BrainsBreaker

BrainsBreaker

Download Editors' Rating:
5
Spectacular
Average User Rating:
4.0
out of 9 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    5.1.2.4
  • Total Downloads:
    116,450
  • Date Added:
    April 02, 2012
  • File Size:
    11.35MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    12
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows XP/Vista/7

Editors' Review

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BrainsBreaker provides a set of digital jigsaw puzzles to challenge puzzle beginners and experts alike. With excellent customization and easy play, this program will create die-hard puzzle nuts.

The program's interface was a pleasure, with big buttons and intuitive flow. Users should not have to consult the Help file to work their way through and to begin solving. First, users select the puzzle they want to solve. A screen showcasing the pictures of each puzzle (ranging from nature landscapes, animals, architecture, and more) allows users to quickly pick. Next, users are given full control of customization, allowing the picture to be broken up into as few as 60 pieces to as many as 620 pieces, varying the level of challenge accordingly. Also, users can select their piece shapes, ranging from classic jigsaw to geometric shapes to mosaic tiles to more. Putting together the puzzle was equally intuitive and fun. Users simply click and drag the various pieces, rotating them with their mouse wheel, until they match the picture. Overall, BrainsBreaker does an impressive job of mimicking the actual experience of puzzle solving. BrainsBreaker is also bursting with excellent features, including virtual pile areas for similar pieces and a button that allows you to see only edge pieces. But the finest feature is the capability to create your own puzzle by downloading a photo.

The program's trial does restrict you from accessing all of the puzzle options. Still, thanks to its simple operation and fun approach, this program is a great alternative for puzzle solvers.

 
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User Reviews
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  • 5 stars

    ""Very enjoyable, challenging and yes addictive""

    November 18, 2011   |   By weathermat

    Version: BrainsBreaker 5.1.0.4

    Pros

    This much better than a few years ago.

    Cons

    I had this several years ago, nothing but trouble.

    Summary

    Excellent puzzle maker!

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  • 3 stars

    "Not a bad game"

    July 31, 2011   |   By Pks29733steel

    Version: BrainsBreaker 5.0.7

    Pros

    Easy to use

    Cons

    None at all

    Summary

    Enjoyable game.

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  • 5 stars

    "couldn't ask for more from this one"

    February 06, 2011   |   By glennj6556

    Version: BrainsBreaker 4.10.109

    Pros

    multiple piece shapes, multiple sizes to put together, make puzzles from your own photos

    Cons

    none! I would not change a thing!

    Summary

    excellent jigsaw puzzle game and well worth the purchase.

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  • 4 stars

    "Fun yet can be addictive"

    January 09, 2011   |   By Noelspirit

    Version: BrainsBreaker 4.10.109

    Pros

    easy to use, make puzzles easy or hard, your preference. lots or puzzles and can even make your own puzzles from photos.

    Cons

    can be addictive. puzzle assortment needs to be updated.

    Summary

    jig-saw puzzle aficionados will love this program.

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  • 5 stars

    "everything I wanted + a few nifty unexpected features"

    July 01, 2010   |   By davinB

    Version: BrainsBreaker 4.10.105

    Pros

    Very intuitive user interface, nice selection of puzzles you can download and -- most importantly -- an easy interface to add, and organize, new puzzles based on anything you can "capture" using a graphics program. All this for a reasonable price.

    Cons

    A handy list of "cheats" would be cool.

    Summary

    If you like jig saw puzzles that you can save -- part way through assembling them -- without having to pick up all the pieces -- this is a great program. Variable difficulty levels is also a nice feature. I admit, this is the first jig saw application I have bought but, after using it fort about a month, I'm very satisfied.Three thumbs up!

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  • 5 stars

    "Love This!!"

    June 25, 2010   |   By ljyoung115

    Version: BrainsBreaker 4.10.001

    Pros

    I love the way the pieces snap together when correct and the sound of the peices turning. Plus when you buy it you can take any picture you have, make a puzzle out of it, and e-mail it to whoever you want. Very addicting!

    Cons

    None. I bought BrainsBreaker years ago, but that was 4 or 5 computers ago. I loved it then and love it now.

    Summary

    This is especially great for kids with autism because most of them love puzzles, and with this game you don't end up with puzzle pieces all over the house. The kids can't loose them.

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  • 5 stars

    "Great Program!"

    September 28, 2009   |   By Leppod

    Version: BrainsBreaker 4.9.307

    Pros

    love creating puzzles from my own digital images. the ability to share puzzles via email with family (they don't need to have Brainsbreaker to play them). options galore...wonderful program.

    Cons

    none i can think of.

    Summary

    If you like puzzles, you'll love Brainsbreaker!

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  • 3 stars

    "What Changed???"

    August 09, 2009   |   By johnkirch

    Version: BrainsBreaker 4.9.307

    Pros

    I don't see anythinf different

    Cons

    I don't see anythinf different

    Summary

    It's stil a pleasant pastime application, I've had it for years and have enjoed it.

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  • 1 stars

    "ok"

    July 08, 2008   |   By minicat24

    Version: BrainsBreaker 4.9.300

    Pros

    plein de jeux

    Cons

    des nouveautes

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    General
    Publisher Juan Trujillo
    Publisher web site http://www.jttsoft.com/
    Release Date April 02, 2012
    Date Added April 02, 2012
    Version 5.1.2.4
    Category
    Category Games
    Subcategory Sudoku, Crossword & Puzzle Games
    Operating Systems
    Operating Systems Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows
    Additional Requirements None
    Download Information
    File Size 11.35MB
    File Name jigsaw-puzzle-setup.exe
    Popularity
    Total Downloads 116,450
    Downloads Last Week 12
    Pricing
    License Model Free to try
    Limitations Limited functionality
    Price $19.95

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