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Raphael Levy Spotlight – Magic World Championship XXVI – Find Your Champion

Randy: Hall of Famer Raphael Levy. Paul: Seven hundred and sixty eight career pro points. Marshall: Which is the most, by the way. I’m Raphael Levy and I’m from France. I have been playing Magic since 1994. The game itself is really good, it keeps evolving. There’s always new things to learn. Never get bored….

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Gabriel Nassif Spotlight – Magic World Championship XXVI – Find Your Champion

Day[9]: Considered one of the greatest players of all time ten years ago, won the Pro Tour. From France, Gabriel Nassif! This season has been kind of crazy for me, I qualified for Worlds kind of out of nowhere. I’m excited. I’ve never played in the, kind of, modern form of Worlds. The one where…

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Chris Kvartek Spotlight – Magic World Championship XXVI – Find Your Champion

Becca: The newcomer making waves from Massapequa, New York, it’s Chris Kvartek! Cedric: This is a relative unknown, a New York Magic player, he is killing it. Chris: Okay, okay, I see it now. So, uh, big waterfall in the background, mimosa in each of our hands, stack of $300,000 next to us. Just cold,…

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Sebastian Pozzo Spotlight – Magic World Championship XXVI – Find Your Champion

Marshall: And Sebastian Pozzo advances. Riley: A very talented player, one of the greatest minds in South America. The engine room of the South American team. My name is Sebastian Pozzo and I am from Buenos Aires, Argentina. A lifetime achievement for me was to make it into the Top 8 of a Pro Tour….

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Seth Manfield Spotlight – Magic World Championship XXVI – Find Your Champion

Becca: Hall of famer and your 2015 World Champion, Seth Manfield! Marshall: You know, one of the best players in the whole MPL. Seth: I first started playing Magic, like, back when I was eight years old. It was recess time, umm, on the black top at school. Strategy games kind of run in my…

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Andrea Mengucci Spotlight – Magic World Championship XXVI – Find Your Champion

Marshall: This was Andrea Mengucci’s day, he has not taken a loss today. Absolutely crushing his opponents. What a rush. Andrea: This season has been amazing. Definitely the best season so far in my life. In Magic you basically grow if you practice with better players than you, and I just had the luck to…

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Paulo Vitor Damo da Rosa Spotlight – Magic World Championship XXVI – Find Your Champion

Marshall: Paulo Vitor Damo da Rosa, this is his fifteenth Top 8. Kibler: Yeah, it’s just outrageous. Marshall: Paulo Vitor Damo da Rosa wins, how many times have I said that in my career? There’s going to be screen burn-in from Top 8s in this career. Paulo Vitor: I’ve been playing Magic for, I think…

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Márcio Carvalho Spotlight – Magic World Championship XXVI – Find Your Champion

Marshall: If you don’t know this guy, you have not been following high level Magic for the past three or four years. He’s been around forever but he’s just hit a dominant streak. Marcio: Every year I try to play Worlds because I’m so competitive. I want to be the best. Three years ago I…

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Piotr Głogowski Spotlight – Magic World Championship XXVI – Find Your Champion

Marshall: It is Kanister, Piotr Glogowski, he is your champion for Mythic Championship VII. Congratulations! Piotr: The finals were deciding who of us, between me and Brad Nelson, were going to qualify for Worlds. I managed to win. I’m not happy about it. I definitely feel excitement, I’m not showing it on the outside necessarily,…

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Ondřej Stráský Spotlight – Magic World Championship XXVI – Find Your Champion

Marshall: Ondřej Stráský wins Mythic Championship VI. Paul: What a turnaround. Marshall: Ondřej played so beautifully. Ondřej: It’s crazy I still can’t believe that and I managed to qualify for this tournament. That the players are gonna be here, it’s gonna be incredible. I’m super excited. I think Paulo would be my pick for the…

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