Veil of Ruin

The Shadow of Oz - A Tarot Deck

A project in Santa Clara, CA by Illogical Associates

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The wicked pack of cards meets the wonderful land of Oz in this gorgeous full-color deck. Art from today's top comic talents. And Ben.
Backers: 401
Average Pledge Per Backer: $71

Funded: $28,610 of $28,000
Dates: Feb 15th -> Mar 17th (30 days)
Project By: Illogical Associates
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Latest News

The Eleventh Hour

March 17th - via:
The Final CountdownAs we enter the final 11 hours of The Shadow of Oz kickstarter, we wanted to tell you a little bit more about how we began, and why we’re doing this. A friend asked us "Is this just an artistic endeavor or is this something you... (Read More)

T-Minus 40 Hours...

March 15th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

300 Backers and 3 days left!

March 13th - via:
Backer Meta-UpdateHey all you Oztastic folks! We have over 300 AMAZING Backers, now! The Kickstarter goes through Monday morning, so we have about 3 days and 18 hours by the time you read this to finish strong! Let's get together for a Big Weekend... (Read More)

Mini Shadow Update #6.5

March 8th - via:
Whoopsies! We accidentally linked to an old draft of our cool new video featuring Mark and the thinking behind some of the cards. IGNORE THAT YOUTUBE LINK BEHIND THE CURTAIN! Here's the real thing for you: You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see... (Read More)

Shadow of Oz Update #6

March 7th - via:
Slightly over a week left in this Kickstarter and we've topped 250 Backers and $16,000!We still have 43% funding left to go but we know we can do it.  Here's some yummy treats for you as further enticement and to share... We've created another... (Read More)

Shadow of Oz Update #5

March 3rd - via:
Art, Interviews and Sharing, Oh My!We have the Final, Final, Final design for the back of the card and the Almost Final design for the border on the front of the tarot cards. You can see a draft of the suit's colors in our gallery. Tarot Card Back... (Read More)

Shadow of Oz Update #4

February 27th - via:
This is the Big Halfway There Celebration! We've added 3 more levels, some Add Ons and a ton more Love!Thanks to you all, we're 50% funded!! A wonderful milestone. Give yourselves a round of applause! And our add-ons are for people who want some more... (Read More)

Shadow of Oz Update #3

February 23rd - via:
We're so happy that we're at 40% Funding! Do a Happy Dance with us! To answer the oft asked question, "Why don't you have more original art of the deck?" Well, it's because we are using Professional Artists. We have hired some of the finest artists... (Read More)

Shadow Update #2

February 19th - via:
In response to some requests and questions we've received: -To pledge for multiple rewards, simply add the totals together for all rewards you would like to participate in, increase your pledge to cover all rewards you wish to back. When the project... (Read More)

Quarter Update

February 17th - via:
Thanks to all our backers, thus far, we are already at 25%!  If you haven't seen, we did post a newer video last night, too. Thank you for backing and supporting our project! ~Mark & Anna Illogical Associates  (Read More)

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