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Upper Deck Claims First But They’re Four Years Late (2)

May 10, 2011 • Category: Industry News, News, Non-Sport and Entertainment

Update: Upper Deck has indeed gone on to edit their blog post to say that these are the first pack-inserted comic panel cards. And my comment has appeared as well. Although I haven’t been able to see any in person, there’s a lot that has me intrigued about Upper Deck’s latest comic offering Marvel Beginnings. […]

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Box (or is it a Pack) Break: 2010 Topps WWE Retail Jumbo Pack Box (0)

I don’t know if you’d call it a box or a pack, but here’s a small break from the new 2010 Topps WWE (if you’re not into a video break, there’s a text version below, along with lots of pictures). My apologies for the poor quality. For those who didn’t make it through the video […]

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Stalin’s Floating Head (0)

The floating head has long been a part of the hobby for a long time. It conveys a sense of cheesy fun amongst athletes, often drawing attention to vintage hair cuts and other dated grooming strategies. Imagine my excitement upon landing this today: Yup, Josef Stalin’s floating head. The card hails from a 1934 tobacco […]

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Upper Deck Claims First But They’re Four Years Late (2)

Update: Upper Deck has indeed gone on to edit their blog post to say that these are the first pack-inserted comic panel cards. And my comment has appeared as well. Although I haven’t been able to see any in person, there’s a lot that has me intrigued about Upper Deck’s latest comic offering Marvel Beginnings. […]

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Random Pack Break: 2011 Topps Series One Baseball Rack Pack (0)

Apparently the sled dogs finally brought a little 2011 Topps Series One Baseball north of the border in single pack form. My local card shop was useless in my quest, telling me for three straight weeks that they’d be in by the end of the week. I gave up completely when I spotted the new […]