Originally Posted by PitViper
Yeah, they are. The #30 that I pulled was in beautiful condition. I couldn't keep it though... To me the foil stamp destroys the card.
Conditions probably ranged from a PSA 2 to a PSA 5. Nothing higher, and none were purchased slabbed. All loose. If we'd gotten EX or above we wouldn't have inserted them in the set because, as you say, it would be destroying a very valuable card.