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Free Topps Town Codes

Posted in Newspaperman with tags , , , , , on December 9, 2009 by Cardboard Icons

UPDATE: ALL CODES ARE GONE, THANKS FOR READING …

OK, I’ve gotten enough inquiries about these damn 2009 Topps Town Code cards that I am just going to give away the codes and keep the cards. Want a code? Just leave a comment below. I’ll e-mail the code to you.  Two per e-mail address; I think I’ve got 50 or so, some GOLD ones, too.

2009 Topps Ser. 2 Baseball 3 Pack break

Posted in Box / Pack Break with tags , , , , , , , , on June 20, 2009 by Cardboard Icons

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I said I was going to try this Topps Ser. 2 set after buying just two packs. But I decided to pick up three hobby packs at the card shop the other day. Here’s the break. I’m also working on a few trades, so I’ll post a want list soon enough.

Pack 1

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Pack Break: 2009 Topps Ser. 2 Retail

Posted in Box / Pack Break with tags , , , , , on June 13, 2009 by Cardboard Icons

2009ToppsPacksPicked up two 2009 Topps Series 2 retail packs recently. Here’s the break. I’m going to try this set without buying another pack, so if you’ve got dupes available, let me know.Being a Sox fan, these packs made me pretty happy … Continue reading

A quick look at Topps Town (2009 Topps Baseball)

Posted in Newspaperman with tags , , , , , , , , on February 6, 2009 by Cardboard Icons

2009toppstowndaisukematsuzakaOK, let me say first that it’s pretty obvious that ToppsTown.com is a card and game Web site geared toward kids. I figured as such when I started pulling these coded cards from packs of 2009 Topps baseball this week, but I was curious what I might be missing out on.

The Topps Town stuff existed last year, but honestly I chucked every single card I pulled because they looked like they were just filler. This year, the cards feature actual players, so there is some collectible factor to them. They are seeded one per pack and each card features a special code on the back redeemable for nonsense on the Web site. Continue reading