Author Archives: djape

4 books available for pre-order

Here is a novelty: 4 of my books are now available for PRE-ORDER. Important: The price on these books is discounted by about $2 or so. When they get published, which is in about a week’s time, the price will go back to normal. In order of their publishing dates, the books in question are: […]
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Griddlers solving – advanced techniques (Bordering)

A while ago I posted an explanation of an advanced Griddlers/Picross/Nonograms/Hanjie solving technique called Bordering. Here is another example of the bordering technique applied in a different way. Consider this partial nonogram in which only the top few rows are shown. Focus on the first three rows and the “7” clues in them. Where can […]
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1000 Kakuro puzzles in one book

Things are getting veeery busy… and then some! Two announcements: I sent out a newsletter yesterday in which I informed you that from now on, my books will be available for pre-order. More about that in a second, but first, let me tell you that another collection of 1000 Kakuro or Cross Sums or Number […]
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Killer Sudoku Samurai book

After 9 volumes of books under the title “Killer Samurai Sudoku”, I decided to start a new series with the same kind of puzzles and an almost identical name. This series will be called “Killer Sudoku Samurai”. The difference is that this series WILL BE CHEAPER and it will contain fewer puzzles. 65 Killer samurai […]
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1000 Jigsaw Sudoku puzzles

A new collection of 1000 irregular, squiggly, twisted, jigsaw sudoku puzzles has been released. This is volume 2 in the series. IMPORTANT: The book is right now discounted and it’s just $21.99 for 1000 puzzles! For a very limited time you are getting a $3 discount, so now is the time to get it! First […]
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600 picross hanjie griddlers nonograms in one book!

Here we go folks! You can expect a ton of posts in the next couple of weeks with announcements for new puzzle books I’ve released. First up, something that I hinted in my previous post: The Massive Book of Picross Hanjie Griddlers Nonograms with more than 600 picture puzzles has been published! Tweet This is […]
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How To Solve Picross (advanced)

It’s strange that I have never posted any solving techniques for Picross-Hanjie-Griddlers-Nonograms puzzles. I’ve explained some of them in my picross books, but never here on the website. So, that’s about to change and I’m immediately starting with an advanced solving technique, which I call “bordering“. Consider this example (it’s a part of a griddlers […]
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