hobbyDB Team Posts

hobbyDB: What’s the big idea?

As a hobbyDB user, you may have looked up all the Super Treasure Hunts from a certain year, or how much that Headless Ned Stark is worth. You may be wondering: How’d this all start and where is it going? Well our very own Joschik recently appeared on the Syfy networks Fandom Files to provide […]

The biggest model car event of the year

The biggest model car event of the year

The Model Car Hall of Fame 2018 Awards are here! With 24 Inductees, this year marks the biggest ever for the Hall. We have our first ever Inductees in new categories including Slot Cars, Automotive Art, Model Trucks and many more. The best part? It’s you, the collectors we have to thank. Together with a […]

Do you have Valuable Cabbage Patch Kids Hiding in your Basement?

Do you have Valuable Cabbage Patch Kids Hiding in your Basement?

You Could be Holding on to a Valuable Cabbage Patch Kid and Not Even Know It! Cabbage Patch Kids are one of those fantastic toys that blazed like a supernova in their day. They were the first dolls ever to create what you could call “Collector Frenzy.” They were THE toy to have for Christmas […]

Should you unbox your Funko Pop! figures?

Should you unbox your Funko Pop! figures?

It’s not just Funko Pop! collectors; everyone who seriously collects contemplates leaving their figures boxed. So should you unbox your Funko Pop! figures? After all, you always hear stories in the collecting space about mint condition items selling for thousands of dollars. Certain collectibles are basically worthless unless they are in the package, proving their […]

How To Collect On A Budget and Still Have Fun

How To Collect On A Budget and Still Have Fun

For people who are on a limited budget, collecting doesn’t need to be a financially stressful hobby. You can collect on a budget and enjoy it immensely. It’s easy to rack up a tab on even cheap collectibles if you aren’t careful. Magic the Gathering booster packs can add up to hundreds of dollars, and those huge […]