# Often asked: How To Play Crazy 8s Card Game?

## What are the rules to crazy eights?

Eights are wild and can be played at any time. When a player plays an eight, they then get to pick the current suit, whether that be hearts, clubs, spades, or diamonds. If the player can’t match the top cards, then they must draw cards from the deck until they get a match.

## How do you win the card game Crazy 8?

Strategies for Variations of Crazy Eights

1. Use your special cards to hamper the leader. If the player on your left is winning, skipping over her or making her draw cards is good.
2. Don’t save your eights until the last card if playing with specials.

## How many cards do u deal in Crazy 8?

Five cards are dealt to each player (or seven in a two-player game). The remaining cards of the deck are placed face down at the center of the table as the stock pile. The top card is then turned face up to start the game as the first card in the discard pile.

## What does Queen mean in crazy eights?

When a Queen is played, the next player in rotation misses a turn, and the turn passes to the following player. In a two-player game the opponent is skipped and the same player plays again. Reverse direction.

## What does a joker mean in crazy eights?

All number cards are valued at their number, except for 8s (ex. 2 = 2 points, 4 = 4 points, etc.) Joker = 50 points. 8 = 25 points. A = 15 points.

## How do you play Crazy Eights online with friends?

To get started, enter a name for yourself (ex: ” crazy – 8 – player -100″) and a room name. The room name can be anything you like (ex: “joan’s room”). If you’re playing with others, they can join your game by using the exact same room name. Once you select Start Game, you’ll see the cards you have in your hand.

## What card games can you play with 2 players?

• Slap Jack. The goal of the card game Slap Jack is to win the most cards by being the first player to slap a jack when it is played.
• Speed. The object of the card game Speed is simple: be the first person to get rid of all of your cards.
• Trash.
• Crazy Eights.
• Kings in the Corner.
• War.
• Gin Rummy.
• Egyptian Rat Screw.

## Are Crazy Eights and UNO the same?

Crazy Eights is a fun game similar to the game Uno in which players take turns placing cards that match either in face value or suit with the goal to eliminate all cards in their hand; the only difference is that it is being played with a normal card deck instead of a specially-made cards.