ARGCS Indianapolis: Round 7 Abe Hasan (Satellarknights) vs. Jordan Bermudez (Shaddolls)

We're on the homestretch here in Round 7 with two duelists fighting for their lives at 5-1.  Abe Hasan is piloting Satellarknights while Jordan Bermudez is running Shaddolls.  We have another Light vs. Dark match on our hands with a chance at Top 16 on the line!

Game 1


Jordan won the die roll and elects to go first.  He starts off with an Upstart Goblin to draw a card.  He then activates Shaddoll Fusion, sending Shaddoll Beast and Shaddoll Squamata to the grave to Fusion Summon El Shaddoll Winda.  Shaddoll Squamata sends Shaddoll Falco to the grave while Shaddoll Beast draws him a card.  Shaddoll Falco sumons itself facedown, he sets one backrow and ends his turn.

9000 (Abe) - 8000 (Jordan)

Abe leads off with a Normal Summon of Satellarknight Deneb to grab Satellarknight Vega.  He then uses Pot of Duality to reveal Honest, Kagetokage, and Fiendish Chain, adding Honest.  Satellarknight Deneb attacks El Shaddoll Winda and Abe uses Honest to get over it.  Main Phase 2 he sets two backrow and ends his turn.

9000 (Abe) - 6500 (Jordan)

Jordan flips up Shaddoll Falco to bring back Shaddoll Beast facedown.  He then Normal Summons Lyla, Lightsworn Sorceress but is met with Abe's Bottomless Trap Hole.  He follows it up with a Soul Charge to bring back Shaddoll Squamata and El Shaddoll Winda.  He uses another Shaddoll Fusion on Shaddoll Squamata and Shaddoll Falco to bring out another El Shaddoll Winda.  Shaddoll Squamata sends Shaddoll Dragon which destroys Abe's set Compulsory Evacuation Device, which he chains on the set Shaddoll Beast.

9000 (Abe)- 4500

Abe starts with a Normal Summon of Satellarknight Vega and its effect is met with Vanity's Emptiness.  He then uses Pot of Duality, revealing Fiendish Chain, Breakthrough Skill, and Kagetokage, adding Fiendish Chain.  He sets two backrow and ends.

Jordan moves to Battle Phase and tries to run over Satellarknight Deneb but is stopped by Abe's Dimensional Prison.  The second Winda attack however is good.  He sets one backrow and passes.

Abe draws, turns Satellarknight Vega to defense, and ends.

Winda runs over Satellarknight Vega, Jordan sets one backrow, and he ends his turn.

Abe sets a backrow and ends.

Jordan Normal Summons Shaddoll Squamata then attacks with Shaddoll Squamata and Winda, with Winda hitting a second Dimensional Prison

7200 (Abe) - 4500 (Jordan) 

Abe summons Satellarknight Unukalhai to send Satellarknight Alsahm.  Satellarknight Unukalhai and Shaddoll Squamata crash, sending Jordan's Vanity's Emptiness to the grave.  During the End Phase he uses Sinister Shadow Games to send Shaddoll Beast to the grave to draw a card.

Jordan Normal Summons Raiden, Hand of the Lightsworn and tries to use effect but is hit with Fiendish Chain.  He then tries to use Shaddoll Fusion but Abe flips up Vanity's Emptiness.

Abe sets a backrow and passes.

Jordan tributes Raiden, Hand of the Lightsworn for a set monster and passes.

Abe sets a monster and passes.

Jordan flips up Shaddoll Beast to draw two cards and discards another Shaddoll Beast.  Jordan runs over Abe's set Satellarknight Altair, getting rid of Vanity's.

Abe draws for turn, sets a backrow, and passes.

Jordan summons White Dragon Wyverbuster by banishing Shaddoll Squamata from his grave.  He then Special Summons Black Dragon Collapserpent by banishing Raiden, Hand of the Lightsworn.  All connect directly.

1500 (Abe) - 4500 (Jordan)

Abe uses Soul Charge on Satellarknight Altair to bring back Satellarknight Deneb to search out the last Satellarknight Altair.  He then summons the Satellarknight Altair and overlays for Stellarknight Delteros which destroys Jordan's set Compulsory Evacuation Device.  Abe sends it to the grave with Stellarnova Alpha to draw a card but it's just not enough to break through Jordan's field.

Game 2


Abe goes first for Game 2.  He Normal Summons Satellarknight Unukalhai, sending Satellarknight Deneb to the grave.  He sets two backrow and ends his turn.

Jordan uses Charge of the Light Brigadez and mills Shaddoll Dragon, Super Polymerization, and Soul Charge, adding Lyla, Lightsworn Sorceress to his hand.  He then summons White Dragon Wyverbuster by banishing Shaddoll Dragon.  He follows it up with a Shaddoll Fusion, sending Shaddoll Squamata and White Dragon Wyverbuster to Fusion Summon El Shadoll Construct.  Shaddoll Squamata sends Shaddoll Dragon while El Shadoll Construct sends Shaddoll Beast to draw a card (Adding Black Dragon Collapserpent to his hand in the process).  Shaddoll Dragon destroys Abe's set Fiendish Chain.  Jordan then summons Lyla, Lightsworn Sorceress which destroys Abe's set Soul Charge.  He then brings out Black Shaddoll Dragon Collapserpent by banishing White  Dragon Wyverbuster then overlays both for Castel, the Skyblaster Musketeer.  He uses Castel to get rid of Satellarknight Unukalhai.  He swings with the team, sets two backrow then ends his turn.

3200 (Abe) - 8000 (Jordan)

Abe summons Satellarknight Altair but Jordan flips up Vanity's Emptiness.  Out of options, Abe offers the handshake.

Jordan advances to the final round with a 6-1 record!


Joe Soto