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Box Breaks: 2006 Upper Deck Series Two Baseball (Blaster Box)(0)

March 20, 2010

Product Rating: ** Box Rating: *** The set’s big, it’s glossy, it’s got lots of stats and it’s got a minimalist design. 2006 Upper Deck Series Two Baseball offers little in the way of surprises, bell or whistles – exactly how this set builder likes it. However, it’s also bland, boring and filled with forgettable […]

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Box Break: 2008 Goudey Baseball (Blaster Box)

Product Rating: ***1/2 Box Rating: ***1/2 When Upper Deck brought the Goudey brand back in 2007, I was hooked and addicted. I loved the old-time look and even the now unconventional use of the smaller card size that stayed true to the set it was based on. I’ve still got a large checklist of wants […]

Box Break: Gargoyles: Series One (SkyBox, 1995) (Retail)

Product Rating: *** Box Rating: ** 1/2 Gargoyles was one of those shows that came out when I was a teenager who avoided cartoons at all costs if for no other reason than they simply weren’t cool. At least that’s the attitude I gave off. In reality, I’d watch cartoons somewhat regularly, albeit I didn’t […]

Box Break: 2009-10 O-Pee-Chee Hockey (Blaster)

Product Rating: ** Box Rating: *** 1/2 Collecting hockey cards (or any cards for that matter) isn’t as popular as it once was. Still, the name O-Pee-Chee remains a household name in Canada. It’s longstanding connection with the sport resonates far beyond any hobby shop, online auction or Wal-mart checkout aisle. So is that tradition […]

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