Junk. Waste. Garbage.
One man’s trash is another man’s treasure, and oh BOY is this trash a treasure…at least for me!
Welcome, one and all, to another edition of the Super Powers Highlight. Today we’ll be looking at some of the various shipping cases used to transport Super Powers figures to their intended retail destinations (way back when).
Yes, that’s correct. We’re looking at boxes. Three different boxes.
Used shipping cases are very difficult to come by, especially for vintage toy lines. I don’t think I’ve seen pictures of any other Super Powers shipping cases on the internet, but I’m sure that some of the "high-roller big-baller" collectors have examples in their stashes. I also know that at least one case of Canadian-release 33-backs was cracked open at some point, since there are AFA-graded U90 (the "U" stands for "uncirculated") MOC Shazams and Orions on eBay. Sad that a sealed case had to be destroyed to make something desirable for those silly label collectors, but that’s a profanity-laden blog for another day. I’m sure I’ll get to it, since I can’t stand stuff like that.
On to the pics!
Read the rest of Super Powers Highlight – Shipping Cases!