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  Perplexus - Rookie
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Item: PL019 
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Welcome to Perplexus Rookie!

Rookie Perplexus offers newcomers to Perplexus a three-dimensional puzzle challenge like no other. 75 barriers to your success draw you into the action. This puzzle maze twists and turns, takes you in and out, down dips and around winding spirals.

Guide the metal ball toward the maze finish. Maneuver surprising routes of challenge that test your hand-eye coordination, focus and perseverance. The biggest reward of Perplexus Rookie is tough to distinguish. Is it found in the fun along the way… or the moment when the metal ball finally reaches its destination?

6.5 Inches in Diameter, Perplexus Rookie is filled with layers of detailed maze structures. It’s a brainteaser puzzle with facets you’ll find both fascinating and mind-bending. A shelter finish keeps the ball in place at the end to secure your success because after this remarkable achievement you’re going to want to show the whole family!

And when you’re successful with Rookie Perplexus, the fun doesn’t stop here! Try the Original Perplexus version or the Epic Perplexus challenge!

Perplexus Rookie
  • A perfect first Perplexus challenge
  • Flip, twist and turn the sphere to solve the puzzle
  • Easy to play but challenging to complete
  • Improves hand-eye coordination and spatial relations
  • Develops motor and dexterity skills
  • Great for travel - no loose pieces
  • Fun for the whole family




    NOTE: The orange color in the charts above indicate ages that are LESS than the manufacturer suggested age. Please purchase at your discretion if your child is younger than 4 years of age.



    Toy Value Index
    9.24
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    Toy IQ
    176
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      UPC 093514009522
      Manufacturer SKU 952
      Date Added to Fat Brain Toys 4/27/2011
      Manufactured In Peoples Republic of China
      Manufacturer Recommended Minimum Age 4 years
      Fat Brain Toys Monthly Sales Ranking #69
      Diameter 6.5 Inches

    We've collected valuable feedback from our customers on how this item is being used by children with special needs in hopes of providing guidance for other special needs caregivers. Click here to view these "Special Perspectives"...

    Identified Special Needs Challenges:
    ADD/ADHD, Learning Disabilities, Sensory Integration Disorder
    "It's a game that takes time. Makes children slow down. Makes them realize that tasks can be fun and are not just for them - but their siblings and family also. "



    Total Customer Reviews: 104
    Average Customer Rating: 4.71 (site average 4.56)
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    3D maze!
    Posted 10 days ago by Montessori Mom

    My 5 year old is obsessed with mazes so he chose this game. Essentially it's a 3D maze. It's challenging and fun! He is excited to move on to the next "level" once he passes this one.

    Rating: 5
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    Great toy
    Posted 6/26/2014 by SHERRI LYNN

    Challenging enough, but not impossible. Holds attention for decent periods of time without frustration

    Rating: 5
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    Baseball game
    Posted 6/5/2014 by BARBARA EGR

    I'm the grandmother. When we come over I ask my grandson if he wants to play a game. He brings this out!

    Rating: 4
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    My rating of Perplexus - Rookie
    Posted 3/23/2014 by Sue Kishlicky

    Perplexus is addicting to all ages - the child I bought it for loves it and we adults play with it whenever it is sitting idle. A real winner of a toy!

    Rating: 5
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    Challenging Fun
    Posted 1/24/2014 by Shannon Bassista

    My son is 4 1/2 years old and has a bit of trouble with this toy. I think once he gets better hand-eye coordination, it will be easier for him to complete. Honestly, as a parent, I have a tough time completing the maze. It is quite hard. However, we have a really fun time with it and when we play with it, we play for a while. The reason we play with it once in a while is because we are fortunate to have many other toys to play with to occupy time.

    Rating: 4
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