86: Looking at the Bigger Picture with Matt Severa
Matt Severa is a software developer from Madison, WI. He is also a silver level pro and a member of Team Ultra Pro. His magic accomplishments include top 8 at GP Detroit in 2003, top 4 at GP Nashville in 2014, and a GP win at Washington D.C. in 2016.
What makes Magic: The Gathering fun for you?
Deepest Thing About Yourself
Matt can go all in and sometimes lets his emotions carry over from game to game. He reminds himself why he’s playing. He’s there to have fun and regardless of his results he got to hang out with some great people.
Biggest Mistake Players Make
People don’t step back and look at the bigger picture. Have an overall plan. If you don’t know what your deck is trying to do you will lose more often than you should.
Sealed & Draft Tips
Matt attends a draft camp to learn what the limits of the format is. This is how he familiarizes himself with the archetypes in Limited.
What’s in Your Tournament Bag
Eat right, sleep well, and stay fit.
Connect With Matt Severa
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