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Original author(s) Jordi Mas
Developer(s) The GNOME Project
Initial release August 22, 2007; 8 years ago (2007-08-22)
Stable release 2.2.2 / September 15, 2013; 2 years ago (2013-09-15)
Written in C#
Operating system Unix-like
Type Brain teaser
License GNU General Public License
Main article: GNOME Games

gbrainy is a brain teaser game for GNOME designed for use in education. It is licensed under the GNU GPL. The game was written in C#[1] and has since been ported to the Sugar graphical environment,[2] to Microsoft Windows.

Specifically, it contains the following:

  • Logic puzzles - games designed to challenge reasoning and thinking skills
  • Mental calculation - games based on arithmetical operations designed to improve mental calculation skills
  • Memory trainers - games designed to challenge short term memory
  • Verbal analogies - games that challenge your verbal aptitude


  1. ^ "gBrainy: un entrenador mental en GNU/Linux" (in Spanish). Retrieved 2008-06-20. 
  2. ^ de Icaza, Miguel. "Mono on the OLPC".