You Deserve a Brake Today…

Snack Brake from Daniel Alterman is an original and fun puzzle from an emerging maker whose work comes from a unique and welcome perspective.

Packing It In 2: Pack Harder

Pin Block Case from CubicDissection is a relatively simple packing puzzle with an elegant and satisfying solution.

Packing It In

Stephen Baumegger’s Gretel is a beautiful and challenging packing puzzle that displays wonderfully - if you can solve it.

Eggs-celling at Eggs-cellence

Unstable EggsCoreMods, 2019 (Available on Etsy) First, I would like to officially state that I solemnly swear not to make any more eggs-hausting puns (...starting now). I think I should start by saying that these are the first 3D-printed puzzles I have bought; I think many of us assume that only wood and metal-workers can [...]

Cards go in the Box. Box goes on the Shelf. Puzzles are on the Shelf. My Puzzles.

Jack in the Box,Jesse Born, 2019 (Sold Out) A few months ago, I received the Jack in the Box puzzle from Jesse Born. Jack is a cool concept, blending puzzle boxes with one of my other favorite collectibles, playing cards! The box allows most decks of cards to sit snugly within, allowing only the slightest [...]

Puzzle Box Train(ing)

Railroad Crossing, Karakuri Puzzle BoxAkio Kamei and Shou Sugimoto, 11th Annual Idea Contest Winner, June 2019Designed by Ichiro Sato https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NubjkoIZTkk&feature=youtu.be Unboxing Puzzle Boxes with fivesinatras The newest puzzle box from Karakuri master Akio Kamei and Shou Sugimoto is based on a winning design of the 11th Annual Karakuri Idea Contest from Ichiro Sato. This trick [...]

Ballin’

MultiballEric Fuller, CubicDissection, 2019Sold Out Puzzle Details:Puzzle Box: 2 StepsWoods: Ash, Wenge, WalnutNumber Made: 99 (signed and dated)Dimensions:Overall Size: 3" Cube It is almost immediately apparent upon holding Eric Fuller's what one must do in order to open it: get the stainless steel ball bearings out of the way so the panel can slide out. [...]

Breakdown

Slammed CarJunichi (Juno) Yananose, Pluredro, 2019Still Available Puzzle Details:Sequential Discovery Box: 15 to 20 StepsWoods: Koto, Blackbean, Jarrah, PNG RosewoodNumber Made: 100 (Still Available)Dimensions:Overall Size: 7.1" x 3.1" x 3"Compartment Size: 1.8" x 1.5" x 1.5"Weight: 14.5 oz The first impression I have of Juno's second sequential discovery puzzle is that it is no small [...]