Thursday, 10 April 2014

NG 359

New game 359 is now available.


Round 1: A D P E H T I E R

My selection: HEATED
Best: PIRATED


Round 2: H E A B N S A U R

My selection: NAUSEA


Round 3: Target 912 from 50 25 100 4 3 2

My selection: 912 = (2*100 + 25 + 3)*4


Round 4: S P T A F C S I I

My selection: PACIFISTS


Round 5: R E I A N C F G B

My selection: FANCIER
Best: REFACING


Round 6: Target 911 from 25 100 10 7 8 5

My selection: 910 = 7*(100 + 25 + 5)  [1 off]
Best: 911 = 8*(100 + 10 + 7) - 25


Round 7: V R G I I R D O I

My selection: RIGID
Best: VIROID


Round 8: Target 741 from 25 50 10 4 1 6

My selection: 741 = (50 + 6*4)*10 + 1


Round 9: FEIGN FOND

My selection: OFFENDING (4.4s)

5 comments:

Louise Molloy said...

1. pirated
2. basher
3. out of time with 4x(2x100+25+3)=912
4. fascist
5. cabering
6. (100-8)x10-7=913 (2 off)
7. grid
8. (25+75)x10-4-6+1=741
9. offending (5.2s)

Michael Backhouse said...

PARTIED
BASHER
x-out of time
FACTS (love FASCIST Louise)
BRACING
Louise's way
RIGID
Louise's away again!
x - I'm embarrassed to say that I wrote down EFFONDING and still didn't get it!

Geoff Bailey said...

Unfortunately CABER is only listed with a noun sense, so CABERING is not valid. (I had it as speculative, but rejected it; unfortunately I also did the same to the valid REFACING.)

Michael Backhouse said...

PACIFISTS. Fantastic Geoff.

Louise Molloy said...

Ditto - excellent Full Monty in 'pacifists', Geoff. And thanks for the feedback on cabering.