This is about as close to a maximum as I'll ever get, so enjoy it while it lasts. My earth-shattering scorecard for the 5805th game of Countdown is followed by the usual word game for us to play.

Rnd Selection Declaration Score
1 rctuoenlo counter 7
2 mriedtoas amortised1 25
3 25 75 3 5 9 4 → 316 316
(75 + 9 − 5) × 4
35
TTT nicklags slacking2
4 dleomaqjo loomed 41
5 tsiuehnig heisting 49
6 75 50 3 4 5 1 → 882 882
(75 × 4 − 5 − 1) × 3
59
7 wrheoaspr harrows 66
8 tealdetno detonate 74
9 25 100 5 4 2 3 → 141 141
100 + 25 × 2 − 5 − 4
84
TTT tinytree eternity3
10 ptauengiv paving 90
11 pkoedhrie pokier 96
12 notamigor oration 103
13 psveaemgu pause 108
14 25 50 9 8 5 9 → 699 699
(9 + 5) × 50 − 9 + 8
118
15 bigoneman bemoaning 128
1 Susie let us know of another possible nine: MEDIATORS
2 Solved by Rosie
3 Solved by Rosie


Game

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