From very simple to super challenging:
Katamino is a building game that helps children understand basic concepts of geometry. Multiple puzzles with solutions that can be extremely simple or extremely difficult. A solitaire puzzle or strategic game with quick rounds for two players, Katamino is unusual, loved by players of all ages and all skill levels. Recognized through numerous international awards, Katamino is one of the games purchased most often by schools, a testimony to its educational value.
Contents : 12 pentaminos, 5 small red pieces and 3 small maroon pieces, 1 game board, 1 slider to define the chosen playing area on the board. Game instructions: 6 grids to produce the Slams, 2D and 3D pattern, 1 two-players chequered board.
Game inventor : André Perriolat
Toy award 2001 – Benelux
Nets Gold Star Award 2004 – CANADA
GOOD TOY GUIDE AWARDS 2009 – ENGLAND
Prix d’Excellence 2004 – Quebec, CANADA
Parent’s Choice Recommended Award 2003 – USA
National Parenting Center’s Seal of Approval 2003 – USA