Easy Aqre puzzle.

Rules of Aqre

Shade one orthogonally connected group of cells so that all 1x4 / 4x1 rectangles of cells are partially shaded. Clues count the shaded cells in the containing region.

EDIT: FIXED Thanks to IHNN for reporting

Aqre 1 


 This is a Thermo, X-Sums, Little killer sudoku.

On Oct 28, 1940 the Italian ultimatum was declined (" Όχι "), and Greece entered WWII. It is now a national holiday.


Horrors of Hiroimono

Rules of Goishi

Start by picking up any stone. Continue by picking up one of the closest on any of the four cardinal directions to the most recent picked spot, and repeat until no stones are left. Consecutive picks can't be on opposite directions. If a stone is numbered with N, then it is the Nth stone picked.

 The addition of indexes makes this the GP, not the standard formulation. The automated solver won't impose the restriction.

Break fruit

A hitori and a masyu scribbled during work lulls:
Hitori 6
Masyu 12


Stostone rules. Difficulty varies, not to order.


Rules of Heyawake.

Moar Minarism


Minarism: Put a number between 1 and the square's dimension in every cell. Numbers do not repeat in rows nor columns. Some pairs of adjoining cells are compared with inequality signs. For some pairs, their difference is circled between them.

Difficulty: Vanilla



Fill all questionmarks and some empty cells with numbers, such that all numbers are orthogonally connected into one shape. Same numbers do not share cell sides. A number sums the empty cells in its row and column directly visible from its position without going over another number.

Troll entry

Rules of Nurikabe. Difficulty: trolling, obviously.


Rules of Yajilin. There's a flood of average Yajilin on the internet, let's contribute. Slightly above easy.