Magic: The Gathering – The Most Valuable Cards
Depending on your age, you may have been a big fan of Magic: The Gathering when the trading card game was released by Wizards of the Coast in 1993. In fact, you may still be a big fan!
As the first trading card game, Magic picked up steam in a hurry, soon reaching every nook and cranny of the world. While it may not be as popular today as it was in the past, it’s important to note that approximately 20 billion Magic cards were produced between 2008 and 2016. That’s a lot!
While some people only care about playing the game, others are big time collectors. They do whatever it takes to add new cards to their collection, especially those of great value.
Here’s a list of the most valuable Magic: The Gathering cards of all time:
· Black Lotus
· Ancestral Recall
· Mox Sapphire
· Underground Sea
· Mox Jet
· Tropical Island
· Time Vault
· Wheel of Fortune
· Mox Ruby
· Time Walk
These cards have always been among the most valuable, with the Black Lotus leading the way for many years. With the ability to sell for several hundred thousand dollars in mint condition Limited Edition Alpha, it’s the card that every collector wants to add.
As a collector of Magic: The Gathering cards, you can find new additions both online and off. When searching locally, pay close attention to what you come across at garage sales, flea markets, and estate sales. You never know when you’ll find a diamond in the rough!