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Suppliers of Modern and Antique Playing-Cards

热血传奇sf specialises in supplying European regional playing-cards, including Tarot, Tarock and Tarocchi cards, to players in North America.

热血传奇sfThe has a good selection of Italian cards for sale.

is a Spanish online playing-card store selling playing-cards of various designs from around the world, including of course Spanish cards.

热血传奇sf deal in playing-cards, as well as books, maps, prints, currency and other ephemera.

deal in antique playing-cards, paper and books.

热血传奇sf is a UK-based company specialising in premium quality limited edition playing-cards for card manipulators (cardistry) and collectors.

sells playing-cards and card game books on line.

produce reproductions of historic playing-cards for reenactors; also historic board, dice and card games.

- dealer in playing-cards.

specialises in trading card games (CCGs) but their section has a substantial range of proprietary (commercial) card games for sale.

has a range of cards and other equipment for various trading games (CCGs).

热血传奇sfD.J.McAdam's sells playing-cards and other games; also gaming literature (new and second hand).

sells a range of American and Spanish playing-cards.

热血传奇sfWolfgang Kunze's sells a range of standard and non-standard second hand playing-cards for collectors.

sells playing-cards and other games to collectors.

have auctions of playing-cards, Faro equipment and antiques.

has a selection of modern and classic playing cards for all ages. The emphasis is on 52-card packs with novelty backs and faces, with some children's card games.

is a Florida-based online store selling standard Anglo-American playing cards and other game equipment.

Texas-based mostly sells standard Anglo-American 52-card decks, specialising in high quality cards for flourishing, cardistry and conjuring. Cards with custom backs and faces are also supplied.

Playing-Card Manufacturers

热血传奇sf Here are links to home pages of some playing-card manufacturers, producing a range of standard, non-standard and custom playing-cards.

  • (Austria)
  • (Spain)
  • (now owned by Carta Mundi)
  • (Italy)
  • (Belgium)
  • (Brazil)
  • (Krakow, Poland)
  • (Germany, owned by Carta Mundi)
  • (USA) - plastic playing-cards
  • (China)
  • (China)
  • (USA) - plastic playing-cards
  • (a subsidiary of Print Masters India)
  • (Taiwan)
  • (India)

Special Playing-Cards

热血传奇sfCards with special features such as extra suits or unusual designs.

Magnetic and waterproof cards

热血传奇sf (USA). These cards have a thin metal film in the centre so that they cling to a magnetic playing surface. Useful for playing out of doors in a breeze. May be available from amazon.com or .

is a deck of waterproof cards that float in water, designed for use in the bathtub or swimming pool.

Five-suited decks

are like a standard pack with a fifth suit of stars plus two jokers - 67 cards in all.

热血传奇sf - an Australian 60-card deck with 5 suits of 12 cards. The site includes a downloadable book with suggested variations of Canasta, Euchre and 500.

Tarot or tarock cards have the usual four suits (usually with 8 or 14 cards in each) plus an extra, longer "suit" of 21 trumps and a fool card. specialises in supplying Tarot, Tarock and Tarocchi playing-cards to players in North America

Six-suited decks

is a six-suited deck with three red suits (hearts, diamonds, shields), three black suits (clubs, spades, cups) and three jokers (total 81 cards).

is a six-suited deck in tile form. There are two red suits (hearts and diamonds), two black suits (spades and clubs) and two green suits (wheels and anchors) plus a joker of each colour, for a total of 81 tiles.

In the past, there have been various other six-suited card decks. For example Sextet had two red suits (hearts and diamonds), two black suits (spades and clubs) and two blue suits (wheels and rackets). Empire cards had three red suits (hearts, diamonds and crowns) and three black suits (clubs, spades and anchors). Unfortunately both are now out of print.

Eight-suited decks

The has eight 13-card suits (two red, two black, two blue and two gold) and eight jokers (one of each colour, two "boss" and two "null"): 112 cards in all. The web site has suggested adaptations of some popular card games: spades, rummy, hearts.

The has eight suits (four red and four black), with five identical jokers.

Long suits

For over a century, four suited decks with extra numeral cards (black 11s and 12s plus red 11s, 12s and 13s, total 62 cards plus jokers) have been made for the rarely played six-handed version of 500. For example the is available from amazon.com, and from Mind Games.

, distributed in New Zealand by Croxley Stationery limited have 11s, 12s and 13s of all four suits: 64 cards plus two jokers.

SHP games publishes including 11's and 12's of all four suits: 60 cards plus jokers. The name refers to the fact that the 60 cards can be dealt equally to 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6 players without remainder.

Different suits

Cards using Anglo-American and similar patterns, using the (originally French) suits of hearts, diamonds, clubs and spades are known worldwide. Alongside these, traditional cards with other suits are commonly used in central and southern Europe, North Africa, parts of Central and South America and the Far East. See the classified index for further information on these cards and the games that are played with them. For players in North America, is able to supply many of these regional cards.

Non-standard playing-card decks with artisitic and novelty designs

  • - a newly drawn version of the traditional English pattern, from Australia.
  • (USA: Promotional cards and cards for the casino market)
  • (USA: cards with suitmarks representing logical operators)
  • produce Shakespeare Bridge decks featuring quotations and insults from the plays; also Rat Pack poker decks.

See also the .

Makers and Suppliers of Custom Playing-Cards

Admagic.com suppies to order. You submit your own design for the backs or for the backs and faces.

热血传奇sfTM Cards specialise in producing to order. The customer can specify the face and back designs, the card size and materials, and the number of cards in the pack.

, also known as Card-Press, is a US-based firm specialising in producing custom playing-cards (custom faces, backs and shapes), and can also supply other gaming equipment.

manufactures cards and other game components to order. Their service is ideal for prototyping and small quantities - even down to just one copy. The game they produce for you can also be sold online through their web site.

热血传奇sf is a Hong Kong based printing company that will print custom playing-card to order.

is a UK-based company offering playing-cards with custom face and backs, or standard English faces and custom backs. Designs can be submitted online.

热血传奇sf supply playing-cards which can be customised by uploading your own images for the faces and backs. Orders for small quantities are acceptable.

(formerly QPC Games / Quality Playing Cards Inc. / Playing Cards R Us), based in Orlando, Florida, USA, will produce custom playing-cards with your own face and back design; also other game accessories such as boards and chips.

is a UK supplier of custom playing-cards with personalised backs and/or faces.

热血传奇sfThe Canadian firm produces playing-cards to your specification with ciustom backs and/or faces.

imprint Bridge cards with your own custom design or message on the back.

is a Hong Kong based company supplying promotional playing-cards with custom backs or faces and backs worldwide.

At you can create your own back designs on line and order decks of standard playing-cards with these backs.

热血传奇sfThe UK company can supply promotional playing-cards with custom backs or faces and backs.

Makers and Suppliers of Card Game Equipment

The is available from Dollys Mixtures.

The Italian company makes folding card tables as well as other wooden furniture.

The department of US supplier ShopLadder has a wide range of gaming tables and furniture, including card tables and tables for various casino games.

is a US supplier of playing cards, accessories and casino equipment.

based in Colorado, USA, supplies chipsets, dealer shoes, shufflers and a range of other card and gaming equipment.

Equipment for Domino and Tile Games

热血传奇sfThe supplies high quality precision made domino sets and hand-crafted wooden boxes for dominoes.

specialises in selling Mah Jong sets, books and accessories.

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