Give this unfortunate chap a hand

Have you ever found yourself in that situation when a nearby clown is tangled in balloon strings, and you have to free him in precisely three moves? Well our good friend Hershel Layton is here to help with his latest puzzle-solving adventure, Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask.

To get you in the mood for the upcoming release — on 26th October, so mark your calendars — Nintendo has uploaded two puzzles for you to try out from the comfort of your preferred web browser. Head on over to the Nintendo UK's official Miracle Mask page to try them out for yourself, and let us know how many of you solved them in one try!