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Avoid consuming broken cereal?

The dance is a First we notice that To the right are four squares. The first square The second square The third square The fourth square For the clues at the compass points North Northeast ...
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Four persons with a commonality

The four persons are: They were all ... The event they missed was ...
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Actors compete in tournaments

The winner of the first tournament is The winner of the second tournament is The winner of the third tournament is Because this is a game of
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XOP(Pretty cool name)

The answer to this puzzle is: What?! Stiv, did you just mash the keyboard?! Nope, allow me to explain... First, the significance of the five images: But what does this even mean?! Well, this is ...
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Finish the beautiful, ten story tower

The missing levels require ... That was hinted at ... Bonus challenge: A golden tower ... Op Edit: (self-completing as the difficulty level of the bonus challenge was beyond the scope of the main ...
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They are all linked!

First, the solved Blue letters Red letters Green letters Dotted regions What do these seven things have in common?
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National Flags and their Movies

The missing flag and movie poster are those of: Because this puzzle is a tribute to: The important fact to note is that: So what do the flags and movie posters represent? Which means our missing ...
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Make sense of the grids

The two grids hide two messages: These are both... The technique to produce the final answers involves... It's also worth noting from a puzzle design point of view that...
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Something Commonly Searched For

The words are: And the groups are then: So the final connection between these 4 groups is:
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Fun with Flags part 11: flexable flags

The two eight-letters words are: The obvious: The Seychelles United States South Korea Iran Eswatini Mongolia Brazil: Belize The final answer: Credit where it's due:
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The Beekeepers Puzzle

So first up: That took a bit of work. Next, the second image is: Back to that first image: Obviously I got some little bits slightly wrong, but it's still clear what the answer is.
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Three former players of a sport

The three players are Reasoning The images correspond to
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Directors directing compatible movies

First of all, note that the first line, referencing "an association, a gemstone, an organ and a tool", refers to: It is then possible for us to find one film for each pictured director such ...
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Its not there though, it's actually somewhere else

I think I've just cracked this. The answer should be... My solution path was as follows: EDIT: (post-solve) It seems that my interpretation of the top part of the puzzle was not at all what the OP ...
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Is Daryl Jr.'s Birthday Card Hiding Something?

Following from Stiv's solved wordsearch...
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This new puzzle type needs a name {OVERLAPPED EDITION}

Rules: Solution: Name of puzzle: Solve path:
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Progressive matrix puzzle with straight and curved hatches

The answer is because
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Identify the movies through equations

The pictured directors are (in order of presentation): However, they do not equate to the letters a-f in this order. To work this out, we need to look at... This then satisfies all the equations...
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Do your best! (I can't really say no pressure)

The upper diagram The lower diagram is It's not quite clear to me whether
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Noughts and Crosses and... there's more?

First, as clued in the hint, Looking at the grids in the first row, we note that Interpreting Looking at the bottom row of grids
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Coded Formula 1 Champions

The drivers and constructors you see are The fourth row should be completed by The fifth row should be completed by Because
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A puzzle of romance

The image at the bottom depicts... The persons in the first image are The persons in the second image are
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A geometric Matrix

My best guess on the whole:
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"Brave as a "King"" is our beginning, this puzzle is about a beginning

I believe the nine-letter answer to this puzzle is: I started by extracting letters from each grid, which is achieved by This gives us: If we then Then we can convert that time to a 4 digit number ...
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A Victorious Figure

You may be a: As noted by @Chengarda, So it seems the answer may have something to do with Final guess:
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A geometric Matrix

New theory: The missing shape is a Reasoning: The more difficult task was to answer the actual question - what is the missing shape? But the new hint seemed to confirm this was a possible approach (...
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The Beekeepers Puzzle

Do not upvote this since this is not an answer. It is just for helping anyone with what I found. I can be wrong, though. I'm stuck there.
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The Empty Cube (Interactive Puzzle)

Solutions for five faces, and some ideas for where to go from there. With some assistance from @Stiv and @wimi. 7:9BOJ: Not solved 7:41OC1: 6:1EG: b21:3P2: 61:7RP: 1:2EG: Putting it all together:...
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A geometric Matrix

Solution 1: (Wrong Answer, But Still Makes Sense) The answer could be Because Solution 2: (Wrong Answer, But Still Makes Sense) The answer could be Because Solution 3: (Wrong Answer, But Still ...
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Is Daryl Jr.'s Birthday Card Hiding Something?

A community wiki answer to share the solution of the wordsearch, initial letters circled: Shared in the hope this might help others spot the word property and next steps...

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