The Importance of Joker in Indian Rummy

Posted On Feb 2 2016 by

In our country, any occasion or social get-together is incomplete without the game of Rummy cards.  Transcending the concept of just a mere game, Indian rummy has become a crucial part of our tradition and culture. It is considered as the ultimate ‘family knitting card game’ and accepted as a social and family game for over centuries. Rummy is a skill-based game which is easy to master and suitable for different age groups. It has been immensely popular in casinos and card rooms since ages. By bringing Rummy to online world, Rummy Circle, the largest online rummy portal in India …


Indian Rummy Variations, Online Rummy Game Variations

Posted On Apr 19 2010 by

Sometimes it is agreed that the stakes are doubled when the turned up wild card happens to be a printed joker. In this case in the 2-deck game there is just one joker available for use as a wild card. Whoever is dealt this card or picks it up in the course of the game has a strong hand, though not a sure win. Alternatively, some play rummy when a printed joker is turned up, all Aces are treated as jokers (wild cards) and the stakes are not raised. Some do not award a double score for hand rummy. Certain …