SpeedSudoku.com Takes Conventional Game to New Heights

New online sudoku website challenges sudokuists from around the world to compete against one another.

Each day, millions of sudoku lovers pick up their newspaper and play their favorite game

But playing alone can get a little boring. The idea that you can compete against others from around the world, really breathes new life into the daily brain buster.

We're creating a real sudoku community

There's never been anything quite like this and we're confident that players will start putting down the paper and challenging themselves on SpeedSudoku.com.

Montreal, Quebec - April 29, 2009 -- Sudoku, one of the world's most popular pastimes, has reached a new level of fun. Salamander Software today announced the launch of SpeedSudoku.com -- not just another free online sudoku game. This new website challenges sudoku enthusiasts to test their problem-solving skills against players from around the globe. Initial feedback from the Beta stage reveals that Speed Sudoku's concept is long overdue in the online gaming market.

"Each day, millions of sudoku lovers pick up their newspaper and play their favorite game," explains Salamander Software founder Brian Lack. "But playing alone can get a little boring. The idea that you can compete against others from around the world, really breathes new life into the daily brain buster."

Speed Sudoku offers real-time puzzle races for up to eight players at a time. Players can view standings and statistics, allowing them to know where they rank, worldwide. The website's forum allows players to interact with fellow sudoku aficionados and discuss strategies and other interests, 24 hours a day.

"We're creating a real sudoku community," continues Lack. "There's never been anything quite like this and we're confident that players will start putting down the paper and challenging themselves on SpeedSudoku.com."

With plans for regular tournaments and other large-scale competitions, Speed Sudoku has raised the bar for this traditional numbers puzzle.

About Salamander Software:

Originally a software and systems provider, Salamander Software has transitioned into the rapidly-expanding online gaming market. Its first foray into the market was the ever popular online risk game www.conquerclub.com, a thriving gaming destination. Conquer Club is a competition of strategy and features a growing, loyal player base. Salamander Software's latest release, the sudoku online game www.speedsudoku.com, pits sudoku players against one another to determine the fastest player. For more information on Salamander Software, visit www.salamandersoftware.ca.


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