Jon Bristow

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  • Joined Oct ’13
  • ✍ 12 articles written

Meta Mapping

States Retrospective, Spring Regionals Outlook, and What Beats Rayquaza?

Well, That Escalated Quickly

Preparing for Florida and the Suddenly Stocked Primal Clash Format

I Put That Stuff on Everything

The VS Seeker Engine Explained and Its Application to the Top Decks

Green Days

A Philadelphia Regionals Retrospective

From Happy Chance to Hard Feelings

Recapping the 2007-2008 Season
This Pokémon has slumbered for many years. Some say it’s Zamazenta’s elder sister—others say the two Pokémon are rivals. (Zacian)

A Look Both Ways

A Review of US Nationals, Projections for Worlds, and a Peek into Furious Fists

Heating Up

The Emergence of Pyroar and Analysis of 11 Competitive Decks

The Home Stretch

Week 1 Regionals Analysis, Projections, and Ramblings

Do You Even Lift?

Making the Most of Muscle Band and Flexing Your Thinking in the NXD-XY Format

On the Move

Regionals Reflections and XY Predictions
It’s skilled at both offense and defense, and it gets pumped up when cheered on. But if it starts showboating, it could put itself in a tough spot. (Cinderace)

Can’t Beat ‘Em All

Finding Your Way in a Diverse Metagame

Gotta Go Fast

Regionals Recap and Deck Discussion Heading into City Championships
No matter who you are, if you bring strong emotions near this Pokémon, it will silence you violently. (Hattrem)