Welcome to Riddler Wednesdays!

Riddle me this, Batman…

Introducing the newest addition to the DC Community Programming: Riddler Wednesdays! Every Wednesday, a new riddle will be added to this post. Your job is to get your green bowler hat on, and solve the riddle! Come back to this thread every Wednesday afternoon to play another round!

The answer to each riddle will be added to this post after 24 hours!


Let’s get to it…

June 29, 2022:

From woods I came, I live no more. The Eastern wolf, he knows me well. The feel of sound, a warning cry. Protecting men from what they fell. What am I?

Answer:

Timber

Congrats to @xLOVEandDoomPatrolx for solving this week’s riddle!

July 6, 2022:

At times I’m a half, others closer to a third, but despite my value I’m also a word. Depending on how you see me I can be both cold and hot And while some may say I’m odd, I’m really not. What am I?

Answer:

Thirty.

Congrats again to @xLOVEandDoomPatrolx for winning this week’s riddle!

July 13, 2022:

I’m tough to break, and tough to shake. With one motion, I’m quick to crush…but why are you in a rush? I flow like water, and love the sun. One day, the race will be won…what am I?

Answer:

A snapping turtle. Also acceptable: tortoise, turtle.

Congrats to @Riddler and @the_Rubber_Bandit for solving this week’s riddle! :riddlerhqtas:

July 20, 2022:

Everyone looks at me, though I never speak. No one touches me until I die. I am the loudest when all is silent…What am I?

Answer

A clock.

Congrats to @Riddler for solving this week’s riddle!

July 27, 2022:

I am a real beast named in the age of Homer, I am no horse…despite the misnomer. What am I?

Answer

Answer: Hippopotamus.

Congrats to @KookieSuperApe for solving this week’s riddle!

August 3, 2022:

When it’s cold, I’m still warm. When I’m sweet, it’s just a term. I can be old, gold, heavy, or youthful. When I attack, it may mean death. I get beaten more with every breath. When I take a break, it’s grievous and cruel. Follow me, and you might be a fool…What am I?

Answer

Answer: The heart.

Congrats to @Jurisdiction and @NYJt3 for solving this week’s riddle!

August 10, 2022:

When you have three of me, you have three. When you have two of me, you have two…but if you have one of me, you actually have none…what am I?

Answer

Answer: Choices (“options” is also acceptable!)

Congrats to @Jurisdiction, @NYJt3, and @danielwm (a brand new community member!) for solving this week’s riddle!

August 17, 2022:

It belongs to you, but others use it more. Some are the same, but many are different. It can be changed. It can be nicked. Shouting it loudly should do the trick…what is it?

Answer

Your Name.

Congrats to @jzars123.94681, @Detective7, @danielwm, @NYJt3 , @Reaganfan78, @Jurisdiction, and @RyanTimothyLippert for solving this week’s riddle!

August 24, 2022:

I spend most of my life being beaten, but don’t bleed like most men bleed.
I spend most of my life being hammered, though alcohol isn’t what I need.
I spend most of my life being punished, though I’m used to the scars that cover my face.
Thus, the gods of war come to the door of my abuser and his place…What am I?

Answer

An anvil.

Congrats to @jzars123.94681 for solving this week’s riddle!

August 31, 2022:

I can be long, I can be short, I can be a sign of peace.
I rule the USA with three.
I extend my fingers as far as I can…
Until you ask me to leave.
What am I?

Answer

A branch. Also accepted: Branches.

Congrats to @jzars123.94681, @danielwm, and @Jurisdiction for solving this week’s riddle!

September 7, 2022:

I’m hot down low,
But up high, I’m cold.
I fit your palm…
But you shouldn’t hold.
I’ll save your life when coaxed to mine,
Then take it if I’m not controlled.
What am I?

Answer

An ember/embers.

There were no correct answers this week…The Riddler is back on top! Come back next week for a chance to take him down!

September 14, 2022:

After last week’s unsolved riddle, The Riddler is on top, and very proud of it…can you take him down by solving this one?

I lose my head in the morning, But I get it back at night.
My dream is to be the caretaker, Of a tired and worn out knight.
I may still be wielded in battle, though my use is more often not to fight.
But use me right, in no daylight, and the result is sure to delight.
What am I?

Answer

A Pillow

Congrats to @Jurisdiction and @Detective7 for solving this week’s riddle!

September 21, 2022:

One of us arrives by a man in a chair
One of us is something that makes everything fair
One of us thins you out for the tomb
One of us spreads a feeling of doom.

What is the creature that binds us together?

Answer

A horse.

Congrats to @FelixLeiter for solving this week’s riddle!

September 28, 2022:

I can move twice as far, if that move is my first.
I can move forward, but those diagonal to me better beware.
I cannot be chosen in a promotion.
I am unique, but my enemy has an identical ruler.
What am I?

Answer

A King (in Chess).

This week’s riddle was not solved–The Riddler is back on top!

October 5, 2022:

I go from earth to roaring flame
I glow anew, but I remain.
Once of black, now of white,
I’ve did my job, and now I die.
…What am I?

Answer

Coal/Charcoal

Congrats to @NinjaSupes, @Row.Harper, and @Detective7 for solving this week’s riddle!

October 12, 2022:

Once, I flew. Now, I fall.
Once I wrote. Now, not at all.
…What am I?

Answer

A feather. Also accepted: quill.

Congrats to @NYJt3, @DreamingGirlWonder, @Reaganfan78, @the_Rubber_Bandit, and @Jurisdiction for solving this week’s riddle! What a team!

October 19, 2022:

Nobody wants me, but they all want to win me.
Nobody wants to pay for me, but I might pay them instead.
It’s better to hear about me on TV than to know me in real life.
Don’t want me around? Just follow the rules.
…What am I?

Answer

A lawsuit.

Congrats to @DreamingGirlWonder, @Detective7, @the_Rubber_Bandit, and @Jurisdiction for solving this week’s riddle!

October 26, 2022:

At first, you had two of me. That was nice, but one was taken.
Now, you don’t have me at all. What am I?

Answer

A choice. Also acceptable: an option.

Congrats to @the_Rubber_Bandit, @Detective7, and @Jurisdiction for solving this week’s riddle!

November 2, 2022:

I can be clean, but sometimes I’m filthy. You rush to find me, but you get mad if I’m busy…What am I?

Answer

A bathoom/restroom.

Congrats to @the_Rubber_Bandit, @DreamingGirlWonder, and @Jurisdiction for solving this week’s riddle!

The Riddler is going to have to start coming up with harder riddles…

November 9, 2022:

I’m a place of rest, but I’m on the run.
I’m a house of meat, but my mind is gone…what am I?

This one is a toughie, but the Riddler has a hint for you: The answer isn’t as buried as you think. The solution is in the 6th.

Answer

Bedlam. (Check out episode 6 of the Batman Unburied Audio Series for the solution breakdown!)

The Riddler wins this week!

November 17, 2022:

A day late, but The Riddler is back with another riddle!

I’m built to climb the steepest and highest obstacles. No matter what you do, I remain on top of all that oppose me…what am I?

Answer

A goat.

Congrats to @Row.Harper for solving this week’s riddle!

November 30, 2022:

I might list numbers, but I don’t do the math.
I will not bend to your strength or wrath.
To master me, your body takes a heavy toll.
I shake the ground on which I roll…what am I?

Answer

A barbell/Dumbbell.

Congrats to @Detective7 for solving this week’s riddle!

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Is Harleys_Pudding back?

looks around in the hopes he is

Been missin’ that guy…

:thinking:

I’m going to have to ruminate on that one.

Is the answer DC-based, or a random thing?

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Riddler! Boy I do miss you, I promise you, no more googling for the answer!

I’m going to guess A Wind. It sound like a wind now that I’ve read it carefully and not in a hurry.

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It’s not DC related!

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Close!

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Not strictly DC based at all for this specific riddle!

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So…you guys are saying its not DC-related, I gather. :wink:

Is the answer…a howl? :man_shrugging:t2:

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Timber

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We have our FIRST ever Riddle Wednesday winner! Congrats on getting the correct answer @xLOVEandDoomPatrolx!

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:tada: :tada: :confetti_ball:

Thanks @Jitsu!

The very first? This is fun.

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Congratulation @xLOVEandDoomPatrolx! Great job. :smiley:

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Awesome™:+1: Congrats :tada:

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Neat.

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Thanks @Reaganfan78 and @NYJt3 :smiley:

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Congratulations @xLOVEandDoomPatrolx! :partying_face:

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Thanks @Shayera.Hol!

x1864
:smiley:

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I’m going to bookmark this, so I don’t miss a riddle each week. :grinning:

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A number. :thinking:

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Welcome back Riddler,
I’ve read this riddle a few times.:thinking:

I’m going to say… thermometer. Hope I spell that right where you check the temperature.:slightly_smiling_face:

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Hmm​:thinking:

Temperature

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