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2015-16 SPx Gives Hockey Collectors Clear Choices

Acetate and autographs combine in 2015-16 SPx Hockey. A hot rookie class could mean strong interest in the latest NHL trading card product.

2016 Topps Tier One Baseball Preview

A sneak peek at the May release of 2016 Topps Tier One, including…pens used by players to sign the autographs in the product.

2016 Bowman Inception is Strictly Autographs

It’s still prospect driven but low-numbered on-card veteran autographs are part of 2016 Bowman Inception Baseball, due out this summer.

Triple Threads 2015 MLB Box Break/Review

Rich Klein is wondering why all of the cards in Topps Triple Threads can’t be numbered.

Topps Tier One Arrives

2015 Topps Tier One Baseball offers nothing but autographs and relic cards in each pack. We’ve got the info, a full checklist and the ‘most watched’ on eBay.

Ramblings: Answering the Mail and Thoughts on Flawless

Rich Klein answers his email, asks for some help and offers some insight on Panini’s Flawless errors and the subsequent reaction online.

Editor’s Blog: The Trouble With Relic Cards

As more relic cards are called into question, a mounting litany of trouble might mean it’s time to reevaluate their importance.

Panini Says Flawless Snafu a ‘Regrettable Mistake’; More Wrong Patches Surface

Some 2014 Flawless ‘game worn’ jersey patches were actually not, Topps is using the Babe’s name for its new contest, Manziel gets a baseball card and more.

2015 Topps Baseball Series One Preview and Checklist

A 2015 Topps Baseball preview including sample images from the flagship product, due out in early February.

Editor’s Blog: Not for Everyone But Ginter’s Just Fun

Now that the product is out, the quirky cards inside 2014 Topps Allen & Ginter are turning up on eBay and finding them is just good summertime fun.

Signed Copy of Jordan’s First Game-Used Jersey Card Brings $45,988

The first Michael Jordan game jersey card ever issued, this autographed copy has headed to the home of its new owner after selling in an eBay auction.

2014 Topps Baseball Series 2 Baseball Preview

A preview of 2014 Topps Baseball Series 2, due out this week– and a checklist.

2013-14 In The Game Used Box Break

Memorabilia cards are the name of the game in 2013-14 In The Game Used boxes.

Relic Cards Offer Hall of Fame Collecting Niche

Collecting relic cards featuring memorabilia from members of the Baseball Hall of Fame is a quest for one collector. Finding his white whale would be the ultimate.

2013 Panini Golden Age Review

Panini Golden Age celebrates some sports card issues of the past while featuring popular sports and entertainment stars from the 20th century. Rich Klein rips into a box and gets a bonus.

2012 Topps Prime Football Review

2012 Topps Prime Football offers 60 cards for around $80 per box. Here’s what Rich Klein pulled from one of them.

Wood from Titanic Part of 2012 Panini Golden Age Baseball Set

Over the top or no big deal? 2012 Golden Age Baseball, a new issue from Panini, will include wood from the Titanic as part of its chase card element as another cross-pollenated trading card set hits the market.

Topps 2013 Baseball Preview, Checklist and Information

The current season still has some tread life, but Topps is already thinking 2013. Information, card designs and a checklist are already out. You’ll also hear a lot about ‘chases’.

Panini Plans High End Baseball Product Release

2012 Panini Prime Cuts will feature strictly autograph and relic cards as the company dishes out a revamped product.

2012 Goodwin Champions Trading Card Info

Upper Deck launches its deliciously quirky Goodwin Champions set with everything from Civil War relics to Michael Jordan autographs.