Cryptozoic and Cartoon Network Enterprises Announce Release of
Rick and Morty Trading Cards Season 2
Second Trading Card Set Based on Hit Adult Swim Series Features Eight Chase Sets, Hand-Drawn Sketch Cards, and Autograph Cards Signed by Series Cast
Lake Forest, CA – April 10, 2019 – Cryptozoic Entertainment, leading creator of tabletop games, trading cards, and physical and digital collectibles and Cartoon Network Enterprises today announced the April 17 release of Rick and Morty Trading Cards Season 2.
The second trading card set for the hit Adult Swim TV series Rick and Morty features a 45-card Base Set with images from Season 2 episodes, eight Chase Sets, and randomly inserted Sketch and Autograph Cards. Signers include several notable members of the series voice cast. Rick and Morty co-creator Justin Roiland signed Autograph Cards and drew one-of-a-kind Sketch Cards for the set.
“Our first Rick and Morty trading cards were a huge hit with fans, so we are excited to give them more of what they loved with a release featuring classic Season 2 episodes like ‘Total Rickall,’ ‘The Ricks Must Be Crazy,’ and ‘Get Schwifty,’” said Dustin Porras, Assistant Product Manager of Trading Cards at Cryptozoic. “The set features hand-drawn Sketch Cards from several artists that offer creative and beautiful interpretations of favorite characters from the show. We were even lucky enough to have Justin Roiland draw some original—and hilarious—Rick and Morty Sketch Cards. Collectors can also get cards with autographs from many of the voice actors and numerous Chase Sets featuring unforgettable images from the season.”
Signers for the Autograph Cards include fan-favorite voice actors Justin Roiland, Chris Parnell, Jess Harnell, Kari Wahlgren, Maurice LaMarche, and Tara Strong.
The Chase Sets include “Characters,” providing images and descriptions of key characters from Season 2; “Interdimensional Cable II,” showcasing some of the outlandish TV channels from the episode of the same name; “Face the Music,” based on the songs and musical moments throughout the season; “Crimes of Rick Sanchez,” highlighting some of the crimes committed by Rick, leading to his imprisonment in the season’s final episode; and “Beth Knows Best,” featuring the most feisty moments from the character Beth.
In addition, three of the Chase Sets offer fans rare cards with unique features: Stickers, a set which includes stickers of significant characters and objects from Season 2, plus pieces of a puzzle on the card backs; Totally Fabricated, memorabilia cards that contain fake pieces of significant objects and textures from Season 2; and CZ STR PWR, which are high-quality, thicker cards that are printed using Cast and Cure technology and show several of the main characters.
Rick and Morty Trading Cards Season 2 will be available at retailers nationwide on April 17.
● Packs: 5 cards per pack, 24 packs per box
● Base Set: 45 cards featuring episodic images from Season 2
● Chase Sets: “Characters,” “Interdimensional Cable II,” “Face the Music,” “Crimes of Rick Sanchez,” “Beth Knows Best,” Stickers, Totally Fabricated, and CZ STR PWR
● Inserts: Sketch Cards (1:24 packs), Autograph Cards (1:24 packs)
Binder: 3-ring binder is sold separately and contains an exclusive Totally Fabricated Card.
One-of-a-kind, original artwork Sketch Cards (1:24 packs)
Autograph Cards (1:24 packs)
Justin Roiland as Mr. Poopybutthole, Cromulon, Eyeholes Man
Sarah Chalke as Beth Smith, Plushy Beth, Xenobeth, Goddess Beth
Spencer Grammer as Summer Smith
Tara Strong as Tinkles, Doctor
Keith David as The President, Reverse Giraffe
Tricia Helfer as Donna Gueterman, Federation Robot
Tress MacNeille as Caretaker, Roy’s Mother
Kurtwood Smith as General Nathan
Gary Cole as Alien Doctor
Alan Tudyk as Chris
Kevin Michael Richardson as Mrs. Refrigerator, Frankenstein, Hamurai
Cassie Steele as Tammy Gueterman
John Kassir as Blim Blam
Gary Anthony Williams as Assimilated Alien #4, Business Alien
Chelsea Kane as Arthricia
Scott Chernoff as Gear Head
Brandon Johnson as Mr. Goldenfold
Chris Parnell as Jerry Smith, Other Jerry, Another Jerry, Goatee Jerry, Heroic Jerry, Shaved Head Jerry, Tank Top Wearing Jerry, Worm Jerry
Jess Harnell as Simon
Kari Wahlgren as Jessica, Roy’s Wife
Maurice LaMarche as Miniverse President, Rabbi, Military General, Military Adviser, NASA Director
Ryan Ridley as Tax Attorney, Roy’s Doctor, Lighthouse Keeper, Head Vampire, Cousin Nicky
Tom Kenny as Pencilvester, Alien Inmate, Gear Newscaster, Gear Police Officer, Hunter, TSA Gromflamite, Wedding Bartender
Rick and Morty is the critically-acclaimed, half-hour animated hit comedy series on Adult Swim that follows a sociopathic genius scientist who drags his inherently timid grandson on insanely dangerous adventures across the universe. Rick Sanchez is living with his daughter Beth’s family and constantly bringing her, his son-in-law Jerry, grand-daughter Summer, and grand-son Morty into intergalactic escapades. Can the family survive Rick’s insanity and all the chaos the universe throws at them?
Rick and Morty stars Justin Roiland (Adventure Time), Sarah Chalke (Scrubs), Chris Parnell (Saturday Night Live) and Spencer Grammer (Greek). The series is created by Dan Harmon (Community) and Roiland who also serve as executive producers.
For more information, check out the Rick and Morty Trading Cards Season 2 product page.
Since 2010, Cryptozoic Entertainment has been dedicated to the concept of “Fans First,” striving to develop the most creative and sought-after products for pop culture enthusiasts worldwide. As an entertainment company with a diverse portfolio of licensed and original IPs, its catalog covers a broad spectrum of tabletop games and collectibles. The passionate team at Cryptozoic aims to inspire gamers and collectors all around the globe, while bringing fans together as part of the Cryptozoic community. Visit www.cryptozoic.com for more information about product releases, events, and news.
About Cartoon Network Enterprises
Cartoon Network Enterprises (CNE) is responsible for building consumer products and merchandising programs for a wide range of brands by securing and supporting long-term licensing partnerships across all categories. As the global branding and merchandising arm of Cartoon Network and Adult Swim, the division manages the consumer product programs for the networks’ award-winning original programming, brands and characters including Ben 10, Adventure Time, The Powerpuff Girls, Steven Universe, The Amazing World of Gumball, and We Bare Bears, as well as Rick and Morty on Adult Swim.
Adult Swim (AdultSwim.com), launched in 2001, is Turner’s network offering original and acquired animated and live-action series for young adults. Airing nightly from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. (ET/PT), Adult Swim is basic cable’s #1 network with persons 18-34 and 18-49, and is seen in 94 million U.S. homes.
Turner, a WarnerMedia company, is a global entertainment, sports and news company that creates premium content and delivers exceptional experiences to fans whenever and wherever they consume content. These efforts are fueled by data-driven insights and industry-leading technology. Turner owns and operates some of the most valuable brands in the world, including Adult Swim, Bleacher Report, Boomerang, Cartoon Network, CNN, ELEAGUE, Great Big Story, HLN, iStreamPlanet, TBS, Turner Classic Movies (TCM), TNT, truTV and Turner Sports.
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