Final Fantasy VIII - Card Game Rule Manipulation - PlayStation - By Oswauld - GameFAQs
The question cards have a yellow and a green side. First, the yellow sides should be played. Once all the yellow cards have been read, you can start with the green sides of the cards. A starting player is now chosen and he rolls the category die colored die. Usually, the oldest smart ass player is chosen to be the reader of the first question. Then a question is being asked from that category and every player can yell out an answer at any time, but they can do this once. If their answer is not correct, they are out for that round.
The Pinochle deck has 48 cards. In each of the four suits, the deck has two of each: A, K, Q, J, 10, and 9. These cards, however, do not follow the traditional ranking. There are several methods of scoring which will be outlined below in the scoring section, some of which include Q, J, 9 as both being worth points and as NOT being worth points.
Many of the most popular card games in Switzerland, especially in the German speaking cantons, belong to the Jass group , and are played with characteristic Swiss cards, which have come to be known as Jass cards. So popular has Jass become in Switzerland, that even games which have nothing to do with the Jass group are sometimes described as kinds of Jass, and the word jassen has come to mean playing any card game with the Swiss pack. The Swiss Jass games described on this site at present are:. Rules and advice in German for these and many other Jass games can be found though the sitemap of the Jassonkel web site.