Cryptozoic and Warner Bros. Consumer Products Announce Release of
Supergirl Trading Cards Season 1
First Trading Cards Based on the Hit Warner Bros. Television Series Feature Autograph Cards Signed by Star Melissa Benoist
Lake Forest, CA – September 13, 2018 – Cryptozoic Entertainment, leading creator of board games, trading cards, and physical and digital collectibles, and Warner Bros. Consumer Products, on behalf of DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. Television (WBTV), today announced the September 14 release of Supergirl Trading Cards Season 1.
The first set for the hit Supergirl TV series (airing on The CW) features randomly inserted Autograph Cards signed by star Melissa Benoist, who plays Supergirl (a.k.a., Kara Danvers). The release includes a 72-card Base Set, several Chase Sets, randomly inserted Autograph, Wardrobe, and Prop Cards, and Redemption Cards that can be redeemed for actual props used on the show. Each hobby box contains one Autograph Card and one Wardrobe or Prop Card.
“We love Melissa Benoist’s portrayal of the Girl of Steel, so we are extremely excited that she signed cards for the set!” said George Nadeau, Manager of Product Development at Cryptozoic Entertainment. “We know fans will be eager to find them and collect all the other cards in the release. We really feel that we’ve captured the spirit of the show with the set’s images, incredible autographs, fun Chase Sets, and various wardrobe and props.”
In addition to Benoist, signers for the Autograph Cards include fan-favorite stars Chyler Leigh (Alex Danvers), Mehcad Brooks (James Olsen), Jeremy Jordan (Winn Schott), David Harewood (Hank Henshaw/J'onn J'onzz), Dean Cain (Jeremiah Danvers), and Helen Slater (Eliza Danvers), plus Malina Weissman (young Kara Zor-El) and Italia Ricci (Siobhan Smythe/Silver Banshee).
The set’s Wardrobe and Prop Cards both contain actual portions of items seen in the show. The wardrobe pieces include costumes belonging to Supergirl and Silver Banshee.
The props include Kal-El’s blanket and the National City Tribune newspaper reporting Supergirl’s early failure.
Redemption Cards can be exchanged for two full-size props used on the show by the villainous Toyman: a Supergirl doll and the doll from the arcade.
The Chase Sets include “Character Bios,” providing descriptions of key characters; “Locations,” depicting places where key events in the first season happened; and “Cat Quotes,” featuring memorable quotations from the DC character Cat Grant (played by Calista Flockhart).
Supergirl Trading Cards Season 1 allow fans to relive the high-flying moments from the premiere season of Supergirl, as Kara Danvers reveals her powers and becomes Supergirl, National City’s protector. As Kara Danvers, she works for Cat Grant alongside her friends James Olsen and Winn Schott. As Supergirl, she joins her sister Alex Danvers, Hank Henshaw, and the rest of the Department of Extranormal Operations (DEO) to save her city from alien criminals who arrived on Earth via the Kryptonian prison Fort Rozz.
Supergirl Trading Cards Season 1 will be available at retailers nationwide on September 14.
- Packs: 5 cards per pack, 24 packs per box
- Base Set: 72 cards featuring episodic images from Season 1
- Chase Sets: “Character Bios,” “Locations,” “Cat Quotes,” “Key Art”, “Artifacts,” and STR PWR
- Inserts: Autograph Cards (1:24 packs), Wardrobe and Prop Cards (1:24 packs), Redemption Cards, Variants, Printing Plates
Binder: 3-ring binder is sold separately and contains an exclusive Wardrobe Card.
Autograph Cards (1:24 packs)
Melissa Benoist as Kara Danvers / Supergirl
Chyler Leigh as Alex Danvers
Mehcad Brooks as James Olsen
Jeremy Jordan as Winn Schott
David Harewood as Hank Henshaw / J'onn J'onzz
Chris Browning as Ben Krull / Reactron
Dean Cain as Jeremiah Danvers
Helen Slater as Eliza Danvers
Eve Torres as Maxima
Iddo Goldberg as Dr. T.O. Morrow / Red Tornado
Jeff Branson as Detective Carl Draper / Master Jailer
Malina Weissman as Young Kara Zor-El
Owain Yeoman as Vartox
Italia Ricci as Siobhan Smythe / Silver Banshee
Glenn Morshower as General Sam Lane
Brit Morgan as Leslie Willis / Livewire
Hope Lauren as Comatose Woman / Bizarro
Briana Venskus as Agent Vasquez
Luke Macfarlane as Agent Donovan
Emma Caulfield as Cameron Chase
Gary Kasper as K'hund
For more information, check out the Supergirl Trading Cards Season 1 product page.
Now entering its fourth season (Sundays 8/7c on The CW), Supergirl stars Melissa Benoist as Kara Danvers/Supergirl, Mehcad Brooks as James Olsen/Guardian, Chyler Leigh as Alex Danvers, Jeremy Jordan as Winn Schott, Katie McGrath as Lena Luthor and Odette Annable as Reign, with Chris Wood as Mon-El and David Harewood as Hank Henshaw/Martian Manhunter. Based on the DC characters created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, the series, from Berlanti Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television, is executive produced by Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter, Robert Rovner and Jessica Queller.
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About Warner Bros. Consumer Products
Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP), a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, extends the Studio’s powerful portfolio of entertainment brands and franchises into the lives of fans around the world. WBCP partners with best-in-class licensees globally on an award-winning range of toys, fashion, home décor, and publishing inspired by franchises and properties such as DC, Wizarding World, Looney Tunes and Hanna-Barbera. The division’s successful global themed entertainment business includes groundbreaking experiences such as The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi. With innovative global licensing and merchandising programs, retail initiatives, promotional partnerships and themed experiences, WBCP is one of the leading licensing and retail merchandising organizations in the world.
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