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  • Sokobond Chemistry Puzzle
    Sokobond: Chemistry meets puzzles in a fabulous way
    With a name as clever as the puzzles themselves, Sokobond promises much, and is able to deliver. Don’t dismiss it simply because science is involved – those lacking chemical knowledge may actually get more out of the game. As puzzle...
  • Munin Box
    Indie Game Review: Munin
    Munin is an interesting little game that appeared in my inbox. I had seen to press releases for it or anything. It sort of just showed up from Daedelic Entertainment. It was a puzzle game based on the Norse Pantheon and I feel like gaming needs to...
  • The Rubik's Cube is 40 years old
    Rubik's Cube: One of the world's best selling toys is 40 years old
    Over 350 million Rubik's Cubes have been sold since it was first designed. On Monday, the addictive puzzle marked its 40th anniversary. Ernő Rubik, a Hungarian professor of design, invented his 3-D combination cube in the spring of 1974. He...
  • 'Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2' Toy Maker's puzzle solved
    'Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2' Toy Maker's puzzle solved
    "Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2" was just released on February 25. Some people may be happy to see that the Toy Maker, from “Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate” is back and with a puzzle that tells his origin story...
  • Pearl Puzzle
    Puzzle series 7: how to solve Pearls
    Another great Nikoli puzzle is Masyu, also known as Pearls. It consists of a square grid of cells, occupied only by white and black circles known as pearls. These are your only clues.The solution is a closed loop, similar to Slitherlink. However,...
  • Working on puzzles (like this jigsaw) is a good way to pass time and exercise your brain.
    The link between puzzles and cognition
    Puzzles seem like mere games to many people yet there is evidence that puzzles are actually excellent tools to help people think critically, learn to problem-solve and enhance overall cognition. Puzzles makes a person think about what they are...
  • Solved Puzzle
    Puzzle series 6: how to solve Bridges
    Bridges, known more verbosely as Hashiwokakero, is a logic puzzle. Like many great logic puzzles, it was invented by Nikoli and published in Nikoli magazine (another similarity being the long, unpronounceable name).Circles represent cities and...
  • Pixel Defenders
    Pixel Defenders review: a retro match-3 puzzle
    It is always hard to introduce a game under the match three genre and make it sound appealing to serious gamers, yet that is the task at hand. Pixel Defenders Puzzle is a puzzle game currently available on Apple’s app store as well as Google...
  • 'Whodunnit?' premieres this Sunday on ABC
    ‘Whodunnit?’ premieres on ABC Sunday: Reality murder mystery awaits
    Reality television has given us survivors out in the wild, cooks competing for a job, bachelors and bachelorettes looking for love, and performers singing and dancing their hearts out for a prize. This Sunday, June 23rd reality television brings...
  • "Wheel of Fortune" contestant wins $1 million
    'Wheel of Fortune' contestant wins $1 million: See the puzzle she solved
    There are three contestants on "Wheel of Fortune" during every show; however, it was one contestant on Thursday, May 30 who won the $1 million prize.It is always exciting to watch the contestants win their way to the final round where...
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    Nerdiosity Adventures: Newgrounds indie game roundup part 1
    Remember the days when video games were hard to come by? Those days are long gone. The PC has always been a haven for indie games, but with the support of phones and consoles, the indie verse has made tremendous achievements in this console...
  • Magnets puzzle
    Puzzle series 4: how to solve Magnets
    Care to guess the arrangement of the next puzzle in this series? It’s surely a square grid of cells, right? In the case of Magnets, not exactly: instead, it looks more like a pattern of dominos. Each one takes up two cells of an invisible,...
  • Musaic Box puzzle
    Musaic Box, a puzzle for your ears
    Does Sudoku seem boring? Is it too black and white, with nothing but numbers and logic? What about crossword puzzles? Are they too difficult and uninviting to non-trivia-buffs?For the music lovers among us (and who doesn’t love music?),...
  • Colorblind Title
    Color Blind: Puzzles and Pretty Colors
    Color Blind is a game that will challenge your mind and entertain you with cleverly designed puzzles that use color and physics to bring a unique experience every new level you load. This is strictly a puzzle game with no characters or story....
  • SpaceChem
    SpaceChem review: The puzzle game for programmers
    For the engineer at heart, SpaceChem is one polished masterpiece of a game, and a tantalizingly difficult foray into virtual manufacturing puzzles. The name hints at chemistry, but the only true relation to chemistry is the names of the elements...