Weekly Super Sellers: Top 10 Cards Sold May 22-25, 2017

Feature Article from Jon Corpora
Jon Corpora
5/26/2017 11:00:00 AM
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The Amonkhet basics are probably never going to stop selling well, so we're starting at card #15 this week. The list is still going to hop around — this is just my way of letting y'all know that I do read the comments.

#15: Vizier of Remedies

Mid
Low
 Vizier of Remedies
$0.36
$0.10
Store QTY Price  
TappedTrader 1 $0.10
Umi Z Cards 1 $0.10
MTG Rares 10 $0.11
Carls Game Station 2 $0.12
LegionsGames 2 $0.12
Motor City MTG 15 $0.15
JasmineDragon 1 $0.15

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Vizier of Remedies hasn't (and in all likelihood, won't) made an impact in Standard, but it features heavily in the deck du jour of Modern:

#11: Anointed Procession

Mid
Low
 Anointed Procession
$5.19
$3.75
Store QTY Price  
ReptoeMonCards 1 $2.99
PlayersParcel 1 $3.75
Givens Magic Store 1 $3.80
Cards Unlimited LLC 2 $4.00
USA Comics 1 $4.00
Eternal MTG 1 $4.00
The Village Geek 1 $4.00

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I truly did not expect Anointed Procession to do anything ever in Standard, especially not at a Pro Tour. I was dead wrong. Only thing left to do from here is see if Sam Black sticks with Anointed Procession or moves on to the next bizarre combo/synergy deck.

#14: Harnessed Lightning

Mid
Low
 Harnessed Lightning
$1.49
$0.49
Store QTY Price  
Trained Orgg Store 1 $0.49
Great Escape Games 1 $0.75
BlackLotus 1 $0.76
Darpys Card Shack 1 $0.95
Katchael cards 1 $0.95
TappedTrader 1 $0.99
Xtreme Card Shop 1 $0.99

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#10: Censor

Mid
Low
 Censor
$1.83
$0.77
Store QTY Price  
Katchael cards 1 $0.95
Inspired 1 $0.99
Nebulous Gaming 2 $0.99
FlanaGamer 1 $1.00
Natural One 1 $1.00
Leap Frog Games 4 $1.11
The Next Level Games 12 $1.25

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#7: Sweltering Suns

Harnessed Lightning has solidified itself as Standard's removal spell of choice, edging out Grasp of Darkness by being easier to cast and having a higher ceiling. Can't kill a Torrential Gearhulk with just a Grasp of Darkness! The U/R control deck doesn't have anywhere to put energy but Aether Hub and Harnessed Lightning, and all those Glimmer of Genius rebuys add up. Not to put too fine a point on it, but Glimmer of Genius probably would've been just fine without the energy component stapled on.

#6: Cascading Cataracts

Mid
Low
 Cascading Cataracts
$0.71
$0.22
Store QTY Price  
Comic Cards Etc 4 $0.25
Leap Frog Games 1 $0.38
SHGaming 1 $0.39
Xtreme Card Shop 1 $0.40
Alter Reality Games 1 $0.42
The Mana Base 1 $0.43
MTG Rares 10 $0.43

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¯\_(ツ)_/¯

#9: Plains

Mid
Low
 Plains (Full Art 250)
$0.32
$0.10
Store QTY Price  
AtomicPlanetComics 2 $0.10
MCTradesAZ 2 $0.10
LegionsGames 6 $0.16
DinoGamesGainesville 4 $0.16
Qriist Qards 3 $0.18
Tabletop Game Swap 8 $0.19
OldSchoolGaming 12 $0.20

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#8: Swamp

Mid
Low
 Swamp (Full Art 252)
$0.45
$0.15
Store QTY Price  
Liberty Comics 13 $0.15
AtomicPlanetComics 1 $0.20
SoSimpo 2 $0.22
DinoGamesGainesville 1 $0.23
Play More Games 5 $0.25
Gcgcollectables 3 $0.25
TopDecks 2 $0.25

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#5: Forest

Mid
Low
 Forest (Full Art 254)
$0.35
$0.10
Store QTY Price  
Pulp Central gaming 4 $0.10
The Gypsies Den 11 $0.14
ClassicMagic 3 $0.14
Liberty Comics 33 $0.15
LegionsGames 2 $0.15
DinoGamesGainesville 6 $0.15
Haven Gaming 1 $0.16

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#4: Mountain

Mid
Low
 Mountain (Full Art 253)
$0.38
$0.10
Store QTY Price  
ClassicMagic 1 $0.19
Tabletop Game Swap 8 $0.19
The Gypsies Den 11 $0.20
MCTradesAZ 2 $0.20
Brooklyn MTG 2 $0.20
VGMX Magic 5 $0.20
Great Stories 1 $0.20

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#3: Island

Mid
Low
 Island (Full Art 251)
$0.37
$0.17
Store QTY Price  
Liberty Comics 17 $0.20
VGMX Magic 4 $0.24
Priority Games 5 $0.25
The Next Level Games 6 $0.25
ClassicMagic 1 $0.25
Heros Ink 1 $0.25
Exiled Gaming 2 $0.25

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I would like some other opinions as to why these lands have been selling so consistently. Is Amonkhet really that much of a lame duck set? I don't think so. Maybe I'm underestimating how much players enjoy this setting.

#2: Zirilan of the Claw

Mid
Low
 Zirilan of the Claw
$8.99
$1.99
Store QTY Price  
Happy Lotus 1 $5.00
At Ease Games 1 $5.01
Top Tyr Games 2 $5.99
Red Castle 1 $6.23
MTG Rares 10 $6.93
Desert Sky Games 1 $6.94
Lockheeds Warren 7 $7.00

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Am I allowed to talk about the Commander 2017 leaks yet? I have no friggin' clue. The rules on it are weird. Anyway the buys on Zirilan of the Claw, an otherwise irrelevant card made relevant by the reserve list, are a reaction to the Commander 2017 leaks. Or so I'm told. My only hope is that I don't get banned for referencing that they exist. Magic sure is neat.

#13: Unexpectedly Absent (Commander 2013)

Mid
Low
 Unexpectedly Absent
$1.06
$0.27
Store QTY Price  
Realms of Gaming 1 $0.27
GameFuzion 2 $0.33
CobraMagic 1 $0.36
Zombie Planet 1 $0.38
ISD Gaming 1 $0.50
The Gypsies Den 1 $0.57
MTG Rares 10 $0.57

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#12: Unexpectedly Absent (Eternal Masters)

Mid
Low
 Unexpectedly Absent
$0.95
$0.25
Store QTY Price  
Comic Cards Etc 1 $0.25
Immortals Inc 1 $0.29
MTG Rares 10 $0.29
Ronson Big Card 1 $0.30
Epic Gaming 1 $0.30
The Red Barn 1 $0.30
Thirty First Games 1 $0.30

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#1: Portent

Mid
Low
 Portent
$1.45
$0.09
Store QTY Price  
Toymo 1 $0.20
ALLOUTGames 1 $0.59
MTG Rares 10 $0.68
Arcadian Marketplace 1 $0.69
Card Monster Games 4 $0.69
Flipside Gaming 1 $0.69
DeckTechCards 1 $0.69

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[Ed. Note: lmaoooooooo]

Okay. I guess, uh

I don't know. My best guess is this decklist:

It's Miracles post- Sensei's Divining Top! Do I think Portent will be our best-selling card ever again? No, but for now, bask in its beautiful, worse-than-Ponder glory.

Jon Corpora
pronounced Ca-pora
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