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Questions tagged [video-games]

A puzzle centered around video games, and related to games, game characters, genres, platforms, etc.

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Time to ring in the new year with an enchanting puzzle

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A tribute to Stan Lee [closed]

Start Here One answer will lead you to the next question
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Two worlds diverged in a person's mind

A strange fellow in a cloak approached me and asked if I liked games. When I said yes, he gave me this note and said the two related final answers would be important to me. Now I ap proach, and ask ...
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Studying an Ancient Riley Riddle

My prefix is simple, though often confused, It's to put down an object; one other than you. My infix, not truly a word, but is slang, once seen when teens were late to hang with the gang. My ...
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So many games So little time!

So here's yet another game that I used to play... way to much. I might not be a superbeast, But Rob's name holds what I fight at least. They're good at leaping, singing, reaping and many ...
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The answer should be in the form of a question, like jeopardy but with a bit more ~fantasy~

The answer to the first is not bad or inferior. The answer to the second is not noise or agitation. The answer to the third is not evil or corruption. The answer to the fourth is not ...
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Friend's answer about his favourite game

I was chatted with my friend on WhatsApp. I asked him what's his favourite game. He answered: Awards are stars. Money are diamonds and orbs. Download levels. What'...
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I Love Rebus Puzzles!

This rebus puzzle is going to be related to some of my favorite games 1. other word for 2. 3.
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What's that sound? Is it my childhood?

Even your mother may have heard of me, I'm as iconic as who I represent. Ecstacy will fill your body with glee, as you start and when my sounds I present. Except those who never knew the joy, ...
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2005: A Space Oddity

It is the year 2005, in the land known as Los Angeles. Today was a very special day for the people known as "gamers". The brand-new console, Nitin Dozwich, was set to release today. As the "gamers" ...
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Not another challenge!

I have created a new riddle: this one about Video games! Well, here you go! From a land of monsters, an embarrassed boy Lurks through a bush and inhales a tomato! "Urrrgh!" Says he, after ...
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Another game that I loved to play

I still have some games that I love to play, so here is another riddle about one. 1) X marks the first part of my name, but only if you change my angle by aim. Lastly comes what I shout, ...
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The Ultra-Cute Pandas

It was the late 90’s. I was leaving the theatre having seen my first 3-D film. Suddenly, out of nowhere, a girl appeared from the nearby bushes, demanding I take her money for my 3-D glasses. Slightly ...
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The Trials of Sir PacMan

While this is too late for the Rare and Endangered topic challenge, it was inspired by it. I had to take a break from Puzzling for a bit, so I missed some really fun looking challenges, but now I'm ...
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This is an OLD game that I still enjoy

Hy This will be my first question ever on this forum. It's a small riddle I thought of myself about my still favorite game to play. Let me know what you think about it (did you liked it, was it to ...
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Is the answer so obvious?

A gaming boy gave me this riddle. He asked me to solve this puzzle given to him by his third mother. Matt had a parakeet named Enza. Matt got sick, and his parakeet went missing. He was about to ...
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Random Paragraph, a Riddle or a Secret Message?

So, as I was playing a game, I got a weird string of messages on my screen. You think you know what the weird message means? Pleeeeease! Don't just ignore meeeeee! ...Err. I... I did not want to be ...
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Perhaps I should go into pest control

Some say that I'm a drunkard - no! I only need my morning joe to get me up and off the ground. Until then, please don't stick around. But when I'm up, I'm such a friend! Wise tips and lessons, I will ...
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Video Game Explanations in 10 Words or Less

So, my friends and I came up with a new type of puzzle similar to that of the Every _____ Movie Reviewed in 10 Words or Less, in which movies are reviewed in 10 words or less. So my friends took this ...
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5 Video Game Riddles - What are these Games? (Still 1 Unsolved)

With the bounty ended, and I still haven't gotten the answer, I have awarded the prize to El-Guest. If eventually, I get the answer, I will award the correct person 50 rep as well. Thank you for your ...
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I'm bored. Do you like eating bananas? They make a good breakfast

So for today, our riddle is broken into two. Can you figure out all of these clues? Am I the Alpha, the origin, the prime? I'm maybe victory, or part of a dime. Take one to the face, you ...
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Quick escalation universe

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John plays games on his smartphone

John likes playing Clash Royale but does not like Clash Of Clans. John likes Pokemon Go but does not like Minecraft. John likes playing Temple Run but does not like playing Vainglory. John also likes ...
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I've been all around Greece's paradise?

My pieces are associated with earth, sea and sky, dark, and time. My adornments come from a source of etymology: a vessel, a mother, a mentor, and a power-hungry traitor. The vessel, the dark, and a ...
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We are they who lock the heart

Seven lights that guard the key of hearts, They alone can stop what the dark starts, The first is king and friend, With three circles he was penned. The second not chosen by man, But ...
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Not Really Into Pokemon

An entry in Fortnightly Topic Challenge #35: Restricted Title 1. I'm not really into Pokemon, you see But a friend of mine is, as much as can be. He goes on and on about this move and that, ...
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Muddled video games titles

First of all, this is totally a rip-off of @ferret idea, but with video games instead of movies. So, basically the same story: I have a friend that use to mix things up and is unable to clearly ...
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Video game puzzle

Each line of the puzzle is a different clue which refers to a different game. Once you've solved each clue take the first letter of the game and find the hidden message. Man called jon hates ...
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Fun Friday: This puzzle does what NintenDONT

It's Friday, lunch is over, and why get back to work - when you can relax with a quick 5 minutes video game puzzle! Enjoy! Text Version
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The undefeatable enemy

Part of a gang of three More elusive than my brothers Get close to us and you will see You can catch a glimpse of me I'm an infamous enemy of lower rank When you're near us, I'm visible for one ...
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Let there be peace and destruction

I use your Intelligence against you, If you try to chase me, I confine you, I am considered omen to bad things, Don't be scared, sometimes I do good things. Guess who am I... Hint 1 Hint ...
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Et tu, Brute? Then fall Caesar

This is a very difficult puzzle with a lot of references and ciphers. This is the year 3019. At this point in time, we are technologically advanced. However, our ...
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My identity was hidden. Do you know who I am?

My true identity was hidden from myself and the world, I am not what I appear. I'm a master of all weapons and fighting styles, I can adapt to any situation. Some worship me, others hate me. I ...
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Video-games Mondegreens

Inspired by TV Title Mondegreens, I, too, came up with a similar puzzle. It is still based on Mondegreens, obviously, but with video-games! Each of these 10 descriptions will lead you to a (weird) ...
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MAR10 Day Puzzle: What character am I?

In honor of MAR10 day, I have created a puzzle for you! Try to guess what Mario universe character I am, and what game I'm from. ...
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Cipher from a video game

First, let me clear something up. I am in a community of people who are trying to solve these few remaining ciphers in a video game series. Now don't get me wrong, the people behind making these ...
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Which letter am I?

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The sky is my owner. Who am I?

I fight in the battle between Darkness and Light. My owner is the sky. I have one shape, but I am two things at the same time. If you miss your body or your heart, be afraid of me. Who ...
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I am not a dragon. Who am I?

I have wings, but you have to teach me fly. I spew fire, but I am not a dragon. I am the older of three brothers. Who am I? HINT:
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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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What do I use as my password? (not really)

Just experimenting with something nerdy. Not certain that this will work. ...
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My roommate is back add it!

My roommate's computer desk has a paper on it with these 3 weird grids and drawings. I know that he is trying to learn to write computer code and he likes making old video games as a way to learn. I'...
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Japanese puzzle 1

Here are 3 Japanese symbols. 竜 : Dragon 昇 : Rise up 拳 : Fist Can you find the video game related word I am looking for by using only these 3 symbols as clues?
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A bold and innovative gaming challenge

Michel's latest puzzle has my brain in knots. I need to unwind. So I've settled on something fun to do with him, while also showing him he's not the only one who can craft tricky puzzles. Here's my ...
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No one is gonna help you!

Here is a puzzle for you. I hope you got a good brain for this one ain't easy. One wrong move and you are done for. These dogs and other 4 legged creatures aren't gonna lick your wounds. In ...
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Wumpus-hunting Masyu

You are an explorer looking to capitalize on a cave you've discovered. The goal is to construct a pathway that visitors can take safely. The problem is that the cave is full of dangers, including a ...
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Don't clear your terminal history 4

Previously, on terminal use... A panel raises into the wall, revealing a hallway and the outline of a sword. "Must have been taken already", you figure. You walk down the hallway and enter some ...
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Don't clear your terminal history 3

Previously, on terminal use... The door opens and you find yourself in a cave. After a short walk, you enter a small rectangular area, with a couple of fires towards the far side illuminating the ...
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Find all the names

My name is A and I am the main character of a video game! Please do not mistake my name for the one of my friend B like so many have done before! I saved B multiple times but B simply won't stop ...