On the Subject of Simon States

I'm not sure this even qualifies as Simon Says...

  • One or more colours will flash per stage.
  • Each stage will also show the colours of previous stages.
  • The current sequence will repeat after a short delay.
  • When the sequence repeats, your input is not reset.
  • If you press an incorrect button, your input is reset.
  • Using the table on the next page, press the correct colour for each stage to advance.
  • When a rule asks for colour priorities, use the table below to determine the correct colour.
PriorityTop-Left Button Colour
RedYellowGreenBlue
HighestRedBlueGreenYellow
HighBlueYellowRedGreen
LowGreenRedYellowBlue
LowestYellowGreenBlueRed
Stage 1
  • If one colour flashed, press that colour.
  • Otherwise, if two colours flashed and one was blue, press the highest priority colour that flashed.
  • Otherwise, if two colours flashed, press blue.
  • Otherwise, if three colours flashed including red, press the lowest priority colour that flashed.
  • Otherwise, if three colours flashed, press red.
  • Otherwise, press the second highest priority colour.
Stage 2
  • If only red and blue flashed, press the highest priority colour that didn't flash.
  • Otherwise, if two colours flashed, press the lowest priority colour that didn't flash.
  • Otherwise, if one colour flashed and it was not blue, press blue.
  • Otherwise, if one colour flashed, press yellow.
  • Otherwise, if all colours flashed, press the same colour as Stage 1.
  • Otherwise, press the colour that didn't flash.
Stage 3
  • If three colours flashed and at least one was pressed in a previous stage, press the highest priority colour that flashed and hasn't been pressed.
  • Otherwise, if three colours flashed, press the highest priority colour that flashed.
  • Otherwise, if two colours flashed and both have been pressed, press the lowest priority colour that didn't flash.
  • Otherwise, if two colours flashed, press the same colour as Stage 1.
  • Otherwise, if one colour flashed, press that colour.
  • Otherwise, press the second lowest priority colour.
Stage 4
  • If three distinct colours have been pressed, press the fourth colour.
  • Otherwise, if three colours flashed and exactly one hasn't been pressed, press that colour.
  • Otherwise, if at least three colours flashed, press the lowest priority colour.
  • Otherwise, if one colour flashed, press that colour.
  • Otherwise, press green.