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* '''Defied''': The king of the Ancients makes it a crime to lock a door with such a simple "key".

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* '''Defied''': '''Defied''':
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The king of the Ancients makes it a crime to lock a door with such a simple "key"."key".
** Alice [[CuttingTheKnot uses a whole lot of TNT to blow the door (and possible traps) to smithereens]].

* '''Straight''': The door to the [[AncientTomb Tomb of the Ancients]] is locked until Alice solves the [[StockPuzzle Towers of Hanoi]] outside

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* '''Straight''': The door to the [[AncientTomb Tomb of the Ancients]] is locked until Alice solves the [[StockPuzzle Towers of Hanoi]] outsideTowersOfHanoi outside.

* '''Played For Laughs''': The Tomb is decorated like a classroom, and Alice must solve simple math problems on the blackboard for the door to open.

* '''Played For Laughs''': The Tomb is decorated like a classroom, and Alice must solve simple math problems on the blackboard for the door to open.

* '''Exaggerated''': Alice refuses to enter the (open) Tomb of the Ancients without solving the puzzle first.

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* '''Exaggerated''': Alice refuses to enter There are many such riddles in the (open) Tomb of the Ancients without solving the puzzle first.game.

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* '''Justified''': '''Justified''':

* '''Parodied''': The Tomb is decorated like a classroom, and Alice must solve simple math problems on the blackboard for the door to open.

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* '''Parodied''': The Tomb is decorated like a classroom, and Alice must solve simple math problems on refuses to enter the blackboard for (open) Tomb of the door to open.Ancients without solving the puzzle first.

* '''Deconstructed''': The Tomb has been ransacked because anyone with a book on logic can get in...
* '''Reconstructed''': ...but other challenges, ranging from the [[LivingStatue physical]] to the [[DetectEvil magical]], provide ample protection from would-be tomb raiders who aren't fully prepared.

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* '''Played For Laughs''': The Tomb is decorated like a classroom, and Alice must solve simple math problems on the blackboard for the door to open.
* '''Deconstructed''': The Tomb has been ransacked because anyone with a book on logic can get in...
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* '''Reconstructed''': ...but other '''Reconstructed''': Other challenges, ranging from the [[LivingStatue physical]] to the [[DetectEvil magical]], provide ample protection from would-be tomb raiders who aren't fully prepared.

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* '''Downplayed''': ???

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* '''Downplayed''': ???The puzzle, when completed, tells Alice how to open the door. It can be bypassed the second time around.

* '''Zig Zagged''': ???

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* '''Zig Zagged''': ???The puzzle, when completed, tells Alice how to open the door. It can be bypassed the second time around, but the puzzle must be in the solved state for Alice to be able to open it from the inside, unless Alice tweaked the nose of the God statue that will only be encountered five levels later. Alice then breaks the fourth wall by cursing the programmer, after which she walks out the side exit.

'''Solve the Soup Cans''': A bizarre and irrelevant puzzle that has the sole purpose of blocking a player's progress.

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'''Solve the Soup Cans''': '''Basic Trope''': A bizarre and irrelevant puzzle that has the sole purpose of blocking a player's progress.

* '''Justified''': The [[{{Precursors}} Ancients]] intended the puzzle to be a test of worthiness for anyone trying to enter.
** Alternately, the puzzle was intended by the designers of the Tomb to allow only those who know the magic combination of pieces to pass, but time and Alice's cleverness have exposed enough of the inner workings of the device that it becomes a standard logic puzzle.

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* '''Justified''': '''Downplayed''': ???
* '''Justified''':
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The [[{{Precursors}} Ancients]] intended the puzzle to be a test of worthiness for anyone trying to enter.
** Alternately, the The puzzle was intended by the designers of the Tomb to allow only those who know the magic combination of pieces to pass, but time and Alice's cleverness have exposed enough of the inner workings of the device that it becomes a standard logic puzzle.

* '''Subverted''': The Towers of Hanoi and prominantly displayed outside the Tomb. Alice walks by them and pushes open the door.

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* '''Subverted''': The Towers of Hanoi and prominantly prominently displayed outside the Tomb. Alice walks by them and pushes open the door.

* '''Deconstructed''': The Tomb has been ransacked because anyone with a book on logic can get in...
* '''Reconstructed''': ...but other challenges, ranging from the [[LivingStatue physical]] to the [[DetectEvil magical]], provide ample protection from would-be tomb raiders who aren't fully prepared.

* '''Deconstructed''': The Tomb has been ransacked because anyone with a book on logic can get in...
* '''Reconstructed''': ...but other challenges, ranging from the [[LivingStatue physical]] to the [[DetectEvil magical]], provide ample protection from would-be tomb raiders who aren't fully prepared.

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'''Solve the Soup Cans''': A bizarre and irrelivant puzzle that has the sole purpose of blocking a player's progress.

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'''Solve the Soup Cans''': A bizarre and irrelivant irrelevant puzzle that has the sole purpose of blocking a player's progress.

* '''Parodied''': The Tomb is decorated like an classroom, and Alice must solve simple math problems on the blackboard for the door to open.
* '''Deconstructed''': The Tomb has been ransacked because anyone with a book on logic can get in.
* '''Reconstructed''': Other challenges, ranging from the [[LivingStatue physical]] to the [[DetectEvil magical]], provide ample protection from would-be tomb raiders.

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* '''Parodied''': The Tomb is decorated like an a classroom, and Alice must solve simple math problems on the blackboard for the door to open.
* '''Deconstructed''': The Tomb has been ransacked because anyone with a book on logic can get in.
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* '''Reconstructed''': Other '''Reconstructed''': ...but other challenges, ranging from the [[LivingStatue physical]] to the [[DetectEvil magical]], provide ample protection from would-be tomb raiders.raiders who aren't fully prepared.

** Alternately, the puzzle was intended by the designers of the Tomb to allow only those who know the magic combination of pieces to pass, but time and Alice's cleverness have exposed enough of the inner workings of the device that it becomes a standard logic puzzle.

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