Garbage Pail Kids Original Series 4

Topps Inc. released the 4th Series Garbage Pail Kids with new sticker card character names in 1986. The 4th Original series Garbage Pail Kids sticker cards featured 82 cards labeled 125a-166a and 125b-166b. Cards labeled with a number and the letter "a" had a counterpart labeled with the letter "b". The counter parts from "a" to "b" featured the same character artwork with different names.

The total collection of the Original Series 4 included 7 variations bringing the total to 89 Original Series 4 cards. Those variation included changes to character names on cards 125b, 149a, 158b and 164b. Along with the variations to the name changes there were updates made to the 3 checklists found on cards 125a, 138a, and 138b.

The GPK Original Series 4 only had 1 design change throughout the various prints. Collecting a full Original Series 4 variation set would require you to collect all variations on each of the released print waves.

As stated on the home page, the prices below reflect cards, wax packs, or full wax boxes that are in mint or near mint conditions. We've also included pricing for cards that have been professionally graded. Cards that have been graded by a professional will have a score that is standardized, which in turn will increase the perceived value of a card.

 

1986 4th Series - US Original Series 4

  GPK Item   Description   Value  
Full Wax Box GPK Series 4 Wax Box of 48 Packs. Condition NM/MT. Unopened wax packs. Complete with 48 individual, unopened wax packs and box. $120.00
Unopened Wax Pack 5 GPK Sticker Cards & Gum: Original Series 4 Garbage Pail Wax Pack. Condition NM/MT. Unopened. Any variation of the pack. $2.00

82 Card Set

Complete 82 Set: Condition NM/MT. Cards 125 - 166, set "a" and "b". Complete card set of 82 cards. Not including variation cards. Either design change. $50.00

89 Card
Variation Set

Complete 128 Variation Set: Condition NM/MT. Cards 125 - 166, set "a" and "b". Complete card set of 82 cards, including all 7 variation cards. $65.00
Empty Wax Box Original Series 4 GPK Wax Box: Condition NM/MT. Yellow wax box with artwork. No wax packs included, empty box. $10.00
Card 125a Holly Wood: Single Garbage Pail Kids sticker card featuring Holly Wood. Condition NM/MT. Any variation of the card. $.65

Card 125b

Woody Alan or Oak Kay: Single Garbage Pail Kids sticker card featuring either Woody Alan or Oak Kay. Condition NM/MT. $.75
Card 135a Rock E. Horror: Single Garbage Pail Kids sticker card featuring Rock E. Horror. Condition NM/MT. $.65
Card 138a
Alien Ian: Single Garbage Pail Kids sticker card featuring Alien Ian. Condition NM/MT. Any variation of the card. $.60
Card 149a Reese Pieces or Puzzled Paul: Single Garbage Pail Kids sticker card featuring Reese Pieces or Puzzled Paul. Condition NM/MT. Any variation of the card. $.70
Card 158b
Ig Lou or Crystal Gale: Single Garbage Pail Kids sticker card featuring either Ig Lou or Crystal. Condition NM/MT. Any variation of the card. $.75
Card 164b Salvatore Dolly: Single Garbage Pail Kids sticker card featuring Alice Island. Any variation of the card. Condition NM/MT. $.65
Card 164b Battered Brad: Single Garbage Pail Kids sticker card featuring Liberty Libby. Any variation of the card. Condition NM/MT. $.75

GPK OS 4
Common
Cards

All Common Cards: Condition NM/MT. Single GPK Original Series 4 sticker card. Common cards refer to all other cards that were not individually listed above. $.50
Professionally Graded - Score 10 Pro Graded 10 "Gem": All GPK Series 4 Sticker Cards that have been professionally graded with a score of "10" will have an increased value of a 155%, along with the cost of grading the card. Card Price
+ Grading Cost
+ 155%
Professionally Graded - Score 9 Pro Graded 9: All GPK Series 4 Sticker Cards that have been professionally graded with a score of "9" will have an increased value of a 125%, along with the cost of grading the card. Card Price
+ Grading Cost
+ 125%
Professionally Graded - Score 8 Pro Graded 8: All GPK Series 4 Sticker Cards that have been professionally graded with a score of "8" will have an increased value of a 85%, along with the cost of grading the card. Card Price
+ Grading Cost
+ 85%