To celebrate and capture highlights across the WNBA, Top Shot is releasing a new batch of collectibles for the final WNBA Base Set Drop of the season on August 18, 2022.
An action-packed WNBA regular season is in its final week, and the battle to clinch the two remaining playoff spots is on. Let’s go! The Mercury, Dream, Lynx, Liberty and Sparks will make one last push to spark possible postseason magic. Teams like No. 1 seed Chicago, Connecticut and Washington – including standouts Emma Meesseman, Alyssa Thomas and Natasha Cloud — are already in the driver’s seat.
What’s inside these packs of officially licensed WNBA video collectibles? Limited edition Top Shot and Rookie Debuts, epic performances and generational talents at the twilight of their careers. Pretty amazing, right?
If you want a chance to open a pack containing these time capsules of WNBA history, here’s all you need to know.
- 15,000 WNBA Base Set Release 5 packs will be available for $9, with three new Base Set Common Moments in each. The drop will feature 11 total Moments from this season, all new to WNBA Top Shot, including two Top Shot Debuts. Watch every Moment here.
- Approximately 1,500 collectors will receive Allowlist access on Wednesday, August 17, with the remaining packs available starting at 3pm ET on Thursday, August 18. The eligible participants, and the details on how they were selected, will be revealed in the coming days. Allowlist recipients will be notified before Tuesday, August 16. A list containing the majority of Allowlisted collectors can be found here. Additional collectors will be added prior to the drop.
- Free airdropped packs will be sent to collectors who own every Moment in WNBA: Best of 2021 and/or WNBA Base Set (Series 4), one pack per complete set. The snapshot was taken on Thursday, August 11, at Noon ET.
- Based on your Total Drop Score, you may be eligible to purchase 3 packs per transaction. Anyone can grab one pack, while supplies last. Collectors with a 5,000+ score can purchase two at a time, and anyone with a 15,000+ score can land three at a time.
Keep climbing the WNBA Team Leaderboards, and don’t miss the final opportunity this season to rip Base Set packs from the W’s brightest stars and budding franchises.
Have a friend who loves the W but isn’t a Top Shot collector yet? Refer them to start their collection today and you’ll both get $15 in Top Shot Site Credit with their first purchase.
Don’t forget, Top Shot is constantly running WNBA Challenges throughout the week, including our “For The Cup” series honoring the midseason competition. Explore Challenge HQ to earn unique Challenge Reward Moments from your favorite players.
Now here’s a sneak preview of every player coming to WNBA Top Shot on August 18, 2022. Watch every Moment here.
WNBA Base Set Release 5 Roster
Tiffany Hayes, Atlanta Dream (/8000)
Emma Meesseman, Chicago Sky (/8000)
Kahleah Copper, Chicago Sky (/8000)
Alyssa Thomas, Connecticut Sun (/8000)
Nneka Ogwumike, Los Angeles Sparks (/8000)
Jessica Shepard, Minnesota Lynx (/6000)
Nikolina Milic, Minnesota Lynx (/4000)
Natasha Howard, New York Liberty (/8000)
Diana Taurasi, Phoenix Mercury (/8000)
Tina Charles, Seattle Storm (/8000)
Natasha Cloud, Washington Mystics (/8000)
No need for FOMO! See you at the drop.