All articles for...

2010/02 – Nashville, Tennessee

Round 10 Feature Match: Justin Ashe vs. Alex Vansant

February 28th, 2010

Both of these competitors were playing Lightsworn, and both were a win away from a seat in Day 2! Alex Vansant and Justin Ashe are both hungry for shot at the Top 16, and one Duelist would walk away from this table with a ticket to the playoffs tomorrow morning! Read more…

Round 9 Feature Match: Jeffrey Paura vs. Wyatt Urbahns

February 28th, 2010

Both competitors in this Feature Match are 7-1 going into this round. A victory here would give one of these Duelists a great shot at making Day 2, while the other would need to rely on good luck and great tie-breakers to make it into the Top 16. Paura is running a Zombie Lightsworn Deck and Urbahns is playing a classic Lightsworn Deck. Read more…

Round 8 Feature Match: Da Lee vs. Danny Rose

February 27th, 2010

Both competitors in this Feature Match are undefeated and sitting at Table 1. But only 1 of them can stay undefeated. Da Lee is 25 years old and came here from Georgia. Danny Rose is 20 years old and from Rhode Island. He drove 33 hours to get here and got a ticket during his travels. Will his journey pay off with a Day 2 finish? Both Duelists are using Twilight Decks in this Match. Read more…

Top….. 17!?!?

February 27th, 2010

Defying all probability, 2 players have tied for spot #16, including match wins and all 3 different levels of tie-breakers! The odds against this are incredibly high, but it has happened here in Nashville.

Here’s a list of the Top 17 players. There will be a play-off among the tied players tomorrow morning, before the tournament. The winner of that play-off will get the 16th spot.

1 – Devon Schwartz
2 – Henry Su
3 – Alex Vansant
4 – Patrick Hoban
5 – Chris Bowlds
6 – Jeffrey Paura
7 – Adric High
8 – Travis Gibbs
9 – Abel Carrasco
10 – Alex Michell
11 – Roy St. Clair
12 – Deon Patterson
13 – Matt Hoey
14 – Johnathan Harrison
15 – Danny Rose
16 – Satoshi Kato
16 – Andrew Suovern

Join us tomorrow morning as we whittle the field from 17, to 16, to 8, to 4, to 2, and then crown the winner of SHONEN JUMP Championship Nashville!

Top 16 Shot

Written by:
Categories: 2010/02 - Nashville, Tennessee Tags:

Round 9 Feature Match: Chris Bowlds vs. Matt Hoey

February 27th, 2010

Both of these competitors hold 7-1 records heading into this round, and both are just 2 Match wins away from a guaranteed seat in the Top 16 tomorrow! Chris Bowlds is running Lightsworn, while Matt Hoey is playing Zombies with “Deep Sea Diva.” The Match began with a friendly handshake, offered by Hoey and accepted cheerfully by Bowlds. Read more…

Round 8 Feature Match: Josh Campbell vs. James Miller

February 27th, 2010

The Duelists at the top tables usually get all the love in SHONEN JUMP Championship coverage, especially on Day 2. But today, we’re going to take a little bit of time to give a nod to the other guys – the brave souls that are sticking it out to the very end, despite finding less success in today’s competition. Yes, the courageous few who continue playing even though they won’t make Day 2, and won’t be winning any extra prizes. Today, we Feature Match the last table in the tournament with the lowest-ranked Duelists remaining: Table 140! Read more…

Round 10 – Top 20 Tables

February 27th, 2010

Final round! Take a look and take your picks for the Top 16 players.  I’ll include everyone who has no more than 2 losses. Read more…

Written by:
Categories: 2010/02 - Nashville, Tennessee Tags:

Deck Profile: Joanna Foss’ Seven Immortals Deck

February 27th, 2010

Joanna Foss entered the SHONEN JUMP Championship with her Earthbound Immortal Deck, showing off a whopping 7 Earthbound Immortal monsters in her Main Deck! Carly’s and Greiger’s Earthbound Immortals are both played in threes in Foss’s Deck! How does Foss’s Deck support so many monsters that require 2 Tributes to Summon? Take a look and see! Read more…

Round 9 – Top 20 Tables

February 27th, 2010

Nearly there! Let’s see how they’re doing… Read more…

Written by:
Categories: 2010/02 - Nashville, Tennessee Tags:

Round 7 Feature Match: Bradley Easler vs. Scott Mattson

February 27th, 2010

Bradley Easler is 18 years old and came here from South Carolina. Scott Mattson is 19 years old and came here from Minnesota. Mattson is using a Twilight Deck in today’s tournament, and Easler is playing a Stun Deck with “Dimensional Fissure” in it. Easler has faced 3 Lightsworn-based decks prior to this round and hasn’t lost to one yet. Will his winning streak continue? Both competitors are 5-1 at this point in the tournament, but only one of them can be 6-1 after this round. Read more…