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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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3,752 1,828
UNO is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
UNO Buy on Amazon

2
2,140 1,657
Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Solitaire Card game - Buy on Amazon

3
2,493 1,526
Blackjack is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Blackjack Buy on Amazon

4
1,748 1,363
Hearts is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

5
1,555 1,208
Go Fish is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Go Fish Buy on Amazon

6
2,026 1,026
Cards Against Humanity is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Benjamin Dunn added Cards Against Humanity Party game

7
1,529 1,258
Gin rummy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Gin Rummy Matching game

8
2,090 1,432
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
1,434 1,006
War is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
War

10
1,039 834
Crazy Eights is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

11
1,408 964
Magic: The Gathering is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Magic: The Gathering Collectible card game

12
960 1,056
Euchre is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

13
657 363
Apples to Apples is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Alaina Hillman added Apples to Apples

14
673 267
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
819 549
Rummy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

16
839 863
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
1,189 989
Asshole is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

18
1,094 595
Spoons is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

19
601 696
Old Maid is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

20
750 611
Phase 10 is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
bojanthebest added Phase 10

21
443 186
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
693 556
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
452 293
Speed is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Lizzy Salazar added Speed

24
588 612
Cribbage is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
bojanthebest added Cribbage

25
253 148
Monopoly Deal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
NvG Nick added Monopoly Deal

26
384 676
Pinochle is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Pinochle Trick-taking game

27
408 396
Munchkin is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
joe-ferguson added Munchkin

28
360 241
Skip Boo is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
AlicieLongstreathCornett added Skip Boo

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361 399
Egyptian Ratscrew is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
armaangoel78 added Egyptian Ratscrew

30
438 490
Spit is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
LanaYoshii added Spit

31
196 312
Fluxx is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Penguin022 added Fluxx

32
181 205
Bang! is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Bang!

33
224 473
Mille Bornes is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

34
181 153
Memory Game is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
ChloeFletcher added Memory Game

35
178 243
Coup is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
joe-ferguson added Coup

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36
215 255
Sushi Go is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Sushi Go

37
232 292
Love Letter is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
IanMichaelEnriquez added Love Letter

38
152 176
Werewolf is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Werewolf

39
266 357
Canasta is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Canasta Matching game

40
146 360
Contract bridge is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
AddWilson added Contract bridge Trick-taking game

41
214 367
Double Solitaire is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Dave_7672 added Double Solitaire

42
289 262
Dominion is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

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28 36
Wizard / Hands is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Wizard / Hands

44
253 415
ROOK is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

45
59 87
Mastermind is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
melo added Mastermind

46
157 245
Golf is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

47
34 42
Backgammon is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Backgammon Board game

48
69 27
Chess is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Chess Strategy game, Zero-sum game, Board game

49
217 399
Screw The Dealer is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games

50
59 25
Connect Four is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Most Popular & Fun Card Games
Connect Four