2021/04/20 15:08

Four leaf clover karakuri puzzle box

  The limited edition karakuri puzzle boxes have been extremely harder to get lately, because of the number of boxes they produce are very limited.   The four leaf clover karaku...

2021/03/10 16:05

Whale Type-1 karakuri puzzle box

  The whale Type-1 karakuri puzzle box was originally created in 2017 and it was made slightly bigger than that this time, although it is still not that big.        &n...

2021/02/27 15:36

Chance meeting box - arrived again!

  Mr. Tatsuo Miyamoto, the creator of the Chance meeting box, was born in 1943 and he has created many unique puzzle boxes.    He is now 77 years old and he has still been worki...

2021/01/23 16:43

Drawer with a tree karakuri puzzle box 樹のある引き出し

  There used be a box called A box with a tree and it was my favorite at the time.   There were only two areas where you could move, but it was so difficult to open. I hadn't been ab...

2020/10/25 17:43

CMY color cube and himitsubako puzzle box

   CMY color cube is an acrylic 4cm cube with three colors; Cyan, Magenta and Yellow, on each surface.     It is getting really popular gifts for someone who appreciat...

2020/10/20 17:59

Skyscrapers karakuri puzzle box

 What is so unique about the Skyscrapers karakuri puzzle box is that the way it opens is very unique and also very pretty as a display object on your table or shelf.   There are 5 bu...

2020/10/13 18:51

CMY color cube by Keiichi Miyazaki The original

   CMY color cube has Cyan, Magenta and Yellow on each surface and the cube itself is made of Acryl.    The cube was originally developed by Mr. Keiichi Miyazaki in Japan, ...

2020/10/13 17:09

Moon and Bear karakuri puzzle box

Moon and bear karakuri puzzle box was created by Mr. Yoh Kakuda in Japan. The bear is holding the crescent moon on his hand and looking somewhat sad on his face. That is because he hasn't...

2020/10/04 17:40

Expansion New karakuri puzzle box   Very hard box

  Puzzle boxes usually open with sliding movements and sometimes you have to slide more than 300 times like Super cubi, but this Expansion is totally different from the standard sliding type p...

2020/08/20 16:00

International shipping situation updates

   As many of you have been affected by the COVID 19 pandemic, Japan has also been affected by that and the shipping is the major issue for the international customers.    ...

2020/07/11 13:59

Small 2 sun and 2.7 sun himitsubako puzzle boxes

   4 sun, which is 12 cm wide, himitsubako puzzle boxes are the most popular size at my store, because it is large enough to use it as a box to keep things in it, but as for souvenir it m...

2020/06/17 18:17

International shipping during the COVID19 pandemic

    As you may also have a trouble sending goods to outside of your country, we also have trouble sending those puzzle boxes to outside of Japan except few countries and the sit...

2020/05/26 16:04

Ripple out Karakuri puzzle box by Mr. Osamu Kasho

  Mr. Osamu Kasho tends to create somewhat unique puzzle boxes and the boxes he creates are always very sophisticated and he is very particular about every details he makes.    ...

2020/05/24 17:56

New Himitsubako No.4 is very hard to open

   There are about 10 craftsmen making these karakuri puzzle boxes and most of them are easy to open, that is because many craftsmen prefer making those puzzle boxes with unique design an...

2020/05/23 18:01

5x5x5 Karakuri puzzle box

  5x5x5 Karakuri puzzle box was created by the same craftsman as the Super cubi box I introduced earlier.   The mechanism is similar, but the movement is 125 moves (as for Super cubi, it ...