Solution to X Marks the Spot
by Jakob Weisblat
This puzzle involves walking around ⊥IW to locations that have an X on the ground. First, we must figure out which scene with an X fits each instruction. Then, we can follow the instructions, starting from the X, and draw lines to spell out a letter on the ground, viewed from the perspective of the bottom-right corner of the screen.
|...then go to the northernmost tree, and back, then to the sphinx, then the grand staircase, then back to the sphinx, then to the spaceship, and finally the third-southernmost bush.||Student Center||E|
|...then go to second base, home plate, and the Eggman.||Athletics Fields||C|
|...then go to the southwest corner of the building with two towers, the entrance to the curvy building, and the castle.||Dorm Row||T|
|...then go to the baseball player, the western crumple, the bottom of the staircase, and back to where you started.||Outside Stata||O|
|...then go to the westernmost pillars, the banner, the main indoor way out, and the center outdoor way out.||Lobby 7||P|
|...then go to the fishing book, and the flag.||By the Charles River||L|
|...then go to the door to a building whose number has seven proper divisors, the sail, eastern lamppost, and the western lamppost.||East Campus||A|
|...then go to the entrance to Building 3, the pond, and the entrance to Building 1.||Killian Court||S|
|...then go to the purple flower, to the middle of the seating area, to the white flower, and to the blackboard.||Around the Green Building||M|
|...then go to the lowest window on the side of the nearby building, the corner of the building, the nearest dorm entrance, the interior of that dorm, and the scooter.||Random Hall||I|
|...then go to the corner, and then the next corner, and then the end of the hall.||Building 1||C|
Putting together all the letters we got, in the order of the instructions, spells ECTOPLASMIC, which is the answer.