Top 8 Profile - Erik Leander

Posted in Event Coverage on December 16, 2015

By Wizards of the Coast

Name: Erik Leander
Age: 34
Location: Tranemo, Sweden
Occupation: Teacher
Played Magic since: 1996
Best accomplishments: This tournament

Q: What made you decide to come to Grand Prix Helsinki?
A: Haven't really decided yet.

Q: What were your expectations going into this tournament, and why?
A: To have fun and meet friends.

Q: Briefly describe your tournament play-wise so far, both day one and day two.
A: Quite a few mistakes, but lots of topdecking both days.

Q: What do you think about the formats used in this tournament, and what was your strategy?
A: It was fun, but I'd be lying if I claimed to have a strategy. Last night I tried Rochester Draft with Invasion for the first time.

Q: What do you think is the main reason for you making top 8 in this tournament, and why?
A: Lots of luck.

Q: What does this top 8 performance mean to you?
A: It's certainly my best result ever, and it means I'm going to LA.

Q: What are your predictions for the top 8?
A: I think I'll be very nervous.

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