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by George Nadeau / 30 Apr, 2015

In two short weeks we will release The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Trading Cards. Today we have previews of a few more of the original, hand-drawn art cards that will be randomly packed inside.

by George Nadeau / 28 Apr, 2015

Sketch card collectors: in the next few weeks we've got a lot of great cards to look forward to. This Wednesday, April 29th, we will release our Sons of Anarchy Trading Cards Seasons 4-6 set.

by George Nadeau / 23 Apr, 2015

We've just announced the release date of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Trading Cards: May 13th. Among its contents are autograph cards (from 27 signers), a lenticular chase set, printing plates, foil variants, and original, hand-drawn art cards!

by George Nadeau / 21 Apr, 2015

Welcome back, collectors and art fans! In our ninth installment of our Springtime Sketch Card previews, we will continue to showcase the one-of-a-kind, hand-drawn artwork that will be randomly inserted into our DC Comics Super-Villains and The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug trading cards sets. Both sets are scheduled to release in the next few weeks.

by George Nadeau / 16 Apr, 2015

Next month we will release The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Trading Cards. In addition to authentic autograph cards, printing plates, and several chase sets, collectors will find original, hand-drawn art cards inside. Here's a preview of the amazing artwork of four of the participating artists:

by Sara Miguel / 14 Apr, 2015

Here is a recap of what we did on International TableTop Day, Saturday April 4th, 2015.

by George Nadeau / 14 Apr, 2015

Welcome back. Today we'll continue our sketch card blog series by focusing on two upcoming trading card sets:  DC Comics Super-Villains and The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug.

by George Nadeau / 09 Apr, 2015

In today's blog, we will focus on just two of our upcoming trading card sets, DC Comics Super-Villains and The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug.

The roster for DC Comics Super-Villains comprises more than 100 artists from a dozen countries on four continents. Here are several more previews of these well-traveled sketch cards.

by George Nadeau / 07 Apr, 2015

For part five of our springtime sketch card blog series, we will continue to showcase the one-of-a-kind artwork that will be randomly packed into our upcoming trading cards set.

by Sara Miguel / 06 Apr, 2015

Here is a summary of what we were doing on Day 2 and 3 of WonderCon 2015.

by Sara Miguel / 04 Apr, 2015

Check out some photos from our first day at WonderCon!

by Sara Miguel / 02 Apr, 2015

Heading to WonderCon this weekend? We are! Check out our schedule of game demos and hang out with us in Hall D in the gaming area.

by George Nadeau / 01 Apr, 2015

Today we are featuring the original artwork of a dozen very talented artists. All of the hand-drawn pieces shown in this blog will be randomly inserted into trading card sets releasing this spring; perhaps some of these will wind up in your card collection soon!

Let's continue the springtime sketch card showcase with DC Comics Super-Villains sketch cards:

by George Nadeau / 01 Apr, 2015

We have a lot of great, hand-drawn sketch cards to share today. All of these gems will be randomly inserted into trading card sets scheduled for release this spring.

Let's begin with a few more original art cards from The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug:

by George Nadeau / 26 Mar, 2015

Welcome back! Today we will continue to highlight some of the sketch cards that will be inserted into our spring trading card releases.

Here are The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug hand-drawn art card previews from four more artists:

by George Nadeau / 24 Mar, 2015

This spring we will release several trading card sets featuring original sketch cards. The subjects range from Azog to Zombies, impressively rendered by a roster of amazingly talented artists.

by Sara Miguel / 23 Mar, 2015

Now that we are back and rested from this years GAMA in Las Vegas, we have some time to update you on what happened.

by Sara Miguel / 22 Dec, 2014

The Cryptozoic offices will be closed from December 24th through January 4th.

by George Nadeau / 21 Dec, 2014

Collectors, thank you for your patience while we investigated your concerns about Katie Cassidy's Supernatural Trading Cards Seasons 1-3 autograph cards.

by George Nadeau / 08 Dec, 2014

This year we have released more than 60,000 autographs. From Charlie Hunnam to Burt Reynolds, Nina Dobrev to Neil Patrick Harris, and Henry Rollins to Harrison Ford, we've acquired autographs from more than two hundred of the most popular and iconic talents working today.

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