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A Scrub’s Journey to Greatness: Chess Clocks

So you do pretty well at tournaments, but your games always go to time. Now these newfangled chess clocks are coming in, and it looks like you lose a bunch of your time!? Well not really, let’s look at Chess Clocks, their implications, and how we all have to play now that they’re becoming a […]

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A Scrub’s Journey to Greatness: My finalized(ish) list, fight me!

After months of wishy washy talks of meditation, personal devellopement, and list testing, I’m finally down to two candidate lists that I’ll be playing through the end of this ITC season, let’s see how far I can go with this! (more…)

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A Scrub’s Journey to Greatness: A look at the Mastery Curve

This week we’ll look at assessing oneself as a player, and identifying ways to improve. (more…)

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A Scrub’s Journey to Greatness: Have List, Will Test

Hey guys, time for rubber to hit the road! I’ve got a crackpot list, let’s get started! (more…)

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A Scrub’s Journey to Greatness: How to Approach a Tournament Game

Hypothetically speaking, you walk up to the table, you have never played against the faction you are looking at across the table, in fact you have no idea what any of the list does, do you panic? Nope, got this, let’s break down how to look at a tournament game and assess the threats to […]

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A Scrub’s Journey to Greatness: How to Get in the Zone

You walk up to the table, you’re 3/0 in a 5 round tournament, this is where the opponents really ramp up, gotta focus, oh crap it’s Nick Brown, blonde highlights and everything, with his Haley 3 list… now what? (more…)

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A Scrub’s Journey to Greatness: How to Play Test a list

So you’ve found what you feel is some CRAZY good tech, and built a list around it… So now what? Let’s get some methods to get proper testing on that list and see what it can really do! (more…)

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A Scrub’s Journey to Greatness: Tips for Stress Management

Have you ever had the game in the bag, you just need to get your big dude’s power fist into their linch pin’s face? Its a 5″ charge… you need a 4 on 3 dice… you roll triple ones… Did you want to flip the table? I sure did, let’s look at some ways to […]

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