Card Games Directory

“Life is like a game of cards. The hand you are dealt is determinism; the way you play it is free will.” 

~ Jawaharlal Nehru

Card games are an ancient form of entertainment that has a history stretching back for centuries. It is one of the few game formats that is just as popular now as it was when it was first introduced.

The ISOOSI Card Games directory is a valuable resource for everything related to cards.

From game types to rules, guides and tips, we have collected and organized thousands of useful links on the subject.

The first playing cards appeared in 9th century China according to written records. Those early card decks were made of paper and didn't come as cards for many centuries. Card games didn't arrive in Europe until the 14th century as far as we can tell, which brought a Moorish game with 52 cards to gaming dens across the continent.

The modern deck of cards in the Anglo-American deck that evolved from the Latin suits of swords, clubs, cups and coins and is still in circulation today. There are also specialist card decks for specific games such as Old Maid, Risk and Monopoly.

Our card game categories are ideal for anyone wanting to improve their game, or learn a new one.

Sub categories in the ISOOSI Card Games Directory include combining, comparing, card game guides, special decks, tricks and more. If you want to learn about the industry, check out the developers and publishers and standard deck categories as well.

You can also learn about specific games as well, from War to Hearts, Euchre, Blackjack, poker, and more. Pick your game, click a link and find what you're seeking.

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