Effective as of the announcement (12/11/2023) (Please confirm with your tournament organisers that they are using the updated points) Watch List Overall we’re very happy with the results of the last set of changes. Mystic Sanctuary has made a significant impact on its return to the format, and we’re seeing people starting to have some success with slower blue decks.… Read More »Points Announcement: The Lost Caverns of Ixalan
The committee’s ultimate goal is to make Australian Highlander as enjoyable as possible. There are many factors which make this format enjoyable. We have identified some of those factors and assigned levels of importance to them based on our combined experience.
Effective as of the announcement (03/09/2023) (Please confirm with your tournament organisers that they are using the updated points) Watch List It’s been a long time since our last points update, and a lot has happened in our format in the intervening time. We’ve had a powerful new set, several large events, and some strong metagame movements that we as… Read More »Points Announcement: Wilds of Eldraine
Following our applications process earlier this year, we’d like to welcome two new committee members to the highlander committee. We’re pleased to announce that Ben and Raj will be joining the 7PH highlander committee, and will be involved in the next points announcement (scheduled for (3/9). A big thankyou to all of our applicants. We had a number of strong… Read More »Welcome To Our New Committee Members
SA: Dragon’s Lair St. Mary’s, Adelaide 7 Point Highlander Event 16/07/2023 | Deck Lists & Tournament Report
The Event: 20 players showed up to the Dragon’s Lair St. Mary’s 7ph event. Phil Wessels who owns the store has been a long time supporter of eternal events and its great to see him get back into hosting a 7 point highlander event after a decent while! There were many new faces alongside long timer players which is very… Read More »SA: Dragon’s Lair St. Mary’s, Adelaide 7 Point Highlander Event 16/07/2023 | Deck Lists & Tournament Report
Player’s Standing Player’s Name Player’s Deck List Link 1 Brennan Crawford Lurrus Breach (https://www.moxfield.com/decks/vKIWdV6egkSq4_e8I4WT1A) 2 Isaac Lee Academy Draw 7s (https://www.moxfield.com/decks/QHfaRiom2ke8BUA5rVmKxA) 3 Chifley Cole Naya Initiative (https://www.moxfield.com/decks/pJTqgh_0j0We7_OCiyRvjw) 4 Riley Jones Mono Red Aggro (https://www.moxfield.com/decks/Ljnua-SL9Uu3xQTcRG791Q) 5 James Larsen-Scott Lurrus Breach (https://www.moxfield.com/decks/70b0G1SPwUeBno3n-tHafg) 6 Michael Billinghurst Omnath Walks (https://www.moxfield.com/decks/w4dbp4eNl0e1jzQXaeKycQ) 7 Jared Allsop RUG Tempo (https://www.moxfield.com/decks/GUsdGQP1x0SFBFrd53fNFw) 8 Richard Owen Storm (https://www.moxfield.com/decks/IAcjOQOUIkGVMn1ciZg-Ww)
We would like to announce a new vacancy on the 7 Point Highlander Committee. The Committee welcomes applicants from all areas to apply for the position, which is open until the end of June 2023. The Committee will form a shortlist based on responses to selection criteria below, and shortlisted applicants will be contacted regarding next steps. Summary of the… Read More »7 Point Highlander Committee Position
Points Changes Effective as of the announcement (16/04/2023) (Please confirm with your tournament organisers that they are using the updated points) EXPLANATION: Highlander overall has seemed to find a more steady state after the major update earlier this year. Fast mana and initiative continues to be a powerful thing to be doing, but it’s also not clearly overperforming anymore. The… Read More »Points Announcement: March of the Machine
Points Changes Effective as of the announcement (05/02/2023) (Please confirm with your tournament organisers that they are using the updated points) EXPLANATION: Highlander this quarter has experienced a significant uptick in fast-mana-fuelled aggressive decks, particularly centred around the new initiative creatures. As well as being very powerful (and making up almost half of the top 16 meta at Nationals), this… Read More »Points Announcement: Phyrexia All Will Be One
15 Players Cut to top 4 Top 4 Cody Kusari Jared Allsop Nando Nando Brennan Crawford Nando v Brennan in finals Brennan wins Player’s Standing Player’s Name Player’s Deck List Link 1st Brennan Crawford https://www.moxfield.com/decks/6DH31_Enlk6lrXd43CjcUQ 2nd Nando Nando https://www.moxfield.com/decks/TwXgmVGPfEWToz6gz2JKrA 3rd/4th Jared Allsop https://www.moxfield.com/decks/vFVm0rGMVUKeFp-SMoK05Q 3rd/4th Cody Kusari https://www.moxfield.com/decks/r5LlH_UV1E-K9i9X9n_GiQ 5th Mike Swann https://www.moxfield.com/decks/EBWXZvNbGU28lrJS1IBFMw 6th Isaac Lee https://www.moxfield.com/decks/WHd65F-NRE65_qim-RLU5w 7th Luke Mulchay https://www.moxfield.com/decks/iXHYnZrWQ0ihVQREBcEt6w 8th… Read More »VIC: Tabernacle Games Highlander Championship 19/12/2022 | Deck Lists
Highlander overall has remained in a pretty healthy state, with a wide variety of successful archetypes. While we are seeing some regional dominance with specific decks, for the most part we’re happy with where the format is, and with the impact of the last batch of changes.
With that in mind, we’re making the following two changes.