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2017 Topps Star Wars 40th Anniversary Trading Cards Might Make You Feel Older

Posted on Wednesday April 26th, 2017 – 01:03 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps Star Wars 40th Anniversary celebrates four decades of films and TV. Get the full checklist, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

Grant Gustin Autographs in 2017 Cryptozoic The Flash Season 2

Posted on Wednesday April 26th, 2017 – 11:26 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Grant Gustin is signing a limited number of cards for 2017 Cryptozoic The Flash Season 2. See the variations and find out exactly how many each has.

2017 Topps Star Wars 40th Anniversary Promos Distributed at Celebration Orlando

Posted on Tuesday April 25th, 2017 – 11:51 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Details on a set of four 2017 Topps Star Wars 40th Anniversary Celebration Orlando promo cards including checklist, gallery and print runs.

2017 Rittenhouse Women of Star Trek 50th Anniversary Trading Cards Include First Vanessa Williams Autograph Cards

Posted on Monday April 24th, 2017 – 01:10 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2017 Rittenhouse Women of Star Trek 50th Anniversary trading cards checklist looks at the ladies of all 5 shows. Get info, autographs, release date and more.

2017 Philly Non-Sports Card Show Exclusives Include Garbage Pail Kids, Wacky Packages and More

Posted on Friday April 21st, 2017 – 02:21 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Find out about the 2017 Philly Non-Sports Card Show promo cards and exclusives, including a set of nine Garbage Pail Kids and Wacky Packages.

2017 Cryptozoic Gotham Season 2 Box Busters

Posted on Thursday April 20th, 2017 – 08:16 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2017 Cryptozoic Gotham Season 2 box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2017 Rittenhouse Game of Thrones Season 6 Trading Cards See Winter Draw Near

Posted on Wednesday April 19th, 2017 – 11:15 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2017 Rittenhouse Game of Thrones Season 6 checklist has autographs, costume, sketch cards and more. Get details, box breakdown, release date and more.

2017 Cryptozoic Outlander Season 2 Trading Cards Details

Posted on Tuesday April 18th, 2017 – 04:26 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Cryptozoic Outlander Season 2 trading cards details. Find out what to expect from the set’s checklist, including a list of confirmed autographs.

2017 Topps Walking Dead Season 7 Trading Cards Bring Negan Out to Play

Posted on Monday April 17th, 2017 – 11:42 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps Walking Dead Season 7 trading cards checklist details, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

2017 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Trumpocracy Trading Cards Are Politics Unusual

Posted on Monday April 10th, 2017 – 06:19 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Trumpocracy trading cards satirize Donald Trump’s first 100 days in the White House. Get details, checklist, print runs and more.

2017 Topps Wacky Packages 50th Anniversary Checklist Celebrates Five Decades of Satire

Posted on Friday April 7th, 2017 – 09:26 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps Wacky Packages 50th Anniversary trading cards mix old and new. Get the full checklist, details, hobby and hobby collector box breakdowns, release date and more.

American Gods Trading Cards Coming from Rittenhouse Archives

Posted on Wednesday April 5th, 2017 – 04:31 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Details on Rittenhouse Archives acquiring the license for American Gods trading cards, based on the television show.

2017 Cryptozoic Gotham Season 2 Trading Cards See Villains Rise (and Lots of Autographs)

Posted on Tuesday April 4th, 2017 – 07:47 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Cryptozoic Gotham Season 2 trading cards continue to lay the groundwork for the future Batman. Get the full checklist, details, box breakdown, release date and more.

2017 Upper Deck Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Trading Cards Are a Hobby Mixtape

Posted on Sunday April 2nd, 2017 – 12:39 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Upper Deck Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 trading cards dive into the sequel. Get details on the set’s checklist, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

2017 Topps Star Wars: Rogue One Series 2 Trading Cards Finish the Story

Posted on Sunday April 2nd, 2017 – 09:16 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2017 Topps Star Wars: Rogue One Series 2 checklist fills in the story gaps from the largely spoiler-free first set. Get full details, box breakdown, release date and more.

Kickstarter Spotlight: 2017 Sidekick Labs Creeping Flesh Trading Cards

Posted on Wednesday March 22nd, 2017 – 09:45 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Sidekick Labs Creeping Flesh trading cards details. The Kickstarter-funded project includes monster art by Dan Brereton.

2017 Rittenhouse James Bond Archives: Final Edition Trading Cards Include Big-Name Signatures

Posted on Tuesday March 21st, 2017 – 02:48 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2017 Rittenhouse James Bond Archives Final Edition trading cards checklist includes several marquee autographs from the franchise’s history. Get details, release date and more.

2017 Topps Mars Attacks: The Revenge! Trading Cards Strike in Factory Set Form

Posted on Tuesday March 21st, 2017 – 01:08 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Mars Attacks: The Revenge! brings back the iconic Martians for more pulp mayhem. Get full checklist details, box set breakdown, release date and more.

2017 Topps Journey to Star Wars: The Last Jedi Trading Cards Lay Groundwork for Episode VIII

Posted on Monday March 20th, 2017 – 03:58 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

The 2017 Topps Journey to Star Wars: The Last Jedi checklist lays the groundwork for Episode VIII. Get details, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

2017 Upper Deck Goon: Last of the Enforcers Trading Cards Offer Up a Doug Glatt “Rookie Card”

Posted on Friday March 17th, 2017 – 08:24 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Upper Deck Goon: Last of the Enforcers trading cards checklist, gallery and details. Find out how the promo set was handed out and more.

Who’s Signing for 2017 Topps Doctor Who Signature Series?

Posted on Thursday March 9th, 2017 – 05:20 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Get the 2017 Topps Doctor Who Signature Series autographs checklist. More than 60 actors, including David Tennant, Jenna Coleman and James Corden, are featured.

2017 Topps Twitster Trading Cards Let Loose on a Certain Twitter Account

Posted on Wednesday March 8th, 2017 – 01:49 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps Twitster is an online-exclusive set of trading cards spoofing Donald Trump’s Twitter account. Get the checklist, print runs and more.

Wacky Packages, Underground Comix Pioneer Jay Lynch Passes Away

Posted on Monday March 6th, 2017 – 04:41 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Artist Jay Lynch has passed away. His trading card worked included Wacky Packages and Garbage Pail Kids. Lynch was also an important figure in underground comix.

Holy, Snikt! 18 Awesome Wolverine Trading Cards

Posted on Friday March 3rd, 2017 – 07:09 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Take a look at some of the coolest Wolverine trading cards ever produced including some with elaborate art, holograms and Hugh Jackman autographs.

2017 Fright-Rags Re-Animator Trading Cards Tackle the ’80s Horror Classic

Posted on Friday March 3rd, 2017 – 02:36 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

By Ryan Cracknell | Hobby Editor After making a name for themselves primarily through horror T-shirts and clothing, Fright-Rags has gotten into the card business. 2017 Fright-Rags Re-Animator trading cards delve into the 1985 horror film in a way that mixes both the classic and modern versions of the hobby. On the one hand, it […]

2017 Topps Star Wars Sugar-Free Gum Offers Cards Based on 1978 Candy Wrappers

Posted on Thursday March 2nd, 2017 – 04:44 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps Star Wars Sugar-Free Gum put a trading card spin on the 1978 wrappers. Get the full checklist, details, autograph info, release date and more.

2017 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Network Spews Make Light of What’s Happening in the News

Posted on Thursday March 2nd, 2017 – 07:43 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Network Spews is an on-going set spoofing the year’s news and pop culture stories. Get the checklist, print runs and more.

2017 Cryptozoic Arrow Season 3 Box Busters

Posted on Wednesday March 1st, 2017 – 03:03 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2017 Cryptozoic Arrow Season 3 box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2017 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Not-Scars Head to LOL Land

Posted on Monday February 27th, 2017 – 04:48 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Not-Scars checklist, details and print run info. The limited edition online-exclusive pokes fun at the 2017 Academy Awards.

Bill Paxton 2016 Upper Deck Alien Anthology Autograph Giveaway

Posted on Monday February 27th, 2017 – 03:49 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Enter to win a 2016 Upper Deck Alien Anthology Bill Paxton autograph card.

2017 Welcome to the Show Series 1 Box Busters

Posted on Monday February 27th, 2017 – 11:44 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2017 Welcome to the Show Series 1 set? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

Could These Autograph Cards Get a Boost with a 2017 Academy Award?

Posted on Friday February 24th, 2017 – 05:05 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Get a breakdown of the 2017 Academy Award nominees with autograph cards including Jeff Bridges, Andrew Garfield, Ruth Negga and Mahershala Ali.

2016 Cryptozoic Arrow Season 3 Trading Cards Checklist

Posted on Wednesday February 22nd, 2017 – 02:22 PM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Cryptozoic Arrow Season 3 trading cards checklist, details, box breakdown and release date. The set includes autographs, costume cards and other inserts.

2017 Rittenhouse Buffy the Vampire Slayer Ultimate Collectors Set Series 2 Has First Alyson Hannigan Autographs in Almost 20 Years

Posted on Wednesday February 22nd, 2017 – 10:30 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Rittenhouse Buffy the Vampire Slayer Ultimate Collectors Set Series 2 checklist, details and release date. Sarah Michelle Gellar and Alyson Hannigan autographs highlight the product.

Topps Comics Imprint Returns with Online-Exclusive Garbage Pail Kids Series

Posted on Tuesday February 21st, 2017 – 11:47 AM Author: Ryan Cracknell

Topps Comics Garbage Pail Kids is an online-exclusive series that includes books and cards. Get full details, comic and card lists and more.