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12 June

Royal Optik by Uusi. New red deck. Just a few days left

The fantastic Uusi project, Royal Optik, is almost finishing. Funded in a record time, this deck will be printed soon. Furthermore, as they promised, there will be also a red version of this stunning deck. Let me show it and also the full set of court cards. Don’t miss this opportunity as it can be the last one to get these fantastic limited decks. Do and pledge for it in the project website. Good luck!  

19 May

Reprint of a bullfighting mexican comic deck circa 1960

I don’t talk about Spanish cards very often, not because I am not interested on them (all the contrary) or because they don’t interest to my readers (all the contrary too). The reason is that, unfortunately, there is not a fluid channel with information about Spanish cards creations. This is an exception, because this deck has been created by a good friend, Iñaki Aguirrezabal, a Spanish playing cards lover, especially of those bull-fighting themed. He has edited other decks before,…

16 May

Royal Optik. The new piece of art from Uusi

  As I told you some weeks ago, Uusi has prepared their new piece of art: Royal Optik. No need to say it will be a stunning deck, like Peter and Linnea’s previous creations: Blue Blood and Bohemia. Uusi’s inspiration for this deck came from their love of wood cut prints and a curiosity they have in geometric, eye-bending Op Art imagery. Both use negative space to create volume and movement but differ greatly in how they express it. They…

05 April

Received the Bohemia deck(s). Sublime! Uusi announces their upcoming release

  After a few weeks knocked out (I am beginning to be too old) I have come back to life (slowly) and found waiting for me at home a few surprises that I will share with my friendly readers. I will post in the coming days some articles about decks that I received with my own photos. The image quality is not great (I have a lot to learn about photography), but I have done with love and thanks to…