Polytron's 2012 indie puzzle platformer. Gomez is a 2D creature discovering a 3D world.

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Secret of the room with 10 cube unfold markings [duplicate]

In FEZ, there is a room with a pillar with 10 markings on it. Each marking has 6 "parts", and there's 6 movable cubes in the room. However, I'm not sure how these two things relate. I've tried ...
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Fez - Squares in grass [duplicate]

Has anyone found all of these or found a pattern to them? One I thought of was to possibly overlay them to form some sort of Qcode. (This one is at the top of the first level)
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FEZ tetromino translation without tilting my head

What are the tetrominoes translated without tilting my head ? I'm asking this because I don't understand what it means by tilt your head 90⁰ right.
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How long is the day to night cycle in Fez?

In Fez I was playing with the giant telescope trying to solve the puzzle, but suddenly it turned to day and I can't see anything useful. How long do I have to wait for it to turn to night?
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How come I can't climb the sewer's grids in Fez?

In the sewers hell, in the room where you turn the valve and start the lava flowing upwards, I got stuck due to some of the climbing grids not being climbable. Is there a way to fix this?
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How is the Fez number cipher intended to be solved? [duplicate]

Every walkthrough/guide/faq I've found for FEZ just has the answer to the number cipher, but not the steps you're supposed to take to solve it on your own. How is it intended to be solved?
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How do I find the writing in/on the FEZ Tome artifact

I've seen people translate the Tome artifact's text, but my question is: how do I even see any encoded text at all. The tome artifact just looks like a closed book. I've tried examining it in the ...
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How to continue collecting cubes in FEZ after 32-cube door and reboot?

I have collected 32 cubes in FEZ and get into super-high-resolution word, and... "dos-reboot" like at the begining, and got something, which looks like an final. Now I would like to continue ...
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How do you get to New Game + in Fez?

I'm currently at about 180% of the game completion but I can't get to the end kill screen. I've got 2 or 3 of those pink cubes, mostly found thanks to help on the internet. However, I don't know how ...
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What are the FEZ tetris codes for the PC?

Everywhere I search, I can't find the tetris codes for the PC. Could someone help me on this? I already know the directions, and I'm assuming left and right trigger are the equivalents of A and D, ...
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Did I lose content after I got the writing cube?

I got the writing cube early on Fez, in a room with jump-mushrooms. When I came back, some golden door-like decorations appeared on a wall. Instead of going there, I went elsewhere first; when I came ...
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Is there any 'Best' path in FEZ?

I'm wondering if there could be a path that is considered the 'best', in terms of speed of completion and overall understanding of the 'multiverse' area, like ciphers and its layout. Should one go to ...
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Is there any way to bypass or cheat through the Lava Level?

I'm finding this level absolutely impossible. I've been trying for days now to get through it. I can't get past even the first two or three turning platforms. Is it really this diffucult? It's been ...
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Will the water go on forever, or is there some secret eventually?

I just got my first anti-cube in a room where I had to throw four purple blocks with unique patterns on them in order to make yellow "power" lines flow in a bigger block. I decide to try swimming in ...
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Why can't I play Fez when offline?

For some reason, every time I try to play Fez without being signed into Xbox Live, it only let's me play the trial version, even though the only version in my game library is the full version. I'm ...
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How do I drop blocks instead of throwing them?

I'm pretty sure Dot explained this early on, but I missed that explanation.
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In Fez, how do I lower to the bottom door without dying?

I'm outside the observatory (where the telescope room is) and I can't get to the bottom. I got up by way of the grassy flipping squares but I can't take the same way down. Getting to the door at the ...
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Where is the “XYZ door” in Fez?

Where is the "XYZ door" in Fez? I saw it once and I can't find it now.
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Why don't my nodes in Fez have pictures on them?

I play Fez on PC. When I get the ability to check the world map, all the nodes are blank, like no pictures. You can still make them gold, they just don't have any pictures. I don't know if this is a ...
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Is there a mod to replace the cryptic alphabet font in Fez, so I can read the text?

I quickly discovered that the gibberish written all over the place is a mono-alphabetic cipher. It was easy to crack, but, I'd rather not have to do the replacements by hand (or google that ...
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What's the monocle room's secret?

The first world/area shows an "incomplete" room (white node) with many paintings, most prominently one of a monocled guy. What is the secret to this room?
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Where is my last anti-cube in FEZ? [closed]

I bought FEZ when it first came out and played it fairly zealously for a short burst of time before becoming overwhelmed with work and other responsibilities. I returned to it some time later, ...
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How is the Monolith puzzle in Fez supposed to be solved?

The Monolith puzzle. It confounded players for nearly a week after Fez was released, and ended up being solved by brute force. Surely after all the careful design and five years of development that ...
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Are there any privacy issues associated with scanning the QR codes in Fez?

I want to play and enjoy the game I paid for, but don't want any spam, or to be "tracked". Does anyone have any insight on this?
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the room down underneath the lighthouse

In the room that appears under the bridge in the lighthouse area, that has appeared now that I have lowered all of the water, when I go I don't know how to uncover the secret.
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How do I fly down from a high ledge?

I was stupid and flew to a high ledge in Fez, and now I can't get down. I've been trying to fly/float down slowly, but I get the "You have fallen to your death" sound, and I automatically respawn at ...
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What do the percentages mean in the overall leaderboards?

I just stumbled upon the leaderboard and the xXRangerXx25, the current reigning champion has a percentage of 421.9%, followed by BeeMickSee 400% and smallest kiss 309.4%. What do all these percentages ...
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What's the secret in the room with a floating purple block with Fez text on it? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to solve the “What's my name” security question puzzle In this room, there is a huge hanging block with two blocks of text written in Fez's alphabet. ...
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Some tetromino codes aren't registering

In the waterfall room, I've been trying to enter both the sequence on the pillar and on the golden door, and neither seems to be working. For instance, my translation of the pillar is (RT = right ...
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Why isn't the bell level turning gold?

I (mostly) figured out the numbering system, and figured out the bell level; it doesn't have any icons beside it anymore, but it's still not turning gold. Why not?
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How can the shortcut doors be used effectively?

Throughout the game you come across "shortcut" doors marked with intersecting squares. Is there any way to predict where these doors will take you without just going through? It seems they are ...
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How many ghosts are there, and what do they say?

In the graveyard levels I encountered multiple ghosts. How many are there, and what is the transcript of what they say? Is there any known relationship between what they say and a puzzle or ...
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How can I tell which part of the game can only be unlocked in New Game+ and which one cannot?

How can I tell which part of the game can only be unlocked in New Game+ and which one cannot? I am getting frustrated with this game, not with the complexity of it, but the lack of information on ...
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Is it possible to interact with animals in Fez?

Apparently it is necessary to interact with the owls in order to solve the puzzle in the owl statue room. Is it possible to interact with the other creatures, such as snails and crows at any stage in ...
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Advice on the red lava level

I'm having a frustrating time on the red lava level in the sewers on Fez. It may be that my platforming skills are not up to par, but are there any suggestions as to how to get through it easier?
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Are some puzzles/secrets temporarily unsolvable?

I'm playing Fez with my wife, and we're really enjoying the secrets. I'd like to finish it, or as much as I can bear, without using a guide or anything to solve the puzzles. The one thing I'd like ...
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Why won't the blank map QR code map work?

I scanned the QR code on the back of the blank map and came up with RT RT RT LT RT RT RT LT I entered it and nothing happened. Is there another puzzle that cancels it out, or is my game just ...
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I Cannot find a door in the room with the flashing pink platforms

I have done up and down the room with the pink flashing platforms off the waterfall/weeping guy node. I can only find the door at the very top. It would be really helpful if someone could tell me ...
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What does this QR Code hidden in the soundtrack mean?

Since some people were saying that there would be things hidden in the soundtrack, I played a little with "Sonic Visualiser". In the track "Spirit", I've found a QR Code at the end: After cleaning ...
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3 Heart Cube Pieces: What next?

We know how to obtain the three heart pieces (or red cubes, if you want), but now? What next? It just doesn't make sense that after doing that, there's no third ending, the Heart Room was already ...
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What does the sewer QR code return?

Okay this is bothering the crap out of me. Pictured is a photo of a QR code only displayed on the map of a room in the sewer area right off the main warp gate. I didn't notice it until after I ...
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Is it possible to play Fez with more than one save game?

More than one person in my house is interested in the secrets and puzzles of Fez. However, even though it has a save feature, I don't see how I can switch between saves (thus allowing multiple ...
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What causes a door to appear open?

When playing through Fez there are many unlocked doors that you need only press "up" on to open. I have noticed as I pass some doors they already appear open, apparently after I have visited that ...
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Where does the 64-cube door lead?

I just want to make sure that it isn't some kind of game ending thing inside that will make me lose my map and progress.
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What does the answer to the “What's my name” puzzle spell when viewed from behind?

When the "What's my name" puzzle is completed and the answer is spelled above the door, what is spelled when viewed from the opposite direction? I'm really curious as to what it says and why the game ...
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What do the counting cube, writing cube, and skull artifacts mean or represent?

I know how the tome works, but what do the inscriptions on the counting cube, writing cube, and skull mean or represent? Are their inscriptions used as a code for something? Is it just an Easter egg, ...
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What do the “numbers” wall inscriptions in the 16-cube temple classroom mean or represent?

You know that room ? What does this mean? I can translate the numbers, but it doesn't make any sense... Could it be words ? Then, I was also wondering if those symbols below the numbers 0 1 2 3 ...
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What's the back-story in Fez?

I've been trying to piece together the backstory of FEZ - this is where I'm up to... There are 4 races in FEZ: Visitors - these appear as floating heads with 3 eyes and 3 tentacles. Long-heads - ...
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What is the secret to the random pillars/monoliths scattered around in Fez?

In fez, there are several pillar/monoliths scattered about the world. When Gomez approaches them, dot will say things like "I wonder what this is" or "I forget what these are". So far they have been ...
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What's the deal with the library off the clock tower?

Off the clock tower there's a screen with a big official-looking building. When you go inside there's a smallish room with some pictures on the wall, a bookshelf, and a fireplace. I've tried pressing ...