Take a look at this week’s new releases featuring products from Topps, Panini, Upper deck, Bowman, Gold Rush, and Leaf! All products are featured below while also including direct links to purchase each new release!

New releases for the week of September 10, 2018 include:

For more information and images showcasing these releases, follow the link below!


SCC-sidebaner_Scoop4

Releasing This Week:

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

2018 Panini Spectra Football

Release Date: Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Configuration: 4 cards per pack; 4 packs per box; 8 boxes per case.

Inside Each Box: 4 autographs and 7 memorabilia cards per box, on average! Look for reverse boxes! 7 autographs and 4 memorabilia cards per box, on average!

Highlights:

Spectra returns in 2018, featuring four autographs, seven memorabilia cards and three prizms per box, on average!

New for 2018 – find Neon Purple and Neon Marble autograph parallels, more on-card autographs than ever before, more one-of-one’s, and look for reverse boxes that feature seven autographs and four memorabilia cards!

Search for mesmerizing Rookie Dual Patch Autographs featuring a pair of signatures and prime swatches sequentially numbered to 35 or less!

Find more on-card autographs in 2018 Spectra from some of football’s greatest icons in Super Bowl Champion Signatures (the only 2018 autograph set featuring photography of the Vince Lombardi Trophy), Illustrious Legends, and Signatures!

Look for stunning Rookie Patch Autographs featuring the NFL’s future stars sequentially #’d/199 or less!

Where To Buy: 2018 Panini Spectra Football

2018 Panini Donruss Football Factory Sets

18donruss-fbset60246.jpg

Release Date: Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Configuration: Each Factory Set includes 401 cards with 300 Base, 50 Rookies, 50 Rated Rookies and 1 Factory-Set Exclusive Rookie Threads Green memorabilia card per box, on average!

Where To Buy: 2018 Panini Donruss Football Factory Sets

2018 Upper Deck Aliens

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Release Date: Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Configuration: 5 cards per pack; 20 packs per box; 12 boxes per case.

Inside Each Box: 4 Alien Blood parallels, 1-2 Synthetic Blood parallels, 1-2 Alien Skin inserts, 1 Weyland-Yutani Plexiglass Business Card, and 1 Actor Autograph or Sketch card.

Highlights: 

  • Celebrating the James Cameron film from 1986!
  • Featuring new signers not seen in previous sets!
  • 3 unique parallels including an Alien Acid Blood Diecut Parallel #d to 25!
  • 3 unique inserts focusing on characters, vehicles, and weapons!
  • Unique Alien Skin insert with three different tiers of rarity!
  • Weyland-Yutani Plexiglass Business Cards! Look for regular and autograph versions!
  • 1 insert or parallel per pack, on average!
  • Chase the Dual Actor Autograph cards and the Actor Autograph Inscriptions!

Where To Buy: 2018 Upper Deck Aliens

2018 Bowman High Tek Baseball

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Release Date: Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Configuration: 10 cards per pack; 1 pack per box; 12 boxes per case.

Inside Each Box:

Each box of 2018 Bowman® High Tek™ Baseball will include:

  • 10 Total Cards
  • 4 On-Card Autograph Cards
  • 1 Base Parallel Card
  • Multiple Base Card Pattern Variations

Highlights:

BASE CARDS

The Bowman® High Tek™ Base Cards will consist of the top prospects of MLB® and 2018 rookies, featuring action photography on acetate technology with multiple pattern variations and color parallel cards.

Base Cards

  • Pattern 1
  • Purple Rainbow Parallel: Sequentially #’d to 150.
  • Green Rainbow Parallel: Sequentially #’d to 99.
  • Ocean Blue Tidal Parallel: Sequentially #’d to 75. NEW!
  • Gold Rainbow Parallel: Sequentially #’d to 50.
  • Orange Magma Diffractor Parallel: Sequentially #’d to 25.
  • Red Orbit Diffractor Parallel: Sequentially #’d to 10.
  • Black Galactic Diffractor Parallel: #’d 1/1.
  • Printing Proofs: #’d 1/1.
  • Pattern 2
  • Pattern 3
  • Pattern 4
  • Pattern 5
  • Pattern 6
  • Pattern 7
  • Pattern 8
  • Pattern 9: SpecTEKular Diffractor #’d 1/1.
  • Pattern 10: Black Galactic Diffractor #’d 1/1.

INSERT CARDS

Insert content has been reconfigured for 2018, with all subsets being sequentially numbered to 99 or less!

Tides of Youth NEW!

Featuring top prospects and the best 2018 MLB® rookies on a design that creates tidal, wave, and ocean themes.

Sequentially #’d to 99.

  • Ocean Blue Parallel: Sequentially #’d to 25.
  • Black Galactic Diffractor Parallel: #’d 1/1.

PyroTEKnics NEW!

Featuring top prospects and the best 2018 MLB® rookies with a scene reminiscent of fireworks.

Sequentially #’d to 99.

  • Ocean Blue Parallel: Sequentially #’d to 25.
  • Black Galactic Diffractor Parallel: #’d 1/1.

1st Bowman TEK NEW!

Featuring the top 1st Bowman® subjects from

2018 Bowman® Baseball. Sequentially #’d to 99.

  • Ocean Blue Parallel: Sequentially #’d to 25.
  • Black Galactic Diffractor Parallel: #’d 1/1.

AUTOGRAPH CARDS

High Tek Autographs

  • Purple Diffractor Parallel: Sequentially #’d.
  • Green Rainbow Parallel: Sequentially #’d to 99.
  • Ocean Blue Tidal Parallel: Sequentially #’d to 75. NEW!
  • Gold Rainbow Parallel: Sequentially #’d to 50.
  • Orange Magma Diffractor Parallel: Sequentially #’d to 25.
  • Red Orbit Diffractor Parallel: Sequentially #’d to 10.
  • Black Galactic Diffractor Parallel: #’d 1/1.
  • Printing Proofs: #’d 1/1.

Also search for on-card autograph variations of each previously mentioned insert set!

Tides of Youth: Sequentially numbered.

PyroTEKnics: Sequentially numbered.

1st Bowman TEK: Sequentially numbered.

Where To Buy: 2018 Bowman High Tek Baseball

2018 Topps Star Wars Masterwork

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Release Date: Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Configuration: 5 cards per mini box; 4 mini boxes per master box.

Inside Each Box: Each mini box contains (2) Masterwork Base cards, (1) Base card parallel, (1) insert card and (1) guaranteed hit card. (2) autos per master box on average.

Highlights: The high-end collector card set you know and love has returned with new characters and new hits!

Featuring:

  • 100 premium 72pt base cards
  • New short prints to chase
  • Wood, foil, canvas and metal insert cards
  • New autograph signers
  • Autograph book cards
  • New relic cards

1 Hit Per Mini Box. 4 Mini Boxes Per Master Box.

2 Autographs per Master Box guaranteed.

BASE CARDS & INSERTS

100 premium 72pt base cards featuring the most notable creatures, characters, and Droids from across the entire Star Wars saga

Parallels:

  • Blue – 1 per pack
  • Green – #’d to 99
  • Purple – #’d to 50
  • Orange – #’d to 10
  • Black – #’d to 5 NEW
  • Gold – #’d 1 of 1
  • Printing Plates – #’d 1 of 1

25 Short Print Character Cards to Chase!

3 New Insert Sets To Collect:

  • History of the Jedi
  • Super Weapons
  • Powerful Partners

Insert Parallels:

  • Rainbow Foil – #’d to 299
  • Canvas – #’d to 25
  • Wood – #’d to 10
  • Metal – #’d to 5
  • Gold Metal – #’d 1 of 1
  • Printing Plates – #’d 1 of 1

AUTOGRAPHS

Look for autographs from over 40 actors from across the saga, including the prequels, the classic saga, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Star Wars: Rogue One,

and Star Wars: The Last Jedi!

Autograph Parallels:

  • Blue Foil – #’d to 99 NEW
  • Rainbow Foil – #’d to 50
  • Canvas – #’d to 25
  • Wood – #’d to 10
  • Silver Framed – #’d to 5
  • Gold Framed – #’d 1 of 1
  • Printing Plates – #’d 1 of 1

Dual Autograph Cards & Triple Autograph Cards

3 New Parallel to Collect:

  • Canvas – #’d to 25 NEW
  • Wood – #’d to 10 NEW
  • Black – #’d to 5
  • Gold – #’d 1 of 1

Look for autographed pen relic cards featuring the pen used by the actor while signing, embedded into the card!

OTHER HITS

Topps Star Wars Masterwork features 1 hit per mini box! Along with autographs, hits include:

  • Quad Autograph Book Cards
  • Heroes Autograph Book Cards and Villains Autograph Book Cards NEW
  • Sketch Cards
  • Sketch Card Books
  • Stamp Cards
  • Commemorative Plastic Patch Cards with parallels to chase NEW
  • Autographed Commemorative Patch Cards with parallels to chase NEW

Where To Buy: 2018 Topps Star Wars Masterwork

2018-19 Panini NHL Hockey Sticker Collection

Screen Shot 2018-09-10 at 11.44.30 AM.png

Release Date: Friday, September 14, 2018

Configuration: 5 stickers per pack; 50 packs per box; 30 boxes per case.

Inside Each Box: 250 stickers

Highlights: The official and exclusive sticker collection of the NHL! The collection comprises approximately 500 stickers, including more than 100 special foil stickers.

·         Each of the NHL’s 31 teams will be featured on its own spread of two color pages, where collectors can place the stickers of the team’s main players.

·         One page highlighting the NHL’s 2017-18 season award winners. Three pages dedicated to the 2018 NHL All-Star Game in Tampa, Florida! A full recap of the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs as well as the 2018 Stanley Cup Final.

·         Collect the first stickers of young stars such as Brock Boeser (Vancouver Canucks), Mathew Barzal (New York Islanders), Nico Hischier (New Jersey Devils), Clayton Keller (Arizona Coyotes), and Charlie McAvoy (Boston Bruins)!

Where To Buy: 2018-19 Panini NHL Hockey Sticker Collection

2018 Topps Heritage High Number Baseball

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Release Date: Friday, September 14, 2018

Configuration: 9 cards per pack; 24 packs per box; 12 boxes per case.

Inside Each Box: 1 autograph or relic card per box.

Highlights: CONTINUE COLLECTING THE CLASSIC 1969 TOPPS BASEBALL DESIGN IN THIS YEAR’S TOPPS HERITAGE HIGH NUMBER BASEBALL, AND COMPLETE YOUR SET WITH SPECTACULAR ROOKIE CALL-UPS AND TRADED VETERAN PLAYERS. MAJOR HIGHLIGHTS OF THE SET WILL INCLUDE REAL ONE AUTOGRAPHS, CLUBHOUSE COLLECTION AUTOGRAPH RELICS, AND MUCH MORE!

BASE CARDS

(225 subjects): Picking up where 2018 Heritage left off and numbered 501-725, collect the rookie call-ups and traded veteran players that are essential to complete the set.

The last 25 cards are short-printed and inserted 1:3 packs.

BASE CARD PARALLELS

MAGENTA BACKS – Limited to 10.

100TH ANNIVERSARY BACKS – Limited to 25.

BLACK-BORDERED PARALLEL – Limited to 50. HOBBY ONLY

FLIP STOCK PARALLEL – Limited to 5. HOBBY ONLY

BASE CARD MINI VARIATIONS

Mini Base Variation – #’d to 100.

BASE CARD VARIATIONS

ERROR SHORT-PRINTS

TRADE VARIATIONS

THROWBACK UNIFORM VARIATIONS

ACTION IMAGE VARIATIONS HOBBY ONLY

TEAM NAME COLOR VARIATIONS HOBBY ONLY

NICKNAME VARIATIONS

BASE CARD CHROME PARALLELS

BASE CARD CHROME VARIATION – Chrome technology with white borders. Sequentially numbered.

  • Chrome Refractor Parallel – #’d to 569.
  • Chrome Black Bordered Parallel – #’d to 69.
  • Chrome Gold Bordered Parallel – #’d to 5. HOBBY ONLY
  • Chrome Superfractor Parallel – #’d 1/1.
  • Chrome HOT BOX Refractor Parallel – HOBBY & VALUE BOX

AUTOGRAPH RELIC CARDS

CLUBHOUSE COLLECTION AUTOGRAPH RELICS – Single uniform and bat relic cards to be signed on card by active and retired players. Hand-numbered to 25.

Autograph Patch Parallel – Hand-numbered 1/1. HOBBY ONLY – NEW!

AUTOGRAPH CARDS

REAL ONE AUTOGRAPHS – Retired and active players sign ON-CARD autographs in blue ink. Select cards will feature players that appeared for the last time on a Topps card in 1969.

Real One Special Edition – hand #’d to 69. Signed in red ink REAL ONE DUAL AUTOGRAPHS – Retired and active players from the same franchise sign ON-CARD autographs in blue ink. Hand-numbered to 25. HOBBY ONLY

AMAZIN’ METS AUTOGRAPHS – Members of the World Series® Champion 1969 New York Mets® sign ON-CARD autographs in blue ink. Numbered to 69. NEW!

REGGIE JACKSON HIGHLIGHTS AUTOGRAPHS – Autographs will be signed on card in blue ink. Hand-numbered to 5. NEW!

RELIC CARDS

CLUBHOUSE COLLECTION RELICS – Single uniform and bat relic cards of active stars.

  • Gold Parallel – #’d to 99
  • Patch Parallel – Hand-numbered 1/1 HOBBY ONLY

CLUBHOUSE COLLECTION DUAL RELIC – Dual uniform and/or bat relic cards featuring a player from 1969 matched with a current player from the same franchise. Hand-numbered to 69

  • Patch Parallel – Hand-numbered 1/1 HOBBY ONLY

CLUBHOUSE COLLECTION TRIPLE RELIC – Triple uniform and/or bat relic cards featuring players from 1969 matched with a current player from the same franchise. Hand-numbered to 25.

  • Patch Parallel – Hand-numbered 1/1 HOBBY ONLY

CLUBHOUSE COLLECTION QUAD RELIC – Quad uniform and bat relic cards featuring players from 1969 matched with a current player from the same franchise. Hand-numbered to 10.

  • Patch Parallel – Hand-numbered 1/1 HOBBY ONLY

1969 BASEBALL CUT SIGNATURES – Featuring deceased players from the 1969 set. #’d 1/1.

1969 CELEBRITY CUT SIGNATURES – Featuring musicians and celebrities that were popular or relevant in 1969. #’d 1/1.

INSERT CARDS

ROOKIE PERFORMERS – Top rookie players not captured in the first Heritage set.

NOW AND THEN – Highlights from the 2017 season and connections to 1969.

COMBO CARDS – Featuring two or more players in a single image with a name for the combination.

AWARD WINNERS – Cards for each pair of players named 2017 MVP, Cy Young, Rookie of the Year, Manager of the Year, All-Star MVP, and World Series® MVP.

NEW! REGGIE JACKSON HIGHLIGHTS – Showcasing the career highlights of an MLB ® career that began in 1969. HOBBY ONLY

NEW! MIRACLE OF ’69 – Highlights of 1969 New York Mets® Postseason ™ run and World Series ® victory.

1969 TOPPS DECKLE EDGE – Reproducing the 1969 Topps Baseball Deckle Edge insert

BOX LOADERS

1969 TOPPS BAZOOKA AD PANEL – Styled after the 1969 Topps Bazooka packaging. HOBBY ONLY

1969 TOPPS ORIGINALS – Original cards foil-stamped and inserted in a wrap. HOBBY ONLY

Where To Buy: 2018 Topps Heritage High Number Baseball

2018 Gold Rush Autographed Baseball Jersey Edition

Screen Shot 2018-09-10 at 11.37.46 AM.png

Release Date: Friday, September 14, 2018

Configuration: 1 autographed jersey per box.

Inside Each Box: 1 autographed jersey per box.

Highlights: Gold Rush is proud to present 2018 Gold Rush Autographed Baseball Jersey Edition Series 2!

Each box of 2018 GOld Rush Autographed Baseball Jersey Edition Series 2 comes with (1) autographed jersey, along with a certificate of authenticity.

Look for jerseys from some of today’s brighest stars, diamond greats, and Hall of Famers, including:

  • Shohei Ohtani
  • Mike Trout
  • Bryce Harper
  • Clayton Kershaw
  • Ichiro
  • Jose Altuve
  • Hank Aaron
  • Ernie Banks
  • Cal Ripken Jr
  • Nolan Ryan
  • and many more!

Where To Buy: 2018 Gold Rush Autographed Baseball Jersey Edition

2018 Leaf Trinity Football

Screen Shot 2018-09-10 at 11.36.22 AM.png

Release Date: Friday, September 14, 2018

Configuration: 5 cards per pack; 1 pack per box; 12 boxes per case.

Inside Each Box: 5 autographed cards per box.

Highlights: LEAF IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE RETURN OF ONE OF ITS MOST POPULAR DRAFT FOOTBALL RELEASES, 2018 LEAF TRINITY FOOTBALL!

THIS RELEASE ONCE AGAIN FEATURES THE “TRINITY” OF TRADING CARD EXCITEMENT INCLUDING CLEAR ACETATE SIGNATURES, TRINITY SIGNATURES (MANY WITH SPECIAL INSCRIPTIONS) AND TRINITY’S EXCITING PATCH/JERSEY AUTOGRAPHS.

AS USUAL, THIS RELEASE FEATURES AN INCREDIBLE COLLECTION OF THE MOST ELITE YOUNG PROSPECTS WITH A HEAVY EMPHASIS ON SKILL POSITION PLAYERS. THE 2018 DRAFT IS HIGHLY RECOGNIZED AS ONE OF THE BEST IN YEARS.

WHEN YOU COUPLE THIS EXCITEMENT WITH THE IMMENSE POPULARITY OF THIS RELEASE ANNUALLY, A STAR IS BORN!

Where To Buy: 2018 Leaf Trinity Football

 

Follow SCC Trading Cards on Twitter @scctradingcards, on Instagram @scctradingcards, & like us on Facebook!

Did you know that we have our own logo apparel and accessories! Show your support for the Steel City Scoop by visiting our shop!

Don’t forget to listen to our weekly Steel City Scoop podcast! Each week we give listeners the Inside Scoop on industry news and product releases while also speaking with experts and representatives from all corners of the hobby!

See more industry news here!

Screen Shot 2018-05-23 at 2.08.52 PM