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After a fight broke out in Brookfield, WI over prized trading cards, Target announced starting May 14 it will be taking Pokémon and sports trading cards of its shelves until further notice.
This week in New Domains, we find out how online celebrities and investors are driving a massive increase in the collectible cards market. And we explore Madison’s robust trading card game scene, fueled by players of Magic: the Gathering. We speak with a local collector and upcoming game store owner Andrew Boudwin about how stores and players has been affected by recent events.