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2014 North American WCQ

QQ: How Awesome Are Pendulum Summons?

July 13th, 2014

QQ stands for Quick Questions! The Super Starter: Space-Time Showdown was just released on July 11th, giving Duelists their first opportunity to get their hands on the new Pendulum Monsters and start Pendulum Summoning! (You can read about Pendulum Summons here!) I surveyed the Duelists in attendance ask them, “How awesome are Pendulum Summons!?!?!?” Check out their responses!

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Final Standings: Day 1

July 13th, 2014

It is the end of Day 1 here at the 2014 North American World Championship Qualifier, here are the Final Standings as of Day 1. The top 128 or players with 19 points or over (whichever total is greater) will return tomorrow for another two rounds of Swiss. This is the end of our coverage today, we will see you tomorrow for the continuation to find the best in North America.

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ATTACK OF THE GIANT CARD!! Winner

July 13th, 2014

Congratulations to Brady Brink for winning the ATTACK OF THE GIANT CARD!! day 2 taking home Rank-Up-Magic – The Seventh One.

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Round 9 Feature Match: Bo Tang Versus Gabriel Gonzalez

July 13th, 2014

Bo Tang represented Canada in the 2011 World Championship, and has since become one of Canada’s most recognized and accomplished competitors with a total of five YCS Tops.  He came here on a whim at the last minute, not knowing if he’d be able to make the WCQ this year!  His opponent this Round is California’s Gabriel Gonzalez, who traveled here this weekend from Los Angeles to compete with what’s become one of the the hottest decks of the weekend: Infernities.  Bo Tang’s playing Mermails, and both of these competitors are 6-2 and sitting on the bubble.

 

A win here was crucial for their Day 2 dreams.

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QQ: Lightsworn or Geargia?

July 13th, 2014

QQ stands for Quick Questions! Geargia Decks have been extremely popular throughout the entire format, but the release of the recent Realm of Light Structure Deck has given Lightsworn Decks a huge boost in power and popularity. I surveyed the Duelists in attendance this weekend to see whether they believe Lightsworn Decks or Geargia Decks will be more popular this weekend. Check out their responses!

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Top Table Update – Round 8

July 13th, 2014

Here are your top Duelists as of Round 8!

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Pairings: Round 9

July 13th, 2014

We are almost at the end of Round 9, here are the Standings.

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Standings: Round 8

July 13th, 2014

Here are the standings as of Round 8.

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QQ: What’s Your Favorite Change On The Upcoming F&L List?

July 13th, 2014

QQ stands for Quick Questions! This weekend will be the last weekend during which the April 1st, 2014 Forbidden & Limited List will be in effect. A new Forbidden & Limited will take effect on July 14th! I surveyed the Duelists in attendance this weekend to find out their favorite changes to the upcoming Forbidden & Limited List. Check out their responses!

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Round 8 Feature Match: Brandon Wigley Versus Evan Petre

July 13th, 2014

2nd at Vegas, Wigley is from Atlanta, Petre from San Diego

Our Round 7 Feature Match pits Brandon Wigley of Atlanta, GA, against Evan Petre of San Diego, CA! Wigley most recently saw success with a 2nd place finish at YCS Las Vegas! He and Petre are facing off in a Geargia mirror match!

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