Episode 65— September 20th, 2021

Cube Feelbads: Breaking Zero-Sum Fun in Magic

0:00
Official Cube banlist update
4:18
Listener submitted pack 1, pick 1
10:20
What is a “feelbad”
12:51
Cards people think have feelbad potential in Andy's Bun Magic Cube
15:06
Is Magic a Zero Fun game?
19:09
Cards Andy himself thinks are feelbads in his Bun Magic Cube
27:43
Combat tricks, Force Spikes, and feelbads in Anthony’s Regular Cube
40:17
The agony and the ecstasy of Whitemane Lion and cards it feels bad to win with
46:30
Effect density
48:43
Repetitive play patterns
50:02
Inheriting impressions from other formats and exceptions to the rules
53:17
Esper Sentinel vs Thalia and perceived choices
55:05
The inherent feelbad of variance
55:58
Is there a way to make natural power outliers not feelbads?
59:51
Summary — TL;DL

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