Objective 1: Orientation Challenge

This objective is found in the main entrance hall - top right
Difficulty Rating: 1/5

What phrase is revealed when you answer all of the questions at the KringleCon Holiday Hack History kiosk inside the castle?

For hints on achieving this objective, please visit Bushy Evergreen and help him with the Essential Editor Skills Cranberry Pi terminal challenge.
Bushy Evergreen is found on Ground floor in the main entrance hall - bottom right

Hints given:

The objective can be accessed directly via this link:

Answer all questions correctly to get the secret phrase!

Question 1: In 2015, the Dosis siblings asked for help understanding what piece of their "Gnome in Your Home" toy?

  • Firmware
  • Clothing
  • Wireless adapter
  • Flux capacitor
    Refer: https://www.holidayhackchallenge.com/2015/

Question 2: In 2015, the Dosis siblings disassembled the conspiracy dreamt up by which corporation?

  • Elgnirk
  • GIYH
  • Savvy, Inc.
    Refer: https://www.holidayhackchallenge.com/2015/

Question 3: In 2016, participants were sent off on a problem-solving quest based on what artifact that Santa left?

  • Tom-tom drums
  • DNA on a mug of milk
  • Cookie crumbs
  • Business card
    Refer: https://www.holidayhackchallenge.com/2016/

Question 4: In 2016, Linux terminals at the North Pole could be accessed with what kind of computer?

  • Snozberry Pi
  • Blueberry Pi
  • Cranberry Pi
  • Elderberry Pi
    Refer: https://www.holidayhackchallenge.com/2016/

Question 5: In 2017, the North Pole was being bombarded by giant objects. What were they?

  • TCP packets
  • Snowballs
  • Misfit toys
  • Candy canes
    Refer: https://www.holidayhackchallenge.com/2017/

Question 6: In 2017, Sam the snowman needed help reassembling pages torn from what?

  • The Bash man page
  • Scrooge's payroll ledger
  • System swap space
  • The Great Book
    Refer: https://www.holidayhackchallenge.com/2017/

After answering all questions, the secret phrase is revealed:
Happy Trails