New Brand Added: EEBOO!

It took a little longer than I’d planned to get this feature together, but I’m happy to present to you– eeboo! This exciting new brand out of New York City has been added to Puzzle Warehouse and to our brand comparison section. Check out the brand comparison feature and let me know what you think! Read more

Review: “Cycling the Cities” by Adam Turman, PuzzleTwist – 9.75/10

PuzzleTwist Puzzles Today’s post is a mix of puzzle review and brand review. PuzzleTwist is a US brand. Though their website doesn’t give an exact location, I’d guess in the Midwest since many of their puzzles cover the Minneapolis/St. Paul’s region. I’ve never done a PuzzleTwist puzzle before, and I was intrigued by the “puzzle plus” concept. All of the puzzles in the brand have some sort of twist on the box image. It might be that items are added orRead more

New D-Toys Brand Comparison added

We’ve done a new Brand Comparison page for D-Toys puzzles that have the “wide variety of shapes” sticker (these are higher quality than their 2-shapes puzzles). Check out the new evaluation. The good news is: if you like their cartoon and folk art images, you can order them without worry. JaneRead more

White Mountain Brand Comparison Updated

Since I first started doing the brand comparison two years ago, I’ve changed the scoring criteria to be more rigorous and also less subjective, with specific points added or deducted for everything I could think of. I’m still slowly going back and updating some of my very early brand comparisons to the new system. I just updated White Mountain today and, man, did they move up in our ranking with the new criteria! I’ve included some photos of their new “WinterRead more

Schmidt Premium added to our Brand Comparison!

A few weeks ago, a blog reader named Ginny contacted me with a question about Schmidt quality. She’d done a recent Schmidt puzzle and loved the quality, but then tried an older Schmidt puzzle and was disappointed. She found out via another website that Schmidt has recently introduced (2015) a new line called “Premium Quality”, which really is an overhaul of their puzzle quality. It turned out I had purchased one of these with my January Heye order, so I decidedRead more

New York Puzzle Company added to Brand Comparison

It’s been awhile since I’ve done a full review of a new brand, but here we are. Wow! It’s a lot of detail work. 🙂  If you like vintage magazine covers, you’ll like this brand. See how they did by clicking on the image or link below. Read our review of New York Puzzle Company’s brand here. JJRead more