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Old 01-14-2013, 03:48 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Since Leaf Originals Wrestling came out it has been my goal to collect the Iron Sheik Ultimate Collection. I have accomplished my goal on the Iron Sheik Alternate Art card, aside from owning each plate, which is probably an unaccomplishable task, I have at least one of each version. I am still in need of the base Black 1/1, but have secured 5 out of the ten red parallels. Also not pictured is a base printing plate that has yet to arrive. I am curious if anyone else has collected all of the cards for a particular wrestler, and if so, who?
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Old 01-14-2013, 05:39 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Nice Sheik collection!

I collect the Dan Severn cards.

I am one card away from a double rainbow (I have both 1/1's). No printing plates though, just because I don't really care about the printing plates.
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Congrats on the great accomplishment! Wish you the best in finding and securing the missing 1/1! I believe there's another poster on here who has one of the Greg Valentine pose collections.

Would love to see the Severn collection as well!
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Congrats on the great accomplishment! Wish you the best in finding and securing the missing 1/1! I believe there's another poster on here who has one of the Greg Valentine pose collections.

Would love to see the Severn collection as well!
I'll post a pic when I find the missing card.

Would like to complete Ken Shamrock too. I have one of the 1/1's. If I can get the other, I'll try to complete it.
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Great collection. I love Sheikiebaby, bubba.
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I have all of Valentine except for the black 1/1 which hasn't surfaced yet. I do have to plates though.



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Old 01-16-2013, 08:06 PM   #7 (permalink)
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You probably know already, but the other black 1/1 Valentine is on feebay:

2012 Leaf Originals Black Greg Valentine on Card Autograph Alternate 1 1 | eBay
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Yeah, severely overpriced. If it was like $50 I'd go after that set as well.
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Great Sheik collection. One of the more completed runs I've seen on a card from set.

Seeing some of these it looks like a majority of the product has been busted open.

Next Leaf Wrestling Series should be very good. Just hope not too many repeats.
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Old 01-17-2013, 11:19 PM   #10 (permalink)
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I definitely overpaid for the Sheik black, but it is kind of cool to know you own the only possible set. Sometimes you just gotta say screw it as a collector. I have the Nikolai Volkoff Alternate black as well and may wind up completing his cards just to have the Iron Sheik and Volkoff collections side by side. I am also a huge Heenan fan and am very close on both cards, if the blacks ever pop up for sale.

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Have you seen any Sheiks pop up with Iron Sheik auto. I know sometimes he signs that.

Any luck on black Valentine Ty.
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I am doing the Poffos and KoKos.... I don't have them all in one place yet... long story.
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I am doing the Poffos and KoKos.... I don't have them all in one place yet... long story.
Always like good collecting stories. Fill us in.
KoKo card is one of my favorite cards in the set. Kong did a great job on it, very colorful. I like how some Koko did bird wings and has a lot of color ink variations.
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