The crossword puzzle ‘Sudoku’ is one of the puzzles and games that has proved to be quite addictive as one of the puzzles available for play. It is easy to learn but not so for a mastery of the game. Playing Sudoku as a puzzle game is quite fun and with the ideas you will get in this post, you will even be tipped to further enjoy the game as for the fun facts that are detailed herein about the game. The game however assumes a nearly similar name and may be confused in spelling with ‘Sodoku’ which is a kind of fever caused by a rat bite.
Sudoku is a logic puzzle that has proved to be very popular in a number of magazines and newspapers. There are as well a number of the games featuring in books, electronic puzzles, computer games, and wooden game sets. The name ‘Sudoku’ is a compound word coming from the two Japanese words, ‘Su’ which means ‘number’ and ‘Doku’ which means ‘single’. It is as such known as single number due to the fact that only single numbers, from one to nine, are used in the original versions of the game.
In the list of facts you need to appreciate about this game is that it is more of a logic puzzle and not a number puzzle as has been assumed by many to be. You can have the squares in the puzzle filled with numbers, letters or shapes but all it still remains is a Sudoku puzzle of logic.
A proper Sudoku puzzle need to have just one solution. This as such may mean that you will realize that some of the puzzles may not be as good for being original as they will give you more than one solution to the puzzle. Basically a Sudoku puzzle should contain 17 starting digits.
These puzzles come in a whole lot of different grids. This as such points to the fact there will be quite a number of the permutations that will lead you to the possible solutions for the puzzle. These puzzles happen to be but some of the puzzles which are nearly borrowing from the Latin Square puzzles which have been around for some time.
It is highly healthy and fun playing Sudoku as such you are invited to enjoy playing it with a clear conscience.