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46 total results for NIM   ( score: 25 )

22 results for NIM from Shortz Era puzzles:
Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
Fri Oct 25, 201919ALogic game with matchsticks (2)John Guzzetta
Sat May 2, 201556DMath-based gameBarry C. Silk
Sun Jan 11, 2015118AGame of logicPeter A. Collins
Fri Dec 5, 201443DAncient game much studied in game theoryTim Croce
Wed Sep 24, 201435ALogic game with matchsticks (2)Andy Kravis
Tue Mar 19, 201339AGame with matchsticks (4)Mike Buckley
Tue Feb 7, 201259ASubtraction gameMike Buckley
Wed Sep 8, 201046AMatchsticks game (3)Tracy Gray
Sun May 9, 20107DPilfer, old-styleElizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Dec 23, 200866AGame with matchsticks (4)Joe Krozel
Fri Mar 14, 200845AGame with sticksKevin G. Der
Sat Oct 27, 200759DTakeaway gameBrendan Emmett Quigley
Tue Aug 22, 200634DTakeaway game with matchesMichael J. Doran
Sun Jul 23, 200675AGame with matchsticks (4)Fred Piscop
Fri Jan 14, 200532DGame played with countersManny Nosowsky
Tue Dec 7, 200437AMatchsticks game (3)David Diefendorf
Sun Oct 10, 200430AMatchsticks game (3)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Dec 13, 200263DPick-up-sticks game (2)Bob Peoples
Sun Mar 18, 200115DMatch gameRichard Silvestri
Sat Oct 11, 199736DGame with matchsticks (4)Fred Piscop
Sat May 25, 199611DMath gameF. Piscop
Fri Mar 18, 199437DPick-up-sticks game (2)Mark Diehl
1 result for NIM from Variety puzzles:
Feb 24, 2008Diagramless60DGame with matchsticksPatrick Blindauer
23 results for NIM from pre-Shortz puzzles:
Sun Sep 22, 199193DCounters gameLawrence M. RheingoldMaleska
Sat Jul 20, 199134AGame played with countersJesse RoarkeMaleska
Thu Feb 15, 199031DGame with countersAlbert J. KlausMaleska
Fri Apr 28, 198956D___ tree (margosa)Joel D. LafargueMaleska
Sun Sep 1, 1985103ACounter game for twoFrances HansenMaleska
Sun Apr 5, 198175A___ tree (margosa)John McCarthy SamsonMaleska
Sun Aug 31, 1980105AGame played with countersJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sun Oct 31, 197649DFilchThreba JohnsonWeng
Thu Aug 8, 197449AFilchHarriet Gilson RosenbergWeng
Wed Sep 5, 197333AFilchUnknownWeng
Sat Aug 26, 197241AFilchUnknownWeng
Sun Jun 6, 197164AFilch, old styleFay L. GieschiWeng
Sun Dec 14, 19696DFilchHume R. CraftWeng
Fri Aug 11, 196737ASteal, old style.Mary M. MurdochFarrar
Sat May 20, 196756DThieve: Archaic.Joseph LaFauciFarrar
Sun Nov 19, 19619DSteal, old style.Mary GrowFarrar
Fri Jul 1, 19604DSteal: Archaic.UnknownFarrar
Wed Jul 23, 19588DSteal, filch: Archaic.W. E. JonesFarrar
Sun Jan 26, 195814DSteal: Dial.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Sun Jun 5, 19554DSteal: Obs.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Mon Mar 14, 195561DSteal: Archaic.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Mar 29, 195383AFilch: Archaic.Sergei TilartFarrar
Sun Mar 9, 195232DSteal: Dial.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Anagrams:MIN, NMI