May 25, 2007

The most brain teasing game ever - Sudoku. Review of great online Sudoku game sites.

I am a die hard fan of Sudoku. In 2005, Sudoku stormed into the world and made millions of fans instantly. It is viral. Big addiction. I play sudoku for hours together. This is the definition of sudoku in Wikipedia:
"Sudoku is a logic-based number placement puzzle. The objective is to fill a 9x9 grid so that each column, each row, and each of the nine 3x3 boxes contains the digits from 1 to 9. The puzzle setter provides a partially completed grid."
Here is the sample puzzle:

Here is a sample solution marked in Red:

Here is the list of best sudoku game sites:

WebSudoku - The most popular sudoku site.

Online-Sudoku is cool free site for sudoku. It has a simple interface that makes it unique. It has thousands of sudoku games that rotate randomly.

Sudoku - Offers online and offline versions.

SudokuWeb - Offers Games in variety of levels. Shows % of completion.

DailySudoku - It has rich set of options. Good for advanced players. Not recommended for beginners.

MiniClip - Beautiful interface in Flash. Recommended.

SudokuFun - Interactive and Ranking system. Good site.

JigSawDoku - Another Flash based game. Kids love it.

How to solve sudoku? Here is a great resource by Sourendu Gupta.

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