Give and Let Give #43: 10/31 - 11/06


Mirror, mirror on the wall, what's the fairest trade of them all? Clearly the Mirror Universe is the fairest this week, but that was the top trade back in Week 15. Special shout out to GOVEGANPLEASE!

Instead that leaves a Human... a Soldier... a WARRIOR, who far surpasses the champions of his sphere. This Legend has haste and Horsemanship, which pretty much means unblockable (Attacking creatures with horsemanship can not be blocked by creatures without horsemanship).

If you decide to play this 6 mana 4/3, there is a good chance your opponents will not be able to block it, unless they are also playing a card from Portal Three Kingdoms. This is the only expansion that had any cards with Horsemanship outside of reprint sets.

At first I thought this was the same mechanic as Shadow with a different name, but not quite. Creatures with Horsemanship can block another creature with Horsemanship, same thing with shadow. The difference is that creatures with shadow can't block non shadow creatures.

Trade of the Week

Lu Bu, Master-at-Arms - Prerelease Cards

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Top Trades for the week of October 24th

Card Lot Gaming Supplies — 120,000 points
Mirror Universe Legends — 107,326 points
Card Lot Gaming Supplies — 17,500 points
Ancient Tomb The List — 17,250 points
Lu Bu, Master-at-Arms (Japan 4/29/99) Prerelease Cards — 15,399 points
The Great Henge Throne of Eldraine — 11,833 points
Solitude Modern Horizons 2 — 11,585 points
Old Gnawbone (Borderless) Adventures in the Forgotten Realms — 11,047 points
Craterhoof Behemoth Jumpstart — 10,727 points
Telekinesis Legends — 9,745 points

Edgar Markov Commander 2017 — 17,618 points
Ball Lightning Judge Promos — 9,609 points
Prairie Stream Zendikar Expeditions — 8,804 points
Verdant Catacombs (Retro Frame) (Foil Etched) Modern Horizons 2 — 8,650 points
Wrenn and Seven Innistrad: Midnight Hunt — 8,500 points
Teferi, Time Raveler (Stained Glass) Secret Lair Drop Series — 8,000 points
Joraga Treespeaker Rise of the Eldrazi — 6,330 points
Teferi, Time Raveler (Stained Glass) Secret Lair Drop Series — 5,964 points
Elves of Deep Shadow Ravnica: City of Guilds — 4,999 points
Mountain (1999) Arena Promos — 4,000 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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