Nurikabe


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Nurikabe is a logic puzzle with a bit complicated rules and challenging solutions.

The rules are not so simple. :)
You have a grid of squares Some cells of the grid start containing numbers. The goal is to determine whether each of the cells of the grid is "black" or "white" (Islands in the Stream calls these "water" and "land" respectively). The black cells form "the nurikabe" (Islands in the Stream calls it "the stream"): they must all be orthogonally contiguous (form a single polyomino), number-free, and contain no 2x2 or larger solid rectangles (Islands in the Stream calls such illegal blocks "pools"). The white cells form "islands" (which is where Islands in the Stream got its name): each number n must be part of an n-omino composed only of white cells. All white cells must belong to exactly one island; islands must have exactly one numbered cell. Solvers will typically shade in cells they have deduced to be black and dot (non-numbered) cells deduced to be white.
Left click on a square to make it black. Right click to mark with dot. Click and drag to mark more than one square.

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Nurikabe


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00:13.02
2. vowels
161
00:18.93
3. 8bit
26
00:35.81
4. CoBoMa 00:40.31
5. stevethesquid
42
00:41.63
6. etheerio 00:46.97
7. Dorice
136
00:56.23
8. Quazar 01:22.12
9. HackMan
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01:26.83
10. lechatnoir7
4
02:24.55
11. toaster611
29
02:33.02
12. Sherryksp 02:37.23
13. AbsInfini2022
9
05:04.56
14. raman 05:55.03
15. PsychoClaw
4
12:46.42
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This Week
1. vowels
161
00:26.64
2. stevethesquid
42
00:41.63
3. Dorice
136
01:35.34
4. AbsInfini2022
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08:24.96
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Today
1. stevethesquid
42
00:41.63
2. Dorice
136
02:33.57
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MO3
1. bearn
125
00:14.14
2. mediteran13
54
00:16.12
3. Douglas Shamlin Jr.
422
00:17.62
4. sfumato
159
00:19.20
5. IHNN1
10
00:20.27
6. EinsteinsBarber
88
00:29.91
7.anonymous
55
00:31.54
8. vowels
161
00:34.29
9. numbrr
126
00:38.89
10. Fastfaxer
117
00:40.43
AO5
1. bearn
125
00:14.29
2. Douglas Shamlin Jr.
422
00:17.00
3. mediteran13
54
00:20.45
4. sfumato
159
00:21.11
5. IHNN1
10
00:24.92
6.anonymous
55
00:35.65
7. vowels
161
00:36.74
8. EinsteinsBarber
88
00:38.05
9. numbrr
126
00:38.89
10. Ramasp
159
00:42.99
AO12
1. bearn
125
00:18.95
2. Douglas Shamlin Jr.
422
00:23.79
3. sfumato
159
00:28.16
4. IHNN1
10
00:40.76
5.anonymous
55
00:42.55
6. vowels
161
00:53.41
7. Fastfaxer
117
00:54.06
8. EinsteinsBarber
88
00:58.10
9. arcer
86
01:03.31
10. numbrr
126
01:07.77
Robots / programmatic solversinfo  
1.4s4f400:00.412
2.Charlie Li
60
00:00.473
3.nbjohnson00:00.639

* MO3 - Mean of 3. The average of 3 consecutive times.
AO5 - Average of 5. The average of 5 consecutive times ignoring the highest and the lowest.
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