(This is a bonus “second” puzzle that is not connected to the usual Monday-Saturday week difficulty.)
or solve online (using our beta test of Penpa-Edit tools)
Author/Opus: This is the 345th puzzle from our managing editor Serkan Yürekli.
Rules: Standard Tapa rules.
Difficulty: 2 stars
Time Standards (highlight to view): Grandmaster = 1:00, Master = 2:30, Expert = 5:00
Solution: To be posted by next Sunday (December 5th).
Note: Follow this link for classic Tapa and this link for Tapa variations. If you are new to this puzzle type, here are our easiest Tapa puzzles to get started on. More Tapa puzzles can be found in The Art of Puzzles, in Tapa and Variations, and in our beginner-friendly collection Intro to GMPuzzles, all by Serkan Yürekli.