You will have to register for our college fest Inquivesta before you can register for Cryptek, Cryptek being a free online event open for all. Click on Register link above.
After registering in Inquivesta8 you will be given an unique Inquivesta ID. Keep that ID and use to create an account on Cryptek.
On Registration Portal you can explore other events and you will find Cryptek in Online section.
RulesHow to Play
Cryptek is an online event of IISER Kolkata's annual college fest, INQUIVESTA. The game tests your cipher decoding and puzzle solving skills.
The Cryptek game is built in Q/A format where players have to answer each level correctly to reach the next level.
The event begins at 0001 h on 27 Jan 2018 and ends at 2359 h on 4 Feb 2018.
Hints to the questions will be uploaded on the Cryptek Fb page as and when required.Players are urged to follow the fb page to be updated .
The top 20 players will be listed on a Leaderboard according to the number of levels they have completed and their time of completion.The top three players at the end of the event will be declared winners and will receive prizes worth ₹ 10000.
Each player can only play with a single account.Use of multiple accounts by a single player is strictly prohibited and will lead to immediate disqualification once the admins discover it.
The decision of the admins is final and binding and cannot be questioned under any instance.
The goal of the players is to reach the next level by any means like submitting an answer ,changing the URL etc.
GOOGLE is a great ally on your side.Use of GOOGLE is required and permitted to all extents.The players may require to reverse-search the images in the questions.
The players wont need any prerequisites except some basic familiarity with photo and audio editing software.
Hints to the questions will be uploaded on the Cryptek Fb page during the entire duration of the event .So,players are required to follow the Fb page to remain updated.
Dont forget to check the source code,image names,URL etc. for additional hints in each level.
Stars beside the headings of some questions aren't just for show.
It is recommended that you play this game on laptop browser otherwise you might miss out some important clues.