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Jigsaw puzzles from Japan

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We usally offer 10-15% off on the month's special feature, and to avoid disappointing anyone who just misses the end of the month, we reduce the discounts gradually. Remember you can still get the standard discounts on top of these special prices: currently another 10% off all puzzle orders.

We also have Bargain sale puzzles at half-price or under!

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2016 pieces

Sagano bamboo grove lit up
© Epoch
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Sagano bamboo grove lit up - 2016 pieces

A night view of the bamboo grove at Sagano in Kyoto. With roughly 1400 pieces of bamboo, and the rest path and brushwood fence, this is a real puzzler's puzzle!

* This puzzle has smaller pieces than the standard size.

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An Epoch puzzle: 2016 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: E23546 (23-546 on package)
Normally ¥2500 - special offer 5% off: ¥2375 (approx. US$22.84 €20.47 £17.46)
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2000 pieces

Dragon Ball Z mosaic
© Bird Studio et al

Dragon Ball Z mosaic - 2000 pieces

This mosaic puzzle is made up of some 1300 tiny images from all of the TV anime episodes.

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An Ensky (Artbox) puzzle: 2000 pieces; 102 x 73 cm (40" x 29")
Code: N20110 (2000-110 on package)
Normally ¥5500 - special offer 10% off: ¥4950 (approx. US$47.60 €42.67 £36.40)
Shipping from ¥1950 (N. America, Europe, Australasia: approx. US$18.75 €16.81 £14.34)
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Kinkaku-ji
© Epoch
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Kinkaku-ji - 2000 pieces

Perhaps the most famous of Kyoto's temples, this is the "Gold pavilion." It was originally built in the 1300s, and given to the Shogun Ashikaga Yoshimitsu in 1397, but was destroyed in an arson attack in 1950. Rebuilt in 1955, the gold leaf covering was only completely restored in 1987. Like the "Silver pavilion," this is only a nickname, and the formal temple name is Rokuonji.

* This puzzle has TINY pieces!

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An Epoch puzzle: 2000 pieces; 53 x 38 cm (21" x 15")
Code: E54001 (54-001 on package)
Normally ¥2000 - special offer 5% off: ¥1900 (approx. US$18.27 €16.38 £13.97)
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1000 pieces

Cinderella in blue
© Disney

Cinderella in blue (Horaguchi) - 1000 pieces

The classic fairy-tale of Cinderella given a Horaguchi touch: everything you would expect is here, from the pumpkin carriage and horses, the castle, and the slipper, to the ballroom stairs.

Born in Tokyo, Kayo Horaguchi started her career as a clothing designer, and gained experience in textile design and graphic design in the fashion business, until going freelance in 2006 as an illustrator and artist.

* Puzzle is made of a plastic material.

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A Tenyo puzzle: 1000 pieces; 74 x 51 cm (29" x 20")
Code: TDP10026 (DP-1000-026 on package)
Normally ¥3900 - special offer 15% off: ¥3315 (approx. US$31.88 €28.58 £24.38)
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On a sunny day...
© Kayo Horaguchi

On a sunny day... (Horaguchi) - 1000 pieces

Some favourite animals here: sheep, rhinos, giraffes, and so on. It must be washing day, as one of the sheep emerges from a washing machine, while clothes, cats, and umbrellas hang out to dry.

Born in Tokyo, Kayo Horaguchi started her career as a clothing designer, and gained experience in textile design and graphic design in the fashion business, until going freelance in 2006 as an illustrator and artist.

* This puzzle has a metallic foil finish.

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An Epoch puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: E13005 (13-005 on package)
Normally ¥3900 - special offer 15% off: ¥3315 (approx. US$31.88 €28.58 £24.38)
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Finding treasure in the ocean kingdom
© Kayo Horaguchi

Finding treasure in the ocean kingdom (Horaguchi) - 1000 pieces

An exotic palace and a number of diving bears are among the less expected features, among the fish, coral, and other sea-life in this chaotic scene.

Born in Tokyo, Kayo Horaguchi started her career as a clothing designer, and gained experience in textile design and graphic design in the fashion business, until going freelance in 2006 as an illustrator and artist.

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

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An Epoch puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: E12046 (12-046 on package)
Normally ¥3600 - special offer 15% off: ¥3060 (approx. US$29.42 €26.38 £22.50)
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One step out of the door
© Kayo Horaguchi

One step out of the door (Horaguchi) - 1000 pieces

The Eiffel Tower is among the many background items giving his puzzle a very European feeling — rabbits boat and ladies, camels, and poodles stroll along the waterfront...

Born in Tokyo, Kayo Horaguchi started her career as a clothing designer, and gained experience in textile design and graphic design in the fashion business, until going freelance in 2006 as an illustrator and artist.

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An Epoch puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: E11474 (11-474 on package)
Normally ¥3000 - special offer 15% off: ¥2550 (approx. US$24.52 €21.98 £18.75)
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A dozen tales
© Kayo Horaguchi

A dozen tales (Horaguchi) - 1000 pieces

Horaguchi's typically fanciful interpretation of the zodiac. Capricorn, the goat, for example, has a design based on "MILK 1%" cartons.

Born in Tokyo, Kayo Horaguchi started her career as a clothing designer, and gained experience in textile design and graphic design in the fashion business, until going freelance in 2006 as an illustrator and artist.

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An Epoch puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: E11484 (11-484 on package)
Normally ¥3000 - special offer 15% off: ¥2550 (approx. US$24.52 €21.98 £18.75)
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The birthday party has begun
© Kayo Horaguchi

The birthday party has begun (Horaguchi) - 1000 pieces

The multi-tiered cake in the middle and the various "Happy Birthday" banners confirm the occasion, with the usual profusion of animals in attendance. But what are the cans of paint doing...?

Born in Tokyo, Kayo Horaguchi started her career as a clothing designer, and gained experience in textile design and graphic design in the fashion business, until going freelance in 2006 as an illustrator and artist.

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An Epoch puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: E11541 (11-541 on package)
Normally ¥3000 - special offer 15% off: ¥2550 (approx. US$24.52 €21.98 £18.75)
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Dragonball defenders **pending**
© Bird Studio et al

Super defenders of the world - 1000 pieces

* Crystal puzzle - made from translucent plastic, for a stained glass effect.

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An Ensky (Artbox) puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: N10AC006 (1000-AC006 on package)
Normally ¥5000 - special offer 10% off: ¥4500 (approx. US$43.27 €38.79 £33.09)
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Go, go, paradise!
© Bird Studio et al

Go, go, paradise! - 1000 pieces

* Puzzle is made of a plastic material.

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An Ensky (Artbox) puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: N10MG01 (1000-MG01 on package)
Normally ¥4000 - special offer 10% off: ¥3600 (approx. US$34.62 €31.03 £26.47)
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Dragon Ball Z mosaic
© Bird Studio et al

Dragon Ball Z mosaic - 1000 pieces

This mosaic puzzle is made up of some 1300 tiny images from all of the TV anime episodes.

* This puzzle picture is made from more than a thousand tiny images.

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An Ensky (Artbox) puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: N10346 (1000-346 on package)
Normally ¥3200 - special offer 10% off: ¥2880 (approx. US$27.69 €24.83 £21.18)
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Sagano bamboo grove (Kyoto)
© Beverly
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Sagano bamboo grove (Kyoto) - 1000 pieces

A puzzler's puzzle! A path between neatly trimmed brushwood fences wends through this bamboo grove in Sagano, Kyoto. The puzzle is full of variations in tone, but still the mass of densely crowded bamboo trunks will take a lot of patience.

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A Beverly puzzle: 1000 pieces; 72 x 49 cm (28" x 19")
Code: B51229 (51-229 on package)
Normally ¥2800 - special offer 5% off: ¥2660 (approx. US$25.58 €22.93 £19.56)
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Cherry blossom in Kyoto
© Beverly
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Cherry blossom in Kyoto - 1000 pieces

Kimono-clad maiko, young traditional entertainers, cross the bridge in Gion, the preserved area of old Kyoto.

* This puzzle has TINY pieces!

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A Beverly puzzle: 1000 pieces; 38 x 26 cm (15" x 10")
Code: BM81565 (M81-565 on package)
Normally ¥2200 - special offer 5% off: ¥2090 (approx. US$20.10 €18.02 £15.37)
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Kinkakuji
© Beverly
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Kinkakuji - 1000 pieces

Perhaps the most famous of Kyoto's temples, this is the "Gold pavilion." It was originally built in the 1300s, and given to the Shogun Ashikaga Yoshimitsu in 1397, but was destroyed in an arson attack in 1950. Rebuilt in 1955, the gold leaf covering was only completely restored in 1987. Actually, "Gold pavilion" is only a nickname, and the formal temple name is Rokuonji.

What does the name mean?
kin
gold
kaku
pavilion
ji
temple

* This puzzle has TINY pieces!

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A Beverly puzzle: 1000 pieces; 38 x 26 cm (15" x 10")
Code: BM81835 (M81-835 on package)
Normally ¥2000 - special offer 5% off: ¥1900 (approx. US$18.27 €16.38 £13.97)
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Kiyomizu  autumn colours
© Aflo
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Kiyomizu autumn colours - 1000 pieces

This very famous temple is trestled out from the side of the hill overlooking Kyoto. The original temple is said to have been founded more than 1200 years ago, but most of the present structure dates from the 1600s.

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An Epoch puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: E10786 (10-786 on package)
Normally ¥2500 - special offer 5% off: ¥2375 (approx. US$22.84 €20.47 £17.46)
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Autumn pagoda by moonlight
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Autumn pagoda by moonlight - 1000 pieces

A dramatic moonlit view of the garden of the Kyoto temple of Tō-ji, showing the historic pagoda which is the tallest wooden building in Japan.

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An Epoch puzzle: 1000 pieces; 75 x 50 cm (30" x 20")
Code: E10802 (10-802 on package)
Normally ¥2500 - special offer 5% off: ¥2375 (approx. US$22.84 €20.47 £17.46)
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950 pieces

Dragonball Z Chronicles II
© Bird Studio et al

Dragonball Z Chronicles II - 950 pieces

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An Ensky (Artbox) puzzle: 950 pieces; 102 x 34 cm (40" x 13")
Code: N9536 (950-36 on package)
Normally ¥3200 - special offer 10% off: ¥2880 (approx. US$27.69 €24.83 £21.18)
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600 pieces

Your town
© Kayo Horaguchi

A town for you (Horaguchi) - 600 pieces

A fanciful "town", incorporating typical Horaguchi elements — wild animals, caged birds, elegant ladies, and castles.

This puzzle will be an interesting challenge, not least because of the hundred or so plain black pieces at the bottom!

Detail

Born in Tokyo, Kayo Horaguchi started her career as a clothing designer, and gained experience in textile design and graphic design in the fashion business, until going freelance in 2006 as an illustrator and artist.

* This puzzle has smaller pieces than the standard size.

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An Apollo puzzle: 600 pieces; 26 x 38 cm (10" x 15")
Code: P49305 (49-305 on package)
Normally ¥2100 - special offer 15% off: ¥1785 (approx. US$17.16 €15.39 £13.13)
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500 pieces

Scenes from Frozen
© Disney

Scenes from Frozen (Disney) - 500 pieces

* This puzzle is packaged in a presentation can.

* This puzzle has micro pieces

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A Yanoman puzzle: 500 pieces; 22 x 17 cm (9" x 7")
Code: Y41111 (41-111 on package)
Normally ¥1200 - special offer 30% off: ¥840 (approx. US$8.08 €7.24 £6.18)
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To Wonderland?
© Kayo Horaguchi

To Wonderland? (Horaguchi) - 500 pieces

A riotous jumble of elements, many familiar from the Alice story: the chessboard, playing cards, possibly a tea party in progress...

Born in Tokyo, Kayo Horaguchi started her career as a clothing designer, and gained experience in textile design and graphic design in the fashion business, until going freelance in 2006 as an illustrator and artist.

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An Epoch puzzle: 500 pieces; 53 x 38 cm (21" x 15")
Code: E06038 (06-038 on package)
Normally ¥2000 - special offer 15% off: ¥1700 (approx. US$16.35 €14.66 £12.50)
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Steps to Bishamon Hall
© Amanaimages
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Steps to Bishamon Hall - 500 pieces

Steps strewn with brilliant fallen maple leaves form the approach to the Hall of Bishamon, part of the Jingo-ji complex in Kyoto. Although almost all of the picture is foliage, this framework will make the puzzle a pleasure to do.

Wikipedia articles on the Jingo-ji temple site; and Vaiśravaṇa, the original Bishamon

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An Epoch puzzle: 500 pieces; 53 x 38 cm (21" x 15")
Code: E05114 (05-114 on package)
Normally ¥1600 - special offer 5% off: ¥1520 (approx. US$14.62 €13.10 £11.18)
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Cat life in Kyoto
© Mitsuaki Iwago
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Cat life in Kyoto (Iwago) - 500 pieces

The stone statue is a maneki neko, or "beckoning cat", traditionally seen as beckoning good fortune. And the cat seems to have the same idea!

Mitsuaki Iwagō (born 1950) is a very well known Japanese wildlife photographer, whose photoessay on the Serengeti, "Natural Order on the African Plain" became an international best-seller. But he is also known for cute photographs of more domesticated animals...

(His family name is often written without the long-vowel mark, as Iwago.)

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An Epoch puzzle: 500 pieces; 53 x 38 cm (21" x 15")
Code: E06083 (06-083 on package)
Normally ¥2000 - special offer 5% off: ¥1900 (approx. US$18.27 €16.38 £13.97)
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420 pieces

Musical town
© Kayo Horaguchi

Musical town (Horaguchi) - 420 pieces

The breeze wafts music across this jolly town, a place where people and animals can share a peaceful life.

Born in Tokyo, Kayo Horaguchi started her career as a clothing designer, and gained experience in textile design and graphic design in the fashion business, until going freelance in 2006 as an illustrator and artist.

* This puzzle has smaller pieces than the standard size.

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An Epoch puzzle: 420 pieces; 52 x 18 cm (20" x 7")
Code: E52146 (52-146 on package)
Normally ¥1800 - special offer 15% off: ¥1530 (approx. US$14.71 €13.19 £11.25)
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Magic of love
© Kayo Horaguchi

Magic of love (Horaguchi) - 420 pieces

The boudoir — a place for a girl to admire her dresses, and herself of course!

Born in Tokyo, Kayo Horaguchi started her career as a clothing designer, and gained experience in textile design and graphic design in the fashion business, until going freelance in 2006 as an illustrator and artist.

* This puzzle has smaller pieces than the standard size.

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An Epoch puzzle: 420 pieces; 52 x 18 cm (20" x 7")
Code: E52154 (52-154 on package)
Normally ¥1800 - special offer 15% off: ¥1530 (approx. US$14.71 €13.19 £11.25)
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300 pieces

Evolving warrior, Son Goku
© Bird Studio et al

Evolving warrior, Son Goku - 300 pieces

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An Ensky (Artbox) puzzle: 300 pieces; 38 x 26 cm (15" x 10")
Code: N03171 (300-171 on package)
Normally ¥1500 - special offer 10% off: ¥1350 (approx. US$12.98 €11.64 £9.93)
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Tatsumi bridge (Kyoto)
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Tatsumi bridge (Kyoto) - 300 pieces

Kimono-clad maiko, young traditional entertainers, cross the bridge in Gion, the preserved area of old Kyoto.

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An Epoch puzzle: 300 pieces; 38 x 26 cm (15" x 10")
Code: E25138 (25-138 on package)
Normally ¥1200 - special offer 5% off: ¥1140 (approx. US$10.96 €9.83 £8.38)
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