Best New Fall Puzzles 2014

There have been a lot of new puzzle releases this summer and fall. So what are some of the most outstanding?  Here are my picks. FALCON — “Halloween” by Tony Ryan.  I love Halloween puzzles, and there aren’t too many good ones out. So I was excited to see this lovely entry to the genre.  It’s a traditional English town square but with costumed revelers, ghost clouds, and pumpkins. Falcon is made by Jumbo, a good, solid German brand. This puzzleRead more

Review: “Zombie Mayhem” by Bits and Pieces

    The newly-released shaped puzzle from Bits and Pieces is a ton of fun. It’s hard to find good Halloween puzzles, and this one is superb. The zombie theme is cute, there’s lots of funny detail in the image, and the unusual shaped border makes it an interesting challenge to assemble. We did the 750 piece version of this puzzle. The ‘monster’ starts to take shape: The thick pieces, bright colors, and unusual piece shapes makes the puzzle a pleasureRead more