SMIP Podcast # 84: The Vintage Championship Recap

Every year, Kevin and I discuss the aftermath of the Vintage Championship at Eternal Weekend, the tournament itself, and Eternal Weekend overall. This year is no exception. We give a detailed breakdown of the tournament, our own tournament reports, and an analysis of the top decks. There is much to discuss, so check it out!

http://www.eternalcentral.com/so-many-insane-plays-podcast-episode-84-vintage-champs-review-and-eternal-weekend-recap/

Kevin Cron and Steve Menendian discuss the results from the 2018 North American Vintage Championship and Eternal Weekend.

Play
Podcast (somanyinsaneplays): Download (Duration: 2:13:52 — 83.3MB)

0:01:00: Announcements
0:05:40: Overall Impressions: Pittsburgh, trial structure, etc.
0:12:00: Metagame results vs. our predictions
0:43:40: Kevin’s Tournament Report
1:08:00: Steve’s Tournament Report
1:45:00: Top 8
2:08:00: Wrap Up
Total Runtime: 2:13:52

last edited by Smmenen

@smmenen do you have a link to Cron's Niv Mizzet deck? I googled around but couldn't find it anywhere.

@firemaw said in SMIP Podcast # 84: The Vintage Championship Recap:

@smmenen do you have a link to Cron's Niv Mizzet deck? I googled around but couldn't find it anywhere.

Twitter. Kevin posted a photo on his twitter. Also, the Eternal Central report has a download of every decklist.

@smmenen thanks!

I just printed it out, can't wait to playtest it with my playgroup this weekend.

for posterity:

  • scans of every decklist are at:

http://www.eternalcentral.com/vintagechamps2018/

  • and here's Cron's "Niv-Mizzet Grixis" as text:

2 Deathrite Shaman
3 Snapcaster Mage
1 Tasigur, The Golden Fang
1 Niv-Mizzet, Parun

2 Mystic Remora
2 Dack Fayden
1 Jace, The Mind Sculptor
1 Chandra, Torch Of Defiance

1 Night's Whisper
3 Preordain

1 Ponder
1 Treasure Cruise
1 Brainstorm
1 Gitaxian Probe
1 Demonic Tutor
1 Dig Through Time
1 Time Walk
1 Ancestral Recall
1 Gush

2 Lightning Bolt
2 Shattering Spree
4 Force Of Will
4 Mental Misstep
2 Pyroblast

Black Lotus
Mox Sapphire
Mox Ruby
Mox Jet

Strip Mine
Library Of Alexandria
4 Scalding Tarn
2 Polluted Delta
3 Volcanic Island
3 Underground Sea
1 Island
1 Mountain

[Sideboard]
4 Leyline Of The Void
2 Ravenous Trap
2 Shattering Spree
2 Pyroblast
2 Annul
1 Flusterstorm
1 Pithing Needle
1 Engineered Explosives

  • 4
    Posts
  • 653
    Views