The TCGplayer Developer Hub

Welcome to the TCGplayer developer hub. You'll find comprehensive guides and documentation to help you start working with TCGplayer as quickly as possible, as well as support if you get stuck. Let's jump right in!

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Welcome to TCGplayer API Documentation Site! If you are new to this site, please read further on this page for more introductory information. Veterans, feel free to navigate via the sidebar.

What is TCGplayer?

TCGplayer is an internet marketplace for collectible items. Originally dealing in collectible trading card games (Magic: The Gathering, Pokemon), TCGplayer has expanded into other collectible product lines. Experience is better than description, though; head over to and check it out.

What is an API?

API stands for Application Programming Interface. An API is a program UI meant for other programs instead of an end live user; a communication system between pieces of software.

What is the TCGplayer API?

Located at, the TCGplayer API is a RESTful API application that interacts with the TCGplayer store site. A large number of endpoints exist that return all aspects of the catalog, find pricing information, and manage personal stores. Any additional information you may need is hopefully at

Is there any other essential info to learn?

You bet! Join the forums at Interact with other developers or talk directly to the TCGplayer API development team.

We also have a great Postman collection that you can use to help kick start application development! This collection contains sample requests for all of the endpoints in the API.

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