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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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3,019 1,387
UNO is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
UNO

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1,903 1,102
Blackjack is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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1,723 1,186
Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Solitaire Card game

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1,472 723
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
1,304 943
Hearts is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

6
1,622 1,036
Bullshit is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
R20X added Bluff Shedding-type game

7
1,172 897
Gin rummy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Gin Rummy Matching game

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1,214 850
Go Fish is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

9
766 827
Euchre is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

10
897 785
Magic: The Gathering is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Magic: The Gathering Collectible card game

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1,188 765
War is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
War

12
808 612
Crazy Eights is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

13
610 390
Rummy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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350 145
Poker is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
fredfred101 added Poker Card game

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630 683
Pokémon Trading Card Game is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
PeteBoyle added Pokémon Trading Card Game Collectible card game

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873 451
Spoons is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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442 232
Apples to Apples is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Alaina Hillman added Apples to Apples

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503 538
Old Maid is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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615 472
Phase 10 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
bojanthebest added Phase 10

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864 730
Asshole is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Asshole

21
284 167
Speed is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Lizzy Salazar added Speed

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283 308
Munchkin is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
joe-ferguson added Munchkin

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495 503
Cribbage is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
bojanthebest added Cribbage

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512 425
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

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325 551
Pinochle is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Pinochle Trick-taking game

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373 392
Spit is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
LanaYoshii added Spit

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286 297
Egyptian Ratscrew is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
armaangoel78 added Egyptian Ratscrew

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214 271
Canasta is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Canasta Matching game

29
190 389
Mille Bornes is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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164 217
Love Letter is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Love Letter

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146 226
Fluxx is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Penguin022 added Fluxx

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182 298
Double Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Dave_7672 added Double Solitaire

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234 207
Dominion is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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109 66
Monopoly Deal is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
NvG Nick added Monopoly Deal

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148 192
Sushi Go is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Sushi Go

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223 359
ROOK is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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109 172
Coup is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
joe-ferguson added Coup

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114 288
Contract bridge is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
AddWilson added Contract bridge Trick-taking game

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126 183
Golf is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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178 332
Screw The Dealer is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Screw The Dealer

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86 191
Citadels is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Citadels

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168 318
Up and Down the River is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Up and Down the River

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44 118
Scrabble Slam is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
ChloeFletcher added Scrabble Slam

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70 151
Hanabi is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Hanabi

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54 141
Boss Monster is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
joe-ferguson added Boss Monster

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87 116
Werewolf is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Werewolf

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198 98
Exploding Kittens is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Rok Drinovec added Exploding Kittens

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260 159
Skip Boo is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
AlicieLongstreathCornett added Skip Boo

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121 90
Memory Game is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
ChloeFletcher added Memory Game

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216 230
Kings in the Corner is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Susan1 added Kings in the Corner