Transmission Tower puzzle

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The subject of this article is from the initial release.
The information from this article is up-to-date as of 25 November, 2016.

Transmission Tower puzzles are a game mechanic.

An example of Puzzle 3

Summary[edit | edit source]

Transmission Towers contain an interactive terminal that provides the player with a numerical puzzle to solve, along with some (random) flavor text.

The Options for solving a puzzle are randomly sorted, but in this article the correct solution will always be the first entry, and will be Bolded.

The puzzles are sorted in order of the first number in the puzzle sequence.

Puzzle 1[edit | edit source]

This puzzle is the Fibonacci sequence starting from 1,3 :
1 + 3 = 4
1 - 3 - 4 - 7 -11 - 18 - XX

  1. 29
  2. 28
  3. 27

Puzzle 2[edit | edit source]

This puzzle is two interleaved sequences:
an+1 = n + 2 with a1 = 1 :
an+1 = n + 2 with a1 = 5 :
The next term will be the next term of the first sequence, which is 7.
1, 3, 5, 7
5, 7, 9,
1 - 5 - 3 - 7 - 5 - 9 - X

  1. 7
  2. 8
  3. 6

Puzzle 3[edit | edit source]

This puzzle is the sequence of factorials multiplied by two, an = 2 * n! :
*2, *3, *4, *5, *6
2 - 4 - 12 - 48 - 240 - XXX

  1. 1440
  2. 1240
  3. 1540

Puzzle 4[edit | edit source]

This puzzle is the sequence of factorials, an = n! :
*2, *3, *4, *5, *6
1 - 2 - 6 - 24 - 120 - XXX

  1. 720
  2. 620
  3. 180

Puzzle 5[edit | edit source]

This puzzle is the Fibonacci sequence starting from 3,5 :
3 + 5 = 8
3 - 5 - 8 - 13 - 21 - XX

  1. 34
  2. 32
  3. 35

Puzzle 6[edit | edit source]

This puzzle is the sequence an+1 = 3 * an - 1 with a1 = 5 :
5 * 3 - 1 = 14
5 - 14 - 41 - 122 - XXX

  1. 365
  2. 355
  3. 356

Puzzle 7[edit | edit source]

This puzzle is the sequence an+1 = 2 * an - 1 with a1 = 17 :
17 * 2 - 1 = 33
17 - 33 - 65 - 129 - XXX

  1. 257
  2. 258
  3. 261

Puzzle 8[edit | edit source]

This puzzle is the sequence an+1 = 2 * an - 1 with a1 = 23 :
23 * 2 - 1 = 45
23 - 45 - 89 - 177 - XXX

  1. 353
  2. 186
  3. 392

Puzzle 9[edit | edit source]

This puzzle is the sequence an+1 = an + (2 + n) with a1 = 56 :
+3, +4, +5, +6, +7
56 - 59 - 63 - 68 - 74 - XX

  1. 81
  2. 80
  3. 83

Puzzle 10[edit | edit source]

This puzzle is the sequence an+1 = an - (9 + 1 - n) :
-9, -8, -7, -6
80 - 71 - 63 - 56 - XX

  1. 50
  2. 49
  3. 48

Puzzle 11[edit | edit source]

This puzzle is the sequence an+1 = an - (7 + 1 - n) :
-7, -6, -5, -4
99 - 92 - 86 - 81 - XX

  1. 77
  2. 79
  3. 95

Puzzle 12[edit | edit source]

This puzzle is the reverse sequence of factorials, an = (8 - n)! :
/7, /6, /5, /4
5040 - 720 - 120 - 24 - X

  1. 6
  2. 8
  3. 12