Category Archives: First Look

2018 Bowman Chrome Baseball Brings Multiple Box Choices Including One That’s All-Autographs

Posted on April 20, 2018 – 4:52 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Bowman Chrome Baseball checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and all the key info you need for the prospect- and autograph-heavy baseball card release.

Kickstarter Spotlight: Dynamite Entertainment Red Sonja 45th Anniversary Trading Cards

Posted on April 20, 2018 – 1:08 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Dynamite Entertainment Red Sonja 45th Anniversary trading cards checklist, Kickstarter overview, set details, sketch card artists and plenty more information.

2018 Panini Contenders Draft Picks Football Checklist Features Early Rookie Ink

Posted on April 20, 2018 – 12:53 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Panini Contenders Draft Picks Football checklist, details, release date, hobby box breakdown and key details for the autograph- and rookie-heavy set.

2018 Topps Luminaries Baseball Is Only Autographs from the Kings of the Diamond

Posted on April 19, 2018 – 4:30 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Topps Luminaries Baseball checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and all the key details you can expect from the all-autograph baseball card set.

2018 Topps Throwback Thursday Plays ‘What If?’

Posted on April 19, 2018 – 10:54 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Topps Throwback Thursday Baseball checklist, print runs, card gallery and other key info for the online set that uses old designs for new cards.

2018 Score Football Checklist and Team Set Lists

Posted on April 18, 2018 – 2:09 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Score Football checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and all the key info on the first NFL football card set of the season.

2018 Bowman Baseball Checklist and Team Set Lists

Posted on April 18, 2018 – 10:11 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Bowman Baseball checklist, team set lists, hobby box breakdown, release date and other key info on the early-season, prospect-driven baseball card release.

2018 Elite Football Offers Up Rookies in Their NFL Uniforms

Posted on April 18, 2018 – 9:22 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Elite Football checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and other key info on the early football card release that has rookies pictured in their new NFL uniforms.

2017-18 Panini Contenders Basketball Box Busters

Posted on April 18, 2018 – 9:20 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

Curious about what’s in a 2017-18 Panini Contenders Basketball box? Check out this video and full box breakdown.

2017-18 Panini Cornerstones Basketball Takes a Downtown Train with New and Familiar Elements

Posted on April 17, 2018 – 5:31 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017-18 Panini Cornerstones Basketball checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and all the key information you need for the basketball card release.

2018 Topps Clearly Authentic Baseball Brings Back Acetate and Autographs

Posted on April 17, 2018 – 4:17 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Topps Clearly Authentic Baseball checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and all the key info for the all-acetate, all-autograph baseball card release.

2018 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Rock & Roll Hall of Lame

Posted on April 17, 2018 – 10:13 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Rock & Roll Hall of Lame checklist, details, image gallery and more. The print-on-demand set features GPK versions of inductees like Bon Jovi, Dire Straits and Nina Simone.

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

Posted on April 17, 2018 – 9:31 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

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

2018 Topps 80th Anniversary Wrapper Art Checklist and Details

Posted on April 17, 2018 – 9:22 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Topps 80th Anniversary Wrapper Art revisits some of the company’s iconic art that’s greeted collectors over the years. Yes, cards of wrappers.

2017-18 Upper Deck Ice Hockey Checklist Keeps Its Cool

Posted on April 16, 2018 – 11:04 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

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

2018 Rittenhouse Twin Peaks Gives Updated Take on Classic and New Episodes

Posted on April 16, 2018 – 8:29 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Rittenhouse Twin Peaks trading cards checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and other key info. The set includes cards from both the classic and new series plus autographs from most of the key cast.

2018 Topps Now Baseball Covers the Action As It Happens

Posted on April 16, 2018 – 8:13 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Topps Now Baseball checklist, print runs, team sets and comprehensive guide for all you need to know about the print-on-demand baseball card set.

2018 Topps Archives Baseball Goes Retro, Celebrates The Sandlot

Posted on April 13, 2018 – 5:44 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Topps Archives Baseball checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and key info for the cards that combine old and new including cards and autographs from The Sandlot.

2018 Topps Star Wars Masterwork Goes Big

Posted on April 13, 2018 – 5:43 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Topps Star Wars Masterwork checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and full details for the high-end trading card set that promises a premium card per pack and two autographs per box.

2018 Topps Legends of WWE Spotlight Hall of Famers and Wrestling Greats

Posted on April 13, 2018 – 1:21 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Topps Legends of WWE checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and other key info on the card set that spotlight’s wrestling’s all-time greats.

2018 Upper Deck Marvel Annual 2017 Checklist Recaps Year’s Biggest Comic Events

Posted on April 12, 2018 – 1:30 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Upper Deck Marvel Annual checklist, details, release date, hobby box breakdown and more for the trading card set that recaps the past year in comics.

2018 Panini Victory Lane Racing Debuts with Ample Autographs, Flashy Designs

Posted on April 12, 2018 – 11:51 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Panini Victory Lane Racing checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and all other key info for the hit-per-pack NASCAR card set.

2017-18 Panini Spectra Basketball Has High-End Sparkle and Shine

Posted on April 12, 2018 – 10:10 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017-18 Panini Spectra Basketball checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and key details for the colorful high-end basketball card set.

2017-18 Topps Chrome UEFA Champions League Chrome Soccer Checklist, Team Set Lists

Posted on April 12, 2018 – 9:10 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

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

Topps Living Set Baseball Is the Checklist That Never Ends

Posted on April 12, 2018 – 9:07 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

Topps Living Set Baseball checklist, print runs, image gallery, ordering info and other key details on the never-ending set of baseball cards.

2018 Panini Prizm World Cup Soccer Checklist, Team Set Lists and Details

Posted on April 11, 2018 – 5:55 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Panini Prizm World Cup Soccer checklist, team set lists, details, release date, hobby box breakdown and other key details for the colorful soccer card release.

2018 Topps Now WWE Resets Checklist for Second Series

Posted on April 11, 2018 – 12:16 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Topps Now WWE checklist, print runs and full details for the print-on-demand release recapping major events and pay-per-views as they happen.

2018 Topps Now NXT Spotlights Up-and-Coming Wrestling Stars

Posted on April 11, 2018 – 8:10 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Topps Now NXT checklist, print runs, full details, gallery and all there is to know about the print-on-demand wrestling card release.

2018-19 Upper Deck MVP Hockey Marks 20 Years Since Brand’s Debut

Posted on April 10, 2018 – 4:32 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018-19 Upper Deck MVP Hockey checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and all you need to know about the season’s first NHL hockey card set.

2018 Topps Gold Label Baseball Has Tier Drops, Framed Autographs

Posted on April 10, 2018 – 2:41 pm Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Topps Gold Label Baseball checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and full details on the multi-tiered baseball card set.

2017 Leaf Pearl Checklist Debuts New Super-Premium Line, Includes Shohei Ohtani Autographs

Posted on April 10, 2018 – 9:09 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2017 Leaf Pearl checklist, details, release date, hobby box breakdown and full details on the ultra-premium release including Shohei Ohtani autographs.

2018 Panini Diamond Kings Baseball Checklist Brushes Greatness

Posted on April 10, 2018 – 8:14 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Panini Diamond Kings Baseball checklist, team set lists, release date, hobby and retail box breakdowns and more for the art-themed baseball card set.

2018 Topps Walking Dead: Road to Alexandria Trading Cards Take a Long Stroll

Posted on April 10, 2018 – 7:34 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Topps Walking Dead: Road to Alexandria checklist, release date, hobby box breakdown and other key info for the trading card set that recaps the show’s first seven seasons.

2018 Topps Diamond Icons Baseball Has Autos, Cleats, Diamonds and a Big Price Tag

Posted on April 9, 2018 – 7:49 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Topps Diamond Icons Baseball checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and all you need to know about the super-premium set.

2018 Topps Heritage High Number Baseball Adds Rookies, Traded Players, Miracle Mets

Posted on April 6, 2018 – 10:38 am Author: Ryan Cracknell

2018 Topps Heritage High Number Baseball checklist details, release date, hobby box breakdown and all the key details on the update baseball card set.