Popular Opinion The Most Popular & Fun Card Games  

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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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2,235 1,762
Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Solitaire Card game - Buy on Amazon

3
2,650 1,611
Blackjack is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Blackjack Buy on Amazon

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1,898 1,454
Hearts is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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1,661 1,315
Gin rummy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Gin Rummy Matching game

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1,644 1,268
Go Fish is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Go Fish Buy on Amazon

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2,133 1,072
Cards Against Humanity is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Benjamin Dunn added Cards Against Humanity Party game

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2,206 1,496
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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1,501 1,048
War is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
War

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1,107 873
Crazy Eights is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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1,456 1,011
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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1,019 1,098
Euchre is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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751 285
Poker is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
fredfred101 added Poker Card game

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707 387
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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868 572
Rummy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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872 896
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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1,309 1,034
Asshole is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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1,167 618
Spoons is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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626 717
Old Maid is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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787 632
Phase 10 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
bojanthebest added Phase 10

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481 210
Exploding Kittens is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Rok Drinovec added Exploding Kittens

The Best Stealth-Based Games of All Time

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724 587
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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506 304
Speed is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Lizzy Salazar added Speed

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283 161
Monopoly Deal is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
NvG Nick added Monopoly Deal

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619 633
Cribbage is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
bojanthebest added Cribbage

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431 413
Munchkin is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
joe-ferguson added Munchkin

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392 691
Pinochle is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Pinochle Trick-taking game

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391 251
Skip Boo is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
AlicieLongstreathCornett added Skip Boo

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394 413
Egyptian Ratscrew is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
armaangoel78 added Egyptian Ratscrew

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460 508
Spit is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
LanaYoshii added Spit

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207 328
Fluxx is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Penguin022 added Fluxx

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233 489
Mille Bornes is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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194 258
Coup is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
joe-ferguson added Coup

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189 220
Bang! is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Bang!

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192 167
Memory Game is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
ChloeFletcher added Memory Game

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

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226 266
Sushi Go is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Sushi Go

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165 189
Werewolf is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Werewolf

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237 307
Love Letter is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Love Letter

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279 370
Canasta is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Canasta Matching game

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152 373
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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224 381
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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37 47
Wizard / Hands is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Wizard / Hands

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73 98
Mastermind is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
melo added Mastermind

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297 274
Dominion is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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265 427
ROOK is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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167 256
Golf is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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47 57
Backgammon is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Backgammon Board game

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95 41
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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228 412
Screw The Dealer is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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199 400
Up and Down the River is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games