Podcast – Episode 106 – Thoughts on War

This week, Fernando and Kevin catch up on news, errata, and listener questions that stockpiled after the long prerecorded and set review episode streak. As well as talking about War of the Spark limited and its importance to cube designers and players.

Path to Cube is a weekly MTG cube podcast that talks about the latest developments in cube run by your hosts, Fernando and Kevin. We play a modular cube every week which you can check out at:
www.cubetutor.com/cubeblog/83926
For more info on modular cubes, listen to Ep 051 or read the description on the cubetutor link.
For tips on starting a modular cube, listen to Ep 061.
Our website: pathtocube.com/
Our Patreon: www.patreon.com/pathtocube
Our Discord: discord.gg/rzdgbsW

Podcast – Episode 105 – War of the Spark Set Review Part 2

This week, Fernando and Kevin finish the War of the Spark cube set review with all of the non-planeswalker cards.

Path to Cube is a weekly MTG cube podcast that talks about the latest developments in cube run by your hosts, Fernando and Kevin. We play a modular cube every week which you can check out at:
www.cubetutor.com/cubeblog/83926
For more info on modular cubes, listen to Ep 051 or read the description on the cubetutor link.
For tips on starting a modular cube, listen to Ep 061.
Our website: pathtocube.com/
Our Patreon: www.patreon.com/pathtocube
Our Discord: discord.gg/rzdgbsW

Podcast – Episode 104 – War of the Spark Set Review Part 1

This week, Fernando and Kevin do part one a cube set review for War of the Spark. This part is just the planeswalkers.

Path to Cube is a weekly MTG cube podcast that talks about the latest developments in cube run by your hosts, Fernando and Kevin. We play a modular cube every week which you can check out at:
www.cubetutor.com/cubeblog/83926
For more info on modular cubes, listen to Ep 051 or read the description on the cubetutor link.
For tips on starting a modular cube, listen to Ep 061.
Our website: pathtocube.com/
Our Patreon: www.patreon.com/pathtocube
Our Discord: discord.gg/rzdgbsW

Taking a Look at Vivien’s Arkbow

Vivien’s Arkbow looks like a fun cube card that will act in a Birthing Pod like manner. It enables the trading up of resources similar to Pod. In Birthing Pod, a creature is traded for a better creature that can be tutored. Vivien’s Arkbow does not have the tutoring ability, costs more, and has the potential to miss. However, it does gain by being instant speed and, more importantly, allows the exchange of non-creature cards into creature cards. These two factors are huge. It is improbable that the Arkbow will be a better card, certainly not in constructed where decks of sixty cards can pack many one offs and tutoring is incredibly powerful. Cube is a different story. There are less cards to go through and games play out differently. This should indicate that the power of the Arkbow will hinge on how reliable it is at finding a creature every time. The table below shows how likely it is for a creature with a converted mana cost equal to or lower than X to be found versus how many creatures in the deck satisfy that condition.

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