Give and Let Give #4: 1/31 - 2/6


Welcome back to Give and Let Give!

I've finally chosen a foil for the Trade of the Week and it's a nice one! This was among the first series of Expeditions from Oath of the Gatewatch. I have to say, I've forgotten that set even existed...

It required a search in order to remember what was even good in that set (Kalitas, Traitor of Ghet, Kozilek, the Great Distortion, Thought-Knot Seer). The Zendikar Expeditions were pretty hard to crack as I remember.

I did a little research and found this info on a Reddit post:

So, the odds of any given pack of BFZ containing a Z.E. land are 1 in 432, or roughly 0.2%.

One small step further shows that within a box, containing 36 packs, the likelihood of a box of BFZ containing one of these lands is 36/432 or 1/12 or 8.3%.

After reading this I will consider myself pretty lucky to have pulled a Wooded Foothills in a BFZ fat pack.

Trade of the Week

Mana Confluence - Zendikar Expeditions

 Sent by Will Take All Rares

Top Trades for the week of January 31th

Eladamri, Lord of Leaves Tempest — 24,741 points
Mana Vault Ultimate Masters — 14,106 points
Force of Negation Modern Horizons — 13,860 points
Humility Tempest — 12,262 points
Sword of Feast and Famine Double Masters — 10,362 points
Sword of Fire and Ice Double Masters — 10,010 points
Crucible of Worlds Core 2019 — 9,880 points
Ulamog, the Ceaseless Hunger Battle for Zendikar — 9,839 points
Ulamog, the Ceaseless Hunger Battle for Zendikar — 9,839 points
Emiel the Blessed Jumpstart — 9,053 points

Mana Confluence Zendikar Expeditions — 41,494 points
Jeweled Lotus Commander Legends — 28,325 points
Forbidden Orchard Zendikar Expeditions — 20,958 points
Wooded Bastion Zendikar Expeditions — 15,950 points
Mawcor Seventh Edition — 15,139 points
Liliana, Death's Majesty (SDCC 2017 EXCLUSIVE) Media Promos — 12,044 points
Esika, God of the Tree Kaldheim — 8,404 points
Thoughtseize (Borderless) Double Masters — 8,111 points
Windswept Heath Khans of Tarkir — 7,825 points
Windswept Heath Khans of Tarkir — 7,825 points

 That's it for this edition. As always, give and let give!

Chris Powell is one of the Founders of PucaTrade and now serves as an Advisor. He started playing Magic in 1994–1995, but took a 17—year hiatus. Fellow developer Mitch Trale got him back into the game in 2012 with Return to Ravnica. Shortly after that, they teamed up to build PucaTrade.

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