First Buzz: 2018 BenchWarmer Dream Girls Update trading cards

What: 2018 BenchWarmer Dream Girls Update trading cards
Arrives: February
Hobby box basics: TBD cards per box (16 boxes per case)

What’s buzz-worthy: BenchWarmer’s next release is a sequel to its dream-team theme with photoshoot-used cards alongside, gem and pearl cards as well as autographs from a number of models and celebs.

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First Buzz: 2017 BenchWarmer Hot For Teacher trading cards

What: 2017 BenchWarmer Hot For Teacher trading cards
Arrives: Nov. 1
Hobby box basics: 12 cards per box (16 boxes per case)

What’s buzz-worthy: BenchWarmer’s Hot For Teacher line returns for a fourth time with an array of creative cards under the theme for the set.

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Black November Wave 2 is here — and here are five deals to consider


If you hadn’t noticed, there are a number of boxes with discounted prices now over on the mothership as’s Black November Wave 2 hits today.

Many of the discounts were dramatic enough that Buzz had to sit down and ponder the possibilities in many of the boxes and cases — and here are five boxes that caught this collector’s eye.

2015 Topps baseball Mega Box case
This is the only place to find cards from the 50-card 2015 Topps Chrome Update set and buying by the case is probably the best way for a shot at key rookie parallels and autographs/Relics. Among the notables here? Kris Bryant, Carlos Correa and Francisco Lindor. Statistically there should be at least one Relic per case but the real chase are those key players and their parallels. You get five packs of standard Topps Update and only two packs of Chrome Update but it’s worth it if you buy by the case here — though there is a limit.

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Get the 2016 BenchWarmer Daizy Dukez Update checklist right here

dukes-UnderwoodBenchWarmer has released the checklist for its update to a set from last year that includes only new cards and is on its way to hobby shops now.

The brand is 2016 BenchWarmer Daizy Dukez Update Edition and this follow-up to the previous release includes all-new content — no previously released cards — all with the short-cut denim theme we have seen before.

There are 10 cards per box and eight boxes per case in this one — keep reading to see the entire checklist.

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First Buzz: 2015 BenchWarmer Holiday Past & Presents

CiaraPriceWhat: 2015 BenchWarmer Holiday Past & Presents
Arrives: Dec. 11
Hobby box basics: Box breakdown is TBD (16 boxes per case)

What’s buzz-worthy: This upcoming product is a combination of new cards and “ultra-low numbered archive cards” and, according to the company, there will be only 65 cases produced.

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