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The SCG Tour Online Seasonal Championship is an invitation-only occasion that awards a complete of $25,000 USD in prizes to high finishers. Players which have earned a minimal of 100 SCG Online Points within the SCG Tour Online 2020 Season One have been eligible to take part. Season One Championship held 80 top-level gamers, together with the large names like Paulo Vitor Damo da Rosa, Brad Nelson and Autumn Burchett amongst others.
Almost the third of the match contributors have registered Temur Reclamation lists. When you add Four-Color Reclamation into the equation, the Wilderness Rec variants quantity to over 40% of the meta within the SCG Tour Online Season One Championship. 4 Temur Reclamation decks and a single Four-Color construct have made it into the highest 8.
Yuuki Ichikawa has piloted his Temur Reclamation construct to the highest end. His record was closely tuned to beat the mirror and management matchups, making virtually no concessions to aggro within the maindeck. Ichikawa went with a complete of seven counterspells within the 60 playing cards: 4 Mystical Dispute, 3 Negate, and that if we’re not accounting for 4 Expansion that may double up as countermagic as nicely. His decks runs no sweepers like Storm’s Wrath – even out of the sideboard. The plan to take care of the early onslaught of creatures contains Four copies of Bonecrusher Giant and 2 Scorching Dragonfires, with Elder Gargaroth as an final aggro hoser.
Still, regardless of that lack of aggro tech, Ichikawa managed to beat Mono Red Aggro record of Robert McKee within the finals. It was essential that Temur did stole the pre-sideboarded recreation 1 on the draw the place the deck was massively unfavoured, utilizing Blast Zone to brush McKee’s board. Mono Red retaliated, and the match finally went to recreation 3, the place Ichikawa shut the door on McKee with Elder Gargaroth.
The third and 4th place respectively went to Nam Dang’s Four-Color Reclamation, and Noam Zimet’s Bant Ramp. 4C Rec deck runs 3 Teferi, Time Raveler to assist shut down Wilderness Reclamation/Explosion combo, and it additionally has entry to three copies of Solar Blaze out of the sideboard to take care of creature-heavy boards. Kenrith, the Returned King is one other in style tech within the archetype that each hoses aggro and presents an offensive menace in matchups the place you wish to be proactive.
Noam Zimet’s Bant Ramp deck went grasping on a full playsets of Nissa and Uro, Titan of Nature’s Wrath – forfeiting the favored Jolrael, Mwonvuli Recluse build-around consequently. Two Brazen Borrowers maindeck and one other one from the sideboard are exceptionally efficient towards Wilderness Reclamation. A considerably humorous inclusion is a single copy of a Core M21 widespread Valorous Steed within the sideboard.
Here’s a statistical breakdown off all the favored archetypes and their efficiency in SCG Tour Online Season One Championship:
|Archetype Name||# of Decks||% of Field||Win Rate %|
|Azorius Yorion Control||3||3.75%||60%|
Here are the ultimate standings and the highest 16 decklists from the match. Additionally you’ll find all of the decks and full stats utilizing the hyperlink under: