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Corajudo Frankfurter Level: 60 Posts: 462/810 EXP: 1675184 For next: 97604 Since: 7.11.02 From: Dallas, TX Since last post: 1019 days Last activity: 522 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: 85 Posts: 809/1839 EXP: 5874478 For next: 24086 Since: 12.2.02 From: Cleveland, Ohio Since last post: 23 days Last activity: 3 min. # 2 Posted on 19.12.05 1157.05 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1157.44 Shanghai
haz Landjager Level: 63 Posts: 633/904 EXP: 2032120 For next: 65043 Since: 2.1.02 From: Whitby, Ontario, Canada Since last post: 984 days Last activity: 594 days # 3 Posted on 19.12.05 1223.28 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1223.44 Euchre
cranlsn Toulouse Level: 72 Posts: 810/1223 EXP: 3176271 For next: 147507 Since: 18.3.02 From: Hartland, WI Since last post: 30 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: 14030628 For next: 378304 Since: 23.1.02 From: In a Blue State finally Since last post: 80 days Last activity: 59 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: 66 Posts: 934/1091 EXP: 2459010 For next: 2854 Since: 23.7.04 From: Baltimore, MD Since last post: 3754 days Last activity: 3482 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: 7026380 For next: 162256 Since: 17.11.03 From: Tallahassee, FL Since last post: 3205 days Last activity: 3202 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: 1448/3666 EXP: 16556415 For next: 255000 Since: 28.1.02 From: Louisville, KY Since last post: 3 days Last activity: 3 days
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: 840856 For next: 43033 Since: 9.11.03 From: Bedford, Michigan Since last post: 1119 days Last activity: 9 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: 29749245 For next: 347747 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Las Vegas of Canada Since last post: 538 days Last activity: 87 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: 47995787 For next: 493941 Since: 24.7.02 Since last post: 1392 days Last activity: 1392 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: 1379/5199 EXP: 26767263 For next: 364741 Since: 8.5.03 From: North Carolina Since last post: 3 days Last activity: 15 hours # 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: 26085254 For next: 339436 Since: 20.6.02 Since last post: 783 days Last activity: 777 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: 5520456 For next: 141520 Since: 2.1.02 From: The City of Subdued Excitement Since last post: 480 days Last activity: 54 min. # 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: 788330 For next: 35218 Since: 7.1.02 From: Central PA, USA Since last post: 741 days Last activity: 734 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: 1738925 For next: 33863 Since: 20.2.03 Since last post: 3450 days Last activity: 3337 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: 630568 For next: 29601 Since: 29.1.02 From: PA Since last post: 21 days Last activity: 15 hours # 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: 228074 For next: 1108 Since: 21.8.04 From: ...that would be telling Since last post: 3960 days Last activity: 3906 days # 18 Posted on 19.12.05 1835.31 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1836.17 Cribbage
geemoney Scrapple Level: 116 Posts: 1770/3856 EXP: 17267485 For next: 56660 Since: 26.1.03 From: Naples, FL Since last post: 25 days Last activity: 5 hours
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: 6314590 For next: 78209 Since: 2.1.02 From: Ottawa, Ontario Since last post: 150 days Last activity: 10 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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