Evaluating cards

You have to wonder if a card is good or not
You have to wonder if a card is good or not

At the time of writing this, there are 7,350 different cards legal in North America. The database also tells me that there are 7,865 different cards legal in Japan. The TCG got 589 new cards last year. The specifics don’t particularly matter, but between 500 to 600ish cards enter the game every year. That’s a lot of cards. About 45 to 50 cards every month. And four times a year they come in bunches of 100. Regardless of how many new cards come out, you should be looking at all of them and trying to figure out where the new cards slot into the format. Do they create a new deck? Do they make an older deck viable again? Do they make a good deck better? Today, let’s talk about evaluating cards. Continue reading “Evaluating cards”