2018 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Golden Groans Spoof Golden Globe Nominees


The 2018 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Golden Groans put Golden Globe nominees in their sights. That means new cards spoofing critically acclaimed movies and TV shows (but mostly movies).

2018 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Golden Groans Terrible Tonya

The first set of Garbage Pail Kids online exclusives of 2018, the checklist has 12 total cards (six A/B name variation pairs) and comes with a $29.99 price tag.

Put on sale on Friday, January 5, they’re available on the Topps website for a week, through the 12th. The Golden Globes took place on Sunday, January 7.

Game of ThronesThe Shape of Water, The Disaster Artist and I, Tonya are among the subjects that are spoofed. And while the art is new, some of the gags are based on classic Garbage Pail Kids as far as composition goes. For example, Dwight Walker/Icy Isaac is a take on the White Walker from Game of Thrones. The pose is clearly that of Jay Decay/Dead Ted from the original 1985 Series 1.

2018 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Golden Groans have an open-ended print run. What’s ordered is what’s printed. Topps will announce production runs shortly after the sales window closes.

2018 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Golden Groans at a glance:

Set size: 12 cards
Original cost: $29.99/set
Release date: January 5

2018 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Golden Groans Checklist

1a Two Fisted Tommy
1b Disaster Artemis
2a Shape Of Walter
2b Help Mia
3a Confused Kyle
3b Detached Dougie
4a Dwight Walker
4b Icy Issac
5a Terrible Tonya
5b Knocked Out Nancy
6a Gary Odd Man
6b Unwrapped Winston

Comments? Questions? Contact Ryan Cracknell on Twitter @tradercracks or by email.


Ryan Cracknell

A collector for much of his life, Ryan focuses primarily on building sets, Montreal Expos and interesting cards. He's also got one of the most comprehensive collections of John Jaha cards in existence (not that there are a lot of them). Got a question, story idea or want to get in touch? You can reach him by email and through Twitter @tradercracks.

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