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by Toby McDonald
Mon Jan 20, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 20th January 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 13)
Replies: 4
Views: 114

Re: Spoilers for Monday 20th January 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 13)

CASEIFORM in R2

Great contest today. Very unlucky Paul. Dave seems like a pretty decent player.
by Toby McDonald
Mon Jan 20, 2020 5:16 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 17th January 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 12)
Replies: 0
Views: 33

Spoilers for Friday 17th January 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 12)

HASHERY in R5
R6 Alt.: ((50+10)*4)+8
R9 Alt.: ((100-10-4)*9)+9
ROTATIVE in R11
by Toby McDonald
Mon Jan 20, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 16th January 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 11)
Replies: 3
Views: 183

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 16th January 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 11)

R6 Alt.: ((100-10)*8)-(4+4-3)
R9 Alt.: ((75+4)*8)+3
Howie Myers wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 12:16 pm
r10 - reaudit
No REAUDIT unfortunately, sorry. :/
by Toby McDonald
Sat Jan 18, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 14th January 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 9)
Replies: 1
Views: 155

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 14th January 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 9)

SUPERMAX in R2
LITERATA in R11

Nice to see Series 80 semi-finalist Brendan get the conundrum! :)
by Toby McDonald
Sat Jan 18, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 13th January 2019
Replies: 11
Views: 481

Re: Spoilers for 13th January 2019

Easier R3 Alt.: ((75-8)*(10/2))-1
Easier R14 Alt.: (((7*7)+10)*10)+9-4
by Toby McDonald
Sat Jan 18, 2020 8:56 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 10th January 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 7)
Replies: 0
Views: 54

Spoilers for Friday 10th January 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 7)

BREYANI in R4, almost spelt out. :P
OEDEMATIC in R10
R14 Alt.: (25*9)+10-(6/3)
by Toby McDonald
Tue Jan 14, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 6th January 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 3)
Replies: 3
Views: 415

Re: Spoilers for Monday 6th January 2020 (Series 82, Prelim 3)

Just caught up with this episode. Huge congratulations to Luke for octochampdom and becoming the 2nd member of the 1000 club! Very well deserved mate! :D
by Toby McDonald
Tue Dec 17, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 17th December 2019 (Series 81, QF4)
Replies: 5
Views: 346

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 17th December 2019 (Series 81, QF4)

Slightly easier R3 Alt.: ((10+9+3)*25)+8
SURICATE also in R4
by Toby McDonald
Fri Dec 06, 2019 10:13 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 6th December (Series 81, Prelim 114)
Replies: 2
Views: 612

Re: Spoilers for Friday 6th December (Series 81, Prelim 114)

Slightly different R3 alt.: ((100*7)+10+10-2)/2
by Toby McDonald
Tue Dec 03, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for 3rd December 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 593

Re: Spoilers for 3rd December 2019

Congrats to Jamie! Looking forward to seeing how he does in the finals! :D
by Toby McDonald
Fri Nov 29, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 29th November 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 109)
Replies: 0
Views: 497

Spoilers for Friday 29th November 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 109)

R3 Alt.: ((100/2)+9)*10
R9 Alt.: ((25*8*7)+10-2)/2
by Toby McDonald
Fri Nov 22, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 22nd November 2019.
Replies: 3
Views: 558

Re: Spoilers for Friday 22nd November 2019.

BEAMIEST in R10

Incredible game guys! Sad to see Paul go, such a good player and very unlucky not to reach the finals, but intrigued to see how well Jamie does. :)
by Toby McDonald
Mon Nov 18, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 18th November 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 100)
Replies: 2
Views: 474

Spoilers for Monday 18th November 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 100)

CHORDATE to beat CORDATE in R1
MOGANITE in R5
R6 Alt.: (((25*9)-5)*4)-10+7
R9 Alt.: (((75*2)+50)/25)*100

Great game, very tight indeed! Ewen seemed like a decent player, shame one of them had to lose. :/
by Toby McDonald
Thu Nov 14, 2019 1:16 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 13th November 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 97)
Replies: 6
Views: 817

Re: Spoilers for Wednesday 13th November 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 97)

R3 Alt.: (100+25-6-5)*6
PAEONIC and APNOEIC also in R5
R14 Alt.: ((50-5)*7)-(3-2)

Congrats to Morgan for Octochampdom! Looking forward to seeing him in the finals. :)
by Toby McDonald
Wed Nov 13, 2019 1:26 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Celebrity Countdown Tuesday 12th November 2019
Replies: 21
Views: 1773

Re: Spoilers for Celebrity Countdown Tuesday 12th November 2019

Great first episode! :D Kinda wanted Jo to win in the end though. :/

R6 Alt.: ((9*6)+1)*4
R9 Alt.: (100+5)*8
FLUORITE and FLOURIER in R11
R12 Alt.: ((25-9-2)*50)-(10/2)
by Toby McDonald
Mon Nov 11, 2019 10:24 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 11th November 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 95)
Replies: 3
Views: 581

Re: Spoilers for Monday 11th November 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 95)

SEPTORIA also in R4
R14 Alt. (after time): ((50+9)*(10+5))-(8-6)

Somebody must've quickly told Rachel she spelt MICELLE wrong at first because she put MICELL then from the overhead shot you can see the E was put on the end. :lol:
by Toby McDonald
Wed Nov 06, 2019 10:13 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 6th November 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 92)
Replies: 0
Views: 497

Spoilers for Wednesday 6th November 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 92)

ONOFRITE and INFOOTED in R2
R3 Alt.: (7+6)*10
R9 Alt.: ((7+4)*75)-8-1
TOWNEES in R11
R14 Alt.: (100+4+1+1)*5
by Toby McDonald
Sat Nov 02, 2019 1:04 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 1st November 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 89)
Replies: 11
Views: 1539

Re: Spoilers for Friday 1st November 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 89)

ACTINIA in R1
PEGANITE in R2
R3 Alt.: ((25*7)-(6/6))*4
R14 Alt.: (((25+2)*9)-5)*3
by Toby McDonald
Fri Nov 01, 2019 2:38 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Wednesday 30th October 2019
Replies: 13
Views: 1668

Re: Spoilers for 30th October 2019

Conor wrote:
Thu Oct 31, 2019 12:40 am
Toby McDonald wrote:
Wed Oct 30, 2019 10:06 pm
WANTIES in R12
Was INTWINES in that round iirc.
Yeah, it was, wd. :)
by Toby McDonald
Wed Oct 30, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Wednesday 30th October 2019
Replies: 13
Views: 1668

Re: Spoilers for 30th October 2019

WANTIES in R12
by Toby McDonald
Thu Oct 24, 2019 5:25 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 24th October 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 83)
Replies: 10
Views: 1428

Re: Spoilers for Thursday 24th October 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 83)

R6 Alt.: (75-5+2)*4
R14 Alt. (after time): (((100*9)+7-1)/2)-50
by Toby McDonald
Wed Oct 23, 2019 11:37 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 23rd October 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 82)
Replies: 0
Views: 786

Spoilers for Wednesday 23rd October 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 82)

R3 Alt.: ((75-4)*9)-10
MUCIGENS in R7
R14 Alt.: ((8+8+6)*10)-1
by Toby McDonald
Mon Oct 21, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 21st October 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 80)
Replies: 1
Views: 599

Re: Spoilers for Monday 21st October 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 80)

UNSAID for an easier R5 alt.
ARMATOLES in R11
PATERISH in R13
R14 Alt.: (100-10-2)*3
by Toby McDonald
Thu Oct 17, 2019 4:08 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 17th October 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 78)
Replies: 2
Views: 747

Spoilers for Thursday 17th October 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 78)

R3 Alt. (but slightly after time): ((7*7)+50)*((25-1)/3
Slight change in Pierse's and Tony's method in R6 to get one closer: ((9+3)*75)-((6-1)*9)=855
by Toby McDonald
Tue Oct 15, 2019 12:13 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: The Return Of Celebrity Countdown!!
Replies: 74
Views: 8582

Re: The Return Of Celebrity Countdown!!

Fiona T wrote:
Tue Oct 15, 2019 8:23 am
Excellent Toby - there's a few of us going - will be great to meet you!
It will be great to meet you too! :)
by Toby McDonald
Mon Oct 14, 2019 11:28 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: The Return Of Celebrity Countdown!!
Replies: 74
Views: 8582

Re: The Return Of Celebrity Countdown!!

How many of you guys are going for the first 3 sessions on the Sunday, 1pm-5:30pm? Me and my mum decided we're gonna come so it would be nice to meet some of you there. :)
by Toby McDonald
Fri Oct 11, 2019 4:04 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 11th October 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 74)
Replies: 0
Views: 851

Spoilers for Friday 11th October 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 74)

R9 Alt.: ((100-3)*8)-25-2
PEMUDAS in R12
ATOMISED/MODISTAE in R13
by Toby McDonald
Thu Oct 10, 2019 5:06 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Thursday 10th October 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 73)
Replies: 4
Views: 852

Spoilers for Thursday 10th October 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 73)

OPHIURAN in R2
Easier R3 Alt.: ((7+5)*75)+(9*6)-10
OVARIUMS in R7

Seems weird that FATHERDOM wouldn't be allowed in R12, even though MOTHERDOM is fine.
by Toby McDonald
Wed Oct 09, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 9th October 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 72)
Replies: 3
Views: 790

Spoilers for Wednesday 9th October 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 72)

Susie probably didn't realise she could stick the S on TEMPURA for TEMPURAS in R1. Also UPSTREAM.
R3 Alt.: ((9*8)+7+3+2)*8
SOCIETAL/COALITES in R8
NONAGES in R11
R14 Alt.: (((100-6-1)*75)-50)/25

Btw, congrats to Paul for octochampdom! :)
by Toby McDonald
Wed Oct 02, 2019 8:16 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 2nd October 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 67)
Replies: 5
Views: 801

Spoilers for Wednesday 2nd October 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 67)

MALKIES in R8
TODEAS in R10
Also, not a beater, but one of the new words, DOUCAINE in R11. :)
by Toby McDonald
Tue Oct 01, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 30th September 2019
Replies: 1
Views: 704

Re: Spoilers for Monday 30th September 2019

R6 Alt.: (8*7)-1+50
by Toby McDonald
Fri Sep 20, 2019 10:28 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 20th September 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 59)
Replies: 4
Views: 991

Re: Spoilers for Friday 20th September 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 59)

Another R3 Alt. (out of time though): ((9+6)*8*7)+10+3
by Toby McDonald
Tue Sep 17, 2019 8:41 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 17th September 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 56)
Replies: 4
Views: 936

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 17th September 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 56)

SCUNGILE in R2
LACUNOSE also in R8
MARRITES in R12
IRONIAS in R13
by Toby McDonald
Fri Sep 13, 2019 3:15 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 13th September 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 54)
Replies: 2
Views: 733

Re: Spoilers for Friday 13th September 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 54)

PRECOITAL in R12
R9 Alt.: (100*7)-((9-1)*4)
R14 Alt.: (25-1)*(10+4)
by Toby McDonald
Wed Sep 11, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Wednesday 11th September 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 52)
Replies: 0
Views: 599

Spoilers for Wednesday 11th September 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 52)

ONOFRITE in R11
R9 Alt.: ((100-7)*10)+25-10
R14 Alt.: (10*3*3)+75
by Toby McDonald
Fri Sep 06, 2019 3:30 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 6th September 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 49)
Replies: 1
Views: 642

Spoilers for Friday 6th September 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 49)

R9 Alt.: ((25*7)-4-1)*3
R14: (((6+2+1)*5)+2)*6=282
by Toby McDonald
Tue Sep 03, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Tuesday 3rd September 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 900

Re: Spoilers from 3rd September 2019

R6 Alt.: ((25+3)*(10+10))-7
R14 Alt.: ((100+10)*5)+50-9-2
by Toby McDonald
Mon Sep 02, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Monday 2nd September 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 984

Re: Spoilers for 2nd September 2019

R9 Alt.: (((50*8)-9)*2)+4
by Toby McDonald
Fri Aug 30, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 30th August 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 44)
Replies: 0
Views: 680

Spoilers for Friday 30th August 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 44)

Susie could've added an A to ROTUND for ROTUNDA in R2, or also DUNNART.
RAIOIDS in R5 :)
UNREPAIR in R11
by Toby McDonald
Tue Aug 27, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Tuesday 27th August 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 41)
Replies: 3
Views: 925

Re: Spoilers for Tuesday 27th August 2019 (Series 81, Prelim 41)

R9 Alt.: (((25*5)-1)*6)+(10*9)
R14 Alt.: (((9*2)+6+1)*25)-3