Category Uses & Ideas

StoryCubes in Haiti breast cancer awareness project

A Goldsmiths, University of London graduate has received a grant of $60,000 (£38,820) to build on her work engaging with, and empowering, Haitian women with breast cancer to communicate with their communities about the disease. Changing governments, years of earthquake recovery, and a lack of both resources and expertise mean that thousands of people, notably […]

StoryCubes at Making London

We used StoryCubes at the recent Making London event as part of a forecasting workshop helping participants explore how to remake and rethink relationships between markets and communities in the city. The cubes were used as the second stage to distill ideas developed collaboratively in the first part of the workshop. By focusing their ideas […]

StoryMaker PlayCubes On Sale Now

Sadly we didn’t make our Kickstarter goal to produce a complete set of the Outside The Box PlayCubes, but earlier this year we did print up a small edition of the StoryMaker PlayCubes and are now offering these for sale. Perfect for family Xmas fun! Visit our webstore to order your set now, or choose […]

Kickstarting PlayCubes

Outside The Box is a “game engine for your imagination” – designed to inspire you to create and play your own games on your own or with others, indoors or outside. It’s made up of 27 cubes, 3 layers of 9 cubes, each layer being a distinct game : Animal Match, Mission Improbable and StoryMaker. […]

StoryCubes in action with Cass Business School

“Using the StoryCubes provided me with a realistic business situation in which you have to keep things short and to the point – you face scarcity in the real world and need to put your best face on. The StoryCubes assisted me in defining who I am and exactly where I want to be.” Tooba […]

Hidden Families StoryCubes

This morning a new set of custom StoryCubes made with bookleteer arrived in the studio fresh off the press. Designed and illustrated by Alice Angus, they are part of a collaborative research project we’ve been working on since last summer with Lizzie Coles-Kemp of the Information Security Group at Royal Holloway University of London, performer Freya Stang, NEPACS and […]

StoryCubes at NurseryWorld

Our friends at Earlyarts are taking a stand (No. 8) at the NurseryWorld Show this Friday and Saturday (17 & 18th February) and will have packs of StoryCubes available to buy, as well as presenting our Outside the Box set of StoryCubes. The show is being held in Islington’s Building Design Centre 9am to 4.30pm […]