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

May 10, 2011

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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Comic Book Legal Defense Fund Liberty Card Set Brings Big-Time Creator Autographs

Some of the biggest names in comics are throwing their signatures into Cryptozoic’s upcoming CBLDF Liberty card set. Neil Gaiman, Jeff Smith, Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman and The Goon’s Eric Powell are all part of Cryptozoic’s announcement. CBLDF Liberty will chart the history of censorship in comics and the industry’s legal issues with free […]

The Changing Face of Non-Sport Collecting is Here

With this week’s release of Rittenhouse Archives’ Spartacus: Blood and Sand, the reality of non-sport cards entering a new era became a reality. While 5finity, Breygent, Cult Stuff and some independent manufacturers have been doing premium packs for a while now, they’ve mostly all revolved around sketch cards. The only exception that I can think […]

Bad Cards: All My Children (Star Pics, 1991)

Today ABC cancelled daytime soap operas All My Children and One Life to Live. Life goes on. I could joke about how horrible daytime soaps are but I watch wrestling sports entertainment somewhat regularly so I’m not going to lob boulders. And I was hooked on General Hospital for about six months at one point […]

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