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2023/04 – 250th YCS Los Angeles, California

Top 64 Feature Match: Charley Futch Versus Christopher Ho

April 2nd, 2023

Charley Futch made his name winning the 2018 Dragon Duel World Championship, and since then he’s topped Yu-Gi-Oh! Championship Series tournaments and last year’s North America Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Championship. His last big showing was at Team YCS Las Vegas where he took a 2nd Place finish alongside Ryan Yu and John Wilkin, but he’s back today, piloting the same strategy he played in Vegas: Branded Despia. 

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250th YCS in Los Angeles Top 64 with Deck Type

April 2nd, 2023

250th YCS in Los Angeles Final Standings after Round 12

April 2nd, 2023

Round 12 Feature Match: Joshua Kippenberg Versus Colin Goodrich

April 2nd, 2023

If you checked out our Round 11 Top Table Update, you might have noticed that a Marincess Duelist is 10-1 heading into Round 12. That’s Joshua Kippenberg, and we want to see how he’s achieving so much success with such a surprising strategy. So we’re going to find out, in our Round 12 Feature Match!

Colin Goodrich
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Sunday Dragon Duel Top 4

April 2nd, 2023

Here are the Top 4 of Sunday’s Dragon Duel event!

From left to right, we have Connor Rosenstein (1st), Enzo Su (2nd), Michael Melton (3rd), and Brian Morua (4th). Congratulations, Duelists!

Connor Rosenstein will return shortly to face yesterday’s winner, Caleb Hernandez, in the Dragon Duel Championship!

250th YCS in Los Angeles Round 12 Pairings

April 2nd, 2023

250th YCS in Los Angeles Standings after Round 11

April 2nd, 2023

250th YCS Los Angeles Tech Update

April 2nd, 2023

Here are some of the trends we’ve seen here at the 250th YCS in Los Angeles!

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Round 11 Feature Match: Andrew Edwards vs. Paulie Aronson

April 2nd, 2023

We’re getting close to the Top Cut, and California Duelist Andrew Edwards is standing out as the best performing Rikka Sunavalon player. He’s facing off against Connecticut Duelist Paul Aronson, who won the North America Remote Duel YCS in February 2022. Aronson’s playing Kashtira this weekend. These Duelists need one more win in Swiss to secure their Top Cut spot. Edwards will certainly be ready for Kashtira, but will Aronson be prepared for plants?

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Round 11 Top Tables Breakdown

April 2nd, 2023

There are two more Rounds of competition before the cut to Top 64, so it’s an excellent time to see what’s at the top tables here in Day 2! Kashtira still appears to be the format’s Deck-to-beat going by sheer representation, Spright and Runick Naturia both have solid table share as well.

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