Everyday Eternal #17: The Europeans Take Over

In episode 17 of #EverydayEternal, Grand Prix Paris semifinalist Philipp Schönegger and Bazaar of Moxen 2013 champion Julian Knab (@itsJulian23) chat with Matt and Jacob (@mtgkoby) about their experiences at Grand Prix Paris.

We jump around a bit, but the main focus for today is the specific choices made in Philipp’s Miracles decklist. Julian and Phillip also regale us of several stories of interesting and tight play from throughout the weekend. Philipp ensures us he’ll be playing in the next prerelease.

0:01:12: Why Miracles? Deck and card selection
0:12:17: Interesting tales from Paris
0:20:56: Miracles sideboard
0:23:15: Philipp and Julian’s alters
0:28:54: Julian’s side event report
0:35:56: Payout at the GP and preparations for the Pro Tour
0:44:19: Miracles’ bad matchups
0:47:52: Julian’s experiences in the main event
1:02:24: Outro

Show Notes

UWR

Maindeck
Brainstorm
Ponder
Sensei’s Divining Top
Counterbalance
Counterspell
Spell Pierce
Force of Will
Snapcaster Mage
Vendilion Clique
Swords to Plowshares
Terminus
Entreat the Angels
Jace, the Mind Sculptor

Karakas
Flooded Strand
Scalding Tarn
Arid Mesa
Tundra
Volcanic Island
Island
Plains

Sideboard
Red Elemental Blast
Rest in Peace
Pyroblast
Engineered Explosives
Supreme Verdict
Counterspell
Flusterstorm
Disenchant
Entreat the Angels
Vendilion Clique

Philipp’s altered Miracles deck, in progress:

PhilippAlteredDeck1

PhilippAlteredDeck2


This podcast was originally hosted on eternalcentral.com. Thanks a lot to them, and especially JACO with their help in preserving these earlier episiodes! I am reuploading them to itsJulian.com to keep them available to the world for everyone looking to delve deep into the history of one of Eternal’s oldest podcasts.

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