Continuing with the topical set concept this year, last month BBM released a set focusing on players who hail from Kyushu. For those of you who don't know anything about the geography of Japan, Kyushu is one Japan's main islands, located at the south end of the large chain. The bullet train reaches its southern terminus on Kyushu. Its major city is Fukuoka, home of the SoftBank Hawks.
The base set uses a background of the island's silhouette, with the player's prefecture (similar to counties in America) in blue. Fukudome is from Kagoshima, the southern end of Kyushu. Ninety cards appear in the set, with the last nine being subset cards titled "On The Rise" and "Prime Time".九州) in brackets on the copyright line.
A gold foil-signed parallel was also released for 27 of the cards in the set; the partial parallel is serial-numbered to 150.
An autographed set was also issued with 50 different cards serial numbered up to 40.