Rami Hansenne: Codex Enigmatum

By | March 20, 2019

by Rami Hansenne (website)

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Martin rated this:Rated between 20 and 20 out of 5

Not sure badly flawed is the term I’d use but even at only 30 puzzles in there have been to many that, even when furnished with the answer understanding is not evident.

The clues usually state the obvious and its a shame they’re not graduated ones and the only option B is to go to the answer.

Personally I dislike any of these puzzle books that rely on “magic eye” puzzles.

Having the answers in the back does make it to easy to cheat and you will because some of the puzzles aren’t even solvable after you know the answer.

Wesley Mead expert rated this:Rated between 40 and 40 out of 5
Darren Miller expert rated this:Rated between 30 and 30 out of 5
stairs expert rated this:Rated between 30 and 30 out of 5
Anonymous rated this:Rated between 30 and 30 out of 5

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Puzzle books and magazines have always had a loyal following, as shown by the puzzle sections in almost every newspaper and the various puzzle magazines seen in newsagents. The boom in escape rooms appears to have had a welcome spill-over effect in encouraging a market for puzzle books that are somewhere between an 'escape experience' and traditional puzzling. Journal 29 pioneered the format, and the latest book in this style is Codex Enigmatum. This doesn't claim to be a book version of an esca...
Auf Kickstarter gibt es derzeit eine Kampagne für ein neues Rätselbuch namens Codex Enigmatum. Wir durften es vorher für euch testen. Lest hier ob sich das Unterstützen der Kampagne lohnt.

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