Questions tagged [enigmatic-puzzle]

Puzzles where the genre or solving strategy of the puzzle is not explicitly stated; puzzles where the puzzler must deduce what type of puzzle it is.

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What is JonMarkPerry trying to tell us?

Following in the footsteps of MOehm, leoll2 and the formerly known Lukas Rotter (who has deleted his account D:), we have a new name to add: JonMarkPerry! In his profile we find an interesting image: ...
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Dots in Squares

What pattern could be placed in the last square to complete the sequence? This image from https://drive.google.com/file/d/1W0A2E2GIwi6mq9b94FzA7PhfXCae-VPB/view originally created by Daniel ...
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Decipher this puzzle — with clues!

I'm needing some help deciphering the following puzzle: Oi xmt gcilk vwf-cciruk Lhoyqz ccig spkb mfyt; Rnbrl uakoj tbbu gw bkgd, Wgqnb ddmu p zfoim; Viec kfs lllsmt, ywfy dg zdoc, Dtfl fu xggu, ...
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An unknown Cryptogram

I would like to say : vyycd gow mcgr uuey
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An alternate answer

Really rare report! Today, Todd texted this: ♦☼ ↓☼§ ♂♫☼↨ ¶◘♣ ☺♫‼○↨♣↕ ♠☼↕ ◄§♣‼¶♥○☼♫ ‼○↑ ☼♫ ¶◘♣ ♪☺¶◘ ◘☼♪♣↨☼♣↕♂? ○ ♥☺♫'¶ ♠○•§↕♣ ○¶ ☼§¶. Although, having solved it, I decided it's too easy and ...
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Oh no, a Simple puzzle

It should be simple to find an answer to this puzzle.
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The Weird cipher password?

During your search to the ' great hidden computer virus ' , you realized that you are just a password from accessing it. Frantically , you searched for a clue that might help you . At last you ...
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A Mutated Clockwork [closed]

I want to pose some kind of puzzle which I haven't found here yet. The task is completely posed by the following video: https://youtu.be/52YcaavO9Z8 As a solution, you are looking for a word listed ...
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Rosemary, Heaven restores you in life

It spent a life span with no cellmate The long way back saying me why can't we look the other way? You're weightless, semi-erotic You need someone to take you there saying me why can't we ...
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Binary puzzle in World of Warcraft

I apologize if this isn't appropriate here, but it's been driving me insane. Essentially, a puzzle was recently introduced in the video game World of Warcraft, which no one has been able to solve. ...
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Legend of Nine Treasure Hunt in Andaman and Nicobar Islands [duplicate]

Disclaimer: I dont know the answer but it is definitely solvable. A legend of nine, In the Andaman, A treasure you may find, But, certainly, the blood of men. Staring at the Sun, At 30 to 6, Al ...
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Moving Office puzzle

Moving Office You are moving office. You would like to be behind Elisabeth. But Elisabeth wants to be behind you. Is there a solution ? I tried for some time and to me it seems answer is going to ...
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A prophet denies his existence

What is my anagram - A prophet denies his existence? Clue:
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What sort of maths is this?

I have a number n I increase n. I now have a new number n+1 I change my mind and decrease n: I now have a new number n-1 I change my mind again and increase. I am now back to n+1 No matter what I ...
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Israelly an EASY puzzle tho!

It's not a duplicate of this puzzle, but I want to make another EASY pattern too. (1) Fiji (2) China (3) Cyprus (4) Indonesia (5) Kyrgyzstan (6) United States (?) Israel P.S. It's not ...
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Solve the last equation

My brother showed me the following puzzle from some type of (IQ?) quiz game on his phone: 1 + 2 = 21 2 + 3 = 36 3 + 4 = 43 4 + 5 = ?? I am quite sure this was the original question asked. ...
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SCP-507 and the extra-dimensionnal slot machine

Disclaimer : This is not my puzzle, and it may not even be a puzzle. But it does look like a puzzle to me. If it has to be closed for this, so be it. But let's see first if someone can come up with ...
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A Sequel: A Test or an ABC?

A Sequel for A Masterpiece: A mirror or an ABC? , thanks for all your support for that puzzle, and hope you like this! In a science quiz you scratched your head, For it was a puzzle nowhere it ...
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What am I trying to say?

This is an enigmatic puzzle. The puzzler must deduce what kind it is and solve it with no help.
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Save the Easter bunny - An Enigmatic puzzle

This is a puzzle themed for Easter Monday 17-04-17 The inhabitants of Puzzletopia are shocked: the Easter bunny has gone missing! They immediately ask you, the police’s best detective, to find out ...
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Keypad Conundrum

Tonight I had to work late at the office to fix a small, but critical bug. Most people leave early and by the time I was done working, I was the only person left in the office. I quickly gathered my ...
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My mathematical friend

I have a friend who is a mathematician but a puzzler at the same time. Whenever I call him and ask him what he is doing, he gives an awkward answer, Like when he was working on vectors , he told me "...
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The strange notebook - Clue Seventeen

<<---First clue <---Previous clue The door swings open. You step through, and it closes - thud - behind you. You look around. You are in what appears to be a normal living room, with some ...
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“Tell Your Friends” - a mysterious e-mail that landed in my inbox [Part 2 of 6]

Following the mystery embedded in the initial puzzle... Note: Sorry, I messed up. I've re-uploaded the image in PNG format. Quality should be back. Congratulations! Through much hard work, you've ...
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Problems on Graphs

I want to test if someone with no experience in Graph Theory can solve my Problems involving Graphs. If you do know some Graph Theory I'd appreciate if you let me know in your answer. They do not ...
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A little wish to you

Ale. Hope this helps. Answer is one word.
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Where do I live?

Find the answer: Add 3 to my first and put it last, Add 1 to my new last and keep it second last, Add 1 to my new second last and put it first, Add 1 to my old last and put it in the middle, Minus 1 ...
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Find the TV series

I'm looking for a TV series. A hint is hidden in the following image: As this is a computer-puzzle you might want to download the image.
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Oh dear! Can you help me sort this out?

Ring, ring! Before my group can play tonight, we need to get together with you to figure something out. Our gig is the top space in the region, but now they claim there isn't room for all 16 of us. ...
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All locked up and nowhere to turn

While working in your basement, you notice there is a portion of concrete which is not like the rest. It is funny you never noticed it before, but most of the time there was a rug covering it. Tapping ...
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An Enigmatic Puzzle With a Strange Loop

Aesop Fables -1 ¬engine ¬Greek 10-20 bankrupt louise input: 10-28 loop victim st = new String(out); st = StringBuffer(st).insert(1,"M").toString(); The life and times of 41st Return (10-28) ...
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The most rational answer

Question: What if split is absent designedly and letters occupy more spaces obscuring obfuscated prototype?
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A Layered Problem

This is my own work. If you would like to see examples of similar problems, to help you understand what to do please see my other posts. (e.g. What's the question to this and what is its answer?)
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What is the value of the letters?

What is the value of the letters A and B in the figure down below? The square and the circle are independent from one another, i.e. they are solved independently. Here follows my train of thought: ...
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Where Am I? In Mexico City (Level One)

Well, this is a "Where am I?" puzzle set around Mexico City Metro. Remember that three is important. You have only the picture. This is short, and I think it's easy. Hope you like it!
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Suits of tiers - A GW2 themed enigmatic puzzle

I have created this puzzle quite some time ago in the style of the - then still ongoing - CiSRA puzzle competition, but very heavily leaning on elements of the computer game Guild Wars 2. A couple of ...
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Two-Button Idle Game

Two-Button Idle Game is a puzzle that was made for but not included in the Galactic Puzzle Hunt, and can be found here. It was mentioned in the wrap-up (Caution: Spoilers!), but no solution was ...
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“Tell Your Friends” - a mysterious e-mail that landed in my inbox [Part 4 of 6]

Now that you've managed to beat Part 3, we can move on to Part 4! Yey! Immediately after entering the correct word in the prompt, you receive a new message on your screen... ...
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What does this mean?

What is the magic word? 011021042021011012012032012032014 Clues (Read, in order, one and re-think the problem): Five letter word 'A' equals 011051 Binary (Eight digit per) Compressed ...
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Another Puzzling Alien Signal

There is great excitement in the astronomy community. The search for extraterrestrial intelligence is finally bearing fruit. A strong clear repeating signal is being received from a not so distant ...
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Find the missing piece (edit)

I guess that these questions may use different logic independently or not i don't know. I just found one logic that fits only to the first one. *These questions are from the one of high IQ Society ...
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3 hats paper ball

I received a page in the mail box, crumpled, there are 3 hats stickers on that. RED HAT. YELLOW HAT. BLUE HAT. What does that mean? ...
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Alphabet II: Unified Alloy Bonds

As always, good luck! Caution your tongue, the king you will abide. Scribe! Yes sire? The new table will arrive soon! Seat it left of seaside. Hints The ...
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A case of academic misconduct?

A friend of mine is a professor at a nearby university. Last week, he gave three of his students a simple assignment: conduct an experiment (all three of them separately and independently from each ...
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The answer lies within this question!

I lie inside this question, and I hide behind a mask. I don't think you'll see me from my appearance. I hope you conclude where I'm too, but I doubt you will without clever thinking. What am I?
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Can you find the killer [closed]

Source BRiddles.com Find the killer: The killer is someone inside the store. I have no idea of the answer though.
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Signal in the Noise

My best friend, who happens to be Polish, Niko, called me up the other day. He told me that he had found an old record online, by a musician from his hometown. I asked him whether he was going to buy ...
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Time Crunch Puzzle

Sarah Lee was late for work. Again. This time it was no joke. She quickly got into her car, and saw that it was nearly out of gas. But there was no time to fill up. "Fastest route will be 24 miles and ...
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Robot Dan and I

Robot Dan, world smartest vacuum cleaner, and I took our packages and fly to trip. We had to took our big pistol, that could shot down a tank. Last time we almost started world war 3, by shooting ...
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What is a Renowned Word™?

In the spirit of the What is a Word™/Phrase™ series started by JLee, a special brand of Phrase™ and Word™ puzzles. If a word conforms to a special rule, I call it a Renowned Word™. Use the examples ...