Roy Tang

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Programmer, engineer, scientist, critic, gamer, dreamer, and kid-at-heart.

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2009 September

  • As you might have heard, there was a helluva storm in the Philippines yesterday, and I was pretty much stuck at the Titan Hobby Shop for most of the day. Luckily, that meant I get to play in the Zendikar prerelease. My Zendikar prerelease record: 1-3 =/ I had a decent pool and went with a UW build, but I played too loosely and the stars just weren't aligned. My pool was very bad value-wise as well, having mostly "nice" rares like Lullmage Mentor and Lorthos, the Tidemaker. My sealed pool had Blade of the Bloodchief, which I was a

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  • ACR Draft 8-4

    Wanted to try out draft recording, the same method that link="http://pinoyraredrafter.blogspot.com">pinoyraredrafter uses. The below is an ACR draft I tried this morning. I think the deck was decent, although I made a number of questionable picks. I don't have match stories to go along though, I got mana screwed in game 1 then lost a nailbiter in game 3. Pack 1 pick 1: src="http://www.wizards.com/global/images/magic/ALA/vectis_silencers.jpg" class="card" /> src="http://www.wizards.com/global/images/magic/ALA/resounding_silence.jpg" class="card" /> src="http://www.wizards.com/global/images/magic/ALA/deathgreeter.jpg" class="card" /> src="http://www.wizards.com/global/images/magic/ALA/kederekt_creeper.jpg" class="card" /> src="http://www.wizards.com/global/images/magic/ALA/resounding_roar.jpg" class="card" /> src="http://www.wizards.com/global/images/magic/ALA/souls_fire.jpg" class="card" /> src="http://www.wizards.com/global/images/magic/ALA/steward_of_valeron.jpg" class="card" /> src="http://www.wizards.com/global/images/magic/ALA/sighted_caste_sorcerer.jpg" class="card" /> src="http://www.wizards.com/global/images/magic/ALA/tortoise_formation.jpg" class="card" /> src="http://www.wizards.com/global/images/magic/ALA/tidehollow_strix.jpg" class="card" /> src="http://www.wizards.com/global/images/magic/ALA/blood_cultist.jpg" class="card" /> src="http://www.wizards.com/global/images/magic/ALA/skeletonize.jpg" class="card" /> src="http://www.wizards.com/global/images/magic/ALA/rockcaster_platoon.jpg"

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