or play online with puzz.link tools — (Note: this week we are experimenting with this external solver, while we evaluate our online options).
Theme: 4 S’s
Author/Opus: This is the 43rd puzzle from our contributing puzzlemaster Ashish Kumar.
Rules: Standard Star Battle rules. Two stars per row, column, and region.
Difficulty: 3.5 stars
Time Standards (highlight to view): Grandmaster = 2:45, Master = 6:00, Expert = 12:00
Note: Follow this link for other classic Star Battles. If you are new to this puzzle type, here are our easiest Star Battles to get started on. More Star Battle puzzles can be found in The Art of Puzzles and in our beginner-friendly collection Intro to GMPuzzles by Serkan Yürekli.