Tag Archives: Topps

2015 Topps Star Wars: The Force Awakens Series 1 trading cards details

2015 Topps Star Wars: The Force Awakens Series 1 trading cards are the first to focus exclusively on the new film with characters getting the spotlight.

Topps adds new MLB rookies to wall art line

Topps added seven new MLB rookies to its 2015 MLB Call-ups wall art line on Wednesday, a brand of 10- by 14-inch prints of their debut Bowman cards printed on quarter-inch acrylic for an added three-dimensional effect when placed onto a wall.

First Look: 2015 Topps Museum Collection football

000000 By Ryan Cracknell | Hobby Editor The configuration might be familiar, but 2015 Topps Museum Collection Football is taking something of a different approach with its design. The focus is still on the autographs and memorabilia, but the darker look should help differentiate it from other releases under the brand’s banner. 2015 Topps Museum […]

First Look: 2015 Topps Doctor Who trading cards

000000 By Ryan Cracknell | Hobby Editor Topps initially announced a comprehensive Doctor Who set more than a year ago. Following multiple delays, it’s back on track. 2015 Topps Doctor Who trading cards delve deep into the show’s history, both the original series and the popular reboot. A big base set, plenty of autographs and […]

Box Busters: 2015 Topps Allen & Ginter baseball

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

Topps releases remaining NSCC sets online

000000  By Chris Olds | Beckett Baseball Editor If you missed the show of all shows, Topps has two show-only releases that you can still get — at least for a limited time. Three limited sets of 5-by-7 baseball cards — one featuring notable Chicago icons and the other featuring game’s biggest young stars on High […]

First Look: 2016 Topps Tribute baseball cards

The first baseball card set revealed for 2016 is a high-end brand that was a bit of an enigma this year.

First look: 2015 Topps Vault Originals

An upcoming Topps baseball card set will go big while focusing on photography from the past.

Promotions To Keep Collectors Busy At The National

000000 By Stephen Laroche | Beckett Media The 36th National Sports Collectors Convention opens today in Chicago and hobbyists from all over the world are about to convene on the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center. Whether they are breaking boxes or hunting for a great item for their personal collections, there are plenty of opportunities […]

Dare to Tear: Ripping a 2015 Topps Allen & Ginter Double Rip Card

Would you dare to tear? Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds rips his 2015 Topps Allen & Ginter Double Rip Card in this tear-worthy Box Busters video.

Your Turn: Who’s your favorite Hall of Famer?

Who’s your favorite Hall of Famer?

To rip or not to rip … that is the Ginter question

Do you rip it? Do you dare to tear?

Beckett Radio previews the National convention

000000 By Derek Ficken | Beckett Radio Host For the past month, Beckett Radio has previewed the National Sports Collectors Convention, which starts Wednesday in Chicago. Host Derek Ficken has interviewed numerous card companies, distributors and even the man behind the Convention, Mike Berkus. If you are planning to go to the National, or you just would […]

First look: 2015 Topps Strata baseball cards

Strata is coming to baseball and it’s including some of the biggest names in the game with some of the biggest pieces possible with nothing but hits in single every pack.

Topps reveals Ginter buyback auto list

This year’s edition of Topps’ popular Allen & Ginter line is the 10th version of the retro-styled brand and one of the inclusions in this year’s product that makes it stand out is something we’ve seen before.

Ripping Retail: 2015 Topps Allen & Ginter baseball

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into a blaster box of 2015 Topps Allen & Ginter in this latest episode of Ripping Retail.

Topps Vault adds signed memorabilia to lineup

For more than a decade, the Topps Vault program has helped get behind-the-scenes collectibles from the making of our collectibles into collectors’ hands.

Kris Bryant signs with Fanatics Authentic

MLB’s biggest rookie has a new home.

BGS Diary (July): Digging vintage, Kris Bryant, ‘Eight Men Out,’ minis and The Dude

001010 By Chris Olds | Beckett Sports Card Monthly Editor | Commentary For the last few months, I’ve submitted a few cards a month to Beckett Grading Services to finally get some of the cards I like into slabs. Selecting which cards to submit has been easier said than done — and the results can be interesting, too. […]

Topps commemorates Todd Frazier’s Home Run Derby win, Mike Trout’s All-Star MVP

000000 By Chris Olds | Beckett Baseball Editor The Derby champ and the MVP are now noted on cardboard. Cincinnati Reds slugger Todd Frazier was the MLB All-Star Home Run Derby Champ and Los Angeles Angels star Mike Trout was The Midsummer Classic’s MVP and Topps has commemorated both with a three-piece wall art offering […]

Box Busters: 2015 Bowman Inception baseball cards

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds and Brian Fleischer as they rip into boxes of 2015 Bowman Inception in this latest episode of Box Busters.

Beckett 20 Questions on … college cardboard

School ties are seemingly everywhere on cardboard from the past and present. Now they’re the focus here for our latest 20 Questions …

First Look: 2015 Topps Allen & Ginter checklist

The wait is over for the biggest questions about one of the hobby’s most-popular products. Who will be signing for Allen & Ginter this year?

Topps’ NSCC promos also include Ginter, Gypsy Queen

Topps’ plans for promo cards at the National Sports Collectors Convention will have even more of a retro-styled twist.

Oakland Raiders great Ken Stabler dies at 69

Ken Stabler, who led the Oakland Raiders to their first Super Bowl championship in 1977, has died. He was 69.

Latest Topps release focuses on MLB All-Stars

The Gold set is limited to only 10 serial-numbered copies and is $199.99, while the Silver set is limited to 49 copies at $99.99. Each is printed on 16-point glossy card stock.

Topps tests Fire in baseball as wall art collection

The latest Topps baseball brand is Fire — but you won’t find these cards in packs.

Top Six: Collecting USA Soccer hero Carli Lloyd

000000 By Brian Fleischer | Beckett Baseball Senior Market Analyst | Commentary For the first time since 1999, the United States Women’s National Team are World Cup Champions. Throughout the tournament stellar defending and six goals from midfielder Carli Lloyd insured that USWNT would be adding a third star — one for each of their World […]

Topps prepares exclusive cards for All-Star FanFest

When MLB’s All-Star converge upon Cincinnati, there will be another show besides the All-Star Game for collectors to check out.

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

We recently introduced the BGS Diary and it seems like a few of you liked hearing about what — and why — Beckett Baseball Editor Chris Olds submitted what he did for grading.

Stadium Club goes acrylic for wall art line

You can now put The Club on your wall.

First Pitch celebs get jumbo treatment from Topps

Topps revealed its First Pitch: Complete Oversized baseball card sets and there are three new ways to get your hands on some of the most-unique cards made this year.

First Look: 2015 Topps Strata baseball cards

A Bowman brand came off the calendar for this year and 2015 Topps Strata is replacing it.

Top Five: Overlooked Joc Pederson baseball cards

Here’s a rundown of five overlooked Joc Pederson baseball cards …

Topps details print runs on rarest 2015 Stadium Club parallels

Those Stadium Club parallels may not be numbered, but that doesn’t mean they’re not rare.