Issue No. 1
|Publisher||The International Playing-Card Society|
|First issue||August 1972|
The Playing-Card is the official journal of the International Playing-Card Society.
Originally called "The Journal of the International Playing-Card Society", it began in August, 1972. With Volume IX No. 1, (August 1980) it changed the name to "The Playing-Card" and is currently an A5 journal with articles and research and color plates.
The editor of the April/June 2011 issue was Peter Endebrock of Germany.