Tarmogoyf

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theaeng(19.02.2021 18:18)

The price is fantastic now and the art work is ok.

joven(05.09.2020 17:51)(Edited: 15.11.2020 07:26)

Wow, over more than a decade it went from under 5€ to 120€ to 40€.

Delda89(03.06.2020 17:44)

Really? I love this artwork

Fdipper(27.03.2020 11:00)

Cmon it's not that bad. There are way worse artworks than this one ;}

tml84(06.11.2018 21:28)

One of the ugliest artworks i've ever seen on an magiccard

Radip(02.03.2017 23:37)

Tarmogoyf got reprinted in modern masters 2017!!! Maybe the price will finally fall to to more acceptable level. I hope it will be less than 40 EUR in a couple of months :)

Geerth(03.06.2015 15:27)

Finally got my playset. :D

The price is insane but there's no denying the power - if you want to play Jund or Junk, there's no way around him, sadly.

chapterix(28.05.2015 13:42)

With just shy of 300 available within MM2.. Why not 50% their current value? We have just seen their Mythic Quantities more than double

WalterWKrijthe(27.05.2015 12:03)

"They reprint and reprint tarmogoyf, but the price never will down"

It's not Wizards of the Coast who set value on single cards, except for how many the print. If Tarmogoyf was Common, it would be cheaper, obviously. But it's Mythic, and good Mythics cost more, because they're harder to get.

There is one other way they could change the value of Tarmogoyf. There have been many cards that plummeted in value because they got restricted, or worse, banned. Nobody will pay €100+ for a card that can't be used in tournaments. Unless it is to frame it and hang it on the wall... I don't expect Tarmogoyf will look good on the wall, but ya never know... ;)

Anyway, it's the buyers who set the price. If no one would buy a Tarmogoyf because of the price, eventually, the price will drop.

"Modern boosters are too expensive to actually drop card prices..."

Same point. If people don't buy them... etc.

Prices sometimes change very sudden, as mentioned, but not only because of banning, but also for good new combos. Dark Ritual almost doubled in value when I had 13 of them for sale. One day I noticed someone bought 12 of my Dark Rituals. I was quite surprised (I don't check prices on a daily basis) to find that the cheapest Dark Ritual on MCM was 10 cts more expensive than my highest priced card... It doesn't happen often, but it happens...

vedell(25.05.2015 19:24)

best creature ever printed, lads. just buy it before it's 200€! :D

arpacoo(24.05.2015 04:56)

do not put tarmogoyf in your green stompy deck. You know what is worse that a 1/2 for 2? A 1/2 for 2 that costs you 100€. But in any deck with turn 1 sorcery interaction (read: discard) not playing tarmogoyf requires a lot of excuses.

Fjaulnir(12.05.2015 22:56)

Well, Modern Masters 2 hasn't been opened yet, as soon as product enters the market (like after the GP-weekends) it'll probably drop a bit. But not 25% either probably lol ;)

But eventhough it has been spoiled for MMA2, it hasn't really entered the market yet so supply hasn't increased apart from some people trying to unload their unused ones quickly.

thechrom(11.05.2015 20:00)

Modern boosters are too expensive to actually drop card prices...

hugo87(11.05.2015 03:33)

Haha I also got my playset for 2 dollars, and sold them for like 30 euro each when I quit competitive playing 4 years ago. It was a great deal no matter what

Phebeus(10.05.2015 23:37)

I too find it is a overprized and overrated. No card should cost this much in Modern. If you want to spend over a hundred euros on one card then go play Legacy and Vintage formats.

Croczor(09.05.2015 17:53)

They reprint and reprint tarmogoyf, but the price never will down, ust is they print him in more 3 or 4 editions...

But i think its bad if this card gets lower than 90€, for the game its cool ofc, but they just break the colectors.

Osbagen(09.05.2015 17:00)

Would the Tarmo price take benefit from this reprint? Hard to say, but I don't expect a big variation in price. Probably the new art versions will drop a bit, due to the augmented availability.
We are still waiting for a Standard-playable reprint...that would really make the difference.

manelmolina(08.05.2015 21:33)

Mm2 quite here and price remains equal... WOTC has to print this as a common if they want price to drop...

manelmolina(08.05.2015 21:30)

I don't think either that this card is the best modern card but if it goes down I won't mind to get one for my collection.

blahblah(08.05.2015 16:29)

I honestly belive the value of this card is in it's reputation more than it's alctual usefulness. I cannot deny it's power yet I still believe it's way overpriced for what it actually does.

espartaco(08.05.2015 16:23)

My first 4 Tarmogoy were purchased for 1.99$ !! I sold them ten times more...19,95€

Now Could be sell for 100 times more!!! Is ridiculous...but more ridiculous the price on the reedition edition prices....

snake948(08.05.2015 10:41)

The card types that can appear on cards in a graveyard are artifact, creature, enchantment, instant, land, planeswalker, sorcery, and tribal.

noqxo(08.05.2015 09:38)

This is one of the most iconic creatures ever printed. Although it is only a "vanilla" body (meaning that it has no actual abilities) the power/thoughness ratio campared to its CMC (converted mana cost) is ridiculously good.
It is one of the best creatures in the modern and legacy format

leonin(08.05.2015 07:57)

I don't think the card will drop in value any time soon. Maybe around the 100 euro

Strategikon(07.05.2015 13:35)

With Modern Masters 2015 incoming, it's really time to lower the price. This price is ridiculous, i hope no one buys it at this price, so you understand.

Russostolto(07.05.2015 13:14)

shapeless daub ... more than 100 euro , really xD ? Grizzly Bears is a nice card , at least doesn't die from graveyard's hate

Torse(07.05.2015 11:10)

Maybe the reason that make people buy the box. So annoying in game.

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Voice of Resurgence? Delver of Secrets? Wild Nacatl? If you’ve forgotten these cards, it’s not your fault. Modern has had some power creep, Hans breaks down what doesn't cut mustard anymore!

The Future of Dark Confidant and Modern Jund

By HansD (2019-07-25)

Midrange decks are built with the metagame in mind and are thus highly customizable. Regardless, even the most customizable of these decks still play core cards that are integral to the deck’s gameplan. Very rarely, in a non-rotating format such as Modern, does a new card come along that displaces the current best-in-slot card for a midrange deck. With the printing of Wrenn and Six in Modern Horizons, I believe that Dark Confidant has found himself as the odd man out after years of being a Jund mainstay.

RUG Reborn

By CabalTherapy (2019-07-17)

It's back! The Goose, Delver, and Goyf – the RUG gang – are all playing a significant role in Legacy again, thanks to one powerful card "printed for Modern." Join CabalTherapy as he explores the new RUG and the card tearing up the Legacy metagame.

A Hateful Core Set: Enemy Color Hosers and Their History

By Rone (2019-07-05)

Core Set 2020 is finally here, this time with enemy color hosers specifically designed for Standard. In this article, Rone reviews each of them, what applications they might have and looking at some of the cards they're based on.

#CMWhatTheTrend - Spikes on the Horizon

By JaminK (2019-06-27)

Hello and welcome to WhatTheTrend, the column where we will examine current trends on Cardmarket, check out why certain cards are popular and speculate about future price developments. We had a crazy week with many Modern Horizons cards jumping all over the place and we're investigating the cards that got the most attention this week.

Getting Ahead Part IV: Play More Snow Lands

By Andifeated (2019-06-26)

Andifeated already told you about bluffs in a previous past article, but he didn't show you how to bluff with your basic land choices. Learn why Snow-Covered Basic Lands are better than the regular Basic Lands that everybody uses for tournament play.

Taking a Second Look at Modern Jund

By HansD (2019-06-25)

Modern has changed in the five years I’ve been playing and following it, and some decks that used to be on top of the dogpile have found themselves kicked off their perch. As Modern has become more powerful, aggressive, and linear, many of the fair, interactive decks that reigned supreme have gone the way of the dinosaur. Jund is one of these decks that has been pushed out more and more by the changes in the metagame, but Modern Horizons has brought along a good number of new toys that warrant giving this battered archetype a second chance.

What's More Effective Than 10,000 Blades?

By JaminK (2019-05-22)

Spoiler season is the most exciting time in Magic - especially with a set like Modern Horizons where cards don’t have to fit Standard’s power level. Cards designed for Modern can answer specific problems in the format or enable never seen archetypes to flourish. Our **EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW** is a brand-new card that calls back all the way to Legacy.

Should This Be Banned - Part 4

By RJGiel (2019-04-25)

Welcome back to Should This Be Banned. Last time we looked at cards that win the game with little to no effort. This article is probably the most exciting piece; looking at potential additions to the banlist! Keep in mind that this is a highly opinionated article and that I encourage you to discuss these cards and others in the comments.

Behind the Tag - Deck Stories Part 3

By ChristopherB (2019-03-28)

Have you ever asked what a mill deck has to do with The Four Horsemen? Why is a deck named after a Monty Python sketch? Read more about these and more as Christopher brings you four more stories of tags and their origins.

A New Type of Delver Decks in Legacy

By ChristopherB (2019-03-13)

Delver has been a staple in Legacy since it's creation, but the lists surrounding the wizard have changed. Christopher looks at its origins and where it is today to demonstrate why it is Delver has changed.

The U/R Pteramander Guide: Reaching New Thresholds

By CabalTherapy (2019-03-06)

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's Salamander! It appears to have been hatching for quite a while because the little drake is everywhere in competitive Magic at the moment. CabalTherapy has been testing it in Legacy and he's here to share his results!

Understanding Aggro

By HansD (2019-02-05)

With Mono-Red aggro lighting up the stage in Standard, I want to take a look this week at what makes the aggro archetype tick. By breaking down and examining how these decks are built to be powerful, we can begin to understand why there will almost always be aggressive decks running around any given format!

Inner Workings: Izzet Phoenix

By Kumagoro (2019-01-30)

In each installment of the Inner Workings series, we'll examine a different Modern archetype to find out what makes it tick. This time, it's the turn of a the latest blue-deck marvel, a list that transferred directly from current-day Standard and took Modern by storm – quite literally.

Why BUG Delver Is the Best Delver Deck at the Moment

By CabalTherapy (2019-01-25)

No more Deathrites, no more BUG? Quite the contrary! BUG Delver should be claiming the top spots in this new world and today, I am going to tell you why it eventually will.

CabalTherapy's 2019 Legacy Predictions

By CabalTherapy (2019-01-09)

Happy New Year and what better way to start out then with some predictions. CabalTherapy looks to the future of Legacy and makes some predictions as to what will happen for the eternal format in 2019. Check out his predictions and let us know what you think will happen in the comments below!

A Thorough Look into Ultimate Masters - Part 3

By Kumagoro (2018-12-14)

Ultimate Masters is going to be the last event release celebrating 25 years of Magic in 2018, and possibly the final set in the Masters series. We're looking at all these reprints to see what they bring to the UMA experience and the secondary market; now it's time to end the exploration with green and colorless.

Partner Work Part 1: Legacy and Modern

By CabalTherapy (2018-12-06)

Legacy is not perfect and other formats can teach it some lessons. In part one of "partner work," CabalTherapy looks at Modern's influence on Legacy.

Dangerous Propositions: Punishing Fire

By Kumagoro (2018-11-14)

The Modern ban list is a maximum-security prison with 33 inmates, some of which pose a potentially serious threat to the meta. But now that Big Jace is free, anything can happen. Let's review each of the offenders to see if they're eligible for parole. This time, we talk of the burn spell that won't stay away.

Rather Exhumed: Coming Down from the Grave

By Rone (2018-11-09)

"Graveyard matters" cards are a key element in the Modern metagame. With Dredge on the rise due to Creeping Chill, we need to re-evaluate maindeck hate and how certain strategies rely on this part of the game. In today's article, Rodrigo ranks the format's tier decks based on their graveyard dependency.

Changing Tides: U/R Delver in Legacy

By CabalTherapy (2018-10-24)

For many years, U/R Delver has been a great choice for aggro players in Legacy. Its damage output via Delver of Secrets and Monastery Swiftspear fueled by Gitaxian Probe allowed for insane starts. But does it work nowadays?

Fighting the Good Fight: Goblin Guide

By HansD (2018-10-12)

"Fighting the Good Fight" returns with one of red's most iconic creature spells. While the card looks simple (and perhaps bad) on its surface, Goblin Guide has been an archetype staple for Modern's entire life span, and it's not a surprise to see why. Let's take a look at what makes this card so deadly and how to fight against it!

Assassin's Trophy in Legacy: Is Sultai Viable Again?

By ChristopherB (2018-10-05)

Welcome to my first article for Cardmarket Insight. Loving Legacy, I want to take this opportunity and write about the impact of the new shooting star, Assassin's Trophy in Legacy. Hans talked about the possible changes in Modern, so I want to take this chance to write about one of my favorite colors in Legacy: Sultai or BUG.

Dangerous Propositions: Umezawa's Jitte

By Kumagoro (2018-09-17)

The Modern ban list is a maximum-security prison with 33 inmates, some of which pose a potentially serious threat to the meta. But now that Big Jace has been released, anything can happen. Let's review each of those offenders to see if they're eligible for parole. This time we talk about the most broken piece of equipment ever designed.

Five Legacy Decks That Could Play Snapcaster Mage But Don't

By CabalTherapy (2018-08-29)

No other creature plays such an important role in Legacy and Modern alike. Snapcaster Mage truly is the most flexible creature in all competitive Magic and, for some reason, there are still some decks not playing him.

MKM Series 2018 Prague: The Death of Delver

By CabalTherapy (2018-08-02)

Shorty after the groundbreaking ban of Deathrite Shaman and Gitaxian Probe, the MKM Series visited Prague, eagerly awaiting a brand new Legacy format and the new brews it would entail. Miracles ended up the best-performing deck and carried the once mighty Delver to its grave.

Beating Your Opponents Down with Green-Black Elves

By HansD (2018-07-31)

During a conversation last week, my friend Stefan asked me if I would be interested in playing in a large Modern tournament the following week. He has a large collection of Modern staples, which he offered to lend if there was a deck I wanted to play in particular. He had decided on playing Grixis Shadow for the tournament, and I picked up Black-Green Elves. Here's the deck list for my 75.

#CMAskTheJudge Episode 15 - The Power of The Horse

By MaximilianK (2018-07-27)

Episode 15 of Cardmarket's AskTheJudge series. Each installment in this series will include a video that poses a rules question about MTG. Watch the video, comment with your answer, and then check your work below.

Rogue Deck Review 2: Summer Notables

By HansD (2018-07-18)

Welcome to the second installment of Rogue Deck Review! Today we're taking a look at five rogue decks that are worth sharing, whether it's because of quirkiness, metagame viability, or accessibility. Without further ado, let's jump right in to our first list!

A New Era of Legacy

By CabalTherapy (2018-07-09)

Welcome to a new world order, following what is likely the most impactful ban announcement in Legacy's history. Of course, after a major shakeup, there are many questions that demand answers. Robert discusses these questions and the upcoming MKM Series Prague, which could answer a couple of them.

Dangerous Propositions: Green Sun's Zenith

By Kumagoro (2018-06-14)

The Modern ban list is a maximum security prison with 33 inmates, some of which pose a potentially serious threat to the meta. But now that Big Jace is free, anything can happen. Let's review each of those offenders to see if they're eligible for parole. This time we talk of green's best delivery service.

Deck Review - Hollow One in Modern

By Rone (2018-06-13)

Hollow One has become one of the most played decks in Modern since his first major appearance at Pro Tour Rivals of Ixalan. Rodrigo has been spending tons of time with the deck and aims to explain its growing popularity alongside with some deck variants and sideboard strategies.

Leveling Up: What Your Opponents' Plays Say About Their Hands

By HansD (2018-05-03)

Gitaxian Probe isn't legal in Modern anymore, but there's another way of figuring out the contents of your opponent's hand without paying mana! In this week's article, Hans discusses how we can analyze our opponents' plays to inform us about what's in in their hands.

Choose Their Poison: The Collective Brutality Story

By Kumagoro (2018-04-11)

Modal spells - everyone's favorite way to pack a bigger bang for your buck while dealing with the inherent available slot restrictions in 60-card decks. The best of such cards were frequently chase rares in the past and Collective Brutality is no exception; let’s choose to see why.

The Market of Played, Poor, and Damaged Cards: An Analysis

By Elric (2018-04-09)

Buying poor and played cards at the right price is not as easy as it seems. This article is an analysis of the used cards market with some advice on when you should go for used Magic cards.

Bloodbraid Elf: Proving Its Weight in Modern

By HansD (2018-04-06)

It’s been almost two months since Bloodbraid Elf came off the ban list, and we’ve seen a wide variety of lists running the four-drop. In this week’s article, Hans ponders the effect Bloodbraid Elf has had on Modern and compiles a compendium of recent deck lists playing the elf!

What the Four Best Decks from GP Phoenix Say about Modern

By HansD (2018-03-28)

GP Phoenix gave us an insight into how the meta has shaped up after the unbanning of Jace, the Mind Sculptor and Bloodbraid Elf. Hans looks at what he considers the four best decks from the tournament and discusses what kind of information we can wean from the results!

The Mage-Ring Bully Pulpit: The Egregious Price of Modern

By HansD (2018-03-13)

Modern prices have been spiraling out of control, and I dive right in to ask what exactly has led us to this point of fifty-euro Snapcaster Mages. What solutions do I suggest to make Modern MTG a more accessible format? Continue reading to find out!

Cracking the Code on Fetch Lands

By HansD (2018-03-05)

Fetch lands are a staple in Modern, and for such innocuous-looking lands, using them correctly in different situations can be much more difficult than they seem. In this article I walk you through the scenarios where cracking a fetch land - or not - can make all the difference.

There and Back Again: The Bloodbraid Elf Story

By Kumagoro (2018-03-01)

If not exactly the Queen of Jund (that’s of course Liliana), Bloodbraid Elf was certainly its High Priestess back in the times. Now that she’s been unleashed on the Modern format once again, is she going to find a home in a drastically changed meta, or will she go the way of Bitterblossom?

Jace Jam: Slam Dunk Deck Lists for Jace the Mind Sculptor

By HansD (2018-02-28)

Well, it happened: Jace, the Mind Sculptor got unbanned and the world lost its collective cool. Now that we have a solid grouping of 5-0 MTGO decklists behind us, let's look at where the now-legal planeswalker shows promise. See for yourself what Jace has brought to the Modern metagame!

Highlights in Bilbao: Modern at Pro Tour Rivals of Ixalan

By Rone (2018-02-06)

Last weekend, the best Magic players in the world gathered in Bilbao to fight for the crown at PTRIX. After two years without a Modern Pro Tour, everyone was excited to see if the Pros could shake up the format and bring new strategies and cards from recent sets. Here are the tournament highlights.

My Legacy Picks for Team Trios Constructed GPs

By Alakazimdk (2018-01-23)

This article will try to give you and your team some options for the Legacy component of upcoming Team Constructed events. I’ll give each deck two scores, the first for experienced Legacy players and the second for players who are not as familiar with Legacy as a format. As with all Legacy lists, expect a high learning curve in a format with Wastelands, Brainstorms, and consistent turn 2-3 combo kills.

Top 5 Rivals of Ixalan Cards that Might See Modern Play

By Rone (2018-01-18)

Pirates, Vampires, Merfolk, and Treasures! Rivals of Ixalan brings a lot of new powerful cards for 2018. Which ones will see play in Modern? This is our list of the Top 5 cards to watch out for in the coming months.

Three New Year's Resolutions for Modern in 2018

By HansD (2018-01-16)

After a tumultuous year shaped by bans and new archetypes, Modern has never looked better – but could there be improvements in the new year to make it even more interesting?

Black Bases

By DrHoeh (2018-01-13)

Modern decks have become so deadly, that you really want to disrupt the opposing game plan early and often.

Rivalling Tribes

By DrHoeh (2018-01-04)

Which tribe will rise to the top?

Modern lies in Ruins

By DrHoeh (2017-11-26)

One card to rule them all.

Hour of Presale

By DrHoeh (2017-06-29)

The Hour of Devastation is nearly upon us!

Switching colors

By DrHoeh (2017-05-29)

How does Modern look with the addition of Amonkhet a few weeks after players started brewing?

Amonkhet Prereleases and MKMS

By DrHoeh (2017-04-20)

Our next MKM Series stop in Frankfurt is approaching, and you definitely don't want to miss it!

Green Day

By DrHoeh (2017-04-05)

Green was barely existent in serious Magic in the early years.

Welcome to Amonkhet

By DrHoeh (2017-03-28)

Unless you are a real Magic veteran, chances are good you didn't even know this card existed!

Modern for the Masses

By DrHoeh (2017-03-07)

Will MM17 be able to grow the already most popular format even further?

MM17 Spoilers Part2

By DrHoeh (2017-03-02)

Prepare to be blown away!

Foreshadowing

By DrHoeh (2017-02-20)

The double Modern GP weekend is in the books!

Postmodern Times

By DrHoeh (2017-02-15)

MtG Finance between the Double Modern GP weekend, MM17 and the WMC announcement.

From Zero to Hero

By DrHoeh (2017-02-10)

This weekend may already shake up the Standard metagame a little at Grand Prix Pittsburgh, but the really interesting events will happen the weekend after that.

Brave new worlds

By DrHoeh (2016-08-31)

Magic seems to be evolving on lots of levels in recent years and these independent developments may push the game to another level.

GP Minneapolis and GP Manchester

By DrHoeh (2016-06-01)

There were two Standard GPs on the last weekend, one in Minneapolis and one in Manchester.

Pre GP Charlotte and Los Angeles

By DrHoeh (2016-05-20)

What is the state of Modern after three big events last weekend and what should you look out for this weekend?

Tales from the Crypt

By DrHoeh (2016-04-20)

Graveyards are everybody's favourite resource.

Tectonic Movements

By DrHoeh (2016-01-21)

The Modern buy outs continue on a daily basis in the American market and the European response times have become quite short recently.

Expensive Commons

By DrHoeh (2015-06-03)

And you thought 110 € for a Tarmogoyf was expensive? Guess again...

Modern Math

By DrHoeh (2015-04-29)

How much MM15 product do you want to buy? How can we leverage the little information we have to answer that question?

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