2018-19 Leaf Ultimate Hockey CardsBrand: Leaf
The hit-based 2018-19 Leaf Ultimate Hockey is all about the autographs and relics for the stars of the ice.
Just like in the 2017-18 set, each Hobby box contains three premium cards, but the format changes a bit. Whereas '17-18 had 12 boxes per case and 125 cases in total, '18-19 shifts to 10 boxes per case and 150 cases in total. However, the overall production remains the same at 1,500 boxes.
2018-19 Leaf Ultimate Hockey Autographs / Auto Relic
The signatures and relics both get their due respect in the 2018-19 Leaf Ultimate Hockey checklist, but we will start off with the autographed options. The main Ultimate Signatures line highlights notable players from the popular game. There are also Ultimate Signatures Multi-Player cards, including Dual, Triple, Quad, Hexa and Octo. Both the six-player Hexa and eight-player Octo utilize the front and back of the card.
Memorabilia enters the fray with Ultimate Auto Memorabilia and the four-swatch Ultimate Signatures Relics.
Working in the high-quality relic options are Superlative Spectacular Swatch Signatures and One Timer Auto Patch cards, which contain one-of-one NHL shields.
2018-19 Leaf Ultimate Hockey Memorabilia
As for the relic cards, 2018-19 Leaf Ultimate Hockey has plenty, as well. To keep things more organized, we will break it down into the single-player and multi-player options.
2018-19 Leaf Ultimate Hockey Single-Player Relics
Whether you prefer multiple pieces on the same card or jumbo swatches, Ultimate has you covered. The one-of-one One Timer set mixes in various options of an oversized nature, including logos, patches and tags. In addition, One Timer Vintage goes old school with a similar approach.
The six-swatch Touchstone Seasons features specific years of note for top players. With eight relic pieces, The Ultimate Card takes a deep look at various memorabilia from some big names.
2018-19 Leaf Ultimate Hockey Multi-Player Relics
Collectors can also find a multi-subject approach in 2018-19 Leaf Ultimate Hockey. The selection includes The Rule Of Three, The Expansion Six for the teams from the 1967 NHL expansion, and The First 6 for the original NHL franchises. Looking at the pioneers of the sport, The Founding Years covers six legends per card. Expanding even further, The Ultimate Eight honors all-time greats, while The Ultimate Top 10 is for the stats leaders.
Estimated Release Date: May 3, 2019
Product Configuration: 3 cards per box, 10 boxes per case
2018-19 Leaf Ultimate Hockey Hobby Box Break
- 3 Premium Cards
2018-19 Leaf Ultimate Hockey Checklist
This is a preliminary checklist and subject to change. The full checklist will be added as soon as it is available.
Tentative Subjects Set Checklist
Elmer Lach/Gordie Howe
Martin Brodeur/Dominik Hasek