MTG Fast Finance is our weekly podcast covering the flurry of weekly financial activity in the world of Magic: The Gathering. MFF provides a fast, fun and useful sixty minute format. Follow along with our seasoned hosts as they walk you through this week’s big price movements, their picks of the week, metagame analysis and a rotating weekly topic.
Show Notes: Oct 6th, 2016
Segment 1: Top Movers of the Week
Note: Price movements reflect posted NM prices, and may not represent prices players have paid.
Aether Hub (Kaladesh)
Gain: +$1.50 (+100%)
Smuggler’s Copter (Kaladesh)
Gain: +$8.00 (+89%)
Platinum Emperion (Scars of Mirrodin)
Gain: +$9.00 (+60%)
Scapheap Scrounger (Kaladesh)
Gain: +$0.75 (+43%)
Cultural Exchange (Foil, Odyssey)
Gain: +$1.75 (+40%)
Grim Flayer (Foil, EMN)
Gain: +$11.00 (+35%)
Segment 2: Cards to Watch
- Obstinant Baloth, (Eldritch Moon), Confidence Level 6: $5 to $10 (+100%, 0-6+ months)
- Reality Smasher, (Foil, OGW), Confidence Level 6: $10 to $25 (+150%, 12+ months)
Disclosure: Travis and James may own speculative copies of the above cards.
Segment 3: Metagame Week in Review
This week the guys covered off the results from the first big Standard tournament of the season, in the SCG Open at Indianapolis.
There were 32 Smuggler’s Copter in the Top 8 decks, with aggression being the name of the game week 1 as per usual.
Segment 4: Topic of the Week
We checked back in on the prices of the Masterpiece: Inventions series of cards in Kaladesh, noting that they are falling hard as expected, and that good deals should abound by mid-November as per the Zendikar expeditions.