Playing Card games is the favourite pastime of people all over the world. Rummy is an exciting and engaging game of cards. Playing Rummy can be a great mental exercise. Pool Rummy is a variant well-liked by many all over the world. The following are some details of the Pool rummy game format-
- Game types- It generally has three types, such as 61, 101, and 201. Some platforms offer all three variants, while others are more selective and offer only two.
- Important point to remember- The main point to remember is to keep your score below the maximum mark. You are out of the game if your score crosses the maximum point mark, for example, a player with a 120 score gets disqualified in the 101 pool format. The other player with the lowest score emerges victorious.
- Details- 2 to 6-participant games play with 52 or more cards. Each deck is divided into 4 major categories- spades, clubs, hearts and diamonds. Every participant is given the same number of cards randomly. You can arrange number 2, number 3, and number 4 of the diamond suite together. The player accomplishing this task wins, while others are given a score based on the cards (not grouped) remaining. Each card has a specific point, for example, the jack card left ungrouped has a different score point than the number 2 card.
- Get started- Firstly, you have to choose a platform offering a pool rummy format. Then, make an account on its app/website. You can play free games to hone your skills if you are a beginner. After you have a good grip on its rules, you can enter a competitive game. For this, you have to put money in your account using different payment methods offered by the platform.
- Enter a game- Choose the format you want to play. A small amount automatically gets deducted from your accounts when you enter a game.
- Start playing- All participants get an equal no. of cards on a table. The cards left after distribution are put on the table with the main side downwards. The top card of this pile is placed in a way that the number on it is visible. You have to pick one from the stack on the table in exchange for a card in your possession that you don’t require. When you arrange all 13 as per the rules, you emerge victorious. Similarly, if the opponent makes the arrangement before you do, he finishes in the first place.
- Rewards- The prize money is the total amount given by all the game participants to enter a particular game minus the platform fees (commission). You can withdraw this money into your bank accounts as and when you want.
Online Rummy helps to sharpen your cognitive skills. It is a great way to engage your mind in your free time. You can also benefit from exciting real money rewards. So, choose a genuine platform today and start playing by paying a small entry amount.