Entries by Max

BICYCLE HONEYBEE Playing Cards. The famous bees arrive again, but this time pedaling

In 2015, a cool collaboration began between a great company dedicated to magic products, Penguin Magic, and a talented designer who has always been a good friend of Max Playing Cards, Randy Butterfield (Midnight Card Company). That collaboration made possible a bestseller called HoneyBee. Honeybee was a simple but bold deck, perfect for magic, play and […]

DISCOUNTED BICYCLE PLAYING CARDS. A little bird, specifically a parrot, told me

A few months ago, the BICYCLE PARROT project was successfully funded and its production and fulfillment was recently completed. The artist Renee LeCompte had designed several years ago her “Parrots of the World” deck with portraits of some of these species. Following a collaboration with Will Roya (PlayingCardsDecks.com) on the Strigiformes project, Renee began designing a new version of her […]

DOMINION EXQUISITE Playing Cards. The meeting of beautiful traditional design and advanced printing technology

In a market saturated with soulless decks, multiple recolored versions, and lazy creators, there are some artists who keep us looking forward to their next project. One of my favorites is  Jody Eklund (Black Ink Playing Cards), a designer who tries to reinvent himself in each new campaign by offering meticulous objects and designs that do […]