Card games in Kuwait

Trex (also known as Tricks or Trix) is a compendium game in which the five contracts are No Tricks, No Queens, No Diamonds, No King of Hearts and Dominoes from the Jack.

Baloot, a relative of the French game Belote, is played in Kuwait as well as in Saudi Arabia.

Kout Bo Setah is a plain trick game with bidding for six players, using a 54-card pack including two jokers with special powers.

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