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Join Date: Jun 2007
2007 Topps HALO
Explore the Entirety of the Halo Phenomenon
Released in 2001 along with Microsoft’s Xbox gaming platform, Halo has exploded to become one of the most successful game franchises of all time! Now much more than just a video game, Halo has branched out to virtually all forms of media including a series of New York Times best selling novels and a soon to be published Marvel Comic book. Now, in conjunction with the release of Halo 3, Topps is proud to present the first-ever Halo trading card set.
Halo’s fan base has been tremendous since its introduction, and continues to grow every day. Halo has sold over 5 million copies, and has gone on to set records unprecedented not only for the video game industry, but also surpassing Hollywood. In 2004, Halo 2 launched to an astonishing $125 million dollars in sales making it the most successful entertainment event of all time!
With release set for August, just in time for Halo 3, Halo Trading Cards will be a must-have for gamers and will feature:
• Awesome Character Cards and Bios of all the major Halo heroes and villains!
• Stunning artwork showcasing the intricacies of the Halo universe, starting at Halo’s very first sneak peek!
• Groundbreaking visuals from the games that will have your pulse pounding with anticipation for the next Halo installment!
• New Visions subset showcasing brand new art commissioned from Topps -- not seen anywhere else!
• Multiple levels of collectible inserts including Foil Cards and Embossed Foil Cards!
• Hobby Exclusive Artist Sketch Cards! This perennial fan favorite invades Halo with some of the top talents in the biz!
Filled with the absolute best of Halo, and a plethora of brand new previews of Halo 3!