307: How Autopilot Kills Your Game with Quinton Lip (4th GP Hong Kong 2018)
Quinton Lip made top 8 at GP Hong Kong 2018. Quinton lives in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia.
Quinton qualified for UK Nationals and quickly learned that he struggled with the draft. He went home and started drafting on Magic Online.
Worst Magic Moment
At Malaysia Nationals, Quinton made it to the finals and lost. He learned it doesn’t matter what got you to the top 8, you have to play well all the way.
He also learned you need to have fun playing Magic.
Proudest Magic Moment
Qualifying for the Pro Tour Kyoto through the RPTQ System.
What Have You Learned From Magic
Hard work pays off.
Preparation For Modern
Quinton expected creature heavy aggro decks based on the results of previous events. So he tested and found a deck that was well positioned. The key is to study the format and test.
Biggest Mistake Players Make
Going into autopilot. When players go into autopilot, they don’t think about the game or the lines of play.
Magic is a hobby, so have fun. The more fun you have the better you’ll do at competitive.
Connect With Quinton Lip
Quinton can be found in the MTG Pro Tutor Facebook group.
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