UFC gets the Finest treatment with Topps' latest MMA set. Bringing together such brand hallmarks as Refractor rainbows, autographs and mini boxes, Finest packs a shiny punch. Each six-pack mini-box promises at least one autograph and relic card. Every pack of this hobby-exclusive also has a numbered Refractor in one of several variations. Topps has announced that 75% of the autographs in this release will feature on-card signatures.
Release Date: August 31, 2011
Box Configuration: 12 packs (two six-pack mini-boxes per master box)
Box Price: $100-125
Product Type: Mid- to High-End MMA
Geared Toward: MMA Fans, UFC Fans, Autograph Collectors, Rainbow Chasers, Refractor Collectors, Hit-Seekers
- Two autograph card.
- Two fighter relic cards.
- Two autographed relic and/or jumbo relic cards.
- Four insert cards.
- 12 numbered parallel cards.
- Base set: 100 cards.
- Finest Fighters Autographs: 35 fighters sign on-card autographs for the first time. Parallels: Refractors (serial numbered), X-Fractor (/88), Gold (/25), Octa-Fractor (/8), Red (/1), Printing Plates.
- Finest Moment Autographs: 15 autograph cards highlighting specific fighter achievements. Parellels: Octa-Fractor (/8), Red Refractors (/1), Printing Plates.
- Iron Sharpens Iron: Dual autographs featuring fighters and the training partners (/25).
- Hatfields and the McCoys: Ten dual autographs highlighting notable UFC grudge matches (/25).
- Finest Flag-Bearers Autograph Patch Cards: Ten fighters are each given four signed manufactured patch versions honoring their home country. The first three versions contain a signed letter patch that spells out the abbreviation of their homeland, like USA or CAN. The fourth version has the combatant's autograph on a manufactured flag patch. Each of the four versions is numbered out of 25.
- Finest Flag-Bearers Autograph Books: These one-of-one cards bring together each of the four individual Flag-Bearer patch cards into a single book.
- Finest Fight Mat Jumbo Relic Cards: Thirty cards, each with a jumbo Octagon mat piece. Parallels: Octa-Fractors (/8), Red Refractors, Printing Plates.
- Finest Fight Mat Jumbo Autographed Relic Cards: Twenty UFC fighters sign directly on jumbo-sized Octagon mat canvases (/25).
- Finest Threads Relics: 30 cards with fighter-worn relics pieces such as shorts and shirts. Parallels: X-Fractor (/188), Gold Refractors (/88), Octa-Fractors (/8), Red Refractors (/1), Printing Plates.
- Jumbo Finest Threads Relic Cards: Fighter-worn relics with large swatches. Parallels: Octa-Fractors (/8), Red Refractors, Printing Plates.
- Finest Threads Jumbo Autographed Relic Cards: Combatants sign on over-sized relics (/25).
Refractors: All are serial-numbered. Inserted one per pack alongside the following variations: X-Fractors (serial numbered), Gold (/88), Octa-Fractors (/8), Red (/1), Printing Plates.
- Finest Moments: 25 cards, inserted one per mini-box (two per master box). Refractors (serial numbered), X-Fractors (/88), Gold (/25), Octa-Fractors (/8), Red (/1), Printing Plates.
- Finest Atomic Refractors: UFC fighters get the spotlight on die-cut Refractors. Parallel: Octa-fractors (/8).
2011 Topps UFC Finest Set Checklist Index
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