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Jigsaw Puzzle

Jigsaw Puzzle - 1.0 RC1

John Eriksson (wmjoers)



A simple Jigsaw Puzzle game.

  • Start the game with "python"
  • Select a motive.
  • To scroll through the pieces to the right, use mousewheel, up/down key or pageup/pagedown. Or simply use the scroll bar.
  • Use mouse to drag pieces.
  • If a piece is dropped close enough to it's original position it will snap in place.
  • If a piece is dropped close to a neighbor piece it will snap to that piece building a piece group.
  • Right-click on a group to break it up.


More code.
Added a better GUI.
Added puzzle piece groups.


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Jigsaw Puzzle - 1.0 RC1 - Aug 1, 2008
Jigsaw Puzzle - 0.1 - Jul 30, 2008 account Comments

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August 3, 2008 4:06am - John Eriksson - nickname: (wmjoers)
Thanks for the suggestions. I think there will be an Easy mode (the current game) and a Hard mode (with your ideas). Maybe there will be an optional timer and highscore list as well.
August 3, 2008 3:26am - Lars Pekkala - nickname: (larrxi)
I enjoydet played this game. Some improvements would be very great (1.0-RC1):

- There should be no original position.
- The pieces should be rotated.
- All pieces should snap to all pieces, if it has the right form.

Those improvements could make it even more realistic (and harder).
August 2, 2008 2:00am - Vitor Bosshard - nickname: (algorias) - 5/5
Very Nice! I loved playing this using one of my own images.
July 31, 2008 4:48am - Clinton Lee Taylor - nickname: (leet) - 5/5
Very polished and almost complete by other Jigsaw puzzle programs.

Now to give it to my Mom ... ;-)
July 30, 2008 10:50am - Jordan Trudgett - nickname: (tgfcoder) - 5/5
Awesome :D
A really good implementation of a jigsaw puzzle!

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