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GP Calgary Top 8 Player Profiles

Top 8 Player Profiles – GP Calgary 2019

 

 

Name: Tobias Roos

Age: 17

Occupation:

High School and I work at the LGS.

Hometown:

Vancouver, BC.

Previous Magic Accomplishments:

Captain of Vanmagic

What deck did you play this weekend and why?

Dredge, because Creeping chill is not fair.

What is your favorite War of the Spark preview card and why?

Liliana, Dreadhorde General.

 

 

 

Name: Chris Carlile

Age: 27

Occupation:

Councilor’s Assistant

Hometown:

Calgary

Previous Magic Accomplishments:

Day 2 at SCG Invitational summer 2016. 2nd with Soul Sisters in Sentry Box cards: No Banned List Modern.

What deck did you play this weekend and why?

Humans! I had the most practice with it, and I had tech to turn some matchups around.

What is your favorite War of the Spark preview card and why?

Ajani’s Pridemate, because Soul Sisters is the deck I’d rather be playing.

 

 

 

 

Name: Luca Vittorio Finazzi

Age: 30

Occupation:

Coffee Technician and Trainer

Hometown:

Milano, Italy

Previous Magic Accomplishments:

None.

What deck did you play this weekend and why?

BG Rock designed by my good friend and pro player Mattia Rizzi. I decided on this deck because it’s the deck I know best and someone said “Greatness at any cost!”

What is your favorite War of the Spark preview card and why?

I LOVE Liliana!

 

 

 

 

Name: Andrew Huska

Age: 27

Occupation: Machinist

Hometown: Red Deer Albeta Canada

Previous Magic Accomplishments:

Finalist G.P. Minneapolis 2014

What deck did you play this weekend and why?

Izzet Phoenix. It’s the best deck and Dan Fournier is super smart.

What is your favorite War of the Spark preview card and why?

The buy a box Tezzert! Affinity is back!

 

 

 

Name: Austin Anderson

Age: 21

Occupation: Oil Field Worker

Hometown: Radway Alberta

Previous Magic Accomplishments:

Winning Face to Face Open Red Deer 2018.

What deck did you play this weekend and why?

UW Miracles. It’s a deck that rarely loses to itself.

What is your favorite War of the Spark preview card and why?

The new Jace looks awesome!

 

 

 

Name: Samuel Pardee

Age: 29

Occupation: Game Designer

Hometown: Denver Colorado

Previous Magic Accomplishments:

Two Mythic Championships Top 8s and a handful of GPs T8s

What deck did you play this weekend and why?

Grixis Death’s Shadow. I didn’t want to play Phoenix and I liked the idea of playing with Jace, Vryn’s Prodigy. (Thanks Ben Friedman)

What is your favorite War of the Spark preview card and why?

Ignite the beacons!

 

 

 

Name: Brain Willms

Age: 30

Occupation: Clinical Informatics Analyst

Hometown: Kelowna

Previous Magic Accomplishments:

Winning a whole lot of side events! This is my first Grand Prix main event.

What deck did you play this weekend and why?

Blue Moon. Because I love Blood Moon and Lightning Bolts.

What is your favorite War of the Spark preview card and why?

The Tezzeret, Master of the Bridge is ridiculous!

 

 

 

Name: Attila Fur

Age: 34

Occupation: IT Technician

Hometown: Dunaujuceros, Hungary

Previous Magic Accomplishments:

Been to PT Aether Revolt and PT25A.

What deck did you play this weekend and why?

Jund Breach. Scapeshift was not fast enough in this metagame.

What is your favorite War of the Spark preview card and why?

The buy a box Tezzeret! Affinity is back?!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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