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How to Play Hearts - Joker and the Thief

Hearts is a card game full of tricks and twists, and while it seems difficult at first, it’s actually very simple once you get the hang of it! In this post, we’re going to give you a complete rundown of everything you need to know to play hearts! 

How to Play Solitaire - Joker and the Thief

Solitaire is a classic card game that generations have enjoyed. The great thing about it is that you can play it alone or with others, and it's a great way to pass the time while also giving your brain a bit of a challenge! 

Whether you're new to the game or you're a seasoned pro, this blog will provide you with a step-by-step guide on how to play solitaire. 

How to Play Gin Rummy: A Guide to Mastering the Classic Card Game - Joker and the Thief

If you're searching for a fun and thrilling card game to add to your repertoire, Gin Rummy will serve you well! Aside from having the opportunity to showcase your dexterous shuffling abilities, it's also great entertainment: You can utter "Gin!" like a 1920s star while watching your opponent fall prey to your tricks. So, mix up some drinks, and get ready to learn how to play Gin Rummy and become a Gin Rummy master!

The Art of Playing 7 Card Stud Poker: A Guide for Beginners - Joker and the Thief

Looking to add some edge and adventure to your next poker game? Then 7 Card Stud Poker is your best bet! Its unique regulations and captivating gameplay will be thrilling to any card night with friends. Spice up your Friday nights now by trying out this dynamic version of poker!

Psychological Benefits of Playing Poker: Strategy and How Can it Be Applied to Life - Joker and the Thief

Poker is usually just known as a fun game to pass the time or a gateway to gambling, but the thing is, Poker is a lot more than that. It’s a game that can help you make positive changes in your life.

Yes, positive changes. 

In this post, we’re going to discuss how you can use the skills learned by playing poker, so you can take them out of the game room, and into real life. 

How to Play Omaha Poker - Joker and the Thief

If you’ve played Texas Hold'em, chances are you’ve gotten so good at the game that you want yourself a bit of a challenge. Omaha Poker is exactly that! Learn how to play in this article! 

How to Play Cheat - Joker and the Thief

Most of the time, whenever you play games, you’re supposed to not cheat. But Cheat, also known as Bluff, is the one game where the whole point is to cheat and lie as much as you want, without getting caught! 

How to Play Bridge - Joker and the Thief

Bridge a card game that has been around for centuries, but it’s still a popular pastime for players of all ages. In this blog, we’ll explore how to play bridge you can discover all that this classic game has to offer!

How to Perform the Card Spring - Joker and the Thief

We’ve all seen the card spring in popular media for years - the impressive feat of shooting a deck of cards from one hand to the other is a tricky skill, but one that can be learned. Let us show you how!

5 Drinking Games to Play With Playing Cards - Joker and the Thief

Looking for a fun way to spruce up your next game night? Grab a deck of cards and get ready to turn it into a drinking game! Whether you’re hosting a poker night, a card party, or just hanging out with friends, there are plenty of awesome drinking games that can be played with playing cards. Read on for five fun and easy drinking games you can play with playing cards.

What is Cardistry? - Joker and the Thief

Cardistry is the art of manipulating playing cards with skill and dexterity. It's origins date back all the way to the 19th century, when magicians and gamblers would use it as a form of entertainment. Read on to learn more about the history and evolution of this mesmerizing performance art.

How to Perform the Swing Cut Flourish - Joker and the Thief

This is easily one of our favourite Cardistry moves! A flourish where blocks of cards are elegantly passed from one hand to the next, effectively shuffling the order of the deck. It’s a simple move that looks slick, and leaves room for variations and extra flourishes to be added. 

How to Break in a New Deck of Playing Cards - Joker and the Thief

Like anything of quality, you must first break it in to get the most out of it - think of a good pair of boots! Once worn in and properly conditioned, you can get the absolute maximum out your playing cards. Learn how!

How to Play Poker: A Beginner's Guide - Joker and the Thief

Do you want to learn how to play poker? Are you feeling a little intimidated by all of the jargon. Don't worry, we're here to help guide you through your first few hands of this classic card game. By the end of this blog post, you'll be ready to try your luck at the poker table!

A Brief History of Playing Cards - Joker and the Thief

Where did playing cards come from? How have the designs evolved over time? What makes playing cards so popular around the world? Whether you are an avid poker player, a fan of solitaire, or just curious about the history of playing cards, this post is for you.

How to Care for your Playing Cards - Joker and the Thief
When it comes to caring for your luxury playing cards, there are key ways of extending the life of your new decks. By taking the proper steps to protect your cards from the start, you'll be able to enjoy them for many games, cardistry practice sessions, or magic performances to come.