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List Rules Standard playing card games and other card-based games.

Need a fun card game for a family party or friendly get together? You have to try some of the card games listed below. Whether you're playing poker professionally or simply enjoying a casual game of Go Fish with the family, the most fun card games provide hours of entertainment for all ages. If you're tired of playing card games, other popular card games include Magic: The Gathering, Yu-Gi-Oh, Pokémon, and others.

There are numerous fun card games, each with their own rules and gameplay such as two-player card games, drinking games, fun card games for 3 and multi-player card games allowing plenty of choices for everyone. Perhaps the best part is that many card games can be played nearly anywhere with only a standard deck of playing cards.

Though there is a bit of debate as to the origin, many historians believe that playing cards were invented in China during the 9th century. The first card game followed soon after, as did hundreds of other card games.

What are the best card games? Names of the most fun card games include simple games like solitaire or Cards Against Humanity and strategic card games like poker or euchre. But which card game is the most fun? You be the judge! Add names of card games to this list and vote for your favorite games below.

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UNO is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
UNO Buy on Amazon

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2,189 1,708
Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Solitaire Card game - Buy on Amazon

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2,577 1,576
Blackjack is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Blackjack Buy on Amazon

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1,825 1,418
Hearts is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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1,607 1,241
Go Fish is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Go Fish Buy on Amazon

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2,088 1,053
Cards Against Humanity is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Benjamin Dunn added Cards Against Humanity Party game

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1,594 1,290
Gin rummy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Gin Rummy Matching game

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2,162 1,468
Bullshit is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
R20X added Bluff Shedding-type game - Buy on Amazon

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1,473 1,028
War is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
War

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1,079 855
Crazy Eights is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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1,429 992
Magic: The Gathering is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Magic: The Gathering Collectible card game

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985 1,084
Euchre is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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721 275
Poker is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
fredfred101 added Poker Card game

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685 379
Apples to Apples is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Alaina Hillman added Apples to Apples

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Rummy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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860 883
Pokémon Trading Card Game is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
PeteBoyle added Pokémon Trading Card Game Collectible card game

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1,250 1,020
Asshole is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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1,140 610
Spoons is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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614 710
Old Maid is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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770 625
Phase 10 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
bojanthebest added Phase 10

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464 201
Exploding Kittens is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Rok Drinovec added Exploding Kittens

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714 573
Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Fendarr added Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game Collectible card game

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481 301
Speed is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Lizzy Salazar added Speed

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607 625
Cribbage is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
bojanthebest added Cribbage

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268 158
Monopoly Deal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
NvG Nick added Monopoly Deal

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418 406
Munchkin is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
joe-ferguson added Munchkin

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388 686
Pinochle is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Pinochle Trick-taking game

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378 247
Skip Boo is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
AlicieLongstreathCornett added Skip Boo

The 25 Most Sexually Frustrated Pokemon

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Egyptian Ratscrew is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
armaangoel78 added Egyptian Ratscrew

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Spit is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
LanaYoshii added Spit

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203 322
Fluxx is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Penguin022 added Fluxx

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187 216
Bang! is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Bang!

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227 483
Mille Bornes is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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182 253
Coup is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
joe-ferguson added Coup

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186 161
Memory Game is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
ChloeFletcher added Memory Game

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222 262
Sushi Go is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Sushi Go

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235 300
Love Letter is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Love Letter

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159 184
Werewolf is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Werewolf

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272 365
Canasta is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Canasta Matching game

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149 368
Contract bridge is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
AddWilson added Contract bridge Trick-taking game

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218 378
Double Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Dave_7672 added Double Solitaire

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33 44
Wizard / Hands is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Wizard / Hands

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Mastermind is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
melo added Mastermind

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Dominion is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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ROOK is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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160 252
Golf is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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41 51
Backgammon is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Backgammon Board game

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86 36
Chess is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Chess Strategy game, Zero-sum game, Board game

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223 405
Screw The Dealer is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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197 393
Up and Down the River is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games