By Evan on Aug 7, 2013 in Cube Updates, Site News and Updates | 1 Comment
Yup, it’s that time again. These updates always take me longer than I think they will. They hinge on a variety of factors including my own playgroup, my design style and goals, and what I feel is balanced. Feel free to use this as a guide for your own cube or chime in with your [...]
By Evan on Apr 14, 2013 in Cube Updates | 1 Comment
It’s here, and it’s bigger and badder than ever. The multitude of changes include adding even MORE fatties, adding the mana and adding the fun. Check out the official Gatecrash Cube Google Doc! The cube is now up to 669 cards, including 86 of each color, 80 colorless cards, 79 Multicolor, and 70 Land cards. Ready to discuss the changes? Let’s go!
By Evan on Jan 21, 2013 in Cube Updates | 4 Comments
So each time the full visual spoiler is ready, up go the foils on StarCityGames.com. Here is the list I expect to preorder and give a shot in the Cube… NOTE: I don’t expect all of these to make it (by any stretch).
By Evan on Nov 10, 2012 in Cube Design, Cube Updates | 1 Comment
A long time coming (aren’t they all?), but we’re here! Check out the official Google Doc! Big changes this go-around: The cube got bigger, the fat got added, and we went all-in on new Return to Ravnica goodies. Let’s go!
By Evan on Sep 18, 2012 in Cube Updates | 3 Comments
Return to Ravnica Foils are now available for preorder, and for those curious, here’s what went into my cart: Angel of Serenity Phantom General Precinct Captain Cyclonic Rift Faerie Imposter Jace, Architect of Thought Desecration Demon Ultimate Price Underworld Connections Ash Zealot Gore-House Chainwalker (added post-publishing) Guttersnipe Mizzium Mortars Deadbridge Goliath Mana Bloom Abrupt Decay [...]
By Evan on May 9, 2012 in Cube Updates | 7 Comments
Oh man it’s been too long! We got ourselves two sets to add this time, and there is plenty of movers and shakers included. View the Updated Google Doc (newly designed!) Dozens of cards replaced, the cube got bigger by 30 cards or so, and all sorts of surprises are inside. Let’s talk cube!
By Evan on Oct 9, 2011 in Cube Design, Cube Updates | 12 Comments
Oh yes! It’s so good to be back! I’ve been working my tail off at SCG, and that cuts into my cubing. But I’ve taken a look at my cube, shaken off some chaff, kept it the same size while adding a total of 39 new cards! Ready to see what’s changed? Let’s go!
By Evan on Jun 6, 2011 in Cube Updates | 16 Comments
The biggest cube change in years. I know I say that often, but this time, let’s get some stats: Over 100 cards dropped! EVERY color now 10 cards smaller! HUGE sea changes in multiple colors, strategies abandoned, strategies reborn! Let’s go!
By Evan on Feb 20, 2011 in Cube Updates | 34 Comments
Okay, it’s taken way too long, but the cube update is here! With this update I’m adding Scars of Mirrodin cards to the cube after much playtesting. I’ve also made many other changes/tweaks. This cube update adds a whopping 40 cards to the cube bringing the total to 642 cards. Ready to see what made [...]
By Evan on Feb 15, 2011 in Cube Updates, Site News and Updates | 6 Comments
Just FYI, my Scars of Mirrodin update (along with my Mirrodin Besieged Testing Cards) will be posted shortly — been flying around the world for the Pro Tour, but now that I’m back home we’ll be chatting cube updates soon!