Sean "Day[9]" Plott

More commonly known by his online alias Day[9], is an e-sports commentator for StarCraft II and a former professional StarCraft: Brood War player, known for his daily netcasts titled "The Day[9] Daily". Plott qualified for the World Cyber Games in 2004, 2005 and 2006 and won the 2007 Pan-American tournament. He qualified for the American finals an additional three times and was recognized as the PC Gamer gamer of the year in 2010. He regularly appears as a commentator at StarCraft tournaments worldwide, including Blizzcon in 2010, 2011 and 2013, the Major League Gaming professional circuit, DreamHack, the Team Liquid Star League, and the 2013 StarCraft II World Championship Series. In 2011, Plott was recognized in Forbes 30 Under 30 in Entertainment. As of September 2013 he is also a game designer.

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Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #258 - Menagerie Paladin by Day9

Lets put in murlocs and dragons and beasts, oh my! And then lest buff them with zookeepers and wardens, and draw them with curators!

Mostly Walking - Toonstruck Day 2 by Day9

I cannot believe this game exists! Christopher Lloyd! Ben Stein! Well designed puzzles! We had a blast starting this last week and the crew can't wait to continue WOO WOO.

No Show - Literal Day Off by Day9

I'm literally taking a day off

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #257 - Karazhan Wing 3! by Day9

The countdown to purify continues. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #256 - Astral Rank to Rank 3! by Day9

Since we hit rank 4 yesterday, we may as well shoot for rank 3 with this very same deck :). Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Day[9] Hearthstone Decktacular #255 - Even Moar Astral Ramp by Day9

I've brought this Astral Ramp druid from 14 to 5! Can I go to 4! :D Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Mostly Walking - Toonstruck by Day9

I kid you not, this is a Christopher Lloyd FMV game. I cannot wait (thanks to Sean B for the recommendation) Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Day[9]'s Day Off - Castlevania Symphony of the Night by Day9

One of my favorite games of all time. Why not? Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Part 5 Part 6 Part 7 Part 8 Part 9 Part 10

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #254 - Karazhan Wing 2! by Day9

I continue to play through the delightful and juicy card granting questeronis. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #253 - Discardlock by Day9

Chuck a card, win the game. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #252 - Aggro Dragon Warrior by Day9

This deck keeps slaughtering the crap out of me. Thus, if you cannot beat them, join them. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Mostly Walking - The Room Day 2 by Day9

We continue to try to beat THE ROOM! Now that Sean Bouchard is back, I'm eager and curious to hear his thoughts on this game. It's not exactly the usual adventure fare, but it's still an interesting and fun multi-team ...

Day[9]'s Day Off - No Man's Sky by Day9

Yep. Ya'll be playin it. So shall I! Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Part 5 Part 6 Part 1 Part 2

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #251 - Karazhan Wing 1! by Day9

THE WING IS OUT! Let us gobble up those new cards. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #250 - Watchlock Week Day 2! by Day9

This deck has reinvigorated my joy of laddering. So, I'm going to be battling w/ it all week to see if I can try to climb with it! Part 1 Part 2

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #249 - Watchlock Week Day 1! by Day9

This deck has reinvigorated my joy of laddering. So, I'm going to be battling w/ it all week to see if I can try to climb with it! Part 1 Part 2

Mostly Walking - The Room by Day9

No, not the terrible movie, but rather a mysterious puzzly game that reminds me of Myst! Will it be as good? Bill and I shall battle our way together! (SeanBo out of town atm)

Day[9]'s Day Off - Starbound Release by Day9

Starbound is FINALLY OUT! I enjoyed playing it for about 20 hours w/ JP two years ago. So, I'm excited to see the degree to which new content has been added and how much has changed.

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #248 - Unicorn Grinder Priest by Day9

So Priest is the worst class according to popular culture, but I'm still going to try out this Grinder Priest. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #247 - Funky Silence Warlock by Day9

I had an urge to hit legend this month. I no longer have that urge. I will be attempting this beautiful looking Silence/Ancient Watcher Warlock.

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #246 - Thijs Worgen Warrior by Day9

I'm a big fan of Thijs's decks overall, and I definitely need to play more Warrior (I think I'm still <200 wins). Given my horrific general play with warrior, I'm hoping this Worgen OTK Combo deck is the key I'll ...

Mostly Walking - Gabriel Knight Remastered Day 4 by Day9

Sean Bouchard is out of town, so Bill and I will be charging forward as the awkward, southern, and confusingly motivated Gabriel Knight Links

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #245 - Frodan's Bogchamp Shaman by Day9

I've known Frodan for quite a while, ever since his early days at NASL! It's been awesome to see him become a casting King of Hearthstone. Today, we'll be trying his fancy control/combo deck that involves getting outa ton of ...

Mostly Walking - Gabriel Knight Remastered Day 3 by Day9

We continue to figure out why on earth we're doing anything at all. Why does this book author keep trying to solve a murder? Why is he such a jerk?

Day[9]'s Day Off - Earth Defense Force 4.1 by Day9

Earth Defense Force 2017 is one of my favorite games of all time. I'm incredibly excited to try out this newest iteration! Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #244 - Reno Hat Hunter by Day9

I found a nifty Legend Hunter Control deck that I'm bound to middle out with. Let us go to battle. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #243 - Wisp Aggrodin by Day9

I've absolutely loved the divine shield aggrodin decks so I'll be trying this Wisp Aggro variant! Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #242 - N'Zoth Shaman by Day9

One of my absolute favorite streamers is StrifeCro. He's talented, pleasant, and explains his plays very thoroughly. Given that he's a much better deckbuilder than I am, I'm excited to try his N'zoth Shaman tonight.

Mostly Walking - Gabriel Knight Remastered Day 2 by Day9

We continue our wubulous quest to uncover a murder whilst being the biggest douche-bag in all of New Orleans. Part 4 Part 5 Part 6

Day[9]'s Day Off - Inside & Furi by Day9

Both these games come EXTREMELY highly recommended to me! I'll be playing Inside first (~4 hours) and trying to fill with Furi afterwards! I'm excited for dat intensity :).

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #241 - Beast Hunter by Day9

Given this week's goal to climb the ladder AND because I've been losing to midrange hunter, I'm going to try out this beast hunter build. Part 1

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #240 - Midrange Pirate Warrior by Day9

Yet another solid deck that will hopefully gobble me up some ladder points. I crave ladder points right now. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #239 - Reno Freeze Mage by Day9

I want to win ladder points. So, I'm going to play a reliable deck. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Mostly Walking - Gabriel Knight Remastered by Day9

We had incredibly good luck with Myst remastered, so lets try to nail the same with Gabriel Knight remastered! I know literally nothing about this series OTHER than it's one of the famous

Day[9]'s Day Off - Final Fantasy 7 Day 2 by Day9

Continuing the journey :> Part 9 Part 10 Part 11 Part 12 Part 13 Part 14 Part 15 Part 16

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #238 - Wotog Mill Rogue? by Day9

As you know, I am a purveyor of the Queen of Manners. Given the loss of deathlord, milling has taken quite a hit. However, I'm certain that with enough FORCE OF WILL we can make a mill rogue work!

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #237 - Renounce Darkness Warlock by Day9

I still haven't used this absolutely ridiculous card yet, so we may as well give it a shot :D. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #236 - C'thun Rogue by Day9

Let's build a C'thun rogue tonight! :D Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Day[9]'s Day Off - Final Fantasy VII by Day9

I'm going to play the original Final Fantasy 7. I might just have the menu music up for 8 hours. Can't wait! :D Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Part 5

Day[9] HearthStone Decktacular #235 - Combo Renolock by Day9

I've played a depressingly small amount of Warlock lately. To change that, I'm running a combo renolock that alleges a 74% winrate. Although I highly doubt the author did a thorough statistical analysis, I just read headlines and believe what's ...