Shows several people pointing their cell phones at various statues that do weird things.
Time 06s: Double L Excentric Gyratory, San Francisco, CA
Time 11s: Lotta's Fountain, San Francisco, CA
Time 14s: Ben Jackland pointing the phone at The Mechanics Monument, San Francisco, CA - (statue by Douglas Tilden) located in Market/Battery Plaza near Market and Bush St. (view is facing southeast). Phone can be found in Buyers beware! Glitchy phone via online auction!
Time 20s: A barcode near Marfa TX - extract from It's a prototype? Type N!
Time 27s: Zurich written with blood?
Time 29s: Tycho's arrested(?) dated 2012-07-13 19:07
Source: link was sent to several ARG networks. Unlisted video of http://www.youtube.com/user/NianticProject
Off speaker in the first 20s:
I was six years old, in California desert, an XF-103 stuck out of a crack in desert floor, frozen in space and time. I am __Roland Jarvis__ and I am not dead.
cleaned up: contains: http://nianticproject.com
At the location of this QR code ( 35.096052,-117.940291 ), there is a DIFFERENT QR code on Google Maps:
cleaned up: too much missing.
Assuming that this QR code also contains a http://goo.gl/ adress, this QR-code can be constructed:
This resolves to http://goo.gl/BF5jL, which is the What is the Niantic Project video.
Both these videos are used as a promo for the ARG and seem to contain scenes that will occur during the ARG.
|Audio clip||Person speaking||Original File||Transcript|
|-||-||What was the net effect of the Niantic project?|
|Victor Kureze||Kureze 3||We had crossed a threeshold where global security could at risk|
|-||-||Decrypting the data was the mistake|
|Antonin Hollis||Hollis Audio Diary 2||this is not psychosis or some other cognitive break, but an actual take-over of the mind|
|Carrie Campbell||Carrie Campbell Calibration||Much of the public sculptures seen in our cities is based on design seeded in the human mind|
|Hank Johnson||Hank Johnson Calibration||Certain places have an energy that not only attracts people, but attracts events|
|Ezekiel Calvin ?||-||The mission of 13 Magnus is to monitor the effects of mind hacking.Obviousily this will made with the highest of security to make sure the ideas not contaminate or threaten humanity|
|-||-||This all leads to Niantic|
|-||-||I know that many tools will be needed to fight this battle|
|Hank Johnson?||-||You just have to know where to look and know what you are seeing|
|-||-||Portals emit exotic matter into our world and that matter has certain effects on our world|
|Stein Lightman||Lightman Talk 1||I started noticing there were energies fields anomalies on earth all around me|
|Antonin Hollis||Hollis Audio Diary 3||a few of them exhibit properties that are as yet unexplained.|
|-||-||I know there are others out there|
|Devra Bogdanovich?||-||What if they are already among us but we don't realize it?|
|-||-||I must be prepare to work with them or fight them. They are coming|
|Stein Lightman?||-||Something is wrong out there in the world. This doesn't feel like a scientific study|
|-||-||The one hope lies in understanding what happened at Niantic|
|Hank Johnson||The Pursuit||Not all mysteries are solvable, but the joy comes in the pursuit|
There is a number - the same one on the Investigation board that is a NIA person of interest number - 805 3NIA OPS
There is a link to Tycho's Tumblr account - http://tychosees.tumblr.com/
The image in that page is the Spomenik
The chatlog on that page is called Monitor Lynton-Wolfe
In the image there are some weird characters. This is actually an asemic writing that can be found here.
The download link seems to be down but you can get the font from here.
In the end those were 3 passcodes 4zc8nemesist9x8x 9pd5resonatew3t2t 5qc2pandorax6w9u
The drink seen in the back is real. It is the Hint water
After a few months PAC revealed himself as being H. Richard Loeb
On the thumbnail playing a bit with the levels gets you 8uyd7artistw523r