SMIP Podcast # 84: The Vintage Championship Recap


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    Every year, Kevin and I discuss the aftermath of the Vintage Championship at Eternal Weekend, the tournament itself, and Eternal Weekend overall. This year is no exception. We give a detailed breakdown of the tournament, our own tournament reports, and an analysis of the top decks. There is much to discuss, so check it out!

    http://www.eternalcentral.com/so-many-insane-plays-podcast-episode-84-vintage-champs-review-and-eternal-weekend-recap/

    Kevin Cron and Steve Menendian discuss the results from the 2018 North American Vintage Championship and Eternal Weekend.

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    Podcast (somanyinsaneplays): Download (Duration: 2:13:52 — 83.3MB)

    0:01:00: Announcements
    0:05:40: Overall Impressions: Pittsburgh, trial structure, etc.
    0:12:00: Metagame results vs. our predictions
    0:43:40: Kevin’s Tournament Report
    1:08:00: Steve’s Tournament Report
    1:45:00: Top 8
    2:08:00: Wrap Up
    Total Runtime: 2:13:52



  • @smmenen do you have a link to Cron's Niv Mizzet deck? I googled around but couldn't find it anywhere.


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    @firemaw said in SMIP Podcast # 84: The Vintage Championship Recap:

    @smmenen do you have a link to Cron's Niv Mizzet deck? I googled around but couldn't find it anywhere.

    Twitter. Kevin posted a photo on his twitter. Also, the Eternal Central report has a download of every decklist.



  • @smmenen thanks!

    I just printed it out, can't wait to playtest it with my playgroup this weekend.

    for posterity:

    • scans of every decklist are at:

    http://www.eternalcentral.com/vintagechamps2018/

    • and here's Cron's "Niv-Mizzet Grixis" as text:

    2 Deathrite Shaman
    3 Snapcaster Mage
    1 Tasigur, The Golden Fang
    1 Niv-Mizzet, Parun

    2 Mystic Remora
    2 Dack Fayden
    1 Jace, The Mind Sculptor
    1 Chandra, Torch Of Defiance

    1 Night's Whisper
    3 Preordain

    1 Ponder
    1 Treasure Cruise
    1 Brainstorm
    1 Gitaxian Probe
    1 Demonic Tutor
    1 Dig Through Time
    1 Time Walk
    1 Ancestral Recall
    1 Gush

    2 Lightning Bolt
    2 Shattering Spree
    4 Force Of Will
    4 Mental Misstep
    2 Pyroblast

    Black Lotus
    Mox Sapphire
    Mox Ruby
    Mox Jet

    Strip Mine
    Library Of Alexandria
    4 Scalding Tarn
    2 Polluted Delta
    3 Volcanic Island
    3 Underground Sea
    1 Island
    1 Mountain

    [Sideboard]
    4 Leyline Of The Void
    2 Ravenous Trap
    2 Shattering Spree
    2 Pyroblast
    2 Annul
    1 Flusterstorm
    1 Pithing Needle
    1 Engineered Explosives


 

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