WPC 2017/Round 5

The namesake of this round is Hexed & Remixed by Denis Auroux (France), held in October 2013.[1]

Duration: 40 minutes. Total point value: 400 points. Round winner: Ken Endo (Japan), 440 points.


Round note: This round contains 8 puzzles across 8 different types. This round provides a contrast to the traditional square grids.

Puzzle 7.

Puzzles used increasingly unusual grid geometry. Pictured right is an actual puzzle used in this round. (Taken from WPF Newsletter 23)

1. Polyominoes (Shape Minesweeper) by Rohan Rao, 65 points
2. Dissection (Shape Division) by Rohan Rao, 20 points
3. Different Neighbours by Deb Mohanty, 45 points
4. Simple Kompass by Rohan Rao, 40 points
5. Hidato by Deb Mohanty, 30 points
6. Adjacency Loop by Prasanna Seshadri, 50 points
7. Slitherlink by Prasanna Seshadri, 85 points
8. Doubled Japanese Sums (Japanese Sums) by Prasanna Seshadri, 65 points