Defcon 21 Badge Challenge Walkthrough Part 3

Floor Puzzles

Clock Face

The symbols are Rod Numerals ( ) turned sideways every other digit. When converted to letters reads:

defcon, 21, keyword, orrery

which leads to:

Skull Puzzle

The symbols on the skull puzzle are actually from another “Chain of Death” cipher from The Shadow You read it by following the chart and reading symbols in pairs starting with the second symbol.

The message reads:

keyword homodoxian

Which leads to:

That’s it for part 3. Part 4 has all the website clues.