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ARG Tools

ARG Tools
  • #: 236419
  • Price: free ($0.00) In Apple Store
  • Category: Entertainment
  • Updated: 2013-08-01
  • Current Version: 2.1
  • 2.1
  • Size: 0.20 MB
  • Language: English
  • Seller: Brian Enigma
  • Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 3.1.3 or later
  • © 2010
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ARG Tools is a set of tools, reference material, and links for anyone who plays Alternate Reality Games, participates in transmedia storytelling, or solves puzzle trails. The tools range from decoder-ring style codebreaking to countdown timer prediction. The reference material includes word frequency, morse code, semaphore, and more.

Included in this package are:

• Dictionary:

  ◦ Search for words matching patterns (e.g. all possible crossword answers)

• Encoding/Decoding:

  ◦ ROT-N (from 1 to 26, including ROT-13)

  ◦ BASE64

  ◦ Vigenere / Beaufort

  ◦ Transposition

  ◦ Substitution

• Character Encodings

  ◦ Braille

  ◦ Fingerspelling

  ◦ Letters to numbers (1..26) and ASCII

  ◦ Nautical Flags

  ◦ Moon Alphabet

  ◦ Morse code (two representations)

  ◦ Myst D'ni Glyphs

  ◦ Phonetic alphabet

  ◦ Pigpen Cipher (two representations)

  ◦ Roman Numerals

  ◦ Semaphore (two representations)

• Tools and Reference

  ◦ A red/green/blue color mixer with hex and decimal values

  ◦ A list of common English words, letters, letter pairs

  ◦ Billiard ball colors

  ◦ Countdown timer prediction

  ◦ Dart board scoring

  ◦ Dewey Decimal System

  ◦ ISO Country Codes

  ◦ Mathematical Constants, Prime Numbers

  ◦ Music Notes and their Frequencies

  ◦ Planets

  ◦ Periodic Table

  ◦ Resistor Color Codes

  ◦ Zodiac, Chinese Zodiac

  ◦ Quick access to Google, Wikipedia, Sudoku Step-Solving, Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences

The design goals of this application include:

• Easy to use in the field

• Downloadable over the air so you can quickly obtain it without computer access

• Free-as-in-beer!

What's New in Version 2.1

New in version 2.1:
• Pattern matching now has RegEx-like bracket syntax. Brackets work like the question mark, but limit the match to any letter within the brackets instead of any letter at all.
• Billiard ball colors
• Dart board scoring
• Planets
• Integrated news update system
• Added link to Puzzle Hunt Calendar
• Fixed UI crash bug in pattern matching

iPhone Screenshots

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Rated 4/5 based on 3 customer reviews.


5/5 stars


Awesome app guys. I haven't just enjoyed learning and using the codes, but I also like the links to the websites you'e provided. An unexpected surprise. Thanks!

4/5 stars

Great app!

Jus cracked my first code for an arg with it in seconds! The Dexter arg players are pumped

5/5 stars

Codebreakers Swiss Army Knife

I really appreciate this app with it's straight forward interface. The app has a lot of potential use for the AR Gamer, Geocacher and anyone who enjoys cryptography. Thank you so much for putting this app together.


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