Pokémon Posts

Protect Your Pokemon Cards From…the Japanese Yakuza

Protect Your Pokemon Cards From…the Japanese Yakuza

If Pokemon has taught us anything since its inception nearly three decades ago, it’s that anyone will go to great lengths to add Pikachu and friends to their collection. That includes the notorious Japanese organized crime syndicate the Yakuza. Keita Saito, a lieutenant in the Yakuza’s Takinogawa family, was arrested recently in connection with an […]

Pokemon Day! Collectibles Arriving in 2024 From Pokemon TCG, Funko and More!

Pokemon Day! Collectibles Arriving in 2024 From Pokemon TCG, Funko and More!

Happy Pokemon Day! The beloved franchise made its debut on this day (Feb. 27) in 1996. Since then, Pokemon has become a global phenomenon with thousands upon thousands of collectibles, including more than 14,000 on hobbyDB — with more arriving all the time. So we’re looking forward to what’s to come from the world of […]

Pokemon Gogh: Pikachu and Van Gogh Inspired Promo Card

Pokemon Gogh: Pikachu and Van Gogh Inspired Promo Card
Written by
Javier Serrano
Javier Serrano

I am an enthusiastic collector, particularly when some of the greatest artistic masterpieces merged with our beloved collectibles, beyond the value that could have, those small “historical pieces” elevate our collections to another level. More than twenty years ago and after collaborating with Cartoon Network in a marketing campaign, I was so lucky because they […]

hobbyDB Goes to Toy Fair New York 2023

hobbyDB Goes to Toy Fair New York 2023

The North American International Toy Fair 2023 has returned to New York City for the first time since the Covid shutdown and hobbyDB is on hand to take part in the fun! Festivities are currently underway for the convention held Sept. 30 – Oct. 3 at the Jacob Javitts Center. hobbyDB’s very own Christian is […]

Last Day of the Month #LDOM: Funko, Lego, Hasbro and More Now on hobbyDB in May!

Last Day of the Month #LDOM: Funko, Lego, Hasbro and More Now on hobbyDB in May!

What a month for the hobbyDB database!! As the waning hours of May tick off the clock, we’re approaching 10,000 items added to the database this month with 9,700 collectibles (9,703 to be exact) from brands such as Lego, Funko and so much more. That includes more than 1,680 Pokémon cards! Peruse the latest additions […]

Learning the Joys of Collecting Pokémon With My Son

Learning the Joys of Collecting Pokémon With My Son
Written by
Javier Serrano
Javier Serrano

In general terms, we can say that the things we collect are directly connected with our childhood, and nostalgia plays an important role with the collectibles we are passionate about as a part of our lifestyle. However, from time to time, we find some articles which become relevant in our daily hobby for different reasons. […]

Top-10 Most Valuable Pokémon Booster Packs and Boxes

Top-10 Most Valuable Pokémon Booster Packs and Boxes

When it comes to collecting Pokémon cards, everyone’s collection could use a little boost now and then. We’re busting out our Pokémon Trading Cards and examining the best Booster Boxes and Packs found on hobbyDB. Which do you own? Remember, estimated values tend to fluctuate, especially as we add more and more items and price […]

hobbyDB Takes on Collect-A-Con Denver

hobbyDB Takes on Collect-A-Con Denver

When it comes to Collect-A-Con Denver, we came, we saw…we collected! What a weekend! hobbyDB made its Collect-A-Con debut Oct. 15-16 at the Colorado Convention Center with two days of Funko, trading cards and celebs, as well as Pokémon…so much Pokémon. We loved being able to meet and chat with many of our users, as […]

ICYMI: The Rad Dad Pokémon Collection Goes up for Auction

ICYMI: The Rad Dad Pokémon Collection Goes up for Auction

When it comes to trading cards, too many stories begin with a similar preamble: “I had that as a kid, but my mom threw my cards away.” For the Kiser family of Mapleton, Utah, the passion of their late, (and, yes, definitely great) father is about to result in a life-altering windfall. And all because […]

9 Collectibles That Will Make You Feel Nostalgic If You’re a ’90s Kid

9 Collectibles That Will Make You Feel Nostalgic If You’re a ’90s Kid

The window for revisiting pop culture of the past seems to be set at around 20 years before you can look back with a combination of loving memory and irony.  So for all you ’90s kids, here are a few collectibles that will make you feel nostalgic. 1. Tamagotchi 2. The Original Gameboy 3. Donkey […]

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