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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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Dungeon Crawler: Level 2.5

You are the protagonist in a game designed by NeedAName Inc. Proceed through the levels using your video game knowledge to solve the puzzles therein. Solve all levels and beat the game! Level 2.5: A ...
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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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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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Dungeon Crawler: Level 3

You are the protagonist in a game designed by NeedAName Inc. Proceed through the levels using your video game knowledge to solve the puzzles therein. Solve all levels and beat the game! Level 3: ...
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Characters make the game

I wanted to tell a friend about a character in one of the best games I ever played. However, this game is pretty old and I neither remember the name of the game nor of the character. But there are ...
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What is a Fantastical Word™?

This is in the spirit of the What is a Word/Phrase™ series started by JLee with a special brand of Phrase™ and Word™ puzzles. If a word conforms to a special rule, I call it a Fantastical Word™. Use ...
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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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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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Coordinate my way to the name of the (video) game

50°47′18.0″N 0°8′31.0″E These coordinates didn't only show the way to a very special horse, they also lead to a valuable object, that was offered as a prize in a video game. What was the name of the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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What is the fewest amount of clicks needed to create a tier 5 tile?

PLEASE NOTE! A different problem that uses this same ruleset that can likely only be solved with brute force and a computer program has been posted to math.se, viewable HERE. I was unaware of the ...
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Name the Game #3

This is part of a series of puzzles where you must identify the name of a video game Previous puzzle is here: Name the Game #2 Finding my cubes is key in this place I could never exist in three-...
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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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Video Games - Who Am I?

I have three puzzles about video games. It's OK if you just answer one or two puzzles, but its better if you answer all of them. Your answers must contain your reasons. Here you go: Game 1 My name ...
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Which letter am I?

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The Letter of the Law

My friend is a bit of a video game addict. Recently, after a bout of video-game-induced violence (I won't go into details here) he was sentenced to six months in jail. Part of the conditions of his ...
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First time hit, with spinach? A little bit?

This blockbuster game was devised around the year 1980 by a person, that had never before developed a video game. Concerning the species, that makes the protagonist, the game's title is misleading. ...
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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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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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Name the Game #4

This is part of a series of puzzles where you must identify the name of a video game Previous puzzle is here: Name the Game #3 I suggest you bring an umbrella While you look for a little fella ...
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Name the Game #2

This is part of a series of puzzles where you must identify the name of a video game Previous puzzle is here: Name the Game #1 Turn the tap and open the valve You won't have to face her by ...
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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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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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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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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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My Life…Sucks

I feel empty inside, but I think writing about it will help me cope. Here is some prose I wrote: Am I dreaming again? This doesn’t look like the dreams that I am used to... Worse. At times I ...
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A weird cipher inside video game

Recently a game named "Ode to a Moon" released.... during the gameplay there are several cipher sentences flashing on the screen. I was trying to decode them as a cryptography amateur(noob),but still ...
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Riddle on a fictional character 1

I live in the coldest place, but I don't freeze. I always wear clothes, but I don't need them. Betray my brother and I disappear, until the darkest (is it really?) hour of your ...
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The City of '17

Excited, you turn on your TV, to find out who is the 'City of '17'. The screen shows the show presenter: 'Every year, a city or cities is or are named as the city of that year. Before announcing ...
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Name the Game #1

This is part of a series of puzzles where you must identify the name of a video game In my books you must read About a ship, clock and tree One path is red, the other is blue Which one you ...
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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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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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Enemies are Everywhere I Look!

A last hurrah for the video game challenge: Well here I am, on the run from the mob. Lin Hyle, that’s the pork-peahatted big boss that I’ve done wrong. Like, like I don’t really know what I did ...
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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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What is the name of this video game?

This is a little riddle about a mobile video game. Bounce to the music Jump on little orbs Make your own levels Design em', if you're bored
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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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Mr. Who Am I? Please tell me [closed]

I have a brother who is taller than me. I have been a good guy and a bad guy. I was once known as Jumpman. I was in lots of video games.
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A tribute to Stan Lee [closed]

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