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The Heart Room / Ranking every temple run by category
« Last post by Legends Explorer Alec on December 12, 2021, 03:26:15 PM »
I was thinking I could rank every temple run (both in the original series and the reboot) by their categories.

Original Series

Win
PlaceEpisode#/10 rating
1The Heart-Shaped Pillow of Annie Taylor10
2The Lost Hornpipe of the Pirate Captain10
3Lawrence of Arabia's Headdress10
4John Sutter and the Map to the Lost Gold Mine10
5The Mussel Shell Armor of Apanuugpak10
6The Lucky Medallion of Atocha9.5
7The Milk Bucket of Freydís9
8The Applewood Amulet of Emiliano Zapata9
9The Lion-Headed Bracelet of Chandragupta9
10The Metal Beard of the Egyptian Queen9
11The Jewel-Encrusted Egg of Catherine the Great8.5
12The Star of Sultan Saladin8.5
13The Levitating Dog Leash of Nostradamus8.5
14Galileo's Cannonball8.5
15The Much-Heralded Helmet of Sir Gawain8
16The Snakeskin Boots of Billy the Kid8
17The Jeweled Scabbard of Sforza8
18The Secret Map of the Bandit Queen7.5
19The Enormous Iron Nose Ring of Babe the Ox7.5
20The Ruby Earring of Benzibab7.5
21The Ivory Hunting Horn of Roland7
22The Trojan Horseshoe7
23The Helmet of Genghis Khan6.5
24The Belly Button of Buddha6
25The Diary of Doctor Livingstone6
26The Snake Bracelet of Cleopatra6
27The Very Tall Turban of Ahmad Baba6
28The Collar of Davy Crockett6
29The Silver Horseshoe of Butch Cassidy6
30The Moccasins of Geronimo5
31Robin Hood and Maid Marian's Silk Ladder5
32The Mask of Shaka Zulu5
RJRed Average6.75
BBBlue Average7.4
GMGreen Average8.625
OIOrange Average8
PPPurple Average8.67
SSSilver Average7.06
ATAverage for All Teams7.73

Failed escape/Made it to the room
PlaceEpisode#/10 rating
1The Golden Earring of Henry Morgan9
2The Medal of Sir Edmund Hillary8
3The Priceless Portrait of the Polynesian Girl8
4The Red Sash of Tokugawa Ieyasu8
5The Golden Jaguar of Atahualpa8
6The Dragon Lady and the Blue Pearl8
7The Two-Cornered Hat of Napoleon7.75
8The Royal Torque of Queen Boadicea7.5
9King Tut's Cobra Staff7
10The Good Luck Watch of Empress Eugenie7
11The Comet-Embroidered Battle Flag of William the Conqueror7
12The Bonnet of Dolley Madison7
13The Mush Pot Hat of Johnny Appleseed7
14The War Fan of the Forty-Seven Ronin6.5
15The Broken Wing of Icarus6
16Pecos Bill's Lost Lariat6
17The Pearl Necklace of Gwalior6
18The Bone Necklace of the Blackfeet Chief6
19The Golden Pepperoni of Catherine de' Medici6
20The Imperial Purple Robe of Empress Theodora6
21The Treasure of Anne Bonny5
22The Dried Ear of Corn of Sojourner Truth5
23The Broken Trident of Poseidon4
24The Enormous Feather of the Mê Linh3
25The Missing Weather Maps of Charles Lindbergh2
RJRed Average5.56
BBBlue Average7.33
GMGreen Average6.17
OIOrange Average6.25
PPPurple Average6.33
SSSilver Average7.1
ATAverage for All Teams6.43

Did not make it to the room (Triple seizure)
PlaceEpisode#/10 rating
1Henry the Eighth's Great Seal8
2The Pendant of Kamehameha8
3The Missing Eye of David7
4The Mummified Hand of the Egyptian King6.5
5The Lost Taj Mahal Turban of Aurangzeb6
6The Useless Map of the Chibcha Chieftain6
7The Lost Love Letter of Captain John Smith4.5
8Elizabeth the First's Golden Ship4
9The Golden Spider Web of Robert the Bruce4
10The Walking Stick of Harriet Tubman3
11The Secret Battle Plan of Nathan Hale3
12The Lost Logbooks of Magellan3
13The Sacred Ring of Sultan Suleiman2.5
14The Crown of Queen Nzinga2
RJRed Average3.5
BBBlue Average4.75
GMGreen Average5
OIOrange Average4.5
PPPurple Average2.5
SSSilver Average6.5
ATAverage for All Teams4.82

Did not make it to the room (Ran out of time)
PlaceEpisode#/10 rating
1The Discarded Seal of Ivan the Terrible9
2The Leopard Skin Cloak of Annie Oakley8
3The Bullet-Riddled Handbag of Belle Boyd8
4The Electrified Key of Benjamin Franklin7
5The Mystical Spellbook of the Imperial Wizard6.5
6The Jeweled Necklace of Montezuma6
7The Golden Cup of Belshazzar6
8Wild Bill Hickok and the Dead Man's Hand6
9The Mask of the Man in the Iron Mask5.5
10The Golden Stallion of Ali Baba5.5
11The Melted Wax Head of Madame Tussaud5
12The Thornwood Gavel of Judge Roy Bean5
13The Lion-Slashed Jacket of Sacagawea5
14Alexander and the Gordian Knot5
15The Helmet of Joan of Arc5
16The Upside-Down Compass of Henry Hudson5
17The Ivory Elephant of Scheherazade5
18The Paintbrush of Leonardo da Vinci5
19The Missing Portrait of Hans Holbein5
20The Lost Whale Bone of Pytheas5
21The Stone Marker of Leif Erikson5
22The Shriveled Hand of Efoua5
23The Codebook of Mata Hari5
24The Golden Goblet of Attila the Hun5
25Ponce de León and the Lost Fountain of Youth4
26The Silk Sash of Mulan4
27The Plumed Headdress of Cosa Rara4
28The Golden Chains of Zenobia3.5
29The Mysterious Manuscript of Mary Shelley3
30The Oracle Bowl of Delphi3
31The Treasure Map of Jean Lafitte3
32The Stone Head of the Evil King3
33The Lily-Crested Crown of Clovis the First3
34The Silver Cannonball of Grandy Nanny3
35The Bent Shaving Pan of Jedediah Smith3
36The Silver Saddle Horn of Hannibal3
37The Cracked Crown of the Spanish King3
38The Stolen Arm of Shiva3
39The Smashed Printing Plate of Frederick Douglass2.5
40The Lucky Pot-Bellied Pig of Amelia Earhart2.5
41John Henry's Lost Hammer2
42The Lost Lion Tail of Little John2
43The Dried Apple Half of William Tell2
44The Marble Armrest of Xerxes2
45The Bifocal Monocle of One-Eyed Jack1
46The Snow Cone of Mount Kilimanjaro1
47Blackbeard's Treasure Map1
48The Keys to the Alhambra1
49The Golden Cricket Cage of Khan1
RJRed Average3.83
BBBlue Average4.22
GMGreen Average5.06
OIOrange Average4.36
PPPurple Average4.5
SSSilver Average2.25
ATAverage for All Teams4.1

Reboot
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The Heart Room / Re: Scorecard Rating 2.0
« Last post by Legends Explorer Alec on December 06, 2021, 08:57:59 AM »
The Broken Sword of Heaven of Susanoo

:parrots2:Purple Parrots (Augie and Myke): 57 points
10 for finishing the moat third
8 for the fourth question
5 for the seventh question
4 for the eighth question
20 for the second game
10 for tiebreaker win
Ran out of time

:snakes2:Silver Snakes (Steven and Rocco): 50 points
30 for finishing the moat first
11 for the first question
9 for the third question

:barracudas2:Blue Barracudas (Megan and Rebecca): 63 points
20 for finishing the moat second
10 for the second question
7 for the fifth question
6 for the sixth question
20 for the first game

It looks like the Purple Parrots were undeserving of a temple run in this episode.
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The Heart Room / Re: Legends is coming back!
« Last post by PurpleParrot319 on December 05, 2021, 09:20:20 PM »
Is it me or are these temple layouts insanely difficult? Even with the added minute to the clock, teams are still struggling to even reach the item. Some of the rooms being big time wasters like the Queen's Armory doesn't help.
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Here are the temple layouts.

Temple Layout XVI (All of Season 4)
A. The Crypt: Same from Seasons 2 and 3.
B. The Pok-ta-Pok Pit: To open any of the three central shaft doors, players need to throw a ball through a Mayan hoop.
C. The Astral Dome: Here's the first of the two rooms where the answer depends on which team goes to the temple. What players need to do is find the constellation shaped like their team animal symbol by stepping on any of the six panels on the floor that light up each team’s color. Once any panel is stepped on, tiny white lights representing the stars show the animal constellation.
D. The Chamber of the Sacred Markers: Same from Season 3.
E. The Room of the Ancient Warriors: Same from Season 3.
F. The Shrine of the Silver Monkey: You obviously can never have Legends without this room.
G. The Steamy Hollows: Here's the second of the two rooms where the answer depends on which team goes to the temple. Players need to release a steam of their team's color by uncovering one of the six vents.
H. The Jaguar's Den: Just like the Mine Shaft from Seasons 1 and 2, but there are four animatronic jaguars and players need to open a cage and get inside to ride up to the Steamy Hollows. The jaguars are located on either side of the Temple Guard door, next to the Stone Wall and beside the cage.
I. The Dark Forest: There are now blacklights, artificial plants and spooky decorations.
J. The Jester's Court: Not only are there blacklights, but there's also a colored light pattern that projects when the objective is completed.
K. The Monkey's Fruit Trove: This room has five monkey statues with five mixed up fruits (banana, coconut, mango, orange, papaya). Players need to match the fruits with the monkey statues.
L. The Ledges: Same from Seasons 2 and 3.
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As the reboot is completely different from the original, I thought I could write fanfics of what it would have been like had Legends continued on Nickelodeon.

Season 4
Production took place from April 19 until May 12, 1996 and this season aired from June 8 until October 27 of that year.

Episodes
121. The Woolen Shreds of Old Faithful - June 8, 1996
122. The Massive Hand of Druon Antigoon - June 9, 1996
123. The Tattered Emblem of the Big Red One - June 15, 1996
124. The Tangled Thread of Theseus - June 16, 1996
125. The Embarrassing Newspaper of the Chicago Tribune - June 22, 1996
126. The Punishment Noose of Jim Miller - June 23, 1996
127. The Enchanted Wing of Pegasus - June 29, 1996
128. The Excess Wood of Sangkuriang - July 30, 1996
129. The Revised News Article of Michael Ahern - July 6, 1996
130. The Hemlock Potation of Socrates - July 7, 1996
131. The Substitute Corpse of Amram of Mainz - July 13, 1996
132. The Chart-Maps of Captain James Cook - July 14, 1996
133. The White Cowl of Philotheus of Pskov - July 20, 1996
134. The Photograph of Chief Touch-the-Clouds - July 21, 1996
135. The Golden Baton of Richard Wagner - July 28, 1996
136. The Peach Basket of James Naismith - July 29, 1996
137. The Cyanide Refreshment of Grigori Rasputin - August 3, 1996
138. The Torn Arm of Grendel - August 4, 1996
139. The Stolen Money Belt of Dungarvon Whooper - August 10, 1996
140. The Ink Quill of Thomas Jefferson - August 11, 1996
141. The Broken Tablets of Moses - August 17, 1996
142. The Knucklebone Dice of Atys - August 18, 1996
143. The Treasured Sandal of Pheidippides - August 24, 1996
144. The Golden Staff of Mansu Musa - August 25, 1996
145. The Cursed Necklace of Harmonia - August 31, 1996
146. The Deadly Sword of Svafrlami - September 1, 1996
147. The Sanctuary Carving of Hormigueros - September 7, 1996
148. The Bamboo Firework of Li Tan - September 8, 1996
149. The Good Luck Fortune of the Kiyomizu-dera - September 14, 1996
150. The Unlucky Boots of Stonewall Jackson - September 15, 1996
151. The Dropped Sandal of Hermes - September 21, 1996
152. The Teddy Bear of Morris Michtom - September 22, 1996
153. The Opened Jar of Pandora - October 5, 1996
154. The Horse-Trampled Hat of Oliver Cromwell - October 6, 1996
155. The Warped Mirror of Archimedes - October 12, 1996
156. The Hanafuda Cards of Fusajiro Yamauchi - October 13, 1996
157. The Convict Number of Rosa Parks - October 19, 1996
158. The Model Parts of the Globe Theater - October 20, 1996
159. The Mining Pan of Prospector Lemon - October 26, 1996
160. The Burnt Robe of the Celtic Druid - October 27, 1996

Changes Made
A. As there was a mini waterfall on the Red Jaguars' end of the moat in Season 3, another one was added to the Silver Snakes' end.
B. The set is more decorated with artificial plants than in the first three seasons.
C. There are team animal statues scattered across the set (Red Jaguars - On either side of the Steps of Knowledge; Blue Barracudas - Floating on either side of that team's moat lane; Green Monkeys - Clinging to the rails in the Shrine of the Silver Monkey; Orange Iguanas - Resting on rocks at the base of Olmec; Purple Parrots - In a large nest above the Pok-ta-Pok Pit; Silver Snakes - Coiled around that team's moat torch).
D. Black team symbol stickers have been stuck to the gong glasses.
E. When a team rings in, the step lights in their lane would light up their color rather than white.
F. When a team makes it down to the bottom step, their entire lane - down to the bottom step - would light up their color.
G. Whenever Kirk introduced the contestants before the temple games, their first and last names would be revealed. Of course, only the contestants' first names would be seen on the name stickers.
H. Rather than pink, the contestants' path and flashing dot on the HUD would be the temple team's color.

Season 5
Production took place in March 1997 and this season aired from June 21 until October 19 of that year.
161. The Hypnotic Flute of the Pied Piper
162. The Severed Head of Goliath
163. The Monkey's Paw of Sergeant-Major Morris
164. The Blinded Eye of Polyphemus
165. The Papier-Mâché Figure of Akabeko
166. The Golden Cape of Cassim
167. The Misguiding Message of the Cisco Kid
168. The Wooden Crutch of Long John Silver
169. The Whispering Reeds of King Midas' Barber
170. The Large Backpack of Barbara Erni
171. The Poisoned Arrow of Paris
172. The Divine Fragrance of Xtabay
173. The Amulet of Phineas the Blind Seer
174. The Enchanted Girdle of Hippolyte
175. The Majestic Dove of Noah
176. The Hearing Trumpet of Ludwig van Beethoven
177. The Regurgitated Water of Tiddalik
178. The Unpreserved Propeller of the Wright Brothers
179. The Extracted Bullet of Calamity Jane
180. The Golden Arrow of Cupid
181. The Magic Milk Can of Harry Houdini
182. The Lost Ring of Caecilius
183. The Stone Tablet of Hammurabi
184. The Forgotten Bath Robe of Archimedes
185. The Bronze Buffalo Grail of Confucius
186. The Family Dagger of Nora of Kelmendi
187. The Sunbird Feathers of Hou Yi
188. The Ripped Sheet Music of Johann Sebastian Bach
189. The Shattered Sampo Piece of Ilmarinen
1901. The Original Pamphlet of Thomas Paine
191. The Ashes of the Chinese Books Burned by the Dragon King
192. The Miraculous Rose of Saint Elizabeth of Hungary

Season 6
Production took place in February and March of 1998 and this season aired from May 23 until August 23 of that year.
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Season 7
Production took place in October 1998 and this season aired from November 2 of that year until February 26, 1999.
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Season 8
Production took place in May 1999 and this season aired from August 2 until October 29 of that year.

Season 9
Production took place in January 2000 and this season aired from April 17 until June 16 of that year. This was the final season to use the green marble Stone Stanley logo.

Season 10
Production took place in July 2000 and this season aired from October 9 until December 29 of that year. This was the first season to use the person with five stars Stone Stanley logo as well as the final season to be filmed at Nickelodeon Studios.
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The Heart Room / Re: Legends is coming back!
« Last post by PurpleParrot319 on November 28, 2021, 09:34:30 PM »
No new episode tonight. Christmas shows, in November. :roll:
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The Heart Room / Re: Scorecard Rating 2.0
« Last post by Legends Explorer Alec on November 22, 2021, 10:45:47 AM »
The Golden Apple of Atalanta

:iguanas2:Orange Iguanas (Shane and Jack): 35 points
20 for finishing the moat second
8 for the fourth question
7 for the fifth question

:snakes2:Silver Snakes (Jennifer and Scout): 35 points
10 for finishing the moat third
11 for the first question
10 for the second question
4 for the eighth question

:jaguars2:Red Jaguars (Bradford and Diogo): 180 points
30 for finishing the moat first
9 for the third question
6 for the sixth question
5 for the seventh question
20 for winning the first game
10 for winning the second game
20 for making it to the artifact's room
30 for grabbing the artifact
50 for winning with 0:13 remaining
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The Treasure Room / Re: Legends of the Hidden Temple BuzzFeed Quiz
« Last post by The Dark Enforcer on November 18, 2021, 07:56:31 PM »
I took the quiz, and don't want to reveal my result.

This quiz needs to be re-done so that there are "neutral" answers to some of the questions.

I don't care about what geographical region my legend comes from. All I care about is that I'd be on the show.

Also, how the fuck am I supposed to know the middle initial of someone I've never met?

Sorry Alec, but I grade this quiz an F.
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Here's the second installment to my "what if" scenarios on the more deserving temple teams going to the temple.

1. Annie goes first and will start in the Room of the Three Gargoyles, where she encounters the Temple Guard and gives him her pendant.
2. She opens up the Wall climb, jumps down and heads for the Observatory.
3. Once she had successfully climbed up into the Observatory, Annie runs to the sundial, spins it and heads down into the Heart Room where the second Temple Guard takes her out.
4. Brad quickly retraces Annie's steps and enters the Treasure Room from the Heart Room.
5. He runs through the Treasure Room and opens Shrine of the Silver Monkey.
6. Brad easily figured out the simple three-piece puzzle and went up into the Pirate's Cove.
7. In the Pirate's Cove, he spins the wheel and climbs down into the Dungeon.
8. On the way down into the Dungeon, Brad sees the other half of his pendant and promptly grabs it.
9. With both halves of his pendant, Brad busts through the Stone Wall and into the Tomb of the Ancient Kings, where he finds the key in the coffin right away to open up the Swamp.
10. As he tries to make it through the Swamp, Brad was scared for a moment by the third Temple Guard and gave him both halves of his pendant.
11. He then opens up the Room of Harmonic Convergence, enters the room and promptly grabs the small pot-bellied pig statue as he sees it on the ladder.
12. With Amelia Earhart's lucky pot-bellied pig in hand, Brad makes his way back through the Wall Climb, into the Cave of Sighs and back out to Kirk and Annie!
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The Heart Room / Re: Scorecard Rating 2.0
« Last post by Legends Explorer Alec on November 15, 2021, 10:18:55 AM »
The Golden Torc of Freyja

:barracudas2:Blue Barracudas (Chris and Art): 88 points
10 for finishing the moat third
7 for the fifth question
6 for the sixth question
5 for the seventh question
20 for winning the first game
20 for winning the second game
20 for making it to the artifact's room
Should have noticed the torc, Chris.

:jaguars2:Red Jaguars (Emma and Chris): 53 points
30 for finishing the moat first
11 for the first question
8 for the fourth question
4 for the eighth question

:monkeys2:Green Monkeys (Shirley and Paul): 39 points
20 for finishing the moat second
10 for the second question
9 for the third question
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