The "BonBon" is a packing puzzle box by Frederic Bouche. The solution requires well over a dozen correct moves, including rotations.
|MATERIAL:||Butternut Box, Morado Pieces, and Acrylic Lid|
|EDITION:||48 Copies Released|
|SIZE:||3.7" x 3" x 2"|
The "BonBon" packing puzzle by Frederic Boucher is just a ton of fun. The set of five tetrominos must be fully inserted in the rectangular box, and there is only one very specific way to do it. The solution requires well over a dozen correct moves, including rotations.
48 copies available for sale, each signed and dated. This puzzle is shipped disassembled.
Zen Puzzler wrote a fantastic blog review of this puzzle.
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Boucher is a brilliant designer and bonbon had me scratch my head for a while.
Combining it with Eric's craftsmanship and beautiful wood choice, makes this puzzle to be in my top 3 favorite puzzles for 2020
Tge puzzles are veautifully desigbed and intriguing
It seems there is a lot of extra space in this one, but it can be quite tricky! Certain rotations are impossible, others are pretty easy but a few are doable with considerable trickery. Just when you start to get the feeling it is impossible you may be close to solving it. Or not.