Entertainment & Non-Sports Trading Card Releases 2017 Spring Preview – One of the great things about “the hobby” is the diverse way their is to participate. Whether you collect by sport, team, player, era or you collect memorabilia as opposed to trading cards, their is no shortage of items available to feed that passion.
That said, while many collectors will be tuned in to the NFL draft this week, entertainment trading card collectors, often called non-sports card collectors, have several upcoming releases to look forward to in the next two months of May and June.
No less than 11 different releases are scheduled over the next nine weeks. Here is a look at the release calendar. Broken down by date, there are several genres including: movies, TV, comics, stickers and history. Iconic franchises and another planned blockbuster from Marvel Studios highlight the entertainment trading card’s movie genre. Collectors, get ready! (Scheduled release dates subject to change.)
Entertainment & Non-Sports Trading Card Releases 2017 Spring Preview
Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
2017 Fleer Ultra Spider-Man Trading Cards features 100-Cards with ALL Original Art! Find (4) unique subsets based on designs from 1995 Fleer Ultra Spider-Man. Look for 1-of-1 Sketch Cards, Cut Comic Panels, Manufactured Webbing Cards & MUCH MORE!
- 100 Card Base Set PLUS 4 Different Subsets, All Featuring Original Art! Collect 145 unique illustrations printed across the base and sub sets; featuring famed artists: Greg Hildebrandt, Mark Texeira, Bob Larkin, Bill Sienkiewicz, Simone Bianchi, Luis Royo and more!!!
- Look For Throwback-Inspired Insert Designs! Including: Metal Blaster, EX Century, Precious Metal Gems, Jambalaya, Royal Foil, Holoblast Hologram, Preserved Amber
2017 Topps Star Wars 40th Anniversary Trading Cards delivers (2) Hits (Autographs, Sketch Cards, Medallions, Buybacks, Printing Plates) One of the hits will be an Autograph or Sketch Card, (24) Inserts and (24) Parallels in Every Box!
- Base Set – 200 cards spanning all aspects of the Star Wars galaxy, including the Greatest Movie Moments, History of Star Wars, Behind the Scenes and The Saga Timeline. Also includes Poster Art from across the globe, 40 years of Star Wars Illustrations from leading artists such as Ralph McQuarrie and Olly Moss and much more!
- Medallion Cards – Metal replicas of two of the most iconic objects to travel through deep space, the Millennium Falcon and the Death Star, are embedded on cards highlighting some of the most recognizable characters from the saga
- Sketch Cards – Leading artists lend their artistic talents to create unique artwork directly on card, featuring memorable characters,creatures and scenes from Star Wars: A New Hope
- Buyback Hits – Some of the most collectible autographs and relics have been compiled to be included in this retrospective set
Friday, May 5th, 2017
2017 Super Break The Bar Pieces of the Past delivers (1) Pieces of the Past Memorabilia Card in Every Box! These items include: Handwritten Letters, Typed Presidential Documents, Historical Land Grants & MANY More! Some of the subjects featured include: Abraham Lincoln, Thomas Jefferson, John Hancock, Martin Luther King Jr., John F. Kennedy, Franklin Roosevelt, Theodore Roosevelt & MANY More!
- 200- Card Base Set – Featuring U.S. Presidents, Signers of the Declaration of Independence, Historic Americas and More!
- The Bar 1-of-1 Cut Autographs – Traditional trading card sized LIVE in product!
- Look for RARE Real Metals & Real Gems in Pieces of the Past Diamond, Gold &Silver Precious Metals Parallels
- Etched Crystal & Acrylic Inserts
- Stamp Cards
Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
2017 Clerks The Movie Trading Cards from Skybox/Upper Deck delivers (2) Autographed Cards, (1) Manufactured Patch Card, (20) Foil Parallels and (20) Inserts in Every Box! Also find (1) Sketch Card in Every Case! The first trading card set of this iconic cult-classic.
- 90 Card Base & Character Set – Featuring your favorites scenes from the movie!
- Collect autographs from your favorite Clerks actors, across (7) different (HARD-SIGNED) autograph card designs. Including: Kevin Smith, Jason Mewes, Brian O’Halloran, Jeff Anderson & MORE!
Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
Cryptozoic The Flash Season 2 Trading Cards delivers (1) Autographed Card and (1) Wardrobe Relic or Prop Card in Every Box! Forensic scientist Barry Allen was transformed into the fastest man alive after being struck by lightning. In season two, Barry, disguised as The Flash, takes on meta-humans with the help of the team at S.T.A.R. Labs, his surrogate father Joe West, and his longtime crush Iris West. Collect your favorite moments from the second season, and look for authentic Autograph, Wardrobe and Prop cards from the show!
2017 James Bond Archives Final Edition Trading Cards from Rittenhouse Archives delivers (2) Autographed Cards in Every Box! This ALL-NEW collecton is the final series of throwback sets to complete the run of all 24 classic films! Look for the first-ever SEAN CONNERY autographs, exclusively inserted into James Bond Archives Final Edition Archive Boxes!
- More than 40 different autograph cards in all, including:
- Daniel Craig (James Bond/Quantum of Solace)
- Richard Kiel (Jaws/The Spy Who Loved Me)
- Halle Berry (Jinx/Die Another Day)
- Dave Bautista (Mr. Hinx/SPECTRE)
- Daniela Bianchi (Tatiana Romanova/From Russia With Love)
- Jane Seymour (Solitaire/Live And Let Die)
- BONUS!! – Roger Moore Autographed Card in EVERY CASE!! Four different cards to chase!!
2017 Marvel Guardians of the Galaxy 2 Trading Cards from Upper Deck delivers (1) Sketch, Autograph or Premium Insert plus (1) Memorabilia Card, (9) Insert Cards and (1) 5×7 Box Topper in Every Box! Also, find (1) Parallel Card in Every Pack!!
- 90-Card Base Set – Featuring authentic movie stills
- (1) Parallel Card in Every Pack!
- Sketch Cards – Unique 1-of-1 original hand-drawn sketch cards including (1) 5×7 version in Every Case!
- Autographs – Look for Single & Dual signed actor autographs
- Autographed Memorabilia Cards – Single & Dual versions
Monday, June 5th, 2017
Disney Pixar Cars 3 Movie Sticker Collection – The Cars 3 Sticker Collection from Panini America releases on June 1st, 2017 ahead of the June 16th, 2017 movie release date. Lightning McQueen sets out to prove to a new generation of racers that he’s still the best race car in the world.
- (7) Stickers in Every Pack
- 32-Page Sticker Album
- Approximately 200 Stickers to Collect!
Wednesday June 14th, 2017
2017 Topps The Walking Dead Season 6 Trading Cards delivers (24) Parallels PLUS (2) HITS including (1) Autographed Card GUARANTEED in Every Box! Relive the highlights from TWD Season 6 with a 100-Card Base Set!
- 100-Card Base Set
- Single, Dual & Triple Autographs with NEW! Blood Parallels #’d 1/1
- Sketch Cards
- Relic Cards with Parallels
- NEW! Autographed Relic Cards
Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
2017 Topps Doctor Who Signature Series Trading Cards delivers (4) Autographed Cards in Every Box! Featuring 100 character from across the Doctor Who classic and modern series!
- Over 70 signers including: David Tennant, Jenna Coleman, Billie Piper, James Corden, John Hurt, Alex Kingston, Freema Agyeman, Noel Clarke, Arthur Darvill, John Barrowman, Tom Baker and many more.
- 100-Card Base Set – Look for Doctors, Companions, Villains, Aliens, Allies and more!
Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
2017 Topps Star Wars Galactic Files REBORN Trading Cards delivers (2) “HIT” Cards including (1) GUARANTEED Autograph! Also look for, Medallions, Sketch Cards & Printing Plates plus (60) Parallels in Every Box! This collector favorite is REBORN with NEW content from all (8) Films, including Rogue One & (2) Animated Series!!
- Autographed Cards – Over 60 characters spanning the entire saga
- HOBBY ONLY Multiple Autographs!! – Dual, Triple & Six Signatures
- 250-Card Base Set
- Medallion Cards – Vehicles and characters from all eight theatrical releases
- Insert Sets – Locations, Galactic Moments, Weapons, Vehicles, Famous Quotes
- Sketch Cards – Hand-drawn rendering of Star Wars character from across the entire saga
Entertainment & Non-Sports Trading Card Releases 2017 Spring Preview
- 2020 Panini NFL Five Trading Card Game - June 6, 2020
- Go GTS Weekly June 5th, 2020 – 2020 NFL Rookies, New Hobby Money - June 5, 2020
- 2019-20 Panini Encased NBA Basketball Cards - June 5, 2020