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Hold Up

Contributed by Florent Barraco

This game can be played by 2 to 10 players using a deck of 54 cards (standard 52-card pack plus two jokers).

Shuffle the deck and divide it into 3 piles of 18 cards.

Each player rolls a die and the player who rolls the greatest number plays first.

When it's a player's turn, he turns up the top card of one of the 3 piles. If it's:

When there are no card left in the three decks the game ends and the player who has the greatest number of cards is the winner.

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Last updated 9th January 2009