Top 8 Profiles

Posted in NEWS on February 9, 2014

By Marc Calderaro

Top 8 Profiles


Top 8 Players!
 

Andrew Robdrup

Hometown/Occupation: Kingston, Ontario Canada – I'm a grinder

 

Where did you qualify:
Grand Prix Detroit

Biggest Magic Accomplishment:
World Magic Cup 2013

Super Sunday Series record:
7-1-1

Draft archetype and record:
3-0 Red-White Heroic

Constructed archetype and record:
4-1-1 Black-White Control

 

Owen Turtenwald

Hometown/Occupation: Milwaukee/Magician

 

Where did you qualify:
Grand Prix Atlantic City

Biggest Magic Accomplishment:
Back-to-back Grand Prix wins

Super Sunday Series record:
6-2-1

Draft archetype and record:
2-1 Jund

Constructed archetype and record:
4-1-1 Excalibur

 

Javier Luna

Hometown/Occupation: Buenos Aires, Argentina/Lawyer

 

Where did you qualify:
Grand Prix Santiago

Biggest Magic Accomplishment:
Played some Pro Tours, Worlds and Nationals Teams

Super Sunday Series record:
6-3

Draft archetype and record:
Blue-Red Tempo, 2-1

Constructed archetype and record:
White-Black Midrange, 4-2

 

Manuel Mayer

Hometown/Occupation: Tübingen, Germany/Blood Baron

 

Where did you qualify:
Grand Prix Prague

Biggest Magic Accomplishment:
Two Grand Prix Top 8; losing Super Sunday Series finals at Grand Prix Rimini only to win one month later.

Super Sunday Series record:
6-2-1

Draft archetype and record:
Orzhov Midrange, 2-1

Constructed archetype and record:
Orzhov Midrange, obv., 4-1-1

 

Gao Tan

Hometown/Occupation: Dalian, China/Half-professional Tourist

 

Where did you qualify:
Grand Prix Hong Kong

Biggest Magic Accomplishment:
Nationals 2011 Top 8

Super Sunday Series record:
6-2-1

Draft archetype and record:
White-Black Midrange, 3-0

Constructed archetype and record:
Bant Control, 4-2-1 (with one concession)

 

Chi Hoi Yim

Hometown/Occupation: Alabama, USA/Grinder

 

Where did you qualify:
Grand Prix Indianapolis

Biggest Magic Accomplishment:
Pro Tour Dragon's Maze Top 25

Super Sunday Series record:
6-2-1

Draft archetype and record:
Blue-Black, 2-1

Constructed archetype and record:
Azorius Control, 4-1-1

 

Klaas Grüber

Hometown/Occupation: Bremen, Germany/Student

 

Where did you qualify:
Grand Prix Gothenburg

Biggest Magic Accomplishment:
This.

Super Sunday Series record:
6-2-1

Draft archetype and record:
Blue-Green Fatties, 2-1

Constructed archetype and record:
Mono-Black Aggro, 4-1-1

 

Makihito Mihara

Hometown/Occupation: Chiba-Ken, Japan/SE

 

Where did you qualify:
Grand Prix Beijing

Biggest Magic Accomplishment:
World Champion 2006

Super Sunday Series record:
6-3

Draft archetype and record:
Blue-Black+Elspeth, 2-1

Constructed archetype and record:
Esper Gods, made by cardshophamaya.com, 4-2