A fun Rider-Waite-based Tarot deck in the theme of the American Halloween holiday. The Halloween Tarot is done in lots of black and orange, vampires, skeletons, bats and jack o' lanterns abound. Frankenstein makes an unusual Emperor.
Halloween Tarot review by Tom LeBlanc, CTC
Created by a true aficionado of the holiday, the Halloween Tarot attempts to capture the energetic, festive feel of Halloween in juxtaposition with the artistic symbolism of the Rider-Waite-Smith format. In doing so, she has created a seasonal deck that is remarkably easy to use for someone who has at least some experience with the RWS system.
Of course, some changes were made to facilitate this. For example, the Wands—the fiery RWS Tarot represntations—have been replaced by Imps, the watery Cups are now Ghosts, Air-associated Swords become the winged Bats, and the Earthy Coins are transformed into Pumpkins.
While symbolic "themes" of the Halloween Tarot are consistent with the RWS system (e.g., the Seven of Bats features a ghoulish creature sneaking away wit... read more reviews.
Similar Decks to Halloween TarotTheme: Dark & Gothic, Halloween, Novelty, Rider-Waite-Inspired
Category: Available Decks, Cartoon Decks
Creator: Tarot for Cats by Kipling West
More About These CardsName: Halloween Tarot
Creators: Kipling West
Publisher: US Games
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Major Arcana: 22
Minor Arcana: 56
Deck Tradition: Rider-Waite-Smith
The Fool is 0
Strength is 8
Justice is 11
Card Back: Non-reversible