Buzz Break: 2018 Topps WWE Road to WrestleMania wrestling cards (Walmart-version blaster box)

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The box: 2018 Topps WWE Road To WrestleMania wrestling cards (Walmart blaster)
Where to buy: BlowoutCards.com (for hobby)

Packs per box: 11 (10 standard plus one Relic/Shawn Michaels pack)
Cards per pack: 7
Cards in this box: 72
Base set completion: 
43 of 100 (43 percent)
Duplicates: 0

Notables on base cards – Roman Reigns, Undertaker, Ricky Steamboat, Braun Strowman, A.J. Styles, John Cena, Elias, Mick Foley, Triple H, Stephanie McMahon, Chris Jericho, Randy Orton, Shinsuke Nakamura, Goldberg, James Ellsworth, Finn Balor, Brock Lesnar, Alexa Bliss, Tye Dillinger, Jinder Mahal, Charlotte Flair

Insert/short-print cards: 29 (a sampling of inserts in gallery below; see more base cards in our hobby box break here)
Shawn Michaels Tribute (1) – Wins the 1995 Royal Rumble Match
Bronze parallel (5) – Undertaker, A.J. Styles, Neville, Jinder Mahal, Tye Dillinger
Andre The Giant Tribute (2) – Captains His Survivor Series Team to Victory, Defeats Big John Studd
WrestleMania Roster (20) – Notables include Braun Strowman, Triple H, Carmella, Chris Jericho, Randy Orton, Asuka, Charlotte Flair, Roman Reigns, Becky Lynch
Bronze Andre The Giant Battle Royal Trophy (1) – Mojo Rawley (/99)

Autographs/Memorabilia: None


What’s Buzz-worthy:
 This brand is a simple one that highlights memorable moments in the past year as the WWE launches its “Road to WrestleMania” for this year on television now. The hobby boxes include at least one autograph (both of mine have had two — see link above), so that’s the best way to go at current prices but if you want a cheaper quicker rip to get ultimately the same cards or to fill out a set, this is a good way to go. You get 10 packs here with the same inserts and easily found parallels and these boxes include an array of Relics that include autographs — and there are Triple H and Stephanie McMahon auto Relics possible. In this particular box, I landed a commemorative Relic, which at first bummed me despite its thickness and impressive feel. But then I realized that last year’s winner of the event was … Mojo Rawley. While his moment with Rob Gronkowski at Mania last year was a fun one, he’s not all that popular — but if I had to pull one lesser-name star on a card like this one, he’s a comfortable one to get. Also among possibilities in these boxes are printing plates, shirt Relics, plate Relics (with autos for those) and in these Walmart boxes Relics and autographs from “The Heartbreak Kid” Shawn Michaels.

Product Grade: A
Box Grade:
 B+
Fun Grade: B-

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