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Corajudo Frankfurter Level: 60 Posts: 462/810 EXP: 1680682 For next: 92106 Since: 7.11.02 From: Dallas, TX Since last post: 1054 days Last activity: 557 days # 1 Posted on 19.12.05 1114.42 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1115.01 Inspired by the board game question. Poker first (in any of its forms that don't use wild cards). Next would be spades, then a Korean game called Go-Stop (tiny cards RULE!). Promote this thread!
whatever Bierwurst Level: 86 Posts: 809/1842 EXP: 5907253 For next: 234878 Since: 12.2.02 From: Cleveland, Ohio Since last post: 6 days Last activity: 1 day # 2 Posted on 19.12.05 1157.05 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1157.44 Shanghai
haz Landjager Level: 63 Posts: 633/904 EXP: 2038421 For next: 58742 Since: 2.1.02 From: Whitby, Ontario, Canada Since last post: 1019 days Last activity: 629 days # 3 Posted on 19.12.05 1223.28 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1223.44 Euchre
cranlsn Toulouse Level: 72 Posts: 810/1224 EXP: 3190162 For next: 133616 Since: 18.3.02 From: Hartland, WI Since last post: 33 days Last activity: 1 day # 4 Posted on 19.12.05 1309.32 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1310.26 Hand & Foot
Jaguar Knackwurst Level: 110 Posts: 3190/3282 EXP: 14074298 For next: 334634 Since: 23.1.02 From: In a Blue State finally Since last post: 115 days Last activity: 93 days # 5 Posted on 19.12.05 1310.09 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1311.03 Spades, hearts, poker in that order.
BigSteve Pepperoni Level: 67 Posts: 934/1091 EXP: 2468160 For next: 124726 Since: 23.7.04 From: Baltimore, MD Since last post: 3789 days Last activity: 3517 days # 6 Posted on 19.12.05 1358.12 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1359.01 I like Poker and Pitch the most, but I play Poker frequently and Pitch almost never.
JoshMann Andouille Level: 90 Posts: 1831/2159 EXP: 7051199 For next: 137437 Since: 17.11.03 From: Tallahassee, FL Since last post: 3239 days Last activity: 3237 days
Y!: # 7 Posted on 19.12.05 1409.59 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1410.29 Rummy or Hearts, if we're not counting games that involve playing for money.
AWArulz Scrapple Level: 115 Posts: 1448/3680 EXP: 16703219 For next: 108196 Since: 28.1.02 From: Louisville, KY Since last post: 9 days Last activity: 1 day
Y!: # 8 Posted on 19.12.05 1444.44 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1444.49 Euchre - almost every day at lunch I play my share of no limit hold-em on line at pacificpoker.com Used to play a lot of hearts, but it's rare anymore
Nuclear Winter Boudin rouge Level: 49 Posts: 274/524 EXP: 843821 For next: 40068 Since: 9.11.03 From: Bedford, Michigan Since last post: 1154 days Last activity: 44 days
AIM: # 9 Posted on 19.12.05 1447.57 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1448.41 Does it have to be card-card games? Like poker and such? 'Cause I hate those. But man, I loves me some (now defunct) Star Wars Customizable Card Game.
spf Scrapple Level: 136 Posts: 3407/5410 EXP: 29841495 For next: 255497 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Las Vegas of Canada Since last post: 573 days Last activity: 122 days
AIM: # 10 Posted on 19.12.05 1452.47 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1455.02 I am a poker junkie. Other than that, I love a good game of hearts.
redsoxnation Scrapple Level: 156 Posts: 4971/7534 EXP: 48150205 For next: 339523 Since: 24.7.02 Since last post: 1426 days Last activity: 1426 days # 11 Posted on 19.12.05 1503.17 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1503.17 Well, I've blown a good deal of money on blackjack through the years. And, particularly through this past week. And, I almost flunked out of high school and college due to playing high-low-jack. (edited by redsoxnation on 19.12.05 1604)
Matt Tracker Scrapple Level: 132 Posts: 1379/5204 EXP: 26896997 For next: 235007 Since: 8.5.03 From: North Carolina Since last post: 5 days Last activity: 1 day # 12 Posted on 19.12.05 1504.21 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1504.26 5-card draw poker
Oliver Scrapple Level: 131 Posts: 1931/5007 EXP: 26168654 For next: 256036 Since: 20.6.02 Since last post: 818 days Last activity: 812 days # 13 Posted on 19.12.05 1609.52 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1610.07 Canasta, Cribbage, Gin Rummy. I never did take a liking to Texas Hold'em poker, or those Pokemon-style trading card games.
Karlos the Jackal Lap cheong Level: 84 Posts: 628/1760 EXP: 5537572 For next: 124404 Since: 2.1.02 From: The City of Subdued Excitement Since last post: 515 days Last activity: 6 hours # 14 Posted on 19.12.05 1613.39 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1614.13 I'm not bad at Gin Rummy. There's a game called "Take the Lead" that we used to play for hours on end -- I don't know how common a game it is, or if that's even the official name for it, or what. I tried Googling "card games" and "take the lead" and got like a billion hits that were no help. --K
Kei Posiskunk Kolbasz Level: 48 Posts: 151/481 EXP: 790776 For next: 32772 Since: 7.1.02 From: Central PA, USA Since last post: 776 days Last activity: 769 days # 15 Posted on 19.12.05 1650.40 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1650.45 Mao. Mao is the greatest card game in the history of card games, but extremely frustrating to those who haven't played it before. Once you've played it a few times, though, it's one of the most fun card games ever.
ShotGunShep Frankfurter Level: 60 Posts: 756/836 EXP: 1744748 For next: 28040 Since: 20.2.03 Since last post: 3485 days Last activity: 3371 days # 16 Posted on 19.12.05 1747.31 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1748.07 Bridge and Poker. Yes a 20 year old on the board does play Bridge, but not with anyone my age.
Dutchie Kishke Moderator Level: 45 Posts: 224/415 EXP: 632532 For next: 27637 Since: 29.1.02 From: PA Since last post: 56 days Last activity: 4 days # 17 Posted on 19.12.05 1748.06 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1748.22 We're a Pinochle family. It wasn't unusual to have games run from dusk to dawn, and they were just as cutthroat as our Trivial Pursuit games. We never played for money but the pride of winning/shame of losing or causing your partner to lose was well worth it. Games aren't as frequent as most of the hardcore Pinochle players were older members of the family who have passed on or don't travel. But we still get a game going every now and again and it's as fun as ever to drive people crazy by sandbagging to draw out their trump.
orangeman Salami Level: 33 Posts: 176/224 EXP: 228928 For next: 254 Since: 21.8.04 From: ...that would be telling Since last post: 3994 days Last activity: 3941 days # 18 Posted on 19.12.05 1835.31 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1836.17 Cribbage
geemoney Scrapple Level: 117 Posts: 1770/3858 EXP: 17338507 For next: 509441 Since: 26.1.03 From: Naples, FL Since last post: 11 days Last activity: 44 min.
AIM: # 19 Posted on 19.12.05 2101.42 Reposted on: 19.12.12 2102.30 Does Computer Solitaire count? I used to play it with cards before I got a computer. I'm just learning Texas Hold'em, after watching Celebrity Poker and wanting to learn. My sister always makes me play Phase 10. It's fun, but she always wins, no matter what card game we play.
cfgb Bierwurst Level: 87 Posts: 1233/1925 EXP: 6334170 For next: 58629 Since: 2.1.02 From: Ottawa, Ontario Since last post: 184 days Last activity: 2 hours # 20 Posted on 19.12.05 2122.19 Reposted on: 19.12.12 2122.31
I'm just learning Texas Hold'em, after watching Celebrity Poker and wanting to learn. May I suggest that your first lesson be not to take back ANYTHING you see on Celebrity Poker, other than the words of Phil Gordon. I play a lot of poker. My favorite games, in order: - 7 Card Stud - 5 Card Draw - Omaha Hi/Lo - 7 Card Stud Hi/Lo - Omaha - Texas Hold 'Em - Razz - Deuce to Seven Lowball - Ace to Five Lowball I usually prefer Pot Limit to No Limit, but it's near impossible to find ANY live games outside of Texas Hold 'Em, so I rely primarily on the Internet. My addiction to the game has resulted in my Not Updating My Website Since June. My wallet has also found itself fluctuating from fat to thin, depending on the particular stretch of gaming. I'm up about $2000 (US) since I started playing regularly in May. I love me some cards!
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