224: Just Keep Learning with Daniel Wong
Daniel Wong is a San Francisco Bay Area grinder with a top 8 in the Modern portion of Grand Prix Las Vegas 2017. He’s an up-and-comer who will be playing in his first Pro Tour in November 2017 at Pro Tour Albuquerque. Daniel lives in Berkeley, CA.
M13 on Magic Duels
Khans of Tarkir
Side boarding. Daniel doesn’t write a side boarding guide ahead of time. He thinks about what his opponent will do and then sides against that.
Worst Magic Moment
Punting on important games. Play a little slower, think a little more.
Proudest Magic Moment
Top 8 GP Vegas 2017.
What Have You Learned From Magic
Expected Value (EV). If I make this decision, how likely am I to get the desired outcome.
Advice For Beginners Modern Player
Play more games. Got to know what they do and how they work.
Deepest Thing You’ve Learned About Yourself
Controlling emotions. Not allowing yourself to treat others poorly because you feel poorly.
Biggest Mistake Players Make
Not spending enough time thinking about your turns.
How to Effectively Prepare for a Big Event
Always consider how to make your deck better, take snacks and water.
Keep learning at every game.
Connect With Daniel Wong
Daniel can be found in the MTG Pro Tutor Facebook group.
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