Honus Wagner. LeBron James. Wayne Gretzy. And now… Pikachu? The booming sports-card industry isn’t just about sports anymore.
A set of 1st-edition Pokemon cards is headed to auction and expected to fetch upwards of $750,000. Wow! All 103 cards in the set carry a Gem Mint 10 rating, including the prized Charizard – a copy of which sold for a whopping $369,000 on its own just last month. Bidding on the set began Monday and runs through January 31st.
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