Brilliant Gifts for Brainiacs

Brilliant Gifts for Brainiacs

Gadget Shop Genius Puzzle

It’s mind over metal! These Gadget shop puzzles will be sure to keep you busy over the festive season. There are three different puzzles the Brain twister, brain baffler and head spinner unfortunately it is not possible to specify which puzzle you will receive.

Your Choice Science & Astronomy Magazine Subscription Gift Pack

A magazine subscription makes a perfect gift. However, choosing the right magazine for that special someone can be tricky. So, why not let them choose from the UK’s leading Science magazines?

Gadget Shop Genius Twist n Turn Puzzle

Don’t get your wire crossed! Wrap your head around this Gadget Shop Twist n Turn puzzle! Untangle the coloured wires so that none of them are crossed, twist and turn sections of the ball to help you solve the puzzle. Great for completing on long journeys or as a stocking filler.

University Challange: The Ultimate Quiz Book

This bumper quiz book allows you to pit your wits against the students with over 3000 questions drawn from the University Challenge archive. Plus there are quotes and testimonies from behind-the-scenes.

Seiko Britannica ER8100 Blue and Silver Concise Encyclopedia

This NEW electronic version of the Britannica Concise Encyclopedia is the ultimate pocket sized reference library, perfect for home, school or office. The eyecatching new case and keyboard design features a stylish blue and silver colour scheme.

Gadget Shop Genius Metal Brain Busters (Pack of 6)

Give you brain a work out over the festive season with this pack of 6 metal Brain Busters puzzles. Can you meet the challenge and separate all six metal puzzles and put them back together again?

Gadget Shop Genius Wooden Bottle Topper Puzzle

Can you crack the code to open the wine? This beech wood Bottle Topper will be sure to provide hours of entertainment and laughs. Challenge a friend to crack the code on the puzzle to open the bottle of wine. A great party piece!

Einstein’s Puzzle Universe

Try to think and reason like him as you get to grips with puzzles, enigmas, quizzes and tests of logic based around his greatest theories, experiments and discoveries

Gadget Shop Genius IQ Challenge Test Tubes Card Game

Give your brain a good work out and test your IQ with your friends and family with this pack of challenging quiz cards. Pack includes a knowledge test brain workout and a logic test and each puzzle contains 100 quiz cards.

Gadget Shop Genius Wooden 3D Noughts & Crosses Wooden Puzzle

Enjoy a traditional game of Noughts and Crosses with this beautiful wooden set. Game includes wooden pieces and a 3D playing grid, wood is sourced from a sustainable forest.

Pointless The Board Game

The game where the least likely answer is the best answer! Based on the witty and compelling BBC TV quiz show, this game brings all the best features straight from the television studio to your living room!

Gadget Shop Genius Colourful Puzzle Cube

Give your brain a work out this Christmas and see if you can find the 19,186 different ways to solve this colourful puzzle cube! Solutions included if you get stuck.

QI: The Third Book of General Ignorance

The Third Book of General Ignorance gathers together 180 questions, both new and previously featured on the BBC TV programme’s popular ‘General Ignorance’ round, and show why, when it comes to general knowledge, none of us knows anything at all.

Gadget Shop Genius Cube Racer Puzzle

Beat the timer to rebuild this cube! A great game to play solo or against friends, the timer stops automatically when the last piece is inserted. A fun game to play this season with friends and family or perfect as a stocking filler.

Mensa Quick Travel Puzzles

The Mensa brand is synonymous with high IQ, intelligence and fascinating puzzles. Carlton Books presents a book that brings the challenge of Mensa to you every day for your journey or vacation.

Gadget Shop Genius A-maze Ball

Gadget Shop Genius A-maze Ball the sphere shaped maze you cant put down! This addictive brightly coloured sphere shaped maze game will have you twisting and turning for hours.

Gadget Shop Genius Wooden Zombie Puzzle Man

This Zombie Man Puzzle will be sure to keep you or your recipient entertained for hours! Transform the puzzle into a cube then back into a zombie. Solutions provided if you get stuck. Great as a gift or for completing with family and friends.

The Times Ultimate Killer Su Doku Book

Specially compiled to provide the most deadly Su Doku challenge, this is the only volume for Su Doku enthusiasts who need a puzzle that really tests their mettle.

Gadget Shop Genius Wooden Puzzle Ball

Challenge your spatial intelligence and problem solving skills with this wooden Gadget Shop spherical 3D puzzle. Solution provided if you get stuck. Wood Sourced from a sustainable forest.

Puzzle Erasers (Pack of 2)

Erase those puzzling problems with this pack of two puzzle erasers. Pack includes 1 square eraser puzzle and 1 star eraser puzzle. Perfect as a stocking filler.

Gadget Shop Genius Puzzleman

Transform the cube into puzzleman! Two puzzles to solve – transform the cube into puzzleman and then turn him back into a cube again. Personalise your puzzleman by drawing faces that make him a hero or a villain! 

Gadget Shop Genius Mini Maze

How quickly can you do it? Test your skills with the amazing Mini Maze! Can you roll the metal ball safely through the maze without it dropping into the numbered holes? Why not challenge a friend to the best of 10 goes and count the scores?

Guardian Quiptic Crosswords: 1

Part quick, part cryptic, they give your brain a thorough workout but are easy enough to complete within a shorter time frame.

Collins CWM-109 Crossword Solver

Grab a cuppa and get ready for some crossword fun! The Crossword solver finds missing letters so you’ll never be stumped again. It also has a built-in Collins Thesaurus to help build your vocabulary. Other functions include a phonetic spellchecker, word builder, anagram solver, user wordlist and a calculator.

Gadget Shop Genius Puzzle & Book Number Crunch

Wrap your head around this Number Crunch puzzle & book.Puzzle book is full of 40 numerical challenges rated in 5 levels of difficulty.

Are You Really a Genius?: Timeless Tests for the Irritatingly Intelligent

If you think you know the answers, this book is for you. If you don’t, why not try it out on your clever friends and discover which of them is truly a genius?

Gadget Shop Genius 4 Wooden Brain Busters

4 Mind bending puzzles to test your power of logic! Take the puzzles apart and then see how long it takes to rebuild them correctly. Try it with friends to see who can complete them first!

New Scientist Magazine Subscription Gift Pack

A New Scientist magazine subscription will keep you up-to-date with the latest scientific and technological news, innovations and ideas in the exciting, ever-changing world of science – from the wonderful, the worrying, to the downright weird.

How It Works Magazine Subscription Gift Pack

How It Works magazine is a new, accessible, entertaining science and technology magazine, which delivers interesting articles and is packed full with fact and opinion to fuel the imagination.

The A-Z of Pointless: A Brain-Teasing Bumper Book of Questions and Trivia

Written with Alexander and Richard’s trademark intelligent wit and beautifully illustrated with exclusive drawings by Moose Allain, this exciting new Pointless book is the perfect festive treat for the whole family.

Gadget Shop Genius The Cube

The Ultimate seven piece mental challenge! Seven wooden pieces slot together to form a cube. Try to rebuild the cube without looking at the solution. Solution provided if you get stuck.

Gadget Shop Genius 3D-ominoes Puzzle

The brainteaser that makes you go dotty! 3D – ominoes is the brainteaser that makes you go dotty! This hexagonal sphere features 20 white dotted tiles and 12 yellow number buttons. You must position the white tiles so that the dots surrounding each yellow button add up exactly to the number on the button.

Scrabble Original

Every word counts when you’re playing the world’s most popular word game. It’s a richly rewarding, yet simple game. Ideal for the excitement of a head to head challenge or to relax with family and friends. 

Rubik’s Cube Series 1

The best selling puzzle in history, the Rubik’s Cube continues to challenge both young and old. Whilst it has 43 quintillion combinations, it can be solved in incredibly few moves.

Hasbro Trivial Pursuit Board Game Master Edition

Reveal your inner genius! Crammed with fresh, up-to-the-minute topics, Trivial Pursuit Master Edition adds a modern twist to the classic game you love. It will challenge you and fill your head with fascinating facts.

The Moscow Puzzles: 359 Mathematical Recreations

A master at making math fun for his high school students, Boris Kordemsky loaded this clever collection with a wide variety of math and logic related games and puzzles dealing with magic squares, tricky weights and measures, properties of numbers, mathematical tricks, and more.