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16 August
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Golden Age Playing Cards. A fantasy world with amazing illustrations

Playing cards design has allowed talented artists to find new forms of expression. One of the best artists I have had the opportunity to meet is the Ukrainian Sviatoslav Pashchuk (Agitcom) who, although he has not yet had much luck in his foray into the playing cards world, still has much to say and to offer because his illustrations are extremely beautiful and full of quality and realism. Now, he has just released his latest proposal: GOLDEN AGE.     Taking inspiration from Neil…

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12 August
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AESIR FOIL TUCK Playing cards. Viking mythology in the most luxurious tuck cases

Since Doug Frye launched the very first Aesir deck in 2014, hundreds of card fans have been able to enjoy this world inspired by Viking mythology and its prophecy about the end of the world. Several editions have been created after that but Doug wanted to create something very special so he has launched his new campaign: AESIR FOIL TUCK. For this project, three luxury tuck cases in blue, red and black have been created. To make them more unique…

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04 August
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DREAM v2 Playing Cards. The geometry between the real and the imaginary

Bicycle Dream was one of the most popular releases by Card Experiment. Inspired by the world of dreams and the relationship between the real and the imaginary, the second edition is here: DREAM v2.     If the first edition was full of details and designs made with visual labyrinths, this second edition offers a much simpler and minimalist look that keeps its essence with a more basic color combination in red, blue and white that emphasizes its geometry and…

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03 August
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RIDERS OF THE APOCALYPSE Playing Cards. The end of the world beautifully illustrated

For his quality, not only as a human-being but as an amazing illustrator, Justin Hussain (Ace Collectable Cards) has become one of our favorite artists. After Four Seasons and HorRoar!, Justin offers us his most recent creation: RIDERS OF THE APOCALYPSE.     Inspired by the famous biblical paragraph about the end of the world, the cards depict in each suit the allegories of conquest, war, famine and death. The horses and their horsemen are the protagonists of the court cards. The…

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27 July
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MUERTOS ANIMALS EDITION Playing Cards by Natalia Silva. Pets join the fiesta

Less than two weeks ago I was talking about MUERTOS Playing Cards by Natalia Silva. The campaign was successfully funded and Natalia brings us the second part of this series dedicated to traditional Mexican celebration but with a very original style: MUERTOS ANIMALS EDITION.       The inspiration and the vector and colorful style are still present in this deck replacing the classic human skulls by those of fun animals.     Dark purple backgrounds, elaborated designs full of details and…

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21 July
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CHICKEN Playing Cards. Kings and queens arrive clucking

PlayingCardsDecks.com is a young company passionate about playing cards, with a significant previous experience in the commercial sector, that was created a few months ago. Although their main activity is the playing cards supply, they have been working with different designers in order to produce their own decks. Now, they begin their crowdfunding venture launching their very first deck: CHICKEN. Chicken is the first playing card work by the Canadian Susan Krupp, an experienced book covers and children’s books illustrator. With…

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16 July
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MUERTOS Playing Cards by Natalia Silva. The fun interpretation of the Mexican celebration

For several years, Natalia Silva has offered us decks with a very personal style. After her popular series dedicated to Russian folklore, she successfully combined these designs with the popular Mexican culture in Calaveras de Azúcar. Now, a new deck joins the collection: MUERTOS.     Using the well-known vector and colorful style, MUERTOS playing cards perfectly represent the aesthetic spirit of the great Mexican Day of the Dead celebration that has been the inspiration for so many decks along last…

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12 July
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BICYCLE CODEX Playing Cards. The most luxurious mysteries and secrets of the Freemasonry

While finishing the latest production details of their previous Bicycle Premium deck, our Elite Playing Cards friends launch their new BICYCLE CODEX Playing Cards. For all those Elite fans, recognizing this deck as one of their creations is not difficult at all. However, the detailed observation of the designs is stimulating and original.     Inspired by secret societies, especially in Freemasonry, and designed from the usual elegance, luxury and beauty of their productions, CODEX cards are, however, different from what has…

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10 July
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GREEN STAMPS Playing cards. Get many of these and you will have your gift

Sperry & Hutchinson was a pioneer in retail loyalty programs in the United States. This company became very popular in the 60’s with their S&H green stamps, which the customers could receive in some stores with their purchases and stuck in a collector’s book to be redeemed for interesting products in a catalog. Inspired by these famous stamps, The Futurist Co. (formerly Classics Playing Cards) brings us GREEN STAMPS Playing Cards.     The deck uses the emblematic stamped design of…

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07 July
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The three latest Bicycle decks by Collectable Playing Cards. Vintage, dangerous and optimist

Let’s check the active projects by Collectable Playing Cards in Kickstarter at this moment:   BICYCLE VINTAGE CLASSIC     Inspired by old classic playing cards, the design has been carefully created like intricately crafted. All the deck has been intentionally aged getting that yellowed aspect and mixing the beauty of the traditional playing cards an some mystery behind the symbols and decorations of the aces and tuck case. The aged aspect has been created using digital techniques to make each card unique.  …