Category: Graphic design


Creation of new logic puzzle types


Logic-based puzzles like Sudoku are a strange yet fascinating invention: While the grids appear strict and unemotional, each newly fund number triggers our brains reward system and makes solving the puzzles a must.

Apart from Sudoku, there is a huge number of other great logic puzzles. New types get invented all over the world – with „Rooftops“, „Low Sums“ and „High Sums“, TPPD finally joins in the scene. „Low Sums“ was developed in cooperation with Christian Halberstadt,

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Product novelties at Toy Fair Nuremberg


The annual Toy Fair Nuremberg is about to open its doors again. Visitors might come across seven new design projects by TPPD at the stands of Beluga Spielwaren, HABA and Legler.

Further information on the novelties soon.


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New DIY comic book with dinosaurs by TPPD


TPPD’s latest book for Edition Michael Fischer is now available. Step into a great and lovely adventure and create your very first own comic book! ”Punkt für Punkt – Ein Dino-Comic zum Verbinden und Ausmalen” is a DIY comic book for kids aged seven and up. While connecting the dots and following the story of the cute and curious dinosaur Doni, the children learn the numbers 1 to 100. The colouring of the motives encourages creativity and the power of concentration.

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„A’ Design Award 2017“ for DOCKLETS® toy bricks


Praise in advance for this summers product novelties of our DOCKLETS toy brick system: All three theme sets (Robots, Horses, Maxi) have been awarded the Iron A’ Design Award 2017 in the category of “Toy, Games and Hobby Products Design”. The A’ Design Awards are the world’s most influential and largest design awards, presented each year in Italy. Click here to find out more about the project and the award.

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DOCKLETS wins silver medal at „2017 European Product Design Award“


We’re pleased to announce that DOCKLETS has received a silver medal in the category Toy Design / Construction Toy at this years European Product Design Award. The award recognizes the efforts of talented designers and design teams who aim to improve our daily lives with a practical and beautiful creations, designed to solve a problem, make life easier or simply spread joy – the latter hitting the mark on DOCKLETS* Further information here.

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TPPD becomes jury member of „A’ Design Award“


TPPD was recently elected as member of the grand jury panel of this years A’ Design Award. The international jury will be 100+ people – all established scholars and university professors, leading designers and prominent press members.

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Relaunch DOCKLETS website



The website of DOCKLETS hook and loop toy bricks has been relaunched with a new concept and updated design. Visitors will find plenty of new sites and functions. Besides more information and images on the available theme sets, there now are background stories, an image galery, a video galery, a list of retailers, a news blog and an extensive press room. During the next couple of weeks, the site will be translated into Englisch,

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DOCKLETS at Toy Fair Nuremberg

DOCKLETS toy bricks at Toy Fair Nuremberg


German toy manufacturer beluga Spielwaren GmbH will present TPPD’s DOCKLETS  at Toy Fair Nuremberg from February 1st-6th 2017.  Visitors are very welcome to meet us in hall 5, stand B-78 to find out more about the world of DOCKLETS. In addition to the 4 theme sets already available, there will be 3 novelties on display: A robots set, a horses set and a maxi set with 160 pieces and instructions for 20 models ranging from dinosaurs to creepy crawlies and architectural buildings.

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DOCKLETS® stop motion videos


DOCKLETS is a new system of toy bricks for both small and tall builders. Colourful hook and loop dots provide the models with both stability and flexibility. The following four stop motion clips illustrate the concept and potential of TPPDs DOCKLETS hook and loop toy bricks. The clips were produced by Der Filmschmied for the toy company Beluga Spielwaren GmbH, who is also in charge of production and sales of the DOCKLETS.

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DOCKLETS® hook & loop toy bricks – now available!


The waiting has an end: TPPD’s hook and loop powered DOCKLETS® for Beluga Spielwaren GmbH are now available via TOYS”R”US, JAKO-O and ROFU. Companies such as MYTOYS, SPIELE MAX, VEDES, BABYMARKT, KARSTADT, METRO, REAL,- , AMAZON and also a wide range of medium and smaller specialist dealers will follow shortly.

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New book on folding paper planes


Paper planes to the max! TPPD’s latest book for publisher Edition Michael Fischer presents 25 models – from all time classics to edgy designer jets – and adresses all paper plane pilots aged 5+. The models can be folded both from common DIN A4 sheets as well as from the 55 colorful folding sheets provided with the book. Illustrated step-by-step instructions lead to great results in no time. Paper plane fun for the whole family!

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Relaunch Helles-Kö


Helles-Kö is one of the most popular German kids and teens websites with own search engine, counting approx. 200.000 million monthly visitors. The site offers editorial contents as well as online games and an extensive community. For its publisher Cosmos Media, TPPD carried out the reconception and redesign of the whole site, resulting in a clearly structured, fresh and modern responsive webdesign. After long waiting, the site has finally been relaunched:

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