Buzz Break: 2017 Topps Star Wars Rogue One: Series 2 (hobby box)

From time to time, Buzz will break a box of something and post the results here. Like this and want to see more? Or maybe there’s a box you’d want to see busted? Send Buzz an email at BlowoutBuzz@blowoutcards.com.

The box: 2017 Topps Star Wars Rogue One: Series 2 trading cards (hobby box)
Where to buy:
 BlowoutCards.com

Packs per box:
 24
Cards per pack: 8
Cards in this box: 192
Base set completion: 
100 of 100 (100 percent)
Duplicates: 15

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Board Buzz: Must-read threads on the Blowout Forums (Dec. 20)

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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: Star Wars Rogue One and WWE Divas Revolution breaks along with a Super case of 2016 Bowman Draft, an impressive A.I. collection and what about “Ravishing” Rick Rude’s best card?

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Buzz Break: 2016 Topps Star Wars Rogue One Series 1 (blaster box)

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From time to time, Buzz will break a box of something and post the results here. Like this and want to see more? Or maybe there’s a box you’d want to see busted? Send Buzz an email at BlowoutBuzz@blowoutcards.com.

s-l1600-2The box: 2016 Topps Star Wars Rogue One Series 1 trading cards (blaster box)
Where to buy:
 BlowoutCards.com (for hobby)

Packs per box:
 11 (10 standard plus one medallion pack)
Cards per pack: 6
Cards in this box: 62
Base set completion: 
40 of 90 (44 percent)
Duplicates: 0

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Board Buzz: Must-read threads on the Blowout Forums (Dec. 17)

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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: Star Wars Rogue One, Americana breaks, NFL legends & more.

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Felicity Jones autos highlight Topps Star Wars Rogue One checklist

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The lead in Rogue One is signing for Topps’ newest Star Wars set but — spoiler alert — she’s only available as a redemption.

Oscar nominee Felicity Jones has autographs in 2016 Topps Star Wars Rogue One Series 1, which officially arrives today along with the final checklist that she appears on.

It’s a card that’s already in demand — and the asking prices for those already on eBay are out of this galaxy.

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Buzz Movie Trailer Vote: Baywatch (opens May 19) + check out even more upcoming trailers here

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The first trailer for Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson‘s Baywatch reboot has arrived in advance of its arrival on May 19, giving the world a new take — an R-rated comedy — at the life-saving crew that included C.J. Parker, Mitch Buchanan and Stephanie Holden.

Oh, and we’re sure we’ll get another character — The Hoff — with a cameo, too.

Check out the trailer and tell us what you think after the jump.

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New Era readies new wave of Star Wars Rogue One caps, knits

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No, it’s not the new baseball cap for the Las Vegas Vaders, it’s the newest creation from New Era for an upcoming film that nearly everyone should know about now.

It’s Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, and while we have to wait 14 more days for that film to arrive the company’s cap collection for the movie is here.

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Forest Whitaker signs with Topps for new Star Wars Rogue One card set

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One of Rogue One‘s biggest stars is signing for the next Topps Star Wars set.

Oscar-winner Forest Whitaker will have autographs in 2016 Topps Star Wars Rogue One Series 1, which arrives on Dec. 14 in advance of the film two days later.

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Topps’ Rogue One Mission Briefing Monday sets will help preview upcoming Star Wars film

Fans of the upcoming Rogue One film can get their Star Wars fix on cardboard every single week with a new set and online program from Topps that launched on Monday.

It’s 2016 Topps Rogue One Mission Briefing Monday and it will be sold via sets each week only initially on Topps.com. This first set includes six cards and they are all images that were previously teased by Entertainment Weekly. They use the memorable 1977 Topps Star Wars design.

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First Buzz: Topps Rogue One – A Star Wars Story Series 2 trading cards

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What: Topps Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Series 2 trading cards
Arrives: March 22
Box basics: Two hits per 24-pack box (12 boxes per case)
Checklist: Click here to view

What’s buzz-worthy: The next Star Wars movie comes to cardboard for a second time with a new wave of autographs, visuals and spoilers — but that’s just fine because the film arrives before this one does next spring.

Keep reading for more as well as a gallery of images.

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New Rogue One trailer wasn’t only Star Wars reveal of week

 

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A new trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story dropped this week and it’s giving us all a glimpse into the story that happens before the original 1977 Star Wars film.

That wasn’t the only unveiling of images from the film set to arrive on Dec. 16 as Enterainment Weekly teased some mocked Topps cards also to come soon.

Keep reading to check both of them out …

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Board Buzz: Must-read threads on the Blowout Forums (Oct. 9)

flawless-katThe 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: Flawless breaks, Star Wars cases, NFL & more.

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Buzz Break: 2016 Topps Star Wars Rogue One: Mission Briefing (hobby)

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From time to time, Buzz will break a box of something and post the results here. Like this and want to see more? Or maybe there’s a box you’d want to see busted? Send Buzz an email at BlowoutBuzz@blowoutcards.com.

s-l1600The box: 2016 Topps Star Wars Rogue One: Mission Briefing trading cards (hobby box)
Where to buy:
 BlowoutCards.com

Packs per box:
 24
Cards per pack: 8
Cards in this box: 189
Base set completion: 
110 of 110 (100 percent)
Duplicates: 27

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Gallery: 2016 Topps Star Wars Rogue One: Mission Briefing

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The first Rogue One trading cards hit the market today, adding to the Star Wars legacy of cardboard that’s spanned nearly 40 years with Topps.

Like the movie, which sets the table for what’s to come (and already came to the big screen), 2016 Topps Star Wars Rogue One: Mission Briefing does the same by offering glimpses from the movie that arrives on Dec. 16 without any cardboard spoilers.

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Gallery: Topps’ upcoming wave of Star Wars Rogue One signers

14225362_969077846553110_5446186889521676753_nTopps has been teasing some of the autograph signers for its next Star Wars set and that includes a deep, deep roster of those who have brought a universe to the screen.

One of those signers is even George Lucas‘ son, Jett, who appears in two of the prequels — Attack of the Clones and Revenge of the Sith. 

Believe it or not, he’s signed before — he had a single autographed card in 2013 Star Wars Galactic Files — but that’s it.

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Funko ready to unleash big wave of Star Wars Rogue One toys

jpeg-17The next Star Wars movie, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, tells the back story of how the plans for the Death Star came into the Rebel Alliance’s hands for the events we saw back in the original Star Wars.

And it’s the next wave of Funko toys will help tell us who the players are in this new (old) tale.

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Buzz Movie Trailer Vote: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (opens Dec. 16)

Star-Wars-Rogue-OneThe first trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story has arrived in advance of its arrival on Dec. 16.

Check out the trailer — and tell us what you think — after the jump.

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story poster & teasers hit at Celebration Europe

Star-Wars-Rogue-One-posterRogue One: A Star Wars Story doesn’t arrive until December, but the first poster and a making-of highlights reel were unleashed upon the masses today at Star Wars Celebration Europe.

If the poster didn’t tell you, it’s the back story before A New Hope (the first Star Wars film) with a focus on the Death Star.

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First Buzz: 2016 Topps Star Wars Road to Rogue One trading cards

2016-Star-Wars-Road-to-Rogue-One-triple-autoWhat: 2016 Topps Star Wars Road to Rogue One trading cards
Arrives: Sept. 30
Box basics: Two hits in every 24-pack hobby box (12 boxes per case)

What’s buzz-worthy: The next Star Wars movie gets a preview trading card set with a throwback design and Heritage-style stock in advance of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story on Dec. 16. The film will story will focus on rebel spies on a mission to steal the plans for the Death Star.

Keep reading for more and a full gallery of images.

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