Category:Megaminx methods
Megaminx Speedsolving Methods
Contrary to popular belief, the Megaminx is not substantially harder than a 3x3x3 to solve. The Megaminx can be solved up until the last face exactly like F2L on a normal Rubik's Cube. Generally, a solver will start with a "star" on one side, analogous to the cross on a Rubik's Cube. Then, corners and edges are paired and placed exactly like that of CFOP F2L until only the last face needs to be solved. From here there are several ways to go about solving the last face. Many algorithms used on a Rubik's Cube can be applied to the last layer of the Megaminx. For example, Sune (R U R' U R U'2 R') cycles three edges, and F R U R' U' F' and its inverse orient edges just like that of a Rubik's Cube.
List of methods
 Bálint
 Westlund
 YDH (Yu Da Hyun)
 Tregay
 MegaZZ
 MiniTripod
 Villaret
 Akkersdijk
 Hayes
See also
External links
 5g solver for Megaminx LL by Lars Vandenbergh
 Stefan Pochmann's page
 Grant Tregay's page
 Erik Akkersdijk's method and algorithms
 A PDF alg sheet for the last layer (10 algorithm beginner's guide and a 20 algorithm advanced guide)
 Odder's Megaminx Last Layer Guide
 François Villaret's method in French
 Loads of LLcases and algs
 Tading's OLL
 Tading's PLL

Pages in category "Megaminx methods"
The following 5 pages are in this category, out of 5 total.