MIT Mystery Hunt 2012

MIT Mystery Hunt 2012
Running TeamCodex
Winning TeamManic Sages
Timeframe and Location
LocationMIT (Cambridge, MA)
Links
Hunt LinkLink
MIT Mystery Hunt Chronology
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MIT Mystery Hunt 2012 was the 32nd iteration of the MIT Mystery Hunt. It was run by Codex, the winners of the 2011 Mystery Hunt. The theme of the hunt was musical theater, and in particular the musical The Producers.

Like the plot of the musical, the hunt involved producing six terrible musicals in order to write off expenses to the investors in order to pocket the difference. However, just as

To do TO DO

List of Rounds[edit | edit source]

Round Title Number of Feeder Puzzles Number of Metapuzzles
Show Rounds
A Circus Line 10 1
Okla-Holmes-a! 7 1
Into the Woodstock 15 1
Mayan Fair Lady 11 1
Phantom of the Operator 9 1
Ogre of La Mancha 8 1
Critic Rounds[1]
Betsy Johnson 6 (+4) 1
Charles Lutwidge Dodgson 8 (+4) 1
William S. Bergman 8 (+8) 1
Ben Bitdiddle 9 (+10) 1
Sheila Sunshine 8 (+10) 1
Watson 2.0 8 (+24) 1
Endgame
  1. Critic rounds additionally use answers from the show rounds; the number of show answers that are used are marked by the (+x) number.