Trophy planned for Tapa Master 2013 and books for top 3 participants.
About Tapa Variations Contest
Tapa Variations Contest (TVC) is an annual contest having different variations
of Tapa puzzle. Each year 4 small contest will be organized. At the end of
four contests there will be Tapa Variations Winner, determined by a scoring system. In 2021, this contest started in April 2021.
Winners of earlier Tapa Variation Contests:
2010 - Nikola Zivanovic (Serbia)
2011 - Florian Kirch (Germany)
2012 - Palmer Mebane (USA) won TVC (and Classic Tapa Contest, which started in 2012)
2013 - Bram de Laat (Netherlands)
2016 - Endo Ken (Japan)
Tapa Variations List
Most of the puzzle ideas used in TVC belonged to participants. Everyone is encouraged
to share Tapa variations ideas which can be included in upcoming contests. We have
compiled a list of all Tapa Variations in order to avoid duplicates and make the
process more productive by saving time for puzzle idea providers. Please check the
View (Include types upto TVC XVIII - Last updated Jan' 2016)
If you have puzzle ideas, please send them to Serkan.
Nikola Zivanovic receiving Tapa Master 2010 from Serkan Yurekli during 10th 24 HPC in Budapest
Trophy won by Florian Kirch for Tapa Master 2011
Tapa book won by top 3 participants in 2012
and a trophy by Tapa Master 2012.