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BrainBashers™ is a collection of brain teasers, puzzles, riddles, and optical illusions.

There is a wide range of things to do every single day, so BrainBashers is a great place to spend a long, boring Thursday using your brain.

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BrainBashers also has other items such as mazes, logic puzzles, Sudoku & other Japanese-type puzzles, stereograms, and lots of other fun stuff!

There is so much to do you could be here for days - take a look at the Site Map to see a list, or perhaps choose a random page instead.

Daily Puzzle

Add one Z to the following word to form another valid English word:


You may change the order of the letters.

Puzzle Copyright © Kevin Stone

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