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Deleted puzzles by artist Shu Mizoguchi

This page shows puzzles that are no longer available, just for historical curiosity, and for completeness.

In some cases puzzles are reissued with a different code number: if you have the old code number from somewhere, this page should show you the replacement (which may still be available).

1000 pieces

Dolce
© Shu Mizoguchi

Dolce (Shu)

Two wispy, angelic figures gather round the piano...

Detail

Born in Hiroshima in 1972, the artist developed his talent for original art while working as a graphic artist for a game company. He is now an independent creator of fantasy works.

Mizoguchi is his family name; he signs his work "Shu", the short form of his given name (Shuichi). On the box his name is given as "SHU Mizoguchi", somewhat confusingly, given the recent trend to writing the family name first capitalized.

* This is a glow-in-the-dark puzzle.

Permanently unavailable
An Appleone puzzle: 1000 pieces; 50 x 75 cm (20" x 30")
Code: A10438 (1000-438 on box)
Retail price ¥3900

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Emerge
© Shu Mizoguchi

Emerge (Shu)

A humanoid robot in female form is born...

Born in Hiroshima in 1972, the artist developed his talent for original art while working as a graphic artist for a game company. He is now an independent creator of fantasy works.

Mizoguchi is his family name; he signs his work "Shu", the short form of his given name (Shuichi). On the box his name is given as "SHU Mizoguchi", somewhat confusingly, given the recent trend to writing the family name first capitalized.

* This is a glow-in-the-dark puzzle.

Permanently unavailable
An Appleone puzzle: 1000 pieces; 50 x 75 cm (20" x 30")
Code: A10439 (1000-439 on box)
Retail price ¥3900

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Entrance
© Shu Mizoguchi

Entrance (Shu)

A humanoid robot gazes with us into the void. The title is the artists's, and the Japanese subtitle makes clear that this means the beginning of something...

Born in Hiroshima in 1972, the artist developed his talent for original art while working as a graphic artist for a game company. He is now an independent creator of fantasy works.

Mizoguchi is his family name; he signs his work "Shu", the short form of his given name (Shuichi). On the box his name is given as "SHU Mizoguchi", somewhat confusingly, given the recent trend to writing the family name first capitalized.

* This is a glow-in-the-dark puzzle.

Permanently unavailable
An Appleone puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: A10440 (1000-440 on box)
Retail price ¥3900

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Axia
© Shu Mizoguchi

Axia (Shu)

A fantasy creature - half girl, half butterfly - plays a glass violin...

Detail

Born in Hiroshima in 1972, the artist developed his talent for original art while working as a graphic artist for a game company. He is now an independent creator of fantasy works.

Mizoguchi is his family name; he signs his work "Shu", the short form of his given name. On the box his name is given as "SHU Mizoguchi", somewhat confusingly, given the recent trend to writing the family name first capitalized.

* This is a glow-in-the-dark puzzle.

Permanently unavailable
An Appleone puzzle: 1000 pieces; 50 x 75 cm (20" x 30")
Code: A10457 (1000-457 on box)
Retail price ¥3900

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Odette
© Shu Mizoguchi

Odette (Shu)

Odette is, of course, the heroine of Swan Lake, and here the dancer's actions are mirrored by the swan behind her.

Detail

Born in Hiroshima in 1972, the artist developed his talent for original art while working as a graphic artist for a game company. He is now an independent creator of fantasy works.

Mizoguchi is his family name; he signs his work "Shu", the short form of his given name. On the box his name is given as "SHU Mizoguchi", somewhat confusingly, given the recent trend to writing the family name first capitalized.

* This is a glow-in-the-dark puzzle.

Permanently unavailable
An Appleone puzzle: 1000 pieces; 50 x 75 cm (20" x 30")
Code: A10460 (1000-460 on box)
Retail price ¥3900

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Luminario
© Shu Mizoguchi

Luminario (Shu)

Fantasy carousel - but the only rider gazes back into the distance.

Detail

Born in Hiroshima in 1972, the artist developed his talent for original art while working as a graphic artist for a game company. He is now an independent creator of fantasy works.

Mizoguchi is his family name; he signs his work "Shu", the short form of his given name. On the box his name is given as "SHU Mizoguchi", somewhat confusingly, given the recent trend to writing the family name first capitalized.

* This puzzle is printed with more ink colours for extra-vivid effect.

Permanently unavailable
An Appleone puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: A10464 (1000-464 on box)
Retail price ¥3600

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Aquallure
© Shu Mizoguchi

Aquallure (Shu)

A diaphanously clad mermaid swims demurely, bathed in moonlight...

Born in Hiroshima in 1972, the artist developed his talent for original art while working as a graphic artist for a game company. He is now an independent creator of fantasy works.

Mizoguchi is his family name; he signs his work "Shu", the short form of his given name (Shuichi). On the box his name is given as "SHU Mizoguchi", somewhat confusingly, given the recent trend to writing the family name first capitalized.

* This puzzle is printed with more ink colours for extra-vivid effect.

Permanently unavailable
An Appleone puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: A10465 (1000-465 on box)
Retail price ¥3600

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Etranger
© Shu Mizoguchi

Etranger (Shu)

A princess in her carriage is whisked away with an escort of swans. Her destination, the fairy castle in the sky...

Detail

Born in Hiroshima in 1972, the artist developed his talent for original art while working as a graphic artist for a game company. He is now an independent creator of fantasy works.

Mizoguchi is his family name; he signs his work "Shu", the short form of his given name (Shuichi). On the box his name is given as "SHU Mizoguchi", somewhat confusingly, given the recent trend to writing the family name first capitalized.

* This puzzle is printed with more ink colours for extra-vivid effect.

Permanently unavailable
An Appleone puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: A10468 (1000-468 on box)
Retail price ¥3600

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Cherry breezes
© Shu Mizoguchi

Cherry breezes (Shu)

A contemporary-looking young woman in traditional attire walks among the scattering cherry petals, accompanied by a bevy of ducks. With the long-sleeved kimono, she might be just fresh from a university graduation ceremony.

Detail

Born in Hiroshima in 1972, the artist developed his talent for original art while working as a graphic artist for a game company. He is now an independent creator of fantasy works.

Mizoguchi is his family name; he signs his work "Shu", the short form of his given name (Shuichi). On the box his name is given as "SHU Mizoguchi", somewhat confusingly, given the recent trend to writing the family name first capitalized.

* This is a glow-in-the-dark puzzle.

Permanently unavailable
Discontinued January 2017
An Appleone puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: A10484 (1000-484 on box)
Retail price ¥3900

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Prelude
© Shu Mizoguchi

Prelude (Shu)

Born in Hiroshima in 1972, the artist developed his talent for original art while working as a graphic artist for a game company. He is now an independent creator of fantasy works.

Mizoguchi is his family name; he signs his work "Shu", the short form of his given name (Shuichi). On the box his name is given as "SHU Mizoguchi", somewhat confusingly, given the recent trend to writing the family name first capitalized.

* This is a glow-in-the-dark puzzle.

Permanently unavailable
An Appleone puzzle: 1000 pieces; 50 x 75 cm (20" x 30")
Code: A10607 (1000-607 on box)
Retail price ¥3900

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Al fine
© Shu Mizoguchi

Al fine (Shu)

Born in Hiroshima in 1972, the artist developed his talent for original art while working as a graphic artist for a game company. He is now an independent creator of fantasy works.

Mizoguchi is his family name; he signs his work "Shu", the short form of his given name (Shuichi). On the box his name is given as "SHU Mizoguchi", somewhat confusingly, given the recent trend to writing the family name first capitalized.

* This is a glow-in-the-dark puzzle.

Permanently unavailable
An Appleone puzzle: 1000 pieces; 50 x 75 cm (20" x 30")
Code: A10608 (1000-608 on box)
Retail price ¥3900

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Aquangel
© Shu Mizoguchi

Aquanjewel (Shu)

The bubbles rising through the picture suggest we are underwater — in an ambiguous way...

Born in Hiroshima in 1972, the artist developed his talent for original art while working as a graphic artist for a game company. He is now an independent creator of fantasy works.

Mizoguchi is his family name; he signs his work "Shu", the short form of his given name (Shuichi). On the box his name is given as "SHU Mizoguchi", somewhat confusingly, given the recent trend to writing the family name first capitalized.

* This is a glow-in-the-dark puzzle.

Permanently unavailable
An Appleone puzzle: 1000 pieces; 50 x 75 cm (20" x 30")
Code: A10630 (1000-630 on box)
Retail price ¥3900

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Geographia
© Shu Mizoguchi

Geographia (Shu)

A fantasy of aerial navigation... watched by a figure with a white horse

Born in Hiroshima in 1972, the artist developed his talent for original art while working as a graphic artist for a game company. He is now an independent creator of fantasy works.

Mizoguchi is his family name; he signs his work "Shu", the short form of his given name (Shuichi). On the box his name is given as "SHU Mizoguchi", somewhat confusingly, given the recent trend to writing the family name first capitalized.

* This is a glow-in-the-dark puzzle.

Permanently unavailable
An Appleone puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: A10633 (1000-633 on box)
Retail price ¥3900

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Rondo memories
© Shu Mizoguchi

Rondo memories (Shu)

Omnibus collection of Shu's works, one for each month from January to December...

Born in Hiroshima in 1972, the artist developed his talent for original art while working as a graphic artist for a game company. He is now an independent creator of fantasy works.

Mizoguchi is his family name; he signs his work "Shu", the short form of his given name (Shuichi). On the box his name is given as "SHU Mizoguchi", somewhat confusingly, given the recent trend to writing the family name first capitalized.

* This is a glow-in-the-dark puzzle.

Permanently unavailable
An Appleone puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: A10655 (1000-655 on box)
Retail price ¥3800

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954 pieces

Alice passé
© Shu Mizoguchi

Alice passé (Shu)

Three vignettes from Shu's Alice series: Alice in the rabbit's room, "Eat me", and the mad hatter's tea party.

Born in Hiroshima in 1972, the artist developed his talent for original art while working as a graphic artist for a game company. He is now an independent creator of fantasy works.

Mizoguchi is his family name; he signs his work "Shu", the short form of his given name (Shuichi). On the box his name is given as "SHU Mizoguchi", somewhat confusingly, given the recent trend to writing the family name first capitalized.

Permanently unavailable
An Appleone puzzle: 954 pieces; 102 x 34 cm (40" x 13")
Code: A96001 (954-001 on box)
Retail price ¥3300

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300 pieces

Fantastico
© Shu Mizoguchi

Fantastico (Shu)

The scene is truly fantastic—a girl looks out on a strange landscape, across a sea of clouds, while a flight of dolphins passes overhead...

Born in Hiroshima in 1972, the artist developed his talent for original art while working as a graphic artist for a game company. He is now an independent creator of fantasy works.

Mizoguchi is his family name; he signs his work "Shu", the short form of his given name (Shuichi). On the box his name is given as "SHU Mizoguchi", somewhat confusingly, given the recent trend to writing the family name first capitalized.

* This is a glow-in-the-dark puzzle.

Permanently unavailable
An Appleone puzzle: 300 pieces; 26 x 38 cm (10" x 15")
Code: A03190 (300-190 on box)
Retail price ¥2000

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Dolce
© Shu Mizoguchi

Dolce (Shu)

Two wispy, angelic figures gather round the piano...

Born in Hiroshima in 1972, the artist developed his talent for original art while working as a graphic artist for a game company. He is now an independent creator of fantasy works.

Mizoguchi is his family name; he signs his work "Shu", the short form of his given name (Shuichi). On the box his name is given as "SHU Mizoguchi", somewhat confusingly, given the recent trend to writing the family name first capitalized.

* This is a glow-in-the-dark puzzle.

Permanently unavailable
An Appleone puzzle: 300 pieces; 26 x 38 cm (10" x 15")
Code: A03191 (300-191 on box)
Retail price ¥2000

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Evening cherry dream
© Shu Mizoguchi

Evening cherry dream (Shu)

Born in Hiroshima in 1972, the artist developed his talent for original art while working as a graphic artist for a game company. He is now an independent creator of fantasy works.

Mizoguchi is his family name; he signs his work "Shu", the short form of his given name (Shuichi). On the box his name is given as "SHU Mizoguchi", somewhat confusingly, given the recent trend to writing the family name first capitalized.

* This is a glow-in-the-dark puzzle.

Permanently unavailable
An Appleone puzzle: 300 pieces; 26 x 38 cm (10" x 15")
Code: A03245 (300-245 on box)
Retail price ¥2000

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Forget-me-not violets
© Shu Mizoguchi

Forget-me-not violets (Shu)

Born in Hiroshima in 1972, the artist developed his talent for original art while working as a graphic artist for a game company. He is now an independent creator of fantasy works.

Mizoguchi is his family name; he signs his work "Shu", the short form of his given name (Shuichi). On the box his name is given as "SHU Mizoguchi", somewhat confusingly, given the recent trend to writing the family name first capitalized.

* This is a glow-in-the-dark puzzle.

Permanently unavailable
An Appleone puzzle: 300 pieces; 26 x 38 cm (10" x 15")
Code: A03246 (300-246 on box)
Retail price ¥2000

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