Only 1% of people can read this optical illusion

Another day, another viral optical illusion. From mysterious rotating horses to topsy-turvy Elon Musk, we've seen so many mind-benders here at Creative Bloq. Illusions are always popular, but every now and then we see one completely take off online – just like today's brain-frazzler. 

A user on TikTok has shared a video of a perplexing optical illusion that apparently only 1% of people can see. The video features a mind-bending font that challenges viewers to attempt to read the nearly illegible 3D-style text. Loving this optical illusion and fancy sinking your teeth into some more? Make sure you check out our roundup of the best optical illusions


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Amelia Bamsey
Staff Writer

Amelia is Creative Bloq’s Staff Writer. After completing a degree in Popular Music and a Master’s in Song Writing, Amelia began designing posters, logos, album covers and websites for musicians. She now enjoys covering a range of topics on Creative Bloq, including posters, optical illusions, logos (she's a particular fan of logo Easter eggs), gaming and illustration. In her free time, she relishes in the likes of art (especially the Pre-Raphaelites), photography and literature. Amelia prides herself on her unorthodox creative methods, her Animal Crossing island and her extensive music library.