2001 Grand Prix Taipei

Posted in NEWS on December 29, 2015

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[view] The winners, and still cham-peens, Team AlphaBetaUnlimited.com
[view] Semifinalists Anchans
[view] Quarterfinalists Team T.T.T.
[view] Quarterfinalists Dr. No-right
[view] The brains behind Panzer Hunters, Itaru Ishida
[view] The OMS brothers check out the finals
[view] Everyone wants to watch history in the making
[view] A bit of a sticky wicket, what
[view] Chris Benafel hides his concern with the brim of his hat
[view] Dave Williams ponders
[view] For once, Tahngarth isnt up to the task
[view] Rookie of the Year hopeful Katsuhiro Mori
[view] Birds-eye-view of the ABU side of things
[view] Pandemonium
[view] The final draft is well spectivated
[view] But, could I be as nefarious as Doctor Wong
[view] Masayuki Higashino with a towel on his head. Nuff said
[view] Its practically panic in the streets
[view] Dr. No-Right have the home-field advantage
[view] ABU, in their traditional show of solidarity
[view] Anchans, and their various grimaces
[view] Semifinal Action: T.T.T. v. ABU. Find Dan Clegg, win a No-Prize
[view] ABU and T.T.T., its a tricky business
[view] Our Skycam catches the draft as it happens
[view] Dont be shy, crowd around
[view] Top 4: Team T.T.T.
[view] Top 4: Dr. No-right
[view] Top 4: Anchans
[view] Top 4: AlphaBetaUnlimited.com
[view] The hopefuls, Team APAC
[view] Anchans in Round 9: The long day has taken its toll
[view] Inside the huddle, its a mad scramble to get the right cardss
[view] Round 9 Draft: Anchans v. APAC
[view] ABU giggling like schoolgirls
[view] A glacial pace: Toshiki Tsukamoto v. Dan Clegg
[view] Fire Beat get ready to rumble
[view] Round 8 Feature Match Draft: ABU v. Fire Beat
[view] Impromptu mute conference at the drafting table
[view] Tsukamoto v. Wai is the deciding match
[view] Fire Beats Jun Nobushita is in a bad way
[view] Round 7 Feature Match: Wrath of God v. Fire Beat
[view] Spectators and players alike crowd the drafting tables
[view] Toshiki Tsukamoto: Ooooh
[view] Team Rochester requires concentration
[view] Wrath of God are impassive to the point of catatonia
[view] Anchans are fired up
[view] Team T.T.T. pose expertly
[view] Round 5 Feature Match: Team T.T.T. v. Antarctica
[view] Its a Finkel sandwich on OMS bread
[view] Team T.T.T. are where the action is
[view] Datcho Club are out for blood in Round 4
[view] Team APAC sport hastily-constructed team shirts
[view] An excellent turnout
[view] No Food Allowed in the tournament area means the halls are crammed.
[view] The visiting pros spend their lunch Team Drafting
[view] Round 3 Feature Match: Champion.com v. ABU. It all comes down to this.
[view] Team ABU dont like where this is going
[view] Team Champion.com are relaxing or slouching, one of the two.
[view] Katsuhiro Mori, Itaru Ishida and Osamu Fujita are Team Anchans
[view] Round 2 Feature Match: Anchans v. Ing Gueit
[view] Round 1 Feature Match: Alligator v. I Have Three Dromar: The deciding game.
[view] Someones about to be very unhappy
[view] I Have Three Dromar are stoic, like Spock. Remember Spock
[view] Team Alligator is all business
[view] Local favorites Team T.T.T.
[view] Team ABU tries to cut a card from Williamss build
[view] Always expressive, Team Fire Beat
[view] Another of Japans strong teams: Datcho Club
[view] Team Antarctica break it down
[view] Team Anchans is Katsuhiro Moris best hope to get Pro Points before Worlds
[view] Team Perfect Skull check everything twice
[view] Back for more: Team AlphaBetaUnlimited.com
[view] Jon Finkel and Steve OMS like the looks of their cards
[view] Tsuyoshi Ikeda of Team Fire Beat has a studied nonchalence
[view] Toshiki Tsukamoto blurs the line between reality and fantasy
[view] Team Alligator inspect their wares
[view] Its bedlam as players crack packs
[view] Players eagerly await their sealed decks
[view] Half the fun of registration is the killer swag you get