“Humans of Magic” interview series: Ari Lax

“Humans of Magic” presents: Ari Lax. Ari is the Pro Tour Khans of Tarkir Champion, member of Team Massdrop, and writer for Starcitygames.com.

Listen to it here:

Here is our full conversation, in which we discuss:

  • The process of preparing for Pro Tours: before, during, and after
  • Similarities between preparing for the Pro Tour vs. job interviews
  • Leveling up as a player
  • Balance: finding it, or lack thereof
  • How to have good debates or conversations with people
  • Advice for new tournament players
  • …and much, much more!


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James Hsu

James Hsu is a content creator, author, and entrepreneur. He is the co-founder of two companies: Stream Sage and CardBoard.Live.

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