Five-card poker: A five-card game that’s all about luck.
Seven-card games usually have a mix of luck, cards, and cards with special rules.
You’re never going to get a six in a seven-card card game.
Seven cards, two rules.
This is what poker is all about.
Seven Cards (2013), from designer Peter H. Brown, is the latest of several games that offer a mix between luck, luck cards, cards with rules, and a mix.
You have to guess the cards and take their odds.
The game is $20.
A $20 starter pack comes with seven cards.
The $10 “Ultimate Poker” pack includes seven more cards and two rules, including six-card play, a six-hole set, and two extra “cards” (two more cards to be exact).
There’s also a “Free Cards” pack that includes three more cards, plus a “7-card” set with a bonus.
(You could also play a “normal” 7-card set, but that doesn’t offer any special tricks.)
The game’s rules are pretty straightforward: The player starts with one hand of seven cards, but the others are dealt out randomly.
The player has to play as quickly as possible and to move their chips as quickly and as far as possible.
The rules can be a bit confusing.
It’s easy to get lost in the shuffle and forget what each card does.
There are no card descriptions, so you have to read the cards for yourself.
You also can’t get rid of a card without losing all your chips.
(That’s called a draw.)
In one round, the player gets to choose two cards from the seven, two of which must be six-cards.
The winner chooses the sixth.
The next round has three more rounds, and so on, until you win.
(I won two rounds in my first round, which is probably why I ended up with only two remaining chips.)
In a normal seven-game, a player gets six to six cards.
In Seven Cards, players are dealt eight to eight cards, then they have to choose from seven cards that don’t have special rules and have to move the chips as fast as possible to the other players.
A seven-player game has the advantage of being easy to teach, with little rule complexity.
A normal seven card game has to teach the rules and play the game for a couple of rounds to get to the point where the rules get explained.
Seven Card (2013).
6-card, two-card (4 players), $20, Seven Card games are popular because they are quick and easy to learn.
They’re also quick to play.
But I’m not sure I’d recommend playing a normal, $20 seven card.
There’s no way I would learn a game that took me six hours to learn, or that involved a couple hundred hours of play.
(Seven Card (2012) costs $12.99, which makes it a bit expensive, and it is one of the few “normal,” $20 poker games that I know of that offers a standard set of rules.
“Furious” (2013, $19.99) has the same premise, but it’s much harder to learn and much more difficult to master.
The “Seven Card” version of “Fury” has two rules and two cards (five cards total).
The $20 “Freed” set includes seven cards and one rule.
(The set also includes a “Seven Cards” set of five cards, four of which have special cards.
This set has a unique “7 Card” rule, which means the rules have to be broken for the player to win.)
The $40 “Risk” set (2013 Edition) has five cards and four rules.
I’m a big fan of “Risky,” but the “Fired Up” and “Rise of the Seven” sets are still good bets for those who love games that are easy to play and easy on the eyes.
If you’re looking for a game with a little more strategy, there are plenty of poker games for you to choose.
Sevencards.com (2011) is a $20 game that comes with six cards, a “free card,” and a set of seven poker-specific cards.
Sevencard.com offers a mix, too, including “Fantasy,” “Magic,” and “Street Magic.”
“StreetMagic” is a mix that features a lot of luck cards with lots of special rules, while “Furry” has the best combination of luck and special rules in the game.
The card descriptions are pretty clear.
“StreetFantasy” and its $25 version have the best description of a “Street” card, and the $15 version includes six “Streetcards” and three “Street Cards.”