Yes, this is (possibly) the most interesting deck of cards ever made

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By Scott Perry in New Products on Wednesday 13 August 2014

The Black Book Manifesto, the latest deck currently running on Kickstarter, is a typographic deck of playing cards that takes playing card design to the extreme. The deck is made up of 54 completely unique card designs where the court cards are typographic portraits and the number cards are created by hypnotic expanding lines of text.

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All Oz Cards: poking fun at Australian culture

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By Celeste Brignac in New Illustration on Tuesday 18 October 2011

All Oz Cards stamps a new twist on time-honoured entertainment, poking fun at the Australian culture with every deal. Photographer and designer Celeste Brignac brings her talent for detail to the game after years of in-depth research at watering holes across this dry continent. Get your mates together, pull up a few eskies and distract the competition with the iconic Aussie lingo.

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Suit Up at Melbourne’s QV

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By Zolton in New Events on Friday 30 January 2009

The Suit Up exhibition comprises a number of artworks from various Australian street, comic, and illustration artists, each of whom has applied their unique style to that ubiquitous — yet, rarely tapped — canvas, the playing card. The designs have been produced as giclee prints, signed and numbered by the artists, and are limited to […]

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Smoke and Mirrors cards

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By Derrick Stembridge in New Products on Thursday 21 August 2008

Smoke and Mirrors is a new brand of cards illustrated by renowned artist Si Scott in association with Dan and Dave. The deck has been engineered with the highest quality stock and manufactured with the US Playing Card Companies’ latest printing technology.

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