How To Play — Sheepshead

Sheepshead Game Rules

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Sheepshead Game Rules

(Above is the typical set up for the game Sheepshead) Card Game Rules Sheepshead is a trick taking game for 5 players. It requires a unique 32 card deck, with Aces to 7s in each suit. The objective of Sheepshead is to win 61 or more points. If you are looking for cards to play Sheepshead with, check out a standard deck here or check out one of our recent arrivals here. For more trick taking games, check out our guides for Bridge and Euchre. Set-up Before gameplay can begin, a dealer must be selected. To do so, players must choose...

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