YouTube star MrBeast, known for his attention-grabbing stunts.
shared a video in which he announced
a competition to solve the “hardest riddle the internet has ever seen”.
He said he spent 100 days and $250,000 developing the riddle that would take hopeful challengers “all across the internet”.
The video was confusing and chaotic, but that was the point.
Anything could be a clue, and anything could be a distraction.
MrBeast explained that there are
10 links in the description of the video, but only one actually works —.
that will get you to the first
step in solving the riddle.
There are 26 total steps.
As of July 31, just one day after the initial video was posted, someone had already solved the riddle.
MrBeast tweeted that he and his team were working to verify the results and will announce a winner soon