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Round 6 Feature Match: Shawn Rai vs. Dominic Couch

September 21st, 2019

Welcome to Round 6! We’re at Table 4 this time around where Shawn Rai, who made Top 8 at last year’s YCS Niagara Falls, has Orcust and is taking on Dominic Couch from Aurora, Illinois and his Sky Striker Deck. Both Duelists are undefeated and while both are skilled, only one of them will come away with the victory here. It’s time to Duel!

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Round 5 Feature Match: Deylan Pitkin vs. Hyuk Chang

September 21st, 2019

When we heard there was an undefeated Paleozoic Frog Duelist it really caught our attention.  Deylan Pitkin wound up taking a draw last round, so his record’s no longer immaculate, but we were still eager to see what kind of Frog Deck could thrive in today’s Championship metagame.  Pitkin’s from Buffalo, New York just on the other side of the Falls, so it was a short trip.

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Round 4 Feature Match: Esala Wathuthantrige vs. Aaron Malaney

September 21st, 2019

Welcome to Round 4! This time around we’re looking at Table 41 where Esala Wathuthantrige from Los Angeles, California is currently 2-0-1 taking on Aaron Malaney from Vermont who is also 2-0-1 with an Orcust Deck. Esala is a fromer World Championship competitor and is a threat in any tournament he enters, but both players are looking to keep their undefeated records alive. It’s time to Duel!

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Round 3 Feature Match: Jesse Kotton vs. Victor Manuel Chavez

September 21st, 2019

Jesse Kotton is one of Canada’s best known Duelists, a two-time YCS winner with  Championship victories at YCS London and YCS Knoxville. Hailing from Vaughan Ontario just north of Toronto, he’s made three World Championship appearances and countless Top Cut showings.  He’s also slowly developed a running joke involving potatoes, which is why he sometimes attends events dressed like one.  Which he’s doing today.

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Round 2 Feature Match: Jamone Lewis vs. Shovon Roy

September 21st, 2019

Welcome to Round 2! This round, we’re looking at Table 70 where Jamone Lewis from Detroit, Michigan playing Frogs with Mariness and is 1-0 playing against Shovon Roy from Toronto, Ontario, playing with Cyber Dragon Orcust!  Mariness allow for the Frog Deck to extend into plays it couldn’t before, which you can find out more in this video on the Official Yu-Gi-Oh! TRADING CARD GAME YouTube channel.  It’s time to Duel!

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Round 1 Feature Match: Blair Hunter vs. Carson MacDonald

September 21st, 2019

In a tournament filled with trendsetters Georgia’s Blair Hunter may be the most influential. Hunter’s credited by many as being the first major competitor to bring Cyber Dragons into the format, a strategy that’s quickly grown to become a major contender thanks to Hunter’s efforts and followup performances from competitors like Duy Nguyen, Calvin Chow and Ed Acepcion.

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Round 1 Feature Match: Cecil Martin vs. Gabriel Vargas

September 21st, 2019

Welcome to YCS Niagara Falls! We have 773 players here today plus 12 VIPs looking for the title of YCS Champion! Our Round 1 is at Table 368 where we have last year’s YCS Niagara Falls champion, Gabriel Vargas from Toronto, Ontario and his pure Thunder Dragon Deck taking on Cecil Martin from Syracuse, New York and his Sky Striker Deck. Can the YCS Champion continue his winning ways in Niagara Falls?  We’re about to find out! It’s time to Duel!

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Finals Feature Match: Yishan McNabb vs. Brian Chen

August 25th, 2019

These Duelists have surpassed 799 others to get this far. Two days and fifteen rounds of Dueling. But only one YCS Champion! Yishan McNabb’s Golden Castle of Stromberg + Gren Maju Da Eiza Deck is the talk of the tournament. Call him the Cinderella man because this fairy tale journey seems like a fantasy. His opponent is Brian Chen, playing a Sky Striker Deck. His Deck recently saw some changes due to the newest F&L List, and he’s here to prove that he can still compete with it. The Duelists are ready. It’s time to Duel!

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Top 4 Feature Match: Garon Williams vs. Yishan McNabb

August 25th, 2019

Welcome to the Top 4! It’s been a cinderella story as Yishan McNabb from Alameda, California has Golden Castle of Stromberg has taken the rogue strategy to the Semi-finals. He’s taking on Garon Williams from Norfolk, Virginia and his Sky Striker Deck. Both of these Duelists are talented enough to get here, but only one can move on to the Finals. Can the fairy tale reach it’s thrilling conclusion?  It’s time to Duel!

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Top 8 Feature Match: Brian Chen vs. Ezequiel Carranza

August 25th, 2019

Welcome to the Top 8! Brian Chen from the San Jose area of California and has made the Top 8 with Sky Striker. Ezequiel Carranza has Endymion Pendulum and is the only Pendulum strategy left in the tournament. Both strategies are dependent on Spell Cards, but that’s as far as the similarities go. Carranza wants to bring out Endymion, the Mighty Master of Magic as soon as possible, while Chen wants to use his Sky Striker cards to gain incremental advantage over time. Only one of these players will move on to the Top 4. It’s time to Duel!

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