THE RUIN OF SCOPAS

Three codes could be found in THE RUIN OF SCOPAS post on the Investigate Ingress blog.

[1] u4tgx8sp8o6z

[2] zzx3frbxzbxqx4uy6qv13l2zcxc

[3] !*)$!))$))!(@@!!&)$)*)!!*)*@)

Code #1

Observations

12 characters with the right amount of numbers for a valid passcode

Code #2

Observations

Long strings like that usually point to the same cipher

Code #3

Observations

All symbols, good hint on what to do but why is there 29 characters…