The format is reasonably stable at the moment, and there have been few big events with intermingled communities, so we’re only making a small set of changes for this release. In addition to this, the last points update was one of the larger ones we’ve done for some time. On top of these factors, if we’re bringing on a new committee member in the near future, it felt like we should involve them in any big pointing decisions.
Andrew (or Vance, both are fine) has been playing Magic since Revised and has been a mainstay of the Australian Magic community since pretty much the beginning. He has has one GP Top 8 and a PT Day 2 to his name, but these days mostly just plays 7 Point Highlander. He can be found talking about it on Twitter, on his podcast the 7-Point Highlander Cast, and as MrVerbal on the 7PH Discord
It has been a tumultuous couple of months for 7 Point Highlander. We’ve had the biggest event the format has ever seen (200+ players, beating our previous record of 98). We’ve had a huge influx of new decks, new people, new opinions and great new ideas. In addition to this, the Committee has been discussing how we should react to ‘fire’ design decisions from wizards. Should we just accept them, or should we use the points system as a mechanism to slow the pace of power creep in the format? Ultimately we decided that – while we can’t *stop* wizards… Read More »Points Announcement: D&D: ADVENTURES IN THE FORGOTTEN REALMS