147: Let Go of Your Expectations with GP Champion Gabrielius Kaklauskas
Gabrielius Kaklauskas has been honing his craft and can claim 2 World Magic Cup appearances and 1 Pro Tour appearance as well as making day 2 for the first time at GP Warsaw 2016 where he walked away the Champion! Gabrielius lives in Lithuania.
Champions of Kamigawa
The are all so unique
What makes Magic: The Gathering fun for you?
The competitive natural. Less time to get really good
Speed. Gabrielius played too fast early on. By playing more Gabrielius become more familiar with lines of play.
Worst Magic Moment
Going to a World Magic Cup with high expectations. He did well before and was not focused on the current match.
Proudest Magic Moment
Grand Prix Warsaw 2016
Deepest Thing You’ve Learned About Yourself
Just play and have fun. Remove all expectations.
Biggest Mistake Players Make
Not reading the cards. Players assume they know and scan over important details. Make sure you read the cards and know what they do.
How to Effectively Prepare for a Big Event
Asking players how to sideboard against them.
Focus. Stay hydrated.
What’s in Your Tournament Bag
Book, Dice, Deck
If you could have a conversation with yourself 5 years ago, what would you say
Buy some Tarmogoyf. Keep reading, keep playing.
Advice to New Players
Determine how much you can spend and decide the format.
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