2021 Topps Star Wars Chrome Galaxy Lets Art Shine
2021 Topps Star Wars Chrome Galaxy brings back one of the oldest trading card lines connected to the franchise. And while artwork remains the anchor, this time it’s getting a chromium twist.
2021 Topps Star Wars Chrome Galaxy Checklist Overview
The base set totals 100 cards. All are done on chromium stock and feature artwork. According to Topps, images are a mix of pieces from the line’s past as well as new ones.
Refractors come is a variety of forms and combine to land one per hobby pack. Besides regular Refractors, which have a reflective rainbow finish, there are:
- Atomic Refractors – /150
- Wave Refractors – /99
- Prism Refractors – /75
- Mojo Refractors – /50
- Purple Refractors – /25
- X-fractors – /10
- Red Refractors – /5
- Superfractors – 1/1
Autographs and Other Inserts
Like 2018 Star Wars Galaxy, the last time the line appeared, autographs are one per hobby box.
The parallel rainbow for these includes Blue Refractors (/150), Green Refractors (/99), Purple Refractors (/50), Orange Refractors (/25), Red Refractors (/5) and Superfractors (1/1).
Multi-signed cards are also randomly inserted in packs.
Sketch cards are the other major chase cards in the product. These combine to fall approximately two per 12-box hobby case.
Rounding out the checklist are three additional insert sets.
Madalorian Visions has art from the TV series appearing on trading cards for the first time.
Heading back to the 1970s and ’80s is Vintage Star Wars, a set dedicated to old-school consumer products and characters.
Finally, there’s Global Posters, which showcases movie art used to promote the films in different parts of the world.
All three insert sets have their own Green Refractors (/99), Purple Refractors (/50), Orange Refractors (/25), Red Refractors (/5) and Superfractors.
2021 Topps Star Wars Chrome Galaxy at a glance:
Release date (subject to change): June 30, 2021
Cards per pack: Hobby – 4
Packs per box: Hobby – 18
Boxes per case: Hobby – 12
Set size: 100 cards
What to expect in a hobby box:
- Autographs – 1
- Refractors – 18
The full Star Wars Chrome Galaxy checklist will be up as soon as it’s available, likely shortly before it releases.