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Could you be a code breaker?

Updated Thursday, 16th December 2021
Test your problem-solving skills and try to crack our secret messages using clues.

Code Break is an interactive Web app consisting of three ciphers: Pigpen, Caesar and simple substitution (solved by frequency analysis). Earn stars for each challenge, and learn about code-breaking through the ages by playing our interactive ‘Could you be a code breaker?’

Front image capture for the game 'CODE BREAK' Click on the image above to start playing CODE BREAK.

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