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QQ: How will you beat X-Sabers?

June 19th, 2010

QQ stands for Quick Questions!

There’s no doubt about it – X-Sabers are a force to be reckoned with. With so many X-Saber Duelists in today’s tournament, players everywhere are looking for the best ways to beat them. Take a look at some of the cards today’s Duelists chose to play, with the hopes of beating X-Sabers in mind.

Thunder King Rai-Oh. It beats XX-Saber Darksoul, the heart of X-Sabers.” –Eric Dunson

“I think Side Decking Gottoms’ Emergency Call is enough.” –Matt Hoey

“I Main Deck Dimensional Fissure and Side Deck 3 copies of Gottoms’ Emergency Call.” –Roy St. Clair

“I have Royal Oppression, Thunder King Rai-Oh, and Skill Drain in my Main and Side Deck.” –Bobby Chambers

“I Main Deck Dimensional Fissure and Skill Drain.” –Jerry Hemphill

“I Side Deck Crevice into the Different Dimension and Vanity’s Fiend.” –Kirk Hamilton

“I’m siding Gottoms’ Emergency Call. I was going to play Reign-Beaux, Overlord of Dark World, but he kept getting stuck in my hand.” –Henry Li

“I Main Deck D.D. Crow and Side Deck Gottoms’ Emergency Call.” –Mike Esquenazi

“I Side Deck Goldd, Wu-Lord of Dark World.” –Eric Wynn

“I Side Deck Trap Hole for X-Sabers. I also have the Gladiator Beast Heraklinos and Gladiator Beast War Chariot lock.” –Paul Cooper

Thunder King Rai-Oh and Royal Oppression in the Main Deck of my Blackwing Deck.” –Kevin Ward

Thunder King Rai-Oh. It shuts down XX-Saber Darksoul, which is the backbone of the Deck.” –Philip Kampa

“Just Crevice into the Different Dimension and Kycoo the Ghost Destroyer. I don’t really need Gottoms’ Emergency Call.” –Abel Ocampo

X-Saber Decks are powerful, but Duelists came here today with the preparation necessary to beat them. Will it be enough? We’ll find out tomorrow, as the tournament draws to a close.