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Corajudo Frankfurter Level: 60 Posts: 462/810 EXP: 1732064 For next: 40724 Since: 7.11.02 From: Dallas, TX Since last post: 1384 days Last activity: 887 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: 87 Posts: 809/1856 EXP: 6148734 For next: 244065 Since: 12.2.02 From: Cleveland, Ohio Since last post: 12 days Last activity: 16 hours # 2 Posted on 19.12.05 1157.05 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1157.44 Shanghai
haz Landjager Level: 64 Posts: 633/904 EXP: 2097361 For next: 116748 Since: 2.1.02 From: Whitby, Ontario, Canada Since last post: 1349 days Last activity: 13 days # 3 Posted on 19.12.05 1223.28 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1223.44 Euchre
cranlsn Toulouse Level: 72 Posts: 810/1227 EXP: 3295705 For next: 28073 Since: 18.3.02 From: Hartland, WI Since last post: 38 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: 111 Posts: 3190/3282 EXP: 14482770 For next: 385636 Since: 23.1.02 From: In a Blue State finally Since last post: 445 days Last activity: 247 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: 2553487 For next: 39399 Since: 23.7.04 From: Baltimore, MD Since last post: 4119 days Last activity: 3847 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: 91 Posts: 1831/2159 EXP: 7282857 For next: 186084 Since: 17.11.03 From: Tallahassee, FL Since last post: 3569 days Last activity: 3567 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: 117 Posts: 1448/3730 EXP: 17539902 For next: 308046 Since: 28.1.02 From: Louisville, KY Since last post: 8 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: 871498 For next: 12391 Since: 9.11.03 From: Bedford, Michigan Since last post: 1483 days Last activity: 34 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: 137 Posts: 3407/5410 EXP: 30704406 For next: 168527 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Las Vegas of Canada Since last post: 903 days Last activity: 323 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: 158 Posts: 4971/7534 EXP: 49593802 For next: 1092533 Since: 24.7.02 Since last post: 1756 days Last activity: 1756 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: 134 Posts: 1379/5254 EXP: 28148842 For next: 438206 Since: 8.5.03 From: North Carolina Since last post: 4 days Last activity: 2 days # 12 Posted on 19.12.05 1504.21 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1504.26 5-card draw poker
Oliver Scrapple Level: 132 Posts: 1931/5007 EXP: 26948408 For next: 183596 Since: 20.6.02 Since last post: 1148 days Last activity: 1142 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: 85 Posts: 628/1760 EXP: 5697681 For next: 200883 Since: 2.1.02 From: The City of Subdued Excitement Since last post: 845 days Last activity: 15 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: 813662 For next: 9886 Since: 7.1.02 From: Central PA, USA Since last post: 1106 days Last activity: 223 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: 61 Posts: 756/836 EXP: 1799148 For next: 77459 Since: 20.2.03 Since last post: 3815 days Last activity: 3701 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: 46 Posts: 224/422 EXP: 667445 For next: 44334 Since: 29.1.02 From: PA Since last post: 57 days Last activity: 8 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: 34 Posts: 176/224 EXP: 236889 For next: 16765 Since: 21.8.04 From: ...that would be telling Since last post: 4324 days Last activity: 4270 days # 18 Posted on 19.12.05 1835.31 Reposted on: 19.12.12 1836.17 Cribbage
geemoney Scrapple Level: 118 Posts: 1770/3883 EXP: 18050593 For next: 332375 Since: 26.1.03 From: Naples, FL Since last post: 12 days Last activity: 2 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: 88 Posts: 1233/1929 EXP: 6537640 For next: 113050 Since: 2.1.02 From: Ottawa, Ontario Since last post: 216 days Last activity: 4 days # 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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