[view] These guys go home happily. Congratulations to all of them!
[view] Kai Budde, the record breaking winner of three Pro Tours now
[view] Way to go, Alan!
[view] Dan Clegg and his third place Pro Tour trophy
[view] Patrick Mello and his fourth place Pro Tour trophy
[view] The finalists evaluating the match
[view] A fair win for Kai Budde
[view] Alan Comer bursts out in laughter over his game
[view] Koichiro Maki covering the finals match for the Japanese Sideboard Online
[view] Alan Comer near the end of the game
[view] "I'm taking home a trophy anyway!"
[view] Alan Comer considering his options in the finals
[view] "Let's keep this short, shall we?"
[view] Budde pulling a face
[view] Kai Buddha
[view] Zvi "My, I look good in print" Moshowitz
[view] The finalists of Pro Tour Barcelona are ready for the challenge
[view] Kai Budde and his trophy. At that point in time, he wasn't sure he could keep it.
[view] Keita Mori did great work on the Japanese coverage. If you can't read Japanese, you're missing out.
[view] "Cool, I'm getting a trophy anyway!"
[view] Comer's three big monsters
[view] Food for the hungry
[view] Mikey P is a star now!
[view] Yuri Kolomeyko vs. Patrick Mello in the quarter finals.
[view] Spectators can watch the semi final matches live with expert commentary
[view] Flyers coming in.
[view] Patrick Mello looks very relaxed in his semi final match against Kai Budde.
[view] Patrick Mello attacking with a smile.
[view] "Your turn" Kai Budde in his semi final match against Patrick Mello.
[view] Dan Clegg is looking very worried.
[view] Kai,looking very determined to win his 3rd Pro Tour title in 2 years.
[view] Dan Clegg and Alan Comer in the semi finals.
[view] Alan Comer looking carefully at his card before casting it.
[view] "And I target this land." Alan Comer in his semifinal match against Dan Clegg.
[view] Alan Comer is looking very pleased with himself.
[view] Dan Clegg doesn't look very confident.
[view] Yuri Kolomeyko, the pride of the Ukraine
[view] Yuri at pray
[view] Patrick Mello versus Yuri Kolomeyko in the quarterfinals of Pro Tour Barcelona
[view] Patrick Mello is almost sure of the match now
[view] Brad Swan played his aggressive red-green deck to an 0-3 finish
[view] Scott Johns judges over the Comer - Swan match
[view] Albertus Law checks Budde out over the brim of his glasses
[view] Chad Ellis is saying "Hit me with your best shot"
[view] Dan Clegg seems to be many players' favorite
[view] Red Zone
[view] Kai Budde defeated Albertus Law, 3-0
[view] Self-assured Patrick Mello
[view] Alan Comer just defeated Brad Swan, 3-0
[view] Jaap Brouwer at the Budde - Law match
[view] Kai Budde distracted. As is the camera man, Sideboard reporter Josh Bennett and Head Judge Thomas Bisballe
[view] Kai Budde versus Albertus Law in the quarterfinals of Pro Tour Barcelona
[view] Big Bird's sister
[view] Jeweled Bird decorated for five-color Magic
[view] A finals deck?
[view] These cards should take Mello through
[view] Patrick Mello's neat rows
[view] Kai Budde lays out his cards for to build his deck
[view] Sabertooth Nishoba, an obvious choice for Budde
[view] Patrick Mello can go for Scorching Lava or maybe Annihilate
[view] Yuri Kolomeyko and Brad Swan pass on the rest of the booster
[view] Dan Clegg and Patrick Mello are in doubt still
[view] Alan Comer made his pick at the draft table
[view] Chad Ellis carefully puts his draft choice on the table
[view] The draft table
[view] Antonio de Rosas had to come too early to his liking
[view] Alan Comer going in fourth seed
[view] Kai Budde going in third seed
[view] Yuri Kolomeyko going in seventh seed
[view] Dan Clegg going in first seed
[view] Brad Swan going in fifth seed
[view] The top eight in the streets of Barcelona
[view] Albertus Law going in sixth seed
[view] Patrick Mello going in second seed
[view] Chad Ellis going in eighth seed
[view] Chad Ellis overjoyed with his place in the top 8
[view] Mark Rosewater announcing the top 8 of the Pro Tour
[view] Brad Swan versus Justin Gary in an all-American feature match in round fourteen
[view] Justin Gary - very concentrated
[view] Brad "son of" Swan explains his tactics
[view] Kai Budde had to win this one. Guess what? He did
[view] For Jon Finkel, top 8 is a no-go by now
[view] "What are you talking about, I'm planning on giving Ukraine its first Top 8 finish"
[view] Yuri Kolomeyko earning his first Pro Tour top 8
[view] Franck Canu at 10 victories in round thirteen, but missed the last round
[view] Chris Benafel
[view] Trey Van Cleave
[view] Gary Wise
[view] Alexander Witt
[view] Yoshii Tatsuo (Japan) versus Jan Tomcani (Slovak Republic)
[view] One more Plains for Jan Tomcani
[view] Yoshii Tatsuo intensely looking at the other side of the table
[view] A very disappointed Jon Finkel congratulates Comer
[view] Finkel wrecking his brain
[view] Alan Comer showing his hand
[view] Finkel lingering on Recoil
[view] Benedikt Klauser raising an eyebrow
[view] Justin Gary "If there is anybody up there, please give me a little hand"
[view] Benedikt Klauser (AT) versus Justin Gary (US) in round thirteen
[view] Stewart Shinkins scored well in last Pro Tour Los Angeles and is considered the best Irish player by far
[view] Yuri Kolomeyko surprising everyone, but he keeps his cool
[view] Yuri Kolomeyko (Ukraine) versus Stewart Shinkins (Ireland) in round thirteen
[view] Utter concentration for Kai Budde, much is at stake
[view] Albertus Law from Singapore
[view] Shake it baby. Finkel for president!
[view] Jon Finkel "Punch, smack, pow!"
[view] The audience follows the show between Kastle and Finkel
[view] Smash! One more Yoco, Kai?
[view] Yoco para beber, Kai Budde gets himself pumped up
[view] Patrick Mello trying to give his Duskwalker flying
[view] Darwin Kastle draws his last card of the match
[view] Steady course to top 8? Finkel had to win - so he did
[view] No...more...beatings! Darwin Kastle gets it hard from Jon Finkel in round twelve
[view] Kai Budde versus Patrick Mello in an all German feature match in round twelve
[view] Going to confessional
[view] Big in Japan - tonight: Yoshi Tatsuro
[view] Law won round twelve, one more and he probably makes top 8
[view] Yoshi Tatsuro (JP) versus Albertus Law (SG) in round twelve
[view] Chris Benafel and Benedikt Klauser, hands neatly in their laps
[view] Justin Gary has been all over the place during this tournament. He is making a come-back towards the top 8 now. To his left Tuomo Nieminen
[view] Jon Finkel drafting black-blue-white again
[view] Kai Budde has been at the top all tournament now
[view] Yoshii Tatsuro at the draft. This Pro Tour rookie is making an impression
[view] Head Judge Thomas Bisballe wanted a shirt to match the Pro Tour banners
[view] Vicky Korstanje, Jeroen Beeckx and Christophe Weyers taking a break
[view] Judges Juan Tavira, Thomas Bisballe and Mario Van Leeuwen are called to mediate
[view] David Price (US) versus Alan Comer (US) in a round eleven feature match
[view] David Price, check out the pink
[view] French kiss
[view] Benedikt Klauser (AT) versus Olivier Ruel (FR) in a round eleven feature match
[view] Benedikt Klauser is all concentration. Or maybe just tired
[view] Chris Benafel (US) versus Darwin Kastle (US) in a round eleven feature match
[view] Darwin Kastle was a trendsetter: goatees rule
[view] The hat is his teammate's. The trash talk is his. Chris Benafel
[view] Scott Johns' broad smile
[view] Scott Johns (US) versus Mike Pustilnik (US) in a round eleven feature match
[view] Mikey P having the time of his life
[view] After so many years in California, Alan Comer still hasn't lost his English accent
[view] Wizards' staff Randy Buehler, Mike Donais, Jeff Donais, Worth Wollpert and the back of Thomas Pannell making it cosy up on the stage
[view] Gary Wise (CA) versus Paco Llopis (SP) in a round ten feature match
[view] Local boy Paco Llopis
[view] Gary Wise reaching for his beard
[view] Scott Johns (US) versus Kai Budde (DE) in a round ten feature match
[view] Scott Johns and his pen never separate
[view] Kai Budde shows his best side for the camera
[view] Matt Place (US) versus Laurence Creech (US) in a round ten feature match
[view] An attack of Matt Place
[view] Laurence Creech is studying what Creech has played so far
[view] Kyle Rose and Rob Dougherty at the beginning of a round ten feature match
[view] Kyle Rose's fingers are itching
[view] Rob Dougherty having a laugh
[view] Lots of local players and lots of fun at side events
[view] Bryan Hubble
[view] Bryan Hubble (US) versus Tomoharu Seito (JP) in round nine
[view] Tomoharu Seito
[view] Darwin Kastle (US) versus Shawn Regnier (US) in a round nine feature match
[view] Shawn "Now you show me what you got" Regnier
[view] Darwin Kastle keeps his hand warm
[view] Head Judge Thomas Bisballe keeps track of the clock
[view] Judge Mike Donais and Head Judge Thomas Bisballe
[view] All confidence, Mikey P.
[view] David Price (US) versus Steve OMS (US) in a round nine feature match
[view] David Price takes the blow
[view] Steve O'Mahoney-Schwartz is waiting for his opponent to wake up
[view] Justin Gary (US) versus Olle Rade (SE) in a round nine feature match
[view] Olle Rade plays with conviction
[view] Justin Gary giving away his best joke
[view] Nicolas Olivieri and the traces of a savage fight?
[view] Little Franck Canu
[view] Paul Barclay, Laura Waniuk and Reid Schmadeke keep the side events going
[view] Nobody beats Nicolas Labarre's distinction
[view] Olivier Ruel, always in a good mood
[view] Benedikt Klauser at the draft
[view] A shake of the Hammer
[view] Kai Budde (DE) had a very strong first day at the Pro Tour
[view] Dan Clegg (US) versus Kai Budde (DE) in round eight
[view] Dan Clegg has his own little worries
[view] Justin Gary (US) versus Kamiel Cornelissen (NE) in round eight
[view] That is sneaky, Justin Gary
[view] A sharp eye from Kamiel Cornelissen
[view] Jaap Brouwer and Jeff Donais do the deck check
[view] Shawn Regnier (US) versus Tommi Hovi (FI) in round eight
[view] Does Tommi Hovi play for money?
[view] The Hammer. There is nothing else you can say
[view] Chad Ellis plays a teammate in round eight
[view] A brand new day for Darwin Kastle
[view] Chad Ellis (US) versus Darwin Kastle (US) in round eight
[view] Red alert: these are feature matches
[view] Kyle Rose and Rob Dougherty drafting
[view] Chad Ellis, Darwin Kastle and Chris Manning from Your Move Games, next to each other at the draft table
[view] The sound of shuffling cards
[view] The third draft of the Pro Tour has begun
[view] Had a tough night
[view] The local judge, Juan Tavira and Jakub Wysoczanski from Poland
[view] Jaap Brouwer is ready for the second day of the Pro Tour
[view] Judges checking decklists
[view] Anthony Waters making himself comfortable
[view] Laura Waniuk tries hard not to look at the camera
[view] Scorekeeper Cajus Von Engelmann hides behind his computer
[view] Masticore makes a big impression at the DCI information booth
[view] Mister Mark Rosewater picks out the feature matches
[view] Neither of these two gentlemen seems to believe what is happening
[view] Daniel O'Mahoney-Schwartz has a last look at his card before he plays it
[view] Willian Jensen is not sure whether he heard this right
[view] Ko Okada
[view] Katsuhiro Mori plays pink sleeves, how cool
[view] Katsuhiro Mori versus Ko Okada
[view] David Bachmann, so serious
[view] Aaron Forsythe versus David Bachmann in round seven
[view] Tough one - Gary Wise
[view] Mike Bregoli about to suck a thumb?
[view] "Shoot". Bet that's what Antoine Ruel is saying here
[view] Aaron Forsythe calling in the help from Mark Rosewater
[view] Mike Bregoli versus Gary Wise
[view] Ggggrrrrryan Fuller
[view] John Ormerod lets down his hair but wins the match
[view] John Ormerod versus Ryan Fuller
[view] Who is this?
[view] Australian and female, two reasons for having a picture on the web
[view] "I dare you" Stephan Valkyser
[view] Katsuhiro Mori
[view] Katsuhiro Mori versus Stephan Valkyser in round six
[view] Benedikt Klauser from Austria
[view] Rune Horvik knows what Cornelissen is laughing about
[view] Benedikt Klauser versus Kamiel Cornelissen
[view] Svend Geertsen
[view] Matt Vienneau does the Toronto shuffle
[view] Shiny nose? Sigurd Eskeland
[view] Scott Wills is definitely not interested in Alan Comer's match
[view] Sharp dressed man with a red nose? There can be only one: Warren Marsh
[view] Dutch duck reading a book. Now, which other duck could do that?
[view] A quick hand from Noah Boeken
[view] The feature match area
[view] Alexandro Dominguez from Spain or two hats in a row
[view] What's that tongue doing there, Trey?
[view] Don't forget to take a breath! Side events registration area
[view] Judges Mario Van Leeuwen and Peter Coenen. No fast food for these guys!
[view] Neat and tidy Marc Hernandez
[view] Threefold Grand Prix winner Jim Herold turned his back on some very colorful players
[view] Italian OP Manager Ilja Rotelli probably still wonders how this picture will come out
[view] Satoshi Nakamura gives us a deep frown
[view] It will be one out of these two
[view] Mike Long - not happy
[view] Level 3 judges Gis Hoogendijk and Keith Anderson strike a pose
[view] Thomas Bisballe, Mike Donais, scorekeeeper Gordon Culp and Ilja Rotelli in one of their less active moments
[view] Roll out the red carpet for the Magic Pros!
[view] Wet corner near the site
[view] Palm trees and blue skies. Ladies and gentlemen, this is Spain
[view] A friendly English match between Tony Dobson and John Ormerod
[view] A signature from John Avon anyone?
[view] Ciruelo Cabral lines up his work
[view] Diana Johns and Ma Donais taking the guard at the information booth
[view] The Wizards of the Coast store of goodies
[view] The first steps
[view] An Van Dam and Thomas Heuvelman
[view] Black seems to be a fashionable color
[view] Lots of people playing the fifth round
[view] Mike Pustilnik versus Scott Johns in round five
[view] William Jensen mesmerized
[view] Lightning Dart destroying Steel-Leaf Paladin
[view] Olivier Ruel versus William Jensen in round five
[view] David Price versus Steve O'Mahoney-Schwartz in round five
[view] David Price is not ready
[view] But Steve OMS is
[view] It's in the tips of his fingers, Bob Maher
[view] Can you see the light?
[view] Mikey P goes "Now what do you want me to say to that?"
[view] Olivier Ruel's ears go all red from thinking
[view] The second draft of the day
[view] Patrick Mello and Kai Budde clearly think in the same language
[view] Scott Johns at the draft. The pen is for inspiration
[view] Steve O'Mahoney-Schwartz drafting
[view] Mike Pustilnik at his second draft today
[view] Your regular Magic player's food
[view] Magic artist Anthony Waters
[view] Ron Spears. The red cheeks show he's been signing lots of cards today
[view] Shifty mad Vienneau
[view] Judges bite their nails when arguing with Mike Long over a game with Roel Doise
[view] Dutch Glory versus American Charm
[view] Kai Budde and Gary Wise in round four
[view] Hands on the table, Michelle Bush
[view] Kamiel Cornelissen makes room for his opponent
[view] All tied up, Gerardo Godinez-Estrada
[view] Masayuki Higashino plays his card
[view] Chris Benafel beat Casey McCarrel, 2-1
[view] Red rules - the hat, it's the hat
[view] Kai Budde does exactly the same thing
[view] Yes!Gary Wise top-decked the right one
[view] Chris Benafel, laughing at what he is about to do to his opponent
[view] Casey McCarrel, grinning his way through round four
[view] Lost squirrel waiting for its mum at the judges station
[view] Masaya Mori versus Matt Linde
[view] Matt Linde, one more second before he makes his choice
[view] Masaya Mori, no relation to Sideboard reporter Keita Mori
[view] Shawn Hammer Regnier likes to arm-wrestle
[view] Noah Boeken accidentally swallows his Nemata, Grove Guardian
[view] Will Federico Bastos repeat his Pro Tour Tokyo Top 8 achievement?
[view] Noah Boeken facing Federico Bastos in round three
[view] Considering options, Scott Johns
[view] Darwin Kastle has a choice of three
[view] Rose and Vienneau in a round three feature match
[view] Matt Vienneau lingering on his move
[view] Kyle Rose mistook Barcelona for Hawaii
[view] Sideboard's own electrician. Nele Van der borght
[view] Magic is a trading card game
[view] Japan is well represented
[view] Land man John Avon
[view] "Boom boom shakalakalaka boom. Everybody walks the dinosaur"
[view] Black eyed boy, Ciruelo Cabral
[view] Fujita leads against Pisicchio, 1-0
[view] Gabriele Pisicchio's pensive look
[view] Che peccato!
[view] He doesn't have a poker face, now does he? Tsuyoshi Fujita
[view] Josh Bennett falling asleep over the Fuller - game
[view] Ryan Fuller, patient for once
[view] Laurence Creech giving the "thumbs down"
[view] Two men wiggle for the camera
[view] Wow, Tommi Hovi never smiles!
[view] Satoshi Nakamura summoning his best spell
[view] Satoshi Nakamura versus Sigurd Eskeland
[view] Priceless Price
[view] All the way from the Czech Republic, Jakub Slemr
[view] Tony Dobson. Shady looks
[view] Antoine Ruel without ripped trousers this time
[view] Justin Gary. The question to ask, is "Why?"
[view] Swills' best picture of the year
[view] Scott Johns, blond and beautiful
[view] Olivier Ruel in his favorite football shirt
[view] Nicolas Labarre has the light shining in his eyes
[view] Gary Wise, the freshmaker
[view] Alex Smartman
[view] A friendly shake to finish, Finkel and Jorstedt
[view] Mattias Jorstedt next to Noah Boeken
[view] Finkel real close
[view] "Heh heh" he goes
[view] Gerardo Godinez-Estrada, the guy wearing the Burger King crown at the Latin American Championship
[view] Broad smile. Chris Benafel probably has his reasons
[view] Chris Benafel faces Gerardo Godinez-Estrada in round one
[view] Pretty hard to impress this guy. Tom Swan
[view] Tom Swan and Dave Williams, two out of 110 Americans
[view] Plague Spores for you
[view] He is not joking. Antoine Ruel
[view] Whoosh! Are you trying to scare me? Gary Wise
[view] The first round of the day. Helvik and Stead next to Craig Jones and Darwin Kastle
[view] Bill Stead made a couple of top 8's at US Grand Prix lately
[view] Torbjorn Helvik from Norway
[view] Antoine Ruel has made his choice
[view] Mister Wise in slow motion
[view] Jon Finkel's third pick
[view] Keita Mori follows Finkel's draft
[view] Jesper Thrane and Andrea Paselli in the first draft
[view] Antonio De Rosas, "gimme a nice one"
[view] Sideboard rocks the boat
[view] Your favorite color combination in the draft? Barcelona!
[view] Rush to the seats
[view] Want to see my goodies?
[view] Here is one quick judge for you
[view] The DCI is watching you!
[view] The pros are building their first decks of the day
[view] Stop pushing!
[view] Coffee gets you going
[view] Morning paper
[view] Spanish breakfast...gives you wings
[view] A big thank you to all our Sideboard readers, it's you we do this for!
[view] Catalonia represented
[view] Fresh and clean, the judges team is ready to take on the Pro Tour