Looking for playtesters // Indie crosswords on the rise // Escape Room Top 10

Fall is here. Apparently that means it’s team-building season. To that end, I need your help — I’m bu
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Looking for playtesters // Indie crosswords on the rise // Escape Room Top 10
By The Mystery League • Issue #3 • View online
Fall is here. Apparently that means it’s team-building season. To that end, I need your help — I’m building a few puzzle games for clients and I need playtesters. I will be running 60-minute playtesting sessions at my office in Chicago’s Bucktown neighborhood on October 22, 23 and 27 at lunchtime (I will supply the pizza). Sign up here

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Parting Puzzle
Q. Name a titular character from 20th century American fiction, first and last name, nine letters total. Rotate one letter 180°, then anagram to get the names of two adjacent countries. What character and countries are these?
Answer to last week’s puzzle (in rot-13):
JBYS OYVGMRE -> (ZRT) JBYVGMRE
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