On the Subject of Simplifying Simon States

Who is this mysterious man Simon, and what exactly is he stating?

Note: For use by those familiar with the original manual. Contact Nanthelas on Discord with any corrections.

Red Red Blue Green Yellow
Yellow Blue Yellow Red Green
Green Green Red Yellow Blue
Blue Yellow Green Blue Red

Stage Flashing Instructions
1 1 Press flashing color
2
  • If Blue, press highest priority that flashed
  • Else, press Blue
3
  • If Red, press lowest priority that flashed
  • Else, press Red
4 Press 2nd highest priority
2 1
  • If Blue, press Yellow
  • Else, press Blue
2
  • If Red and Blue, press highest of Green/Yellow
  • Else, press lowest priority that didn't flash
3 Press color that didn't flash
4 Press same as Stage 1
3 1 Press flashing color
2
  • If both pressed, press lowest priority of other two
  • Else, press same as Stage 1
3 Press highest priority that flashed AND hasn't been pressed
4 Press 3rd highest priority
4 ANY If 3 distinct have been pressed, press the remaining color
1 Press flashing color
2 Press Green
3
  • If exactly one flashing hasn't been pressed, press it
  • Else, press lowest priority
4 Press lowest priority