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

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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 ...
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Fez: Treasure Chest in the sewer/well area with acid

On the level that is diagonal up/right from the Well warp room, with the image with a cube piece above a valve, I cannot figure out the solution. You can lower the water level to get to a pivot to ...
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What is the secret to the moon door next to the weeping waterfall in Fez?

Found this door by accident. There is a moon door that appears on the side wall of the weeping waterfall node. Does anyone know whether it has any use? Or is it just an Easter egg from Lord of the ...
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Where is the room with the stargate?

I remember walking into a room and dot saying something along the lines of "I can't believe it! A working stargate", but I didnt go through it because I didn't know if it was the end. I'm assuming ...
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What is the secret of the Cube Statues in Fez? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I solve the pillar puzzles in Fez? What am I supposed to do with these statue/towers?
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Is there a way to keep the walls from coming back in the Mine area?

In the mine area of Fez, when you blow up a wall it just comes back. I have no idea what to do. Is there a way to keep the walls from coming back?
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What is wrong with my tetromino translation?

I've reached this room: and this is the pillar. ...but nothing happens. I tried translating a room with a grey pillar and white bit on the floor too, but nothing happened there either? Are ...
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What's the secret to the purple room with four blocks and tetromino pictures on each side?

It's a purple room with four blocks and a tetromino picture on each side (four): two upside-down Ts and two Ls. You can get to this area by going through the door atop the bell and entering the purple ...
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What is the secret to the classroom in the 8-cube door city in Fez?

The room is located in the 8-cube door city-esque place. It has 3 walls with chalkboards on them and one with a blue/green picture of what looks like it might be a map of the world. I can't figure out ...
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Where are the Heart Cubes?

I have entered the 64 door room, and it shows the heart with two red cubes in it and a space for a 3rd. I cannot recall where I got the two cubes so far, and no secrets seem to be left. Where should I ...
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What's the secret of the secondary owl room off of the water tower room?

This owl room is in the air warp zone, not the rainy warp zone, off of the water tower node. What is its secret? That owl doesn't rotate its head when switching the perspective.
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How is the number / tetris code in Fez intended to be solved?

In the same spirit as : How is the language code in Fez intended to be solved? I was able to crack the language code using tradition substitution cipher breaking techniques. But I ended up cheating ...
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King thrones puzzle?

I noticed that there are two rooms in the game with a king's throne. One of them is nice and shiny and the other one is old. Easy of them has a code in front of the seat that you can see only when you ...
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How to solve the tree island puzzle off of the bell tower node?

The node directly off the bell tower is giving me trouble. It's a tree on a pyramid surrounded by water with a hole on one side that makes i noise but i dont know what to do. If anyone knows it would ...
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Can you fly somehow?

I read somewhere that you could fly in the game. I have collected every 64 cubes without knowing about it. Is there any clue in the game explaining how to do it? If so, where?
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How do I solve the puzzle with ten symbols each with six boxes?

It's a purple room off of the giant throne room in the sky warp zone with a platform that has six purple crates and a pillar with two columns of five box symbols.
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How do I get down from the floating ledge in the arch room in Fez?

In the early, blue-sky area of the game, there's a room with a stone arch and two treasure chests. One of the chests is on top of the arch, but the other is on a floating ledge far to the side. This ...
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How do you lower the water in the lighthouse area and main warp room?

I was just wondering if anyone had any ideas or if they knew how to lower the water in those areas, I know you can and I know you have to. I just don't know how. Soooo yeah, if anyone can help me, ...
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Framerate drop on the clock tower level?

Has anyone else run into a massive framerate drop for (what I think is) the clock tower level? It drops to about 1fps as soon as I enter the area. If I leave through the door I came in from, the ...
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What's the secret in the infinite purple room?

There's a secret I've had trouble finding in the purple infinite room with a waterfall : I've tried looking in first person on every floor and wall but haven't found any instruction. Could someone ...
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Fez crashing back to game library after a minute of play

While trying to solve the 'security question' puzzle, my game crashed back to the game library. Now every single time I try to get back into the game, it crashes back to the game library after about ...
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What is the translation of the tome/book artifact text?

Is the text supposed to translate to something useful? It doesn't appear to follow the language's conventions. How is it deciphered, and in which direction should it be read? Is its content ...
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Is this QR code in Fez useful?

There's a QR code in 16-cubes city but it has been blocked by some obstacle. And I tried to fix the picture to make it clearer but there's still something missing in the top left part. You can ...
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How is the language code in Fez intended to be solved?

A lot of text in Fez is encoded, including text from a number of NPCs. I'd assumed that you have to do something in-game to unlock the translation, but I haven't come across anything of the sort yet. ...
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What's the secret to the concentric squares in the Weeping Waterfall stage?

In Weeping Waterfall stage (screenshot of menu), right about here: there is a secret on the ground near the trees, which looks like several concentric squares when viewed in first-person view: I ...
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What's the secret of the boiler/technician room in the beginning village?

Do someone know what to do with this room ? It's in the village from the beginning. Edit: I found the solution alone, I didn't notice an hidden poster, during a perspective rotation.
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What do we do with the U-shaped tuning fork pillars?

The controller vibrates when I'm near them, but I don't know what to do. Screenshot of one of them on the map:
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Is stereoscopy (3D) in Fez's New Game++ used in any of the puzzles?

Gomez gets 3D glasses in the New Game++ intro (activated in the settings menu thereafter). Does it reveal any hidden codes, information, or new functions in the levels, or is it strictly just for ...
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How do I finish the room with many useless doors (mausoleum)?

I found a room with about 50 doors arranged in four rows of four on each side of the cube, but with some removed/blocked. Every door I have gone through has brought me to a different door in the same ...
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What is the secret to the burnt treasure map with the Polytron logo, the candle room, and the floating black monolith?

After lowering the water level, there is a anticube room beneath the first warp zone. In New Game+ first-person view mode, the Polytron logo shows on the floor. After following the treasure map ...
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What are the Giant Telescope room's secrets?

I tried pressing buttons after looking at the constellations through the telescope, but it doesn't seem to be that. I just noticed a purple square and two blinking red dots in the sky with the ...
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What is Fez's alphabet?

I'm trying to translate the Fez alphabet/symbols, numbers included. Could somebody post the deciphered alphabet and numbers please?
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How do I solve the clock room?

There's a room with a huge clock in the temple/science warp zone. I think I just have to wait until something appears, but how long should I wait?
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Solving the purple & white pillars

I have encountered two kinds of pillars in the game: I've solved the vibrating type, but I'm having trouble solving the white or purple pillars (that have floating dots in their hollowed tops). How ...
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How to solve the “What's my name” security question puzzle

There is a giant rectangle floating above me that says 2 things: Please answer this security question Security question hint: my first half is what it is my second half is half of what made it And ...
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What is the secret on the bell stage?

There is a bell with four symbols, one on each side. The map node has a "?" signifying a secret in this level—what is it?
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What are the treasure maps for?

How many are there, and what are they used for? Are they a cipher for something?
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What is the secret on the skull stage of Fez?

Like the owl stage, it's in the dark, rainy zone, and there's a secret on the level. What is the trick?
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What are the rainy “giant owl” room's secrets?

Off of the dark, rainy node, the one with the owl's head that follows you. The map marks a secret on this node, and a grayed-out child node. Are they two different secrets?