First Buzz: 2016 Bowman Inception baseball cards

16_Bowman Inception Baseball-schwarberWhat: 2016 Bowman Inception baseball cards
Arrives: July 6
Box basics: Four autographed and one autographed Relic in every box.

What’s buzz-worthy: Bowman Inception is back with a new array of colors for top rookies and prospects and five hits in every box without a high-end price — and new this year are veteran autographs signed on-card.

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First Buzz: 2015-16 Panini Revolution basketball cards

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What: 2015-16 Panini Revolution basketball cards
Arrives: Jan. 20, 2016
Hobby box basics: Eight packs per box, five cards per pack and 16 boxes per case (two mini cases inside).

What’s buzz-worthy: This foilboard-centric release will deliver “an old school pack-opening experience with eye-dropping inserts and parallels,” according to the company. We think it’s a brand that might be best summed up as “stunning simplicity.” Collectors can expect to find one autograph in each eight-box inner case, while each box will include seven parallel cards, four rookies, three inserts and one card numbered to less than 100 copies.

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