Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

Pick a challenge, fire up Vim, and show us what you got.

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Played Challenges

Two pairs of cluster of letters creates word - 477 entries

Clean and group.

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 66
  • Number of attempts: 1
Every other line - 2197 entries

AaAaAaA

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 1
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 1984 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 3
Applying same text modification in several lines - 1842 entries

Remove identical text at the beginning of several lines and the closing parenthesis.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 24
  • Number of attempts: 1
One number per line - 13706 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 43
  • Number of attempts: 1
ninja substitution - 692 entries

How can you reuse a previous substitution ?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 50
  • Number of attempts: 1
Just the middle - 9528 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 2
Box it - 3835 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 34
  • Number of attempts: 1
I forgot quotes - 12364 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 35
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple, Practical, and Common - 26149 entries

Simple things we do all the time should be able to be done with very few keystrokes, but sometimes I find something I need to do makes me go, "There MUST be a better way." This challenge is just a simple movement and entering text at a certain place.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 35
  • Number of attempts: 5
One to Ten - 1160 entries

Generate the sequence of numbers from 1 to 10, one number per line. Inspired by this Reddit thread: https://redd.it/ak4it2

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 26
  • Number of attempts: 1
Cool or not? - 536 entries

abc trying to be cool or not...

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 35
  • Number of attempts: 2
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