54 entries in Rubik's Cube
Creators Title Comments & References Source Page Categories
Karl Fulves, Martin Gardner Rubik Cube Swindles - solving cube by touch with marked colors
- divining thought-of colors with cube ("can you see your color on this side?")
- mis-colored cube as practical joke
Octet 23
Father Cyprian Rubik Con suggestions without details:
- Colorvision with mini Rubik's Cube
- Colorvision with jumbled cube, a duplicate of configuration is drawn
- mini cube is solved under dice cup, suggestion of (partial) shell
- to force a color, either with counting procedure or loaded
- pop-up cube for production
- stage size cube that twists and person is produced
- coding information
Related to Octet 24
John Chesterman The Magic Cube Also published here
  • "The Magic Cube" in "Curious Facts Monthly"
Babel (Issue 1) 7
Stuart R. Patterson, David Britland The Magic Cube inner working of the cube Babel (Issue 2) 25
Unknown A Few Facts about the Rubiks Cube facts, trivia and recommended books about it The Magic of the Cube 5
Donald Bevan On the Square or Rubik Cubology collection of ideas, first published in Abra #1873 The Magic of the Cube 7
Jim Moore Rubik's Cube Shell three-sided or five-sided shell, for solve underneath handkerchief or sliding it through tube The Magic of the Cube 7
Jim Moore Rubik's Die Box cube in die box, solves there The Magic of the Cube 8
Neville Wiltshire Cube Production fold-flat rubik's cubes as production items The Magic of the Cube 10
Neville Wiltshire Die Thru Silk effect proposition in which spots are lost during silk penetration The Magic of the Cube 11
Neville Wiltshire Zombie Cube effect suggestion The Magic of the Cube 11
George Schindler Rubik's Prediction color chosen via six card, only chosen color magically solves itself The Magic of the Cube 12
Dennis Marks Grand Strategy color chip chosen by spectator, scrambled cube solved by performer blindfolded, first chosen color then rest, cube really brute-force solved The Magic of the Cube 15
Philip T. Goldstein Cubicle spectator scrambled Rubik's cube and throws it, number of yellow squares on top predicted The Magic of the Cube 19
Jack Kent Tillar Dark Vision using solved Rubik's cube for Color Vision, effect also suggested by Bill Wisch & Fr. CyprianRelated to The Magic of the Cube 21
H. Penn Dark Vision - Alternate Version Color Vision type effect with forced color, gaffed Rubik's Cube The Magic of the Cube 23
H. Penn The Cube as a Force applying Stanley Collins' count force principle The Magic of the Cube 24
H. Penn A Novel Booktest Rubik's cube with numbers used to select page number The Magic of the Cube 25
H. Penn Mental Blok Rubik's cube scrambled and put in box with small window by spectator, performer divines color that shows through window The Magic of the Cube 26
Ed Harris Cartoons The Magic of the Cube 28
George Schindler Dice-A-Rubik two dice transform into small Rubik's cubes when thrown The Magic of the Cube 30
George Schindler Great Loads using Rubik's cubes as final loads in cups & balls The Magic of the Cube 31
George Schindler Quick Change Cube small Rubik's cube changes into normal die, pull The Magic of the Cube 31
Kennedy Smith Introduction Rubik Cubik Magik 3
Kennedy Smith Cube Through the Hat shell and cover Rubik Cubik Magik 5
Kennedy Smith Smarty Cube hole in tray, cube in box put on top, colored spots fall through hole (smarties), cube is now black, black hole presentation Rubik Cubik Magik 7
Kennedy Smith A Long Shot cube mixed by spectator, performer deals out nine color cards in a square, the layout matches a side of the cube, cube partially fixed Rubik Cubik Magik 10
Kennedy Smith Clip It cube mixed by spectator, string of linked colored paper clips chosen, the color sequence of the clips matches a side of the cube, cube partially fixed Rubik Cubik Magik 13
Kennedy Smith Rubik Paint cube mixed by spectator, performer paints with transparent paint on white paper and a 3x3 color layout appears, the layout matches a side of the cube, cube partially fixed Rubik Cubik Magik 15
Kennedy Smith A Rubik for your Thoughts spectator mixed cube and looks on one side, performer divines color layout, partially fixed cube Rubik Cubik Magik 19
Kennedy Smith Fly Away Spots mixed cube covered with handkerchief, spots of chosen color (with cards) fly off when handkerchief is removed Rubik Cubik Magik 21
Kennedy Smith A Rubik Production cube from handkerchief Rubik Cubik Magik 23
Kennedy Smith A Routine with Rubik Cubes small cube produced from playing card, manipulation routine with multiple cubes, hook cube Rubik Cubik Magik 29
Kennedy Smith The Dehydrated Rubiks three different sized rubik's cubes vanish, spots appear on a handkerchief, cubes reappear flatted on a tray, nesting cubes Rubik Cubik Magik 33
Kennedy Smith Rubik's Handkerchief rubik's cube spots appear on handkerchief Rubik Cubik Magik 34
Kennedy Smith My Mind's a Blank cube mixed by spectator, color chosen from color cards, a side almost changes to chosen color, then cube becomes all black in confetti shower Rubik Cubik Magik 38
Kennedy Smith Some Ideas on Sleights with miniature cubes
- Palms
- Palm porper
- Finger Palm
- Thumb Palm
- Back Palm
- The French Drop
- The Pinch (false transfer)
- Acquittal 1 (change-over palm to show hands empty)
- Acquittal 2 (change-over palm with another visible cube)
Rubik Cubik Magik 25
Kennedy Smith Cube Through Table Rubik Cubik Magik 41
Stephen Tucker Rubic Cube Mystery cards with printed sides of shuffled rubik's cube, change to sides of solved cube Spell-Binder (Vol. 2, No. 20) 390
Jon Brunelle Quick Rubik rightening routine with small cubes Apocalypse Vol. 1-5 (Vol. 5, No. 6) 647
Jim Moore Solving Competition solving cubes with spectators, performer wins, one cube is mixed by only five memorized moves The Magic of the Cube 7
David Wood Rubik's Cube Shell Routine routine in which spectator scrambles cube himself and it solves itself underneath cover and can be examined, with switch and shell The Magic of the Cube 9
George Schindler Switch Out - An Instant Assembly small Rubik's cube solves itself in spectator's pocket or paper bag, switch The Magic of the Cube 15
George Schindler Flaming Assembly small Rubik's cube solves itself when covered in flash paper and ignited, switch The Magic of the Cube 15
Tony Andruzzi Cubelet small cube solved behind back apparently by memory, switch The Magic of the Cube 18
Meir Yedid Instant Assembly Rubik's cube mixed by three spectators, performer solves it by tossing it in the air, stooge The Magic of the Cube 31
Kennedy Smith The Rationalised Rubik cube solves itself under newspaper cover, with lose cube spots on table as misdirection Rubik Cubik Magik 43
Neville Wiltshire Sympathetic Rubik's Cubes two cubes scrambled by magician and spectator, they end up in same arrangement, three methods (it's unclear whether the methods are also Wiltshire's) The Magic of the Cube 11
Meir Yedid Rubik's Coincidence sympathetic Rubik's cubes, two small cubes mixed by two spectators in paper bags, they end up in same arrangement The Magic of the Cube 32
Kennedy Smith Sympathetic Cubes spectator and performer each mix a cube, their patterns match, partially fixed cubes Rubik Cubik Magik 16
Unknown Michel Gondry Debunk on fake video of solving Rubik's Cube with toes Prolix (Issue 5) 327
Alex Ng Rubik's Playmate Spectator thinks of a color on a Rubik's cube and an animal, magician produces a photo prediction of that animal in that color The Ace Assembly All-Star Lecture Notes 76
Christoph Borer Rubiks Cube presentation, patter 21 235
Usui Takamitsu, Henry Harrius R. N. Solve (Recurring Nightmare Solve) Instant solving of Rubik's Cube Pure 15