Weekly Winners 2019 - 35
A very interesting week, with far too many interesting movers to discuss them all! Just in time for FNM, I'll now tell you about the cards that will be the talk of the town tonight!
Dulcet Sirens $9.25 (+1,221.43%)
When a card spikes with more than 1.000% I absolutely have to cover it. But this time I'm not doing it because the story behind it is so interesting or special.
Unique and fun does not mean a card is powerful.
It is not part of a new combo. Or a fantastic new strategy.
The reason it spiked is because it has the word morph printed on it. And in this case, the card could have done fine without it.
Ever since it was clear that the new Commander 2019 decks would have a morph theme and
When you see stuff like this happen, use your brain. Read the card. Check out if you really think it's good. Especially in the wake of a new commander product!
Sudden Substitution $17.97 (+860%)
Commander is really experiencing its (annual) gold rush! It is brewing season and its all about the cards from C19. Very few magic players autonomously try to brew new decks while they shut out the world around them. Most, if not all, keep themselves busy with lurking forums, socials, sites and YouTube to find the newest and best strategies for their Commander deck. And if you are ahead of the curve, you can save a ton of money by buying early.
This week, the Professor from Tolarian Community College featured
And, in this case, it is safe to say that
Check out the Professor himself explaining it to you in his own words. Around the 7:00 minute mark.
Stoneforge Mystic $69.95 (+94.63%)
To no one's surprise
As its spike and the reasons for it are nothing new, I would like to take the opportunity to show you something interesting that might deepen your knowledge on price dynamics. Check out the graph on the card page itself. There you will be able to see the market price of
When a card spikes with real, organic demand behind it, it will have a price development as you see with
Compare it to
Other interesting winners
This week was very interesting and it featured some other interesting cards gaining in price. Not in the tens or hundreds of percentage points, but still enough to share with you.
Wrenn and Six $99.95 (+11.06%)
Scalding Tarn $100.05 (+5.32%)
Jace, the Mind Sculptor $138.69 (+5.32%)
As the original printing is falling up and down around the $140 mark, the other printings are steadily creeping up to around the same value.
Please note: for our 'record low' we consider the price of the card over the past 7 years. Many cards have been even cheaper (a) decade(s) ago. Also note: some cards are still going down, and might be even cheaper pickups next week.
The First Sliver $10.99 - Record low and going down (market price bottomed out)
Carnage Tyrant $7.45 - Passed record low, creeping up
Temporal Manipulation $47.24 - Record low, going down, low volume
|Temporal Manipulation||CardKingdom $44.99||TCGPlayer $47.24|
|Carnage Tyrant||CardKingdom $7.49||TCGPlayer $7.45|
|The First Sliver||CardKingdom $10.99||TCGPlayer $10.99|