Phony cards? (big images)

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I've just recently gotten back into Magic for the 3rd time (teen years/Mid 90's, college years/2003ish) and I've been buying a few packs. I stopped last night at Books-A-Million and bought a pack of Innistrad. When I got home and opened it I found the worst condition cards I've ever pulled from a MTG pack. When google searching for creased cards, I ran across this article from 2004 talking about counterfeit cards. One of the things mentioned that I never knew was about the blue center to the cards if torn in half. Since I got a 2/2 Wolf Counter I figured that'd be great to test it on. No blue center, but I don't know if non-legit cards like that have it to start with. Since this is my first pack of Innistrad everything's new to me and I hate to destroy any of the real cards. Has anyone seen this kind of thing? I can't imagine they'd be selling phony cards at a national bookstore chain.

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After posting this is make sense to me that they wouldn't use the same cardstock for the Wolf counter that they do for real cards, so that test is probably worthless. Does anyone know for sure about that though?
Damaged cards are a known phenomenon. Also, the material used for tokens is definitely different from normal card material. (That's why they didn't replace the Token with checklist cards instead of the basic land according to official people)

Also: Nobody takes the time to counterfeit commons or whole packs. Doing so would require getting a bunch of equipment since you would also have to seal the packs again, which really isn't worth doing to pass off 10¢ cards like Chapel Geist. If people are going to counterfeit, they're going to counterfeit popular singles. (Or maybe older boosters, but I haven't ever seen that)

I have heard of 'repacks' where people take the actually good rares and replace them with jank instead, but even those are legit cards and usually come from larger retailers who sell singles and thus have a use for the good rares.
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Yea it definitely looks like an error in printing.  When I bought my set of 5 Commander decks a while back, one of the decks had maybe the top 15 cards in the deck damaged in a similar fashion to your Chapel Geist, with a huge indented line straight down the whole card.

I'm pretty sure if you send Wizards the cards and a letter you can get them replaced with new copies. 
Misprint. Counterfeit rares are a thing. Counterfeit uncommons might be a thing. So might counterfeit commons. But not in more recent sets. It's usually rares or mythics. (Naturally, they don't use the same quality cardstock Cartamundi does, though.)

Also, that's a wolf token, not a counter. Counters are placed on permanents, certain exiled cards (because Time Spiral weirdness), or players. Tokens are permanents themselves.
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