As if matching colored sides is not enough, TANCH steps it up by taking the colors away completely. The goal with this cube is to match the sides based on shape taking this from a jumbled mess into a perfectly tidy cube. Veterans of the 3x3 will love this spin on the classic dimension.
These egg mazes by Bepuzzled further reassure our love for creative new puzzles. These eggs play out like traditional maze but with a real twist! Insert the wand in the top of the egg and navigate to the base. Red Dragon is a two layer egg. This means that the top and bottom move separately, leading to many possible combinations to get in the way of your solution! This egg is easily packed for solvers on the go and makes a great garnish at the work desk.
The classic 3x3. This cube is the one. The shattered dreams and triumphant victory. Solve this and you will be handed the key to the universe! At the very least you'll have a great party trick up your sleeve. No cube can claim the throne quite like Rubik's Cube. Cubers around the world compete for the title of fastest solver. Could you be next? Stay patient and learn the algorithms and you will be well on your way to mastering this ultimate puzzle.
All too often we find our gifts come too easily. Wouldn't it be nice to build the anticipation? After all, all good things come with a little work. Enter the Thinkmax Money Maze. This is a great gift for the puzzler in your family. The Money Maze can hold money or small gifts. It won't allow access until the maze has been solved!
The Perplexing X in a Box by Monkey Pod Games is minimalist in design yet very complex in its solution! A fair amount of thought will go into this one before the answer clicks. This beautiful stained hardwood makes a great adornment to coffee tables and bookshelves as to invite your guests to give it a whirl!
Do you have the patience to figure out this complex arrangement? Tavern Puzzle has once again built another brain teaser that is equally brain and brawn. We place this one in the higher end of difficulty. Thankfully it comes with a carrying pouch because you may find yourself utilizing some down time to study this intricate structure.
This one goes out to all the science lovers. The EZ Atom by Bits and Pieces offers a greater than easy challenge. This puzzle offers the quality construction we have grown to love by Bits and Pieces. The solution requires freeing a marble in the center of the atom. Pulling this one apart offered a fair amount of difficulty. We were most impressed, however, by the challenge of putting it back to its original state!
We don't traditionally review 3D build puzzles but this one is also a brain teaser hybrid! UGEARS has presented a fit together puzzle that builds into a safe. As you build you will learn some very unique intricacies of safe mechanics. Set the password, lose the combination, and you have a grade A mind bending puzzle. The instructions will even teach you how to crack it! The structure consists of sturdy plywood and is sure to last.
Very few companies bring the logic like Think Fun. Rush Hour is no exception! Select one of 40 cards ranging in difficulty that set up the board. The goal is to then move the red car across the map. You'll need to rearrange traffic in a number of way in order to accomplish this goal. The Deluxe edition features a high quality board and attractive pieces. This logic game is surely a perfect edition to any collection.
We can all remember the early years when we first picked up the classic six-sided cube. Things are different now and the Twister Megaminx is here to show us they've changed in big ways! This twelve sided monster adds a new twist on the cube genre. The Twister is durable and looks great in it's carbon fiber wrapping. It is sure to add hours of challenge to your puzzling!
What is there to say about a 2x2 cube? From first observation it appears to be cute and harmless. Just know the exterior can be quite deceiving! Although it takes fewer moves to solve than a 3x3 cube it makes sure every move counts! This means that each move must be precise and perfectly led into the next. Take your time in learning this one and you'll find it is well worth the effort. We decided to go with the 2x2 cube by D-FantiX due to its solid construction and stickerless design. We love the smooth action and anti-pop technology. This means more time solving! The 2x2 is small and great for on the go puzzling.
Chinese Nine Linked Rings are a quintessential classic! If you are looking for a puzzle with serious difficulty look no further. The goal is to remove the wand from its 9 ring entrapment. As we know this is always easier said than done! This puzzle requires a fair amount of moves and it sure to occupy even the top notch solvers. Be prepared to spend some time discovering the tricks. This particular puzzle has a huge following and there are many videos of first time attempts. Perhaps you can hold the next fastest time!
Need a 3d maze on the go? Check out the Perplexus Q-Bot. Small enough to fit in a pocket, this little maze can be brought anywhere you need to pass the time. Don't be set aside by the size. This little maze packs in 33 different challenges!