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!
o Awesome Character Cards and Bios of all the major Halo heroes and villains!
o Stunning artwork showcasing the intricacies of the Halo universe, starting at Halo's very first sneak peek!
o Groundbreaking visuals from the games that will have your pulse pounding with anticipation for the next Halo installment!
o New Visions subset showcasing brand new commissioned from Topps -- not seen anywhere else!
o Multiple levels of collectible inserts including Foil Cards and Embossed Foil Cards!
o Hobby Exclusive Artist Sketch Cards! This perennial fan favorite invades Halo with some of the top talents in the biz!