Pixels Camp

Quizshow Challenges

Hall of Fame (2017)

In 2017, the second Pixels Camp edition triggered a quizmaster regeneration, with past contestant Carlos Rodrigues taking over from Carlos Morgado — matching first names ensured continuity, but they deny it was anything but a coincidence.

The Qualifiers

The following table shows all 49 participants that proved their worth by submitting an accepted answer to any of the four qualifying challenges:

RankParticipantScore
1luisfcorreia3250
2fribmendes3200
3naps623050
4adbjesus2450
5pfac1843
6jcazevedo1720
7mgontav1650
8Budgerous1649
9jmotp1640
10rfgamaral1600
11mjamado1500
12killmaster1493
13RoseCG1391
14antoniolopes1300
15jlbribeiro1176
16joaopr1088
17reaperfromhell895
18cucamacuca874
19rubikoO844
20tiago773
21JD557735
22franciscols688
23queimadus675
24NikiB642
25ferreiratiago536
26phoenity447
27jcfs350
28madril300
29jpbarraca283
30VascoLopes250
31mariampissarra200
32smpb183
33JosePedroDias179
34bmartins178
35h3mag167
36ruiinfante150
37orangelash100
38fopina98
39rogeriopvl89
40tofran88
41tiagoc87
42netalvesj86
43nosuchuser84
44mluis82
45isacosta81
46nmjesus80
47cdeath79
48npestana77
49malcata75

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If you're curious about the awesomeness of these people, check this blog post for a walkthrough of the qualifier challenges and their solutions. The challenges were:

  1. Tick, Tock (image gauntlet)
  2. No Wires (javascript golf)
  3. Zoom, Enhance! (treasure hunt)
  4. Decoder Ring (image/crypto gauntlet)

Quiz Results

On the second evening of Pixels Camp, sixteen teams of quizzers went on stage for a stream of geeky questions. In the end, Luis Correia and Basilio Vieira won the trophy, while José Ribeiro and Rafael Jegundo came a (very) close second.

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The Quizmaster, 2017