Cube Draft

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A Cube refers to a specially-prepared set of cards intended to replace the role of randomized Booster Packs in Draft modes, and such an event using cubes is called a Cube Draft. Unlike boosters (which are inevitably filled with a certain amount of unusable crud as dictated by the standard CCG business model), cubes can instead concern themselves with creating a fun, balanced set of randomized cards. Cubes will often enforce balance by simply not including the worst offending cards, or ensuring that both parts of a cruel combo cannot be obtained at once.

Several cubes have been created for the LOTR-TCG over the years, but most tend to not get posted online, requiring the wheel to be reinvented each time. Below are all of the known posted cube lists:

A match between players using Jerome's cube draft can be seen here (sadly not including the draft itself):

Sets 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 9 11 12 13 14 15 17 18 16 19
Historical Decipher Formats Fellowship Block Towers Block King Block War of the Ring Block Hunters Block
Towers Standard
King Standard
Movie Block
War of the Ring Standard
Player's Council Formats (including PC Errata) 1 2 3 V1 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19
Unofficial Formats 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 10 9 11 12 13 14 15 17 18 16 19
French French
Austrian (Movie)
Austrian (Shadows)
Other Variants
SealedBooster DraftCube DraftCulture ShockHighlanderPoor Man'sPC Errata