Games & Print Services

Games and Print Services logo Games and Print Services, Limited

Games & Print Services Limited, of Canvey Island, Essex, are leading producers of playing cards and card games in the UK. Games & Print Services offer a choice of court designs, as well as different sized indexes or pips. Traditional or Modern English court styles are available, Dutch courts or customised faces, with standard or jumbo index, two or four pips, silver or gold edges. The company is now a part of Carta Mundi.

Modern English courts

Games and Print Services Modern English courts, c.1997

Above: early Games & Print Services cards showing 4 small bridge indexes and ‘modern’ English courts, c.1997  see more

Traditional English courts

Games and Print Services Traditional English courts

Above: redesigned traditional courts, special typeface for indexes. The jokers have been re-drawn and the Ace of Spades has a © symbol because of an attempted copyright infringement  see more

Games & Print Services deck for Barclaycard/Visa, c.1998 Billing Systems Games & Print Services deck for Rivington Corporate Print Limited, 1997
Axminster Carpets Latibær

Above: a selection of advertising packs with standard traditional English courts and jokers as well as non-standard designs.

Games & Print Services also produce card games, tarot cards, collector cards and other gaming accessories.

Russell Grant Astrology Club Tarot, 1999
Russell Grant Astrology Club Tarot, 1999
Russell Grant Astrology Club Tarot, 1999
Russell Grant Astrology Club Tarot, 1999

Above: The Fool, The Moon, The Wheel of Fortune and The World from Russell Grant's Astrology Club Tarot, published in 1999.

Nintendo Magazine Battle Cards
Monopoly cards

Above: some examples from the extensive range of game cards produced under licence by Games & Print Services. The Monopoly game has Newcastle on Tyne street names.

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Last Updated December 14, 2021 at 01:33pm


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