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Crazy Eights Game Online - Play Free Fun Card Web Games

Crazy Eights is an addicting, card game that everyone played at some time. Around the world, Crazy Eights has many variations like Uno, Rummy, Mau Mau, Last one, Septica, Macao. On our website you get to play an online version of the popular card game. It's simple and even kids can enjoy it. Your task is to discard all cards from your hands by matching them with the card on the central pile, either by their rank or suit. Don't forget that eights are 'crazy' because they can play with any card. You can play with a card of the same rank or suit as the card on the central pile. You can also always play with an eight. After you play with an eight you can change the suit to be played with. If the first card on the table is eight, you can start the play with any card. You can pick multiple cards, but they all have to be of the same rank. That's it. Have fun!

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Fun Facts about the Crazy Eights Card Game

Crazy Eights is a shedding-type card game for two to seven players. The object of the web game is to be the first to get rid of all the player's cards to a discard pile. Crazy Eights is similar to Switch and Mau Mau. A standard 52-card deck is used when there are five or fewer players. When there are more than five players, two decks are shuffled together and all 104 cards are used. 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. The top card is then turned face up to start the game. Players discard by matching rank or suit with the top card of the discard pile, starting with the player left of the dealer. They can also play any 8 at any time. If a player is unable to match the rank or suit of the top card of the discard pile and does not have an 8, they draw a card from the stockpile. When a player plays an 8, they must declare the suit that the next player is to play; that player must then follow the named suit or play another 8. The game ends as soon as one player has emptied their hand. The game first appeared as Eights in the 1930s, and the name Crazy Eights dates to the 1940s, derived from the United States military designation for discharge of mentally unstable soldiers.