Quodoku is a fun word variant of Sudoku. It is played with 9 letters instead of numbers. In addition to the fun of logically solving the puzzle, solvers also get to complete a quote! Play a weekly puzzle at this link here.
Quodoku follows the familiar rules of a Sudoku. Readers are given nine letters arranged into two or three easy to remember words. Every row, column, and 3×3 box contains each of the letters one time.
Following the convention of Sudoku puzzles, the starting clues are arranged in a symmetric pattern on the board. Additionally Quodoku grids are arranged in hand-crafted pleasing patterns.
Once the puzzle is solved, readers will complete a quote using the shaded squares read left to right and top to bottom. Quodoku puzzles combine the meditative pleasure of Sudoku with a quote as an additional reward for solving the puzzle.
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