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2021 By the Numbers - Ep117

Released Wednesday, 17th November 2021
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  1. @MothershipGames - 6:41
  2. @scryfall - 8:58
  3. @GavinVerhey - 21:18
  4. @schmandrewart - 24:05
  5. @edhrec - 25:28, 42:57
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  7. @hate_your_deck - 33:46
  8. @blairwitchgreen - 38:31


  • Main Topic - 2021 by the Numbers
 

  1. Disclaimer: We’re fairly certain all of the cards that are going to be released in 2021 have been shown. We might be wrong? Also, it looks like this does NOT include the Commanders from Secret Lair Stranger Things.
  2. Inspiration:  https://www.reddit.com/r/magicTCG/comments/…


  • Non-Reprint Cards By Year
 

  1. 2021 - 1,849
  2. 2020 - 1,211
  3. 2019 - 1,205 
  4. 2018 - 1,017 
  5. 2017 - 915 
  6. Wotc Is printing over double the unique cards per year this year as they did in 2017!


  • Non-Reprint Commanders by Year
 

  1. Scryfall Search: 
  2. https://scryfall.com/search?q=border%3Ablac…
  3. Excludes silver-bordered cards. 
    1. 2021 = 186
    2. 2020 = 185
    3. 2019 = 79
    4. 2018 = 101
    5. 2017 = 55
    6. 2016 = 50
    7. 2015 = 45
    8. 2014 = 39
    9. 2013 = 38
    10. 2012 = 20
    11. 2011 = 28 (15 were in the Commander precons)
    12. 2010 = 14
    13. 2009 = 13
    14. 2008 = 16
    15. 2007 = 29
    16. 2006 = 36
    17. 2005 = 64
    18. 2004 = 52
    19. 2003 = 8
    20. 2002 = 16
    21. 2001 = 12
    22. 2000 = 23
  4. Commanders Printed by Year


  • 186 commanders in 2021 is wild!
  • Let’s look at the color break down
 

  1. Mono
    1. White - 12
    2. Blue - 15
    3. Black - 17
    4. Red - 12
    5. Green - 13


  • Total - 69
 

  1. Dual
    1. WU - 6
    2. UB - 9
    3. BR - 11
    4. RG - 7
    5. GW - 10
    6. WB - 9
    7. UR - 10
    8. BG - 15
    9. RW - 13
    10. GU - 14


  • Total - 103
 

  1. Tri
    1. GWU - 2
    2. WUB - 2
    3. UBR - 1
    4. BRG - 0
    5. RGW - 1
    6. WBG - 0
    7. URW - 0
    8. BGU - 1
    9. RWB - 2
    10. GUR - 0


  • Total - 9
 

  1. Four Color
    1. WUBR  - 0
    2. UBRG  - 0
    3. BRGW  - 0
    4. RGWU  - 0
    5. GWUB  - 0


  • Total - 0
 

  1. Five Color
    1. WUBRG - 4


  • Top 8 Commanders from 2021 according to EDHRec
 

  1. Birgi, God of Storytelling // Harnfel, Horn of Bounty
  2. Toski, Bearer of Secrets
  3. Varragoth, Bloodsky Sire
  4. Tergrid, God of Fright // Tergrid's Lantern
  5. Ragavan, Nimble Pilferer
  6. Vorinclex, Monstrous Raider
  7. Beledros Witherbloom
  8. Koma, Cosmos Serpent


  • Top 8 Cards Printed in 2021 that cannot be a Commander according to EDHRec
 

  1. Esper Sentinel
  2. Yavimaya, Cradle of Growth
  3. Storm-Kiln Artist
  4. Dauthi Voidwalker
  5. Urza's Saga
  6. Solve the Equation
  7. Wandering Archaic // Explore the Vastlands
  8. Archmage Emeritus


  • Summary
 
    1. How do you feel about the number of commanders printed this year? What about the sheer number of cards printed this year? Let us know your favorite Commander or card printed this year!
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