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The message for the SE Admins is: This can be found by looking at something hidden in the answers to each of the clues: Albertan politician who succeeded Lucien Maynard (6, 7) Approved for passport authorization (6) Famous stage direction from The Winter's Tale (4, 7, 2, 1, 4) Method of hiding messages undetected inside images, audio, or text (13) ...


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Final Answer The bottom left The bottom middle The bottom right Top 3 rows, part 1R Top 3 rows, part 1G Top 3 rows, part 1B Top three rows, part 2 Top three rows, part 2R Top three rows, part 2G Top three rows, part 2B


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The answer is obtained by And of course


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Subpuzzles A Fringe Word™ A Not Fringe Word™ A Leaping Set™ A Not Leaping Set™ A Persistent Phrase™ A Not Persistent Phrase™ A Square Number™ A Not Square Number™ A Double Jump Word™ A Not Double Jump Word™ has So what makes an Interesting Puzzle™? If we look at the answer words... And what makes a not-Interesting Puzzle™?


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Unwarranted reversal. Untied rope. Cover up a detector. Reduce the education. Wedge of the clock belonging to us. Story about the end of a dog. Rabbit's fur Deserve a pot. A pair of one-on-one battles. Find a purpose for some wood. Path taken by the bottom of a tree. Pilfer some metal. Curve on a boat The meta is given by: ...which ...


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The answers to the 13 puzzles are, in order of puzzle posted: The meta connection is: Using this to extract an answer: Final answer panel:


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The twelve images The twelve answers To get the instruction, To follow the instruction,


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The four groups are: 1 2 3 4 The answers spell out


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Wrap-up: The making of "This puzzle's main portion is a piece of… cake?" This is not a solution to the puzzle but provides notes from its poser. This type of answer has been approved by the community. Caution: This post contains major spoilers for the puzzle. Also, this is a long read. A month ago we had @stacksfiller's Sensational Clues, which lead to a ...


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I'll edit this post as more progress is made: 2 3 6 7 9 11 12 14 23 24


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Full solution details are on this spreadsheet. Thanks to Gareth McCaughan, Wesley Situ, noneuclideanisms, ffao, and xnor for the help solving. 1. Work-In-Progress Puzzle 2. Quizzing for Information 3. Hello, Inter-network 4. Step by Step 5. Dig for the Buried Answer 6. Beach Episodes 7. A Lovely Game of Cards 8. An Admirer's Secret 9. Chasing Ghosts ...


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Initial Notes This puzzle was co-solved by Deusovi, ManyPinkHats, Reinier, SKOG, and many hints from phenomist. If you'd like to solve it yourself, here are the errata (in a spoiler-free way): The fishing float does not conduct electricity. For the intended solution to the arena, add the first letters of the two teams (using A=1, ..., Z=26), then add 7. ...


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Each of these clues can be answered with three letters. So, what next?


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I'm still curious about this puzzle, so here are a couple more of the clues I think might be right but haven't been solved thus far. Meta 2 Works of parties (6) Small entraces to functions (4) Trip in bar room (5) Meta 5 Notice no redhead shrinking (6) Meta 6 Sending away, staring (8,3) Meta 2 Answer Big thanks to @feelinferrety and @LeppyR64 for ...


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Metapuzzle Answers I noticed: Plugging these into the using this decoding blatantly stolen from ffao Results in And the next step: And now, to get letters So I pull out my phone


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8 (not finished, but very close): 10 15 16 17 19 20 27 28 29


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1 13 18 22 25 Gödel Escher Bach Hofstadter What do we need to recognize metapuzzles as soon as we see them?


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The messages have to broken in order, as each one helps clue the key to decrypting the next. ONE TWO, given ONE THREE, given TWO FOUR, given THREE FIVE, given FOUR


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Nail item before each paper item (7) After shooter’s return, receive big chunk (6) Encourage bone disease (4) Lost charge of gold and silver - lies! (4) Theater costume’s warmth (4) These are all In #2, the composer's name "Gerri H. Dern" M Oehm and Quuxplusone found the answers to #2: The hint to #3: “Gotcha!” guy (6) LSD part (3) What to do with ...


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Is the answer You've seen many puzzles, and tried to prevail Some were right, and many were wrong. You'll have to be flexing every last muscle, Searching high, low, all around. For the solution to this vexing verse Lies not within this page You'll have to search outside, or worse: Farther in... how strange? I've laid the base of helpful clues Although ...


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Impenetrable union loses nothing. Inform about big lie (14) Stop after part of a right triangle key (6) Street humor from an octopus's odor (5) A great distance encircles the begetter (6) Quickly oust and sadly die, subject to the elements (7) Hopeless, both roam for toilet (8) Pigpen, banks, or yarn (5) Then and Finally So the final answer is


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The four answers to the previous puzzles are Applying the instructions Also, attempting to backsolve Soupçon:


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Leaving a partial solution because I'm going to sleep soon Incorrect Integers Part 1 Part 2 Answer Weird Weights Part 1 Part 2 Answer Abnormal Appellations I've noticed that


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First, notice that... Accordingly... This yields... To fix that... Finally... Proceeding in this manner reveals an apt name for these compiled principles that help us defuse bombs: I think this is a masterful meta—thank you, Deusovi, for writing these great puzzles and sending them our way! Also, credit to HTM and Omega Krypton—thank you for joining ...


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1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 0 [meta]. Thanks to Sp3000 and Wen1now for helping solve large parts of this puzzle.


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This was a joint solve by Deusovi, ffao, Gareth McCaughan, M Oehm, noedne, and Sid (and probably at least one or two other people that I forgot). For details of the solutions to each puzzle, see this spreadsheet. Creations of CSIRO This is a fairly standard cryptic crossword, but with two gimmicks hinted at by the flavortext: The finished grid looks like ...


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This solution was a collaborative effort between several people. If you like the answer, please also upvote those answers (linked below). I have pulled everything together here so that there is one comprehensive answer. The times on the clocks in Part 1 are all Here are the numbers I got: ffao points out in their answer that For Part 2, I will copy ...


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I don't know if I am an adventurer looking for treasures but I know that: line 1: "1st letter : It's the 1st letter of what he said." means: line 2: "2nd letter : Well ... I can't give you a letter for this one, but i'm sure you'll find a way to guess it." means: line 3: "3rd letter : It's the fifth letter of what he gave to you." means: line ...


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The locations can be arranged into a 5x5 grid...


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Collecting others' answers to the original clues so everything's in one spot. 1 …are they never buyin’ things? 2 …do small sets of connected computers make music? 3 …do they have a good supply of backcountry cooking gear? 4 ...do people give negative answers all over again? 5 …do people have overproductive livers? 6 ...did they have to dig deep to ...


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