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Archive for November 17th, 2012

Guardian Prize 25,790 / Enigmatist

Posted by Eileen on 17th November 2012


I’ve been looking forward for a long time to an Enigmatist puzzle, especially in the Prize slot – but I’m not sure I would have chosen to open my paper to find one on my blogging day, as I was preparing to leave for the latest Sloggers and Betters Derby meet. I like to solve and blog a puzzle, as far as possible, all in one go and, as I think many of you will agree, one can’t bank on even solving an Enigmatist puzzle at one sitting, so I didn’t even look at it before leaving home and, as my train journey was only twenty minutes, it wasn’t worth taking it with me.

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Independent 8136 by Tyrus (Saturday Prize Puzzle 10 November 2012)

Posted by mc_rapper67 on 17th November 2012


It took me a while to get through the layers (strata?) of this puzzle, not helped by a school-boy error on 6D and a couple of holes in my 1970s TV-watching CV…

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Enigmatic Variations No.1043 – Dark by Chalicea

Posted by Mister Sting on 17th November 2012

Mister Sting.

An ominous title to this EV. Will Chalicea leave me in the Dark?

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