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Free Magic The Gathering Cards

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Send us a buck and we will send a bunch of Magic The Gathering cards.

HOW DOES CARTEL CIRCUIT GIVE AWAY FREE MAGIC THE GATHERING CARDS?
We partner with small card shops and individuals who have stopped playing magic that want to give back to the Magic community. All of the Magic cards have been played and are considered used. Card condition will vary from depending on age of card. Cards do not come with sleeves. All that we ask is that you send us $1.00 for the cost of the envelope and shipping. We promise that you will receive a great assortment of free cards!

HOW DO I GET FREE MAGIC THE GATHERING CARDS?
If you are looking into growing your Magic card collection or creating a cube then you have found the right place…simply mail $1.00 with your mailing address to:

Cartel Circuit
Free Magic Cards
2586 3rd Ave W
Seattle, WA 98119
USA

Please allow 2-3 weeks to receive your free Magic The Gathering Cards. All cards are shipped USPS. Unless prior arrangements are made via email cards can only be shipped to within the United States.

WHAT KIND OF MAGIC CARDS WILL I RECEIVE?
Glad that you asked! You will get an assortment of free magic cards from all over the world. You could receive cards in different languages, commons, rares, uncommons. Please note that you cannot request certain cards or colors. We typically send 5-10 cards per envelope but often stuff the envelope until it’s full. Our card selection changes daily so keep sending those envelopes.

Check out how one dedicated card collector grew his collection from nothing to something. Thanks for the image, Erik!

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Dual Lands

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The most important part of any deck is the lands and dual lands are the holy grail of magic. Fortunately, dual lands are pretty cheap and you should be able to build a winning deck by spending less than $20 on lands. 

When Ice Age and Fourth Edition came out, old-time players were dismayed at the lack of dual lands. So beloved for their ability to let players cast their spells, their removal signified the dawn of a new era in Magical mana. Players would have to work to get a good manabase, and pay real costs to have something other than a mono-color deck.

But what if they had reprinted dual lands instead?

The precedent set would be completely different. Instead of wondering what the next set’s manafixing was going to be, there would always be the best the game had to offer instead.

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There were several years in Magic’s history when, if you were playing Standard, there were only certain color combinations that were possible, due to how the mana worked. Going outside of that meant using terrible, slow lands against the nonstop aggression of monocolored red decks with no such restrictions. Early incarnations of combo decks, like Survival of the Fittest/Recurring Nightmare, or Mike Long’s Prosperous Bloom, would have been unfathomably stronger.

The irony in replacing all those inferior dual lands with real duals, though, is that we would miss out on what really defines Eternal formats: fetchlands. It would be insane to print them in a Magic where everyone has access to dual lands in every format; doing so would essentially dictate the end of color restrictions mattering for Standard.

There’s also the ugly side to printing dual lands: printing cards to hate out the dual lands. The game would still need a way to incentivize people to play their basics, so cards like Wasteland, Back to Basics, and Blood Moon would certainly be made more prominent, rather than placed in the sad bin of “things the game doesn’t do any more.”

Would Magic be a better game in this alternate reality? It would certainly be a less expensive one, if the hideously expensive lands were instead reprinted to saturation. But we’d also run into a lot more Standard decks that resemble things like Shadowmoor’s Five-Color Control: all the best cards in whatever color; shuffle ‘em up. 

Forward by: Matt Dolge 

Written by: Jesse “Easy Mana” Mason

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