, you can simply hop over the balcony on the far side and drop to a stab point below. Wait for the first row to move to one side, and then walk in its opposite direction, and then sneak past the rest of the traps in similar fashion - you've got to do this quickly, since this is a timed event. Do another wall run now, and at the end of it, jump to the horizontal beam. Run towards the circular platform to get out of this place. If you do this fast enough, you should see a cliff with some ledges in front of you. Quickly roll under it slow time if needed.
Note that if you attempt to perform this run on the lower dagger plate, you'll never make it. At the top, go towards the sand portal to activate it. To use this document, you must be reasonable familiar with the basics of the game. Jump towards the window and climb through. Drop down to the lower platform, and wall run on the right wall to reach the dagger plate. Head up and stealth kill the next enemy.
At the end, jump left to the horizontal bar. Slide all the way down and drop to the wooden platform. After this short but more brutal section, a save point will be available. Climb up to the ledge above, which is connected to a platform. Shimmy left and you should now see a window to the left of the screen. There's a pot here if you need to replenish sands. Once you kill them, wall run up to hit the button near the locked door to unlock it, and go back to the sand portal.