Deathloop Yerhva riddle answers list

Defeat the Queen of Riddles with every Yerhva machine answer in Deathloop.

Deathloop throws many challenges your way, and not all can be solved with a well-placed bullet. The Yerhva riddle is one such test, asking you to learn various facts about Blackreef Island and the ongoing AEON program. Finding each details can prove extremely time-consuming, but we’ve rounded up the Deathloop Yerhva riddle answers below so you can swot up ahead of the test.

Deathloop Yerhva riddle answers list

Deathloop yerhva riddle answers list guide
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If you’re looking to take on the queen of riddles, you’ll need to visit Karl’s Bay in the morning. The Yerhva riddle room is right in front of the opening area that players will arrive in, so you merely need to cross the street and sneak inside. Dispatch the two Eternalists mulling around within and you’ll have the room to yourself. Interact with the Queen of Riddles machine to get started. You’ll be presented with ten questions in a random order, each asking you a detail about the island.

If you want to solve the Yerhva riddle properly, you’ll want to explore Karl’s Bay and other regions at various times of day to find leaflets about Blackreef which reveal information about the history of the island. You’ll also want to listen to conversations and recordings by each Visionary to learn their involvement. Want to jump straight to the Yerhva riddle answers? We’ve got them all below. 

N.B. - The order of your questions will vary, just find the matching question below each time.

Blackreef boasts a bountiful feast for the senses. Which transcendent work towers above the island’s myriad other artistic pursuits?

Answer: 7 - The nose, chin, and eyes of Charlie Montague.

Decades ago, warmongers toyed with the temporal tides eddying about Blackreef. Their sigil-marked temples stand still. What named their doomed enterprise?

Answer: 3 - Operation Horizon.

From what seed did Aeon spring?

Answer: 6 - The shared ambitions of Harriet Morse, Egor Serling, and Dr. Wenjie Evans.

The wriggling, writhing entities of the Loop have been harnessed to gift us with abilities beyond our biological potential. What birthed our trinkets and slabs?

Answer: 7 - Dr. Wenjie personally engineered each one.

Harriet Morse is the gatekeeper. A veil hangs across the threshold, what do we discover when it parts?

Answer: 4 - The Great Beyond.

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Karl’s Bay has worn many faces, most as lost to time as the mysterious Karl himself. What was its most recent incarnation prior to AEON’s arrival?

Answer: 3 - A military air base.

Sink your toes into the dark earth and let the vibrations of her voice course through your bones. From whence did this island derive her name?

Answer: 8 - Coastal coral formations.

AEON graces this island as kaleidoscopic jewels upon the neck of the world’s greatest beauty. What seeks the Program?

Answer: 3 - The advancement of human potentiality and enlightenment.

Before AEON’s arrival, Blackreef slept in frozen utero, awaiting new purpose. Who then made landfall, reawakening her from slumber?

Answer: 2 - Colt and Egor Sterling, on a voyage of discovery.

The Bay, the Rock, and labyrinthine Updaam wear AEON colors proudly, but that decor belies their history. From whence came the peculiar names that grace them?

Answer: 5 - They date back to a fishing colony.

Complete the full set of Yerhva answers and you’ll be rewarded with some extra lore for the game. We’ve not figured out if this fits into a larger thread or reveal in the game, so we’ll update with more information if we find anything. Until then, pat yourself on the back for learning so much about Blackreef with the Deathloop Yerhva riddle answers. For more tips and tricks, head to our hub page for the game. For a more tangibly rewarding pursuit, here's how to earn the Sepulchra Breteira sniper rifle which really packs a punch.

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