Release Information

  • RELEASE DATE: February 14, 2019
  • ON SALE WINDOW: 7 days (2/14/19 - 2/21/19) - SOLD OUT IN 3.5hrs
  • STICKER NUMBERS: 1a-10a and 1b-10b, 1c-10c
  • COMPLETE SET: 20 card base set, 10 'c' name, 20 Pink Border, 20 Green Border, Sketch Card (see below for more info)
  • PRICE: There was only one way to purchase this release. The sets could be purchased directly from the Topps website for $40.00
  • INFORMATION: The Valentine's Day Is Gross online exclusive set followed the design of the Memes set from 2018, but added in some design details that fans had been requesting for years. The set itself contained artwork from the same five artists who worked on the Meme set, and featured concepts of classic male GPK characters on the fronts trying to woo classic female characters on the backs. Yes, this set re-introduced the idea of CARD BACKS to the collecting community (in addition to a 'PEEL HERE' arrow and card number on the fronts)
    Those who were lucky enough to purchase the set ultimately received a full base set plus 5 extra parallels:
    - 1 'c' name (80 of each number)
    - 1 Pink Border (40 of each character)
    - 3 Green Border (120 of each character)
    - Plus a possible Sketch Card (1:2, five artists did 80 sketches each)
  • PRINT RUN: According to information released on the Topps website, the release sold a total of 800 SETS