Flying Colors

Flying Colors
A six-part puzzle suite presented at the SoCal puzzle party, October 1, 2011. Each of the six puzzles yields a clue pointing to a famous location. Teams of four to six players, no internet access. Clue cards are available to provide a helpful nudge for some of the trickier puzzles.


On The Square

On The Square is a joint effort with masterful crossword constructor Doug Peterson.

Crosswords, acrostics, and other cruciverbal variants provide clues to the final phrase in this chess-themed multi-puzzle suite.


  • Opening Moves, an acrostic
  • Board Members, a traditional crossword
  • Plan Sexy Leg Routine (6), a cryptic crossword
  • Checkmate, a visual crossword
  • Horse Play, the mutant offspring of a crossword and a Knight’s Tour puzzle

Introduced at the SoCal puzzle party, May 22, 2010. Played in teams of 5-6.