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Archive for August 27th, 2012

Independent 8071 by Radian

Posted by nmsindy on 27th August 2012


A very entertaining puzzle from Radian, where, I think before a clue was solved, everyone would have realized there was a theme with all the cross-references in clues.

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Guardian Quiptic 667 Arachne

Posted by scchua on 27th August 2012


An enjoyable Arachne, perhaps a shade more difficult than the usual Quiptic. Thanks Arachne – a great job at setting puzzles at both ends of the difficulty spectrum. Definitions are underlined in the clues.  Apologies for the later than usual posting (lunch appointment).  [[The pictures at the bottom of the blog have unidentified links to the puzzle.]]

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Guardian 25,725 / Brendan

Posted by Eileen on 27th August 2012


Something of a surprise – but I’m not complaining! – to see Brendan’s name again so soon, on an interesting puzzle with cleverly interlinking clues, which all fell out without too much difficulty and very satisfyingly. Many thanks, Brendan, for the entertainment, and a happy Bank Holiday to those who have one.

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