"What was your toughest match-up/hardest opponent on Day 1?"
|Masahiro Kuroda:"Reiji Andou. My last match, against Akira Asahara, was also really rough."||Osamu Fujita:"They were all hard, but I was ready to give up against Masahiko Morita."||Kunisato Ebie:"Fumiyasu Morikawa, one of my friends from Sapporo."|
"How was your trip to Sydney?"
|Kentarou Yuasa:"I really enjoyed it. Australia is a great place."||Jin Okamoto:"I appreciate the fact that I can escape the summer heat by playing Magic, first in Sydney, now in Sapporo."||Yuuki Murakami:"It was my first time overseas. I had a really good time."|