2018 Panini Obsidian Football
- 7 Cards Per Pack
- 1 Pack Per Box
- 12 Boxes Per Case
-4 Autographs or Memorabilia Cards
-2 Base Electric Etch Parallels or Inserts
-1 Base Card
Release Date: December 5, 2018
Panini’s brand new NFL product kicks-off utilizing Opti-Chrome technology with Electric Etch parallels. Obsidian Football delivers an explosion of sharp, edgy and contemporary designs. Cards also showcase a combination of dark backgrounds and bright outlines.
This brand new product has no card with more than 100 copies. Every box contains seven cards, four of which are autographs or memorabilia cards.
The base set consists of 100 cards with six Electric Etch parallels — Purple (#’d/75), Orange (#’d/50), Green (#’d/25), Yellow (#’d/10), Red (#’d/5) and 1/1 White Finite. Atop of the base set are rookies with 100 cards with the same parallels. Both sets come numbered to 100 copies.
Rookie Jersey Autographs showcases some vulcanic-sized hits with Orange (#’d/50), Green (#’d/25), Yellow (#’d/10), Red (#’d/5) and White Finite (1/1).
Rookie Jersey Ink features two jersey pieces and an autograph of the leagues top 30 rookies. Both Rookie Jersey Autographs and Rookie Jersey Ink are numbered to 100 with the same parallels.
Lightning Strike delivers retired and veteran talents, while Aurora features past and present stars. Both are limited to 100 copies with Green (#’d/25 or less), Yellow (#’d/10 or less), Red (#’d/5 or less) and White Finite (1/1).
Vitreous die-cut cards can be found one per case. This features all 10 top-tier rookies with Orange (#’d/50), Green (#’d/25), Yellow #’d/10), Red (#’d/5), and White Finite (1/1) parallels.
On the memorabilia side, there are Rookie Eruption die-cuts (#’d/100) which features the hottest rookies from the 2018 Draft class. Parallels include Orange (#’d/50), Green (#’d/25), Yellow #’d/10), Red (#’d/5), and White Finite (1/1) parallels.
There will also be Matrix Material Autos that uses a design that puts the emphasis on the swatch to highlight NFL players. This combines opti-chrome technology, vibrant etching, authentic jerseys, and signatures.