1. BEN 10 

The second issue of the newly rebooted Ben 10 magazine is full of stories, puzzles and games dedicated to 10-year-old Ben Tennyson and his alien transformations.  In this issue Zombozo is up against Stinkfly and Fourarms and readers can learn about space facts and real life alien creatures, as well as learning how to make their own omnitrix and Ben 10 Christmas cards. There is also a chance to win a Playstation 4. Free gifts include a Stinkfly flyer and stickers.

On sale 15 November

Frequency monthly

Price £3.99

Distributor Marketforce

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2. TV CHOICE PUZZLE PICK 


TV Choice Puzzle Pick’s content is a mix of TV themed puzzles along with a selection of puzzle favourites from a spectrum of different categories. As the title was launched earlier this year, this is its very first Christmas special issue. There are 16 extra pages of Christmas puzzles, and prizes on offer include £500 in cash.  The Christmas issue will be supported with increased copy and PoS packs for the top 5,000 newsagents across the UK.

On sale 14 November

Frequency monthly

Price £2.50

Distributor Frontline

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3.PUZZLER KRISS KROSS 


This is a bumper Christmas special with double the puzzles and an extra competition. Puzzler Kriss Kross features themed word lists and extra elements such as anagrams that reveal a film or celebrity. Related puzzles that also appear are Backwards, Number Jig, Pieceword and Quiz Kross. Competition fans may enjoy the chance to win a share of £6,000 cash in every issue, plus there’s an extra competition to win a holiday to Vienna.

 

On sale 15 November

Frequency monthly

Price £2.99

Distributor Marketforce

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4. SHIMMER AND SHINE STICKER COLLECTION 


Topps’ new sticker collection has been launched to accompany Nickelodeon TV series Shimmer and Shine, which follows two genies in training who grant wishes for their best friend. The colourful collection has 286 stickers to collect including special episode stickers and ‘super shiny’ versions. Included in the starter pack, which costs £3, is a sticker album including extra activities facts and scenes from the series. Sticker packs are 60p.

On sale 16 November

Frequency monthly

Price £2.75

Distributor direct

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5. TAB TAKE A CROSSWORD


This winter, Bauer has created the title’s first ever Christmas special issue, which includes an 8-page festive puzzle pull-out to help crossword lovers get into the festive spirit. This special edition has some prizes on offer, worth more than £5,000, including a break for two in Berlin worth £1,450, £1,500 in cash and vouchers, Kindle Paperwhite eReaders and tickets for West End hit, The Play That Goes Wrong.

On sale 16 November

Frequency monthly

Price £2.75

Distributor Frontline

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