Buzz Break: 2016 Cryptozoic The Walking Dead Season 4 Part 2

16crwalkingdeads4pt2NSFrom time to time, Buzz will break a box of something and post the results here. Like this and want to see more? Or maybe there’s a box you’d want to see busted? Send Buzz an email at BlowoutBuzz@blowoutcards.com.

base-2-15The box: 2016 Cryptozoic The Walking Dead Season 4 Part 2
Where to buy: BlowoutCards.com 

Packs per box:
 24
Cards per pack: 5
Cards in this box: 114
Base set completion: 
71 of 72 (99 percent)
Duplicates: 10


InsertsInsert cards: 30

Characters (11) – Glenn Rhee, Maggie Greene (2), Sasha Williams, Bob Stookey, Abraham Ford (2), Eugene Porter, Rosita Espinosa, Tara Chambler, Joe
Posters (4) – Rick Grimes & Michonne, Bob Stookey & Sasha Williams, Glenn Rhee, Maggie Greene
Reunion puzzle (9) – Completed image
Black foil parallel (5) – Boxed In, Healing & Heading Out, Enemy at the Gates, Do Not Feed, Police Work
Silver foil parallel (1) – New Recruit (/99)

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Autographs/Memorabilia: 3 (Gallery below)
Wardrobe cards (2) – 
Christian Serratos as Rosita Espinosa, Terminus Resident Wardrobe
Autographs (1) Christian Serratos as Rosita Espinosa

What’s Buzz-worthy: The second series of cards for The Walking Dead for Season 4 is Cryptozoic’s final with the long-running license and this box shows the strengths of what’s been seen in the company’s releases — on-card autos and memorabilia along with a usually complete set and a small array of inserts. This is one of those rare boxes where the base set wasn’t complete, missing one card, but it made up for it with a strong auto and a pair of memorabilia cards that aren’t the standard stuff. (Well, maybe one of them is, the Terminus Resident cards seem a bit plain.) … The breakdown of inserts on this one was nearly identical to the Part 1 box so they are definitely consistent. … With good ink this was a fun box — but it can be topped as there are autos out there for Norman Reedus and Andrew Lincoln. Perhaps they’ll be in yours.

Product Grade: A
Box Grade:
 A
Fun Grade: A

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