Chipped Diamond

Average Masyu, although clue density may scatter focus.

Χριστουγεννιάτικο Κουίζ

A Holiday season quiz, in Greek. Answers and a more strategic way to administer it , one which encourages some answer sharing follow on pages 3 and 4.

Easy Fences

Start is slightly unusual in an otherwise easy Slitherlink.

Hail Mary

Instructions (PDF, 7.1, page 28).
Puzzle (A3-sized PDF).
 This Snake Pit problem was created for purposes of Greek team prep for the WPC.


Consecutive Kakuro of at least average difficulty. Rules and more.
Consecutive Kakuro


Masyu. Medium difficulty.
Masyu 10


Paint some empty cells black. No square of side 2 is entirely black. No black area is rectangular. All white areas are rectangular. All white areas are diagonally adjacent. A white area may contain up to one number, and that number must be its area.

The following puzzle is intended to be instructive, so not terribly hard.



It's been a while. Cut the shape along the lines into eight different pieces of equal area. Pieces which can be rotated and/or mirrored to match are not considered different.
8-piece jigsaw

Decidedly Average Haido

EDIT: puzzle is broken
What can I say? I got inspired, though I don't think the type has much to offer. Rules.
Haido the Oneth

Introductory Reflect Link

Introductory in the sense that it's very easy, not in the sense that it's this blog's first puzzle of the kind. What fun would doing things in order be?

Draw a single loop through some cells of the grid. All places where the loop crosses over itself are given, and the loop goes straight at all such intersections. Some loop corners are marked. On some of these marks the number of cells occupied by the corner is given.

An introductory Reflect Link

Yes, that's another pattern breaking kludge.