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Alright here it is everyone, the Final Match of the weekend for $1,500 and $1,000 in prizes respectively for 1st and 2nd. One player will be walking away with the Crown and the other will still be walking away with some pretty nice prize credit as well. Kevin wins the die roll with a 10 over Skylar’s 9 and will be leading us off in this Finals Match. Kevin opens up Game 1 with 2 Sacred Sword of the Seven Stars, Tidal, Dragon Ruler of Waterfalls, Blaster, Dragon Ruler of Infernos, Dragunity Darkspear, and Effect Veiler. Sword is activated banishing Read more

Tahmid Zaman from Queens, NY playing Guu Dragons and Darelle Lewis from Waukegan, IL playing Karakuri Geargia! Darelle wins the die roll and will be going first in this Top 8 Feature Match. Game 1: Darelle opens with Maxx “C”, Gozen Match, Mirror Force, Genex Ally Bird Man, Geargiano Mk-II and Redox, Dragon Ruler of Boulders. He sets Gozen and Mirror Force to end. Tahmid opens with Sword banishing Blaster, Dragon Ruler of Infernos to search another Blaster and draw 2 new cards. He summons Mythic Tree Dragon and then special summons Mythic Water Dragon only to have Darelle activate Read more

Name: Dirk Wagner Age: 21 Occupation: Student Hometown: Byran, IL Deck (MVP Card): Dragon Ruler & Mystical Refpanel Previous Accomplishments: Top 64 NAWCQ 2013 What will you spend your prize credit on: Trip to the next event! What deck will you play in the new format: Geargia Name: Gaetan Georges Age: 24 Occupation: Self-Employed Hometown: NYC Deck (MVP Card): Guu Dragons & Hope for Escape Previous Accomplishments: Top 16 SJC Indy 09 – Top 64 WCQ 2011 What will you spend your prize credit on: Flights What deck will you play in the new format: The Best Deck Name: Patrick Read more

Name: Dalton Bousman – Spellbooks [ccDeck=”Main Deck”] 3 Temperance of Prophecy 3 Spellbook Magician of Prophecy 2 Kycoo The Ghost Destroyer 2 Maxx “C” 2 World of Prophecy 3 Spellbook Library of the Crescent 3 Spellbook of Secrets 2 Spellbook of the Master 2 Spellbook of Fate 2 The Grand Spellbook Tower 2 Spellbook of Eternity 1 Spellbook of Power 1 Spellbook of Life 1 Spellbook of Wisdom 3 Mystical Space Typhoon 3 Raigeki Break 1 Bottomless Trap Hole 1 Torrential Tribute 1 Solemn Warning 2 Mirror Force [/ccDeck]   [ccDeck=”Side Deck”] 1 D.D. Crow 2 Apprentice Magician 1 Old Vindictive Read more

Place Name Points 1 Wagner, Dirk 20 2 Georges, Gaetan 20 3 Hoban, Patrick 19 4 Scarpelli, Robert 19 5 Ura, Nathan 19 6 Winters, Jordan 19 7 Hopkins, Skylar 19 8 Zaman, Tahmid 19 9 Manigat, Carl 19 10 Bouman, Dalton 19 11 Guilfoyle, Patrick 19 12 Carton, Daniel 18 13 Silva, Kevin 18 14 Cooper, Paul 18 15 Deeter, Benjamin 18 16 Lewis, Darelle 18 17 Mercier, Stephen 18 18 Brooks, Danny 18 19 Frazier, James 18 20 Smith, Frazier 17 21 Hentz, Christopher 16 22 Li, Johnny 16 23 Melder, Austin 16 24 Frierson, Jeremy 16 25 Read more

Place Name Points 1 Wagner, Dirk 19 2 Georges, Gaetan 19 3 Winters, Jordan 18 4 Scarpelli, Robert 18 5 Zaman, Tahmid 18 6 Manigat, Carl 18 7 Hopkins, Skylar 18 8 Guilfoyle, Patrick 18 9 Hoban, Patrick 16 10 Hentz, Christopher 16 11 Ura, Nathan 16 12 Bouman, Dalton 16 13 Melder, Austin 16 14 Frierson, Jeremy 16 15 Carton, Daniel 15 16 Silva, Kevin 15 17 Choate, Jesse 15 18 Giovelli, Jared 15 19 Cooper, Paul 15 20 Collins, Hunter 15 21 Leverett, Zachary 15 22 Deeter, Benjamin 15 23 Huskey, Justin 15 24 Lewis, Darelle 15 25 Read more

Round 6 Feature Match Here we go for the Round 6 Feature match. We have Deck Doctor Johnny Li from Houston, TX. Nathan Ura is from Nashville, TN. Both of these players are  Johnny wins the dice roll and with a Good luck from each and here we go. Game 1: Johnny opens with 2 Tidal, Dragon of Waterfalls, Redox, Dragon Ruler of Boulders, 2 Dragon’s Ravine, and Sixth Sense. Johnny activates Tidal’s effect sending the 2 copies of itself to send Blaster, Dragon Ruler of Infernos from deck to grave. Ravine is activated to send Blaster from hand to Read more

Place Name Points 1 Wagner, Dirk 18 2 Georges, Gaetan 18 3 Ura, Nathan 16 4 Hoban, Patrick 15 5 Winters, Jordan 15 6 Silva, Kevin 15 7 Scarpelli, Robert 15 8 Carton, Daniel 15 9 Giovelli, Jared 15 10 Manigat, Carl 15 11 Hopkins, Skylar 15 12 Zaman, Tahmid 15 13 Guilfoyle, Patrick 15 14 Leverett, Zachary 15 15 Melder, Austin 15 16 Hentz, Christopher 13 17 Bouman, Dalton 13 18 Angeloff, Dakota 13 19 Li, Johnny 13 20 Larosa, Vince 13 21 Frierson, Jeremy 13 22 Turcios, Elvis 12 23 Cooper, Paul 12 24 Seymour, Nick 12 25 Read more

Game 1 Justin won the Die roll with 10 vs 6 and will be starting off the game! He opened with Dark Hole, Forbidden Lance, Mystical Space Typhoon, Constellar Pollux, Constellar Algiedi and Torrential Tribute. He began his turn by summoning Pollux and then using the extra normal summon to bring out Algiedi. He overlaid the 2 into Constellar Omega before setting 3 and passing. Kevin drew to 6 cards and then normal summoned Card Trooper in attack mode and used its effect to mill 2 Redox, Dragon Ruler of Boulders and a Dragon Ravine to the grave. He then Read more

For round four we have a return from Zachary Leverett, a player who has built a deck dedicated to giving him the most access to dragon rulers possible. His opponent Adam Optmy, is a Contellar player who decided to start main decking Mistake after he had been playtesting with a friend and had coe to realizethat Thunder King’s effect which resembles Mistake’s own was able to cripple Dragon Rulers. Will it be enough? Zachary wins the die roll and after shuffling decks the match begins. Game 1 Zachary comes roaring out of the gate, banishing Tidal Dragon Ruler of Waterfalls Read more