TRISTAR, the nationâ<80><99>s premier producer of sports collectibles and memorabilia, announced the upcoming release of its all-new Total Nonstop Action Wrestling trading cards set, named â<80><9c>TNA CROSS THE LINE.â<80>
The new set of high-quality, glossy cards features TNA Superstars and Knockouts, with parallel editions of each card featuring serial numbering. TNA CROSS THE LINE Trading Cards includes these unique subsets:
Insanity â<80>” The high-flying, daredevil moves of TNA stars.
TNA Debut â<80>” The first card of new TNA stars, including Mick Foley and Taylor Wilde, plus new alliances such as the Main Event Mafia and Beer Money, Inc.
6 Years of Glory â<80>” The memories of those who have been with TNA since the companyâ<80><99>s inception.
Getting to Knowâ<80>¦., If I Wasnâ<80><99>t A Wrestler, Wrestling Roots and Top Rope â<80>” Learn more about your favorite TNA stars.
Muscles, Ink â<80>” Focuses on the wrestlersâ<80><99> fitness and tattoos.
Then & Now â<80>” TNA Stars past and present.
TNA Rivals â<80>” Showcases some of the most intense rivalries between TNA stars.
Drawn to TNA â<80>” An artistic look at TNA stars, some drawn by the stars themselves, others by professional artist Scott Blair.
The Write Stuff â<80>” A look at TNA stars and matches from the perspective of wrestling media.
Special cards showcase hot shots from the TNA iMPACT! Video Game by Midway, complete with special game tips on the card backs. Plus, look for cards of Kyra Angle, the 5 year-old daughter of Kurt and Karen Angle, who has appeared on TNA iMPACT!, and Steve McMichael, the former Chicago Bears legend who served as a special guest referee at â<80><9c>Bound For Glory IVâ<80> in Chicago in October.
TNA CROSS THE LINE Trading Cards also includes TNAutograph cards, featuring single, dual, triple and quad autographs of more than 60 different TNA Wrestling stars. A number of the stars hand wrote a limited number of special inscriptions with their autographs, including Kurt Angle – â<80>~Olympic Gold’, Angelina Love and Velvet Sky – ‘The Beautiful People’ and Matt Morgan – ‘The Blueprint.’ TNA CROSS THE LINE features the highly-anticipated, first TNA autographed card of Mick Foley.
TNA Authentic Action event-used memorabilia cards give fans the opportunity to own a piece of their favorite stars, as TRISTAR has secured clothes off the starsâ<80><99> backs and other special items, with swatches included on these special cards. The event-used memorabilia cards in CROSS THE LINE feature pieces of items including Stingâ<80><99>s bat used in the main event at â<80><9c>Victory Road,â<80> a paper bag used by The Beautiful People, clothing worn by AJ Styles, Kurt Angle, Christy Hemme and many more. Look for dual event-used memorabilia cards, plus event-used memorabilia and autograph combo cards.
A new, special feature of TNA CROSS THE LINE Trading Cards is the inclusion of High iMPACT! Championship Cards. These randomly-inserted cards can be redeemed for special autographed items and opportunities including:
– Black bats hand signed by Sting. (Limited edition of 12, numbered with â<80><9c>CTLâ<80> by Sting)
– Limited edition autographed baseballs hand signed by TNA stars, including AJ Styles, Samoa Joe, Sting, Taylor Wilde, Angelina Love, Velvet Sky and more.
– Phone calls from TNA stars.
– Tickets and backstage visit at a TNA live event.
– Autographed photos hand signed by TNA stars.
TRISTAR vice president Mandy Fuerst said the company is looking forward to building upon the success of TRISTARâ<80><99>s inaugural TNA trading cards (iMPACT!), released earlier this year.
â<80><9c>TNA iMPACT! Trading Cards were very well received, and we look forward to unveiling this new set (CROSS THE LINE) with all-new card designs, subsets and special features,â<80> Fuerst said. â<80><9c>TNA trading cards are a great way for fans to collect their favorite stars, and collectors out there recognize the value of these cards with all of the autographs, serially-numbered parallels and event-used memorabilia cards.â<80>
The TNA CROSS THE LINE Trading Card checklists, as well as all the card details, are available online at www.TNAWrestlingCards.com .