🏛️☃️🐉 (fka 🗺️🦥🥘 (fka 🌊🎨🎡))
Excited about puzzles and testing unicode support for 5 years
course 13 majors are welcome :3
Fantasy fans and non-fantasy fans alike unite for a worthy cause: puzzles.
Just trying to get that Perfect Ultimate Coin
Abandon all hope, ye who enter here.
Sand, so much sand, sand here and there, sand in the walls, sand in the sky, sand careening, sand in dreams, sand forever and ever, sand becoming sentient, sand solving puzzles, sand baking cookies, sand traveling to distant star systems and befriending alien sand!
We are easily distracted.
Two down and under brothers with a dream.
A group of European puzzle enthusiasts.
Friends and family puzzling for fun in our third hunt. Based virtually from Milwaukee. Playing for the honor and glory of the Great Lakes! 🦙🖖🧶
Casual AoPS group.
We're at the beginning of the way.
While avid puzzle hunters, we've never given the MIT version a whirl, figuring we'd get obliterated. Now we're curious what getting obliterated is like, and just how obliterated we'll be.
we go hard
We are a group of friends primarily in the DC area that first met while working at Booz Allen Hamilton (BAH) and bonded over our mutual love of puzzles
"Hello? This is the Sidequest Inn. We have an answer to your ad for adventurers. Oh, I have no idea if they are competent; I'm just the barkeep. You have a series of tests for them... like puzzles? For just one coin? Sounds sketchy... they're in"
mean girls, on a vegetarian diet
Beast Seniors Detectives
A team consisting of people who live in a town called Belmont and also people who do not. 🔔👾
Best Colour: Green, Best Hot Beverage: Coffee, Best Reptile: Turtle, Best NATO Letter: Lima, Best Organ: Kidney, Best Dessert: Jelly, Best Horse Colour: Pinto, Best Title: Mr, Best Name: Sean, Best Synonym for Wide: Broad, Mejor Conjugado de «Ser»: Soy
birds together strong
What melts in your mouth? M&Ms! Who makes M&Ms? Mars. And Mars is? The Roman god of war! Who is the Greek god of war? Ares! Ares sister is Athena. The capital of Greece. As you all know, zodialogical astronomy was created by the Greeks in 785 BC. 785 is the area code for Topeka!
Welcome to The Black Key With Your Honey And Magic
Billions of bilious blue blistering barnacles!
A rag tag bunch of ne’er do wells who like but are not very good at puzzles and mysteries.
We have no idea what we are doing, but Bows definitely nose best.
A group of escape room game masters giving this a shot!!!! Good luck to the other teams!!!;
we are a wild bunch of chaotic, unorganized, multi-generational fools. Our range stretches across most fields of modern life, STEM, liberal arts, more smart, less smart 🙂
A random family from Canada.
We are the Random Hall team, made of current undergrads, cruft, and friends.
Low-level functionaries escape the monotony of their day-to-day lives through a recurring daydream of themselves as virtuous puzzle-solving heroes. While on a quest to find a mysterious coin, they get caught in a web of mistaken identities, mindless bureaucracy, and lies.
We are Chiloquin's Heroes!
Just a clueless goose (and friends) that likes puzzles.
coded decker cubes all the way down. tantamount to a textual infinite scroll
A group of friends who are exactly average at solving Mystery Hunt puzzles
variety is the spice of life and for this group, its only chance. we continue to strive and work hard to persevere, to challenge ourselves and successfully complete a puzzle.
We like birds, also known as government surveillance drones.
We are ✝️🐼DAVID ZENG 251 TA BASTION MAIN RIDDLELORD NEET 'HATES FUN' 42POTATOES CRUCIFIXPANDA ERASMUS ERAMOOSE TIMEBUFFALO EPOCHBISON EONBUCK DURATIONOX YEARDEER 🕓🐂⏳🐃🕰️🦬⏲️🐄⏰🦌 TSUKIHI ARARAGI #1 FAN. And friends.
Dem deer dey’re here, den dey’re dere Dey’re here, dey’re dere, dey’re everywhere Dem deer dey’re here, den dey’re dere Dey’re here, dey’re dere, dey’re everywhere
Just for fun
Same as Detective Association of FDU
Caretakers of the finest and silliest artifacts of the ancient world.
A humble group of puzzling pioneers, hunkering down for a hard winter.
Door Game Community :HHB:
Each year we add a doot to the name - how many doots can we reach before the heat death of the universe?
Really "Duck Soup and Friends" at heart.
We are just a group of "try hard"/"fail easy".
An escape room team made up of developers and hosts who love puzzles!
Congratulations, that was the correct answer! It's your turn to post the next hunt - please continue the hunt within 1 year. A few tips: I've DM'd you a link to submit your hunt with the correct title. Make sure your hunt can't be solved using Reverse-Image-Search (RIS).
IN CASE OF APOCALYPSE
I'm not expecting us to get more than like 5% through the puzzle hunt, if that. We're not here to win, we're not here to compete, we're just going to be there. We'll probably have really good snacks.
We're just here for fun!
with a Sprinkle of Salt and Pepper
We are a moderately sized team started in 2007, full of Theta Xi alums, Burton Conner alums, and various other friends and coworkers accumulated over the years. We're an easy-going, goofy team who like to have fun, but ideally want to see the whole Hunt. Callooh callay!
Fuecoco evolves into Crocalor starting at level 16, which evolves into Skeledirge starting at level 36.
A Mystery Hunt team loosely affiliated with floorpi (a hall in East Campus) and Yew Labs (a group at MIT's Ilvak Institute).
The Muskegon Gaming Annex is a modern day Cheers, reimagined as a board game clubhouse. Our virtual alliance, like our physical counterpart, welcomes gamers from all walks of life.
We are a second-year team made mostly of MIT graduate students, and operating physically out of Ashdown House. All team-unaffiliated grad students are welcome to join (as well as anyone else who's interested)!
Iowa boys that like solving puzzles
Halibut That Bass (ca. 2020, mixed media) / Captain's statement: This work is intended to transcend the duality of sense and nonsense inherent in enigmatic pursuits, with an emphasis on creating a welcoming environment for solvers of all backgrounds.
We are a group of high schoolers interested in the MIT puzzle hunts.
We are the honks
Just a group of people who've been hunting for over 500 years (added together).
I'm not a planet either. Are you?
We play (and some of us organise) a somewhat similar game in Russian: https://interoves.com
now with tiny baby
duo who is looking to win
A small little team, perpetually divided based on a loathing hatred (or love) of mushrooms.
Left Out is a group of veteran Gamers primarily split between the two coasts. Despite our best efforts, we seem to get older every year. How does that keep happening?
harvey mudd college students, alumni, and friends
If you hesitate for inexplicable curiosity and sense of justice, you may lose everything. Eliminate all other factors, and the one which remains must be the truth.
Ain't no laws if ya got claws
The Lowell High School team from San Francisco, playing virtually (for now)!
A remote team solving (mostly) out of MInneapolis/St. Paul.
Started out in Arkansas now we're here
Manatees are known for being intelligent and curious animals. They are often spotted playing with objects in the water, and some scientists believe that they are able to solve puzzles.
Group of novices :)
we are math nerds.
Man is a spiritual animal, we are Metaphysical Plant
Puzzling for the 6th year now!
Third times the charm, right? We're a globally scattered team of internet friends, thankful for the fully remote hunt option!
ICMUN attempts to puzzle from across the Charles.
A group of work colleagues who had no idea what they were letting themselves in for in 2021 but are starting to run out of excuses...
Jemi and Adem and friends
Not a Number.
A confederation of novice and veteran puzzlers hailing from Next House, happy to be back, and hoping to find the Coin, but ᴏɴʟʏ ᴀғᴛᴇʀ sᴏᴍᴇʙᴏᴅʏ ᴇʟsᴇ ᴅᴏᴇs ғɪʀsᴛ.
a collection of academics, mostly BU comp-neuro, with some MIT ties and interest in puzzles. 4th time joining
We are noobs
Formed in 1309 in Surrey
Solving and being solved since 2016
Members of the porcine dermatological ward.
OM NOM NOM NOM!
Libraries staff and friends, standing by to put missing materials on search since 2020.
A coalition of Wizards, Witches, Sorcerers and the like gathered for one purpose: Pondering that Orb.
AKA Ten-Alpaca Planet. We wrote last year's Hunt. Engage le jeu que je le gagne!
Formerly 404 Rage Not Found, Non-Abelian Rage Theory, This Rage Intentionally Left Blank, Exit Rage Left (Pursued by a Bear), (Still Just A) Cat in a Rage, Rage of Aquarius, and some things involving warehouses.
here for a good time
Pet The Catloe!
In 2017, a group of MIT alumni decided to hunt remotely because plane tickets are expensive. In 2023, we continue to hunt remotely. You could say we were into remote hunting before it was cool.
Puzzlers of No Distinction
A sentient fork of the ChatGPT agent (and its human QA testers) dedicated to extracting structure from enigmatic puzzles. Do you question our accuracy?
The Providence team first hunted together in 2011 and has since has grown well beyond the confines of The Ocean State. We play to finish.
Eight years ago a crack team was sent to Mystery Hunt for a puzzle crime they didn't commit. They promptly escaped from a maximum-security intro round to the Baltimore underground. Today, they survive as solvers of fortune. If you have a puzzle, maybe you can hire: Puzzkill.
The Puzzle Gang is a collective creating challenges, puzzles, and games. https://puzzlegang.io/
Understaffed and inexperienced since 2021
🧩🧩🧩🪙 🪙 🪙 🔥🔥🔥
Team of puzzlers formed over the pandemic, third year hunting in MIT, looking to improve our past placements!
We are racing for the wool
A group of non-MIT affiliated people playing casually
We're raucous, we're rhinos, we're still raucous. That about covers it.
A group of international solvers, but don't let that fool you. We're not in it to win it; we want to improve ourselves year after year and have a fun, accessible hunt for all!
Richie Bear. Richie Bear. Richie Bear? Richie Bear.
IN CASE OF APOCALYPSE
I'm sincerely sorry for the ping
we write puzzles, we solve puzzles, we age at the standard rate
A basket of tropical fruit-loving solvers.
NU's very own award-winning, washed-up Husky Hunt Team
Singles Ready to Stay Inside was born when residents of MacGregor (hence singles) E entry preferred not to leave the nice warm lounge. We have now welcomed friends and significant others (not so single anymore!).
We're a casual puzzling team just looking to have a good time.
Slow and steady enjoys the race!
Founded in 2018 by Kevin Carde, Andrew Lin, and Emily Morgan to "have fun and solve puzzles". Committed to finishing the Hunt each year (even if takes until June). Avoid Big Box Camelid Retailers--this Hunt, bring your business to Small Llama Malls!
pika alums from 2018ish
Remote team based in Singapore, with members all around the globe
An MIT alum, his brother and friend, and possibly classmates in grad school at Boston College
The stringiest of cheeses; the cheesiest of theories
Scrumptious Taco Assortment
We are the TE problem.
Chemists, Bioengineers, and Mathematicians decide to pick up Puzzling.
Adventure builders, experience designers, and puzzle crafters. Come say hi, we'd be happy to help you build something special!
Small team of geocaching friends
A team of pandas who love puzzle solving
Group of players originally from Albany, NY and now spread around the country.
Remote team based in the UK - loosely the crew of narrowboat Rebellion, and friends
Formerly Pass the Pigs Big Pigs Big Pig Heart Girth, formerly I Am Grootchador … In Bed, formerly I Am Grootchador, formerly Eat My Shortz
Just some friends trying to get more than one puzzle right
We just wanna be included in the puzzles
A group of relatively new puzzle hunters that is much better at writing detailed hint requests than actually solving puzzles.
Will Engineer Organisms For Hints
A group of friends got together for the same love of room escape and ventured forward for the unthinkable Mystery Hunt
Puzzle-loving classmates from that school up the river
We puzzle, sometimes.
Not "The "The Lexingtons"", different Lexingtons from the other other Lexingtons. We aren't "The "The Lexingtons"", we're "The Lexingtons".
We're an open discord based team, previously known as Team Arithmancy! A mix of experience levels from all around the world, and always welcome to new solvers!
This is a legacy verified account. It may or may not be notable.
For the glory of the moon! We love the moon because it's close to us!
3.14 novice puzzle hunters putting their heads in a circle to coax answers out of the wilderness.
There can be only one
Solving puzzles from the middle of the Atlantic since 2019
Very friendly to new solvers and happy to have you join us! We'll get around to writing the rest of this bio sometime, probably.
Not "The Lexingtons", different Lexingtons from the other other Lexingtons. We aren't "The Lexingtons", we're "The "The Lexingtons"".
The casual division of TSBI, bee ready for many solutions to bee ignored.
🐝🐝 Buzz Buzz! 🐝🐝 The TSBI Swarm is the competitive division of Test Solution Bees Ignore! For the casual division, go check out The TSBI Hive!
Awesome bunch created dubiously, especially featuring great humans. In January, knowing labyrinthine museum needs observation, potentially questionable riddle solvers together unite!... Victory was X-ed yesterday. Zebra.
Beginner-Intermediate team based in Toronto
Are we a university of wizards on the back of a giant turtle? No, we're a moderate-sized team, hunting together since 2005, with members on four continents (!). But we do have a Librarian. (Ook.)
I think the team name says it all. But maybe not as accurately as it used to.
Proud puzzlers of the most porous place on the planet!
We puzzled our way through the pandemic, and now its time to test our skills with the ultimate challenge: THE MIT PUZZLE HUNT LFG!!!!!
To make a question is to win ! ! !
We're gonna do our best
"Can we be put with smart ppl?"
Just a couple of puzzle enjoying goofballs with no MIT connects. Yes, we’re the team that found the mystery hunt from the internet!
Minesweeper Immersed Team