The Graveyard Key
This key unlocks a treasure-filled Quest hidden on the Badge page! But first you'll have to find the Key—and the Gate it unlocks!—hidden inside different items in the AADL Catalog.
To begin playing, use the riddle (and the web!) to figure out which item in the AADL Catalog hides The Graveyard Key!
Two boys go walking through the forest on a hallowed day.
A froggy sings.
A lantern swings
To light the wooded way.
A Beast lurks out in the Unknown just waiting for his turn,
So don't despair.
Be wise. Beware!
Or you'll be fuel to burn.
When you've figured out which item this riddle is about, search for it in the catalog to find The Graveyard Key and a clue to crack your first game code!
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UGH IT EXPIRED TODAY!!!!!!!!!
Wow this one was tough one! couldn't have solve it without help of you all, Thank you!
I have no idea what to do!!!!!!!!!!! I have the book but I still have no idea what to do!!!!!!!!!!!!!
At least now I'm on the second one!!!
same but i still dont know what to do
What is the book
I cant get the 8 letter nonsense word any help?
do you just put the key word and he gate word together? then use the record?
I also agree there are 5 buttons
I also agree there are 5 buttons
This summarizes everything above. For the last code, put the two codes you have found together since it says it says "Then, combine the Key Code and the Gate Code ". "Count along to The numbers you Observe in the record" refers to the last 8 digits in the URL of the Gate item. Count along using the digits, each new letter you write down is your new starting place. Counting 0 spaces means to repeat the letter. I hope this helps everyone!
OK, I've followed your advice but can't seem to get the right code. I think there are two double letters and one triple letter, at least there is if I follow your instructions. Need more help.
I am lost trying to find the "short name that is all it takes". I see the character on the key; am I supposed to figure out the character's name?
No, look elsewhere on the key for a better clue... the character on the key has nothing to do with the clue.
maybe try looking further down
im stuck there too
Wow, this is what I get for trying a 5 star badge. I give up.
Oh wait, it's 4 stars.
Found the first item but I can't figure out the riddle. I think it has something to do with the first item, though...
you need the name of this person who would recite this riddle...
I'm having trouble figuring out what book/movie/etc the first riddle is about. Can anyone give me a hint?
if you search up some of the capitalized items, it should be one of the first results. hint: it's an animated show. dunno if that helps. good luck.
Thank you!! That was really helpful :)
i am stuck on the second one any hints?
i'm totally stuck on the 1# one
I'm stuck on the second one any hints?
...stuck on the first one.........need help!
Try searching for the line "A Beast lurks out in the Unknown just waiting for his turn" in google
I've done it! It took a week but, I did it!
The random capitalizations in the final riddle is really throwing me off. Is that relevant to the nonsense word at all? I'm having so much trouble with the counting!
I can't find the first one
I got it!
what is the gate page
i got it
Aah! I love this show!
Okay I massively don't understand the last clue at all. Is it supposed to be the first two clues, L****E******* (or else E*******L****)?? And if so, what on earth do you do from there???
Never mind I ended up getting it...but that was super confusing. Thanks for whoever said to look at the record number because that baffled me...
I am still confused. I have tried starting with both E...L.... and L...E.... and counting using the numbers of the item that contains The Graveyard Gate record number and am still not getting it. Can you help?
I was thinking that too but I figured out that you don't need to actually have the key-gate code; you just need to know the first letter which is the first letter of the key code or the first letter of the gate code and then you start from there. I still didn't figure it out yet.
I've solved all the others but this key is the hardest. I need some better clues than just " google the phrases" because that didn't help at all
I have the key word, the gate word, and the record number. I've tried every suggestion people have listed and NO LUCK!! There has got to be a simpler way to find this code. This is getting truly ridiculous.
It looks like "Each letter you land on will be your new start place" only works for the first number, and for zeros. For the other numbers, start with the next letter. Hope that helps.
i figured out the answer to this riddle (Part 1) and found the book, read the riddle (Part 2) and i need help solving it
how do you get past the riddle? what is the 8 letter word?
The last code is hard I need help
A little help on the last code