There’s a certain flair, a certain way the players are showcased, in Panini America’s new 2017 Illusions Football that will most definitely strike a chord with longtime football collectors. Indeed, the product’s striking aesthetics just might be something reminiscent of a late-1990s release. Once you see the base cards in the must-see gallery that follows, astute collectors will know exactly what we’re alluding to.
Set to arrive in hobby shops across North America on Wednesday, 2017 Illusions Football will feature hobby boxes (five cards per pack, 10 packs per box) that deliver, on average, two autographs, two memorabilia cards and one First Impressions RPA. Trophy Collection base parallels will be found only in the slabbed-and-silver-wrapped card in each box. At leas two boxes in each case will deliver a multi-autograph card.
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