Finals: David Moline vs. Chad White
David is on the play with his creative Naya Midrange deck. Will it be enough to defeat Chad and his R/W Aggro build?
David opened with a couple of temples and an Elvish Mystic while Chad used Evolving Wilds to fetch a Plains and played Seeker of the Way on his second turn. David found a Plains of his own and dropped Polukranos, World Eater. Chad found another Evolving Wilds and deployed another Seeker and passed the turn. David fetched up another Plains and made his hydra monstrous to kill a Seeker and attacked for 7, dropping Chad to 13.
Chad played Chandra, Pyromaster and killed the Mystic to get in with his Seeker for 3. David killed the Planeswalker with his 7/7, fetched a Mountain and played Whisperwood Elemental, getting a Manifest at the end of the turn. Chad added a Plains to his mana base and played Stormbreath Dragon and knocked David to 10. David sent his team into the red zone and Chad chumped the hydra with his Seeker to fall to 10. David played a Mana Confluence and played an Arbor Colossus.
Chad played another land and passed, with his team unable to attack through. David shoved his creatures into the red zone and Chad put hi Dragon in front of the Polukranos before deciding to concede the game.
David 1, Chad 0
David had an Elvish Mystic on the draw and Chad played a Turn-2 Seeker of the Way that was met by a Courser of Kruphix from David. Chad took two damage from his lands to play a Brimaz, King of Oreskos and passed the turn. David added a Wooded Foothills to his board and played Mastery of the Unseen. Chad used an Arc Lightning to get rid of the Mystic and hit David then used a Chained to the Rocks to exile the Courser and attacked with his team, dropping David to 11.
David played Xenagos, the Reveler and made a Satyr after fetching a Mountain, going to 10. Chad used an Arc Lightning to take care of the Satyr and attacked, killing the Planeswalker and dropping David to 1. David looked at his next card and picked up his cards.
David 1, Chad 1
David, on a mulligan to six, started the final game on the play with an Elvish Mystic after fetching a Forest, but Chad had the Wild Slash to keep him on par. David had another mana creature, this time a Sylvan Caryatid and Chad matched with his own two-drop, Seeker of the Way. David played a Temple of Abandon and used a Glare of Heresy to exile the Seeker. Chad dropped a Goblin Rabblemaster and attacked David to 18.
David played Xenagos, the Reveler and made a Satyr before shipping the turn. Chad went to combat to get a Goblin and used his Goblins to kill the Planeswalker with a Stoke the Flames. David dropped a land and passed, leading Chad to use Chained to the Rocks to exile the Satyr token and attacked in for the win.
Chad 2, David 1