Collector Showcase: HeroClix Hero and hobbyDB Curator Brian Perry

Collector Showcase: HeroClix Hero and hobbyDB Curator Brian Perry

Heroes come in many forms and at hobbyDB our caped crusaders are the members of our volunteer squad. Known in the hobbyDB multiverse as “Captain Awesome,” Brian Perry brings to the site his passion for HeroClix as one of our superhero subject curators. Brian is the latest to proudly show off their collection as part […]

From the Basement: Remembering Baseball Legend Tommy Lasorda and Collecting Autographed Sports Cards

From the Basement: Remembering Baseball Legend Tommy Lasorda and Collecting Autographed Sports Cards

From the Basement is a recurring hobbDB blog where Christopher C. Wuensch delves into his extensive baseball card collection to discover gems from throughout the decades…  The world of baseball woke up on Friday morning to the news that the voice of one of its most ebullient pitchmen had sadly been silenced with the passing […]

Celebrating the New Year with our Favorite hobbyDB Sellers, including Legion M

Celebrating the New Year with our Favorite hobbyDB Sellers, including Legion M

Christmas has come and gone with 2020 following right behind it. We’d like to start the new year by taking a look at some of our favorite sellers, including our good friends and partners over at Legion M. Still have some holiday money left over? Perhaps that perfect gift is still out there. Legion M […]

How to best pass on your Collection to the Next Generation

How to best pass on your Collection to the Next Generation

I am using hobbyDB to catalog and organize my collection so it can be passed down to my heirs. I have seen a lot of collectors pass away and watched in horror their collections sold off for pennies on the dollar.  Always almost due to the fact that their heirs could not catalog it, and […]

It’s Here! New hobbyDB App now Available via Apple Store

It’s Here! New hobbyDB App now Available via Apple Store

You asked and we listened! Introducing our first foray into the world of mobile applications. Thanks to the hard work of Zack Fisher, hobbyDB partner and Founder of the Toy Collector App, we’re now able to offer our initial app, which we will improve over time.  Over the years, we’ve asked the community what was […]

All in the Family: Celebrating the hobbyDB Families that Collect Together

All in the Family: Celebrating the hobbyDB Families that Collect Together

We like to think of ourselves as more than just a collecting community. At hobbyDB we prefer to consider us a collecting family. They say you collect the things you love. And what better way to collect than with the ones you love the most? We can’t all be together during these trying times, so […]

hobbyDB Crowdfunding Round 2 Draws to a Close: Thank You, Collecting Community

hobbyDB Crowdfunding Round 2 Draws to a Close: Thank You, Collecting Community

The latest round of the hobbyDB crowdfunding has come to a close and we cannot thank the collecting community enough. We exceeded our expectations, courtesy of 316 new and re-investors who joined close to now 1,000 community members in owning a piece of the hobbyDB family of brands. These investments will help us continue to […]

Last Chance to Join Hundreds of Investors in Owning a Piece of hobbyDB

Last Chance to Join Hundreds of Investors in Owning a Piece of hobbyDB

hobbyDB’s latest round of crowdfunding has been a resounding success, but we’re not quite done, yet. Only a few hours remain to join hundreds of new and re-investors who have pledged more than $106,000 towards owning a piece of the website that their support and contributions have helped to build. But you must act quickly! […]

New to hobbyDB: Advanced Search Filter Options and Ability to Track Trades & Pre-Orders

New to hobbyDB: Advanced Search Filter Options and Ability to Track Trades & Pre-Orders

Our never-ending quest to turn hobbyDB into the ultimate resource for collectors brings us several new and exciting features, including detailed search filters and item tracking capabilities. Advanced Search Options We have added the to option to filter by Date Produced (i.e. when a company produced it), as well as the current Date Added (when […]

Time Running Out to Place Your Christmas Diecast Order via the hobbyDB Marketplace

Time Running Out to Place Your Christmas Diecast Order via the hobbyDB Marketplace

Christmas is coming and Santa’s sleigh is quickly filling up. Time is running short to order that Hot Wheels stocking stuffer or that Treasure Hunt set for under the tree on Christmas morning. We recommend placing your orders via the hobbyDB Marketplace no later than Sunday, Dec. 13 to allow the best opportunity to receive […]