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Battling [personal] demons and heroes with Pack Rats – GP Brisbane Report

“I don’t feel a thing, and I stopped remembering,
These days are just like moments turned to hours,
Mother used to say, if you would you’d find a way,
But Mother never danced through fire showers…”

 

This is my Grand Prix Brisbane 2017 report. While I did not finish particularly well in the main event (133rd and no Pro Points), for many reasons the actual finish was unimportant and I consider the weekend an overwhelming personal success.
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39th at GP Brisbane with UW control

So, I’ll start this off by writing one sentence that was said to me going into this Grand Prix, and haunted me right until the first round of the tournament.

“You have a detrimental love for fair decks”

It’s true, I love fair decks, especially control decks. I’ve never entered into a tournament without having a whole lot of air in my deck, and I love drawing cards. This is typically the worst kind of thing you can do in modern. Let’s be realistic, modern’s not fun for the fair players, even if they think there having “fun” it’s generally some kind of hilarious ruse where the opponents not doing anything because they got unlucky or their deck decided to punch them in the face.
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GP Brisbane Top 64 Merfolk Tournament Report

Hello!

Heading into most GP’s the toughest decision is normally what deck to play, but lucky for me I’ve been playing merfolk since the dawn of modern. All that was left was to pick the 75 cards I would register for the main event – a decision that wasn’t made until the night before. After a lot of conversations with friends and ‘famous’ merfolk streamers I settled on the below list:

Drew's Merfolk

Creatures: (28)
Cursecatcher
Lord of Atlantis
Master of Pearl Trident
Silvergill Adept
Master of Waves
Harbinger of the Tides
Merrow Reejerey
Vendilion Clique

Spells: (12)
Spell Pierce
Vapor Snag
Aether Vial
Spreading Seas

Land: (20)
12 Island
Mutavault
Cavern of Souls
Oboro, Palace in the Clouds
Minamo, School at Water's Edge
Sideboard: (15)
Unified Will
Hurkyl's Recall
Relic of Progenitus
Gutshot
Tectonic Edge
Tidebinder Mage
Dispel

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