Card Games (Blog)

GAMES THE WHOLE FAMILY CAN PLAY 

Family Games

The last few weeks have caused society to shift our pastimes to more isolated activities. With all the stress of the world, it’s a terrific idea to search for release and entertainment. Couple that with the increase of family time and you might find yourself scouring the internet for any kind of activity for you … Read moreGAMES THE WHOLE FAMILY CAN PLAY 

SPANISH SUITED PLAYING CARDS

Spanish Playing Cards

INTRODUCTION TO SPANISH SUITED PLAYING CARDS Spanish suited playing cards are a subtype of the Latin suited deck. It bears a strong resemblance to the Italian suited deck and some smaller similarities to the French-suited deck. It’s used in many games, often originating from Spain, Italy or even France. They are stilled played in these … Read moreSPANISH SUITED PLAYING CARDS

GAME PICK OF THE WEEK

Game Pick Of The Week - 01/08/20

This week during my game night, someone brought a new delightful game for us to play. It was titled Obscurio and was made and designed by the team L’Atelier and Xavier Collette. This dynamic duo is also responsible for one of my all-time favorite games Mysterium.  The game was delightful; it had a whimsical theme, … Read moreGAME PICK OF THE WEEK

The History of Blackjack

history of black jack

The game of Blackjack is one of the most popular types of card game, enjoyed as both a social game at home and in the ritz and glitz of a casino. It’s an integral part of the card gaming world, but despite its global popularity, historians and researchers are still none the wiser as to … Read moreThe History of Blackjack