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Diniar Namdarian Mechanical Puzzles

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Diniar Namdarian is a German puzzle designer and collector who has been producing a great range of unique puzzles over the last decades in the IPP Design Competition. He is well known for his intriguing sliding block puzzles, 2D assembly puzzles and interlocking caged burr.

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Diniar Namdarian Puzzles

A guide to the puzzles of Diniar. (Please feel free to update on missing puzzles).

Acrobats African Mask Arrow Block*
Be Happy By the Way Clouds and Sheep
Dog Head Enjoy Life Fence The Sheep
Fish and Swan Flutter of Butterflies Free the Bear
Football Match GetMySheep GO FOR iT
Hope H-Slider H-Slider II
I LOVE dAD i LOVE YOU Just Six Pieces
Kaleidoscope LET iT GO Magic Hat
Match Puzzle Moon and Star My Dog
My Goldfish One Circle Two Circles Rainforest
Slide Rule Sliding Chess Mate in 34 Sliding Chess Mate in 36
Sliding Chess Mate in 38 Sliding Chess Mate in 50 Sliding Chess Mate in 55
Sliding Chess Mate in 60 Sliding Chess Mate in 70 Sliding Chess Mate in 96
Sliding Cross Sliding Lock Sliding Magic Square I
Sliding Magic Square II Sliding Square Octagon Sliding Perigal
SOLUTION Stacking Cups Switch Side
Pigeon The End The Portrait of a Lady
The Sliding Tetris puzzle* Three Snakes Train Puzzle
Two Butterflies Two Dogs Two Eggs
Two Flowers GyroTwisty

*TheMetagrobologist most wanted. Do you have a copy to sell/trade? Email or PM us on our Facebook Page.


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Sliding Tetris by Diniar Namdarian © Nick Baxter (BaxterWeb)

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