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Box Busters: 2010 TRISTAR TNA Xtreme wrestling cards by Chris Olds

Join Beckett Media’s Chris Olds and Bryan Hornbeck as they rip into a pair of 2010 TRISTAR TNA Xtreme wrestling boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

What will they find inside? Watch and find out …


TRISTAR goes extreme with latest TNA Wrestling card set by Chris Olds

By Chris Olds | Editor

The legendary names are in there, but this time it’s a trading card set with some edge.

A razor’s edge to some degree — you know, what some wrestlers use to be busted open — as TRISTAR‘s latest TNA Wrestling set is called TNA Xtreme and it arrives late this month with a heavy dose of the extreme-style wrestlers the company has utilized lately.

Oh, and it will apparently include the remnants of some scissors’ edges, too, as there will be Lovely Locks Hair Cards that will be signed by one of four TNA Knockouts — the company’s female competitors — and include a strand of their actual hair embedded into the card.

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***NOW CLOSED*** FREE STUFF FRIDAY (3-12) Contest No. 2 — A 2010 Topps WWE Slam Attax full set (130 cards) by Chris Olds
March 11, 2010, 3:28 pm
Filed under: Pro wrestling, Topps, WWE | Tags: , , , , , ,

We’re back with another Free Stuff Friday our weekly ritual where we try and get some cool stuff into the hands of our readers just for answering some simple card-related trivia.

How can you win? Follow the directions below and answer the questions below in a comment right here …  it’s that simple.

Tips: Don’t try stuffing the comments box — we’ll check IP addresses — and make sure to include your name and email address so you can be contacted if you win. (Also note that you will see your comment on your screen after posting but that does not indicate its order of posting as it has not yet been approved. WordPress’ time-stamping of comments once all are approved will determine the winner.)

Get the question(s) after the jump …

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New Topps WWE set’s autograph checklist is full of firsts by Chris Olds


It’s been a long wait for professional wrestling fans, but those ripping into packs of 2009 Topps WWE should find plenty of firsts in the product’s autograph checklists.

It’s been a year-long break before a follow-up to WWE Heritage IV, but the firsts make it worth the wait.

As in the first dual autograph cards found in any WWE release.

As in the first match-used autograph cards found in any WWE release from Topps.

As in the first certified autographs of several younger WWE stars — and even a few legends.

And the first autographs of a few wrestlers in quite some time.

Get the full rundown — and the checklists after the jump.

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