Market Watch: Checking In on Restoration Angel

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I've bee writing the Market Watch series on for a while now, and this week instead of coming in with a new spec I wanted instead to look back in an old one: Restoration Angel.

Here's an excerpt of the full article.

This week, instead of coming with a new spec, I wanted to try something different and take a look back at one of my picks from a few months ago: Restoration Angel.

I first wrote about the big Angel back in January (original post here:, when Restoration Angel was going for $5 a copy. I identified it then as a good spec target because it sees play in both Modern and casual formats, and because it was a former $20 card that had sunk to new depths and bottomed out.

So how did I do?

You can find the full article here.

Corbin Hosler

Corbin Hosler is a journalist living in Norman, Oklahoma (also known as the hotbed of Magic). He started playing in Shadowmoor and chased the Pro Tour dream for a few years, culminating in a Star City Games Legacy Open finals appearance in 2011 before deciding to turn to trading and speculation full-time. He writes weekly at and biweekly for LegitMTG. He also cohosts Brainstorm Brewery, the only financial podcast on the net. He can best be reached @Chosler88 on Twitter.

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