Snapcaster Post rotation

Discussions about the secondary market for Magic Cards. What's Hot? What has fallen from grace?

Moderator: Thrillho

User avatar
Yannaria
Tire Aficionado
Posts: 7231
(View: POSTS_VIEWTOPIC /POSTS_VIEWTOPIC_INTO)
Joined: Mon Sep 24, 2012 6:56 pm
Location: The South in the North

Snapcaster Post rotation

Postby Yannaria » Fri Jul 19, 2013 3:34 pm

With Rotation coming soon, where will Snapcaster be once he rotates? I'm looking to pick up a foil because it's one of my favorite cards and I'm wondering what price would be good to buy them. A local store has one for 95 dollars and it has been there for a few weeks.
Is that a good buy?

User avatar
Link
Tire Aficionado
Posts: 1993
(View: POSTS_VIEWTOPIC /POSTS_VIEWTOPIC_INTO)
Joined: Thu Mar 28, 2013 7:40 pm

Postby Link » Fri Jul 19, 2013 10:05 pm

A single Snapcaster for 95?

What the hell, I thought he was at like 30 tops

User avatar
Checkbox
Tryhard of the Year 2012
Posts: 6355
(View: POSTS_VIEWTOPIC /POSTS_VIEWTOPIC_INTO)
Joined: Mon Sep 24, 2012 7:08 pm
Location: Rochester, NY

Postby Checkbox » Sat Jul 20, 2013 12:37 am

Fate, I understand reading is diffucult, but the OP did say foil.
Image

whisper words of wisdom
Thrillho » Thu Jan 10, 2013 11:27 am wrote:let it be known that my official decree as administrator of this site is that the grimmace's dick is 16" long.

Kaitscralt » Sat Nov 16, 2013 12:41 am wrote:it's not cheating if you hand her the jizz afterwards

imopen2 » Mon Dec 09, 2013 7:55 pm wrote:Get the hairbrush out of your ear and put it in your ass where it belongs, then try again

User avatar
Checkbox
Tryhard of the Year 2012
Posts: 6355
(View: POSTS_VIEWTOPIC /POSTS_VIEWTOPIC_INTO)
Joined: Mon Sep 24, 2012 7:08 pm
Location: Rochester, NY

Postby Checkbox » Sat Jul 20, 2013 12:37 am

Also Yannus: http://sales.starcitygames.com/search.p ... D=1&auto=Y

SCG has NM for $90. So $95 is a god-awful price.
Image

whisper words of wisdom
Thrillho » Thu Jan 10, 2013 11:27 am wrote:let it be known that my official decree as administrator of this site is that the grimmace's dick is 16" long.

Kaitscralt » Sat Nov 16, 2013 12:41 am wrote:it's not cheating if you hand her the jizz afterwards

imopen2 » Mon Dec 09, 2013 7:55 pm wrote:Get the hairbrush out of your ear and put it in your ass where it belongs, then try again

User avatar
Yannaria
Tire Aficionado
Posts: 7231
(View: POSTS_VIEWTOPIC /POSTS_VIEWTOPIC_INTO)
Joined: Mon Sep 24, 2012 6:56 pm
Location: The South in the North

Postby Yannaria » Sun Jul 21, 2013 2:49 am

ew starcity

User avatar
Checkbox
Tryhard of the Year 2012
Posts: 6355
(View: POSTS_VIEWTOPIC /POSTS_VIEWTOPIC_INTO)
Joined: Mon Sep 24, 2012 7:08 pm
Location: Rochester, NY

Postby Checkbox » Sun Jul 21, 2013 8:46 pm

That just shows you how awful your $95 price is
Image

whisper words of wisdom
Thrillho » Thu Jan 10, 2013 11:27 am wrote:let it be known that my official decree as administrator of this site is that the grimmace's dick is 16" long.

Kaitscralt » Sat Nov 16, 2013 12:41 am wrote:it's not cheating if you hand her the jizz afterwards

imopen2 » Mon Dec 09, 2013 7:55 pm wrote:Get the hairbrush out of your ear and put it in your ass where it belongs, then try again

User avatar
Yannaria
Tire Aficionado
Posts: 7231
(View: POSTS_VIEWTOPIC /POSTS_VIEWTOPIC_INTO)
Joined: Mon Sep 24, 2012 6:56 pm
Location: The South in the North

Postby Yannaria » Mon Jul 22, 2013 1:06 am

yeah I'll just get one on ebay if I want one that much.

User avatar
Pendulum
Tire Aficionado
Posts: 4359
(View: POSTS_VIEWTOPIC /POSTS_VIEWTOPIC_INTO)
Joined: Wed Oct 24, 2012 12:51 am

Postby Pendulum » Mon Jul 22, 2013 7:28 am

I highly doubt they'll lose much value anytime soon; picking up a foil one doesn't seem like a bad investment as long as you aren't paying starcity prices. Heck, on a long enough timeline you'll probably make a killing.
Image

User avatar
Checkbox
Tryhard of the Year 2012
Posts: 6355
(View: POSTS_VIEWTOPIC /POSTS_VIEWTOPIC_INTO)
Joined: Mon Sep 24, 2012 7:08 pm
Location: Rochester, NY

Postby Checkbox » Mon Jul 22, 2013 2:17 pm

I got my cube foil copy.for $55 right around the time when starcity had them for $60... Even scarcity's price will be good eventually
Image

whisper words of wisdom
Thrillho » Thu Jan 10, 2013 11:27 am wrote:let it be known that my official decree as administrator of this site is that the grimmace's dick is 16" long.

Kaitscralt » Sat Nov 16, 2013 12:41 am wrote:it's not cheating if you hand her the jizz afterwards

imopen2 » Mon Dec 09, 2013 7:55 pm wrote:Get the hairbrush out of your ear and put it in your ass where it belongs, then try again

User avatar
Thrillho
A clever, smart boy
Posts: 14021
(View: POSTS_VIEWTOPIC /POSTS_VIEWTOPIC_INTO)
Joined: Tue Sep 18, 2012 12:14 am
Contact:

Postby Thrillho » Mon Jul 22, 2013 4:15 pm

It will probably not lose much because Standard makes up roughly 5% of the play the card receives. You'd be fighting everyone else who knows this buying up "discounted" snapcasters from people trying to dump their excess standard stock. The fact that it's risen from a low of $13 to $23 despite seeing less and less play in Standard, ala Liliana, is telling.

You can use a new website called Google.com to search for cards and compare prices. There are other websites that you may have seen other people talking about like eBay, an online auction page, and TCGPlayer, a website specializing in reselling trading card game singles to players of said games, that contain listings of cards whose values you can compare with other retailers, such as brick and mortar stores.

UnchartedFlame
Newcomer
Posts: 6
(View: POSTS_VIEWTOPIC /POSTS_VIEWTOPIC_INTO)
Joined: Tue Mar 11, 2014 6:41 pm

Postby UnchartedFlame » Tue Mar 11, 2014 7:56 pm

Modern is Driving Snappy's value right now, it is a staple in a few formats, don't expect it to drop below 30 bux


Return to “Market Street Café”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 0 guests