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A deck of Stellar Playing Cards — Vanda Artists Series designed by Srdjan Vidakovic.
A deck of Stellar Playing Cards — Vanda Artists Series designed by Srdjan Vidakovic.
A deck of Stellar Playing Cards — Vanda Artists Series designed by Srdjan Vidakovic.
582 backers pledged $23,393 to help bring this project to life.

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The Planets: Mars Playing Cards [4 of 8]

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The Planets is a collection of decks representing the planets in our solar system, starting closest to the sun and moving outwards into the surrounding universe. The fourth deck of this series is Mars, featuring an all-male court. This is the most luxurious Vanda deck series to date.

We are printing 2 editions:

Mars Standard Edition (SE) Tuckbox
Mars Standard Edition (SE) Tuckbox
Mars Standard Edition (SE) Tuckbox
Mars Standard Edition (SE) Tuckbox
Back Design & Joker
Back Design & Joker
Ace of Spades
Ace of Spades
Spade Court
Spade Court
Map Card
Map Card
Limited Edition (LE) Tuckbox Seal
Limited Edition (LE) Tuckbox Seal
Solar System Map
Solar System Map
King of Spades (close up detail)
King of Spades (close up detail)
Royal Court Illustrations
Royal Court Illustrations
Jokers
Jokers
Standard Tuckbox Side (as part of complete set)
Standard Tuckbox Side (as part of complete set)
Limited Tuckbox Side (as part of complete set)
Limited Tuckbox Side (as part of complete set)

To add items, just manage your pledge and increase the total amount to include costs for extra decks or uncut sheets by the amounts shown in the image below. If you have questions, just send me a message.

You will be able to specify what you've added on through BackerKit after the campaign ends and you can also add on decks and uncut sheets at that point as well.

The tuckboxes will be printed by Clove St. Press, producers of gorgeous letterpress printing. The decks will be printed by the United States Playing Card Company (USPC), makers of Bicycle & Bee brand decks and supplier to casinos around the world.

Tucks: 2 foils, embossing, interior foil, black/blue paper stocks Cards: USPC Bicycle stock, Embossed finish

Srdjan Vidakovic is a graphic designer better known as Widakk. He lives and works in Novi Sad, Serbia. His main focus is vintage / retro / old fashioned designs (mostly for brewery and distillery companies).

Learn more about Srdjan at vandacards.com/srdjan.

We've been working with some incredibly talented artists to produce a series we call Vanda Artists Series. The Planets is the 2nd product launched in collaboration with freelance artists who have a passion for creating playing cards.

Domestic & International Orders

All orders will be fulfilled by the card experts at Gamblers Warehouse. They do an outstanding job of getting products shipped out quickly and safely.

See the FAQ section below for common questions. If you have any further questions, please email us directly at ace@vandacards.com

Art & Design: Srdjan Vidakovic

Photography: Rajkovic Darko

Artistic Advisor: Lance Miller

Tuckbox Printing: Clove St Press

Proof Deck Printing: makeplayingcards.com

Risks and challenges

After producing 14 decks of cards with the United States Playing Card Company (USPC), we've got all the logistics figured out. We learned a lot during our first few Kickstarter campaigns and at this point the process is a well-oiled machine.

We'll be partnering with Gamblers Warehouse to handle all order fulfillment. They are pros at shipping logistics and specialize in the playing card industry.

Proofs have already been finalized and approved with our deck and tuckbox printing is already underway, so you can expect to receive your rewards without any extended wait times after the campaign ends.

If you have any concerns or questions, please send us an email at ace@vandacards.com and we'll get back to you ASAP.

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    1 deck (Standard)

    1 Mars deck
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    • Standard Edition Mars Deck
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    2 decks (1 Limited + 1 Standard)

    1 LIMITED EDITION Mars deck + 1 Standard deck. LE deck includes a numbered metallic sticker seal. Only 500 total decks will be sealed.

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    • Standard Edition Mars Deck
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    4 decks (Standard)

    4 Mars decks
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    EARLY BIRD (48 hours): 6 decks (Std)

    6 Mars decks at a special reward tier for backers who support in the first 48 hours of the campaign.
    (58% off retail price)

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    • Standard Edition Mars Deck
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    4 decks (2 Limited + 2 Standard)

    2 LIMITED EDITION Mars decks + 2 Standard decks. LE deck includes a numbered metallic sticker seal. Only 500 total decks will be sealed.

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    • Limited Edition Mars Deck
    • Standard Edition Mars Deck
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    6 decks (Standard)

    6 Mars decks
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    [SE1] — 1 set of The Planets

    1 complete set (8 decks) of The Planets (Standard Edition).

    IMPORTANT NOTES:
    - Shipping fees will be additional cost charged near fulfillment date and dependent on current postage pricing at that time.
    - This reward will ship as one package to save on shipping fees. Estimated delivery is currently December of 2018 but subject to change.

    Includes:
    • Standard Edition Mercury Deck
    • Standard Edition Venus Deck
    • Standard Edition Earth Deck
    • Standard Edition Mars Deck
    • Standard Edition Jupiter Deck
    • Standard Edition Saturn Deck
    • Standard Edition Uranus Deck
    • Standard Edition Neptune Deck
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    EARLY BIRD (48 hrs): 1 brick (12 decks)

    12 Mars decks at a special reward tier for backers who support in the first 48 hours of the campaign.

    (59% off retail price)

    Includes:
    • 12× Standard Edition Mars Deck
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    1 brick (12 Standard decks)

    12 Mars decks
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    [SE2] — 2 sets of The Planets

    2 complete sets (16 decks) of The Planets (Standard Edition).

    IMPORTANT NOTES:
    - Shipping fees will be additional cost charged near fulfillment date and dependent on current postage pricing at that time.
    - This reward will ship as one package to save on shipping fees. Estimated delivery is currently December of 2018 but subject to change.

    Includes:
    • Standard Edition Mercury Deck
    • Standard Edition Venus Deck
    • Standard Edition Earth Deck
    • Standard Edition Mars Deck
    • Standard Edition Jupiter Deck
    • Standard Edition Saturn Deck
    • Standard Edition Uranus Deck
    • Standard Edition Neptune Deck
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    15 backers
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