The Simpsons has long been lauded for its creativity and wit — at least in its early years. 1994 SkyBox Simpsons Series II takes that approach with a creative checklist that highlights art, interactivity and humor.
1990-1999 Entertainment Trading Cards
1992 Impel Marvel Universe Series 3 continues with the line of popular flagship comic sets from the early 1990s. The large base set is joined by five holograms.
1999 Inkworks Planet of the Apes Archives is the most comprehensive set of trading cards in the franchise’s history. Covering all of the original films, the product also includes autographs.
1996 Topps Return of the Jedi Widevision trading cards showcase the final film of the original trilogy as it was shown on the big screen. Inserts include Finest cards featuring Ralph McQuarrie artwork.
1994 SkyBox Lion King was one of the most popular movie-based sets of the 1990s. Released in two series, highlights include lenticular and other interactive inserts.
1999 Inkworks Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 2 is one of the most popular entertainment trading card sets in recent years. Among the highlights is John Ritter’s only certified autograph card.
1994 Fleer Ultra Beavis and Butthead trading cards offer a somewhat premium take on the one-time pop culture icons. The set includes 150 cards and ten Scratch ‘n Sniff inserts.
Modeled after traditional sports cards, 1991 Impel Marvel Universe Series II offers an in-depth look at the most popular heroes and villains of the time. The 162-card base set is accompanied by 5 holograms.
1995 Topps Empire Strikes Back Widevision presents the original Star Wars sequel in an over-sized format with remastered images. Inserts showcase the artwork of Ralph McQuarrie.
1990 Topps Robocop 2 sees the card maker jump on the action film sequel. However, a sizable chunk of the violent set does cover the original film as well. Get full details as well as a complete checklist.
1995 SkyBox Disney Premium was one of the first attempts at a high-end set based on the iconic animated characters. The base set includes 80 gold-foil-heavy cards and are paired with two chase sets.
1995 Fleer Ultra Spider-Man brings a more upscale feel to comic trading cards. The premium set includes painted artwork throughout its 150-card base set and several insert sets.
Although widely available and affordable today, 1993 SkyBox Marvel Masterpieces is one of the most beautiful comic sets ever produced.
1991 Topps Desert Storm trading cards are some of the most widely available historical cards ever produced. Spanning three series, the set offers an in-depth look at people, technology and events of the first Gulf War.
It might not be as loved as the first film, but 1992 Topps Home Alone 2: Lost in New York trading cards are the closest thing collectors have. One of the final no-frills entertainment sets from the company, the checklist has 66 cards and 11 stickers.
1994 Fleer Ultra X-Men is one of the early premium comic sets. Highlighted by premium-quality cards and painted artwork, the release offers an in-depth look at one of the most popular names in comic history.
1999 Topps Star Wars Chrome Archives takes classic cards from the original trilogy and gives them a chromium spin. Inserts include Double-Sided Chromium and Clearzone cards.
1995 Topps Animaniacs captures one of the best cartoons of the 1990s. The simple collection includes a 72-card set, foil stickers and one additional insert set.