Do you and your child love brain teasers? Then you are sure to love Constantin Brainteasers! These are unconventional designer puzzles that challenge your mind all while entertaining you in play. Constantin brain teaser toys require a lot of thought to solve. However, the harder you work to solve them, the more satisfaction they offer. Constantin brain teasers are for both kids and adults. These brain teaser puzzles are complex and challenging but fun too!
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Constantin Brainteasers Encourage Lateral Thinking
Jean-Claude Constantin is a prolific puzzle designer from Nuremberg, Germany. His unusual puzzles challenge the mind with unique and interesting shapes. This ingenious puzzle designer is known for his popular laser cut puzzles in a wide range of brain teasers for kids and adults. He makes puzzles in 2D, 3D, disentanglement and interlocking as well. Constantin’s brainteasers are a challenge for even the most dedicated puzzler and they encourage lateral thinking. That is to say reasoning that is not immediately obvious.
The skill levels for these wooden puzzles are all high so these are only for older children or those that are especially clever at brain teaser games. They are great gifts for those that enjoy a good challenge.
4 Constantin Brain Teaser Toys And Adults And Children:
Constantin Meandros Puzzle
This surprisingly challenging packing puzzle is comprised of just 13 wood pieces and a wooden base. The challenge is to see if you can you fit the 13 pieces back together once you take them apart! This wooden brainteaser is based on the greek key or meander decorative border design. Your family is sure to enjoy working on this puzzle and collaborative solving may just do the trick!
Constantin Blumenlaby Puzzle Maze (Flowers Labyrinth)
The Blumenlaby Puzzle Maze or Flowers Labyrinth is a maze with a twist, literally! You move the ball through the maze, back and forth between the two levels. Solving this one is a real brainteaser and it is like solving two labyrinths simultaneously. Plexiglass, wood and ball bearing makes a most unusual, baffling puzzle for the mind.
Constantin Heptominoes Puzzle Maze (Flowers Labyrinth)
Heptominoes is a challenging “pack” puzzle of 108 wooden puzzle pieces in 6 different tones. What is a pack puzzle? A Pack Puzzle is a puzzle that require you to “pack” the contents into the space allotted. Heptominoes can be used in more than one though. For a “quick puzzle,” (about 10-15 minutes), you take any 7 pieces out of the 108 pieces and try to make a square. There are thousands of possibilities! This is one toy that can be used in countless ways and it is a brain teaser in each variation. Heptominoes puzzle is pretty enough to leave it out on the coffee table and challenge yourself or your family to a new variation any time.
Constantin Daedalus Labyrinth Brainteasers
German puzzle-maker Jean-Claude Constantin delivered another puzzle for the mind with the Daedalus Labyrinth. Two separate mazes, one on top of the other, with a rotating disk between them that allows the ball to travel between levels as you try to find your way through this complex puzzle. This brain teasing toy has a high difficulty level and is great for adults as well as older kids.
These make great toys for those that enjoy a good logic puzzle. Learn more about these brain teasers for kids and adults or purchase Constantin puzzles at oh-toys.com
Fascinating, beautiful and baffling these Constantin brainteasers for adults and kids are sure to be an extraordinary treat for anyone who loves a good challenge! Passing the afternoon with a puzzle box is a fun way engage in problem solving and creativity at the same time. So what do you think of the designer puzzles by Jean-Claude Constantin?
A Couple more classic brain teaser toys:
A rubik’s cube (an 80s favorite!)
Fat Brain Toys Crankity Brain Teaser
Puzzle games sure are fun stuff. Do you agree?