The XIII Tarot is very literally a dark deck; illustrated in greys and blacks with highlights in red. The artwork on the major arcana is a little gothic and a little Giger-esque, while the minor arcana have simple arranged pips without scenes.
Tarot Deck - 78 Cards - Fournier 2014
XIII Tarot review by medusawink
There is an ongoing trend among tarot publishers for creating decks that showcase the works of artists. They range from such well-known painters as Gustav Klimt, Alphonse Mucha, and Salvador Dali to well-known fantasy artists and illustrators such as Nicoletta Ceccoli, Anne Stokes, Joseph Vargo, and now Spanish and digital artist Nekro.
Nekro has a consistent body of work so there is a better sense of continuity with these images then in many other showcase decks. Nekro's works are generally monochromatic photo compositions highlighted with splashes of colour – in the case of the VIII Tarot – shades of gray with flashes of blood red. Readers of fantasy novels may be familiar with many of Nekro's, illustrations – a hybrid of Steampunk meets Bram Stoker's Dracula (the movie) – a ... read more reviews or write a review.
Similar Decks to XIII TarotTheme: Dark & Gothic
More About These CardsName: XIII Tarot
Publisher: Fournier 2014
Deck Type: Tarot Deck
Major Arcana: 22
Minor Arcana: 56
Minor Arcana Style: Plain Pips
Card Language: Spanish, German, French, English
Card Back: Non-reversible
Back Design: Ornate wrought iron pattern with a central red-eyed figure
Companion Material: 88-page little white booklet in English, Spanish, German and French.