Simple Kakuro

Project Lead:

jarnott (84 credits)



US $78.33(Sponsor Project)

Goal funding:

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I'd like a program that mimics "Simple Suduko"   but creates Kakuro games instead.
Note: You can propose changes using the forum below.
I'd like a program that mimics "Simple Suduko"   but creates Kakuro games instead.

The website for Simple Suduko is (
See for an explaination of Kakuro

The features required:
Button based filtering of candidates.
Keyboard or context menu entry of answers.
Colour markers able to highlight individual cells.
A context menu equal or better than the one in Simple Suduko.
Double-click on cell with one candidate enters candidate as answer.
Solution of "naked singles" available. (Function key or menu choice)
Optional blocking of invalid moves.
User configurable colours for filtering, marking, and puzzle display.
Creates challenging puzzles with 5 grades - from easy to extreme.
'Candidates' automatically update when new values are entered.
Filtering of candidates. (almost essential to visualize advanced methods)
Multi-level undo and redo. (ie all the way back to the start)
Save and load games. (even partially completed ones)
Extensive hints from logical methods. (no guessing)
Prints blank grids, partially and fully completed puzzles.
Puzzle can be resized according to preference.
Multi-language support.
Grid sizes to 30x30
Must run under Windows XP.

Change History:
[ACCEPTED] Usability features by jarnott on Thu, May 15, 2008 @ 09:21 EDT
Requirements unclear by Anonymous on Thu, Jun 19, 2008 @ 06:50 EDT (2 replies)
I made GTKakuro by Anonymous on Sat, Nov 22, 2008 @ 04:19 EST (6 replies)
[ACCEPTED] Vetted by community by jarnott on Thu, Nov 27, 2008 @ 14:46 EST
I appreciate that the bounty increased by Noxz on Tue, Dec 15, 2009 @ 10:52 EST (1 reply)
puzzle solving by Gaber on Wed, Mar 21, 2012 @ 17:05 EDT (4 replies)
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