Founded by
James Milaras

As a teenager, James fell in love with the world of playing cards and Cardistry. He discovered his entrepreneurial talent at the age of 17, after launching his first successful Kickstarter campaign, in 2015.

Black and white photograph of founder of Joker and the Thief, James Milaras. He is sitting in a coffee shop at a wooden table with a deck of White Gold Edition playing cards in his left hand.
A black and white circular and capitalised Joker and the Thief logo

Australia's premiere and leading luxury playing card company. Specialising in the production of premium custom decks of playing cards - printed to the highest possible standards in the world. 

made in america

Manufactured with 130 years of printing pedigree, by the world famous United States Playing Card Company in Erlanger, Kentucky. Our tuck boxes are expertly crafted on vintage Heidelberg letterpress machines, in Southern California.

A black and white image of the king's head with


James Milaras (Founder) - Joker and the Thief Playing Card Co. 

PO Box 2246, Cairns, Queensland, 4870, Australia

U.S Return Mail Address - 620 Centrepoint Blvd, Suite B0041, New Castle, DE, 19720