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Moonlit bouzoukia comes to one of DC's most innovative indoor/outdoor rooftops as Ozio hosts DCGreeks.com's Pan-Hellenism Weekend 2014 Saturday Late Night Bouzoukia on 11/8/14 with music by Apollonia and sounds by DJ Manolis!  Tickets include exclusive access to 3 floors and heavy hors d'oeuvres. Click here for details!
Enjoy complimentary mezedakia catered by some of DC's finest Greek restaurants on the rooftop of AHEPA National Headquarters overlooking the heart of Dupont Circle at MezeMania -- The Saturday Afternoon Happy Hour on 11/8/14 at 4:00 PM, part of Pan-Hellenism Weekend 2014. Click here for details!
Join DJs Chilly n Dio and hundreds of Greeks from over two dozen states on Friday 11/6/14 at 10:30 PM at spacious LOOK Lounge on K St, for a night of Greek club anthems and danceable music from around the Greek world, part of Pan-Hellenism Weekend 2014! Click here for details!
DCGreeks.com, in association with local and national Hellenic organizations, invites Greek-American young adults from across the country to our Nation's Capital from November 6-9, 2014 for Pan-Hellenism Weekend 2014, featuring two Happy Hours, two Greek Nights, and Saturday Late Night Bouzoukia.  Click here for details!
What's New @ DCGreeks.com
10/23
PHW 2014 Update:  We have a few rooms remaining at the Mayflower Renaissance Hotel -- walking distance from our Friday and Saturday venues -- for $139/night while supplies last! Email TheGuys@DCGreeks.com directly to reserve!
10/18
10/13
PHW 2014 Update: Only coming to one or two events? Need to purchase a bunch of tickets for your parea? The Pan-Hellenism Weekend Quick Ticket Purchase Form is now available for single or bulk Individual Ticket Purchases. For those coming to Friday AND Saturday events (or to all the weekend's events) our Pan-Hellenism Weekend Registration Form still provides the best discounts for Package purchases! Discounts end on 11/4/14, so get your tickets/packages today!
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10/10Third Thursday at GRK Photos (9/18/2014)
10/10Kellari Taverna's Greek Night Photos (9/5/2014)
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Pan-Hellenism Weekend 2014 concludes on Sunday 11/8/14 at 10 PM (perfect start time for those working the next day) with the Farewell Greek Night at Ultrabar featuring DJs Chilly n Dio. Dance the night away and help say goodbye to the scores of Greeks staying through Monday! Click here for details!

Welcome to

THE SPHINX'S REVENGE

The Sphinx's Revenge is a word game similar to Pictionary, Win, Lose, or Draw, or Classic Concentration.
Every week you will be presented with 3 puzzles.  For each puzzle, your task is to figure out what
GREEK word is being depicted by combining the sounds made by the ENGLISH words depicted in the puzzle.  The answer to the puzzle, though, will require you to take that GREEK word and translate it into ENGLISH.
To help you in your task, we provide up to three hints per puzzle, with each hint reducing the total possible points you can receive for a correct guess. For example:



SKI + LOW = "SKEELO". The English word for SKYLO is DOG, and that's what you put in the answer box-- DOG.

Scoring:  Each puzzle is worth 100 points.  There is no penalty for guessing, however, points will be deducted for each hint that you ask to be revealed.

Number of Hints Displayed Total Possible Points Remaining
1 90
70
3 40

  Each game consists of 3 puzzles, for a total possible score of 300 points.

You can save the game at any time and come back to the puzzle at later time.  If you've exhausted your hints and are totally stumped, you can give up, have the answer revealed, and move on to the next puzzle.

After the game is over, you will have a chance not only to see how you did, but to compare your scores against other players. 
A new edition of The Sphinx's Revenge will come out  every week, so be sure to check back for new editions.
Scores will be cumulative, so don't worry if you have a bad week -- there will be plenty of time to make up for it.

*To play The Sphinx's Revenge, you must be a registered member of DCGreeks.com, so the game can track your score from week to week.   

New Games Released Weekly!
You can play this week's game as well as past editions.
All scores count for the Leaderboard standings!

The Sphinx's Revenge will be on hiatus after Episode #20 so we can bring back new episodes of THE GREEKEST LINK!

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