Topps Pokemon Chrome Series 2 Box Factory Sealed Mint Condition 30 Sealed Packs Inside. There are several tears in the seal and and it is a little dirty where there is a tear in the back. Dratini, on the front, is still in good condition. There are in fact 4 different chrome finishes/variants of each card in both sets: basic chrome, spectra chrome, sparkle chrome and tekno chrome. Each booster pack contains 5 cards, 4 of which will always be basic chrome and 1 of which may be one of the other chrome types.A booster box contains 30 packs. The following pull ratio's apply. 1 out of 2 packs contains 1 spectra chrome (15 per box).
1 out of 10 packs contains 1 sparkle chrome (3 per box). 1 out of 15 packs contains 1 tekno chrome (2 per box). As you can see the sparkle and tekno chromes are crazy rare, even more so for Series 2 since boxes of that set are enormously hard to find. This box, Topps TV Animation Edition Chrome Series 2, which Topps issued in 2000 as an enhanced continuation of the earlier Topps TV Animation Edition (Series 1, 2, and 3). Each series contained Pokemon characters 1- 78, and Chrome Series 2 containing Pokemon characters 79 - 151.
Each hobby box of Topps Chrome cards came with 30 packs, and each pack contained 5 cards i. A total of 150 character cards per box.
The basic Chrome cards were printed on heavy (almost 3-dimensional) card stock using a patented finish called "Holochrome" which was shiny and "chromium-like" in appearance. Additionally, the Pokemon Chrome series included three premium (more highly reflective) parallel insert sets. Each type of insert set possessed a unique refractive capability.The higher the refractive level - the rarer the card was to find in the packs. Premium card distribution odds were as follows: Chrome: 4 to 5 cards per pack. (basic patented shiny "holochrome") Spectra-Chrome: 1 card / 2 packs (more light-reflective than the regular holochrome) Sparkle-Chrome: 1 card / 10 packs (glittery, sparkly finish coated over the holochrome) Tekno-Chrome: 1 card / 15 packs (dazzling finish - even more intensely light-reflective than Spectra-Chrome) In summary, each 30-pack box of Topps Chrome Pokemon cards generally contained a breakdown of cards as follows: 130 Regular Chrome cards, 15 Spectra-Chrome parallel cards, 3 Sparkle-Chrome parallel cards, and 2 Tekno-Chrome parallel. The item "Topps Chrome Pokemon Series 2 Booster Pack 30 Factory Sealed Packs VERY RARE" is in sale since Tuesday, December 22, 2020. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Collectible Card Games\CCG Individual Cards". The seller is "michaedavi_938" and is located in Winter Garden, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.