Player Profile: Wapcaplets (Chris)

Player Profile is a series of articles in which R2-EQ looks at players in the X-Wing community. Many people would like to get to know the person behind the player. In X-Wing, the players are renowned for being “nice guys” and often can be quite characterful when you scratch the surface.

Today’s interview is with Wapcaplets, known as Chris in real life. I met Chris in Toronto where we faced off playing in an X-Wing Escalation Tourney. In my loss to Chris I learned how not to fly X-Wings and how a good player with TIE Interceptors will punish you. If you’re ever lucky enough to have a game with him, you’ll see he is a true gentleman and a credit to the community. So without further ado, let’s get to the interview.

 

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The 2015 Ontario X-Wing Regionals at 401 Games

What follows is a rambling account of my matches from the 2015 X-Wing Regionals held in Toronto, Ontario at 401 Games. In a field of 53 people that went in, only one of us was going to walk out of there as the champion. It was like Thunderdome, but without the bad casting.

My hopes were high, my ship count was low, so let’s get to it…

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