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Post Post #675  (ISO)  » Thu Jul 27, 2017 11:30 pm

Alright, Kdowns has been eliminated. TWIE's mutiny decision will be posted soon.
"CC is very [whatever the equivalent of photogenic as it applies to videos]" - racefan12
"CC is an objectively attractive person." - Crazy
"You look like a happy version of Trent Reznor." - LicketyQuickety
"Do you practice sounding like you're high all the time?" - xofelf

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Post Post #676  (ISO)  » Thu Jul 27, 2017 11:37 pm

TWIE has chosen not to mutiny, meaning McMenno is the only person on Purple are receives the Safety Token.

As per the rules, both Blue and Yellow have 4+ members, and will each vote someone onto the Purple Team through majority vote. Safety Token holders are immune. If there is a tie, McMenno will be able to choose whoever he wants to join him, excluding Safety Token holders. You have 24 hours to cast a public vote in your team's Private Topic. You can not change your vote after posting it.
"CC is very [whatever the equivalent of photogenic as it applies to videos]" - racefan12
"CC is an objectively attractive person." - Crazy
"You look like a happy version of Trent Reznor." - LicketyQuickety
"Do you practice sounding like you're high all the time?" - xofelf

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Post Post #677  (ISO)  » Fri Jul 28, 2017 3:55 pm

Failure to cast a vote will result in a self-vote and an activity strike.
"CC is very [whatever the equivalent of photogenic as it applies to videos]" - racefan12
"CC is an objectively attractive person." - Crazy
"You look like a happy version of Trent Reznor." - LicketyQuickety
"Do you practice sounding like you're high all the time?" - xofelf

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Post Post #678  (ISO)  » Fri Jul 28, 2017 4:21 pm

No u
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Post Post #679  (ISO)  » Fri Jul 28, 2017 9:20 pm

Please welcome the new Purple Team! JDGA and Cheery Dog have been voted out of the Blue and Yellow Teams respectively. McMenno still retains the Safety Token for Purple.

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Post Post #680  (ISO)  » Fri Jul 28, 2017 9:23 pm



{Episode 10 Challenge}

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Audiogram


You didn't think we'd let you out of here without one last audio-based challenge, did you? This is an even tougher version of the "Melody-Cypher" Fortress. Today's challenge functions similarly to a standard cryptogram, where each letter in a sentence is replaced by a different letter, number, or symbol. However, this time, each letter has been replaced by a wacky sound effect.

When your team is ready to begin, you will receive a link to a 52-second audio file. The sound clip has 51 sound effects, with any repeated sounds representing the same letter of the alphabet. Each sound effect varies in length, with some being a second long and some being a small fraction of a second. Sound effects group together represent letters in the same word, while a silent space of roughly one-second is placed in between different words. The sentence you are solving for has no punctuation.

It may sometimes be difficult to tell whether two adjacent sound effects are two different letters or part of the same sound clip. However, all sound effects appear adjacent to enough different sounds that you have adequate information to properly distinguish all of the sounds. As usual, no outside resources of any form are allowed. Since the Blue Team has one more member than everyone else, they must sit at least one person out.

You have 72 hours to complete this challenge. Once you believe your team has solved the cryptogram, post it in your team thread, bolded. There is no penalty for a wrong answer, but you won't be told which letters are wrong, and your time will not stop until you post the correct phrase. The team that solves the cryptogram correctly in the fastest time will be safe from the Fortress, and will advance to the Final Challenge. This means that anyone currently holding a Safety Token is automatically in the Final as well. Both losing teams will send a player into the Fortress through the standard selection process, where the loser is eliminated and the winner will have one final opportunity to mutiny to the other losing team.

Please coordinate with your teams in your Private Threads and notify a mod when you would like to begin.
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Post Post #681  (ISO)  » Fri Jul 28, 2017 10:04 pm

So there are at most 26 different sound effects that appear a total of 51 times, right?
Back to school, back to indefinite semi-V/LA. I should still be reachable through normal means though.

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Post Post #682  (ISO)  » Fri Jul 28, 2017 10:24 pm

The cryptogram will be 51 characters, yea.

But Johnny Bananas as shown above, is, of course the biggest character.
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Post Post #683  (ISO)  » Fri Jul 28, 2017 10:57 pm

Yeah but there are at most 26 different sound effects, one for each letter, right? It's not like we're going to have to deal with two different things being, say, S?
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Post Post #684  (ISO)  » Fri Jul 28, 2017 11:21 pm

That is correct, all instances of the same sound effect will represent the same letter, and no letter is represented by more than one sound effect.
"CC is very [whatever the equivalent of photogenic as it applies to videos]" - racefan12
"CC is an objectively attractive person." - Crazy
"You look like a happy version of Trent Reznor." - LicketyQuickety
"Do you practice sounding like you're high all the time?" - xofelf

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Post Post #685  (ISO)  » Sun Jul 30, 2017 6:50 pm

In post 682, pablito wrote:But Johnny Bananas as shown above, is, of course the biggest character.

so true
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Post Post #686  (ISO)  » Sun Jul 30, 2017 6:52 pm

Someone please rank all our song selections
"CC is very [whatever the equivalent of photogenic as it applies to videos]" - racefan12
"CC is an objectively attractive person." - Crazy
"You look like a happy version of Trent Reznor." - LicketyQuickety
"Do you practice sounding like you're high all the time?" - xofelf

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Post Post #687  (ISO)  » Sun Jul 30, 2017 7:14 pm

In post 686, CuddlyCaucasian wrote:Someone please rank all our song selections

Life on Repeat-Struggle+Sleep
A Change of Pace-Shoot from the Hip
While She Sleeps-Be(lie)ve
Broadside-Playing in Traffic
Four Year Strong -We All Float Down Here
Touche Amore-Rapture
I SEE STARS - Crystal Ball
ADTR-The Plot to Bomb the Panhandle
PUP-Resevoir
Comeback Kid-Wasted Arrows
Chewed Up-Bite the Curb
Trophy Eyes - Counting Sheep
Hold Close-Temper
Anti Flag-This is the End
Plague Vendor-Black Sap Scriptures
Trapped Under Ice-Pleased to Meet You
Hellions-Hellions
Wage War-Enemy
Linkin Park-New Divide
Simple Plan-Untitled
Reliant K-Crayons Can Melt on us for all I Care
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Post Post #688  (ISO)  » Sun Jul 30, 2017 9:31 pm

it's hard for me to have any objections to that
"CC is very [whatever the equivalent of photogenic as it applies to videos]" - racefan12
"CC is an objectively attractive person." - Crazy
"You look like a happy version of Trent Reznor." - LicketyQuickety
"Do you practice sounding like you're high all the time?" - xofelf

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Post Post #689  (ISO)  » Sun Jul 30, 2017 11:26 pm

trophy eyes Counting Sheep
I see stars- crystal ball
wage war enemy
adtr the plot to bomb the panhandle
a change of pace-shoot from the hip
life on repeat struggle + sleep
hold close temper
While She Sleeps-Be(lie)ve
Comeback Kid-Wasted Arrows
touche amore rapture
broadside playing in traffic
trapped under ice please to meet you
four year strong we all float on down here
chewed up - bite the curb
hellions-hellions
reliant k - untitled
linkin park new divide
pup - reservoir
plague vendor black sap scriptures
antiflag this is the end
reliant k crayons can melt on us for all i care
As the last rays of sunlight fade, one killer chases another through the tangled madness of the city.
A flash of steel announces the presence of his quarry.
The stage is set.
The night explodes.

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Post Post #690  (ISO)  » Sun Jul 30, 2017 11:26 pm

something close to that
As the last rays of sunlight fade, one killer chases another through the tangled madness of the city.
A flash of steel announces the presence of his quarry.
The stage is set.
The night explodes.

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Post Post #691  (ISO)  » Sun Jul 30, 2017 11:32 pm

What is this?
Back to school, back to indefinite semi-V/LA. I should still be reachable through normal means though.

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Post Post #692  (ISO)  » Sun Jul 30, 2017 11:49 pm

I think I like TWIE's list better
"CC is very [whatever the equivalent of photogenic as it applies to videos]" - racefan12
"CC is an objectively attractive person." - Crazy
"You look like a happy version of Trent Reznor." - LicketyQuickety
"Do you practice sounding like you're high all the time?" - xofelf

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Post Post #693  (ISO)  » Mon Jul 31, 2017 12:35 am

get rekt PEG
As the last rays of sunlight fade, one killer chases another through the tangled madness of the city.
A flash of steel announces the presence of his quarry.
The stage is set.
The night explodes.

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Post Post #694  (ISO)  » Mon Jul 31, 2017 12:37 am

you called simple plan reliant k wtf.

also new demons had some actually banging songs.
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Post Post #695  (ISO)  » Mon Jul 31, 2017 3:57 pm

New Demons is so underrated
"CC is very [whatever the equivalent of photogenic as it applies to videos]" - racefan12
"CC is an objectively attractive person." - Crazy
"You look like a happy version of Trent Reznor." - LicketyQuickety
"Do you practice sounding like you're high all the time?" - xofelf

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Post Post #696  (ISO)  » Mon Jul 31, 2017 9:33 pm

Yeah that album like really grew on me.
As the last rays of sunlight fade, one killer chases another through the tangled madness of the city.
A flash of steel announces the presence of his quarry.
The stage is set.
The night explodes.

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Post Post #697  (ISO)  » Mon Jul 31, 2017 9:43 pm

rabbledabble
Back to school, back to indefinite semi-V/LA. I should still be reachable through normal means though.

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Post Post #698  (ISO)  » Mon Jul 31, 2017 10:10 pm

Alright results.

Purple Team...

Spoiler:
Yeah, there's no way they were going to win anyway. So yeah - Purple you're sending someone in.


Yellow Team...

Spoiler:
Finished in a super-impressive 26 minutes!


Blue Team...

Spoiler:
Finished in a super-impressive 27 minutes! Unfortunately, it was just slightly less super-impressive, and Blue Team will be sending one member to the Fortress to face off against a Purple Team member. Yellow Team has won and is all safe! And Safety Token holders are safe (unless they volunteer)!
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Post Post #699  (ISO)  » Mon Jul 31, 2017 10:22 pm

BBM
GET OVER HERE
YOU FILTHY, SHAMELESS, LYING, CHEATING, DIRTY ROTTEN SONOFA-
Fickle, cold and harsh or caring and warm
Strongly opinionated or barely invested, but a constant
You know the wind will always come back.

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