This is a great little book of 100 puzzles. It will challenge anyone from 10 to 100.It is small and will fit into your pocket and be ready to fill some idle time. While these little puzzles look simple; looks are often deceiving.
Here are a few examples:
1 3 5 7 8 _ _
What are the next two numbers in this logical sequence?
What do the words above have in common?
All the above words have something in common. What is it?
9 and 10.The series lists only [Read More...]
Gear Planet was suggested by Ferdinand Lammertink. Ferdinand is best known as the inventor of several Thinkfun puzzles, including Backspin and Port-to-Port and recently Perilous Pipes by Popular Playthings. There are a total of 11 tiles in this puzzle toy and they can turn around the sphere. It features a green gear at the top and a blue gear at the bottom. The gear moves the tiles. There is a gearing and sliding mechanism for scrambling the tiles. The object is to get them all back in order. Experts may recognize some similarity between the gearing of four tiles, [Read More...]
Pass the challenges of the sorcererís rings and you can become a puzzle wizard. Ring Pass Not 2 absolutely rocks, now you can play it in classic, survival and intense mode. The players will need to fit the tiles in the sorcererís ring. The player can match either symbol or color to complete a full ring and prevent the dragon from incinerating you. The player will need to accomplish four standard deals in order to complete a level. There are now extra deal bonus tool that will help you go through the tricky rings.
This Love Hate ambigram is very cool. When you first look at it you see “hate”. Look carefully and you can see the word “love”. About the Ambigrams
Ambigrams are both interesting and fascinating. Ambigrams are also known as calligraphic design that can be able to squeeze two different readings into identical set of curves. There are many types of ambigrams like that of rotational, 3 dimensional, fractal, chain, mirror image and figure ground just to name a few. John Langdon’s Ambigrams are all fantastic and it could be a wonderful experience to discover and learn more about Ambigrams by checking [Read More...]
If you enjoy challenging your mind with building games and are searching for a new addition to your android phone, then Color Cubes by EbdaSoftware is a perfect addition to your digital game collection. This is a traditional block game with all the challenges and puzzles for your mind you have come to love.
Using the process of elimination you move and shape blocks to match up large chunks of matching colors. Find the largest set of matching colors if you wish to get the highest score possible. With plenty of levels, increasing in difficulty as you move along [Read More...]
I picked this up as one of a set of three. The others are “Quotable Quotes” and “Life in these United States.”; packaged as “Quips, Quotes, and Quizzes”. This book is a set of 50 lists of words to test your knowledge. This has been a long time feature of Reader’s Digest. As an Engineer, who considers his “word knowledge” rather minimal, this book was very enjoyable. Each list has 20 words with 4 meanings to choose from. My scores ranged from 12 to 17, and rated as excellent. These little tests made me feel pretty good, but I would hardly [Read More...]
Twist Apart is a twist 2 by 2 that can be twist apart. This puzzle toy invention was from Korea. It looks like a 2 by 2 Rubiks cube. However, it is somehow hooked internally and the number of hooks is limited so it can be taken apart. The cube is easy to turn but be careful in solving the puzzle because when you make a wrong turn, it will lock. Just in case the cube locks up, simply look for another direction and take another turn.
Well just in case, your mind got extremely blown by this mind [Read More...]