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PVDDR

PVDDR

Paulo Vitor "PVDDR" Damo da Rosa has been a professional Magic: the Gathering player and writer for over 20 years. He was Player of the Year in 2017, World Champion in 2020, and is tied for most Top Finishes in history with 17. He will play whichever decks he thinks are the best, but his favorite style is aggro-control. Other than Magic, PV is also a fan of watching TV shows, reading fantasy novels and playing several other games such as Bridge, LoL, TFT, Storybook Brawl, Baldur's Gate 2 and Diablo 2.

Keep or Mulligan #3: Level up Your Game

Keep or Mulligan #3: Level up Your Game

Hey everyone! Today we’re going to do another Keep or Mulligan article. We’ll be using interesting hands that happened during coaching or that happened to me or my teammates during high-profile tournaments, and the idea is that I present you…

Truths and Myths About Deck Selection

Truths and Myths About Deck Selection
Magic is such a complex game that one of the most important decisions happens before you even start playing the game! PVDDR is here to help you perfect the art of deck selection and avoid the common pitfalls players fall into!

Keep or Mulligan #2: Level up Your Game

Keep or Mulligan #2
Knowing which hands to keep is one of the most important skills in Magic and PVDDR is going to help you level up your mulligan game! Navigate through 5 close hands with him to learn what you should be looking for in an opener and how this minor decision can drastically shift the course of a game!

My 5 Best Decks to Rank up on Arena Ladder – June 2022 Ranked Season

My 5 Best Decks to Rank up on Arena Ladder - June 2022 Ranked Season
Struggling to rank up? Wish you could know which decks the pros are playing to breeze through ladder? Well wonder no more! PVDDR has his top 5 decks to rank up on ladder between 3 different formats and multiple play styles. No matter how you like to play and your skill level, you can definitely find the perfect deck to grind with here!

The Best Plays in the History of MTG

Golgari Charm Art by Zoltan Boros

As previously announced, we will be publishing articles by Paulo Vitor Damo da Rosa originally posted on Substack for everybody to enjoy as a taste of what’s to come on the MTG Arena Zone Premium section! One of the biggest…

Keep or Mulligan #1

Serum Visions Art by Lauren YS

As previously announced, we will be publishing articles by Paulo Vitor Damo da Rosa originally posted on Substack for everybody to enjoy as a taste of what’s to come on the MTG Arena Zone Premium section! Hey everyone! Today we’re…

Normalizing Luck

Emrakul, the Promised End Art by Jaime Jones

As previously announced, we will be publishing articles by Paulo Vitor Damo da Rosa originally posted on Substack for everybody to enjoy as a taste of what’s to come on the MTG Arena Zone Premium section! At the end of…