Round 4 Feature Match
Here we go with some Round 4 Feature Match action. We have Scott Page the self appointed originator of Trap Stun, from Dallas, Texas playing Dragon Rulers. He’s a veteran of the ARCS features and also was the Runner-Up for the First ARCS in Fort Worth. On the other side of the table we have Thomas Marcellari playing Dragunity Rulers.
Scott will be playing first and he opens with Tidal, Dragon Ruler of Waterfalls, Redox, Dragon Ruler of Boulders, Maxx “C", Debris Dragon, Trap Stun, and Flamvell Guard. He sets one and passes.
Thomas opens with Gold Sarcophagus banishing Blaster, Dragon Ruler of Infernos to add a Blaster to his hand with the effect. Sacred Seven Star Sword is activated banishing Tempest, Dragon Ruler of Storms to add a Dragunity Arma Mystletainn to his hand. Upstart Goblin gives Scott 1000 Lps bringing him to 9000 and Thomas another card. Cards Of Consonance using a Dragunity Phalanx is activated trading Phalanx for 2 new cards. Upstart is activated giving Scott another 1000 bringing him to 10000 Lps. He sets 3 and passes his turn.
Scott draws Blaster and Bansihes Tidal and Redox to add copies of themselves with Thomas chaining Maxx “C". Blaster attacks for Thomas for 2800 bringing him down to 5200Lps. Mystical Space Typhoon is activated at end phase on Scott’s face down Trap Stun.
Thomas draws for turn and activates Dragon Ravine discarding Tempest to add Dragunity Dux to his hand. Dragunity Dux is Normal Summoned and equips Dragunity Phalanx. Dragunity Phalanx activates to Special Summon itself and Scott chains Maxx “C" to the effect to draw Sacred Sword of the Seven Stars. Thomas synchros into HTS Psyhemuth and ends his turn. Blaster returns to Scott’s hand.
Scott draws another Sacred Sword of the Seven Stars for his turn. He activates it banishing Tidal to draw 2 cards, Battle Fader and Phoenix Wing Wind Blast, adding Tidal to his hand from the effect. “Give me a second I have a lot of cards.”, exclaims Scott. He has 9 cards in his hand so lots of plays are possible and he opts to activate Blasters effect sending Flamvell Guard to grave to destroy HTS Psyhemuth. Redox banishes Flamvell Guard and Maxx “C" to Special Summon itself. Debris Dragon comes down but gets shut down thanks to Solemn Warning. He sets 2 to his back row and passes.
Thomas draws and adds Blaster from Gold Sarcophagus. He activates Dragon’s Ravine to discard Blaster in order to add Dragunity Dux to his hand. Dragunity Dux is Normal Summoned and Scott checks Thomas’s graveyard letting the Normal Summon be successful. Dragunity Phalanx's effect brings it to the Monster Zone and the two are synchro’d into Dragunity Knight-Vajrayana. Dragunity Knight-Vajrayana lets Dragunity Phalanx be Special Summoned again and sent to Graveyard to Special Summon Dragunity Arma Mystletainn. The two are Xyz Summoned into Hieratic Dragon King of Atum but it gets spun back to the Extra Deck thanks to Phoenix Wing Wind Blast discarding Tidal. Blaster’s effect is activated banishing Dragunity Arma Mystletainn and Dragunity Knight-Vajrayana. Tempest comes up from the graveyard by banishing two Dragunity Dux. The two Rulers are used to Xyz Mecha Phantom Beast Dracossack and the summon is good. Draco’s effect is used to Special Summon two tokens and Trap Stun is activated by Scott which resolves. Thomas continues on and Synchros into Angel of Zera with the tokens and Phalanx, Scott has 5 monsters banished putting Zera at 3400. Angel of Zera attacks over Redox and attacks directly with Dracossack dropping Scott to 2600. He sets one and passes back to Scott.
Scott draws Vanity’s Emptiness for his turn. Blaster comes up by Redox and Debris Dragon being banished, searching a Redox to his hand. He attacks with Blaster but is shut off by Book Of Moon. He sets one and passes.
Thomas draws and uses Dracossack’s effect to Special Summon tokens then uses the effect destroy Scotts Set Vanity’s Emptiness. Blaster comes up by banishing Tempest and Blaster, searching Mystletainn with Tempest. Tributes a token for Mystletainn to equip Dragunity Phalanx and Special Summons itself to Synchro with Mystletainn into Crimson Blader. Crimson Blader attacks over the set Blaster and the rest attack directly putting Scott at 1100. He passes with that.
Scott draws Ravine for his turn exclaiming, “There it is.” Sacred Sword of the Seven Stars is used to draw Battle Fader and Trigon, by banishing Redox and Scott does not use the effect. Ravine is played but shut off by Mystical Space Typhoon. He passes back play to Thomas and Blaster returns to Thomas's hand.
Thomas draws and attacks but is shut off by Battle Fader. He sets one and passes.
Scott draws Phoenix Wing Wind Blast, sets it and passes his turn.
Thomas draws to 3 for his turn. Terraforming is used and Phoenix Wing Wind Blast is chained by Thomas discarding Blaster targeting Scott’s own set Phoenix Wing Wind Blast which Scott chains discarding Trigon to target Angel of Zera which causes Thomas chain Return From the Different Dimension to get back Tempest and Blaster, the chain gets him Ravine from his deck and summons his Dragon Rulers from being banished. Thomas overlays his two Dragons to Gaia Dragon the Thunder Charger and pierces through 2600 damage on the Battle Fader for the game!
Siding for game 2 Scott asks, “Siding out Return?” Thomas just shakes his head no but he says, “If there’s a Game 3 we will.”
Scott opens up with Tempest, Redox, Trigon, Compulsory Evacuation Device, Dragon’s Ravine, and Mystical Space Typhoon. Dragon's Ravine is activated sending Trigon from hand to send Blaster to the Graveyard from deck. Blaster and Tempest are banished for Redox, searching Debris Dragon and Blaster. Debris Dragon is used to bring back Trigon to Synchro into Ancient Fairy Dragon. Ancient Fairy Dragon activates her effect to destroy Ravine, gaining 1000 putting scott at 9000 and searching another Dragon's Ravine from his deck and adding it to his hand. Scott’s second Dragon’s Ravine comes down and Blaster is sent to send Tidal to the Graveyard. Ancient Fairy Dragon and Redox are used to Xyz Summon Mecha Phantom Beast Dracossack and Dracossack uses it’s effect to Special Summon two tokens. Scott sets 2 and passes.
Thomas draws for turn and activates Upstart Goblin to give Scott 1000 to bring him to 10000. Thomas summons Thunder King Rai-Oh and attacks a token. He sets 3 and passes.
Scott draws Trap Stun for turn and activates Dracossack’s effect but Thomas chains Phoenix Wing Wind Blast discarding Blaster to spin it back to the extra deck. Scott now has 3 tokens and 2 facedowns with a Trap Stun in hand. Blaster is Special Summoned by banishing Debris Dragon and Ancient Fairy Dragon. Blaster attacks over Thunder King Rai-Oh for 900 bringing Thomas down to 7100. He sets one and passes.
Thomas draws and passes back to Scott.
Scott draws Maxx “C" for turn. He activates Dragon’s Ravine sending Blaster but Mystical Space Typhoon shuts it off. Blaster is Special Summoned by banishing Redox and Tidal to search copies of themselves. Scott tributes two tokens for Tidal. Blaster and Tidal attack for 5400 putting Thomas at 1700. Dracossack uses its effect on Mystical Space Typhoon which is chained to destroy Compulsory Evacuation Device. Scott passes with that.
Thomas draws and concedes after seeing his next card.
Scott opens up with a decent hand and takes Game 2. “Siding out return now?”, asks Thomas. “I would love to still side it out.” remarked Scott.
Thomas opens up Game 3 with Terraforming to grab a Dragon's Ravine. Dragon's Ravine discards Redox to send Dragunity Phalanx. He passes.
Scott opens with Flamvell Guard, Blaster, Battle Fader, Solemn Warning, and 2 Sacred Sword of the Seven Stars. Sacred Sword banishes Blaster to draw Tidal and Dragunity Corsesca, adding Blaster from it’s effect. He sets one and passes back to Thomas.
Thomas draws for turn. He Normal Summons Dragunity Dux and Scott says the Normal Summon is fine. Phalanx Special Summons itself and Mystletainn is Special Summoned sending Dragunity Phalanx to the Graveyard but Scott activates Solemn Warning on that Summon, putting him at 6000. Dragunity Dux attacks for 1700 putting Scott to 4300. He passes with that.
Scott draws and Thomas activates Imperial Iron Wall. Blaster destroys it by sending Flamvell Guard and itself. Sacred Sword lets Scott draw 2 cards, Corsesca and Debris, and adds a Tidal to his hand. Dragon's Ravine comes down sending Tidal to send Tempest. Tempest banishes Flamvell Guard and Dragunity Corsesca to special itself but D.D. Crow shuts that down! Scott passes with that.
Thomas draws and just proceeds to his battle phase and attacks with Dragunity Dux dropping Scott to 2600. He sets one and passes.
Scott draws Vanity’s Emptiness for his turn with his face up Dragon’s Ravine being the only thing on the field. Dragon’s Ravine discards Debris Dragon to send Tempest to the graveyard. Tempest and Debris Dragon are banished for Blaster’s effect and Thomas chains Maxx “C”, Scott adds Tempest and Blaster comes to the field. Dragunity Corsesca is Normal Summoned and Scott Synchros into Stardust Spark Dragon. Stardust Spark Dragon attacks but is spun back to the extra deck by Phoenix Wing Wind Blast. Scott sets Vanity’s Emptiness and passes.
Thomas draws and activates Redox by banishing Maxx “C” and Dragunity Arma Mystletainn. He attacks with Redox and Battle Fader shuts it down. He sets one and passes.
Scott draws Maxx “C" for turn. He activates Dragon’s Ravine discarding Tempest (Time is called in the round so it comes down to 5 turns. LPs are Scott 2600-Thomas 8000.), sending Trigon to the Graveyard. Tidal is summoned using Tempest and Dragunity Corsesca, searching a Debris Dragon. Debris Dragon is Normal Summoned and Thomas uses Warning to stop the Normal Summon. LPs 2600-6000 with Thomas leading still. Blaster is summoned banishing Trigon and Debris Dragon. Tempest attacks over Dragunity Dux and Blaster over Redox dropping Thomas to 3900 lps. Scott uses his dragons to Xyz into Mecha Phantom Beast Dracossack and activates the effect bringing two tokens to the field. He passes with that.
Thomas draws to 2 in hand for his turn. He activates Dragon's Ravine over Scott’s discarding Mystical Space Typhoon to add Dragunity Dux to his hand. Scott applauded the fact Thomas did that play. Dragunity Dux is Normal Summoned to the field activating the effect and equips Dragunity Phalanx. On the equip Scott flips Vanity’s Emptiness with Thomas shaking his head. Thomas attacks over a token and passes.
Scott draws Redox for his turn. Redox is normal summoned to the field by tributing Battle Fader and a token. He attacks with Blaster over the Dragunity Dux and Redox directly dropping Thomas to 1600. Passing with that.
Thomas uses Dragon’s Ravine to add a Draguinty Dux to hand. Dragunity Dux is Normal Summoned to equip Dragunity Phalanx. Dragunity Dux attacks over Redox for 200 putting Scott at 2400. Phalanx uses the effect to Special Summon itself and Scott chains Maxx “C”, Dragunity Phalanx and Dragunity Dux are used for Dragunity Knight-Vajrayana. Dragunity Knight-Vajrayana and Dragunity Phalanx are used to Synchro for Scrap Dragon. Scrap Dragon activates the effect and destroys Dragon’s Ravine to get rid of Dracossack. Redox and Tempest come up to go into Dracossack. Dracossack uses the effect to Special Summon two tokens and he passes.
Scott starts by drawing for his turn. He uses Redox’s effect discarding another Redox to Special Summon Blaster from the Graveyard. Tidal Special Summons itself by banishing two Dragons. He Xyz Summons into Gaia Dragon the Thunder Charger to attack over the token with it’s piercing effect for game!
Scott Page grinds through Game 3 in time to take this Round 4 Feature Match against Thomas Marcellari.