The skin problem was pretty easy if you ask me, don’t know why people complain.
It isn’t about it being difficult.It’s about the logic not making sense.
As in, it’s absurdist? Sure. That’s Monkey Island.
As in, it makes no sense from a puzzle solver standpoint? I disagree: we know we have an area that requires certain names as inputs as a puzzle component, and we have a source of names. So it’s just putting 2 and 2 together.
And where’s the logic in that being the source of the names?
Familiarity with point and click adventure games? Duh.
That’s like arguing against the cartoon physics of the Sam and Max series.
They should’ve excluded point-and-click adventures (is that what they’re called? I forget). Those games tend to have some pretty nonsensical puzzles just by default. Most are pretty nonsensical in other ways, too (like story, characters, locations, etc). Deponia, for example….