launched in 1996 and was selected as a Yahoo! Pick of the Year. It is a producer of high-quality books designed to entertain and exercise your brain. Our first offering was What's in a Name?, the multiplayer word game played over the internet.


The founder of Funster, Charles Timmerman, is the bestselling author of more than 100 puzzle books that have sold over two million copies. In the early 1990s he created some of the first computer games for Microsoft Windows, including the Symantec Game Pack, a collection of traditional games and puzzles. He lives with his family in South Pasadena, California.