BTS, NCT, Seventeen photocards: why K-pop fans are going wild over pics of their favourite stars and pay big money for the ones they want

//BTS, NCT, Seventeen photocards: why K-pop fans are going wild over pics of their favourite stars and pay big money for the ones they want

BTS, NCT, Seventeen photocards: why K-pop fans are going wild over pics of their favourite stars and pay big money for the ones they want

Band tees are passé in the world of K-pop, where merchandising is done on a whole other level. One particularly popular type of merch? Wallet-sized photocards, which are making a killing among K-pop fans. The latest trend in trading cards are pint-sized photos of K-pop stars that are usually found in albums or come as bonuses in merchandise packaging. With multiple variants of the same album, there are often hundreds of photocards associated with a single music release, which fans often…

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