Tag Archives: Topps

Gypsy Queen gets jumbo wall art treatment

Topps is making its latest baseball card release even bigger — as wall art.

Topps offers oversized Sounders cards and prints

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media Fans of Major League Soccer’s Seattle Sounders have much to cheer about this season with a respectable 3-2-1 record after their first six games this season, but they can also can bring the excitement of the game home with them through some special oversized offerings that have recently been […]

Box Busters: 2015 Topps Gypsy Queen baseball

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Justin Grunert as they rip into boxes of 2015 Topps Gypsy Queen in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2014 Topps Five Star football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Justin Grunert and Chris Olds as they rip into a box of 2014 Topps Five Star in this latest edition of Box Busters.

First Look: 2015 Topps Dynasty baseball cards

Topps Dynasty will be returning in 2015.

Mascots take over in latest Topps wall art line

Baseball’s furry friends are taking over.

USA Baseball is common thread with emerging stars

Sure, they’re all now MLB rookies in Chicago. They’re all now under lock and key for another season before they can be free agents (thanks, Super Two rule!) and they’re all guys who have been watched closely on cardboard for some time. But that about of time is longer than you might think. Why? USA Baseball cards.

First Look: 2015 Topps Star Wars Journey To The Force Awakens

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media The recent Star Wars Celebration event in Anaheim gave fans the opportunity to enjoy their favorite film franchise and while the unveiling of the next installment’s latest trailer grabbed its fair share of headlines, there was also some information unveiled about a major set coming from Topps just in […]

Box Busters: 2015 Topps Museum Collection

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into boxes of 2015 Topps Museum Collection in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Kris Bryant gets his own Topps wall art line

Kris Bryant is kind of a big deal — even bigger as wall art.

First Look: 2015 Topps High Tek baseball cards

High Tek won’t be a one-year wonder — not after its popularity last year.

Topps readies Kris Bryant Rookie Cards

With Kris Bryant’s arrival finally here in a game batting cleanup for the Chicago Cubs in Wrigley Field, that finally means his first official MLB Rookie Cards get the green light.

Kris Bryant arrives: 10 baseball cards to consider

Today’s the day — Chicago Cubs prospect Kris Bryant gets the call.

Star Wars Celebration Giveaway

By Matt Bible | Beckett Non-Sports and Gaming Analyst This weekend is a celebration. Or, as Yoda would say: “A celebration this weekend is.” As everyone knows by now, Star Wars Celebration is enjoying huge success this weekend. A little bit of everything for the passionate Star Wars aficionado. Celebrities, panels, cosplaying, and more merchandise than […]

First look: 2015 Bowman Chrome baseball cards

Two autographs per box and Hot Packs are back.

Opening Day: Star Wars Celebration 2015

By Matt Bible | Beckett Non-Sports and Gaming Analyst Today, the Force is awakening in Anaheim, California. Star Wars Celebration kicks off today at the Anaheim Convention Center with all the fanfare and hype that you would expect in the Star Wars Universe. Actors, producers, artists, cosplayers, and collectors alike will partake in this glorious […]

Box Busters Preview: 2015 Topps Gypsy Queen

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into a box of 2015 Topps Gypsy Queen in this latest Box Busters Preview video.

Topps notes Jackie Robinson Day with new sets

The Jackie Robinson Story collection is a reproduction of the 10-card set found in packs of 2015 Topps at Target stores — only this time they are 5- by 7-inch jumbo cards and 10- by -14-inch prints.

Topps Unveils 60th Football Anniversary Plans

By David Lee | Beckett Media Topps football’s 60th consecutive release is coming this summer. Six decades of incredible history have marked the evolution of pro football. This history of Topps football deserves its own museum, but to celebrate, the company is planning some programs and sets for 2015 Topps this year. Here’s what we know […]

The Relic contained in this Chris Davis Museum Collection card is from a specific game and season

It’s a nameplate of a black Louisville Slugger M356 model that Davis splintered at the handle when facing Jon Lester during the bottom of the fourth inning on March 31, 2014, in Oriole Park at Camden Yards. How do I know this? The MLB Authentication sticker tells me just that.

Topps releases 1952 Tribute jumbo team sets

The famed 1952 Topps set is back — in jumbo team set form — via the latest online offering from Topps.

Topps Bunt launches for another virtual season

By Chris Olds | Beckett Baseball Editor A new season is here on the field and it’s here on virtual cardboard, too. While this year’s baseball cards on paper arrived a few months ago, this year’s edition of Topps Bunt arrived late last week with a new card design, new inserts and new challenges for […]

Josh Donaldson talks baseball cards on MLB Central

Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds recently caught up with Josh Donaldson during the Panini America Spring Training Road Trip where the subject of his baseball card values came up.

First look: 2015 Topps Supreme baseball cards

September will be a Supreme time of year. Why? Because Topps revealed the next edition of Topps Supreme on Wednesday and the hit-based product’s 2015 edition will arrive in September with potentially more punch than ever in its brief history.

Your Turn: Who will take it all in MLB this year on the field … and on cards?

Tell us in the comments below who you think will win it all — the World Series — and who’ll dominate on cardboard.

Box Busters: 2015 Topps Opening Day baseball

Join Beckett Baseball’s Brian Fleischer and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2015 Topps Opening Day in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Box Busters: 2015 Topps Major League Soccer

Join Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Brian Fleischer and Chris Olds as they rip into boxes of 2015 Topps Major League Soccer in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Beckett 20 Questions on … rookies and prospects

By Chris Olds | Beckett Baseball Editor As we all eagerly await the arrival of baseball’s Next Big Thing, Kris Bryant, we figured now is the time to look at the hot rookies and prospects of the last few years — and maybe a few even older than that. It’s a chance to put the […]

Mars Attacks: Occupation Sketch Cards Revealed

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media The next chapter for one of the most iconic non-sports trading card brands will begin next month with the release of the Kickstarter-exclusive Mars Attacks: Occupation product and Topps has revealed some key details about the hotly-anticipated sketch cards that collectors will be chasing. Seeded once per box on […]

BGS Diary Predictor (April): What will Olds submit?

Can you predict which cards Beckett Baseball Editor Chris Olds will get graded this month?

First Look: 2015 Topps Apex Soccer

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media Topps is looking to take its Major League Soccer products to a new level this year and with the release of 2015 Topps Apex Soccer, their first high-end venture into the world’s most popular sport. Scheduled for an August release, collectors will find many of the biggest MLS names […]

Topps Releases First David Villa MLS Autographs

By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media David Villa is regarded as one of the world’s greatest soccer stars and his first autograph cards in a New York City FC uniform have been coming out of packs of the recently-released 2015 Topps MLS product. Now in his first year with the expansion club, Villa’s international and […]

Box Busters: 2014 Topps Supreme football cards

Join Beckett Football’s Chris Olds and Justin Grunert as they rip into boxes of 2014 Topps Supreme in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Hardcourt Heroes of the Week: Stephen Curry, Nikola Mirotic, & Blake Griffin

Each week, we will take a look inside the NBA and will give you the top three players of the week and provide a rundown on why collectors should take notice. Please feel free to leave your comments for a healthy debate. By Derek Ficken | Beckett Basketball Analyst Stephen Curry – PG, Golden State […]

Sunday Conversation: Philadelphia Eagles Guard Evan Mathis

By Derek Ficken | Beckett Radio Host The Philadelphia Eagles have been in the news recently for all of their Free Agent signings, but I was able to catch up with Offensive Guard and two time Pro Bowl-er Evan Mathis. Evan is an avid collector of all sports, vintage and modern, and we sat down […]