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Comments on Puzzle #29699: Great Scott! (Inspired by #29492)
By Kristen Coolman (kristen)

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  quality:   difficulty:   solvability: moderate lookahead  

Puzzle Description:

"Doc" Emmett Brown

#1: Teresa K (fasstar) on Apr 20, 2017 [SPOILER]

Excellent puzzle, Kristen. The solve was really tricky, made my brain hurt. :-)

You really captured that wild-eyed look that made this "Back to the Future" character so fun, portrayed by Christopher Lloyd.

#2: Wombat (wombatilim) on Apr 20, 2017 [HINT]
This took a lot of two-way logic to solve. Enough of it that I lost track of what I was doing and so I can't post a hint guide.

Really hard, but such a great payoff!
#3: Norma Dee (norm0908) on Apr 20, 2017
Good likeness. I had some distractions and got a bit lost, so ended up throwing in a few guesses. At first I didn't get the connection.
#4: Kristen Coolman (kristen) on Apr 20, 2017
I spent about 3 hours fiddling and tweaking. Eventually I just hit "Helper" and the entire puzzle came up, so I published it. Edge logic on the top row helps to get started.
#5: Aldege Cholette (Aldege) on Apr 20, 2017
Great image Kristen. :)
#6: Kristen Coolman (kristen) on Apr 21, 2017
One of the fun side effects of this format is that he also looks like Evan Peters, from American Horror Story. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1404239/?ref_=tt_cl_t1
#7: travis miller (bigblue) on Apr 21, 2017
great image and solve kristen :)
#8: Kristen Coolman (kristen) on Apr 21, 2017
Thanks :)
#9: Roisin Clark (RC-bunny) on Apr 21, 2017
Bit of time travel(look ahead) involved in this one.
#10: Aurelian Ginkgo (AurelianGinkgo) on Apr 22, 2017
"So long as you hit that wire with the connecting hook at precisely eighty-eight miles per hour the instant the lightning strikes the tower... everything will be fine." This is my favorite line that he says out of all three movies.
#11: Susan Duncan (medic25733) on Apr 22, 2017
#12: Gator (gator) on May 3, 2017 [HINT]
A lot of edge logic and two way logic for this one. So much that I do not wish to detail it all out. :)
#13: Web Paint-By-Number Robot (webpbn) on May 3, 2017
Found to be solvable with moderate lookahead by gator.

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