Hello again readers. I’m back with you today after another Day 2 finish in Richmond this past weekend. My Beheeyem list ended up falling through and I was uncomfortable with the matchup spread that it had against the meta I predicted. Instead, I decided to play Buzzwole/Garbodor, and I’d say it went better than could be expected after seeing the decks that were in Day 2. My list pretty much took an auto-loss to Rowlet & Alolan Exeggutor-GX (EggLet for the sake of my sanity). Instead of talking about Expanded today, I’m going to be talking about Cosmic Eclipse and Standard for the upcoming Latin America International Championships.
I knew EggLet was going to see play, but I didn’t expect it to completely run over the event. Had I known it was that good, I would have built my list to be able to beat it. My only losses throughout the event were to EggLet and Trevenant BREAK. I feel pretty good about the fact that I beat every other deck I went up against. Unfortunately, my first three rounds of Day 2 were against EggLet and Trevenant, and I was forced to win Round 13 and tie Round 14 to even make Top 32. What could have been a very strong run was singlehandedly destroyed by EggLet.
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