Jacob Van Lunen began playing Magic in 1995. He has participated in organized play at every level of competition and was a member of the winning team at Pro Tour San Diego in 2007, thanks to an innovative draft strategy. As a writer, Van Lunen has had more than three hundred Magic strategy pieces published
Joshua Cho: "I floated mana and sacrificed lands to cast Fireblast. This left me with enough cards in graveyard and mana in pool to cast Treasure Cruise, draw into another land and spell, and get my opponent for lethal damage with Monastery Swiftspear."
"My opponent cast Sudden Shock when I was at two. That was interesting."
"Tom Ross was playing against Dredge. His opponent had a stocked graveyard with a Zombie and Ichorid ready to start attacking. Upon seeing the coast was clear with Cabal Therapy, his opponent went all-in with a Breakthrough for zero. With his opponent's graveyard stocked, Ross cast Crop-Rotation at instant speed to find Bojuka Bog."