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Placido Eustorgio (Enigami)
Posted on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 6:41 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

You're in a room. Escape.
Lewis Zeiters (Lzeiters)
Posted on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 6:44 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

>walk out the exit door
Placido Eustorgio (Enigami)
Posted on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 6:56 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Lewis Zeiters (Lzeiters) on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 06:44 pm:


>walk out the exit door
There is no door
Moderator Feenwelt (Dietmar)
Posted on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 6:57 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Placido, please read the FAQ. Thank you.
Placido Eustorgio (Enigami)
Posted on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 7:07 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Thank you. :)
Dietmar Cremers (Feenwelt)
Posted on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 7:15 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

OK, let's see. What is in the room and how does it look?
Placido Eustorgio (Enigami)
Posted on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 7:28 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Dietmar Cremers (Feenwelt) on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 07:15 pm:


OK, let's see. What is in the room and how does it look?
The room is approximately 3 meters by 3 meters, with infinite height. Each wall possesses a unique quality.
Simon Downham (Beroean)
Posted on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 7:30 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is the room in:
a conventional building?
a mode of transport?
something else?

Does the room posess:
walls?
windows?
furniture?
Any useful items?
Other living things?
Simon Downham (Beroean)
Posted on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 7:31 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Can we see outside of the room?

Is this unique quality:
inteligent?
mechanical?
artistic?
computerised?
remotely controlled?
supernatural?
Placido Eustorgio (Enigami)
Posted on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 7:34 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

I'll explain the four walls and the floor:

North Wall is made from sand; West Wall is devoted to displaying an A4-size white, unlabelled switch; East Wall is made from red glass and South Wall is one large mirror.
The floor is constructed of rows of loose bricks.

There are nothing else in the room (excluding to yourself).
Placido Eustorgio (Enigami)
Posted on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 7:38 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Simon Downham (Beroean) on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 07:30 pm:


Is the room in:
a conventional building?
a mode of transport?
something else? all irr.

Does the room posess:
walls? yes
windows? only the coloured glass, but this to thick to see clearly through
furniture? no
Any useful items? Decide for yourself what is useful from the information given above.
Other living things? no

By Simon Downham (Beroean) on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 07:31 pm:


Can we see outside of the room? no

Is this unique quality:
inteligent? no
mechanical? the west wall is
artistic? no
computerised? no
remotely controlled? no
supernatural? noish
Simon Downham (Beroean)
Posted on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 8:58 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

So, does pressing / pulling, manipulating the white switch do anything?

If we do something wrong, do we die?

Can we move any of the sand?
Mezzoforte (Mezzoforte)
Posted on Wednesday, December 14, 2005 - 12:22 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

What does the switch on the West wall do?

Can we remove any bricks from the floor to escape from below or activate a switch in the floor?
Lewis Zeiters (Lzeiters)
Posted on Wednesday, December 14, 2005 - 1:07 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

remove a brick from the floor and break the mirror... :O (so we'll have seven years of bad luck... we won't be spending them stuck in this room! :^$)
Placido Eustorgio (Enigami)
Posted on Wednesday, December 14, 2005 - 3:44 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Simon Downham (Beroean) on Tuesday, December 13, 2005 - 08:58 pm:


So, does pressing / pulling, manipulating the white switch do anything? On attempting to switch the position of the switch, you realise it's stuck.

If we do something wrong, do we die? No

Can we move any of the sand? You could try

By Mezzoforte (Mezzoforte) on Wednesday, December 14, 2005 - 12:22 am:


What does the switch on the West wall do? You have to discover this for youself

Can we remove any bricks from the floor to escape from below or activate a switch in the floor? You remove a some bricks from the floor... there are more rows of loose bricks beneath them. You remove some of these and conclude these layers of bricks must go on forever. None of the bricks seem like switches.

By Lewis Zeiters (Lzeiters) on Wednesday, December 14, 2005 - 01:07 am:


remove a brick from the floor and break the mirror... (so we'll have seven years of bad luck... we won't be spending them stuck in this room! :^$) Done. You now possess a large mirror shard.

The mirror on the wall begins to melt and bubble until it is smooth and covers the whole face of the wall again. As it melts you mentally note that the wall behind it is made of sand.
Mezzoforte (Mezzoforte)
Posted on Wednesday, December 14, 2005 - 10:43 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

What happens if I try to "chisel" the switch on with a glass shard and brick?
Lewis Zeiters (Lzeiters)
Posted on Wednesday, December 14, 2005 - 11:26 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Try using the brick to break the red glass and see what happens...
Lewis Zeiters (Lzeiters)
Posted on Wednesday, December 14, 2005 - 11:29 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

pile bricks up the face of the switch wall to the height of the switch and see if anything happens.... probably not, but when it's WAG time, you'll try just about anything (on this forum, at least....)
Mezzoforte (Mezzoforte)
Posted on Thursday, December 15, 2005 - 1:03 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Look through the red glass.
Placido Eustorgio (Enigami)
Posted on Thursday, December 15, 2005 - 6:16 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Mezzoforte (Mezzoforte) on Wednesday, December 14, 2005 - 10:43 pm:


What happens if I try to "chisel" the switch on with a glass shard and brick? The "mirror" shard begins to crack... the switch does not move.

By Lewis Zeiters (Lzeiters) on Wednesday, December 14, 2005 - 11:26 pm:


Try using the brick to break the red glass and see what happens... You smash a brick into the red glass... it shatters... as does the rest of the room, it was an illusion. You fall through the vacant space and land in the middle of a room. The north wall of this new room is made of sand etc. and your mirror shard is broken into tiny pieces.

By Lewis Zeiters (Lzeiters) on Wednesday, December 14, 2005 - 11:29 pm:


pile bricks up the face of the switch wall to the height of the switch and see if anything happens.... probably not, but when it's WAG time, you'll try just about anything (on this forum, at least....) nothing happens

By Mezzoforte (Mezzoforte) on Thursday, December 15, 2005 - 01:03 am:


Look through the red glass. You can see the outside world... The bright sun seems to be mocking you in your attempts to escape the room.
Lewis Zeiters (Lzeiters)
Posted on Thursday, December 15, 2005 - 6:43 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

describe the new appearance of the rest of the room... we know that the north wall is made from sand... what you mean by sand etc.?
Placido Eustorgio (Enigami)
Posted on Thursday, December 15, 2005 - 6:52 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By Lewis Zeiters (Lzeiters) on Thursday, December 15, 2005 - 06:43 pm:


describe the new appearance of the rest of the room... we know that the north wall is made from sand... what you mean by sand etc.? The new room is an exact replica of the previous room:

North Wall is made from sand; West Wall is devoted to displaying an A4-size white, unlabelled switch; East Wall is made from red glass and South Wall is one large mirror.
The floor is constructed of rows of loose bricks.