Hey all you OHKOers out there, this is Pikkdogs here with an article to finish up my nationals report. I will give you the rest of the report, then will share my decklist, and finally I will give you some thoughts and musings about the tournament and the format.
Day 2 Tournament Report
So, the last time we left our hero, he finished Day 1 with a 4-2 record, and knew that he needed to win out or go 2-1 and get a lot of help in order to make top cut.
Team Omar wakes up a little later than the previous day, and we try to scarf down some waffles and biscuits and gravy before we head downtown. We get into the play area at about 8:35 and people are already about to being their match even though play was not scheduled till 9. So I go and introduce myself to my opponent who says, “Darn I thought you weren’t gonna show.” This guy actually turns out to be a little of an annoyance to me, I don’t know him, but he didn’t seem all that nice. Classy Freddy Blassie might call him a “Pencil Neck Geek.”
He starts Tepig and I am unsure what he is playing, so I collector for both Phanpys and Oshawotts. I finally see a Magnemite and figure that I should work with Donphan. I have a little trouble setting up and have some bad draws, but am able to exchange a couple prizes. I have particular trouble getting the right kind of energies, the DCE’s kept
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