Gang Codes: The Sci-Fi Cipher
The next time the Empire sends you a code to decipher ... use the Force
The Sci-Fi Cipher doesn’t take us beyond an Outer Limit or to a Twilight Zone, but rather to “a long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away…” We will try to use the methods we learned on this planet and in this time, to examine this sample shown in (Illustration #1).
First I examined the document for symbol patterns like individual symbols, that would normally be the English letter “I” or “A” (if the writer is not using texting abbreviations) and double-symbols. I was able to identify the letter “I” and the words “IS” and “IN” and “GOOD” as shown in (Illustration #2).