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What makes a good card games?

Card games are the best played along with friends and family. The card games are indoor games that are enjoyable and fun-filled. There is no particular history of the card games and there is no solid evidence of the origination of the games as such. However, these games are thought to be thousands of years old and exist since the start of the civilization, as is guessed by many historians.

There are different types of card games that you can play. All these card games have different rules and norms that make the games unique and more interesting. Mainly there are ten basic types of card games- tick-taking games, casino or gambling card games, rummy-style games, the shedding games, solitaire or patience, accumulating games, fishing games, drinking card games and multi-genre games. All these types of games categories comprises of hundreds of card games under each category. All these games have different techniques and styles of playing.

In the case of a new card game, it has to start in a small way; it is started either as someone’s invitation or as certain modification of a game that was already half way through. Those who are playing the game at that time may agree to change the rules or may not want to change the rules with the introduction of a new player. If the existing players agree to change or adapt certain rule, that rule becomes the “house rules” for the game. It is then under these rules that the game continues. There are many rules that are there for a particular game, nevertheless, the set of rules that the valid players decide upon are taken as the rules of the game.

However, if a particular game will be interesting to the players or not depends upon the rules of games adapted by the players playing the game and upon the mentality of the players playing the game. There are also infractions of the game of cards like there are various penalties and fouls while playing the game. These penalties make the game more interesting and nerve rending to play. Although there are accidental infractions, there may be some players who would cheat to win the game. There are many a time when infractions do occur due to the accidental act by one of the players and there are some that are caused by ignorance, clumsiness and inattention.

A good card game is the result of many factors taken together like the rules of the game, the mental perspective of the players, the situation of the game, the infractions and faults made by the players and also the interesting end of the game. If all the players play the game safely and do not cheat while playing then the game is good and is interesting and enjoyable for all the players. A good card game is the result of the cooperation between the players and also the sporting spirit of the players of the game. All the players, to play the game must know the rules in detail and handle the infractions properly for the game to go on in a well-organized manner.
May 19, 2008, 7:39 pm

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