Questions tagged [alternate-reality-game]

An alternate reality game is a game, usually online, involving puzzles and ciphers hidden in mysterious videos, images or audio with a story behind them. Usually it is meant to promote a product.

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A possible 5-bit binary code

This image and puzzle comes from Level 18 of a game called Boxentriq. I have solved the preliminary mastermind puzzles on this level to reveal the sequence of pawns and bishops shown here, which, ...
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ARG Puzzle Gate 15 Help

Me and my group (yes I'm in a group trying to solve this) are currently working on an ARG puzzle and we are stuck. The first image/clue to the entire puzzle is what is seen below. The creator of this ...
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I'm How To Basic

You should probably start by watching this video. At the very last seconds of the video (~13:28), a mysterious "code" appears briefly. Transcription: πŸ“­πŸ”Έβ™‹οΈβ™¦οΈβ™οΈβ™’οΈβœπŸΌπŸ’  Obviously, I am wondering the ...
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Difficulties solving Cipher Riddle of an ARG

I got the following from an ARG (alternate reality game) website called terminal00: ...
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"What colour does not exist in the afterlife?" answer to an ARG riddle

So there's an ARG that started on the Unfiction forums where you have to email a secret to a particular email address. One member has done this and received: "CLEVER? 6* 83:.; ]45; 59 6 YOU MAY ...
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This is for an ARG can you solve this code for me? [closed]

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This is the rune page which has been found on-line in May 2014 released by the mysterious cyber group, Cicada 3301. It consists of cipher text which is the hint to the included hash. Transcript: αš«α›„β€’...
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What secret is this massive technical puzzle hiding? [riddles and data puzzles]

There's a game development company which released a mysterious "countdown to reveal" web page, and the page is designed pretty fancy, so everyone in that gaming community is curious about this. This ...
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The mystery of NOC +10

NOC +10 On March 6th, 2015, a YouTube channel named "Noc +10" was created. Since that day, this channel is uploading some really darkly mysterious videos. I will start saying something ...
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