First Buzz: 2018 Topps Garbage Pail Kids We Hate the 1980s

What: 2018 Topps Garbage Pail Kids We Hate the 1980s trading cards Arrives: Jan. 17 Box basics: One hit per Hobby Collector box (eight boxes per case) What’s buzz-worthy: The Garbage Pail Kids take on the 1980s with their satirical sights set on cartoons/toys such as…

First Buzz: 2017 Panini National Treasures Collegiate football cards

What: 2017 Panini National Treasures Collegiate football cards Arrives: Sept. 13 Box basics: Six autographs or memorabilia cards per seven-card box (four boxes per case) What’s buzz-worthy: National Treasures returns to the college gridiron for a third year with notable college stars from the past showcased with plenty…

First Buzz: 2017 Panini Spectra football cards

What: 2017 Panini Spectra football cards Arrives: Sept. 13 Box basics: Four autographs and seven memorabilia cards per four-pack box (eight boxes per case) What’s buzz-worthy: We’ll have another season of the high-end Prizmatic rainbow with plenty of autographs and memorabilia in this brand. Keep reading for…

First Buzz: 2016-17 Panini Impeccable basketball cards

What: 2016-17 Panini Impeccable basketball cards Arrives: Sept. 14 Box basics: Five autographs per eight-card box (three boxes per case) What’s buzz-worthy: This newer high-end brand arrives on the hardwood with “a wide array of autographs and memorabilia of rookies, veterans and NBA legends.” Keep…

First Buzz: 2017 Topps Star Wars High Tek trading cards

What: 2017 Topps Star Wars High Tek trading cards Arrives: Nov. 22 Box basics: One autograph per eight-card hobby box (12 boxes per case) What’s buzz-worthy: The third Star Wars set under the High Tek banner offers some new looks, new signers and new characters as the universe continues to…

First Buzz: Buffy The Vampire Slayer Ultimate Collector’s Set Series 3

What: Buffy The Vampire Slayer Ultimate Collector’s Set Series 3 Arrives: Nov. 8 Hobby box basics: Three autographs per set What’s buzz-worthy: Buffy is back with a premium-priced set that will include autographs from Seth Green and either Alyson Hannigan or Sarah Michelle Gellar…

First Buzz: 2017 Panini Chronicles baseball cards (early retail details)

What: 2017 Panini Chronicles baseball cards Arrives: Mid/late November Box basics: One Absolute Rookies Blue card per blaster with autographs or memorabilia cards found one in every fourth box (20 boxes per case) What’s buzz-worthy: We’ve got early word on a new line coming…

First Buzz: 2017 Panini Crown Royale football cards (early retail details)

What: 2017 Panini Crown Royale football cards Arrives: Early December Box basics: One autograph and one memorabilia card per four-pack box (20 boxes per case) What’s buzz-worthy: We’ve got early word on this one’s inclusions when it hits the retail aisle later this year.…

First Buzz: 2017 Topps Dynasty baseball cards

What: 2017 Topps Dynasty baseball cards Arrives: Nov. 1 Box basics: One encased autograph per box (five boxes per case) What’s buzz-worthy: This high-end brand returns for another season with an autographed card in every pack that’s limited to no more than 10 copies as usual…

First Buzz: 2017 Leaf Rookie Retro sports cards

What: 2017 Leaf Rookie Retro sports cards Arrives: October/November Box basics: One graded/authenticated buyback Rookie Card and one Leaf Rookie Retro card per box (four boxes per case) What’s buzz-worthy: Leaf’s newest buyback product revisits memorable Rookie Cards from throughout the sports world.

First Buzz: 2017-18 Panini Immaculate Collection soccer cards

What: 2017-18 Panini Immaculate Collection soccer cards Arrives: Sept. 6 Box basics: Two autographs, three memorabilia cards and one additional hit in every six-card box (five boxes per case) What’s buzz-worthy: Immaculate Collection hits the pitch for the first time with plenty of autographs…

First Buzz: 2017 Topps Star Wars Stellar Signatures trading cards

What: 2017 Topps Star Wars Stellar Signatures trading cards Arrives: Fall 2017 Box basics: 40 encased autographed cards per box What’s buzz-worthy: The biggest and rarest Star Wars release of them all arrives late this year with nothing but autographs inside. Keep reading for more…

First Buzz: 2017 Panini Absolute football cards

What: 2017 Panini Absolute football cards Arrives: Sept. 6 Box basics: Three autographs and two memorabilia cards per three-pack box (10 boxes per case) What’s buzz-worthy: Absolute returns with some big new memorabilia cards, the Tools of the Trade, plenty of autographs and even some Glass…

First Buzz: 2017 Leaf Autographed Jersey Multi-sport Edition

What: 2017 Leaf Autographed Jersey Multi-sport Edition Arrives: October/November Box basics: One autographed custom jersey per box (eight boxes per case) What’s buzz-worthy: Leaf expands the collecting landscape for its newest autographed-jersey-in-a-box release with this one that includes tough autographs from some of the biggest…

First Buzz: 2017 Rittenhouse Game of Thrones Valyrian Steel trading cards

What: 2017 Rittenhouse Game of Thrones Valyrian Steel trading cards Arrives: Oct. 4 Box basics: One “big hit” card, two metal character cards and one tech card per pack; three packs per box (20 boxes per case) Where to buy: Click here What’s…

First Buzz: 2017 TRISTAR Hidden Treasures Football Mini Helmets

What: 2017 TRISTAR Hidden Treasures Football Mini Helmets Arrives: Aug. 30 Box basics: One autographed mini helmet per box What’s buzz-worthy: TRISTAR’s Hidden Treasures football brand returns to the field for another season with some new NFL names and some of the biggest names…

First Buzz: 2017 Panini Contenders Draft Picks basketball cards

What: 2017 Panini Contenders Draft Picks basketball cards Arrives: Aug. 30 Box basics: Six autographs per six-pack box (12 boxes per case) Where to buy: Click here for boxes & click here for cases What’s buzz-worthy: The stars of the college game are back once again…

First Buzz: 2017 Historic Autographs Autographed Jersey National Edition

What: 2017 Historic Autographs Autographed Jersey National Edition Arrives: July 26 Box basics: One autographed jersey per tin What’s buzz-worthy: Historic Autographs readies this one for the National Sports Collectors Convention and the company will be offering incentives for those who pop a…

First Buzz: 2017 Onyx Preferred Players National Edition autographed baseballs

What: 2017 Onyx Preferred Players National Edition autographed baseballs Arrives: July 26 Box basics: One signed baseball per box (three boxes per mini case; 12 total per case) What’s buzz-worthy: This MLBPA-approved product arrives just in time for this year’s National Sports Collectors…

First Buzz: 2017 Topps Star Wars The Last Jedi trading cards

What: 2017 Topps Star Wars The Last Jedi trading cards Arrives: Dec. 20 Box basics: One autograph or sketch card guaranteed in every two-hit box (12 boxes per case) What’s buzz-worthy: The next Star Wars movie gets its second card set and it arrives a…

First Buzz: 2017 Panini Immaculate Collection baseball cards

What: 2017 Panini Immaculate Collection baseball cards Arrives: Aug. 16 Box basics:  Five autographs or memorabilia cards per six-card box (eight boxes per case) What’s buzz-worthy: Immaculate returns to the diamond with a number of big names but it’s three New York Yankees who will steal the attention for…

First Buzz: 2017 Onyx Platinum Elite baseball cards

What: 2017 Onyx Platinum Elite baseball cards Arrives: July 27 Box basics: At least two autographs per 10-card pack (20 packs per case) What’s buzz-worthy: This prospecting brand will include top young prospects, iconic notable buyback cards and a super-low print run of just…

First Buzz: 2017 Leaf Cut Signature Edition Sports Icons cards

What: 2017 Leaf Cut Signature Edition Sports Icons cards Arrives: October Box basics: One cut signature card per box (20 boxes per case) What’s buzz-worthy: Leaf’s newest cut autograph product sone that promises to be a “value-oriented cut signature item to follow up its…