Nonograms Katana Wiki

Here are all the patch notes after this wiki was created (2.1.2021).

Last updated: Wed, 18 May 2022 11:20:48 +0000 (UTC) by User:The Crossblade

Patch 14.0 (13 February 2021)


  • Onsen [New]
  • Pier [New]
    • Lvl. 1: Unlocks Ship.
      • Ship can search for various resources: Coin, Treasure map fragments lvl. 1, Fish, Iron sand, or experience.
  • Coffee Bonsai [New]
    • Lvl. 1: Passive income for Coffee beans.
    • Lvl. 2: Increases passive income for Coffee beans.
  • Food Stall [New]
    • Lvl. 1: Craft: Sushi, Ramen and Curry.
    • Lvl. 2: Craft: Cup of Coffee.
  • Lumber Mill [New level]
    • Lvl. 3: Craft: Wooden planks.
  • Pagoda [Adjusted]
    • Lvl. 6 now requires 5 x Spices.
    • Lvl. 7 now requires 5 x Pearl.


Quest (see Quests)

Skills (see Character)

  • "Gardener" skill updated to accelerate productivity of Coffee Bonsai. [Updated]
  • "Rock Garden Contemplator" skill updated to accelerate productivity of Onsen. [Updated]
  • "Alchemist" lvl. 3 added, functions the same as other levels. [New level]
  • "Boatswain" skill added (increases productivity of Ship by 10%). [New]


  • Added a new info box in every building. It displays what you can do with the upgraded version of that building. [New]
  • Changed button for throwing items multiples of 7 into the Cauldron. [New]
  • Added a counter on how many level 1, 2 and 3 expeditions you have gone in Other. [New]
  • Added a counter on how many Ship expeditions you have gone in Other. [New]
  • Added a section for Cooking in Other. [New]
  • Changed artifact's name from "Compass" to "Pirate's Compass". [Updated]
  • Changed artifact's name from "Skull" to "Turquoise Skull". [Updated]

Patch 14.1 (12 March 2021)

Buildings (see Territory)

  • Gong (building) [New]
    • Lvl. 1: Makes available: Hall of Fame, tournaments and leaderboards.
  • Pagoda [Updated]
    • Lvl. 1: Charity (donate Gold Ingots for experience).
  • Furnace [Updated]
    • Lvl. 3: Allows to produce Gold Ingots from Coins and/or Treasure.

Skills (see Character)

  • "Carpenter" skill lvl. 3 added. [New level]
  • "Metallurgist" skill lvl. 3 added. [New level]
  • "Mechanic" skill lvl. 3 added. [New level]
  • "Blacksmith" skill lvl. 3 added. [New level]


  • Reduced the cost of cooking Curry in Food Stall. [Adjusted]
  • Added pictures for the first set of statistics in Other. [New]
  • Expedition screen: added text, showing the chance to find an artifact. [New]
  • Expeditions: big puzzles gives ~16% more points of progress; limit per puzzle is increased to 4 points (was 3). [Adjusted]
  • Added a link to this Wiki (About screen). [New]

Patch 14.12 (24 March 2021)

ship expeditions - random events:

  • Katana, Bomb, Mortar and Tuna. [Removed]
  • Remaining items got ~10% increased drop rate (see Ship). [Adjusted]

Patch 14.13 (8 April 2021)


  • Ship upgrade to level 3 requires 1 Spices instead of 5 (spent spices returned to inventory). [Adjusted]

Patch 14.2 (18 May 2021)

  • Split the Pier into 2 buildings: Pier and Ship (they function the same as before). [Adjusted]
  • Unlocking Prospecting in Ship no longer requires Spices (it now requires Steel). [Adjusted]
  • Spices bad luck correction. [Adjusted]
  • Experience penalty for recent puzzles. [Adjusted]
  • Various improvements and fixes.
  • Added a background picture for character information (above Territory). [New]
  • Reduced the refresh rate for "Paid area, watch ads" in Bourse (now it's 30 minutes). [Adjusted]
  • Added Treasure map pictures for expedition levels and pictures for ship expeditions in Other. [New]

Patch 14.3 (17 June 2021)

  • Settings - new option: Show preview. [New]
  • Settings - new option: Guild sound. [New]
  • Ship can be upgraded to lvl. 4. [New]
  • Quest: Spicy Odyssey. [New]
  • Ability to cancel production in the first 5 minutes (returns all resources). [New]
  • Pier increases storage capacity. [New]
  • Pier is also selectable after the Ship was built. It's showing some basic information and has button to switch to the Ship. You can tap the right side of the Pier (Cabin) to select it, or the left side to select the Ship (when it sails away).
  • Ramen fills 3 expedition points (previously was 2). [Adjusted]
  • Hall of Fame: user names are clickable. [New]

Patch 14.4 (10 July 2021)

  • Puzzle's picture can be set as avatar. Avatar can be set in a context menu of a solved and approved puzzle from Sent by Users category. Avatars are showing in comments, authors top 100 and Hall of Fame. [New]
  • Mosaic number 8. [New]
  • Weapon animation. [New]
  • "Fragment" renamed to "Mosaic (Fragment)" or just "Mosaic" (short form, for instance, in statistics), because there were many questions about it. [Adjusted]
  • Loot (after solving a nonogram and in Cauldron) animation. [New]
  • After choosing Katana, Shuriken, Petard or Bomb in sack menu (when solving a nonogram), this item will be used on every click until the "X" at the bottom is pressed. [Adjusted]

Patch 15.0 (24 October 2021)

  • Territory:
  • Mosaic #9 [New]
  • [New] Items:
    • Firework
    • Elixir of insight
    • Date cake
    • Honey
    • Paper
    • Kimono
    • Ninja suit
    • Samurai armor
    • Dinar
    • Dates
    • Silk
    • Olive oil
    • Glass
  • Craftifacts [New]
  • Quests:
    • Silk Road [New]
    • Honor, Glory, Sushi [New]
    • Festival [New]
    • Archive of previously completed quests. [New]
  • Bedouin (section in Bourse). [New]
  • Character:
  • Other:
    • The "Sack menu" (when solving a puzzle, tap the sack icon) has split multi-use items and one-time use items. [Adjusted]
    • "Speed up production" button appears in buildings which can craft items (Lumber Mill, Workshop, etc.) and buildings with passive income (Ship, Garden, etc.) when Bridge is build. Production time can be sped up with Dates. [New]
    • The order of items shown is warehouse changed a little. [Adjusted]
    • Added "Buy" and "Sell" text at the top of the Bourse. [New]

Patch 15.01 (31 October 2021)

  • Fixed a bug of Shogun Mortar disappearing. [Adjusted]
  • Fixed player @nickname highlighting in comments. [Adjusted]
  • Hotei statuette icon updated. [Updated]

Patch 15.1 (30 November 2021)

  • Category: Series (see Sent by Users). [New]
  • Sort by [#id] (see Sort). [New]
  • Minor fixes and improvements. [Adjusted]
  • When ship or caravan is on a mission, it's showing an icon of the current production (destination) instead of anchor or camel. [New]

Patch 15.11 (2 December 2021)

  • Series: algorithm adjusted to include some more puzzles. [Adjusted]
  • Series: added tags and a number in <...> in the top right corner, which represents how many series there are. [New]

Patch 15.2 (11 January 2022)

  • Adventurers Guild: quick access bar.
  • Player info (name, avatar, level, experience) can be minimized (see Adventurers Guild). [New]
  • Haruka's map fragments can be collected in the Office and in the Territory. [New]
  • Caravan allows to choose how many items to buy. [New]
  • Bourse:
    • Icon of Bourse. [New]
    • 2 new slots:
      • Iron sand (buy) - Coffee beans (sell). [New]
      • Chemicals (buy) - Coffee beans (sell). [New]
  • Caravan "bad weather" probability slightly reduced. [Adjusted]
  • Additional rewards for levels 150, 200, 250, etc. same as for lvl. 100. [New]
  • Adapted for Android 12. [Updated]
  • Improved production time synchronization between devices. [Fixed]
  • Fixed Festival quest, reward was not given. [Fixed]
  • Fixed daylight saving time for Shop and Bourse restock time. [Fixed]
  • Fixed caravan "bad weather" status not updated at restock time. [Fixed]
  • Added a pop up menu before changing classes (see Character). [New]

Patch 15.3 (1 March 2022)

  • Title screen changed to show support of Ukraine (#NOWAR).
  • A new option in Settings: "Other" section -> "Delete account".
  • 2 March - comments have been disabled (you could not see comments or write them).
  • 24 March - comments have been enabled.

Patch 15.31 (16 April 2022)

Patch 15.4 (17 May 2022)

  • 37 of 1001 standard puzzles were replaced.
  • Synchronization protocol version upgraded.
  • Fixed grammatical error for Elixir of insight (added a dot).
  • Changed sliders in all menus.
    • Slider is pale brown, if you don't have the item.
    • Slider is dark brown, if you have the item.
    • Slider is even darker brown, if the item is supplied.
    • Slider disappears, if the whole amount of that item is supplied.
  • Title screen changed back.
  • Icon of Nonograms Katana (in the top left corner in the app) added a Ukraine flag filter to show support for Ukraine.
  • Icon of Sent by Users added a Ukraine flag in the background.