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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #175 on: May 06, 2022, 08:58:49 PM »
Just received a shipping notice for the April set.

Of course, once again on a Friday and late in the day.

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #176 on: May 06, 2022, 10:14:37 PM »
Just received a shipping notice for the April set.

Of course, once again on a Friday and late in the day.

Same here. The infamous 3 day overnight delivery special.
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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #177 on: May 07, 2022, 03:26:19 AM »
Yep, same here.

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #178 on: May 07, 2022, 08:18:39 AM »
Mine is still processing

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #179 on: May 09, 2022, 04:06:19 PM »
Are everyone's April sets really diamond cut?? 

And, this was the worst collation EVER!!

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #180 on: May 09, 2022, 06:04:37 PM »
I agree it was a totally bad collation of cards

Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #181 on: May 09, 2022, 06:26:27 PM »
yep, rather poor collation, and some diamond cuts too

I had a number of March diamond cut as well. I couldn't align the pieces to make a good pic of the puzzle backs.

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #182 on: May 11, 2022, 04:38:56 AM »
Today's the day for the MAY DAY 2022 Wackies!

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #184 on: May 11, 2022, 07:43:49 AM »
Checklist, for those that are curious


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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #185 on: May 11, 2022, 11:04:26 AM »
Checklist, for those that are curious

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I HOPE folks would be curious! We certainly put a lot of effort into coming up with creative ideas and great artwork. It always mystifies me why there isn't more discussion about the individual gags and their execution on the forum. Which ones do you all like? Which were duds? Feedback would help guide what you see in the future!

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #186 on: May 11, 2022, 11:07:45 AM »
Here are 2 I wrote and painted for May.

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #187 on: May 11, 2022, 12:09:18 PM »
It took my brain a few seconds to figure out what seemed odd on this nice May Wacky.



Not sure how many other Wacky's have not been rendered in a non 3D fashion. I was pretty sure this was a cereal and found pictures but also found this one that may have been used as a reference when creating the Wacky that does not show the box side, top, etc. :


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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #188 on: May 11, 2022, 12:13:22 PM »
It took my brain a few seconds to figure out what seemed odd on this nice May Wacky.



Not sure how many other Wacky's have not been rendered in a 3D fashion. I was pretty sure this was a cereal and found pictures but also found this one that may have been used as a reference when creating the Wacky:



Does that Neslow character look like the sloth named Flash Slothmore from the 2016 Disney animated movie "Zootopia"? If so, does this mean Disney finally settled and dropped the C&D so that Topps can spoof anything Disney/Marvel/Star Wars related even in future monthly Wacky Packages series?
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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #189 on: May 11, 2022, 03:32:56 PM »
It took my brain a few seconds to figure out what seemed odd on this nice May Wacky.



Not sure how many other Wacky's have not been rendered in a 3D fashion. I was pretty sure this was a cereal and found pictures but also found this one that may have been used as a reference when creating the Wacky that does not show the box side, top, etc. :



Is this the same artist who worked on the Boboli pizza parody in the April set? I'm not expecting every artist to generate a Norman Sanders quality piece, but I hate the lack of attention to little details like the correct fonts! Boboli has a unique font for their logo, and the artist just lazily typed out the parody title in a Stencil font! So it looks like the same laziness here, with the lack of attention to little details!
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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #190 on: May 11, 2022, 04:01:06 PM »
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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #191 on: May 13, 2022, 06:41:38 AM »
It took my brain a few seconds to figure out what seemed odd on this nice May Wacky.



Not sure how many other Wacky's have not been rendered in a 3D fashion. I was pretty sure this was a cereal and found pictures but also found this one that may have been used as a reference when creating the Wacky that does not show the box side, top, etc. :



Here's what I mean for the sloth character who appears in Disney's Zootopia compared to that sloth in the May 2022 Wacky Packages entry of Neslow: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bY73vFGhSVk

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #192 on: May 13, 2022, 11:00:24 AM »
I called Topps customer service today to complain about the diamond cut issue with the April sets.  I have to send pictures of the cards.  Anyone else who has this issue - complain!!l

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #193 on: May 13, 2022, 11:17:19 AM »
Here's what I mean for the sloth character who appears in Disney's Zootopia compared to that sloth in the May 2022 Wacky Packages entry of Neslow: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bY73vFGhSVk

The artist should have used a turtle instead of a rabbit (as in tortoise vs the hare race). C'mon!!

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #194 on: May 16, 2022, 01:02:36 PM »
I take it Fast Mini Tweets is Frosted Mini-Wheats. To quote Charlie Brown, "Am I right? I said, am I right?"
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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #195 on: May 16, 2022, 01:45:27 PM »
What does Ground Up spoof?

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #196 on: May 17, 2022, 08:31:34 AM »
What does Ground Up spoof?

Maybe Round Up?

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #197 on: May 17, 2022, 09:19:52 AM »
I did submit a concept for Ground Up, a parody of Round Up, the week killer product.

I hesitate to say this is it, as there are times we can duplicate ideas, titles, who knows?

Why not just wait and see what it is a spoof of?  Don't you want to be surprised
and enjoy the anticipation?

Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #198 on: May 18, 2022, 02:01:22 PM »
Print Run for May of 489. Holding steady.

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #199 on: May 18, 2022, 02:12:10 PM »
Does that Neslow character look like the sloth named Flash Slothmore from the 2016 Disney animated movie "Zootopia"? If so, does this mean Disney finally settled and dropped the C&D so that Topps can spoof anything Disney/Marvel/Star Wars related even in future monthly Wacky Packages series?
If that's true, then maybe we get the four lost 1992 Series' Disney products Wackys released at long last!

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #200 on: May 18, 2022, 02:38:18 PM »
If that's true, then maybe we get the four lost 1992 Series' Disney products Wackys released at long last!
That sloth on the parody is not a rip-off of the Sloth Flashmore Disney character, so you guys can relax on your hopes Topps will be making those cancelled Disney or Star Wars parodies!


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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #201 on: May 30, 2022, 03:27:36 PM »
Still waiting on a ship notice for April Wackies. Am I the only one?  Account info states "processing" for this purchase. ehh  Emailed Topps today about it.

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #202 on: June 04, 2022, 05:23:54 PM »
Still waiting on a ship notice for April Wackies. Am I the only one?  Account info states "processing" for this purchase. ehh  Emailed Topps today about it.

You mean the May Wackies, or is that next week at the same time the June Wacky set is available for pre-order?

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #203 on: June 06, 2022, 03:28:03 AM »
You mean the May Wackies, or is that next week at the same time the June Wacky set is available for pre-order?

I mean the April set.  Topps replied that they are experiencing delays. Still no shipping notice. 

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #204 on: June 06, 2022, 05:17:19 AM »
I mean the April set.  Topps replied that they are experiencing delays. Still no shipping notice.

How many did you order?

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #205 on: June 06, 2022, 08:36:53 AM »
How many did you order?
That truly sucks.  Everyone has already received theirs and done all the trading.  If I were you I'd just ask for a refund and get the set of the internet that you desire. 

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #206 on: June 06, 2022, 09:58:15 AM »
 :DGet excited for the June 2022 Wackys this Wednesday! :D

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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #207 on: June 07, 2022, 01:35:02 PM »
How many did you order?


One. Maybe one day it will show up.

Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #208 on: June 08, 2022, 07:48:45 AM »
June sets now listed.
Note:  This is the month with sketch cards
Kirscht, Arena, Jimenez

https://www.topps.com/2022-topps-wacky-packages-monthly-series-june.html


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Re: 2022 All-New Monthly Wacky Packages
« Reply #209 on: June 08, 2022, 07:58:31 AM »
New item this month
The portrait cards are out, and ‘bazooka Joe’ type comic is in


 

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