Category Archives: First Look

2017-18 Upper Deck Ice Hockey Keeps Its Cool

Posted on December 12, 2017 – 12:04 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017-18 Upper Deck Ice Hockey checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and full info on the acetate hockey card set.

2017 Topps Transcendent Baseball Includes VIP Party with Hank Aaron – See the Checklist Now

Posted on December 11, 2017 – 8:06 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps Transcendent Baseball checklist, team sets, release date, hobby box breakdown, party info and all you need to know about the pricey release.

2017 Topps Star Wars High Tek Checklist Brings Back Acetate, Patterns Galore, Autograph Per Box

Posted on December 11, 2017 – 11:14 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps Star Wars High Tek checklist details, hobby box breakdown, release date and other important details to give you the scoop on the acetate set.

2017-18 Panini Totally Certified Basketball Has Hard-Signed Rookie Ink and More

Posted on December 11, 2017 – 10:50 am Author: Stephen Laroche

2017-18 Panini Totally Certified Basketball checklist, team set lists, details, hobby box breakdown, release date and plenty more for the colorful set.

2017-18 Panini Court Kings Basketball Checklist Consists of Cardboard Works of Art

Posted on December 8, 2017 – 3:36 pm Author: Stephen Laroche

2017-18 Panini Court Kings Basketball checklist, team set lists, details, release date, hobby box breakdown and more about the artistic release.

2017 Panini Preferred Football Checklist Goes All-In with Autographs, Silhouettes and Booklets

Posted on December 8, 2017 – 2:04 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Panini Preferred Football checklist, team set lists, details, release date, hobby box breakdown and plenty more about the all-hits high-end release.

2017 Panini Elite Extra Edition Baseball Checklist Highlights Prospects and Autographs

Posted on December 7, 2017 – 8:29 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Panini Elite Extra Edition Baseball checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and more for the autograph-heavy, prospect-driven product.

2017-18 Topps Premier League Gold Soccer Details

Posted on December 7, 2017 – 8:27 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017-18 Topps Premier League Gold checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and more on the colorful soccer card series.

2017-18 Topps Now Premier League Soccer Checklist and What You Need to Know

Posted on December 4, 2017 – 2:31 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017-18 Topps Now Premier League Soccer checklist, print runs, image gallery and other info for the print-on-demand release.

2017 Panini Plates & Patches Football Stays True to Its Name

Posted on December 4, 2017 – 10:40 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Panini Plates & Patches Football checklist, release date, hobby box breakdown and more for the product that has multiple hits and a printing plate per box.

2018 Donruss Racing Is a Mix of NASCAR Past and Present

Posted on December 4, 2017 – 10:35 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Donruss Racing checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and all you need to know for the retro-minded modern release.

2018 Topps Definitive Collection Baseball Asks Collectors to Go Big

Posted on December 1, 2017 – 5:21 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Topps Definitive Collection Baseball checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and a detailed look at what to expect.

2017-18 O-Pee-Chee Platinum Hockey Has the Color and the Shine

Posted on December 1, 2017 – 4:18 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017-18 O-Pee-Chee Platinum Hockey checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and more on what you can expect from the colorful chromium set.

Kickstarter Spotlight: RRParks Mystery Science Theater 3000 Trading Cards

Posted on December 1, 2017 – 11:59 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 RRParks Mystery Science Theater 3000 trading cards checklist details, Kickstarter info, release date, box info and more.

2017-18 Upper Deck Canadian Tire Team Canada Hockey Checklist, Details

Posted on December 1, 2017 – 11:52 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017-18 Upper Deck Canadian Tire Team Canada Hockey checklist, promotion details, release date and more. Cards are available only at Canadian Tire stores.

2017-18 Panini Status Basketball Offers a New Beginning for Some Familiar Names

Posted on December 1, 2017 – 11:42 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017-18 Panini Status Basketball checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and more for the colorful Elite basketball card spinoff.

2017-18 Panini Prizm Basketball Is More Than Just a Rainbow of Parallels — Full Checklist and Team Set Lists Posted

Posted on December 1, 2017 – 11:26 am Author: Stephen Laroche

2017-18 Panini Prizm Basketball checklist, team set lists, details, release date, hobby box breakdown and lots more for the colorful set that’s led by rookies and Prizms.

2017 Upper Deck Alien Trading Cards Checklist and Details

Posted on December 1, 2017 – 7:53 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Upper Deck Alien trading cards put a new spin on the classic film. Get the checklist, details, hobby box breakdown, odds, release date and more.

2017 Topps Countdown to Star Wars: The Last Jedi Trading Cards Are Online-Only, New Card Daily

Posted on November 30, 2017 – 9:24 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps Countdown to Star Wars: The Last Jedi checklist, trading card details, print runs, gallery and other details for the online-exclusive release.

2016-17 Upper Deck Black Hockey Checklist Highlights Hard-Signed Autographs and Rookies

Posted on November 29, 2017 – 6:31 pm Author: Stephen Laroche

The 2016-17 Upper Deck Black Hockey checklist is highlighted by on-card autographs and limited rookies. Get details, hobby box breakdown, release date and more.

2017-18 Topps UEFA Champions League Chrome Soccer Details

Posted on November 29, 2017 – 5:10 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017-18 Topps UEFA Champions League Chrome Soccer checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and more. This is the league’s first chrome card release.

2017 Topps Star Wars Stellar Signatures Landing at $10,000 Per Box — Full Checklist Added

Posted on November 29, 2017 – 3:33 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps Star Wars Stellar Signatures comes with 40 autographs per box and a $10,000 price tag. See the full autograph checklist, parallels and more.

2017 Panini Vertex Football Brings Together Multiple Themes, Lots of Autographs

Posted on November 29, 2017 – 1:09 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Panini Vertex Football checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and plenty more about the autograph-heavy football card line.

2017-18 Upper Deck Black Diamond Hockey Checklist and Details

Posted on November 29, 2017 – 11:30 am Author: Stephen Laroche

2017-18 Upper Deck Black Diamond Hockey checklist, team set lists, hobby box breakdown, release date and more for the high-end release.

2017-18 Panini Select Soccer Goes Kaboom!, Adds On-Card Autographs — Checklist and Team Set Lists Added

Posted on November 29, 2017 – 10:29 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017-18 Panini Select Soccer checklist, team set lists, release date, hobby box breakdown, parallels and inserts and more for the colorful chromium release.

2018 Topps WWE Showcases Wrestling’s Superstars

Posted on November 28, 2017 – 6:21 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Topps WWE checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and other key info for the flagship wrestling card release.

2017 Upper Deck Notre Dame 1988 Champions Football Brings Fighting Irish to e-Pack

Posted on November 28, 2017 – 3:36 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Upper Deck Notre Dame 1988 Champions Football checklist, release date, e-Pack highlights and more for the product dedicated to the Fighting Irish and their last National Championship.

2017-18 Hoops Premium Factory Set Comes with Kobe Bryant Autograph

Posted on November 28, 2017 – 12:19 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017-18 Hoops Premium Factory Set checklist, details and all you need to know. Each comes with a numbered version of the main set and a Kobe Bryant autograph.

2017 Rittenhouse Star Trek Beyond Trading Cards Go Beyond the Third Film

Posted on November 28, 2017 – 10:47 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Rittenhouse Star Trek Beyond trading cards checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown, autographs and incentives info and lots more.

2017 Topps Walking Dead Evolution Trading Cards Chart Growth, Loss and Autographs — Checklist Added

Posted on November 28, 2017 – 9:04 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps Walking Dead Evolution checklist, release date, hobby box breakdown and all you need to know about the multi-season trading card release.

2017 Panini Cyber Monday Cards Offer Group Break Incentives — Checklist Added

Posted on November 27, 2017 – 11:28 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Panini Cyber Monday checklist details, release date and other highlights for the online case break-exclusive promo set.

2017 Panini Rookies and Stars Football Checklist and Details

Posted on November 27, 2017 – 11:14 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Panini Rookies and Stars Football checklist, team set lists, release date, hobby box breakdown and retail Longevity details.

2017 Panini Black Friday Means Exclusive Cards for the Holidays — Full Checklist Added

Posted on November 24, 2017 – 2:34 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Panini Black Friday checklist details, promo specifics, release date and plenty more for the annual hobby shop promotion.

2017-18 Upper Deck Compendium Hockey Brings a Massive Checklist to e-Pack

Posted on November 24, 2017 – 2:27 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017-18 Upper Deck Compendium Hockey checklist, team set lists, release date, achievements and all you need to know about the e-Pack exclusive.

2017 Topps GPK/Wacky Packages Thanksgiving Brings the Fixings for a Strange Feast

Posted on November 24, 2017 – 2:16 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Topps GPK/Wacky Packages Thanksgiving checklist, details and print. The online-exclusive uses Garbage Pail Kids and Wackys to spoof the holiday.