Board Buzz: Must-read threads on the Blowout Forums (Nov. 5)

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The Blowout Cards Forums are where thousands of collectors converge daily to discuss, well, a little bit of everything. Here are five threads about collecting and more that you should check out right now.

What’s Buzzing Today: Reactions to 2016 Topps Transcendent Collection, a loaded USA Baseball case, an oldschool National Treasures NFL case, the WWE Slam Crate and scouting the Black November deals.

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First Buzz: 2016 Topps Transcendent Collection baseball cards + final autograph signer checklist

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What: 2016 Topps Transcendent Collection baseball cards
Arrives: Dec. 7
Box basics:  52 autographs per 168-card briefcase (one briefcase per case)

What’s buzz-worthy: Topps is unleashing the priciest box of baseball cards in history as part of its 65th Anniversary celebration — a box loaded with ink, nods to the past, sketches and, well, plenty more in what Topps calls a “once-in-a-lifetime extremely limited release” that “will represent the most premium of trading card experiences.”

So, what comes in a case? Keep reading for more info and a full gallery of images released so far.

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