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Review of Rory's Story Cubes
4.70 stars Excellent Form 575 Reviews
Reviewed on: August 13, 2013 Author: BoolPool.com
Price Range

$7.15-$7.99

Pros & Cons

    Pros

  • Encourages creative thinking
  • Thought provoking and interactive game
  • Great game for students with learning disabilities
  • A good teaching aid for language classrooms
  • Affordable and well made
  • Compact and portable
  • Appropriate for all age groups

    Cons

  • None
Review Summary

This is the summary of consumer reviews for Rory's Story Cubes. The BoolPool rating for this product is Excellent, with 4.70 stars, and the price range is $7.15-$7.99.

Make way for some 'roll'icking fun with Rory's Story Cubes, where storytelling is the name of the game and imagination is your passport for this inventive ride. You can be a solitary player or band with like-minded participants to explore this brain workout. These 9 cubes with rounded edges come with 54 detailed images that help spark your creative juices.

Less is indeed more here. With just few cubes you can play a variety of games with countless possibilities...little and big innovators can also create their own games. The white cubes foster speaking and listening skills, problem solving, sequencing, logical thinking, descriptive writing...the list goes on! A great teaching tool, this box can be a good gift for an educator. Move aside, red apple! This learning resource can also be used to teach special ed children, students with learning disabilities, teens, and even in foreign language classes. 

From preschoolers to grannies and grandpas, this wallet friendly plaything can be played by all ages. A fun family game, the versatile Story Cubes is portable and can be a good companion for dinner at a restaurant, camp outs or even a road trip. And the climax to this 'Rory's Story' - you can even distract your 10 year old from his computer game addiction...just cube it up with these little storytellers!

Pet peeves? Almost nil, with many reviewers only praising Rory's Story Cubes. A few found the lack of instructions a little cumbersome, but many liked the freedom to create their own rules. Some reviewers wished for more cubes, but isn't it human nature to always want for more?!

Overall, for being a game comprised of no more than 9 cubes in a yellow box, Rory's Story Cubes really pack a lot of punch. Sturdy and compact, if you want to have maximum entertainment, think outside the box (pun intended)! Fun, creativity, and learning all rolled into one game. 'Nuff said.

User Voice
Rory's Story Cubes
Fosters imagination and creativity A great resource for working with kids and teens Cost effective Simple concept with various play ideas Builds creative writing skills
Review Group #: 1 Rating :
5.00 stars
8 Reviews See Details
Helps strengthen verbal skills Quick and simple game A game for all ages
Review Group #: 2 Rating :
5.00 stars
11 Reviews See Details
Versatile Retains kids' attention for a long time Makes for some great stories Encourages communication, sequencing, sharing and active listening Good for camping and road trips Portable
Review Group #: 3 Rating :
4.50 stars
14 Reviews See Details
Ambiguous images lend themselves for various interpretations Well made with recessed images No reading or batteries required
Review Group #: 4 Rating :
4.50 stars
18 Reviews See Details
A fun gift or stocking-stuffer A great ice breaker Great and simple way to encourage imaginative play
Review Group #: 5 Rating :
5.00 stars
18 Reviews See Details
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By Anonymous on February 22, 2014

Is this game going to be too complicated for my 5 year old grandson?

By Anonymous on February 26, 2014 (Response 1 of 1)

Absolutely not. This is a fun game for 5 year old kids. It builds their creativity and imagination. There is no reading required and most kids of that age love that.

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