Following releases of Retro Basketball and Retro Football, today Upper Deck Fleer Retro Hockey Cards come out. The product is heavy on Rare 1990′s insert cards, with each box containing 4. You can also expect a total of 6 Autographs per box. Some of the highlights of former insert sets include ’96-’97 SkyBox Autographics, ’99 SkyBox Premium Autographics, and ’94-’95 Fleer Rookie Sensations!
Other inserts you can find include the following:
- 1997-98 Precious Metal Gems (Red #/100, Blue #/25, and Green #/10)
- 1996-97 Flair Showcase Row 2 Legacy & Legacy Masterpiece parallels!
- 1997-98 EX Essential Credentials Future & Now parallels!
- 1996-97 Flair Showcase Hot Shots!
- 1997-98 SkyBox Premium Golden Touch!
- 1998-99 SKyBox Thunder Noyz Boyz!
- 1998-99 Playmaker’s Theatre!
- 1997 Fleer Diamond Tribute!
- 1998-99 Fleer Tradition Electrifying!
- 1997-98 Ultra Stars!
- 1997-98 Metal Universe Championship Hardware!
- 1998-99 SkyBox Premium Intimidation Nation!
- 1997-98 Jambalaya!
Upper Deck has also announced that over 99% of the autograph content in the product is live.
Here’s the autograph breakdown:
- 1992-93 Fleer Ultra Auto parallel – inserted 1:360
- 1993-94 Fleer Ultra Auto parallel – inserted 1:240
- 1994-95 Fleer Ultra Auto parallel – inserted 1:180
- 1994-95 Fleer Rookie Sensations Autos – inserted 1:23
- 1996-97 SkyBox Autographics – inserted 1:8
- 1999 SkyBox Premium Autographics – inserted 1:16
- Regular Cards Auto parallel – inserted 1:40
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With current stars like Steven Stamkos, Sidney Crosby, Alexander Ovechkin, and NHL Legends Wayne Gretzky, Mario Lemieux, and Bobby Orr included in rare insert cards and autographs, there will definitely be many cards from Retro that collectors are itching to get their hands on.