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Archive for June 25th, 2012

Independent 8017 by Quixote

Posted by nmsindy on 25th June 2012


Enjoyable puzzle from Quixote, which I found perhaps a tad more difficult that he usually is.    Solving time, 21 mins, and pleased to learn two completely new words getting them from the wordplay in both cases.

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Guardian Quiptic 658 / Nutmeg

Posted by Big Dave on 25th June 2012

Big Dave.

Nutmeg once again gives us a puzzle which is just right for the Quiptic genre. The usual variety of clues with nothing that should be beyond the newer solver.

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Guardian 25,671 – Rufus

Posted by Andrew on 25th June 2012


I found this hard than average for Rufus, mainly because the structure of many of the clues (which is usually completely straightforward) is very well hidden in a smooth surface reading. I have some minor quibbles about a couple of definitions.

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