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The COLOURFULEST deck of playing cards you'll ever find. A CMYK colour swatch tool. And a game of trumps. By designer, for designers.
The COLOURFULEST deck of playing cards you'll ever find. A CMYK colour swatch tool. And a game of trumps. By designer, for designers.
The COLOURFULEST deck of playing cards you'll ever find. A CMYK colour swatch tool. And a game of trumps. By designer, for designers.
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    1. James Creator on October 3, 2016

      Thanks for all the lovely messages. Hope you're all enjoying the deck!

      @Tony have you received your deck yet?

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      Josh Abbett on September 16, 2016

      From the US just got my cards on 9/15/16. Thanks!

    3. Pete Wenzler
      Superbacker
      on September 13, 2016

      Got my cards in Kentucky! Absolutely love them! Thanks!

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      Tony on September 13, 2016

      I live in Australia and haven't received the cards yet

    5. Richard Lawton on September 9, 2016

      Got mine last week, they're brilliant! Well done James

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      Ausha
      Superbacker
      on September 6, 2016

      I got mine (eastern USA) today! they are awesome.
      In regards to your upcoming project that you have displayed on the website, I would back that project, but I would like to see either a border or something on them, They look cool but a little plain otherwise.

    7. Chris Andrews on September 2, 2016

      amazing delivery! arrived today in the UK. Fantastic cards, and the kickstarter exclusive card looks awesome too! For a fiver... One of my nicer decks, I look forwards to future decks by you!

    8. Rich Coomber on September 2, 2016

      Got'em! Look awesome dude, thanks! Wish you all the best in your future ventures!!

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      sgllama on September 2, 2016

      My deck arrived this morning - good job James, thank you.

    10. Bugger The Banks
      Superbacker
      on September 2, 2016

      Yep: mine arrived in the UK today, too.

      Very nice & I'm very pleased. Nice job, Creator. Thank you.

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      Gina Dunlap
      Superbacker
      on August 31, 2016

      *color rather than suit.

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      Gina Dunlap
      Superbacker
      on August 31, 2016

      Looking forward to receiving this rainbow of cards. My family is used to me pulling out different decks, but I think this may become a favorite... they may however try to make up games based on colon rather than suit. It is always fascinating to watch them create their own games.

    14. James Creator on August 24, 2016

      Hi Luke & Princeton, apologies for not getting back to you sooner. I have both of your addresses, so your rewards will be dispatched by Wednesday 31st August. Thanks, James

    15. Luke Rodgers on July 20, 2016

      Couldnt find survey. Plz email rodgers@live.co.uk thnks

    16. Princeton Wong on July 17, 2016

      Hi, I am wondering what the schedule will be? Should I give you my shipping address?

    17. TenChiGin
      Superbacker
      on July 6, 2016

      Funded!
      I've seen campaigns go much closer to the wire than this (and nudged a few over the line myself) so I'm glad this one got there with days to spare. Sometimes I think that seeing the campaign already "funded" gives some backers the confidence to pledge. Takes the 'speculation' element out of it (especially if you are on limited funds and want to hedge against several different campaigns).

    18. James Creator on July 5, 2016

      @ NeilAndrew: haha, so close! And I hope so �

    19. NeilAndrew
      Superbacker
      on July 5, 2016

      C'mon . . . almost there!
      There'll be a surge in the last three days for sure. :-)

    20. Pete Wenzler
      Superbacker
      on July 2, 2016

      You can do it!

    21. James Creator on June 10, 2016

      @ Jonas Vandebroek: Hi Jonas, i'm currently using Make Playing Cards.

    22. Jonas Vandebroek
      Superbacker
      on June 10, 2016

      What company are you using to actually print these cards?

    23. James Creator on June 3, 2016

      @ Michele Paroli: thank you!

    24. Michele Paroli
      Superbacker
      on June 3, 2016

      Really love this project! I'm both an architect and a card collector!
      I found the idea to have both a game and a designing tool very exciting!

      I'm looking forward to see you funded!
      Good luck!

    25. James Creator on June 2, 2016

      @ Karen Au: thanks for your suggestion. I did play with a range of concepts originally including black/white but felt that CMYK squares, with in between tones created a funky colourful pattern that ties in with the colourful aesthetic of the pack. It's a simple pattern, but effective I feel �

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      Karen Au on June 2, 2016

      May I suggest a different back for the cards. The whole look is so simple, why not continue the simplicity on the back of the cards-- perhaps a play of black and white.

    27. James Creator on May 31, 2016

      @ Santiago: you raise a good point. I wouldn't see these being used for a serious game of cards, they are a bit of fun! When looking from the top of the deck down you don't notice the colours as much, it's only because the photo shows them in order and side on. Plus the back design helps distract from that. I could possibly create a white border, however I think they will then lose the aesthetic i'm trying to achieve with the deck. Thanks for the feedback.

    28. Santi on May 31, 2016

      Hi.
      In the picture "Designer Playing Cards Sealed Deck" you can difenciar the color of the cards on the edge. I think for a fairer and avoid pitfalls game, the edge should be unified in all the cards.

    29. James Creator on May 31, 2016

      @ Alejandro Castro Madrigal: I'm glad you like the idea and thank you for your pledge. I could stick suits to colours making it easier to play, but it wouldn't have the same aesthetic rainbow effect as you mentioned. I'll certainly take your comment on board!

    30. Alejandro Castro Madrigal
      Superbacker
      on May 31, 2016

      I really like this idea, I feel the color choosing should match each suit more strongly to improve playability and games that rely on traditional black vs red colors might be harder to play. Of course for display purposes they are gorgeous. Looking forward for a successful run.

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      ALBERTO
      Superbacker
      on May 28, 2016

      Hi James,
      can I know who prints the deck?
      Thanks Alberto

    32. TenChiGin
      Superbacker
      on May 27, 2016

      This is actually a very cool deck and should appeal to geeks as well as card collectors. :)