The very famous intellectual game played all over the globe is named as Rubix Cube solver. In 1974, Erno Rubik concocted this game. Initially it was called “magic cube” and then in 1980 after gaining much popularity it got its present name “Rubik’s Cube (Rubix Cube)”. In a less time this wonderful toy became much popular and in 1980’s when it was introduced to the western world, it was recorded that its sale exceeded more than 100 million. Moreover, it was also awarded the “German game of the year” award. Now Rubix Cube game is recognized as most selling game.
The old Rubix cube comprises 3x3x3 dimensions. Each Rubix cube consists of 26 pieces, also each cube has 6 faces and they are also colored with multiple colors. Each face of the cube is turned separately and also has nine decals on it. These stickers are the entire same color when the cube is solved. The face color of the cube is determined by the color of the sticker which is in the middle of the Rubix cube.
This side of the cube cannot move round this magical cube. Most of the times, the cubes are organized in the classical color theme i.e. orange adjacent red, green adjacent blue and yellow adjacent white. In addition to cube dimension 3x3x3, these cubes are also produced in 4x4x4 and 5x5x5 dimension.
Every face is allowed to turn in forward and backward direction in the mechanism of the cube. Moreover, its mechanism also includes mixing of the pieces that have stickers on them. The basic purpose is to reinstate the Rubix cube to its original state i.e. to place all faces and pieces in correct position with suitable and required colors.
Many different ways to solve the cube has been discovered by the people so far. Usually a few pieces and faces are rotated at a time in order to avert the mess of the pieces which have been already solved. The beginners use a couple of algorithms in order to solve the cube. These are also easy to learn and also come under the category of rudimentary techniques to solve the Rubix Cube. As the methods begin to get advance and difficult the numbers of algorithms also begin to increase.
This is a fact that there are only some people who know to solve the Rubix Cube perfectly. People have a common concept that this puzzle is very difficult to solve, this concept is wrong because like all other skills this cube is also becomes easy after learning the techniques to solve it. The World Cube Association (WCA) also organizes various competitions in which contestants from all over the world participate in the competitions of solving the Rubix Cube.
However, Rubix Cube is one of the most selling toys of all times. It is also an exigent game which can be played by people of all ages. Moreover, it also escalates the development of thought as well as mind and becomes a source of satisfaction and happiness for the people who become successful to solve it.