Lucky Charms


Description

This was one of the cereal minipuzzles.


Location

Denny's
7214 Richmond Highway Alexandria, VA 22306-2843

Teams were directed to this location with the following in-app flavor text:

There's only one major alliance of three teams left. They've been hoarding a big cache of grain. If you destroy their supplies, they'll be weak and disoriented enough that they shouldn't prove too much of a challenge.

Flavor Text

This puzzle was presented with the following in-app flavor text:

This is the Lucky Charms mini-puzzle.

Puzzle Files

The following files are required to solve this puzzle:


Hints

  • Click to reveal Hint #1

    This puzzle involves the ingredients section.

  • Click to reveal Hint #2

    Try to make connections between the various ingredients and the names of the marshmallow charms.

  • Click to reveal Hint #3

    The ingredients feature two balloons, three clover, five hearts, two horseshoes, two hourglasses, three moons, three rainbows, and four shooting stars. This is unrelated to the number of charms included in your cereal.

  • Click to reveal Hint #4

    The number of charms of a given type is used consistently for each ingredient in its group.

  • Click to reveal Hint #5

    Each ingredient hints at a charm type (e.g. corset = hourglass, courage = heart). Index into the ingredients by the number of times that particular charm is included in your box.


Solution

  • Click to reveal the solution to this puzzle

    calcium


Credits

  • Todd Etter