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  Perplexus - Epic
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Item: PL018 
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You've mastered the Original, but - can you conquer the Perplexus Epic?

125 barriers to your success give you a spectacularly solid challenge that will have you sweating all the way to the finish!

With gnarly new twists and turns, intricate ins and outs, and mind-straining mental stimulus - It really is EPIC!

Strategically guide the metal ball through all the winding tracks - The swish and fling, the uphill climb, the dead-man's curve, the cable car, and so many more - Until finally, just MAYBE, you make it all the way to the finish. Your hand-eye coordination and maze-challenge thirst will never be the same!

Measuring an impressive 8.5 inches in diameter, this puzzle is packed with layer upon layer of detailed maze structures for long-lasting 3D puzzle fun. Family and friends will gather around to spectate and soon edge their way in for a turn.

It might take you a while to solve this puzzle, but who knows how long it'll actually stay in your hands - Someone might grab it from you first!

Set the ball rolling and get your brain churning - The Perplexus Epic is going to require much more mental persistence than you've ever imagined possible.

Perplexus Epic 3D Puzzle Challenge!
  • Flip, twist, and turn the puzzle sphere to solve the puzzle
  • Easy to play - much more challenging to complete
  • Improves hand-eye coordination and spatial relations
  • Develops motor and dexterity skills
  • Packed with 125 obstacles to work through
  • Arrows on tracks show you which way to go
  • Great for travel - no loose pieces
  • Includes Perplexus Epic, display stand
  • Lasting fun for a wide range of ages
  • Highly durable construction and materials




    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 8 years of age.



    Toy Value Index
    9.28
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    Toy IQ
    173
    High Genius
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      UPC 093514009546
      Manufacturer SKU 954
      Date Added to Fat Brain Toys 6/29/2011
      Manufactured In Peoples Republic of China
      Manufacturer Recommended Minimum Age 8 years
      Fat Brain Toys Monthly Sales Ranking #36
      Diameter 8.5 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:
    Aspergers, Autism, Sensory Integration Disorder
    "This gift is perfect for an Aspergers child! My brilliant 8 year old nephew was so excited to receive this he didn't want to open any more gifts. He has other Perplexus puzzles and will often use them before bed to wind down. They capture his focus and allow him to concentrate for a long time while having tons of fun. Fat Brain Toys will be my first stop when shopping for him in the future because of the awesome special needs lists. So wonderful!"

    Identified Special Needs Challenges:
    Autism
    "I purchased this product (in addition to the other Perplexus products) for the students in my Academic Resource class who are all identified on the autism spectrum. The students, ages 12-14, enjoy puzzles, especially those with a strong visual component. The Perplexus-Epic provides the visual stimulation they need and allows them to focus on solving a single task. They enjoy the challenge of the twists and turns and the game is non-competitive, except with themselves. They can play independently, but there is almost always someone else looking on and encouraging the player thus increasing their social interactions. "

    Identified Special Needs Challenges:
    ADD/ADHD
    "My son has ADHD and this toy allows him to spend his free time hyper-focusing on this fun activity. He craves it. My other son is not special needs and neither is my husband and they both love the toy too. They seem to be able to put it down easier than my son with ADHD."

    Identified Special Needs Challenges:
    Aspergers
    "Great tool for especially gifted young man (8, Aspergers) with advanced math, engineering, spacial interests. Simple enough to not require parental assistance. Complex enough to hold his interest for hours. "

    Identified Special Needs Challenges:
    ADD/ADHD, Aspergers
    "I actually bought this for my office and decided to keep it for my autistic grandson."



    Total Customer Reviews: 310
    Average Customer Rating: 4.69 (site average 4.56)
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    Fun for kids AND adults!!
    Posted 18 days ago by CLAYTON A WHITBECK

    This mind working ball of fun is just awesome!! My son and nephew love it so much and my husband and I ask for a turn whenever they take a break. It's so fun to have to move the ball around and try to figure out the different ways that it goes. This one is definitely a lot more challenging than the original perplexes, but we have all mastered that one. So this is a great new challenge!

    Rating: 5
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    A rating of Perplexus - Epic
    Posted 2/11/2015

    We bought this for our 11 y/o and he really enjoys it. His grandmother bought him something very similar but a different brand and he solved it rather quickly. Perplexus Epic is more challenging but not frustrating. He doesn't play with it constantly but when he does bring it out he works on it for a long period of time. I'm definitely glad that I went with the epic over the regular one considering how quickly he solved the other puzzle ball.

    Rating: 4
    1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.
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    My rating of Perplexus - Epic
    Posted 1/30/2015 by BONNIE KREIKEMEIER

    It's a little more difficult than the previous ones when have but it's a good challenge!

    Rating: 5
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    Perplexus
    Posted 1/7/2015

    When playing with the easier version that my kids had, my dad couldn't put it down. He looked to love this one, but the ball seemed too big for the hole between #19-20. We're going to exchange it for another, and assume the fun will continue. Its great as it has a 'play in' entry point around #34 -- so we still moved on from the sticking point.

    Rating: 4
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    Fun Gift
    Posted 12/31/2014 by JAMINI

    Our nephew loved this toy and the family wanted to play with it too

    Rating: 5
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