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Popular Non-Builder Solitaire Card Games

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Popular Non-Builder Solitaire Card Games

by BoardGameGeek reviewer EndersGame Despite the fact that the world of solitaire card games features a rich diversity of different types of games, most people are only familiar with the classic Klondike, and similar games of its kind like Spider, and FreeCell. Consider yourself more experienced with solitaire than most if you've ever played games like Baker's Dozen, Beleaguered Castle, Canfield, Fan Games, Yukon, or Forty Thieves. But all of these games - and the many related ones that belong to their families - have one thing in common: they share the same basic formula for game-play, since they are all examples of builder games.Builder games represent the largest slice...

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5 Casual Games Perfect for the Holidays

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5 Casual Games Perfect for the Holidays

By Neal Taparia Tis' the season for social gatherings. Christmas is just around the corner, and you’ll have time to relax and enjoy yourself. Games are a great way to fill that void, especially when you're a guest in someone else's home, visiting relatives, or just stuck at home because of the weather.  It's the perfect time to play some casual games and unwind. That's why we've put together this list of the best casual games you can play this holiday season. 1. Solitaire  Image Source: SolitaireBliss Spend this holiday season playing your favorite Solitaire games. Solitaire Bliss takes classic Solitaire...

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The Best Two Player Card Games With a Standard Deck

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The Best Two Player Card Games With a Standard Deck

by BoardGameGeek reviewer EndersGame Top Traditional Card Games For Just Two Players One of the best uses for playing cards is ... for playing card games. This primary usage explains why playing cards spread rapidly throughout Europe after they first arrived there in the late 14th century. Add gambling to the mix, and you get a winning catalyst. Over the centuries that have elapsed since then, we've learned a lot of secondary uses for playing cards, like card magic and cardistry. But card games continue to be as popular as ever. Casual poker tournaments are found around the world, and...

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Simple Builder Solitaire Card Games

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Simple Builder Solitaire Card Games

by BoardGameGeek reviewer EndersGameSolitaire games can be a great way to pass the time, either with a deck of actual playing cards in hand, or using a quality app or computer program like BVS Solitaire. One advantage of playing a digital version is that it will do the hard work of shuffling and dealing the cards for you, and enforce the rules, making new games easier to learn and play.But where should you start, especially if you are new to solitaire card games, or want something so easy that you can even teach it to children? In a previous article I...

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The History Of Card Games In Casino

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The History Of Card Games In Casino

  By Brandi Marcene Anyone who loves card games is familiar with what a casino is, even if they never visited one. It is basically a facility for specific games for gambling purposes. They are easily found near hotels and restaurants so that it is convenient for its players. Gamblers and card game lovers play multiple games in casinos that have evolved over the years. Card games have great popularity as players find them more fun. Also, luck is not the only element in these games; players have to use their skills. A card game is typically any game played...

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