Lilliputian Arrows by 99% Sneaky:
Normal sudoku rules apply. Digits along an arrow sum to the digit in the attached circle. Cages show their sums.
▶ ALL OUR APPS ◀
We think that, once you have solved hand-crafted sudoku puzzles, you will not be satisfied with machine-generated puzzles ever again! All our apps are full of handmade sudoku puzzles by ourselves and many of the best constructors in the world, tested and hinted by Simon and Mark! Links are ALL here: or search for Cracking the Cryptic and the app name on your favourite app provider: Classic, Killer, Chess, Miracle, Thermo, Arrow, Sandwich, Domino and GAS. (Coming soon: a Lines Sudoku pack!)
▶ Our main app ◀
Our main Cracking the Cryptic app features several puzzle packs, including GAS 1 and 2, Domino Sudoku, and coming soon a pack based on Line Sudoku! Also in that app: a free pack of puzzles by Prasanna Seshadri (one puzzle of each variant of our other apps), and a FREE pack of 23 puzzles in celebration of our reaching 500k subscribers.
▶ OUR PATREON PAGE – JOIN THE COMMUNITY, SUPPORT US AND TRY OUR PUZZLE HUNTS◀
The deadline to submit your answer to our August Patreon Reward sudoku hunt, “Tennis Anyone,” passed as of the 20th of the month. The content is still available (along with past Patreon Rewards and many other things), and there will be a brand new reward released on the first of September! Join us at the $2/month level or higher for the monthly reward, $3/month or higher to have access to solution videos. (Any member has access to a Patreon-only discord channel to discuss the puzzles and get help!)
▶Our merchandise: ◀
▶Miss the Kickstarter? You can still preorder our book here ◀
▶ SUDOKU PAD ◀ Input classic sudoku puzzles into our software. With 12 free puzzles:
Amazon: Search for “SudokuPad”
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▶ OUR VIDEO CATALOGUE – CATEGORISED WITH LINKS◀
▶SEND US PUZZLES TO SOLVE/CONTACT US◀
Snailmail: Mark Goodliffe, Box 102, 56 Gloucester Road, London SW7 4UB
Music: Tim McCaskey (Guitar) or Lucy Audrin (Piano): Mozart’s Sonata no 16; and Mark’s outro music by Riffclown.
SOFTWARE: Thanks to Sam Cappleman-Lynes and Sven Neumann
Logo: Melvyn Mainini
Opening Credits: Joel Blundell
Hi! We’re Simon Anthony and Mark Goodliffe, two of the UK’s most enthusiastic puzzle solvers. We have both represented the UK at the World Sudoku Championships and the World Puzzle Championships. We’re also “cryptic crossword” aficionados. Mark is the twelve-time winner of The Times championship and Simon is the former record holder for most consecutive correct solutions to The Listener crossword. We hope we can help your puzzle solving while also introducing you to some of the world’s best puzzles.
Thank you for watching!
Simon and Mark
▶ Contents ◀
0:00 Theme Music & News around the channel
2:58 Rules of today’s puzzle
3:30 Start Of Solve – Let’s Get Cracking!