The Card Beat: Sports Collectibles News for October 2, 2013
We've traveled to the far corners of the World Wide Web to track down the top sports card and memorabilia stories for today, October 2, 2013. Here are the headlines, as reported by The Cardboard Connection and other leading news publications and blogs:
- Tonight on Cardboard Connection Radio - Tonight’s another packed show. Find out who’s going to be on the latest episode of the best sports card talk radio show going today. What will the guys be discussing? Find out here.
- 2013 Leaf The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones Autograph Guide - While the movie did not perform well at the box office, 2013 Leaf The Mortal Instruments City of Bones autographs offer collectors some strong up-and-coming actors and actresses.
- 2013 Panini Hometown Heroes Baseball Cards - Out today, 2013 Panini Hometown Heroes Baseball is a throwback-style release that include players from the 1950s through to the present. Packs come with 24 cards and 12-pack boxes have three autographs.
- 2013 Topps Football Complete Set Hobby Edition - Not everyone wants to rip packs and boxes to build their sets. Enter the 2013 Topps Football Complete Set Hobby Edition, which releases today. It offers the full 2013 Topps Football set and a handful of exclusive parallels.
- 2013 Rittenhouse The Complete Bionic Collection Trading Cards - 2013 Rittenhouse The Complete Bionic Collection is a premium product that pays homage to the Six Million Dollar Man and Bionic Woman franchises. Each box includes an autographed card from either Lindsay Wagner or Lee Majors.
- Law of Cards: Collectors Universe Sues MWP Software over Pro-Coin and Pro-Sports Products - Collectors Universe, the owner of Professional Sports Authenticator, has sued MWP Software for copyright, trademark and unfair competition infringement. Paul Lesko has the full details.
- 2013 Topps Garbage Pail Kids Exclusive Binders and Posters - Complete details on the exclusive Garbage Pail Kids binders and posters from Topps.
- 2013 Leaf Masterworks Trading Cards - Also releasing today, 2013 Leaf Masterworks is the hobby's first product dedicated solely to autographed art cards. Each box includes three cards that have both original artwork and an athlete's signature.
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