What: 2017 Topps UFC Museum Collection MMA cards
Arrives: Nov. 8
Box basics: One auto, one auto Relic and one Relic per eight-card box (12 boxes per case)
What’s buzz-worthy: For a second year in a row, Topps brings its Museum Collection brand to UFC collectors as a standalone with three hits in every box of this hobby-only brand.
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The Basics: The basic set will once again consist of 50 cards each with Copper (/TBD), Gold (/75), Sapphire (/50), Ruby (/25) and 1/1 Emerald parallels. … The hits are the key here with Prime Relics including Meaningful Materials (/75 max) with Copper (/35), Gold (/10) and 1/1 Emerald versions as well as Museum Memorabilia, which will be 1/1 jumbo pieces from items such as gloves. Also in play will be Quad Relics will include single-fighter cards that will be numbered with Copper (/25), Gold (/10) and 1/1 Emerald parallels as well as Legends that will be rarer with just two parallel types Gold (/5) and a 1/1 Emerald. There also will be four-fighter quads with the same parallel rainbow as the standard Relics.
On the autograph side, there will be new Museum Autos that will all be signed on-card and numbered to no more than 99 copies. They will have Copper (/25), Gold (/10) and 1/1 Emerald parallels, while Dual Autos will pair fighters and be limited to only 10 copies. … Framed Autos will have Gold (/15), Silver (/5) and 1/1 Black frames. … Auto Relics will have four types of cards. There will be single-fighter Signature Swatch Relic cards (/TBD) with Gold (/25) and 1/1 Emeralds, while the Dual Relics will have the same rainbow but for two fighters and Triples will have three fights and the same parallels. New this year sill be Reebok Logo Autos with a 1/1 swatch from their UFC uniforms. … A preliminary checklist was not released.
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