Hobbit Unexpected Journey Trading Cards Release Date Set

By Kat Metzen

Today we are excited to announce The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Trading Cards Set will be releasing Wednesday, July 9, 2014

AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY follows the journey of Bilbo Baggins™, who is unexpectedly swept into an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, which was long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug™. Approached out of the blue by the wizard Gandalf the Grey, Bilbo finds himself joining a company of 13 Dwarves led by the legendary warrior, Thorin Oakenshield. Collect their journey as it takes them into the wild, through treacherous lands swarming with Goblins and Orcs. Look for randomly inserted Art cards and Autograph cards.

The Final Details:

Download the full Web Checklist (PDF).

What collectors can expect from this set:

  • 101-card Base Set
  • 1 per 24 packs: Autograph Cards
  • 1 per 4 packs: The Lonely Mountain Flashback Chase Set (18 cards)
  • 1 per 12 packs: Foil Chase Set featuring Character Biographies (18 cards)
  • 1 per 96 packs: Hand-Drawn Sketch Cards
  • 1 per 144 packs: 3D Lenticular Cards (4 cards)
  • 1 per 5,760 packs: Oversized Dual Autograph Redemption Cards
  • 1 per Entire Print Run: “The One Ring” Metal Card

Final Autograph Card List:

  • Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins
  • Richard Armitage as Thorin Oakenshield
  • Andy Serkis as Gollum
  • Lee Pace as Thranduil
  • Ian Holm as Bilbo
  • Sylvester McCoy as Radagast
  • Graham McTavish as Dwalin
  • Ken Stott as Balin
  • James Nesbitt as Bofur
  • William Kircher as Bifur
  • Stephen Hunter as Bombur
  • Aidan Turner as Kili
  • Dean O’Gorman as Fili
  • Adam Brown as Ori
  • Jed Brophy as Nori
  • Mark Hadlow as Dori
  • Peter Hambleton as Gloin
  • John Callen as Oin
  • Barry Humphries as The Great Goblin
  • Manu Bennett as Azog
  • John Rawls as Yazneg
  • Special Cast Member Autograph: Phillipa Boyens - Writer