Hello 6P! A change of plans means my next article is happening earlier than expected—that is, today! We are less than a week away from the first International Championships of the season and my first big tournament since Worlds, LAIC. Between the new set (Cosmic Eclipse) having just come out, my love for Brazil, and the support I get every day from people all over the world, I’m hyped and ready for my season to truly start after a series of frustrating Cup runs this quarter.
The big question on everyone’s mind is, “What are the best decks since Cosmic Eclipse has been released?” Well, I unfortunately don’t have a clear answer myself, but I have delved much deeper into the two decks I posted in my last article (Ability ReshiZard and Mew Box), as well as many others, and some have certainly piqued my interest more than others.
On paper, ReshiRom seems like it would translate into an amazing deck with the possibility to 1HKO most of the format with a relatively simple setup of 2 Naganadel LOT + 1 Energy for turn. On top of that, we also have Welder and Volkner, along with Tapu Koko p. It seems like a recipe for success, but I have not been made a believer.
The deck has felt super clunky—both Welder and non-Welder variants of the deck—and getting that fabled turn 2 1HKO hasn’t been common enough for it to warrant it being dubbed the best deck. Perhaps there is a way to play it that I have yet to discover, but I certainly haven’t been a fan of it so far.
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