I've made one of those daily word game things! But it's not just Wordle in a hat, it's a totally different puzzle and I'm really pleased with how it came out.

andrewt.net/puzzles/cell-tower

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@andrewt This is really good! The colourful blobs are appealing, it takes seconds to learn the rules, and it's a moderate challenge.

Not sure about the results grid, it doesn't make immediate sense. Wouldn't a simple count of moves be enough?

Also, it says "Puzzles completed: 0%", when I've completed 1 of 1.

@y6nH @andrewt agreed, it's excellent! thank you Andrew for making this:)

but .. huey .. moderate!?

@teapot @andrewt I mean, I thought it was about the same difficulty as Wordle, though without the move limit.

@y6nH @andrewt Yeah, maybe I was just unlucky and got stuck on this one, it happens lol

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also now i've completed it i think that though the results grid is not immediately intuitive i do like that it is a detailed fingerprint of my efforts over the last hour

@teapot @y6nH Yeah, it took a while for me to work out a way to encode a game in emoji without just giving away the answer but I'm glad I stuck with the problem because I'm really enjoying seeing them now

@y6nH oh, not sure, I'll have a look but my guess is it's not counting today? It's logging the win though so it must just be the number display that's wrong

@y6nH This should be fixed now, or at least, when the cache fairies bring you the new code. It was just the display so your old wins will still count

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