Jessica Estephan is the first woman to win a Grand Prix and made Magic: The Gathering history when her team took first at Grand Prix Sydney 2018. She's a podcaster who loves creating content and she enjoys most competitive formats, with a preference for standard and modern. Though she does have a soft spot for a well-powered cube. Jessica lives in Sydney, Australia.
Born of the Gods
Back to Basics
Not understanding what it meant to be competitive. The Australian scene is very different than the States and it was hard for Jess to get started.
Jessica learned by observation that you "needed" to be a rules lawyer to succeed. She realized that that's not the case.
Winning Grand Prix Sydney 2018 (Team Unified Modern).
Jessica now plays poker on a serious.
The thing that helped the most was having a good team chemistry.
Newbie mistakes include sleeving your deck wrong.
Spend your Magic time having fun and creating positive memories for yourself and others.
Listen to Episode 1 here or on www.magicthestory.com