The green Christmas-tree is
depicted on the surface of nine square pieces. Also
there are four fragments of another, blue
Christmas-tree. Every piece can slide to an adjacent
free space. To move pieces simply click them.
Your holiday challenge is to assemble the whole, blue
Christmas-tree which will look exactly like the green
one, except of its color and orientation.
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
The Christmas Slide puzzle uses the same 3x4 grid (with
nine 1x1 blocks in a 3x3 pattern, and a 1x2 "shuttle"
block) which was used in the sliding block puzzles by
Serhiy Grabarchuk shown below. Also, a
similar "shuttle" piece was used in
Card Suits Suite - 2 by Serhiy Grabarchuk. Using of
this "shuttle" piece which can move just by only one
cell back and forth
makes these puzzles especially
It is a basic puzzle for this type
of sliding block puzzles in a 3x4 tray with nine square
blocks which make a 3x3 pattern, and a 1x2 "shuttle"
block. The goal is to restore the correct order of the
numbers on the square blocks...
The Correct Order Puzzle -
R by Serhiy Grabarchuk.
This puzzle is a hard version of
the Correct Order Puzzle. Every piece but one can slide
to an adjacent free space. The goal is to change the
correct order of the numbers on the square blocks to
In this puzzle its 3x4 tray is
covered with a transparent cover which has an opening in the shape of a Fir-tree. In the Start position all
blue stars decorate the Fir-tree, while all orange bulbs are
scattered around it. Your challenge is to swap stars and
One more variation in a 3x4 tray
with a "shuttle" block. Besides the "shuttle" block the
puzzle has nine blocks: eight identically shaped blocks
with one corner cut in two colors, and one central 1x1
block. The object is to reverse the whole fan. This
puzzle has two different challenges -- easy and hard.