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6. The Ranger > 6. The Ranger – Solution

6. The Ranger – Solution

In this puzzle, Heroes need to find the 24 arrows strewn about the Marketplace. Each arrow contains a word that’s been encoded in Pigpen. By finding each arrow in the Marketplace and decoding all the arrows, Heroes get this:

Heroes must then divide the arrows amongst the five clues provided in the chart in the puzzle. Then, the words need to be arranged in the right logical order. The clues, their words, and the correct order are as follows:

#HintWordsReason for Order
1WaterPond > Lake > Sea > OceanBodies of water by size.

(Can also be ordered in reverse)
2ThunderStone > Secrets > Prisoner > Fire > PhoenixHarry Potter titles from Books 1-5: Sorcerer’s Stone, Chamber of Secrets, Prisoner of Azkaban, Goblet of Fire, and Order of the Phoenix.

(Thunder symbol indicates Harry Potter’s thunderbolt scar.)
3HandThumb > Index > Middle > Ring > LittleFingers from thumb to little.

(Can also be ordered in reverse)
4Paw Print and an upside-down triangleDomain > Kingdom > Phylum > Class > Order > FamilyTaxonomic ranks of animals.

(Can also be ordered in reverse)
5Chain LinkLegend > Adventure > Past > AwakeningFirst four Legend of Zelda titles in order of release date from earliest to latest: The Legend of Zelda, Zelda II: Adventure of Link, The Legend of Zelda: a Link to the Past, The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening.

By tracing a straight line from arrow to arrow in order, Heroes get the following:

The lines, per category, trace out a letter. In order of the chart from top to bottom, the letters spell out the answer to the puzzle: COMET.