It’s a BIG week in the hobby! Tons of new releases including the much anticipated debut of 2014 Topps Series One Baseball. The wait is almost over and collectors are ready for the annual set building challenge. In addition to baseball, there are new releases for just about every other sport as well. Entertainment and comic book trading card collectors will be clamoring to get their hands on the new Legends of Marvel releases. So here is a run down of products releasing this week that collectors will be asking for and will be sure to be Hot in the Shop!
2014 Topps Series One Baseball – (1/29/2014) An unprecedented youth movement is taking place as the changing of the guard continues to reshape MLB. 2014 Topps Baseball reflects these changes with all NEW insert sets including exciting chase elements. (Available in Hobby & Jumbo.)
2014 Leaf Legends of the Diamond – (1/31/2014) Focuses on the greatness that is Pre-1970 Baseball. Every Box contains (1) Vintage Graded Buyback Card of a Pre-1970 Hall of Famer or Player that “Should Have Been”; plus (1) Hand-Drawn or Painted Art Card featuring a Hall of Famer.
2013-14 Panini Elite Series Basketball – (1/29/2014) Guarantees (2) Autograph Cards, (2) Memorabilia Cards, (2) #’d Rookie Cards and (2) #’d Legends Cards in Every Box. Featuring Rookie Autographs with Prime-Memorabilia Versions; plus the return of Passing the Torch Signatures; plus (6) Different Insert Sets with Prime Parallels #’d to 25 or less!
Super Bowl XLVIII (48) Official Program – (1/28/2014) Official Super Bowl XLVIII game program for the game Feb. 2, 2014 in New Jersey featuring the AFC Champion (Denver Broncos) vs. the NFC Champion (Seattle Seahawks).
Legends of Marvel Trading Card Sets – Series 1-6 w/ Albums – (1/29/2014) Each series features 9 cards per character, with amazing artwork on the front and back of each card. Each set will also be sequentially #’d from 1 to 1939, in commemoration of the birth of Marvel Comics in 1939!
- Series 1 – Captain America, Iron Man, Black Widow
- Series 2 – Wolverine, Elektra, Thor
- Series 3 – Storm, Hulk, Mo0n Knight
- Series 4 – Thing, Ms. Marvel, Ghost Rider
- Series 5 – Daredevil, Nova, Marvel Girl/Phoenix
- Series 6 – Spider-Man, She-Hulk, War Machine
2014 Garbage Pail Kids Series 1 – (1/29/2014) GPK Hobby delivers (12) Parallels and 12 Inserts plus (1) HOBBY EXCLUSIVE BONUS card in EVERY Box! 110 brand NEW characters! Rare, added value hits include Sketch Cards plus Artist Autographs and Printing Plates. NEW Hobby Exclusive Collector Packs deliver (1) Major Hit (Relic, Sketch, Auto, or Printing Plate) plus (2) Parallels & (2) Stickers in Every Box! Collector Pack Exclusive Content– including (5) Unique Parallels, Die Cut Sketch Cards, Texture Relics, Bonus Stickers & Art Variant Cards make this set a big draw for GPK collectors of all ages!
2013 Panini Black Football – (1/29/2014) Guarantees (3) Autograph Cards (at least two On-Card), (2) Memorabilia Cards, (2) Rookie Cards & (1) Metal Card in Every Box! (Metal Cards feature NFL Captains & the best 2013 Rookies)! Look for On-Card Autographs including both 2013 RPS Rookies (40) #’d to 299 or less and Current NFL Stars #’d to 99!
2013-14 In The Game Heroes & Prospects – (1/31/2014) This annual favorite from ITG will contain at least (4) Game Used Memorabilia and/or Autograph Cards in Every Box(on average). The “He Shoots; He Scores Program” will require only 150 points!
Benchwarmer Treasure Chest 2014 – (1/29/2014) celebrating the very best of Benchwarmer “Past & Present” with (10) Autograph, Relic, or Autograph/Relic Cards in Every Box! Featuring all of the unreleased cards from the past 8 years of Benchwarmer releases; plus all new Original Content including Treasure Chest Autographs & Shoe Cards from shoes actually used in our photo shoots. The unreleased cards are not “buyback” cards; but real unreleased inserts from the Benchwarmer Archives.
Hot in the Shop – New Product Talk Releasing the Week of 1/27/2014