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Huge Garbage Pail Kids FAIL by Topps

Topps released the Garbage Pail Kids Flashback 2 in late February 2010.  The GPK Flashback 2 release consists of mostly Original Series (OS) GPK cards reprinted with really ugly borders, a few Lost GPK cards (from the U.S. 16th Series … Continue reading

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Crappy Garbage Pail Kids Sketch Cards

GPK Sketch Card History Topps inserted hand-drawn artist sketch cards starting in the All New Series (ANS) 4 Garbage Pail Kids release.  These cards were largely a hit amongst collectors.  The ANS4 sketch cards were inserted at a rate of … Continue reading

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Adam Bomb – Worldwide GPK Domination

Adam Bomb is the most iconic Garbage Pail Kid of all time.  He graces the front of countless U.S. and Foreign packs/wrappers, boxes, posters, advertisement literature, etc.  Here I will post all of the U.S. and Foreign Adam Bomb cards … Continue reading

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GPK Custom Artwork Blog

In recent years Garbage Pail Kids fans have had a lot more interaction with GPK artists.  A lot of the artists have made themselves available to collectors to draw/sketch/paint custom cards and other art.  If a collector has a concept … Continue reading

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Farsi Garbage Pail Kids Fan Set

In 2010/2011 several members from the Garbage Pail Kids Underground made a Persian Farsi Garbage Pail Kids Fan Set.  The members responsible were Jimbo, -TCT & tinyTIMMAH.  Jimbo & -TCT came up with the concept, -TCT was the art director … Continue reading

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Russian Garbage Pail Kids – Deti Otbrosy

At some point prior to 2009 Topps Europe Ltd. (Merlin) published a set of Russian Garbage Pail Kids in Russia.  The Russian Garbage Pail kids are phonetically pronounced ‘Deti Otbrosy’ in English.  The collation of the set exactly matched the … Continue reading

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Japanese Garbage Pail Kids – Bukimi Kun

A set of 168 Garbage Pail Kids stickers were released in Japan in 1989.  The Japanese version of Garbage Pail Kids were called ‘Bukimi Kun’.  The Bukumi Kun release used the same characters and numbering as the Israeli ‘Havurat Ha’Zevel’ … Continue reading

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Garbage Pail Kids Flashback Printing Plates

Original Printing Plates were inserted into the Garbage Pail Kids Flashback packs that were released in 2010. The printing plates are metal and come in four colors; Yellow, Black, Cyan and Magenta. Each sticker used all four printing plates during … Continue reading

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