Do you think you’re good at solving Sudoku puzzles quickly? Even if you’re a Sudoku whiz, chances are you still aren’t quite as fast at solving Sudoku puzzles as the Guinness World Record holder. The best Sudoku players in the world are amazingly fast at working through the grid.Continue reading
Sudoku is a unique puzzle game that offers a variety of cognitive challenges – logic, deductive reasoning, memory, pattern seeking, and problem solving. Sudoku has become so popular because it appeals to a wide range of people across cultures, because it’s easy to play anywhere, because it has a simple premise with a rich array of complex outcomes.
Sudoku is fun, fulfilling, and sometimes devilishly challenging – it has something to offer everyone on the spectrum from casual fans to hardcore enthusiasts and world-class competitors.
There are many reasons why Sudoku has captured the imagination of so many people – here are a few reasons why Sudoku is, perhaps, the perfect puzzle game:Continue reading
Sudoku is one of the world’s most popular puzzle games, but there are still a lot of misunderstandings, myths and misconceptions about the game. It’s hard to know why such a simple game of numbers and blank spaces can be so mysterious, but some people just don’t know the true story about what Sudoku really is.
Here are few of the most common Sudoku myths and misconceptions – and the reality:Continue reading
This might sound like a controversial statement, but it deserves to be considered: we should make Sudoku mandatory in schools. Sudoku is not just a great game; it also offers potential as a great teaching tool and a great way to get children’s minds engaged with problem-solving skills at a young age. There has also been some recent research that suggests Sudoku can improve children’s memory and improve their learning abilities for other subjects in addition to learning how to play Sudoku.
Will Sudoku replace Math, Science and Reading? Of course not – but there are a few reasons why Sudoku ought to be included in the classroom:Continue reading
Sudoku is one of the world’s most popular puzzle games, but it is often misunderstood. Many people think that Sudoku is a game of luck – they think that you should have to guess which numbers belong in each empty place.
But the truth is, Sudoku is a game of logic and skill, not luck. The best Sudoku players develop an ability to intuitively “know” which number to place next, and they build upon their momentum as they move throughout the grid – but this is not a matter of luck; it’s a matter of hard-earned experience that makes it possible for Sudoku players to recognize patterns and spot opportunities almost before they arise.Continue reading