6 Escape room mini wooden brain teaser puzzle gift set
This great mini six-puzzle escape room style mechanical puzzles, is a perfect gift for all ages and skill levels, from the budding young puzzler to an experienced strategist! We’ve selected six of our most popular puzzles of varying difficulty levels for this unique gift set: the Snake Cube, the Burr puzzle, the Gordian Pillar, the Falling Star puzzle, The X factor, and the Locked Brick all in mini-size perfect for travel in an elegant and sturdy wooden box! This puzzle gift set is the perfect way to keep children aged 10 and up intellectually stimulated and entertained over a vacation, long trip, or simply after school. Adults will also be challenged by these puzzles.
This puzzles set makes a wonderful desk toy for challenging friends and is a sophisticated design that looks great displayed on a bookshelf or on a coffee table.
What's in the box?
Snake cube: The string of bi-color wooden cubes from a Hamiltonian path through a 3×3×3 grid. Build your skill and patience as you twist the snake of 27 cubes back into its’ original 3x3x3 cube. This brain-teasing puzzle’s difficulty is legendary!
Burr puzzle: This classic six-piece puzzle contains three sets of rod pairs, which need to intersect to form the burr seed shaped puzzle. This medium-difficulty puzzle is a perfect way to practice your patience and concentration as you search for the perfect placement of each piece to form the burr.
Gordian Pillar puzzle: According to ancient legend, an intricate knot was tied by Gordius, the king of Phrygia, and remained tied for hundreds of years until an oracle decreed that the man who untied the knot would become the ruler of Asia. Alexander the Great came to Gordian, sliced the knot with his sword, and went on to rule a great empire. Since this time the Gordian Knot has served as a metaphor for any exceedingly complicated or intricate problem. This Gordian Pillar will challenge your patience and creativity as you struggle to solve a puzzle worthy of one of the most powerful leaders in history.
Falling Star puzzle: The Falling Star puzzle is made of nine interlocking wooden pieces. This moderately difficult puzzle will keep you entertained for hours, but not so long that you give up! The precision-cut pieces must be positioned perfectly to lock together into the beautiful Falling Star. Become an astronaut yourself as you struggle to piece this celestial puzzle back together!
The X factor: This tricky puzzle forms an X trapped inside a wooden square. The objective is to release the X from the square, but it requires more than the usual brainpower to solve this one. This functional puzzle is perfect for kids, who might just be creative enough to find the solution! Hint: this is one puzzle where it might help to throw it around a few times!
Locked Brick: This tricky burr puzzle forms a locked brick. Made of 12 identical pieces, this puzzle requires skill, patience and careful fingers to release and even more patience to put back together! Once you’ve solved it, this puzzle makes a unique desk toy that will be sure to entertain you and drive your friends and colleagues crazy as they try to rebuild the Locked Brick!
Snake cube: 27 cubes - difficulty level 3 out of 5
Burr puzzle: 6 pieces - difficulty level 3 out of 5
Gordian Pillar puzzle: 1 piece + 1 ring - difficulty level 3 out of 5
Falling Star puzzle: 9 pieces - difficulty level 3.5 out of 5
The X factor: 2 pieces - difficulty level 3 out of 5
Locked Brick: 15 piece - difficulty level 3.5 out of 5
|Number of Pieces||6|
|Number of Players||1+|
|Play Length||2-8 hours|
|Recommended Age||10 and up|
|Wood Type||Rubber Wood|
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