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1-2 players | 10 min | Ages 6+

Abstract, pattern building, puzzle

Katamino is a puzzle game with both 2D and 3D challenges. A strategic challenge for one or two players, Katamino provides more than 500 puzzles of progressive difficulty to solve. With nearly limitless combinations this is a game that players just can’t put away. There will always be a harder puzzle to solve in Katamino!

The game consists of 12 different pieces constructed of right-angled blocks, each made of 5 "squares." The game board is constructed with a movable divider, increasing the surface area to fill with 4 to 12 pieces.

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  • 12 wooden pentaminos
  • 1 game board
  • 1 slider
  • 1 rulebook (download here)

Game info

Dimensions: 12.3 x 7.5 x 1.8 in

Weight: 1.88 lbs

Release date: 1992

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  • Awards

    2003 National Parenting Center’s Seal of Approval

    2003 Parent’s Choice Recommended

    2004 NETS Gold Star Award

    2011 Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Seal Award Winner

  • SAHM Reviews

    "How does one design a game that is easy enough for a pre-K child, yet still challenging enough for an adult? You make it so you can choose a custom level of difficulty each time you play."

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  • Meeple Mountain

    "If you enjoy puzzles or have/know kids who do, Katamino is a good entry into the pentominoes and their puzzle-y possibilities."

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