Strictly Short–Team bags, Use Them!

Debating over shipping methods with other traders is the logical equivalent of debating PCs verses Macs, iPhones verses Androids, or Slytherin verses Gryffindor.  It seems everyone is as passionate about their personal shipping methods as they are about these other topics. I find that there are many positive points within each argument. No method is the correct method.  Instead of preaching my preferences as correct, I’ll spend some time sharing the methods that have worked for me with the hope that you’ll find what’s best for you. A little while back  I covered International shipping from the US to Canada, and the costs associated with

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Strictly Short – Have blade. Will travel.

The following was submitted for the Strictly Average site from CNWeezard, an active trader on Puca Trade and fixture in the Discord chat channel. The Nexus on Puca Trade is a glimpse of which cards are received daily. If you watch it for any amount of time, you may have noticed an irregular number of Topan Freeblade flowing through in the month of December. OK, honestly, an absurd amount of them. We have one great trader to thank (blame) for that, Mr Strictly Average himself. The real question is: why? What reason does he desire these little gems? The art is

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Jack’s Magical Christmas

One of the greatest joys as a Dad is sharing the things that bring us happiness with our children.  It’s no secret that I love the game of Magic, and as soon as my son was old enough to understand I tried to get him involved.  Throughout the years I’ve bought him a few different preconstructed decks to mess around with, but the time was coming when he’d outgrow those.  It was right around the Kaladesh release when he started showing more interest in playing. He told me he wanted to start playing FNM events with me. I ran out and bought

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Strictly Short–Pucaing Internationally from the US

Fear of the unknown holds us back from trying new and rewarding things in all aspects of our life.  Until recently, I had never sent an overseas package on Puca Trade. I didn’t know what I was missing.  Once I opened myself up to the idea, cards that were not readily available to me suddenly became available.  I’m currently awaiting a playset of WPN Promo Path to Exiles, in Italian. (Whoo!) Today I am hoping to remove some of the mysticism around sending cards overseas and hopefully open a new world of recipients and senders to you. Receiving The is

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