Apes Bubble Gum Cards

The Original Topps Cards

Here are the original Planet of the Apes Movie Bubble Gum Trading Cards published by Topps in 1969. These are the UK cards, which had black borders instead of white borders. Thanks to Mark Talbot-Butler for the scans!

Planet of the Apes Movie Cards

And here are the original Planet of the Apes TV Series Bubble Gum Trading Cards published by Topps in 1975.

Planet of the Apes TV Series Cards

Fan-made TV Series Cards

Greg Plonowski created a beautiful "2nd Series" set of Planet of the Apes TV series cards. You can view the cards on Kass's TV series site. Greg has also provided high-resolution (300 dpi) sheets suitable for printing and assembling into actual cards. You can download these high-res images by clicking here. Thanks to Greg for these beautiful images and great story!

Card image Greg Plonowski created a beautiful "3rd Series" set of Planet of the Apes TV series cards. You can view the cards on Kass's TV series site. Greg has also provided high-resolution (300 dpi) sheets suitable for printing and assembling into actual cards. You can download these high-res images by clicking here. Also available are 142 raw image captures used to produce the cards.

Fan-made Apes Movie Cards

Greg Plonowski, Neil Foster, and Kassidy Rae are continuing their card-making project, with plans to encompass all four Apes sequels. The art on the backs of the cards and the art on the wrapper is the work of Neil Foster, artist of the online Apes comic "Beware the Beast".

Cards for Beneath the Planet of the Apes
Cards for Escape from the Planet of the Apes
Cards for Conquest of the Planet of the Apes
Cards for Battle for the Planet of the Apes
Cards for Return to the Planet of the Apes

Graham Hill Painting Cards

Graham Hill has painted a fantastic series of Apes characters. Graham's paintings were turned into cards by Greg Plonowski. Check them out!!

Click here to view Graham Hill's paintings

Rittenhouse Behind-the-Scenes Cards — Contributed by Mark Talbot-Butler

In 2004, Rittenhouse Archives released a limited set of 9 cards in their The Planet of the Apes Behind-the-Scenes series. They also released two special cards containing fabric swatches from costumes, as well as a card autographed by Linda Harrison.

These scans of the Rittenhouse BTS cards were contributed by Mark Talbot-Butler.

Rittenhouse Behind-the-Scenes Cards

Rittenhouse Charlton Heston Cards — Contributed by Mark Talbot-Butler

In 2004, Rittenhouse Archives released a limited set of 9 cards in their The Planet of the Apes Charlton Heston series.

These scans of the Rittenhouse Heston cards were contributed by Mark Talbot-Butler.

Rittenhouse Charlton Heston Cards

Inkworks Autograph Cards — Contributed by Mark Talbot-Butler

In 1999, Inkworks released a limited set of five autographed Planet of the Apes cards. The set featured autographs from Linda Harrison, Jeff Corey, Buck Kartalian, Don Pedro Colley, and Natalie Trundy.

These scans of the Inkworks Autograph cards were contributed by Mark Talbot-Butler.

Inkworks Autograph Cards

Inkworks Archives Cards — Contributed by Manuel Borras Moreno

In 1999, Inkworks released a set of 90 cards titled The Planet of the Apes Archives. In addition to scenes from the original five movies, there were also cards showing production photos, design photos, and more.

These scans of the Inkworks cards were contributed by Manuel Borras Moreno.

Inkworks Archives Cards

Inkworks Chase Cards — Contributed by Mark Talbot-Butler

In 1999, Inkworks include chase cards (bonus cards) in some packages. The chase cards depicted the posters for the films, as well as a set of Roddy McDowall images.

These scans of the Inkworks chase cards were contributed by Mark Talbot-Butler.

Inkworks Chase Cards

Inkworks Cards and Flyer — Contributed by Mark Talbot-Butler

In 1999, Inkworks released a few promotional cards. You can also find a dealer flyer and the package wrapper here.

These scans of the Inkworks Extras cards were contributed by Mark Talbot-Butler.

Inkworks Extras Cards

TV Series Cards from Spain — Contributed by Mark Talbot-Butler

A series of television stars cards released in Spain included at least three cards from the Planet of the Apes TV series. The first card pictured Virdon and Burke, while the second and third cards were combined to feature and image of Virdon, Burke, and Galen.

These scans of the Spanish TV cards were contributed by Mark Talbot-Butler.

Spain TV Cards


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