You have to be fast in the game to win the trophy. This game is a card game played by two to four players and consists of fifty-two cards deck.
The objective of the game
- Your aim in the game revolves around attaining the 1st player’s position to clear out hands and reach 100 points.
- When any player discards all the cards he has, he will score the points based on remaining cards with his opponent’s hands.
- The cards are arranged in the series of A-K.
- Initially, a player would be allotted the position of a dealer, which is chosen randomly. Once a hand is completed, the player towards the left side of the earlier dealer will be a new dealer.
- Now, the count of cards to be distributed to every player is based entirely on the players present in this game.
- If two players are playing the game, every player will distribute ten cards. In a case where 3-4 players are playing, seven tickets would be distributed to every player.
- The dealer would distribute the cards. The player towards the left side of the particular dealer would start the game.
- The very first phase of this turn is about the drawing stage wherein the player pulls out a card-present in stockpile/discard pile and then includes it into his hand.
- Melding phase
- The next phase is the melding phase, wherein the player can opt to put melds over the table. It can be done by playing a set or a run.
- Laying OFF phase
- A run contains a minimum of three cards of a similar suit like 3, 4 & five of spades. Post melding, a player continues to the laying off. Next, he can opt to put more cards to the current meld provided the added cards don’t form current meld invalid
- Discard phase
- After the phase of laying off, the player steps in the specific discard phase wherein the player needs to select a playing card in his hands for discarding.
- In case the player takes a card via discard pile while in the drawing phase, then a similar card is not allowed to be removed this turn.
- Also, a player can choose to skip the given phases like laying off & melding and continue to discard phase directly if he wants to
- The game progress like this until the player attains 100 points.