Best Puzzle Toys & Mind Games Gifts for 8 to 12-Year-Old Kids from

May 23 , 2022

Best Puzzle Toys & Mind Games Gifts for 8 to 12-Year-Old Kids from

Looking for a meaningful gift for a tween and tired of gifting the same old toys and games from the usual birthday party collection at your nearest toy store? We hear you!

Children between 8-12 years have different abilities and their understanding of concepts of the world around them continues to grow & when it comes to gift ideas for the age group you got to choose something that suits their constantly developing active mind!

Desi Toys' collection of puzzles & mind games makes for a perfect gift for 8-12 yrs old. Check out the list below & order your favourites now from our online store at

Brainvita or Buddhijaal

As the name suggests, this traditional comeback game is designed with the focus of helping children practice their problem solving and analytical skills. With this game, there is never a time for boredom & monotony-we promise you! Shop here now.


Puzzles and riddles are every tween’s favourite! Our wooden Swirl or Bada Bhool Bhulaiya is an amazing toy to boost concentration and critical thinking skills for children as they try to move around the maze and get all the 3 balls in the centre. Made of quality wood, this one can also be kept as timeless home décor.


Believed to be one of the oldest known two-player board games in the world! Won't that sound exciting to an 8-12 years old? This turn-based strategy board game is perfect for practicing math, logical reasoning, and social and strategy skills.

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Our list of best mind games from Desi Toys would be incomplete without the mention of Chess! A timeless, classic game from India that every child should learn. Our version comes with a magnetic twist! Yes, our magnetic chess board ensures your pieces remain intact till you decide to move them! Perfect for summer travel right? Order it here

With that we would say, next time when you have a gifting occasion for tweens, make sure to order one of these budget-friendly, 100% Made in India toys and games from Desi Toys contributing to 'Atmanirbhar Bharat'.

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