Are you the chosen one?
“Sword in Stone” is an incredibly clever mechanical puzzle that perfectly toes the line of being challenging enough to entertain an experienced puzzler, while not being too difficult for a beginner to solve. A precarious maze of paths lies out of sight within this fun puzzle. You must use your creativity to recreate this scene in your mind and prove you are the chosen one who can remove the sword.
Using a process of elimination, you will lift, lower, twist and turn the sword in stages until it is freed from its vault. But, you’re not done yet. Because the solution to the “Sword in Stone” puzzle is actually two parts. To be a true champion, you must now return the sword to its rightful resting place.
Despite the fact you just went through the process of removing the sword, you’ll be surprised by the unique and exciting challenges of doing everything in reverse. This extra element truly makes “Sword in Stone” a fun puzzle to own and is a big part of why we’ve chosen to feature it as part of Vanishing Inc. Wonders.
“Sword in Stone” is the perfect gift for puzzle lovers. It’s also a great accessory for any desk or office, and showcases many of the benefits of puzzles and brainteasers by teaching you patience, determination and deductive reasoning.