Buying from Direct by TCGplayer™

Get all your cards in one package, shipped straight from TCGplayer

TCGplayer has created one of the most efficient shipping hubs in the country for collectible card games, so why not let us take care of your orders? When you order through Direct by TCGplayer, your cards come straight from our warehouse, vetted by our team and packaged in one convenient delivery. You still get access to some of the lowest prices on the Marketplace, but with Direct you no longer have to wait for multiple packages to arrive from different sellers.

Free Shipping

If your order is over $35 (before taxes), and you are in the United States, your entire order ships for free with Direct—no matter how many cards you buy or how many sellers you buy from.

TCGplayer Certified Grading

We're passionate about TCGs, so we know how important it is that you get exactly what you ordered. Our expert team carefully checks every card before it gets packaged.

Perfect Delivery Guarantee

When you order through Direct, you have our guarantee that you'll get all the cards you ordered, exactly the way you wanted them. If something isn’t perfect, just tell our customer service team and we’ll work with you to make it right.

How it all works

Pick out your cards from sellers offering the lowest prices, just like you do now. Sellers in the Direct program are identified by a blue badge under their name. When you buy from them, TCGplayer will ship your cards to you in a single package, using our own carefully managed inventory.


Yes, Direct by TCGplayer is currently available in Australia*, Canada, Japan and the U.K. for Magic: The Gathering, Pokémon, and Yu-Gi-Oh! singles.

Orders placed with Direct by TCGplayer will typically reach you faster, on average. The cards come straight from our own carefully managed inventory and are packaged and shipped as soon as possible. Behind the scenes, the sellers you bought from will resupply TCGplayer's inventory, so you never have to wait for their cards to reach you.

Items carried by Direct by TCGplayer are clearly marked. Our Cart Optimizer can help you search for cards that are supported by this program.

For any order including one or more items not labeled as Direct by TCGplayer, your order will be packaged and shipped by the seller as normal.

* Shipments to Australia are temporarily suspended. For the most up-to-date information on international shipping suspensions, please visit the USPS Service Alerts page

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