What Are X-Men Trading Cards?

What Are X-Men Trading Cards?

X-Men trading cards are series of collectible cards that feature images of the X-Men and famous battles from their comic books. A number of different series have been issued over the years.

X-Men trading cards originated with the Marvel Universe Cards, which featured many of the X-Men. This series was issued yearly by Impel from 1990 to 1994. A specific X-Men collectible set was also issued by Impel in 1992, with a second set issued in 1993. Fleer issued an "Ultra" set featuring hand-painted artwork in 1994, and in 2000 Wizards of the Coast issued a playable trading card game.