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Posted on: Sun Mar 19, 2017 5:55 pm




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Post 3-18-17 difficult killer
I observed that 175 people solved the killer, 6 star puzzle on the 17'th, but only 103 people solved the 5 star puzzle on the 18'th. I can only blame myself for not solving the killer on the 18'th, but it did catch me quit unaware. Knowing that the difficult killer was on the 17'th, I did not allow enough time on the 18'th . About 2 hours into the puzzle I observed that my time was running short. When I eliminated the last variable for the 25 total cage in the upper right corner, I discovered that I made a mistake and did not have time to backtrack. Time to walk away.


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Posted on: Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:00 pm




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Post Re: 3-18-17 difficult killer
I know how you feel. I had a busy day yesterday and only finished the killer sudoku with about half an hour to spare. I then did the timed puzzles and ran out of time on the medium sudoku.


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Posted on: Tue Mar 21, 2017 2:38 am




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Post Re: 3-18-17 difficult killer
@ panther.
I am a person who tries their darndest to get every puzzle. This Friday was too busy for me.


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