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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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3,188 1,547
UNO is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
UNO

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2
1,819 1,353
Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Solitaire Card game

3
2,014 1,254
Blackjack is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

4
1,683 1,189
Bullshit is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
R20X added Bluff Shedding-type game

5
1,647 827
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
1,279 1,005
Go Fish is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

7
1,232 1,033
Gin rummy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Gin Rummy Matching game

8
1,384 1,106
Hearts is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

9
1,237 852
War is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
War

10
843 692
Crazy Eights is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

11
816 933
Euchre is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

12
1,231 823
Magic: The Gathering is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Magic: The Gathering Collectible card game

13
497 279
Apples to Apples is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Alaina Hillman added Apples to Apples

14
656 450
Rummy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

15
443 188
Poker is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
fredfred101 added Poker Card game

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923 796
Asshole is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Asshole

17
924 514
Spoons is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

18
702 742
Pokémon Trading Card Game is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
PeteBoyle added Pokémon Trading Card Game Collectible card game

19
521 599
Old Maid is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

20
655 525
Phase 10 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
bojanthebest added Phase 10

21
318 219
Speed is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Lizzy Salazar added Speed

22
520 544
Cribbage is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
bojanthebest added Cribbage

23
335 593
Pinochle is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Pinochle Trick-taking game

24
567 466
Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Fendarr added Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game Collectible card game

25
333 338
Munchkin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
joe-ferguson added Munchkin

26
283 179
Skip Boo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
AlicieLongstreathCornett added Skip Boo

27
143 91
Monopoly Deal is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
NvG Nick added Monopoly Deal

28
301 336
Egyptian Ratscrew is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
armaangoel78 added Egyptian Ratscrew

29
385 428
Spit is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
LanaYoshii added Spit

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142 149
Bang! is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Bang!

31
198 422
Mille Bornes is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

32
165 250
Fluxx is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Penguin022 added Fluxx

33
131 109
Memory Game is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
ChloeFletcher added Memory Game

34
188 248
Love Letter is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Love Letter

35
226 306
Canasta is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Canasta Matching game

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131 200
Coup is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
joe-ferguson added Coup

37
254 117
Exploding Kittens is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Rok Drinovec added Exploding Kittens

38
170 216
Sushi Go is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Sushi Go

39
189 326
Double Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Dave_7672 added Double Solitaire

40
109 138
Werewolf is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Werewolf

41
258 231
Dominion is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

42
235 381
ROOK is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

43
130 209
Golf is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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86 146
Splendor is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Splendor

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36 53
Mastermind is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
melo added Mastermind

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187 360
Screw The Dealer is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Screw The Dealer

47
121 314
Contract bridge is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
AddWilson added Contract bridge Trick-taking game

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170 347
Up and Down the River is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Up and Down the River

49
70 158
Boss Monster is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
joe-ferguson added Boss Monster

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93 216
Citadels is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Citadels