Simon & Schuster Announce Garbage Pail Kids The Official Tarot Deck and Guidebook

What does the future hold for GPKs? Perhaps collectors will be able to answer that very question by using the upcoming Garbage Pail Kids: The Official Deck & Guidebook. This officially licensed kit gives you everything you need to start your own tarot readings. The kit contains 78 cards featuring new takes on classic characters like Adam Bomb, Spacey Stacy, and Rob Slob, as well as some brand new characters. All the art for the cards was completed by GPK artist Miran Kim. Kim did GPK finals starting with the 30th anniversary set in 2015, through 2019S1 We Hate the 90’s set. The 128 page guidebook was written by experienced tarot writer Minerva Siegel. The book is published by Insight Editions and distributed by Simon & Schuster. The book can be preordered now for a suggested retail price of $24.99. The book is not set to be released until April 5, 2022. Here is the official description of the kit:

Bring the wacky and weird world of the Garbage Pail Kids into your tarot practice with this illustrated deck inspired by the iconic trading cards! 

Beloved for nearly forty years, the Garbage Pail Kids have shocked, delighted, and entertained fans through a trademark combination of gross-out humor, sharp wit, and amazing artwork. Now, tarot enthusiasts and card collectors alike can celebrate their Garbage Pail Kids fandom with this official GPK tarot deck. Sure to delight GPK fans, avid collectors, and tarot readers alike, Garbage Pail Kids: The Official Tarot Deck and Guidebook is the perfect addition to your home library! 

A MUST-HAVE FOR COLLECTORS: GPK fans will enjoy seeing fresh interpretations of classic characters such as Adam Bomb, Spacey Stacy, Rob Slob, and more. Every card is stunningly painted by fan-favorite artist Miran Kim, whose unique vision combines powerful mysticism with the beloved style of Garbage Pail Kids.

ALL-NEW EXCLUSIVE CHARACTERS: Featuring never-before-seen additions to the world of Garbage Pail Kids. 

UNIQUE TAROT EXPERIENCE: This deluxe set of 78 cards consists of both major and minor arcana for anyone beginning their tarot practice, as well as for experienced practitioners.

DETAILED GUIDEBOOK: Includes a 128-page guidebook with explanations of each card’s meaning and simple spreads for easy readings. 

GREAT GIFT: Packaged in a sturdy and decorative gift box, making it the perfect gift for any occasion!