Questions tagged [visual]

A puzzle that incorporates a visual component like pictures, diagrams, drawings, etc. Do not use this tag for puzzles that discuss geometric objects without displaying them.

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The scientific one!

The picture below will lead you to the correct answer. The answer consists of two parts(_____ _____). Try see if you can make sense of it! Oh, and don't forget.... the scientific one! Hint
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Guess characters from pictures

I've been sent this by my friend on Facebook. Unfortunately I don't know the original source. Every picture represents a set of TV characters. Can you guess who they are?
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Some luck involved

Can you guess the theme? OK, feel free to reverse image search, it's been many days now. Slight Tip: Tip 1: Tip 2: Last Tip:
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Find how many colors are needed to color all vertices

In this puzzle you need to identify the minimum number of colors needed to color vertices such that no two adjacent vertices ...
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Elementary, my dear Louis

Felt it was time for another Density™ puzzle. Warning: May require thinking. Enjoy! Final answer: (3,4,4,4)
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What is the minimum count of steps required to complete this maze correctly?

Here's a map: How to play Legend: B = Boost X = Objective (•) = Start point Mission: ...
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Mosaic by Albrecht Dürer

This is a visual puzzle (known as "mosaic" or "fill-a-pix") with the same rules as MineSweeper: The grid is to be filled with colored and white tessera. Choose whatever color you like for the colored ...
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Why did she choose O6G?

He gave her 8 choices. 7 lead to death, one lets her continue. O6A O6B I6C U6D I6E I6F O6G O6H Of course, he knew she had no idea. He turned the hour glass and gave her 5 items from his suitcase....
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Usually in games!

Try to replace the question mark with the help of the clue! The clue will make you understand what those symbols represent. Now you just have to find the pattern! (The vertical bars are just there to ...
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The bus again, or is it a pen?

This image can be resolved to a single word. What am I? Hint: Another Hint: Yet Another Hint: Another Yet Another Hint: Yet Another Yet Another Hint: Images were taken from https://icons8.com/.
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The answer to this visual puzzle is a name

The answer to this visual puzzle is a name
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How do you guys generate the Density bitmaps?

Basically just the title. I've seen a lot of Density puzzles and want to know how the images were made. Thanks in advance.
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Puzzle needs a name

Inspired by @Stiv's This new puzzle type needs a name series, what is the name of the puzzle below? Start by solving the (quite tough) Nonogram, then apply some grid-deduction-deduction and discover ...
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Aha! So elegant!

The image below is made up by these 4 different things as you can see. The answer consists of 5 characters. What does it represent? Hint(related to image 1) Hint2(related to one of the remaining 3 ...
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The witch's hex visual riddle

Ever since that evil witch put a hex on me, my head's been spinning in circles and I constantly feel like I'm about to fall down backwards. As she fled the scene, she left behind this note. It seems ...
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Insufficient facts

Some wear gold; some wear blue; Some wear red while watchest you. Some are brown; some are yellow. All aboard would save their fellow. Flights of fancy, flights of risk, Flights beyond our orb'ting ...
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At most halfway!

Try to interpret this image below. Why these numbers? Give a full explanation as to why. Let's play b!
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Shower thoughts

What is the image below trying to say? $\hskip1in$
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Puzzle Hunt 06: Stepping Stones

This is part six in my clichéd treasure island puzzle series, but can be solved on its own. The story carries on from part five. Based on the information from the notebook, you at least know where ...
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No trap in this one

This visual puzzle resolves to a number. HINT Hint2 Hint3 Hint4 Hint5 Hint6 Hint7
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Puzzle on a Pie Crust

Can you find the hidden message in this pie crust?
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A unique rebus+

I'd call this a rebus+ (complexity, visual components, lateral thinking). The answer is a letter. Short story of the problem: I was happy, I felt I finally invented something solvable, easy, and ...
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Six word rebuses — one topic

Each of these six squares has a solution. Together, they fit under a single theme. Can you figure out all of the puzzles and name the theme?
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Check my drawing skills!

I was never too good at drawing, but... if this is the case, there is a word associated with this bmp image. Find out which one. Hint 1: Hint 2: Hint 3: Hint 4: Hint 5: Hint 6:
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Gliding through an ice-maze

Two men are trapped in an icy cave. Nowhere to go, except for two small holes in the ice, heading down. Only by working together, they can get deeper into the cave, hopefully finding a way out. Will ...
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4 rebuses – 1 topic

The four pictures below refers to a word each. All four words come under the same topic. Can you identify all four words and the topic?
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How to visualize the tasks for the rope and nails puzzle?

Following the A&Q I want to visualize the tasks for the rope and nails puzzle. In the paper, one can see 11 puzzles: Puzzle 1 (1-out-of-3) Hang a picture on three nails so that ...
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Geography puzzles — find the one-word answer

Below are two separate puzzles, but you will need to solve both to find the one-word answer. Good luck!
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Fun with Flags part 5: with a smile

We are looking for a song (artist and title). Other (independently solvable) puzzles of this type: 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10.
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Picture-Puzzle. Find the number!

Make sense out of this picture below and find the two-digit number! Note: Pay attention to everything except the rounded rectangles
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Usually by algorithm's, but not in this case

The task is to decipher the picture below and then replace the question marks!
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Fun with Flags part 4: a pile of coasters

These quaint looking coasters appear to have been thrown haphazardly on the table. However, there is a 10-letter word to be found, which is the answer to this puzzle. Other (independently solvable) ...
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The LEGO house cipher

This is a true story... Today I am at home looking after my daughter who is off sick from school. We spent some time this morning playing with LEGO and built a house. Not just any house though - ...
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Missing numbers

The hexagon below is almost complete but there are 3 missing numbers. Try replace the question marks! Hint Hint2: Hint3
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11 Harry Potter rebus puzzles which together spell a word

11 Harry Potter rebus puzzles. When you have solved them all, there is a word they are hiding. Hint:
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The Order's First Member

Due to your reputation, you have been contacted by the organiser of a secret society. Each member of the group is a genius and a master in their field, but their identities and professions are a ...
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Find the hidden message in the Tetris grid

What is the message hidden within this Tetris grid? Hint 1: Additional hints may be added if this remains unsolved.
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Twilight Zone (TOS) Visual Riddle #7

Once again... you know the drill.
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Twilight Zone (TOS) Visual Riddle #6

Next riddle, wherein you guess the name of the actor or character suggested by the illustration.
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Twilight Zone (TOS) Visual Riddle #5

Who is this actress or character from The Twilight Zone TOS?
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Twilight Zone (TOS) Visual Riddle #4

Moving along... same parameters as the previous puzzles.
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Twilight Zone (TOS) Visual Riddle #3

This puzzle suggests either an actor or a character from the original Twilight Zone. Last one for today.
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Twilight Zone (TOS) Visual Riddle #2

This puzzle suggests either an actor or a character from the original Twilight Zone. There's another possibility besides the one posted below by Avi. Hint: this puzzle has a connection to Puzzle #1.
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Twilight Zone (TOS) Visual Riddle #1

This puzzle suggests either an actor or a character from the original Twilight Zone.
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Picture puzzle.. numbers missing

Below is a picture and a set of numbers. There are 6 question marks. Try replace them!
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Stars in our ears

This is part four in my clichéd treasure island puzzle series. The story carries on from part three. It seems unfair that a chest whose password was so promising should contain nothing more exciting ...
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Fun with Flags part 3: what used to be

We are looking for 4 countries/kingdoms/sovereign states which do not exist anymore. Hint: Other (independently solvable) puzzles of this type: 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10.
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Three is the key

Another puzzle in the spirit of the Density™ puzzle. This one requires coordination plus some basic math. Enjoy! Final answer: (7) Hint 1 Hint 2 Hint 3
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Rosetta's Stone

Another puzzle in the spirit of the Density™ puzzle. Fairly hard I suspect. Enjoy! Final Answer: (6, 7) Version for the color impaired here. Hint 1 Hint 2 Hint 3 Hint 4
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Fun with Flags part 2: a musical connection

We are looking for a song (artist and title). Other (independently solvable) puzzles of this type: 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10.

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