brain-teaser

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a difficult problem

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The game combines classic trivia with pop-culture references in a witty, brain-twisting mixture that's as challenging as it is entertaining.
The game combines classic sports trivia with pop-culture references in a witty, brain-twisting mixture that is as challenging as it is entertaining.
But Cixin Liu supports all of that brain-twisting theory with empathetic characters and a strong action-thriller backbone.
As Princess Ida, you'll explore a host of level environments that evoke memories of those brain-twisting Escher drawings, where the isometric perspective and innovative manipulation of your surroundings make for a stunning adventure puzzler.
The This Life actress looks like Peter Capaldi's sister, with the razor sharp cheekbones, and we reckon she'd make all the sci-fi brain-twisting guff in the show sound easy.
Players must help James Voodoo in his investigation, taking part in a brain-twisting mystery and help to save the city and all of its inhabitants from a attack by monsters.
Through brain-twisting challenges and the ability to virtually build anything you can dream up, it's just the kind of creative title the Wii was made for.
So in place of some of the rough, post-hard-core terrain and brain-twisting math rock the band crafted on those earlier records, "The Big Dirty" has a sound that owes more to old-school hard rock.
Army, the NATO military, and the CIA; now, he offers the updated second edition of Thinkertoys: A Handbook of Creative-Thinking Techniques, a jam-packed wealth of brain-twisting visual and verbal puzzles and exercises designed to stimulate new ways of solving problems and looking at situations.
Called Reversal of Fortune, it's described by the Beeb as "an exciting, brain-twisting TV quiz.
Called Reversal Of Fortune it is being billed as "an exciting, brain-twisting new TV quiz".
Each two-page spread teaches the reader about fascinating numerological concepts in plain and simple terms, from brain-twisting logic puzzles (a TV game show host has you pick from three garage doors, each with a car behind it.
There were delays, progressive delays, mounting, cascading, ever-expanding, brain-twisting delays.
The game's Multiplayer Mode allows players to challenge their friends and siblings or play cooperatively, so kids of all ages can get in on the action and enjoy the brain-twisting fun
As Princess Ida, you'll explore a host of level environments, evoking memories of brain-twisting Escher drawings, where the isometric perspective and innovative manipulation of your surroundings make for a stunning adventure puzzler, further enhanced by the incredible visual treatment.