This puzzle was created as part of Enigmarch, a daily puzzle construction challenge.

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A spreadsheet of the puzzle is available here: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1US2K6AiCoreg7l_pwba38HpX0ik99TpAmG_8fPk2oAY/edit#gid=1012552837


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Solutions to the grids:

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Now to follow some instructions:

From grid 1, 6A we know we have to STACK the grids on top of each other, and from grid 2, 7A that this will form a 5x5 CUBE.

From clues in the remaining grids, we need to look at the shadows formed when looking from the TOP, LEFT and FRONT in order to spell out the answer

This gives us:

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Giving the final answer SKY!

  • 2
    $\begingroup$ It seems like SKY is the answer, and you've misinterpreted which part is which. I believe that the grids are supposed to be sitting flat on the ground and stacked vertically, rather than upright slices. $\endgroup$
    – Deusovi
    Mar 25, 2022 at 5:44
  • $\begingroup$ Also, minor typo in your screenshot of Grid 3 clue list: AU vs AG :) $\endgroup$
    – Stiv
    Mar 25, 2022 at 11:20
  • $\begingroup$ @Deusovi ahh that makes much more sense with the use of the word 'stack', thanks! $\endgroup$ Mar 25, 2022 at 12:47
  • $\begingroup$ @Stiv its been a while since I had a chemistry class :P $\endgroup$ Mar 25, 2022 at 12:47

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