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Design Milk: Solitaire Computer Game Playing Cards IRL

August 26, 2015

Our Solitaire Cards by Susan Kare was a featured in an article on Design Milk in a post titled, "Solitaire Computer Game Playing Cards IRL" by Jaime Derringer.

"Back in 1990, designer Susan Kare worked on the original pixel art for the on-screen cards for Microsoft’s beloved Windows 3.0 Solitaire game. She used an IBM PC, Microsoft Paint, and the typical 16 VGA color palette available at that time, which resulted in a very basic pattern and the classic card deck-inspired design we came to know and love during lunch breaks and office down time… For the game’s 25th anniversary, Areaware worked with Susan to release a real live card deck using her iconic design. Now, you can procrastinate and pass the time by playing the online version of the offline game of Solitaire IRL. Meta"

View the article on Design Milk.

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