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Forum: NON-SPORTS 06-12-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 330
Posted By sketchopolix
I'm going to disagree with this particular line....

I'm going to disagree with this particular line. Once you commission something (usually your preference unless you're like that one guy on eBay who flips APs) the resell value is probably less than...
Forum: NON-SPORTS 05-22-2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 12,056
Posted By sketchopolix
Mr. Jusko, or Joe if you prefer, this is the...

Mr. Jusko, or Joe if you prefer, this is the Marvel set we have all been waiting for since 1996 (your first set was excellent, the Bell/Vallejo '96 set was a worthy successor).

Your description of...
Forum: NON-SPORTS 05-14-2015, 05:58 PM
Replies: 327
Views: 22,657
Posted By sketchopolix
If you like sketches, this set breaks like a...

If you like sketches, this set breaks like a beast. Kudos to art director George at Cryptozoic for upping the game over the first Hobbit release. Thank you for your hard work George.

Any chance...
Forum: NON-SPORTS 04-25-2015, 07:32 AM
Replies: 327
Views: 22,657
Posted By sketchopolix
Beautiful work James.

Beautiful work James.
Forum: NON-SPORTS SINGLES BUY/SELL/TRADE 04-13-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 316
Posted By sketchopolix
If you want to go the gambling route, Upper...

If you want to go the gambling route, Upper Deck's Disney Treasures Series 1 was supposed to have a Walt signature packed out. Never heard of it being pulled so you never know......
Forum: NON-SPORT BOX Breaks 04-09-2015, 05:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 581
Posted By sketchopolix
Been in the sketch game since 2008 and this is...

Been in the sketch game since 2008 and this is the first NAR I've pulled from a mass-market product so that tells you how rare this is. Cool to still be able to have that kind of shock and awe moment...
Forum: NON-SPORT BOX Breaks 04-08-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 838
Posted By sketchopolix
Very nice!

Very nice!
Forum: NON-SPORT BOX Breaks 04-08-2015, 06:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 581
Posted By sketchopolix
That's what I remember and I know I saw at least...

That's what I remember and I know I saw at least two pulled in Hong Kong.
Forum: NON-SPORT BOX Breaks 04-08-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 581
Posted By sketchopolix
Marvel Retro NAR

Easter Bunny treated me to some Retro, courtesy of BO's easter coupon. Thanks Easter Bunny!
Forum: NON-SPORT BOX Breaks 04-08-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 414
Posted By sketchopolix
Actually, this is the original Groot. ...

Actually, this is the original Groot.
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Forum: NON-SPORTS 04-05-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 864
Views: 22,062
Posted By sketchopolix
Eh. Think there are probably some other super...

Eh. Think there are probably some other super limited things you could do that would be better.
Forum: NON-SPORT BOX Breaks 04-02-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 893
Posted By sketchopolix
Now THAT was impressive.

Now THAT was impressive.
Forum: NON-SPORTS 04-01-2015, 07:00 AM
Replies: 327
Views: 22,657
Posted By sketchopolix
I already got one of his APs! Hobbiton!

I already got one of his APs! Hobbiton!
Forum: NON-SPORTS 03-29-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 864
Views: 22,062
Posted By sketchopolix
For any artists looking for inspiration, as I was...

For any artists looking for inspiration, as I was just looking at Russ's great cards from the last set I was reminded of the 1938 Horrors of War cards by Gum. If someone did homage cards to that...
Forum: NON-SPORTS 03-26-2015, 09:14 AM
Replies: 266
Views: 12,760
Posted By sketchopolix
OMG. The queen of them all.

OMG. The queen of them all.
Forum: NON-SPORTS 03-25-2015, 04:24 PM
Replies: 864
Views: 22,062
Posted By sketchopolix
'Nuff said!

'Nuff said!
Forum: NON-SPORTS 03-25-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 2,139
Posted By sketchopolix
Wink The new Buffy auto pack. NEXT! :)

The new Buffy auto pack.

NEXT!

:)
Forum: NON-SPORTS 03-24-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 266
Views: 12,760
Posted By sketchopolix
I hope every art director (Topps, Crypto, UD, RA)...

I hope every art director (Topps, Crypto, UD, RA) is paying attention - they should be falling over themselves to get her on the job!
Forum: NON-SPORTS 03-24-2015, 11:37 AM
Replies: 266
Views: 12,760
Posted By sketchopolix
WOW! Now that is some quality work.

WOW! Now that is some quality work.
Forum: NON-SPORTS 03-22-2015, 11:25 AM
Replies: 266
Views: 12,760
Posted By sketchopolix
Is that George as the figurehead of Jack's stolen...

Is that George as the figurehead of Jack's stolen Harp????

I know the answer is "no", but it COULD be...
Forum: NON-SPORTS 03-22-2015, 11:04 AM
Replies: 864
Views: 22,062
Posted By sketchopolix
5K might even be pushing it, though I know you...

5K might even be pushing it, though I know you have to have some sort of profit margin to get a green light on this. If you do an 8-box case again, hopefully no more than 500 cases = 4K.

Love the...
Forum: NON-SPORTS 03-22-2015, 07:46 AM
Replies: 864
Views: 22,062
Posted By sketchopolix
That last part should be a huge assest. I assume...

That last part should be a huge assest. I assume you're the same person that was moderating for Topps here about the prior MA release (sorry don't remember seeing a last name - just Al). If so, your...
Forum: NON-SPORTS 03-22-2015, 07:20 AM
Replies: 864
Views: 22,062
Posted By sketchopolix
Nice looking mug - kudos for giving props to a...

Nice looking mug - kudos for giving props to a bookstore!
Forum: NON-SPORT BOX Breaks 03-19-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 721
Posted By sketchopolix
If you've caught the bug, I am running a slew of...

If you've caught the bug, I am running a slew of Marvel sketch card auctions that end this weekend/Monday/Tuesday on eBay. Some serious eye candy abounds from various sets including the original...
Forum: NON-SPORT BOX Breaks 03-17-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 878
Posted By sketchopolix
Congrats on that great hit. I should be opening...

Congrats on that great hit. I should be opening these cases myself instead of selling! Always happy to see a good customer hit a home run.
Forum: NON-SPORT BOX Breaks 03-16-2015, 11:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 742
Posted By sketchopolix
Definitely Hetrick. This was her early work.

Definitely Hetrick. This was her early work.
Forum: NON-SPORT BOX Breaks 03-16-2015, 07:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 742
Posted By sketchopolix
Ferrara = LIlith Kohse = Stature Davis -...

Ferrara = LIlith
Kohse = Stature
Davis - headpiece says god character - can't place her.
Forum: NON-SPORT BOX Breaks 03-15-2015, 07:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 499
Posted By sketchopolix
Hepzibah........

Hepzibah........
Forum: NON-SPORTS 03-09-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 4,359
Views: 209,426
Posted By sketchopolix
:) Shum things are not created equal. ...

:)

Shum things are not created equal.

We all get that Topps wants to make money so we understand why they cranked up production on SWM. Still, the clear moral of that story is that more is not...
Forum: NON-SPORTS 03-07-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 4,359
Views: 209,426
Posted By sketchopolix
I get that, and ROTJ 3-D had the advantage of...

I get that, and ROTJ 3-D had the advantage of extra space so there's that. Still, too many B&W basic sketches in SWM where people didn't even try to lay something interesting out for me to say home...
Forum: NON-SPORTS 03-07-2015, 01:59 PM
Replies: 4,359
Views: 209,426
Posted By sketchopolix
Russ not to denigrate some people's effort, but...

Russ not to denigrate some people's effort, but if by home run you mean the sketches were consistently good+, the evidence does not support that. SWM a great seller with a lot of content, but the...
Forum: NON-SPORTS 03-06-2015, 05:55 AM
Replies: 4,359
Views: 209,426
Posted By sketchopolix
Was recently listening to the commentary while...

Was recently listening to the commentary while watching ESB recently and that's not exactly how Lucas put it. He chalked the scars up to all the fighting Luke had been doing since the first movie.
Forum: NON-SPORTS 03-05-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 464
Views: 24,661
Posted By sketchopolix
I sold Iron Man for $500.

I sold Iron Man for $500.
Forum: Off Topic 02-28-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,112
Posted By sketchopolix
An impressive human being. You can see a better...

An impressive human being. You can see a better image to read this column more clearly at the NPR website.
Forum: NON-SPORTS 02-16-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 4,359
Views: 209,426
Posted By sketchopolix
Impossible to cherry pick these. The heavy boxes...

Impossible to cherry pick these. The heavy boxes could be a $30 relic or a $50 framed auto - hardly a great hit. Any could contain a fantastic sketch, or good auto. Most of the good cases have...
Forum: NON-SPORT BOX Breaks 02-15-2015, 05:54 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,491
Posted By sketchopolix
I'll join the congratulations bandwagon on that...

I'll join the congratulations bandwagon on that one - could not have gone to anyone more deserving.
Forum: NON-SPORTS 02-10-2015, 04:37 PM
Replies: 527
Views: 28,748
Posted By sketchopolix
That, or that's her Hunger Games homage - isn't...

That, or that's her Hunger Games homage - isn't Katniss an archer too :)
Forum: NON-SPORTS 02-10-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 4,359
Views: 209,426
Posted By sketchopolix
Some of those sketches are pretty Wayne's World. ...

Some of those sketches are pretty Wayne's World.
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Forum: NON-SPORT BOX Breaks 02-10-2015, 04:34 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,824
Posted By sketchopolix
Ever the optimist Tim - let's hope that's how it...

Ever the optimist Tim - let's hope that's how it turns out. Have to say that extended deadline for additional sketches appears to have diluted the gene pool. Lot's of Wayne's World sketches slipped...
Forum: NON-SPORTS 02-10-2015, 04:03 PM
Replies: 527
Views: 28,748
Posted By sketchopolix
Maybe she's a Steve Martin fan????

Maybe she's a Steve Martin fan????
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