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New Designer Felix Ure’s FIRST puzzle

How is it possible that a new designer can come up with such an amazing first release? Simple goal. Tactile to handle. VERY difficult solution. Luxurious and substantial. This puzzle has all the elements of a great puzzle. You can

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Hanayama. Old favourites. New puzzles. Hard puzzles.

HANAYAMA. Some old favourites (take that as meaning hard ones!) back in stock and some new ones to try. #Hashtag – yep that’s what they actually called it! Disc. Cake. Padlock. Infinity. Nutcase.  and lots more… We’ve got so many

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Two new bolt puzzles from Wil Strijbos

Like many other bolt puzzles the goal is to try to remove the washer. Unlike other bolt puzzles these designs by Wil Strijbos use two different mechanism not used in other trick opening bolt puzzles before. Nipple Bolt and Low

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Puzzle Designer Wil Strijbos

Wil started collecting puzzles in the early 1970’s and by 1980 he had designed his first puzzle and he has not stopped since.  He is best known for his high quality, very difficult and unusual sequential discovery take-apart puzzles.  Those

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