Steve Purcell, illustrator and writer best known as the creator of Sam & Max. We're surprised he even talked to us after last year's drunken debacle.
You're standing in front of a cave. The goal is to get inside the cave, taking care to foil the ferocious robot bear guarding the entrance first.
- (1) perforated parasol
- (1) rubber chicken with a pulley in the middle
- (1) sealed manila envelope
- (1) miniature macaroni Tim Schafer statue
Steve: I'd probably just eat the Tim Schafer macaroni and uh ...
Joystiq: What did that accomplish exactly? You were hungry?
Well, the only thing that could be more delicious than macaroni is macaroni shaped like Tim. So, after that, I would probably turn the computer off and go outside.
So, you solved the puzzle by solving the larger meta-puzzle around it.
Did you say "meta-puzzle?" Did you say "meta-puzzle" out loud and mean it?
Yes, yes I did.
Shame on you!
Here's a guy that says "meta-puzzle" in conversation with conviction.
So, puzzle solved!
For me it is!