Topps 60th Anniversary…IT HAS A RING TO IT !

January 28th, 2011

Topps 60th Anniversary Celebration…It Has Ring to It! To celebrate its 60th Anniversary, Topps has teamed with legendary ring maker Jostens to produce this special limited commemorative piece. (see attached)  This ring will not be made for sale and can be found via the following 60th Anniversary promotions. HTA STORES Next week, 10 random Topps [...]

Topps Offers Exclusives…Super Bowl XLV

January 27th, 2011

TOPPS ANNOUNCES NFL EXPERIENCE EXCLUSIVES AND ACTIVITIES Topps encourages this year’s NFL Experience attendees to stop by the Topps Booth for free sample cards, raffle prizes and a whole lot of fun. (Dallas, through Sunday 2/6) Topps is also offering several commemorative cards and sets: Wrapper Redemption Program Fans and collectors opening three packs of [...]

Topps MLB Series 1 Wrapper Redemption….featuring 34 signers from 1952

January 25th, 2011

TOPPS ANNOUNCES SERIES 1 WRAPPER REDEMPTION To launch and celebrate the 60th Anniversary of Topps Baseball Cards, the company is pleased to announce a special Hobby-Exclusive Wrapper Redemption Program for 2011 Topps Baseball Series 1. (image attached) Collectors sending Topps 36 Hobby wrappers or 10 HTA Jumbo wrappers of 2011 Topps Series 1 will receive [...]

Random Thoughts

January 24th, 2011

Nothing in particular that I feel like blogging about today, so I figured I’d just hit some random topics. First off, I find it strange that Topps moved Series 1 up by 2 weeks.  I haven’t seen a product move up on the release calendar in quite some time.  I suppose it is good since [...]

Championship Game Predictions

January 20th, 2011

Well, we are down to four teams.  I can’t say that these are the four teams I thought would be here.  The Steelers and Bears didn’t really surprise me.  And with the way the Packers have been playing, I can’t say I’m super surprised by them being there either.  Although if you had told me [...]

2010 Bowman Sterling Review

January 19th, 2011

2010 Bowman Sterling released today.  I’ve seen about 6 boxes opened so far.  From what I’ve seen, it looks pretty loaded.  The 6 boxes yielded 3 Strasburg Autos (including 1 Gold Refractor) and 1 Heyward Auto.  In addition to those 4, there were plenty of other quality cards.  I haven’t seen any of the Bryce [...]

Aaron Rodgers is on fire!

January 18th, 2011

So, Rodgers is absolutely tearing it up.  He’s had an amazing Playoffs so far.  He’s 49 for 63 with 546 yards and 6 TDs in only 2 games.  His QB Rating is 134.50 which is just insane.  And it’s not like he’s played against two scrub teams.  Two road games against above average defenses.  It’s [...]

Topps To Give Away Engagement Ring on Valentine’s Day!

January 18th, 2011

TOPPS GIVES 10 LUCKY COUPLES THE CHANCE TO WIN A DIAMOND ENGAGEMENT RING ON VALENTINE’S DAY TOPPS TO CELEBRATE COMPANY’S 60th DIAMOND ANNIVERSARY AT GRAND CENTRAL TERMINAL ON VALENTINE’S DAY FEBRUARY 14TH Valentine’s Day will be more memorable this year for one lucky couple.  Today The Topps Company, the leading creator and marketer of sports cards and the [...]

5 Star Football / Additional Hits…Player Sketches

January 16th, 2011

5 Star Football / Additional Hits…Player Sketches NFL Players Show Off Their Artistic Side In Five Star Topps announces it will be adding its popular player sketch-cards as additional hits to the highly-anticipated Five Star Football. Several gridiron stars have added their artistic skills including Tony Romo, Reggie Wayne, Vincent Jackson, LaDainian Tomlinson, Maurice Jones-Drew, [...]