A magical fantasy interpretation of the Rider-Waite. The Fantastical Tarot card borders are gold and cards are traditionally named, while the artwork style is unique, wonderfully complex, and occasionally gothic.
Tarot Deck - 78 Cards - US Games 2004
Fantastical Tarot review by Demonesse
This review is for the Fantastical Tarot, which well deserves its name. At a glance, its beautiful gold border (with art deco detail in black) and lovely back - the famed reversible powder-and-aqua blue dragon against a field of deep blue, captivated me. It is the best card back I've seen thus far. (However, to my dismay I find the gold border easily chipped, especially at the edges, so handle with extreme care.) The cards are well-sized but slippery and it takes some practice to master them. The numbering and suit names adhere to the Rider-Waite, while Court Cards are Page, Knight, Queen and King. The names of the cards are at the bottom. The Queen of Wands is on the front of the Fantastical's box, and the Magician on the back.
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More About These CardsName: Fantastical Tarot
Creators: Natalie Hertz
Publisher: US Games 2004
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Deck Tradition: Rider-Waite-Smith
Minor Arcana Style: Unique Scenes With Suit Symbols
Suits: Cups, Swords, Wands, Pentacles
Court Cards: Page, Knight, Queen, King
The Fool is 0
Strength is 8
Justice is 11
Card Size: 2.75 x 4.75 in. = 6.99cm x 12.06cm
Card Language: English
Card Back: Unknown