Oct 23, 2014
This past weekend’s Standard Open and Modern IQ winner Trevor Humphries is under investigation by SCG for cheating (shuffling).
Prize money is being held until review is complete. If found guilty, prize will be donated to charity.
TCGPlayer 50k Championship is coming this weekend. Thoughts on the new schedule?
Top 8 headlined by Dave Shiels (playing Jeskai) and Andrew Boswell (playing Lax Abzan Midrange)
Top 8 decks: 2 Jeskai, 3 Abzan Midrange, 1 Boss Sligh, 1 Gb Devotion, 1 Temur Midrange
Won(?) by Trevor Humphries playing Jeskai. (0 Rabblemasters, 3 Brimaz and 1 Narset maindeck)
Legacy Open won by Ben Glancy playing Esper Deathblade featuring 3 Treasure Cruise.
Treasure Cruise is taking over! 4 decks with Treasure Cruise in the top 8 including 2 U/R Delver decks.
Won(?) by Trevor Humphries.
2 Naya Zoo in the top 8.
4 U/R Delver in the top 16, all with Treasure Cruise.
Dig Through Time starting to show up in various lists, including Twin and Jeskai Geist.
Notable top 8 competitors: Brad Nelson (Mardu Midrange), National Team member Isaac Sears (Abzan Aggro)
Top 8 decks: 2 Abzan Aggro, 2 Abzan Midrange, 2 Boss Sligh, 1 GR Monsters, 1 Mardu Midrange
Won by Daniel Scheid playing GR Monsters.
Top 16 included Patrick Chapin (Abzan Midrange), Brian Kibler (Temur Monsters), Fabrizio Anteri (Abzan Midrange), and Valentin Mackl (Mardu Midrange)
Dave’s Deck Corner
Spotlight on the Mardu list played by Brad Nelson, Valentin Mackl, and Patrick Dickmann.