Raymond Cipoletti

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  • Joined Feb ’11

Bio: My name is Raymond, and i play card games.

Three Amigos

Pitching Yveltal, Manectric/Garbodor, and Seismitoad/Crobat for Week 3

Tops and Flops

Thoughts on Expanded Regionals, Frontrunners for Worlds, and Plays That Have Seen Better Days

The Beginning of the End

The New England Meta, Semi-Finalist Surveys, and Week 2 Predictions

Back in Black

1st Place NH and Top 8 MA Reports, Flareon/Raichu, Eggs by Bob, and the Return of Virizion/Genesect

All I Snow

The Coolest Decks for the First Round of Winter Regionals
When it uses its special stick to strike up a beat, the sound waves produced carry revitalizing energy to the plants and flowers in the area. (Grookey)

It’s All Gravy

The Proper Playtesting Process and Potent Plays for Cities

We Have Lift-Off

Interview with 2014 Houston Regionals Champion Sam Chen

Play Onwards

Standard and Expanded Decks for Autumn Regionals

A Tale of Two Pyroar

Eleventh-Hour Forging, Missed Opportunity, and the Trail Blazed to DC

Into the Darkness

Talking About Tilt, Yveltal/Garbodor, and Fancy Fairies
Anger has reignited its atrophied flame sac. This Pokémon spews fire everywhere as it rampages indiscriminately. (Galarian Darmanitan)

March Madness

What to Play for Week 3 of States

Getting a Pulse on the Format

What We Learned from Virginia Regionals

What’s This?

The Evolution of the NXD–LTR Format

Hey Hey Hey, What’s the Play?!

The Frontrunners for Fall Regionals
Its conspicuous lips lure prey in as it lies in wait in the mud. When prey gets close, ________ clamps its jagged steel fins down on them. (Galarian Stunfisk)