Questions tagged [mystery]

A puzzle that involves figuring out what happened with regard to a certain incident through analyzing clues and deducing conclusions.

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Murder in a bar [closed]

Two men enter a bar. They are served identical drinks with poison. One lives; the other dies. How is that possible?
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Who is a real time traveller and who is lying?

A person is locked up in a mental institution because he claims that he's been having clairvoyant visions from ages long time ago. At some point, it becomes evident that he actually tells the truth ...
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Finding the murderer

There are six suspects "Siva", "Durga", "Ekagra", "Naman", "Aniket" and "Manish". Amartya has written the murderer name in secretly in his diary in a mysterious way as "DVVPQ". Police were unable to ...
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Who is the Culprit

One day you were at the hospital that you work at. You have 7 people you are over for their residency, since you are the head pediatric doctor. There was Ava, Ben, Chris, Delilah, Evan, Francine, and ...
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Murderer in the house!

It was a dark and stormy night... No wait, no it wasn't! It was a clear sunny day. When Brian had 3 of his old buddies from school over for a get together in Texas. They were all aged 35. His ...
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There is a secret message in the picture #3

This picture is from the 50 trillion dollars challenge from the free ebook "Muko and the Secret". This one is already solved by a reader.
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A Murder Most Foul: Alicia Adams

Forgive me if this matches an existing murder mystery. I tried to search before writing this one up Outside the office building, sirens wailed and flashing lights illuminated the snow covered ground. ...
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Holmes Improvement Case 1: Abandoned To The First Degree

There had been a murder at the ruins of an old house recently on July 6, 2018. This house was abandoned and it is said that there have been multiple murders involving the strange house ever since it ...
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A cellar suicide

A man and his wife, completely devoted to each other, have sworn to be teetotal all their lives. One of their vows at the wedding was in fact that if either of them ever drank alcohol they would take ...
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Who is the killer now?

One day the local police from the Stack Exchange community received a concerned call from one of the bakeshop owners nearby. Police: Good Morning, this is S.E. Police. How may I help you? Bakeshop ...
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Conversation with a cop - please explain

I've heard the following second half of a story: A policeman got out of the car and saw the boy. He walked up to him and said amiably, "What's your name?" "Shut up!" the boy replied. "...
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Will you be able to solve this murder case puzzle?

CASE June 6, 1992 A family of five was murdered after coming home from a party of their relatives. The family of Lucian and Safire Frenier were found dead in different places. Grizzly, Glinerva and ...
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Choose a picture

This is my first time to make a puzzle so it might be simply and easy. You are trapped in a huge room. You found 5 different pictures on the wall. Picture A- A red circle with a green background ...
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How to create my own murder mystery game?

I’m hosting a game night next week at a local bar, and. I wanted to have a segment with a murder mystery. The owner of the bar has agreed to be the deceased victim, and four people who regularly ...
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Strategy for solving many-clue detective puzzles [closed]

There are some puzzles that require sorting out many possible clues, such as The SErial Killer's killer and Mysterious Murder Mystery 3. They are often mysteries. What is a good way to organize ...
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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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Who is the killer? [duplicate]

Keeping it short and crisp. A man was murdered in his office. The suspects are Gerry, Joseph, Jason, Nick, James and Sophie. The numbers 6, 4, 9, 10, 11 are written on a calendar with ...
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The king and his magical diamond [closed]

A king seated on his throne is contemplating about the future of his kingdom as he is growing very old. His kingdom will be safe while the magical diamond is in the kingdom. This decently size ...
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Sherlock and the Luncheon

Sherlock had been invited to lunch by a rich man in London. He went to the man's house and found that the lunch was actually a huge party and there were a lot of people around. Dreadful, he thought....
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Is this Murder or Suicide Picture Puzzle [closed]

Deduce what happened, supporting with observations and deductions, also a possible story of what might have happened. I got This Puzzle From another source on internet. Give the answers with reasons....
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The Football Murder Mystery [duplicate]

"THE COACH IS DEAD". That's the news buzzing around the country. There always was a sort of hatred towards the coach after he failed to guide the Team into the Olympics in football even after ...
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Eight Suspects and a Crazy Executioner

A group of 8 suspects; 3 wearing red shirts, 2 wearing green shirts and 3 wearing blue shirts. Eye-witness claims to have seen 3 people in the scene, the shirt of one of them appeared red, while the ...
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Puzzle: Covert spy investigation

You are working for the CIA as a spy. One day you get a secret offer from the US president to spy on the CIA for him and to go and investigate the truth about a CIA covert operation which happened 10 ...
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What does this message in paper say? [closed]

You wake up in an old horse wagon and get a piece of paper with strange symbols. What does it say? //Anyone can help me. Please!
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Why did I create this table? Counting letter frequencies maybe

This is a real puzzle, in the sense that I'm puzzled by what I've found. I stumbled upon a google sheet in my google drive. https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/...
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Murder or Suicide?

Deduce what happened, supporting with observations and deductions, also a possible story of what might have happened. Disclaimer: I didn't create this one. I don't know the original source too.
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Who killed the swimmer in the cave?

4 swimmers entered a round room with no windows and no doors, but there was a hole in the floor. One man left through the hole in the floor and closed it behind him, but it is not how he arrived. 2 ...
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Who killed the child? [duplicate]

Here's a puzzle. You will probably find this out easily :) A family lives in a round cabin. The kid's mom and dad go outside. When they come back, their son is dead. The butcher said he was cutting ...
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Horror Episode #6: Lord of the Fries

An amusement park chef named Maxwell was heading into the kitchen to clean up and shut down after another successful dinner service. He has a bit of grievance over his head as so do the other chefs, ...
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What was in the dead person's bag? [duplicate]

There are two people—they went to the city, and one of them died. The dead person's bag is closed and the living person's bag is open. What was in the dead person's bag?
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Who is the murderer? - logic puzzle

Three men are arrested on charges of murder. They make the following statements. First suspect: I'm not guilty of murder. Second suspect: the third suspect is the murderer. Third suspect: the first ...
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It's a serial killer!

So there was a call. To a food store. You pick it up. Hello, this is Costco? (not an ad, sry) We have a serial killer!!! (Female voice.) What?!?! Is this a prank....! It's OJ...[...
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Mysterious Benedict Society and The Prisoner's Dilemma [duplicate]

“The answer to this riddle has a hole in the middle, And some have been known to fall in it. In tennis it's nothing, but it can be received, And sometimes a person may win it. Though not seen or heard ...
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Computer Crisis Takeover! [Part 3]

This is part 3 of a series of multiple parts about a takeover of all the computers on earth. The links to previous questions are here: Computer Crisis Takeover! [Part 1] Computer Crisis Takeover! [...
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Whichever one Joe drinks, Jack will drink the other [closed]

Jack and Joe are fighting over a robot that always saves its owner. They both claim to have created it, but only one is telling the truth. Neither would be able to live with the other taking the ...
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The mysterious Sahara Desert murders {Story & Mystery} [closed]

Three people were driving through the Sahara desert one bright sunny day. The wind was blowing lightly, but the day was clear, and all seemed right with the world, despite their particular predicament....
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Are you born detective? [closed]

I take facebook quiz, and here are some of the questions. My answer is My answer is These three I have no Idea. Did my reasoning right? or are there better reasoning?
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Awesome Murder Mystery [closed]

Source: gpuzzles.com Note: The owner of gpuzzles.com did not allow me to copy the puzzle, However site is fine pasting picture.
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Suicide in the Kitchen (or murder…) [closed]

One day a detective investigates a case where a dead man was found in the kitchen of his house. Police reason that this was an act of suicide, judging that he had pills in his mouth. The detective ...
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Why does everyone keep incessantly saying this? [closed]

Why does everyone keep incessantly saying this in all the chatrooms, ALL THE TIME?!?! If you see cay If you see cay then what, noone posts anything after it, are ...