New York, USA 4D Cityscape Time Puzzle
Explore the history of New York City with this multi-dimensional puzzle. Assemble the geographic base, then add the modern-day foam infrastructure layer and plastic buildings. A timeline is included so you can place each building according to the order in which they were first built. Finished puzzle measures 28"x 12"x 4.5".
This puzzle recreates Manhattan's famous skyline, not only in three dimensions using scale-model buildings, but also along the fourth dimension of time, spanning 201 years of architectural history. The puzzle includes 120 plastic building replicas that depict the city as it appeared as far back as 1812 through to 1971 with the addition of the World Trade Towers, and into the future to 2013 with the completion of the One World Trade Center (Freedom Tower).
The puzzle includes such iconic structures as the Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building, and the United Nations. The buildings fit into pre-cut holes in a traditional 2D jigsaw puzzle that form the city's street layout and islands. The product includes a Time Poster that directs you through time as you rebuild New York's skyline history.
Travel through four dimensions to Tolkien's domain! First, complete a Middle Earth jigsaw map puzzle and then add a topographical map puzzle. Next, add detailed, miniature 3D signage and replicas of mountains and models of places such as Isengard, the Mount of Doom, and Rivendell. Puzzles are replete with mini map guides, various-sized generic mountains, key location descriptions and identified regions and structures. A historical poster, a booklet guide of important facts and a timeline complete your set. Average construction time is 5 hours. Hobbit is 30" x 18" x 13", 1390 pc, with 32 models. Lord of the Rings is 37" x 25" x 5", 2100 pc, with 42 models.