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6 Best Trick-Taking Games for Endless Fun!

2/22/2024

Nothing brings family and friends together better than a fun trick-taking card game! We’re here to share the top 6 most popular trick-taking games for your next gathering. From Hearts to Spades, stick around to learn what makes these games fun and ho...

Printable Scoring Sheet for Two Player Spades

9/11/2023

Spades is normally played with 4 players, however, it can be played with 2 players. If you're playing with 2 players, you'll need to keep track of score. Below you'll find a scoring sheet you can use when playing with two players, which you...

How to Play Spades with 2 People

9/5/2023

What you’ll need: A standard 52-card deck of playing cards (remove Jokers)2 playersLength: 30-60 minutesDifficulty: Easy, but can take years to masterType: Trick-takingTrump ranks: Spades are always the trump suitCard ranks (high to low): Ace, K...

Printable Score Sheet for Spades

8/16/2023

When you play Spades online scoring is done for you. However, it’s easy to keep score with pen and paper for a game with friends. Here’s a handy example of what your score sheet may look like (download the printable Spades Scoring PDF here.) ...

Spades Scoring Rules (Including Variations)

8/10/2023

In a game of Spades, each team earns 10 points per winning trick bid and one point per trick beyond that (also known as a “bag”) in each round. If a team gets 10 bags during a game, they receive a 100-point penalty for “sandbagging.”A single player m...

How to Play Spades: The Ultimate Guide to Spades Rules

8/2/2023

Spades is a popular card game that combines strategy, skill, and a bit of luck. Originating from the Whist family, including games like Euchre and Hearts, Spades requires careful planning and cooperation between partners. This article will serve...