Sudoku Problems 2015-12-28

Sudoku Problems 2015-12-28

 

Diamond L(2,4) D(24,14,2,2,1,0) V Difficult Here the shapes are pushed over to become diamonds. This wraps side to side but not top to bottom.

Diamond L(2,4) D(24,14,2,2,1,0)
V Difficult
Here the shapes are pushed over to become diamonds. This wraps side to side but not top to bottom.

Jigsaw L(2,4) D(25,13,1,1,1,0) V Difficult As regular 9 by 9 but the normal 3X3 boxes are irregular shapes

Jigsaw L(2,4) D(25,13,1,1,1,0)
V Difficult
As regular 9 by 9 but the normal 3X3 boxes are irregular shapes

Sudoku 9X9 L(1,1) D(27,7,0,0,0,0) Easy This is the standard geometry that is usually seen. Characters must not repeat in rows or columns or in any of the 3 by 3 boxes that are outlined.

Sudoku 9X9 L(1,1) D(27,7,0,0,0,0)
Easy
This is the standard geometry that is usually seen. Characters must not repeat in rows or columns or in any of the 3 by 3 boxes that are outlined.

Toroid H L(3,4) D(19,20,2,2,2,0) V Difficult The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by horizontal stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus). Use of the "diabolical" character set makes this problem even harder.

Toroid H L(3,4) D(19,20,2,2,2,0)
V Difficult
The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by horizontal stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus).
Use of the “diabolical” character set makes this problem even harder.

Tred 04 L(2,1) D(38,4,0,0,0,0) Moderate Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 04 with 10 faces, 6 rows and 12 columns

Tred 04 L(2,1) D(38,4,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 04 with 10 faces, 6 rows and 12 columns

Sudoku Problems 2015-12-21

Sudoku Problems 2015-12-21

 

Film L(2,3) D(25,13,2,2,0,0) Difficult Similar to the regular 9 by 9 Sudoku but the squares have lumps in the top and bottom. The problem wraps top to bottom but not side to side so the overall geometry is a cylinder.

Film L(2,3) D(25,13,2,2,0,0)
Difficult
Similar to the regular 9 by 9 Sudoku but the squares have lumps in the top and bottom. The problem wraps top to bottom but not side to side so the overall geometry is a cylinder.

Samurai L(2,2) D(111,28,2,0,0,0) Moderate Effectively 5 intersecting 9 by 9 Sudoku problems which must all be solved at the same time. Usually not particularly difficult problems but time consuming

Samurai L(2,2) D(111,28,2,0,0,0)
Moderate
Effectively 5 intersecting 9 by 9 Sudoku problems which must all be solved at the same time. Usually not particularly difficult problems but time consuming

Sudoku 9X9X L(1,1) D(25,6,0,0,0,0) Easy As regular 9 by 9 but must also have unique characters in each diagonal, highlighted.

Sudoku 9X9X L(1,1) D(25,6,0,0,0,0)
Easy
As regular 9 by 9 but must also have unique characters in each diagonal, highlighted.

Toroid V L(2,1) D(20,12,0,0,0,0) Moderate The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by vertical stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus).

Toroid V L(2,1) D(20,12,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by vertical stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus).

Tred 03 L(2,1) D(27,8,0,0,0,0) Moderate Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 03 with 7 faces, 6 rows and 6 columns

Tred 03 L(2,1) D(27,8,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 03 with 7 faces, 6 rows and 6 columns

Sudoku Problems 2015-12-14

Sudoku Problems 2015-12-14

 

Film L(2,1) D(25,7,0,0,0,0) Moderate Similar to the regular 9 by 9 Sudoku but the squares have lumps in the top and bottom. The problem wraps top to bottom but not side to side so the overall geometry is a cylinder.

Film L(2,1) D(25,7,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
Similar to the regular 9 by 9 Sudoku but the squares have lumps in the top and bottom. The problem wraps top to bottom but not side to side so the overall geometry is a cylinder.

People L(2,1) D(22,12,0,0,0,0) Moderate The shapes have "lumps" on each side to become quite irregular. They look to me like little people. This problem wraps top to bottom and side to side so the overall geometry is like a doughnut (torus).

People L(2,1) D(22,12,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
The shapes have “lumps” on each side to become quite irregular. They look to me like little people. This problem wraps top to bottom and side to side so the overall geometry is like a doughnut (torus).

Sudoku 9X9 L(1,1) D(28,5,0,0,0,0) Easy This is the standard geometry that is usually seen. Characters must not repeat in rows or columns or in any of the 3 by 3 boxes that are outlined.

Sudoku 9X9 L(1,1) D(28,5,0,0,0,0)
Easy
This is the standard geometry that is usually seen. Characters must not repeat in rows or columns or in any of the 3 by 3 boxes that are outlined.

Toroid H L(2,4) D(19,13,1,1,1,0) V Difficult The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by horizontal stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus).

Toroid H L(2,4) D(19,13,1,1,1,0)
V Difficult
The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by horizontal stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus).

Tred 02 L(2,1) D(29,5,0,0,0,0) Moderate Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 02 with 8 faces, 6 rows and 9 columns

Tred 02 L(2,1) D(29,5,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 02 with 8 faces, 6 rows and 9 columns

Sudoku Problems 2015-12-07

Sudoku Problems 2015-12-07

 

Diamond L(2,1) D(25,9,0,0,0,0) Moderate Here the shapes are pushed over to become diamonds. This wraps side to side but not top to bottom.

Diamond L(2,1) D(25,9,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
Here the shapes are pushed over to become diamonds. This wraps side to side but not top to bottom.

Jigsaw L(2,4) D(22,13,1,1,1,0) V Difficult As regular 9 by 9 but the normal 3X3 boxes are irregular shapes

Jigsaw L(2,4) D(22,13,1,1,1,0)
V Difficult
As regular 9 by 9 but the normal 3X3 boxes are irregular shapes

Sudoku 9X9X L(1,1) D(26,6,0,0,0,0) Easy As regular 9 by 9 but must also have unique characters in each diagonal, highlighted.

Sudoku 9X9X L(1,1) D(26,6,0,0,0,0)
Easy
As regular 9 by 9 but must also have unique characters in each diagonal, highlighted.

Toroid V L(2,1) D(18,19,0,0,0,0) Moderate The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by vertical stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus).

Toroid V L(2,1) D(18,19,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by vertical stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus).

Tred 01 L(2,1) D(28,7,0,0,0,0) Moderate Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 01 with 7 faces, 6 rows and 6 columns

Tred 01 L(2,1) D(28,7,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 01 with 7 faces, 6 rows and 6 columns

Sudoku Problems 2015-11-30

Sudoku Problems 2015-11-30

 

Tred 02 L(2,1) D(28,8,0,0,0,0) Moderate Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 02 with 8 faces, 6 rows and 9 columns

Tred 02 L(2,1) D(28,8,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 02 with 8 faces, 6 rows and 9 columns

Diamond L(2,1) D(26,9,0,0,0,0) Moderate Here the shapes are pushed over to become diamonds. This wraps side to side but not top to bottom.

Diamond L(2,1) D(26,9,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
Here the shapes are pushed over to become diamonds. This wraps side to side but not top to bottom.

Samurai L(2,1) D(115,13,0,0,0,0) Moderate Effectively 5 intersecting 9 by 9 Sudoku problems which must all be solved at the same time. Usually not particularly difficult problems but time consuming

Samurai L(2,1) D(115,13,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
Effectively 5 intersecting 9 by 9 Sudoku problems which must all be solved at the same time. Usually not particularly difficult problems but time consuming

Sudoku 9X9 L(1,1) D(27,6,0,0,0,0) Easy This is the standard geometry that is usually seen. Characters must not repeat in rows or columns or in any of the 3 by 3 boxes that are outlined.

Sudoku 9X9 L(1,1) D(27,6,0,0,0,0)
Easy
This is the standard geometry that is usually seen. Characters must not repeat in rows or columns or in any of the 3 by 3 boxes that are outlined.

Toroid H L(2,4) D(18,25,6,5,2,0) V Difficult The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by horizontal stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus).

Toroid H L(2,4) D(18,25,6,5,2,0)
V Difficult
The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by horizontal stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus).

Sudoku Problems 2015-11-23

Sudoku Problems 2015-11-23

 

Film L(2,1) D(25,7,0,0,0,0) Moderate Similar to the regular 9 by 9 Sudoku but the squares have lumps in the top and bottom. The problem wraps top to bottom but not side to side so the overall geometry is a cylinder.

Film L(2,1) D(25,7,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
Similar to the regular 9 by 9 Sudoku but the squares have lumps in the top and bottom. The problem wraps top to bottom but not side to side so the overall geometry is a cylinder.

People L(2,1) D(21,10,0,0,0,0) Moderate The shapes have "lumps" on each side to become quite irregular. They look to me like little people. This problem wraps top to bottom and side to side so the overall geometry is like a doughnut (torus).

People L(2,1) D(21,10,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
The shapes have “lumps” on each side to become quite irregular. They look to me like little people. This problem wraps top to bottom and side to side so the overall geometry is like a doughnut (torus).

Sudoku 9X9X L(1,1) D(22,12,0,0,0,0) Easy As regular 9 by 9 but must also have unique characters in each diagonal, highlighted.

Sudoku 9X9X L(1,1) D(22,12,0,0,0,0)
Easy
As regular 9 by 9 but must also have unique characters in each diagonal, highlighted.

Toroid V L(2,1) D(20,13,0,0,0,0) Moderate The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by vertical stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus).

Toroid V L(2,1) D(20,13,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by vertical stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus).

Tred 04 L(2,1) D(38,5,0,0,0,0) Moderate Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 04 with 10 faces, 6 rows and 12 columns

Tred 04 L(2,1) D(38,5,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 04 with 10 faces, 6 rows and 12 columns

Sudoku Problems 2015-11-16

Sudoku Problems 2015-11-16

 

Film L(2,4) D(21,19,2,2,1,0) V Difficult Similar to the regular 9 by 9 Sudoku but the squares have lumps in the top and bottom. The problem wraps top to bottom but not side to side so the overall geometry is a cylinder.

Film L(2,4) D(21,19,2,2,1,0)
V Difficult
Similar to the regular 9 by 9 Sudoku but the squares have lumps in the top and bottom. The problem wraps top to bottom but not side to side so the overall geometry is a cylinder.

Jigsaw L(2,4) D(20,10,2,1,1,0) V Difficult As regular 9 by 9 but the normal 3X3 boxes are irregular shapes

Jigsaw L(2,4) D(20,10,2,1,1,0)
V Difficult
As regular 9 by 9 but the normal 3X3 boxes are irregular shapes

Sudoku 9X9 L(1,1) D(26,5,0,0,0,0) Easy This is the standard geometry that is usually seen. Characters must not repeat in rows or columns or in any of the 3 by 3 boxes that are outlined.

Sudoku 9X9 L(1,1) D(26,5,0,0,0,0)
Easy
This is the standard geometry that is usually seen. Characters must not repeat in rows or columns or in any of the 3 by 3 boxes that are outlined.

Toroid H L(2,4) D(18,19,3,2,1,0) V Difficult The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by horizontal stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus).

Toroid H L(2,4) D(18,19,3,2,1,0)
V Difficult
The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by horizontal stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus).

Tred 03 L(2,1) D(27,5,0,0,0,0) Moderate Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 03 with 7 faces, 6 rows and 6 columns

Tred 03 L(2,1) D(27,5,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 03 with 7 faces, 6 rows and 6 columns

Sudoku Problems 2015-11-09

Sudoku Problems 2015-11-09

 

Diamond L(2,1) D(22,13,0,0,0,0) Moderate Here the shapes are pushed over to become diamonds. This wraps side to side but not top to bottom.

Diamond L(2,1) D(22,13,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
Here the shapes are pushed over to become diamonds. This wraps side to side but not top to bottom.

Samurai L(2,1) D(118,17,0,0,0,0) Moderate Effectively 5 intersecting 9 by 9 Sudoku problems which must all be solved at the same time. Usually not particularly difficult problems but time consuming

Samurai L(2,1) D(118,17,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
Effectively 5 intersecting 9 by 9 Sudoku problems which must all be solved at the same time. Usually not particularly difficult problems but time consuming

Sudoku 9X9X L(1,1) D(22,9,0,0,0,0) Easy As regular 9 by 9 but must also have unique characters in each diagonal, highlighted.

Sudoku 9X9X L(1,1) D(22,9,0,0,0,0)
Easy
As regular 9 by 9 but must also have unique characters in each diagonal, highlighted.

Toroid V L(2,1) D(20,10,0,0,0,0) Moderate The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by vertical stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus).

Toroid V L(2,1) D(20,10,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by vertical stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus).

Tred 02 L(2,1) D(29,5,0,0,0,0) Moderate Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 02 with 8 faces, 6 rows and 9 columns

Tred 02 L(2,1) D(29,5,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 02 with 8 faces, 6 rows and 9 columns

Sudoku Problems 2015-11-02

Sudoku Problems 2015-11-02

 

Tred 01 L(2,1) D(27,5,0,0,0,0) Moderate Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 01 with 7 faces, 6 rows and 6 columns

Tred 01 L(2,1) D(27,5,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 01 with 7 faces, 6 rows and 6 columns

Toroid H L(2,4) D(18,26,5,4,1,0) V Difficult The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by horizontal stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus).

Toroid H L(2,4) D(18,26,5,4,1,0)
V Difficult
The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by horizontal stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus).

Sudoku 9X9 L(1,1) D(26,16,0,0,0,0) Easy This is the standard geometry that is usually seen. Characters must not repeat in rows or columns or in any of the 3 by 3 boxes that are outlined.

Sudoku 9X9 L(1,1) D(26,16,0,0,0,0)
Easy
This is the standard geometry that is usually seen. Characters must not repeat in rows or columns or in any of the 3 by 3 boxes that are outlined.

People L(2,4) D(20,12,1,1,1,0) V Difficult The shapes have "lumps" on each side to become quite irregular. They look to me like little people. This problem wraps top to bottom and side to side so the overall geometry is like a doughnut (torus).

People L(2,4) D(20,12,1,1,1,0)
V Difficult
The shapes have “lumps” on each side to become quite irregular. They look to me like little people. This problem wraps top to bottom and side to side so the overall geometry is like a doughnut (torus).

Diamond L(2,2) D(22,15,2,0,0,0) Moderate Here the shapes are pushed over to become diamonds. This wraps side to side but not top to bottom.

Diamond L(2,2) D(22,15,2,0,0,0)
Moderate
Here the shapes are pushed over to become diamonds. This wraps side to side but not top to bottom.

Sudoku Problems 2015-10-26

Sudoku Problems 2015-10-26

 

 Film L(2,4) D(20,21,4,3,2,0) V Difficult Similar to the regular 9 by 9 Sudoku but the squares have lumps in the top and bottom. The problem wraps top to bottom but not side to side so the overall geometry is a cylinder.


Film L(2,4) D(20,21,4,3,2,0)
V Difficult
Similar to the regular 9 by 9 Sudoku but the squares have lumps in the top and bottom. The problem wraps top to bottom but not side to side so the overall geometry is a cylinder.

Jigsaw L(2,1) D(24,11,0,0,0,0) Moderate As regular 9 by 9 but the normal 3X3 boxes are irregular shapes

Jigsaw L(2,1) D(24,11,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
As regular 9 by 9 but the normal 3X3 boxes are irregular shapes

Sudoku 9X9X L(1,1) D(21,11,0,0,0,0) Easy As regular 9 by 9 but must also have unique characters in each diagonal, highlighted.

Sudoku 9X9X L(1,1) D(21,11,0,0,0,0)
Easy
As regular 9 by 9 but must also have unique characters in each diagonal, highlighted.

Toroid V L(2,1) D(18,15,0,0,0,0) Moderate The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by vertical stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus).

Toroid V L(2,1) D(18,15,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
The normal 3X3 boxes are replaced by vertical stripes (helices) which wrap around the problem. These stripes join the left side to the right side and the top to the bottom so that the overall geometry is a doughnut (torus).

Tred 04 L(2,1) D(37,6,0,0,0,0) Moderate Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 04 with 10 faces, 6 rows and 12 columns

Tred 04 L(2,1) D(37,6,0,0,0,0)
Moderate
Tredoku 3 dimensional problem 04 with 10 faces, 6 rows and 12 columns