Weekly Winners 2020 - 26
EDH is the main driving factor behind spikes this week. Both M21 and Jumpstart are affecting the markets. And also a new MTG controversy is the cause of cards to spike. Like every week, just in time for (digital) FNM, I'll now tell you about the cards that will be the talk of the (digital) town tonight!
Hanna, Ship's Navigator $9 (+264.37%)
Just like 2019, the year 2020 has not been short on controversy. Both in society in general and in the MTG Community. In the past week, we've learned that two well-known and (at least previously) popular MTG artists have been cut loose by Wizards of the Cost. On June 22nd, Wizards cut ties with Noah Bradley. Wizards also pointed out that Terese Nielsen has not gotten recent commissions and won't get any in the future. Both decisions were made in response to a public outcry against the artists and their behaviors/beliefs and the conflict those create with Wizards' ambition to create an open, respectful and inclusive environment for everyone that wants to play and have fun with Magic.
And this week
And that's why speculators jumped on foil copies of
There is one other magic card that is relevant to mention:
Didgeridoo $11.87 (+185.34%)
After spikes in '13 and '17,
Persistent Petitioners $2.90 (+173.58%)
"Mill" is now an actual keyword, with M21 featuring the first cards with that keyword printed. But it is not only in M21, but in
Also note that
So the reason for the spike is simple supply-demand. The demand has gone up, and might go up substantially if
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.
Zaxara, the Exemplary $7.99 - Record low and stable
Fiend Artisan $15.66 - Record low and trending down
The Locust God $5.61 - Record low and trending down
|Fiend Artisan||CardKingdom $17.99||TCGPlayer $15.66|
|Zaxara, the Exemplary||CardKingdom $16.99||TCGPlayer $7.99|
|The Locust God||CardKingdom $7.99||TCGPlayer $5.61|