As the world continues to be captivated by the Olympics, collectors are using the time to load up on the many new releases starting to make their way to hobby shop shelves. This is a big week with releases across multiple sports and even entertainment collectors have products they’ll be chasing as well. Here is a look at what’s hitting this week.
2014 Onyx Preferred Player’s Collection – Autographed Baseballs – (2/20/2014) delivers (1) Autographed MLB Baseball in Every Box! For the first time, Onyx is randomly inserting Certified Game Used MLB Autographed Baseballs! Collectors can also find Game Used Memorabilia Redemptions inserted into random autographed baseball boxes! Players signing for this release include Yasiel Puig, Mike Trout, Bryce Harper, Albert Pujols, Derek Jeter, Clayton Kershaw; and Future Stars: Gary Sanchez, Byron Buxton & Miguel Sano! Also, the “Golden Ticket” giveaway promotion continues, with a chance to win an Autographed Ruth/Gehrig Baseball!
2014 Topps Tribute Baseball – (2/21/2014) pays Tribute to the current and retired stars in a variety of new ways. This release includes new features such as: Tribute Milestones, Tribute Titans, and Tribute to the Throne, on the beautiful Topps Tribute technology. Topps is also excited to introduce new items into the release: Tribute Milestones and Belt Buckles.
2013-14 Panini Gold Standard Basketball – (2/19/2014) features (4) Autograph Cards (…including Rookie Autos) and (1) Memorabilia Card in Every Box! Content includes (8) Autograph Insert Sets, (3) Memorabilia Insert Sets, (90) Metal Cards & (50) Solid Gold 14-Karat Gold Cards. There is a stacked checklist of golden autograph & memorabilia opportunities – including phenomenal Rookie performers like Michael Carter-Williams & Victor Oladipo; plus a 275-Card Base Set that includes the return of the popular Short Printed Base-Set Uniform Variation Cards.
Archer Seasons 1-4 Trading Cards & Album – (2/19/2014) features the same humor as the show in all of its glory! Now you can learn to be an ISIS Agent as you collect Sterling Archer’s Spy Tips (Tactleneck not included), Pam’s Inappropriate Workplace Moments, and your very own Welcome to Whore Island Guide. Find (1) Sketch Card Per Box; as well as randomly inserted “Card Signed” Autograph Cards from the very talented cast!
2013-14 SPx Hockey – (2/19/2014) features (4) Autograph, Memorabilia or Premium Insert Cards Per Box – including: (1) Autographed Rookie Jersey Card & (1) Rookie Materials Card! Every box also includes (1) Ice Bonus Pack containing (1) Ice Premieres Rookie Card! GTS Customers will receive Free GTS Exclusive Overtime Wave 2 Promo Packs – with every box purchase of SPX Hockey!
2013-14 Panini Totally Certified Hockey – 2/19/2014) features (4) Autograph or Memorabilia Cards (including at least 1 Autographed Rookie Jersey Per Box) ; plus (4) Rookie or Rookie Parallel Cards in Every Box! Standout features include: Mirror Parallels #’d from 25 to only 1 & their various Autograph & Memorabilia Versions; New Mirror-Etched Foil Technology – never seen before in a Panini product; and Rookie Slideshow Cards including Autographed Versions #’d to 20!
McFarlane Toys – Walking Dead TV Series 5 – (2/17/2014) features (5) NEW Debut Figures including: Merle Walker, Tyreese, Glenn, Maggie & Charred Walker. Available in solid and assorted cases.
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