Top 8 Player Profiles

Posted in NEWS on August 15, 2011

By Tobi Henke

Name: Michael Müller

Age: 39

Hometown: Dortmund

Previous Magic accomplishments: Top 8 Nationals 2007

What decks did you draft and what was your score with each?
3-0 with R/G, 1-2 with R/W

If you played a tournament in the new Modern format tomorrow, what deck would you choose?
I prefer Legacy



 

Name: Fabian Görzgen

Age: 21

Hometown: Bochum

Occupation: Student (chemical engineering)

Previous Magic accomplishments: None

What decks did you draft and what was your score with each?
3-0 with B/R, 3-0 with U/W

If you played a tournament in the new Modern format tomorrow, what deck would you choose?
Jund

What's more important to you: being qualified for Worlds or being national champion?
Worlds

Name: Michael Diezel

Age: too old

Hometown: Leipzig

Occupation: Teacher

Previous Magic accomplishments: Top 8 Nationals 2000, German team champion 2005

What decks did you draft and what was your score with each?
2-1 with G/U, 2-1 with B/W

If you played a tournament in the new Modern format tomorrow, what deck would you choose?
War of Attrition Event Deck

What's more important to you: being qualified for Worlds or being national champion?
Champion!

Name: Jan Hammerich

Age: 18

Hometown: Heidelberg

Occupation: Student

Previous Magic accomplishments: None

What decks did you draft and what was your score with each?
2-1 with Garruk, Primal Hunter and Jace, Memory Adept, 3-0 with R/B aggro

If you played a tournament in the new Modern format tomorrow, what deck would you choose?
No idea, probably mono red

What's more important to you: being qualified for Worlds or being national champion?
Worlds

Name: Martin Zimmermann

Age: 26

Hometown: Wiesbaden

What decks did you draft and what was your score with each?
2-1 with U/W, 3-0 with U/B

If you played a tournament in the new Modern format tomorrow, what deck would you choose?
What's Modern?

What's more important to you: being qualified for Worlds or being national champion?
Worlds


 

Name: Bernd Brendemühl

Age: 33

Hometown: Dortmund

Occupation: Development engineer

Previous Magic accomplishments: GP Top 8 (Paris 2009), Nationals Top 8 (2003), one GP Top 32, two GP Top 64

What decks did you draft and what was your score with each?
2-1 with W/R, 2-1 with U/B

If you played a tournament in the new Modern format tomorrow, what deck would you choose?
Zoo

What's more important to you: being qualified for Worlds or being national champion?
Worlds

Name: Tobias Dreger

Age: 20

Hometown: Bad Segeberg

Occupation: Shepherd

Previous Magic accomplishments: Nationals Top 8 last year

What decks did you draft and what was your score with each?
2-1 with W/B aggro, 2-1 with G/B ramp

If you played a tournament in the new Modern format tomorrow, what deck would you choose?
Big Zoo with Punishing Fire/Grove of the Burnwillows, Knight of the Reliquary, and Green Sun's Zenith

What's more important to you: being qualified for Worlds or being national champion?
Worlds

Name: Helge Nelson

Age: 25

Hometown: Münster

Occupation: Ph.D. student (physics)

Previous Magic accomplishments: GP Top 8 (Hasselt 2006)

What decks did you draft and what was your score with each?
3-0 with R/U, 2-1 with U/B splashing green

If you played a tournament in the new Modern format tomorrow, what deck would you choose?
My draft deck from the last-chance qualifier, that was really good.

What's more important to you: being qualified for Worlds or being national champion?
Worlds