# Questions tagged [jigsaw-puzzle]

A jigsaw puzzle is a tiling puzzle that requires the assembly of (often oddly shaped) interlocking and tessellating pieces.

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### Counter-Red Spiders

An entry in Fortnightly Topic Challenge #35: Restricted Title 1. Title based on this xkcd.This puzzle contains hints for 220 black squares (but that's not the point) but is a standalone puzzle. ...
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### Another faceless jigsaw

Start with a square. Any side of the square can be either straight or have an interlocking pattern, as shown in the two examples below: That gives $2 \times 2 \times 2 \times 2 = 16$ possible squares....
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### A big playhouse

A puzzle in the spirit of the Density™ puzzle. This one probably requires a bit of googling. Enjoy! Final answer: (8) Hint: Hint 2: Hint 3:
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### Four-Letter Blocks: Classic Toys (9x9)

I've designed a new type of puzzle called Four-Letter Blocks that mixes crossword puzzles with jigsaw puzzles. You are given a crossword puzzle that's been filled in and then cut up into blocks of ...
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### The Hyper-Modern Kidnapper: Crime Scene #3

The Story: This was quickly getting old. They'd solved the kidnapper's (killer's?) puzzle again and it was another creepy song lyric. No, that's not fair. They're only creepy when they're from a ...
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### The Piece in the Corner of my Jigsaw Puzzle

Don't know about you, but I personally enjoy relaxing at home, listening to good music and solving puzzles. Yesterday I was trying to finish one of my numerous jigsaws, when ended up with three corner ...
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### Four-Letter Blocks: Movie Madness (11x11)

I've designed a new type of puzzle called Four-Letter Blocks that mixes crossword puzzles with jigsaw puzzles. You are given a crossword puzzle that's been filled in and then cut up into blocks of ...
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### Another faceless jigsaw 2

This one is tougher. Start with a square. Suppose the top and bottom of the square can be either straight or have an interlocking pattern, as shown in the two examples below: And suppose the left ...
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### Jigsaw Puzzle Puzzle

(In German a Jigsaw is simply called Puzzle, the pun is lost in English...) A jigsaw has to match by form and (mostly!) by color at the tile borders. Assume your basic jigsaw tile consists of $m*m$ ...
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### Four-Letter Blocks: Pop Music (13x13)

I've designed a new type of puzzle called Four-Letter Blocks that mixes crossword puzzles with jigsaw puzzles. You are given a crossword puzzle that's been filled in and then cut up into blocks of ...
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### Raikarting Mosaic

My brother me invited me Karting this weekend, and we had a grand time, although we were way slower than the top time on the leaderboard, initialed KR. The owner told us that this was his cousin, and ...
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### Four-Letter Blocks: Nursery Rhymes (15x15)

I've designed a new type of puzzle called Four-Letter Blocks that mixes crossword puzzles with jigsaw puzzles. You are given a crossword puzzle that's been filled in and then cut up into blocks of ...
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### Max 4x1 pattern fit within 11x11 area

Rimworld is a tile-based videogame. There is a constructible called a sun lamp, which provides light for indoor farming: . As you can see, the area covered by the lamp is 11 * 11, minus 1 for the ...
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### How could I find someone to review puzzle products?

I am Nabila from a toy company named Susengo. We manufucture puzzles, water toys and so on. In the few months, our company want to create and design several new jigsaw puzzles, so we need to listen to ...
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### Polyominoes piece puzzle, image was a storefront

When I was growing up, my family had a jigsaw puzzle of several store fronts, where you could see different people running, buying, and some kids. All the stores had letters and art. The pieces where ...