MPMP10: Avoid the Square Puzzle

Puzzle Video

We've reached puzzle number 10!

This weeks puzzle is called "Avoid the Square". It is a game for 2 players. On a 5x5 grid each player takes it in turns to place one of their counters on the board. Each player is trying to avoid placing their counters so that four of them mark the corners of a square on the board.

A player will win once their opponent forms a square.

This weeks puzzle for submission: Place the counters of one player on the 5x5 grid below, such that the game will end in a draw.

Solution Video