The Meta-Barons Tarot is based around the warrior characters and narrative of The Metabarons, a graphic novel series from Jodorowsky and Gimenez. The 78 cards are illustrated with original images from the books.
Tarot Deck - 78 Cards - Lo Scarabeo 2015
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Meta-Barons Tarot review by medusawink
The Meta-Barons was a successful sci-fi comic that ran from 1981- 2003. It was a space opera about a dynasty of perfect warriors, with diverse influences from such science fiction luminaries as Frank Herbert and his Dune series, and with a good dose of George Lucas’ Star Wars saga thrown in for good measure. The illustrations for this deck are drawn entirely from the series of comics and have been chosen to fit in with a commonly accepted (Rider-Waite-Smith) tarot narrative.
The essence of the Meta-Baron saga is that each Meta-Baron is mutilated in his youth by his father (usually involving some sort of amputation) and his destroyed limb replaced by a mechanical/bionic one, including cybernetic implants. Each son must inevitably fight his father in a duel to the death – Darth Va... read more reviews.
Similar Decks to Meta-Barons TarotTheme: Manga
More About These CardsName: Meta-Barons Tarot
Creators: Alejandro Jodorowsky, Juan Giminez
Publisher: Lo Scarabeo 2015
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Major Arcana: 22
Minor Arcana: 56
Card Language: None
Card Back: Reversible
Back Design: Rred, white and black angular flame design.
Companion Material: 64-page multilingual booklet.