1996 Topps comes in two series. There are 36 packs per box, 12 cards per pack (packs with a Power Booster card contain 11 cards).
Mickey Mantle Commemorative Edition
Randomly inserted Mickey Mantle reprint cards 1951-1969. Also randomly inserted Star Power Power Boosters, Mystery Finest, Finest Refractors, and Profiles.
Tony Gwynn and Kirby Puckett on the box top in batting stance. The packs come with Tony Gwynn or Kirby Puckett reflective plastic wrappers.
Mantle Commemorative 1:6; Profiles 1:12; Mystery Finest 1:36; Power Booster 1:36; Finest Refractor 1:216
Win an original Mickey Mantle card. Mickey Mantle Sweepstakes entry card.
Randomly inserted Mickey Mantle Finest, Finest Refractors, Profiles, and hobby exclusive Wrecking Crew cards.
Tony Gwynn and Kirby Puckett on box top in batting swing follow-through. The packs come with Tony Gwynn or Kirby Puckett reflective plastic wrappers.
Profiles 1:12; Mickey Mantle Finest 1:18; Wrecking Crew 1:72; Finest Refractor 1:144
Key rookies include Mark Bellhorn, Sean Casey, Matt Morris, D.Ward/R.Sexon, and R.Ibanez/P.Konerko.
Other key cards include Mickey Mantle, Todd Helton, Cal Ripken, Mark McGwire, Don Mattingly, Roger Clemens, Cal Ripken, Derek Jeter, Barry Bonds, V.Guerrero/A.Jones