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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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3,659 1,777
UNO is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
UNO Buy on Amazon

2
2,078 1,602
Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Solitaire Card game - Buy on Amazon

3
2,393 1,479
Blackjack is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Blackjack Buy on Amazon

4
1,961 986
Cards Against Humanity is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Benjamin Dunn added Cards Against Humanity Party game

5
1,665 1,314
Hearts is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

6
1,494 1,178
Go Fish is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Go Fish Buy on Amazon

7
1,471 1,219
Gin rummy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Gin Rummy Matching game

8
2,008 1,392
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
1,396 983
War is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
War

10
997 813
Crazy Eights is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

11
1,372 942
Magic: The Gathering is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Magic: The Gathering Collectible card game

12
927 1,036
Euchre is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

13
629 351
Apples to Apples is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Alaina Hillman added Apples to Apples

14
635 257
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
781 536
Rummy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

16
812 847
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
1,135 956
Asshole is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

18
1,054 586
Spoons is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

19
732 601
Phase 10 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
bojanthebest added Phase 10

20
582 683
Old Maid is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

21
411 171
Exploding Kittens is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Rok Drinovec added Exploding Kittens

The Greatest RPG Video Games Ever Made

22
676 546
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
576 607
Cribbage is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
bojanthebest added Cribbage

24
432 287
Speed is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Lizzy Salazar added Speed

25
398 391
Munchkin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
joe-ferguson added Munchkin

26
235 145
Monopoly Deal is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
NvG Nick added Monopoly Deal

27
373 669
Pinochle is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Pinochle Trick-taking game

28
353 237
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
345 396
Egyptian Ratscrew is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
armaangoel78 added Egyptian Ratscrew

30
431 488
Spit is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
LanaYoshii added Spit

31
192 307
Fluxx is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Penguin022 added Fluxx

32
176 201
Bang! is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Bang!

33
222 470
Mille Bornes is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

34
175 149
Memory Game is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
ChloeFletcher added Memory Game

35
169 241
Coup is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
joe-ferguson added Coup

The 100+ Best Video Games of All Time, Ranked by Fans

36
207 252
Sushi Go is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Sushi Go

37
222 287
Love Letter is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Love Letter

38
144 172
Werewolf is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Werewolf

39
255 352
Canasta is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Canasta Matching game

40
141 358
Contract bridge is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
AddWilson added Contract bridge Trick-taking game

41
211 365
Double Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Dave_7672 added Double Solitaire

42
287 260
Dominion is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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43
25 34
Wizard / Hands is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Wizard / Hands

44
251 412
ROOK is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

45
153 242
Golf is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

46
55 85
Mastermind is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
melo added Mastermind

47
29 38
Backgammon is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Backgammon Board game

48
210 396
Screw The Dealer is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

49
59 25
Chess is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Chess Strategy game, Zero-sum game, Board game

50
185 384
Up and Down the River is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games