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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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3,739 1,817
UNO is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
UNO Buy on Amazon

2
2,132 1,649
Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Solitaire Card game - Buy on Amazon

3
2,481 1,515
Blackjack is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Blackjack Buy on Amazon

4
1,734 1,354
Hearts is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

5
2,022 1,017
Cards Against Humanity is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Benjamin Dunn added Cards Against Humanity Party game

6
1,544 1,203
Go Fish is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Go Fish Buy on Amazon

7
1,523 1,250
Gin rummy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Gin Rummy Matching game

8
2,082 1,424
Bullshit is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
R20X added Bluff Shedding-type game - Buy on Amazon

9
1,427 1,002
War is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
War

10
1,029 829
Crazy Eights is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

11
1,406 959
Magic: The Gathering is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Magic: The Gathering Collectible card game

12
953 1,052
Euchre is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

13
649 361
Apples to Apples is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Alaina Hillman added Apples to Apples

14
666 265
Poker is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
fredfred101 added Poker Card game

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15
809 547
Rummy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

16
832 860
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

17
1,181 978
Asshole is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

18
1,086 594
Spoons is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

19
747 609
Phase 10 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
bojanthebest added Phase 10

20
596 694
Old Maid is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

21
438 183
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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22
689 554
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

23
447 291
Speed is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Lizzy Salazar added Speed

24
584 611
Cribbage is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
bojanthebest added Cribbage

25
249 147
Monopoly Deal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
NvG Nick added Monopoly Deal

26
407 395
Munchkin is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
joe-ferguson added Munchkin

27
380 676
Pinochle is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Pinochle Trick-taking game

28
358 240
Skip Boo is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
AlicieLongstreathCornett added Skip Boo

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29
355 398
Egyptian Ratscrew is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
armaangoel78 added Egyptian Ratscrew

30
436 490
Spit is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
LanaYoshii added Spit

31
195 311
Fluxx is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Penguin022 added Fluxx

32
180 204
Bang! is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Bang!

33
222 473
Mille Bornes is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

34
179 152
Memory Game is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
ChloeFletcher added Memory Game

35
175 242
Coup is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
joe-ferguson added Coup

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36
213 254
Sushi Go is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Sushi Go

37
229 291
Love Letter is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Love Letter

38
151 175
Werewolf is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Werewolf

39
264 355
Canasta is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Canasta Matching game

40
145 359
Contract bridge is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
AddWilson added Contract bridge Trick-taking game

41
213 366
Double Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Dave_7672 added Double Solitaire

42
288 261
Dominion is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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27 35
Wizard / Hands is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Wizard / Hands

44
252 414
ROOK is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

45
58 86
Mastermind is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
melo added Mastermind

46
156 244
Golf is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

47
33 41
Backgammon is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Backgammon Board game

48
215 398
Screw The Dealer is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

49
65 27
Chess is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Chess Strategy game, Zero-sum game, Board game

50
57 23
Connect Four is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Connect Four