Details of the Manga Tarot
Solandia's Summary: This Manga Tarot is a a deck connected with the Eastern imagination, as illustrated in the comics known as manga. It has attractive artwork which is in the manga/anime style (but not exaggeratedly so), and the symbolism is fairly recognisable. There is one significant change however - cards that traditionally showed a man now show a woman, and vice versa.
Type: Tarot Deck Number of Cards: 78 Major Arcana: 22 Minor Arcana: 56
Card Size: 2.60 x 4.72 inches = 6.60cm x 12.00cm
Publisher: Published by Lo Scarabeo
Deck Tradition: Rider-Waite-Smith
Minor Arcana Style: Unique Scenes With Suit Symbols
Suits: Chalices, Swords, Wands, Pentacles
Court Cards: Prince, Princess, Queen, King
Major Titles: The Fool, The Sorceress, The Priest, The Emperor, The Empress, The Priestess, The Lovers, The Chariot, Justice, The Hermit, The Wheel, Strength, The Hanged Woman, Death, Temperance, The Devil, The Tower, The Stars, The Moon, The Sun, Judgement, The World
The Fool is 0 Strength is 11 Justice is 8
Other Decks by Creator(s):
Gothic Tarot of Vampires,
Tarot of the Journey to the Orient
by Riccardo Minetti.
Lo Scarabeo Tarot
by Anna Lazzarini.
Card Back: Reversible
Back Design: Mirrored image of the Emperor.
Companion Material: 64-page wide format booklet in English, Italian, Spanish, French and German.
Excerpt of the
Manga Tarot review by Solandia: “This Tarot is connected with the fantastic oriental imagination, particularly Japanese, as depicted in the artwork of the comics of the Land of the Rising Sun, called Manga.”
The Manga Tarot is the brainchild of Riccardo Minetti at Lo Scarabeo, who came up with the Etruscan Tarot, Fey Tarot, and Gothic Tarot of the Vampires, and new Tarot artist Anna Lazzarini, who is well known i... read more.
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