Chapter 1: Hydra

by | Jan 27, 2021

We are excited to announce that the Chapter Pack 1 puzzle hidden in Hydra has been solved, unlocking a bonus card in the upcoming Chapter Pack 2, and changing the direction of Don Horn’s story.

Card Details

Card name: Hydra

Release: Chapter Pack 1

Artist: Gregorio Matijasevic

Puzzle Designer: Joe Chenchar & Gabriel Whittemore

Puzzle Difficulty: Introductory

First Puzzle Solver: Insanity Engine

Design Direction: Hydra depicts the legendary creature in full form, rearing for attack. The illustration specifically depicts the hostility and fearlessness befitting such a creature.


Hydra is a contextual missing character identification puzzle. The Hydra is typically depicted with nine heads, however, the Hydra illustration on this card is depicted with five heads.

Additionally, the number five is specified in the Hero ability of the card, and the Hero power is a multiplication of five. Completing the URL with the word “five” provides players with the following URL:

Following this URL will send players to an audio hosting website with a link to the puzzle completion form.