Back in December, LucasFilm used a set of specially designed Topps trading cards to reveal the names of several characters from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, such as Rey, Finn, Poe Dameron and the ball droid BB-8. As it turns out, Topps is actually releasing a series of trading cards with similar designs. The first card images have been revealed as Topps announces their Star Wars Card Trader App. Fans can download the app in the iTunes App Store or on Google Play.
Collect and trade over 1,000 officially-licensed Star Wars digital cards. All of your favorite characters, vehicles, and locations from the Star Wars universe are here. From the nostalgic, including replicas of the original "STAR WARS '77" set by Topps, to the futuristic, including all new trading cards with exciting digital twists, you'll be able to take your entire Star Wars card collection with you anywhere you go. The first cards released are BB-8, Poe Dameron, Kylo Ren, Rey, and other characters from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which you can see in the photos below.
Go to the Cantina and blast open packs to try to find these exciting new cards, all released in vintage-inspired Star Wars 77 red and blue border designs. Be the first to get digital collectibles from the upcoming film. Collect 'em, trade 'em, but don't expect a stick of gum. Only Topps brings you over 30 years of officially-licensed Star Wars cards in new, high-definition digital format, from the vintage era to today. Couldn't complete The Empire Strikes Back, Series 1 red border card set back in 1980? Or weren't even born then? All Topps' vintage Star Wars cards will be re-released in STAR WARS: Card Trader. Haven't collected cards in a while? Check out Topps' state-of-the-art Parallax and Motion cards, innovations that could never have existed in cardboard!
Star Wars: Card Trader brings together the best community of digital card collectors in the world. Want to trade cards with other, real Star Wars fans at any time, day or night? Star Wars: Card Trader is like a 24/7 Star Wars card convention that you can take with you anywhere you go. Meet real people, make friends, complete trades, and build your collection with confidence using features like 9-for-9 trading and Trader Ratings to highlight your trading partner's trustworthiness.
There's nothing quite like opening a new pack of cards. The agony over choosing the right pack. The anticipation of what it might contain. The thrill of pulling a hit card! Star Wars: Card Trader brings you to the Cantina, the most dynamic card store in the universe. New stores, new aisles, and new packs appear not just daily, not just hourly, but every couple of minutes. There's always something new. Even free packs. With digital card collecting, there's no wrong path, only your path. Feel the Force. Trust yourself. Check out the first Topps cards from Star Wars: The Force Awakens below, and stay tuned for more updates on this highly-anticipated movie, in theaters December 18.