Palantir Puzzlehunt 2016 - MIT

Sat, Oct 1 11:30am - 7:30pm EDT
MIT Stata Center: 32 Vassar Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139
Free

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Palantir Puzzlehunt 2016 - UW

Sat, Oct 15 11:30am - 7:30pm PDT
Paul G. Allen Center For Computer Science & Engineering: 185 Northeast Stevens Way, Seattle, Washington 98105
Free

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Fresno Puzzle Hunt 2016

Sat, Oct 22 Starts at noon, PDT
Tower District, Fresno, CA
$20/person

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The Mastermind Hunt: SF, 2016

Sat, Oct 22 12:30pm - 5:30pm PDT
Mission District, San Francisco, CA
$25/person online in advance. $35/at the door

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Oakland Treasure Hunt 2016

Sat, Oct 29 12:00pm - 4:00pm PDT
1 Frank Ogawa Plaza Oakland, CA
$20-50/person

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Summertime Fun

Jul 2016

School’s out and summer is finally here! Charlie and four of his friends have been eagerly planning their summer since the weather got warm back in April. Along with the usual bike riding and...

Dad Goes Shopping

Jun 2016

Dad decided Mom needed a break from the kids so he announced that he’d do the grocery shopping today and he’d bring all four kids with him so Mom could just relax for a while. The kids thought...

Friday Night D&D

Aug 2016

Our 1st Year Anniversary! Donald and five of his friends meet every Friday night to play games, specifically an on-going roleplaying Dungeons & Dragons game. Donald is the...

Summer Vacations

Jul 2016

Many of the employees at Gadgetworks, Inc. take summer vacations with their families and this year was no exception. Larry Shumacher, the manufacturing manager, shook his head as he looked at...

Summertime Fun

Jul 26, 2016, 12:12 AM | by Shelly Hazard

School’s out and summer is finally here! Charlie and four of his friends have been eagerly planning their summer since the weather got warm back in April. Along with the usual bike riding and...

Dad Goes Shopping

Jun 12, 2016, 11:59 PM | by Shelly Hazard

Dad decided Mom needed a break from the kids so he announced that he’d do the grocery shopping today and he’d bring all four kids with him so Mom could just relax for a while. The kids thought...

Friday Night D&D

Aug 29, 2016, 3:56 PM | by Shelly Hazard

Our 1st Year Anniversary! Donald and five of his friends meet every Friday night to play games, specifically an on-going roleplaying Dungeons & Dragons game. Donald is the...

Summer Vacations

Jul 26, 2016, 12:05 AM | by Shelly Hazard

Many of the employees at Gadgetworks, Inc. take summer vacations with their families and this year was no exception. Larry Shumacher, the manufacturing manager, shook his head as he looked at...

Hiking in Yellowstone

May 12, 2016, 11:34 PM | by Shelly Hazard

Five friends were visiting Yellowstone National Park this week on a hiking trip. They were overwhelmed at first by the sheer quantity of blazed trails available in the park’s large expanse... over 1100 miles of...

Springtime Gardening

Jun 12, 2016, 11:56 PM | by Shelly Hazard

Chelsea and her friends were very excited that spring was finally here! The five were avid gardeners and had been planning their spring planting for months. Last year, they decided to add a...

Summer Barbecue

Aug 29, 2016, 3:37 PM | by Shelly Hazard

Our 1st Year Anniversary! Mark and his wife Cindy decided that it was high time for them to host a summer barbecue. So next Saturday night they’ve invited four couples to join them for a...

Route 66

May 12, 2016, 11:25 PM | by Shelly Hazard

Five friends decided that for their vacation this year, they’d take a motorcycle road trip on historic Route 66, following the original route of the highway from Santa Monica, California to...

Movie Time

Nov 07, 2015, 10:31 PM | by Shelly Hazard

Main Street Flicks, the movie theater in Millersville often fondly referred to as the MSF, was showing five new movies this weekend that Sara’s kids really wanted to see. She tried to convince them to pick one and they’d all go together...

Lunchtime Sushi

Apr 10, 2016, 10:04 PM | by Shelly Hazard

Five friends from Millersville car-pooled to work in Campton, the next town over. It was very convenient since they all worked at the Campton Office Park. Actually, even more remarkable, they all...

Shift Changes

Mar 15, 2016, 10:50 PM | by Shelly Hazard

George, the manager of Lucy’s Bar & Grill, a popular restaurant just off the highway at the edge of Millersville, was having difficulty. He was working on the staff schedules for the following week. He had several...

Super Moon Lunar Eclipse

Oct 06, 2015, 11:00 PM | by Shelly Hazard

Last Sunday night, a super poon lunar eclipse occurred. Six friends, all amateur astronomers, were jubilant at the chance to see this rare phenomenon, which has only happened 6 times in the past 100 years!

The Phone Number Math

Jul 01, 2016, 11:56 PM

The Phone Number Math

Jul 01, 2016, 11:56 PM

Alison's 10-digit phone number consists of 10 different digits. No repeats. What is the first digit in Alison's phone number if...

Half-Moons

Jul 12, 2016, 7:19 PM

Half-Moons

Jul 12, 2016, 7:19 PM

Nine moons. Some ratio has to be reached by rotating some number of the moons. What is the number?

The 90+ Question

Jun 24, 2016, 11:24 PM

The 90+ Question

Jun 24, 2016, 11:24 PM

What number from among the suggested ones should replace the question mark to complete the sequence?

DigitCount

Jun 17, 2016, 11:51 PM

DigitCount

Jun 17, 2016, 11:51 PM

Which digit should follow in order to complete the sequence?

Triangle to Square

Apr 15, 2016, 3:53 PM

Triangle to Square

Apr 15, 2016, 3:53 PM

Suppose you have a shape of an equilateral triangle with straight sides. Using only a pencil and the triangle as a ruler it is possible to draw a...  

Candies

May 27, 2016, 9:18 PM

Candies

May 27, 2016, 9:18 PM

It was a warm July day. Around 70F in the air. Stephen had an appointment with his dentist today who was 16 miles away. Arriving a bit earlier than...

Hexagons Plus 2

Jun 10, 2016, 11:56 PM

Hexagons Plus 2

Jun 10, 2016, 11:56 PM

In a composition of four cubes the outlines of 3 regular hexagons can be spotted. It's enough to move and/or rotate just...

Fruit Magic

May 20, 2016, 9:57 PM

Fruit Magic

May 20, 2016, 9:57 PM

A fruit is missing in this healthy produce arrangement. Name the one which should fill out the gap.

Double Exposure

May 06, 2016, 11:54 PM

Double Exposure

May 06, 2016, 11:54 PM

Nine digits are presented as words - a digit per line. Two digits can be spotted twice in this arrangement - each one when an imaginary straight line is drawn through the centers of respective tiles.

Changing the Total

Feb 11, 2016, 11:14 AM

Changing the Total

Feb 11, 2016, 11:14 AM

Eleven matchsticks are arranged into two digits: 6 and 3, resulting in three numbers: 6, 3, and 63. Their total is 6 + 3 + 63 = 72. It is possible to move...  

Cut off the Corners

Aug 12, 2016, 11:51 AM

Move the minimum number of coins to get rid off ALL the right coin angles.

A Coin Necklace

Jul 15, 2016, 11:52 PM

Convert the necklace into two triangles ("diamonds"), different in size. Three sliding moves are required.

The Frame Switch

Jun 30, 2016, 11:47 PM

Reach the square frame in the Goal position. A move consists of sliding a coin to a new position where it has to touch at least two other coins. Happy 4th of July!

Olympic Coins 2

Jul 08, 2016, 11:17 AM

Flip the "Olympic Coins" shape as shown in the Goal, performing just six special single-coin moves.

The Delta Unfold

Jun 23, 2016, 11:56 PM

"Unfold" the coin delta in a series of single-coin moves...

Always Three

Jun 16, 2016, 11:51 PM

By moving one coin at a time, reach the Goal position so that after each move...

Presidents' X-change

Sep 24, 2016, 5:16 PM

Exchange the two diagonals of the square array employing the minimum single-coin sliding moves.

Coins & Triangles

May 12, 2016, 8:18 PM

Fifteen equilateral triangles can be spotted in this arrangement. What is the minimum number of coins to be removed in order to get rid of all the equilateral triangles in it?

Olympic Coins

Jun 02, 2016, 11:43 PM

Change a stylized "Olympic" pattern into the one shown in the Goal. Single-coin sliding moves to do that.

The GO Challenge

May 26, 2016, 11:57 PM

Convert the “G" letter into the “O" letter. A move consists of sliding a coin to a new position where it has to touch at least two other coins.

Wi-Fi Switch

May 05, 2016, 2:15 PM

Convert the “W” letter into the “F” letter. A move consists of sliding a coin to a new position where it has to touch at least two other coins.

In Puzzleland

May 19, 2016, 3:45 PM

Nine coins placed in a 3x3 array, produce 8 rows of three coins each - three horizontal rows, three vertical rows and two main diagonals. Move the minimum possible number to...