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Theme: Clue Symmetry and Logic
Author/Opus: This is the 73rd puzzle from our contributing puzzlemaster Murat Can Tonta.
Rules: Standard Tapa rules. Also, an even number of cells must be shaded in each row and in each column.
Answer String: Enter the length in cells of each of the shaded segments from left to right for the marked rows, starting at the top. Separate each row’s entry from the next with a comma.
Time Standards (highlight to view): Grandmaster = 3:30, Master = 6:00, Expert = 12:00
Note: Follow this link for other classic Tapa and this link for Tapa variations. If you are new to this puzzle type, here are our easiest Tapa to get started on. More Tapa puzzles can be found in The Art of Puzzles and in Tapa and Variations, both by Serkan Yürekli.