Tales From The Crypt Cards
Tales from the Crypt was one of three sets of bi-monthly horror comic book published by EC Comics in the 1950s. The comic was first published in October / November 1950 and replaced its predecessor, The Crypt of Terror, the title of the comic book was popular, but still struggling to survive because of criticism from members of the public because of the comics horror nature. These horror comics were so distinct that time because it was the first of its kind. In 1964 and 1965 the Crypt story was reprinted by Ballantine Books paperback series in five black and white, followed by reprints of all from 1990 to 1992.
Tales from the Crypt never left the entertainment scene because it was a series so loved by people who wanted more of it, that led to the release of its television series called Tales from the Crypt in 1989, after the 1972 film, which is equipped with five stories published in a comic strip by EC comics. With individuals craving for even more products from the brand, Tales from the Crypt, then started an independent company to run a new comic series of original, other products such as the tales of the crypt cards started to sell over the internet in other to satisfy the common public.
Tales From The Crypt Card sets are available online and in most collector and game stores. This set up is known as a master mind game. The card sets are mostly all high glossy type cards. The sets usually come in a pack of eight. The cards started in the year 1993 and became a big hit and trading game. These card sets are mostly now collector's items. The prices vary depending on where you go and look to find these card sets. Some of these cards are show boosters, like the ones that have a picture of a crypt keeper from a certain show as others have a hysterical line from a show put on a card to remember. These sets are now popular on your bidding/shopping sites.
Tales of the Crypt cards comes in various types with a character from the original comic printed on it, the cards could either be one for Easter, Christmas, Halloween or any other purpose worth celebrating. The cards got a lot of attention because of the wide acceptance accorded the comic and it's also available in packs of playing card for poker and collection card sets called trading card. There are many classic tales of the crypt trading cards for collection, available for lovers of the comic all around the world, people like the idea of giving children the card as gift. Tales from the Crypt card set are made for both young and old.
Tales of the Crypt trading cards and playing cards comes in different designs and styles. Tales of the Crypt card set is a must have for every American kid that likes the comic arts, including adults who will like to have a collection for themselves. These cards can be purchased at all major stores and online.
These cards have turned into very nice collector's items today. Some even still play the trading card game. There are also online sites available to give hints for the game and it also lets you know what cards are needed and which ones to trade.