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Thrift Treasure: Rubik’s Magic Puzzle

Thrift Treasure: Rubik’s Magic Puzzle

In the late 70’s and early 80’s, I was fascinated by the Rubik’s Cube. So was the entire world. While I loved to impress my high school classmates with the speed at which I could solve one, I must admit this was due to my ...
Rubik’s Cage Abstract Game Overview

Rubik’s Cage Abstract Game Overview

This summer will mark the five year anniversary of our feature about Rubik’s Race. We never imagined how popular the article and video would become when we bought our copy of the game at a local Goodwill. The popularity didn’t h ...
Mega Giveaway Day 148 – Rubik’s Battle Game

Mega Giveaway Day 148 – Rubik’s Battle Game

You may be a master at a Rubik’s cube and can beat an opponent at Rubik’s Race, but do you have the speed and ability to think fast enough to win at Rubik’s Battle? When we put together our list of pop culture gift ideas t ...
Mega Giveaway Day 4 – Rubik’s Flip Game

Mega Giveaway Day 4 – Rubik’s Flip Game

I remember when Rubik’s Cube first hit the market. It was unlike any other puzzle and set the standard for future handheld puzzles. The thing was ridiculously addictive and I know it was on my wish list. As we’ve shown through t ...
Thrift Treasure: Rubik’s Colormatch Game

Thrift Treasure: Rubik’s Colormatch Game

I’m sure I don’t need to remind you about how much I am a fan of the Rubik’s Cube. I could solve it in middle school in the late 70’s, solidifying my nerd-dom for the next few years. We’re also huge fans of the ...
A Rubik’s Cube for the Rest of Us

A Rubik’s Cube for the Rest of Us

Last year at the Chicago Toy & Game Fair we met Dane Christianson of Moving Parts, LLC and his brand new product, the X-Cube. This year Dane was in attendance again and not only brought the X-Cube, but another recently-finished product. ...
Thrift Treasure: Rubik’s Race

Thrift Treasure: Rubik’s Race

Ever since I learned how to solve my first cube back in the early 80’s, I have been a fan of the entire line of Rubik’s Cubes. Just because I can’t solve them all doesn’t mean I can’t appreciate their complexit ...
Mazescape Solitaire Puzzle Game Overview

Mazescape Solitaire Puzzle Game Overview

Puzzles come in all shapes and sizes. I’m not referring specifically to jigsaw puzzles, but puzzles in the general sense. There are the types of puzzles you find in newspapers and magazines like Highlights and Games Magazine. You know ...
Thrift Treasure: Stay Alive Game

Thrift Treasure: Stay Alive Game

It seems lately I’ve been having a lot of luck finding games and puzzles that were a part of my youth. That’s fine with me as it is the reason I started buying these older games in the first place. Sometimes it is to relive my p ...