Ricky Chin played in his first Grand Prix and Pro Tour Qualifier at the end of 2014. Since then, he has qualified for his first Pro Tour, which he also top8'd. Hes a Gold level pro and a proud member of Team East West Bowl. Ricky lives in Quebec.
Friends make Magic fun for Ricky
Learning to play around cards. Thinking about what cards your opponent could have and how your deck interacts with that deck. Play games and take notes while you play.
Ricky always felt he was good at the game and by consistently playing his improved.
Losing a lot at PT Madrid 2016 was super rough. Ricky didn't make day 2. He made a mistake and lost a game. He learned to focus on this game right now. He thought too far ahead and lost because he wasn't focused.
Top 8 at his first Pro Tour. (Milwaukee 2015)
Modern or Limited
"with time and practice I can do anything."
Playing too fast. Oftentimes, players don't think and rush through a turn without considering life totals, graveyards, board state etc. .
"The way I approach a tournament. I need to work on staying in the zone."
Ricky asks himself questions to refocus on the game.
Start being competitive sooner and buy a lot of Underground Sea
Find a deck you like and play a lot with.
Cards, clothes, playmat, laptop
Play a little everyday.
MTGO and friends
Play Magic and enjoy your time.
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