The long awaited adaptation of Stephen King‘s The Dark Tower is still a few months away, but since today is the 19th of January, it’s time to play a little game. Within The Dark TowerÂ novel and several of King’s other stories, the number 19 has special significance that is likely to be exploredÂ in the film as well. But before the movie tackles that mystery, we’ve got three Dark Tower riddles that need to be solved…by you!First up, we’ve got a riddle of three images, including the partially concealed face of the Man in Black,Â Walter Padick, as played by Matthew McConaughey in the film. Taken together, what do these drawings mean? Next, we’ve got the Gunslinger himself,Â Roland Deschain ( Idris Elba) in two of the next four images that comprise our second riddle. And finally, the third riddle is a bit trickier. It’s six images, including a Â an eye, a gun, a target, a heart, a head, and a skull and crossbones that we’re just gonna call death. What do these riddles mean? Well, we’re leaving that to all of The Dark Tower fans on the various social networks…. including fans of our live show, Nerdist News Talks Back, who tried to solve them with us today.Â Check out our results below.The Dark Tower will be released in theaters on July 28.What do Â you think about The Dark Tower‘s newest riddles? Decode your thoughts in the comment section below!
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Here’s how The Dark Tower will differ from the books:
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