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What's New

"Sudoku Communication Vol.32," "Marugoto Puzzle Fillomino" and "Marugoto Puzzle Ripple Effect(Re-issued)" are now on sale.

"Sudoku Communication Vol.32" contains 99 sudoku puzzles.
"Marugoto Puzzle Fillomino" contains 114 Fillomino puzzles.
"Marugoto Puzzle Ripple Effect (Re-issued)" contains 102 Ripple Effect puzzles.
All our magazines and books are available at the "Purchase Nikoli Books" page.

Let's Begin Nikoli Puzzles!

A lot of people enjoy solving puzzles every day to escape the pressures of the world. With Nikoli logic puzzles you need just paper, pencil, and an active mind, no expensive programs or training......

>>Let's Begin Nikoli Puzzles!

What is Nikoli?

The first puzzle magazine in Japan was published in August, 1980, this magazine was "Nikoli." So, yes, we are the pioneers in this field in Japan. Nikoli is now the company "NIKOLI Co., Ltd."

Since that first magazine, we have been publishing puzzle magazines and books and supplying original puzzles to other publications (newspapers, weekly and monthly magazines). We are constantly studying and inventing new puzzles and have created over 200 kinds of original puzzles.

We confidently assure you that among Japanese puzzle solvers, Nikoli stands for fantastic puzzles.