With the release of the Star Wars 40th Anniversary set a while back, I learned that Topps included one-per-hobby-box buybacks of the original Star Wars cards. I believe these were included as box-toppers, similar to what they do with the buyback cards in Topps Heritage baseball, but don't hold me to that.
Anyway, as a lover of buybacks and Star Wars, I obviously found these intriguing. They seem to do surprisingly well on eBay, but with enough hunting I've managed to land a few of them on the cheap, and today I have my first pair to share:
Laugh at me in the comments if you will, but these made for some interesting additions to my Star Wars cardboard collection in my opinion. Have you Star Wars fans picked any of these up yourselves?
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