A card game is any game that uses the playing cards as the main device. They are many card games that are played professionally, for leisure and for competitive purposes. It could be trick-taking games, shedding games, matching games, fishing games, accumulating games, solitaire (patience) games, comparing games, collectible card games and poker games among others. All these card games categories are usually interesting but one has the ability of making them even more interesting. Below are some simple tips on how to do so.


First and foremost you must understand a game is just that, a game. There will always be a winner and a loser. Accepting tends to make the game interesting. There need to be interaction between the players. Since each card game has its own goals and rules, the individual players should strive to attain the game's goal while observing the rules interacting throughout the game. The best aspect of games is social interaction; this is the main reason why traditional games are still more popular. Nowadays there are computer and handset games you can play as a single player, with traditional games they are all about face to face interactions.


Incorporate some sort of reward for whoever emerges as the winner and punishment to the loser at the end of the game. The reward could be money or other items; it can even be the winner wins some virtual reward or marks. If it is a 3 or more player's game for instance a loser could be punished by being eliminated. This boosts the morale of the players, each wanting to be the one to win the reward. If you lose one game you strive to play better in the next. In so doing you create interest among the players in playing that particular game.


Play in the presence of an audience. Playing a card game with other players is interesting but playing in the presence of non-players each supporting a particular player is more interesting. The thrill one has of wanting to prove to the world he is the best makes every player give the game his all. The audiences cheer you on making the best out of you. By so doing the game becomes more and more interesting.



In some instances try and twist the objective or goal of the game. Playing the same thing over and over again can be boring. Be creative and try something new. For example instead of the winner having double similar numbered cards to win like 33 and 77 you can say now let us play where the winner is the first one to have consecutive like 4567 or 10,J,K,Q