Video game still You would think that any competition where there is a known prize and the location can be identified ahead of time would be easy, right? (Image: Shutterstock)

Help me out here. I have a “friend” who lives in this very peculiar village filled with practical jokers.This village has ongoing competitions, each with a significant, financially valuable prize that is given to whoever can simply find the prize and free it from its current possessor.

There’s a twist, though. A majority of the time, there isn’t actually a prize to be had. All the competitor has to do is ask if there is a legitimate prize waiting to be won and they will be given an honest answer. If there isn’t, then they can simply move on to the next competition.

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