The First Image for the "Cicada 3301" Puzzle for 2017 was posted on Wed January 4th 2017 on 4chan.org/x/
''A Fludd approches.
Chart the stars.A Chord of would WARMS My I 3301''
Posted on 4chan Like always.
On black background with the usual cicada logo in background.
The image is a png so outguess did not apply
Outguess? Negative, .PNG
c:\Desktop>outguess -r 1483597325987.png test.txt Unknown data type of 1483597325987.png
No hidden Zip! Files
Steghide: not checked
Openpuff: not checked
Opening the image in Notepad of 7.png yield a url at the bottom with some cords.
The cord’s lead to the Mojave Phone Booth
Fludd, in references to Robert Fludd, a prominent English Paracelsian physician with both scientific and occult interests. He is remembered as an astrologer, mathematician, cosmologist, Qabbalistic and Rosicrucian apologist.
skull of miss Yagi.
The book with the cross
“ Utriusque cosmi majoris scilicet et minoris metaphysica, physica atque technica historia in duo volumina secundum cosmi differentiam divisa”
There is an Image in the background that contains the Cicada photo and 7 lines in a triangle.
And the Onion leaded to an image named 7111317192329.png.