Ed asked me to write a tournament report about my weekend at the Source and Dreamers. I usually tweet updates as the tournaments go on (www.twitter.com/wiem0014) so those notes helped a lot in writing this report. Sorry if I don’t remember names or all of the details.
The previous weekend Emmanuel, Lukas, Nick and I traveled to Madison and LaCrosse for the first weekend of Cities. I performed extremely sub-par that weekend, mostly due to bad luck, but also due to a costly misplay on Saturday. I ended up 2-3 Saturday (after starting 0-3) with Luxchomp This was the deck I was most comfortable with, winning States with it last year, and testing it heavily for Regionals and Nats. It was the right deck in a field of Gyarados, but I started against two Machamp decks and couldn’t recover. I finished 3-2 on Sunday while playing a Machamp deck focused on the Prime more than most. Jay Hornung (from IA) ended up winning both days with Luxchomp and going 13-1 on the weekend.…Continue reading "A Tale of Two Cities (winning LuxChomp Report)"