Dec. 2, 2019

060 - Peer Richelsen (Mage) On Building The "Apple for Nerds"

060 - Peer Richelsen (Mage) On Building The "Apple for Nerds"

In this episode, Peer and I jam out about Magic the Gathering as a whole market, as well as his whole strategy to build the Apple for nerds.


In this episode, I talked to Peer Richelsen of Mage, which is a Magic The Gathering card marketplace. In this wide-ranging episode, we dive into:

  • What is Mage?
  • What is Magic The Gathering?
  • If I wanted to play, where would I get my starting Magic cards?
  • Does Mage allow its users to get more valuable cards?
  • Have you ultimately built a stock market for Magic The Gathering cards?
  • What made you fall in love with Magic The Gathering 
  • Do you have any competition up in SF?
  • How did you explain this to investors?
  • How are there cards worth six figures?
  • How do you get users?
  • What's the big vision for Mage?
  • How can the Forward Thinking Founders community help you?

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