Seeing Green: Panini America Drops Special Insert in 2013 Industry Summit Black Boxes
The palpable buzz surrounding the upcoming release of 2012-13 Select Basketball is sure to intensify considerably beginning next Tuesday during the 2013 Industry Summit, when Panini America officials distribute their trademark Black Boxes to conclude a Summit-wide corporate address. Indeed, in addition to randomly inserted 1/1 autograph or memorabilia masterpiece inserted into each box, company officials have also included a little something more.
Every Panini America Black Box distributed next week will include a special five-card preview pack of 2012-13 Select Basketball utilizing a Summit-exclusive Green Prizm design available nowhere else. Each five-card pack will include a random assortment of Hot Rookies, Hot Stars and base cards numbered to as low as 10.
To be sure, the emerald-tinted preview cards shed a positive light on the stacked potential of the Select release and validate all of the pre-release hype. We provide a quick gallery of the cards in the gallery below.
Stay tuned to The Knight’s Lance for continuing coverage of the Panini America presence at the 2013 Industry Summit, which begins in earnest Sunday afternoon.