1. ★★★★★ Near Mint – As good as new
No visible damage
Cards that correspond to a “near mint” condition show only minimal or no traces of playing or card shuffling. They may have a little kink in the corner but basically look almost new and unplayed.
2. ★★★★★ Excellent -Slightly used
A photo of a Magic: The Gathering card with scratches
Slightly used cards show little wear, as indicated by small scratches. There are not many flaws and none of them are significant.
3. ★★★★★ Good – Moderately used
Stronger spots on the edge
Cards that meet this condition have several significant shortcomings. Edges and corners may be worn, there may be scratches, brightening, light dirt or a combination of minor defects.
4. ★★★★★ Played – Stark gebraucht
The card is dirty and has significant damage
In this case, the degree of wear is severe. A significant wear of the borders as well as considerable damage of the material and strong brightening of the colors can be recognized. Despite these shortcomings, such a card can still be played well on a tournament when it is packed in a protective case.
5.a ★★★★★ Damaged – Beschädigt
The card has suffered properly
Damaged cards have high levels of wear, indentations or scratches that have damaged the integrity of the card. Cards in this condition may not be sold through Snapcardster.
5.b ★★★★★ Inked – Bemalt
“Inked” Cards were manipulated with a black pen
The card was manipulated with a black pen to mask traces of wear. These cards must be listed asDamaged and must be reported in case of misuse, for example false information of the seller.