Topps has announced the upcoming release of the first Bundesliga NFT trading cards by Topps with the Bundesliga 2020-2021 Season Celebration NFT Collection, available exclusively on ToppsNFTs.com. The Bundesliga 2020-2021 Season Celebration NFT Collection by Topps, powered by the Avalanche blockchain platform, will feature top players, rising stars, memorable moments and more, all from the 2020-2021 season.
Topps has partnered with Ava Labs to develop ToppsNFTs.com – an application powered by Avalanche (AVAX), a public blockchain.
“Our vision is to create a fun, easy-to-use collecting experience on the blockchain that appeals to all fans whether they have experience with NFTs or not,” says Tobin Lent, vice president and general manager, Topps Digital Sports & Entertainment, The Topps Company. “It’s an extension of the pioneering vision we’ve had for digital collectibles since our mobile apps launched in 2012. We can’t wait to introduce this new collecting experience to Bundesliga fans around the world. Whether you support clubs like RB Leipzig, Borussia Dortmund, VfL Wolfsburg or Eintracht Frankfurt or are a fan of a particular player, the Bundesliga community will have the opportunity to collect their favorite stars as well as their favorite moments from the 2020-21 season, all in one collection.”
Standard and Premium Packs of the Bundesliga 2020-2021 Season Celebration NFT Collection by Topps will be available for purchase via credit card on Aug. 10 at 1 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. CEST, with card rarities ranging from Common to Legendary. NFT trading cards in this release include video highlight and animated motion effect cards, Bundesliga card designs, facsimile signatures and more.
“Each season of the Bundesliga, there are moments and players that take our collective breath away, worthy of preservation and admiration,” says Robert Klein, chief executive officer, Bundesliga. “We are proud to support our partner Topps in bringing the best of the Bundesliga 2020-2021 season to life as NFT digital trading cards for the first time, allowing fans to relive top plays and own NFTs with their favorite moments from a legendary season that saw Bayern Munich earn their fifth star.”