farscape trading cards
Interview with Rittenhouse
Updated June 5, 2002: Rittenhouse
Archives has announced September as the release
date for the Season Three set of cards. They'll
continue the 22-card bonus sets "Behind the
Scenes" and "The Quotable Farscape"
along with nine "Family Ties" cards,
18 new SketchaFEX cards (hand drawn) and nine
"Revenging Angel Animation Cels."
Autographers will include Paul Goddard, Tammy
Macintosh, Jonathan Hardy and more (see the Karlsweb
May 10, 2002: With a new
set of Farscape trading cards due out in September,
Mr. Steve Charendoff of Rittenhouse Archives, the
publisher of the Farscape cards, graciously agreed to
an interview with Karlsweb. Read on to learn what
great new things are coming in the Season Three set as
well as some background information on what goes into
XHALAX SUN COSTUME CARD
September 12, 2002: A second costume card has been added to the
Season Three set of cards to be released in mid October by Rittenhouse
Archives. Here's what Rittenhous's Steve Charendoff had to say:
Regarding our upcoming Farscape: Season 3 card series, please note that we
have now added 2 costume cards, by popular demand. The costume cards will
feature materials from the characters Scorpius/Harvey (the neural clone inside
Crichton's head) and Xhalax Sun (Aeryn's mother). Each card will be found
approximately once per 12-box case. After the initial product solicitation, we
received numerous requests for more costume cards, and we are pleased to have been
able to make this modest addition in order to please so many people (and to add just
that much more value to the series, too).
15, 2002 UPDATE:
The first of the Bobble-Heads will be Crichton, Chiana, Zhaan and Scorpius, with all
of the key characters to be eventually produced.
12, 2002: Farscape
bobble-heads are on the way from Rittenhouse
Archives, the publisher of the Farscape trading cards. From Rittenhouse's Steve
Charendoff, "The bobbles are still in the works. It's hard getting the
likenesses right. Hopefully, we will have them done before end of year (in time for
In non-Farscape card news, Rittenhouse plans to release a set each of Star
Trek Animated and Star Trek: DS9 cards in 2003.