Oh, hello! I didn't see you in the midst of all this chaos.

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  1. Hello, world! I've been cubing on and off for a while now and lurking without an account, so I decided I might as well make one. So here I am... But why should you care? Allow me to explain...

    First off, I'm no amazing speedcuber, and I have no illusions that I am. My PB on 3x3 is 22.3s and I average around 35.9s, 2x2 PB is 4.4 and I average 8.3, and magic PBB is 1.8 and 2.4 average. As far as big cubes go, I can solve them, but my times are monstrous and probably will explode some heads if I post them, so I won't.

    I have a lot of patience when it comes to tedious tasks like putting together a 6x6 or stickering big cubes, I can memorize algorithms easily if I happen to not be too lazy to actually take the time to do it, and I hope to one day learn how to solve cuboids and get a whole bunch to rule the world with.

    I also want to get into cube-modding, though I have no clue where to web start with that, and am eager to learn new and interesting things about the world of cubes.

    As far as not-speedcubin goes, I'm learning guitar, can pretend to play the piano, and try to play chess when I can. For sports, I'm mostly into martial arts, mostly BJJ, but also don't mind soccer. When it comes to games, I prefer board games to video games, but rarely have people to play with, and when I do, there usually isn't enough time. When I do play video games, though, I prefer RPGs (including MMOs) and, of course, Minecraft (but who doesn't like Minecraft?). I enjoy reading books, mostly in the sci-fi / fantasy genre, but if a book is written well, I will probably enjoy it regardless. When it comes to music, Classic and Hard Rock and Metal are my Genres of choice with classical music close on the preference-o-meter.

    I'm an amateur video game designer and write short songs to practice guitar, but those usually die out of memory shortly after an hour of not playing it.

    In conclusion, I am a rat named Monkey who likes all the best things in the world, and you should care because if you don't, ninja zombies will eat your brain :)
  2. Noahaha

    Noahaha blindmod

    Dec 19, 2011
    Welcome! Be sure to check out the wiki if you haven't already.
  3. I know it's only been an hour, but I'm surprised that I haven't seen more responses on this. Seriously, this is an epic introduction. Welcome to the forums!
  4. emolover

    emolover Member

    Aug 15, 2010
    Carmel, IN
    Your alright! What metal bands do you listen to?
  5. cubingawsumness

    cubingawsumness Member

    Jan 16, 2012
    Coolio! Welcome! Nice intro. For 3x3 and 2x2, what method do you use?
  6. For 3x3, I use CFOP with 4LLL and I use Ortega for 2x2, but if I ever get around to it, I plan on learning OFOTA fr 2x2 and CFL for 3x3

    Mostly older stuff like Megadeth, Ozzy, Metallica, Iron Maiden, etc; but also some newer bands like A7x.

    Why, thank you, fellow cuber! And thanks a second time for your second thank-deserving comment :D

    By way of quite an extraordinary coincidence, I have chanced to meander about the wiki, but I suppose I will continue to do so for quite some time to come.
  7. Owen

    Owen Member

    Nov 2, 2009
    TMBG reference in signature = awesome.
  8. applemobile

    applemobile Member

    Jan 8, 2012
    exeter uk
    I have 2 rats. Op is a pretty cool guy.
  9. Godmil

    Godmil Premium Member

    Aug 12, 2010
    Aberdeen, Scotland
    Nice introduction, welcome :)
  10. Thank you, kind cuber.

    Here I thought no one else knew about them :)

    Thank you! What are your rats names?

    Thank you for the welcome and again for the links.

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