Topps Star Wars Illustrated: The Empire Strikes Back Box 04/29/2015


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Product Description
Configuration: 12 boxes per case. 24 packs per box. 6 cards per pack.

Is the Topps Star Wars trading card platform that lets you see the Radio Dramas like never before!

Did you know there was a Radio Drama based on the original Star Wars trilogy? In 1983, NPR broadcasted the 3+ hour Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back story to millions of listeners. The Radio Drama add a significant amount of backstory to the Star Wars saga and includes expansion of legendary scenes such as Luke's duel with Darth Vader and the Battle at Hoth.



100-Card Base Set

- Purple
- Bronze
- Gold


One Year Earlier (1:2)
- 15 cards illustrating what happened in the year before The Empire Strikes Back

Movie Poster Artist Reinterpretations (1:3)
- 10 artist reinterpretations of classic The Empire Strikes Back posters movie poster

Embossed Carbonite Character Inserts (1:12)
- 8 foil cards that combine to create a scene from the radio drama

The Mission: Capture Luke Skywalker (1:8)
- 12 cards depicting this vital mission in the story


Panorama Sketch Cards
- Book cards that are original pieces of art hand drawn by fan favorite Topps artists

Film Cell Relics Authentic
- 35mm film cells from the original 1980 The Empire Strikes Back film embedded within cards

Printing Plates
- One of a kind printing plates from the production of the base and insert cards

Artist Autographs
- Base parallel signed by the artist who created it

- Sketch cards autographed by top Star Wars actors from the movie and radio drama