Shannen Findlay

The best puzzles to test your mind – and your patience

Puzzles are great for challenging your brain while also allowing you to unwind and de-stress at the same time – as long as the last piece is not missing, of course! Is there anything better to do in your spare time than to be completely immersed in a brain-stimulating boardgame?

Research has proven boardgames allow people to form better memories, as well as to improve your cognitive skills. So, why wouldn’t you want to partake in the fun activity?

Here are a few of the top-rated, best-selling and most-reviewed puzzles available.

Swipe through the gallery above to see what people love most about their favourite puzzles.

Would you purchase any of these puzzles? Let us know in the comments below.