03/30/2012 TWTW: "Spanning the World Magic Cup"

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This thread is for discussion of this week's The Week That Was, which goes live Friday morning on magicthegathering.com.
Bring back old nationals, this format only rewards those who can afford to travel or those who have huge fnm's. You could be the best magic player in the country and still not qualify due to not being able to fly to foreign gps or get to distant ptq's. I have never failed to qualify for te old national tournaments but its highly unlikely I will amass 200 points before Sunday, currently on 108 with 1 ptq to go to tomorrow. I play fnm every week but numbers are highly restricted due to space and never post records worse than x-1 but when you go x-0 and only get 9 or 12 points a tournament there is just not enough fnms to make up the numbers.
Bring back old nationals, this format only rewards those who can afford to travel or those who have huge fnm's. You could be the best magic player in the country and still not qualify due to not being able to fly to foreign gps or get to distant ptq's. I have never failed to qualify for te old national tournaments but its highly unlikely I will amass 200 points before Sunday, currently on 108 with 1 ptq to go to tomorrow. I play fnm every week but numbers are highly restricted due to space and never post records worse than x-1 but when you go x-0 and only get 9 or 12 points a tournament there is just not enough fnms to make up the numbers.

If you think it's impossible to get 200 points from FNM, try living in one of the countries that requires 300 points.  Basically you need to go to multiple PTQs or a GP.  (Failing that, try playing in sanctioned events two or three nights a week?)
Thanks to everyone who helped with the design of the plane of Golamo in the Great Designer Search 2!
My Decks
These are the decks I have assembled at the moment:
Tournament Decks (4)
Kicker Aggro (Invasion Block) Sunforger/Izzet Guildmage Midrange (Ravnica/Time Spiral/Xth Standard) Dragonstorm Combo (Time Spiral/Lorwyn/Xth Standard) Bant Midrange (Lorwyn/Shards/M10 Standard)
Casual Multiplayer Decks (50)
Angel Resurrection Casual Soul Sisters Sindbad's Adventures with Djinn of Wishes Sphinx-Bone Wand Buyback Morph (No Instants or Sorceries) Cabal Coffers Control Zombie Aggro Hungry, Hungry Greater Gargadon/War Elemental Flashfires/Boil/Ruination - Boom! Call of the Wild Teysa, Orzhov Scion with Twilight Drover, Sun Titan, and Hivestone Slivers Rebels Cairn Wanderer Knights Only Gold and () Spells Captain Sisay Toolbox Spellweaver Helix Combo Merfolk Wizards Izzet Guildmage/The Unspeakable Arcane Combo Niv-Mizzet, the Firemind and his Wizards Creatureless Wild Research/Reins of Power Madness Creatureless Pyromancer Ascension Anarchist Living Death Anvil of Bogardan Madness Shamen with Goblin Game/Wound Reflection Combo Mass damage Quest for Pure Flame Valakut, the Molten Pinnacle/Clear the Land with 40+ Lands Doubling Season Thallids Juniper Order Ranger Graft/Tokens Elf Archer Druids Equilibrium/Aluren Combo Experiment Kraj Combo Reap Combo False Cure/Kavu Predator Combo Savra, Queen of the Golgari Sacrifice/Dredge Elf Warriors Eight-Post Sneak Attack Where Ancients Tread Zur the Enchanter with Opal creatures Tamanoa/Kavu Predator/Collapsing Borders Esper Aggro Mishra, Artificer Prodigy and his Darksteel Reactor Theft and Control Unearth Aggro Soul's Fire Vampires Devour Tokens Phytohydra with Powerstone Minefield Treefolk Friendly? Questing Phelddagrif Slivers Dragon Arch Fun I'm probably forgetting a few...