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I have an answer that fits, but relies on knowledge of a specific franchise. 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.

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Answer summary (thanks to everyone who solved the ones I couldn't): Chubbier, next not heavy Goku's friend wheat powder Legolas' dishonesty The Iron man's father balloon for showing-off Hot beverage for Spartacus' fellows Higher cute marsupial Mixed great geographic feature The 18th Ulysses, the 6th, the 15th and the greek 19th Assault a person ...

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Gotta Go Fast! Frog loving character, and this game’s baddie “Evil” are both the same animal Bob the Killer Fish and this game’s namesake weapon are both this colour. The lead designer also created Wing War, Alien Storm and this game. Upon starting, you are told to rise from something this game would jump off cliffs into. The only failure condition in ...

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I know the answer has already been accepted, but when I read this I got a very different answer. You are 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.

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Here is a complete answer, I only found one/two so most credit is to the others contributors. 1. Schoolgirls and a scientist breaking physics (4) 2. Prisoners fend off Lovecraftian horrors by protecting a crystal (5) 3. People fighting zombies fighting a killer fighting people (5) 4. Millions of plumbers killing thousands of creatures on two ...

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4) Millions of plumbers killing thousands of creatures on two continents (5)

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My Small contribution : (not sure) 3.People fighting zombies fighting a killer fighting people (5) Engineer fighting pixellated aliens in a spaceship (3) Dragon slayer going on an infinite and disappointing journey (3)

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I think it is Because I found it thanks to the tag video-game and the hint 'doomed'.

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The answer is: This is how I worked it out.

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Let's begin slowly 1. Schoolgirls and a scientist breaking physics (4) 9. Family punching trees to survive the war (4) This one doesn't fit but... 10.People with swords dying a lot in a haunted mansion (6)

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Maybe I'll introduce him to and not because

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The message is The video games are (with some help from @Kant1, @ManyPinkHats & @hagfy): Man called jon hates jewelry Famous three circles go mad with paint brush Green man gets scared A black and white dance move A man with lots of arms makes coffee Famous modification Haircut warrior A shepherd leads his heavy flock ...

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Here's my attempt. Picture:(Excuse my beautiful paint skills)

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Partial answers : 1. Chubbier, next not heavy 2. Goku's friend wheat powder 9. Assault a person

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Some guesses (based on very little) Man called jon hates jewelry (should be the last one open) A shepherd leads his heavy flock Joe wormtongue Observation:

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Prisoners fend off lovecraftian horrors by protecting a crystal (5)

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Partial: 1st line: 2nd line: 3rd line: 4th line 5th line So:

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Hint 3: Hint 4: The clues: The theme could be

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Partial 8: The 18th Ulysses, the 6th, the 15th and the greek 19th

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Are you: I eat my way around, to avoid get eaten. My pray eats me if I don't eat it first. I have been around from the golden age. Some try to finish me, some claim to finish me. But everyone fails in front of my power of eight.

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Complete solution - combining with answers from Jaap Scherpuis and APrough and comments by El-Guest and Birjolaxew 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. solved by Jaap Scherpuis (see their answer) solved by Jaap Scherpuis (see their answer) 8. 9. 10. solved by El-Guest in the comments solved by APrough (see their answer) 13. solved by Jaap Scherpuis solved by ...

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Final (credit to @jafe and @Mohirl for figuring out the rest of the clues, go upvote them!) Rogue tries to follow templar leader Law breaking, tasteless, sandbox entry Scientific premise around martian origin? Not quite a rapper, weird kid Man tossing bound article? Beginner to Hero: The planet rocks Fantasy's heart found in ...

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I think this is now a complete solution! This was only possible due to the partial solutions from @Gabriel Guimarães, @Squeamish Ossifrage, @Hazel, @The Dark Truth and @Irishpanda, whose answers I copied in, and a comment by @Zandar. Of course, being a crossword, the partial solutions also gave at times prompts of additional letters. Across 1 God no ...

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Are you Do you, guys, easily succumb to the temptation? Do you summon me straight away, instead of being true to the spirit of the real fighters? Question is - should I have revealed myself to the world in the first place? Doesn't it spoil the pleasure of achieving the goal without me?

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The reason is: I believe this to be the case based on two hints. 1) 2) So using these hints, and then I'm honestly not sure if this is right but it seemed to work out well enough.

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Partial: Legolas' dishonesty Assault a person

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People fighting the Empire with an inappropriate tool (6)

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It looks like the first line might translate to something like: based off of the repeated symbol usage and rhyme scheme. Unsure of what alphabet it is using. With some guessing that doesn't really fit: EDIT:

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Since a single line doesn't do damage, it is possible to do To achieve this, there are a couple of requirements: To get these pieces one after the other For this to occur so that the final piece also clears the board, we get these constraints on the number of pieces $X$: Given these, the smallest $X$ that satisfies both requirements is This is a small ...

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