# Cypher – Extra Hints (Chamber 1-3)

Provide extra hints to help guide the player to the solution.

## Chamber 1

The purpose of this guide is to give extra guidance to the answer of the puzzle, without trying to provide the answer outright.

1.01

• The units of measurement and their numbers are not important
• What the words describe isn’t important
• The first letter of each word is important

1.02

• Punctuation, format, capitalization, special characters are all unimportant
• Only certain words are important
• Some words are spelled incorrectly
• Every misspelled word is missing or adding only 1 letter

1.03

• The letters are not important
• Looking at the problem from a new perspective is important
• The wall is important, but not the alphabet on the wall

1.04

• The italizied words are important
• The answer is only 4 characters long
• The answer is a number
• Free sounds similar to a number

1.05

• The letters are not important
• Right click is important
• Look very closely at the punctuation

1.06

• All of these numbers are less than 30
• Think of the numbers as – 3 8 18 15 14 15
• Letters can be translated as numbers

1.07

• There is three different shapes of squares
• Full squares are spaces
• Morse code is useful here

1.08

• Not all letters are the same size
• SCIE n CE IS KNOW l ED ge i S P ow E r
• Each 5 letters is part of a collection.
• This puzzle uses binary. Find a pattern to turn the letters into binary
• The first letter is B

## Chamber 2

2.01

• The first letter is C
• The last letter is R

2.02

• The puzzle has an even number of letters
• The entrance’s paragraph on transposition explains the solution
• The first word is THE

2.03

• All the letters are in order
• This plays on the expectation that all words are read left to right, up to down.

2.04

• This isn’t solved reading up, down, left, or right
• X’s are spaces
• The first word starts with the letter A
• Try and find the word JADE
• Try and find the word TRUST

2.05

• The Q’s are breaks
• Puzzle 2.03’s solution is similar to this one
• The first word is STRIKE

2.06

• Puzzle 2.02’s solution is similar to this one
• There is 32 letters in this sentence.
• Puzzle 2.02 is a solution by 2, but this one is not

2.07

• Find words that can be created using a Knights movement
• Try starting from Q to find a word
• Find the word QUEEN. Scratch these letters off to help find another word
• The first word starts with C
• The second word starts with K, if you can’t figure out the word for C, try K first

2.08

• This puzzle has 30 letters
• Like puzzle 2.03 and 2.05, we need to find the divisible number
• The first word is TWO
• Do some math

## Chamber 3

3.01

• One letter words can presumably be A or I
• Try and solve some of these first RBXP, BA, GTP, THZ
• Now try these XHZP, HQZ, WQ, XL
• UTPQ, THSWQD, VQBUKPZDP
• ABOPVQBUKPZDP, QBIKPXHQ

3.02

• The numbers below the alphabet is occurance. Remember to use the frequency guide.
• ZMX is the most occuring word.
• C is a 1 letter word. Solve ZMVZ, ZG
• Think of these 3 together ZMXP, ZMXR, RP
• UCZM, LGRX, KGU, LGGK
• UJCZZXK (at this point you may be able to guess the solution)
• VJJCEVO

3.03

• 6:21 3:11 this. This puzzle uses the same style as the previous two, look for single letter words and the word THE. This puzzle is not designed in a format that is simple to provide hints for so you’re on your own

3.04

• Letters by frequency. A-12, C-3, E-18, F-4, G-16, F-4, H-2, J-26, K-18, L-18, M-4, N-12, O-3, P-12, Q-1, R-2, S-19, T-3, U-4, V-5, W-3, Y-18, Z-17
• J = e , K = t
• S = o , N = L
• L = a , Z = s
• Y = i , P = r
• G = n , A = d
About Volodymyr Azimoff
I love games and I live games. Video games are my passion, my hobby and my job. My experience with games started back in 1994 with the Metal Mutant game on ZX Spectrum computer. And since then, I’ve been playing on anything from consoles, to mobile devices. My first official job in the game industry started back in 2005, and I'm still doing what I love to do.