Ashley Smith is the creator of the  Riyechi™ puzzle.  He has been very kind and written a blog post to tell us about it.  If you are looking for a challenging logic puzzle game, then this is it! Ever wanted a puzzle that exercises your word wizardry as well as your lust for logic? Riyechi™ could be just what you are Read more…

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 When was the last time you played Hangman? When it comes to good word puzzle games, it’s hard to top.  It can be adapted for puzzlers of all ages and can be used in a variety of settings.  It’s also a great game for the brain because it really gets you thinking.     History of Hangman According to Tony Auguard’s Oxford Guide Read more…

Just as some people can’t function without their coffee in the morning, there are some people who wouldn’t think to start their day without doing the crossword puzzle. For some it’s habit, for some it’s a challenge, and for all of them, it’s one possible step toward warding off dementia. For many years, doctors believed that Alzheimer’s and dementia were Read more…

Business today is fast paced, as we all know.  It is centred around computer screens, telephones and electronic communication.  Workers need good brain health  so they can keep up with everything.  Numbers, passwords, names, locations, log in details and much more all jostle for room in our poor brains. For many of us it can be difficult to keep up.  Read more…

We all know how important it is to keep our minds active at all ages, but it becomes increasingly important after 50 years of age.  Age, combined with all those life habits which aren’t so good for you, start to show up in slowed brain function. Playing and solving puzzles is an excellent way to help keep your brain active.  Read more…

Puzzling is generally a pretty solitary activity, but sometimes you just want to share what you love doing with family and friends.  Perhaps you might enjoy a little bit of conversation or human contact as your brain spins over the clues.   Solving puzzles as a group activity is not only great for your mind, opening it up to other Read more…

Have you ever thought about the amount of time you spend travelling for work, whether it is commuting by train, or perhaps even on a domestic or long haul flight.  It really is worth filling those hours with something useful and enjoyable. Solving online puzzles fits the bill perfectly  One of the main advantages of solving puzzles while travelling is the convenience Read more…

  Sudoku may not be a puzzle game for everyone but for hardened Sudoku fans, once you start you just can’t get enough. So what is the secret to solving Sudoku?  Patience is definitely a good place to start.  At first glance a Sudoku puzzle may look complicated but it is easier than you may initially think.  In fact, you Read more…

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