The Third Power – Episode #58 – Going Deep On Cuts

In this episode of The Third Power, Usman and Anthony go deep on talking about the method  to the madness of cutting cards from your cube. Crack-a-pack. Cube expansion pack article by Usman. Time: 00:03:22 – Crack-a-pack 00:16:30 – Addendum to Green episode (pauper) 00:17:30 – Cuts (why) 00:36:20 – Cuts (how) 01:22:00 – Real…

The Third Power – Episode #57 – Greener Pastures

In this episode of The Third Power, Anthony and Usman complete the WUBRG discussion by talking about how green plays out in cube, talking about its strengths, weaknesses, reasons people have given for its historical weaknesses (signets, planeswalkers,) and how to build around these in cube. Crack-a-pack for today’s episode. usmantheradA podcast about cube from,…

The Third Power – Episode #56 – Dragons of Tarkir Cube Overview

In this episode of The Third Power, Anthony and Usman talk about what this deceptively powerful set brings for cube, from the obvious adds to the cards which require some more mental calories to process. Usman’s GatheringMagic Cube Review! Crack-a-pack. Tavish’s Cube Stream. (who’s developing an Android cube app and will be streaming cube drafts.) Usman’s…

The Third Power – Episode #55 – Call The CavaLRy! (Cube from a Drafter’s POV featuring Marshall Sutcliffe.)

In this episode of The Third Power, Usman and Anthony bring on Limited Resources host, commentator and article writer Marshall Sutcliffe to discuss approaching cube from a drafter’s point of view and cube drafting strategies, along with some questions taken from viewers! Crack-a-pack. Anthony’s Twitter. Usman’s Twitter. Marshall’s Twitter. Limited Resouces Subreddit. usmantheradA podcast about cube…

The Third Power – Episode #54 – Fate Reforged My Cube!

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In this episode of The Third Power, Usman and Anthony talk about how Fate Reforged impacts cube! Crack-a-pack: https://idratherbecubing.wordpress.com/2015/01/27/2311/ Blog post from Usman’s cube blog about inclusion of tri-hybrids: https://idratherbecubing.wordpress.com/2015/01/11/tri-hybrids-etc/ Usman’s Review of Fate Reforged: http://www.gatheringmagic.com/usmanjamil-011215-fate-reforged-cube-review/ Usman’s most recent cube draft walkthrough: http://www.gatheringmagic.com/usmanjamil-012715-cubing-with-usman-legacy-cube-2/ usmantheradA podcast about cube from, design to drafting, hosted by Usman Jamil…

The Third Power – Episode #52 – 2014, Cube In Review

In this episode of The Third Power, Usman and Anthony talk about this year and how its sets had an impact on cube! Crack-a-pack! Time stamps: 00:06:50 – Crack-a-pack 00:23:13 – Born of the Gods 00:33:10 – Journey into Nyx 00:39:45 – m15 00:58:25 – Conspiracy 01:23:25 – Khans of Tarkir 01:42:25 – Commander 2014…

The Third Power – Episode #52 – Cube Commander 2014 Review

In this episode of The Third Power, Anthony and Usman talk about how their impressions of Khans of Tarkir’s cube cards before talking about Commander 2014’s impact on cube! Timestamps: 00:04:12 – Khans Revisited 00:18:45 – Yasova Dragonclaw/Crux of Fate 00:23:25 – Nahiri the Lithomancer 00:29:13 – Comeuppance 00:31:37 – Containment Priest 00:35:48 – Hallowed…