228: The Key is Putting in the Practice with Dr. Chris Ferber
Chris Ferber is a doctor who is new to the upper tiers of competitive Magic with 1 Grand Prix top 8. Chris lives in Torrance, CA and plays at Fire and Dice.
Rise of the Eldrazi
Card evaluation was tough for Chris. Talking with others helped Chris learn faster.
Top 8 at several PTQ’s helped Chris realize he was actually a good player.
Worst Magic Moment
At a Shadows Over Innistrad Sealed RPTQ Chris went 3-0 right off the bat. He needed to win just one of three rounds to make it. But he couldn’t get there. He learned to manage his time better.
Proudest Magic Moment
Top 4 at Cleveland with teammates.
What Have You Learned From Magic
Some things are out of your control but you still don’t blame luck.
Magic gave Chris an analytical brain to look out problems and solve them.
Biggest Mistake Players Make
Side boarding decisions in Limited.
How to Effectively Prepare for a Big Event
Chris joined as many games as possible to understand the format and set.
Chris has an autopilot made that he wants to turn off more often.
What’s in Your Tournament Bag
Backpack, snacks, water, energy bars, decks, tokens
Put in practice.
Connect With Chris Ferber
Chris can be found in the MTG Pro Tutor Facebook group.
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