The Third Power: The Third Power - Episode #81 - Izzet a Strixhaven Cube-worthy Preview?
Electrolyze, coming soon to Historic and in a fancy new look for cube!
In this episode of The Third Power, Anthony and Usman once again return to talk about our new-to-Historic Strixhaven preview card from the Mystical Archive, provided by Wizards of the Coast! Thank you, Wizards!In this episode, we talk about cats, soda, old music, and our favorite Izzet cards in cube. Enjoy!Usman's Cube Review of Zendikar Rising: https://www.coolstuffinc.com/a/usmanjamil-03152021-zendikar-rising-cube-review
The Third Power: The Third Power - Episode #80 - Cube a la Mode - The Third Power's Exclusive Zendikar Preview Cards and Flexibility in Cube!
In this episode of The Third Power, Anthony and Usman preview our first exclusive new preview cards for Zendikar Rising! We talk about the role of flexibility and modality in cube and how they play an important role in cube (and how these kinds of cards are better than they look!)MTG Cube Brainstorming Discord, where we talk about cube and Usman posts a bunch of cat pictures.Anthony's Twitter, where he occasionally posts pictures of cats.Usman's Twitter, where he also occasionally posts pictures of cats.The occasionally-updated blog for The Third Power podcast.Usman's Cube articles.Anthony's Cube articles.
The Third Power: The Third Power - Episode #79 - Don't Blink or You'll Miss Our Double Masters Previews!
In this episode of The Third Power, Usman and Anthony reveal our exclusive Double Masters previews!
Thanks to Wizards of the Coast for the free previews for Double masters!Usman's Ikoria Review on CoolstuffincWizards.com article on Baneslayers and Mulldrifters and Mike Flores' article that references Patrick Chapin's original article about the concept.
The Third Power: The Third Power - Episode #77 - Part 3 of 3 - The CALM (Colorless, Artifacts, Lands, Multicolor)
Anthony and Usman complete their return from the graveyard to finish up talking about War of the Spark for Cube: its Colorless, Artifact, Land and Multicolor cards!
00:08:00 - Ajani (GW), Angrath's Rampage, Cruel Celebrant, Deathsprout
00:15:23 - Domri, Anarch of Bolas
00:18:03 - Dovin's Veto
00:20:45 - Feather, Enter the God-Pharaohs. Anthony's article about combat tricks in cube: https://www.quietspeculation.com/2011/08/scheming-the-cube-combat-tricks/
00:21:38 - Nicol Bolas, Dragon-God
00:28:08 - Ral Zarek, Storm Conduit
00:29:36 - Roalesk
00:37:00 - Solar Blaze
00:39:45 - Teferi, Ruiner of Formats (aka Teferi, Time Raveler)
00:44:40 - Tolsimir, Friend to Wolves
00:45:55 - Tezzeret, Master of the Bridge
00:47:27 - Angrath, Captain of Chaos
00:50:30 - Kiora, Behemoth Beckoner
00:53:54 - Saheeli, Sublime Artificer
00:59:07 - Ugin, the Ineffable
01:02:40 - Blast Zone
01:04:35 - Karn's Bastion
01:07:00 - Mobilized District (there's a long tangent so don't expect this to be talking about the card for 40 minutes!)
The Third Power: The Third Power - Episode #77 Part 2 - The BeRG of War!
Usman and Anthony return from the grave... again, to cover more War of the Spark cards for cube!
00:00:00 - A... great* drink
00:13:00 - Bolas's Citadel
00:18:15 - Bleeding Edge, Dreadhorde Invasion, God-Eternal Bontu
00:21:45 - Liliana, Dreadhorde General
00:28:00 - Liliana's Triumph
00:30:20 - Chandra, Fire Artisan
00:34:00 - Finale of Promise
00:36:53 - Ilharg
00:48:30 - Krenko, Mizzium Tank
00:58:00 - Sarkhan the Masterless
01:00:45 - Tibalt, Rakish Instigator
01:15:40 - Arboreal Grazer
01:19:55 - Nissa, Who Shakes the World
01:31:46 - Vivien
01:33:28 - Vivien's Bow
The MTG Cube Brainstorming discord, check it out! https://discord.gg/77kyYT
*https://wolfsoup.com/2012/08/29/delicious-fungus-with-a-pleasant-smack-of-birds-nest/, which as it turns out, in retrospect, isn't that great.
The Third Power: The Third Power - Episode #77 Part 1 of 3 - The WU of War!
Usman and Anthony return from the grave to finally record an episode about War of the Spark! (This was actually recorded months ago, you'll find out during the episode how long ago.) This is part 1 of 3, with part 2 covering BRG, and the last part covering misc cards. From community response, these are being released in 3 parts.
00:07:55 - Soapbox about Planewalkers in cube.
00:21:50 - A WILD SODA APPEARS
00:34:40 - Soapbox continues
00:45:00 - Gideon Blackblade
00:58:30 - Finale of Glory
01:06:05 - Live preview reaction!
01:12:35 - God-Eternal Oketra
01:16:25 - Law-Rune Enforcer
01:22:39 - Prison Realm
01:26:10 - Tomik
01:37:30 - Callous Dismissal
01:42:00 - Commence the Endgame
01:46:20 - Crush Dissent
01:49:30 - God-Eternal Kefnet
01:55:00 - Jace, Wielder of Mysteries
02:04:10 - Narset, Parter of Veils (and a long tangent about RPGs.)
Cube discord where I (Usman) spend most of my cube time these days: https://discord.gg/DZB7E9