“To Be Continued…” – Logan Paul Provides an Update on ‘Fake’ $3.5 Million Pokemon Cards Recently Purchased

Published 01/05/2022, 8:05 AM EST
Jun 6, 2021; Miami, Florida, USA; Logan Paul (Yellow Trunks) stands in the ring prior to an exhibition boxing match against Floyd Mayweather Jr. (not pictured) at Hard Rock Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

Logan Paul is a fan of the most out-of-the-box items in the world. He never shies away from shelling out his hard-earned money on buying anything that he likes. A few days back, the 26-year-old sent waves all across the combat sports universe after he spent a whopping $3.5 million on first edition Pokemon cards.

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Days after his purchase, IGN reported the YouTuber turned boxer may have spent $3.5 million on fake Pokemon cards. That said, ‘The Maverick’ took it to Twitter to detail his true notions on this entire matter.

Sharing IGN’s tweet, he wrote, “update on this: I’m flying to Chicago this weekend to verify the case with BBCE, the company who insured its authenticity to be continued…”

When the Ohio native dropped the news of buying these cards, hardly anyone believed it, as it was an insane amount for first edition cards. The news of it being fake may have stunned him even further.

Did Logan Paul really buy ‘fake’ Pokemon cards?

‘The Maverick’ is always open about his interests and likings about various artworks, cartoon characters, and more. As Logan Paul shares a different love for Pokemon altogether, he ended up gifting himself the first edition of those cards.

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Considering that he is a genuine fan, Paul didn’t think twice about his purchase. However, there’s no way he would have made the purchase had there not been some way to verify its authenticity.

Logan Paul, left, and Floyd Mayweather, right, fight during an exhibition boxing match at Hard Rock Stadium, Sunday, June 6, 2021, in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

As Paul has been faced with a comment, he will look to find out whether his Pokemon cards are real or fake. That said, fans will be keenly tracking Logan Paul‘s social handle for the next few days, as he might come up with solid proof regarding the authenticity of his cards.

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Until then, one cannot say if his expensive cards are real or fake.

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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