Cards used by Gambit

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#1 Posted by NyxEquitis (405 posts) - - Show Bio

Now, I know this is sort of a random topic, but I was just curious: does any one have pictures to show what type of playing cards Gambit uses? I figure most of the time the artist just draws random backs on the cards, but I know at one point he was using Tally-Ho circle Backs(http://www.theory11.com/playingcards/tallyho.php), so I was wondering if there were any other instances where he uses real life playing cards.

(Btw I'm a card collector so thats why im even interested in this in the first place)

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#2 Posted by Reality (135 posts) - - Show Bio

I was going to say regular playing cards, but now I realize I'm totally out of my depth.

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#3 Posted by gravitypress (2102 posts) - - Show Bio

He only uses Bicycle(tm) playing cards

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#4 Edited by NyxEquitis (405 posts) - - Show Bio

@Reality: Well just the fact that he used a specific type of cards once made me wonder if he did other times.

@gravitypress: Not only, do you have any proof? I specifically remember in Messiah Complex him using Tally-Ho Circle Backs. I dont have a picture to show so, however...

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#5 Posted by MrMiracle77 (1673 posts) - - Show Bio

A Wizard reader once asked why Gambit didn't use Chinese or Korean style cards, which are round and would fly better.

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#6 Posted by gravitypress (2102 posts) - - Show Bio

@NyxEquitis: Lol I was J/K because card players can be quite particular.

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#7 Posted by NyxEquitis (405 posts) - - Show Bio

@gravitypress: Alright, I wasn't sure if that was a completely serious response or not.

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#8 Posted by DamianWayne (159 posts) - - Show Bio
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To me, if you blow up the Gambit's left hand. It looks like a standard deck of red bicycle cards.

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#9 Posted by Purgy (427 posts) - - Show Bio

@DamianWayne said:

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To me, if you blow up the Gambit's left hand. It looks like a standard deck of red bicycle cards.

Guess he's into the classics

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