Attorney Paul Lesko looks back on his sports card legal predictions for 2012. He also makes predictions for ongoing cases as they roll into 2013.
Bucking the trend of fewer sets relying heavily on memorabilia cards, 2012-13 Upper Deck Artifacts arrives with four hits in every box including one autograph and three game-used cards. Rookie redemptions are one of several returning elements.
2013 Press Pass Platinum Cuts Inscription Edition features autographs from an eclectic mix of sports, Hollywood and pop culture figures. The checklist boasts nearly 2,000 one-of-one cards.
Get a full visual checklist for the 2012 Bowman Sterling Baseball Prospect Autographs. Includes player and team info, images and much more.
Panini has settled with Wildcat Holdings in a long-standing lawsuit over electronic trading cards. Paul Lesko has the details.
2012 Upper Deck Marvel Beginnings III concludes the ambitious character-focused line. Every box delivers either an autograph or sketch card. Other hits include rare holograms and comic panel cards.
We interview Topps Brand Manager Kevin Eger about 2012 Topps Strata Football. He discusses what collectors can expect as well as how the new brand came together.
Topps has filed a trademark application for trading cards and a trading card game called Alien Attax. Could this hint at a Mars Attacks game?
Artist Brad Utterstrom talks 2012 Topps UFC Bloodlines and much more in an in-depth interview. Find out what it’s like to work on sketch cards, being an MMA artist and more.
Have you ever wondered just many packs of cards are sold? A Topps trademark application response reveals how many packs of Topps Chrome and Bowman Chrome sold between March, 2007 and the end of 2011.
2012 Panini Signature Series Baseball is all about the autograph. Every six-card box comes with three autograph cards. The release has a variety of autograph inserts from both current stars and retired legends.
Bringing a chromium product back to the hardcourt, 2012-13 Panini Prizm includes two autographs per box. The 300-card checklist includes 100 rookie cards.
Celebrating the roots of the hobby, 2012-13 In the Game History of Hockey is one of the company’s most ambitious sets. Every pack has a vintage rookie card buyback, ITG buyback, autograph and limited base card. Highlights include original art cards from Jared Kelley that have game-used memorabilia swatches.
Topps has confirmed they will be making Team USA trading cards for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Get the initial details here.
2012 Leaf Memories Baseball celebrates the landmark 1990 Leaf Baseball set. Highlights include stamped buybacks and autographed buybacks from many of the original set’s top players and rare signers.
Get the scoop on every Lord of the Rings autographed trading card produced by Topps. Includes a full list of cards sorted by actor, images, shopping guide and much more.
Leading NBA rookie Damian Lillard has signed an exclusive autograph deal with Leaf. Under the multi-year agreement, Leaf will be the only place collectors will find signed Lillard cards.
Transform any room into the ultimate sports-themed man cave with these 10 hand-picked items.