Brain Teasing Twisty Puzzles

‘Brain teasers’ is a general term that can be used to describe just about any type of puzzle. Most often, it refers to logic puzzles and riddles. The Wikipedia definition of a brain teaser is a form of puzzle that requires thought to solve. It often requires thinking in unconventional ways with given constraints in […]

Coolest Rubik’s Cube Tricks and Patterns – With Algorithms

When most people see a Rubik’s Cube, they probably see it in 1 of 2 states: either all scrambled up or solved. However, there are numerous other patterns you can put your Rubik’s Cube in. Let’s take a look at some of our favorite tricks and patterns! The Checkerboard This is one of the easiest […]

Best Rubik’s Cube Magicians

Over the past few years, there have been a number of magicians that have taken a normal Rubik’s Cube and turned into into an unbelievable magic show. As if the cube wasn’t already hard enough, they take it one step further. Below are some of the best Rubik’s Cube Magicians and videos to their performances. […]

World Record Rubik’s Cubes

Most people are familiar with the standard Rubik’s Cube type puzzle. It has 6 sides, can easily fit in your hands, and can be solved in a matter of seconds (or never, if you’re like most people). But what happens when you take the Rubik’s Cube to extreme proportions? This is the question that British […]

Best Unboxing, Modding, and Rubik’s Cube Tutorial YouTube Channels

Unboxing channels RedKB Even earlier on the twisty puzzle scene was Kenneth, aka RedKB. His unboxing and tutorial videos have been entertaining viewers since 2006 and he still uploads great unboxings/reviews. His dedication and quality of work have made him one of the biggest twisty puzzle channel on YouTube. JRcuber Jessie, known as JRcuber to […]

Top 5 Most Expensive Rubik’s Cubes

Valk 3 power M (LE) and GAN354 M ($39) Starting our list off is a tie. These two 3x3s each come in at $39. What makes them so expensive?  The Valk 3 Power M (LE) is a limited edition puzzle of which only 555 were manufactured. It is also a magnetic puzzles which comes with many […]

Evolution of the Rubik’s Cube

When the Rubik’s Cube first came out in the early 1980s, it was far from the Rubik’s Cube puzzles we have today. The original cubes were cheaply made and were often a struggle to turn. This was perfectly fine for the time being. Speed solving was not yet established and people were more intrigued by […]

Why is the Ghost Cube so difficult?

What is the Ghost Cube? Most people are familiar with the standard Rubik’s Cube and have likely picked one up before. However, few people are aware that there are hundreds if not thousands of different types of these twisty puzzles like the Rubik’s Cube. Some of the most fascinating puzzles are shape modifications of the […]

Current Rubik’s Cube World Record

History For a long time, the world record for solving the 3×3 was in the mid 4 second range. Even when it was broken, the record only dropped by a tenth or few hundredths of a second. The previous world record time was a 4.22 by Feliks Zemdegs. This was already a substantial drop from […]

Different methods for how to solve the Rubik’s cube

When it comes to solving the Rubik’s Cube, not all methods are created equal. Some solving methods are better for speed solving/move optimization while other methods are best for beginners and ease of learning. There are only a few different methods but they can be adjusted or combined in many different ways to come up […]