2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Brand New Series 3 C Variations Guide

2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Brand New Series 3 C Variations Guide

Check your numbers, kids and collectors. The C variation is returns for 2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Brand New Series 3. These rare variants add a third card to the traditional Garbage Pail Kids A-B numbering scheme.

Like the C variations found in Garbage Pail Kids Brand New Series 2, long-time GPK collectors will notice something familiar about these. The names of the C variations are not new. They're based off of classic characters from the line's early days in the 1980s. In the base set, the A-name is one of the original names. The B-name is a new one. The rare C-name is also one that's been used before. Confused? Here's an example.

  • 174a Cranky FRANKIE - used before
  • 174b Terrible TERRENCE - new name
  • 174c Bad BRAD - used before

There's a second bit of nostalgia at play with these cards. They all have a second classic GPK character on them.

Prices for the 2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Brand New Series 3 C variations are high with most eBay sellers asking more than $100.

This is the third GPK set to include C variation. Beside BNS2, they can also be found in 2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Chrome.

2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Brand New Series 3 C Variations

Please note this list is a work in progress. If you spot a card that's not below, please feel free to email us so we can add it. Images are also appreciated.

174c Bad BRAD

2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Brand New Series 3 174c Bad Brad 211x300 Image

176c Thin LYNN

2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Brand New Series 3 176c Thin Lynn Image

178c JASON Basin

2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Brand New Series 3 178c Jason Basin1 214x300 Image

180c New Wave DAVE

2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Brand New Series 3 180c New Wave Dave 213x300 Image

182c Brainy BRIAN

2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Brand New Series 3 182c Brainy Brian 211x300 Image

184c Galloping GLEN

2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Brand New Series 3 184c Galloping Glen Image

186c Berserk KIRK

2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Brand New Series 3 186c Berserk Kirk 214x300 Image

192c Small SAUL

2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Brand New Series 3 192c Small SAUL 214x300 Image

193c MANNY Heads

2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Brand New Series 3 193 Manny Heads 212x300 Image

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Garbage Pail Kids BNS 3 Broad Maud 188c GPK Brand New Series PSA 10 Gem Mint C
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GARBAGE PAIL KIDS BRAND NEW SERIES BNS 3 THIN LYNN 176 C "VARIATION C CARD"
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