Tuesday, October 25, 2016
Know About Capsa Susun Card Games
Capsa Susun game is a card game that uses one set of playing cards totaling 52 cards without the joker card. The game is usually played a couple of players and the maximum is 4 players in one table, with each player gets 13 cards.
For capsa game, consisting of 2 capsa namely:
1. Capsa Susun (5-5-3)
2. Capsa Banting (Big Two)
Fearing the article is too long so in this article, will be discussed first mimin for stacking capsa games (5-5-3) and will be discussed in the next article mimin for capsa tossing game (big two).
Capsa stacking game is very popular in Hong Kong (HK) and then spread to Southeast Asia, including Indonesia. Then over time, the game is well known and played in the United States and is known by several names.
In Cantonese, the game is called the Sap Sam Cheung (十三 張) which means it is 13 cards. If in Vietnam is called XAP Xam Choung, in China called the Luosong Pai Jiu (羅 宋 牌九), which means Russian Pai Gow. In the United States called the Chinene Poker or Poker also Russia.
Regulation of Game Capsa Susun
For a basic rule in the game capsa stacking, the lowest card is a card 2 and then 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, J, Q, K, US … In addition, should also be considered for development card (flower) on order from high to low is: spades♠, hearts♥, clubs♣, diamond♦.
Called by stacking capsa (5-5-3) then each player needs to arrange 13 cards into 3 parts:
The top card consists of three cards,
Card was made up of five cards,
Under the card consists of five cards.
With the bottom of the card should be higher than the middle of the card, the card must be greater than the middle of the top card, if there are errors in drawing card it will be considered losers.
For capsa card stacking arrangement also uses standard poker hand rankings in general:
- Royal flush
- Straight flush
- Four of a kind
- Full house
- Three of a kind
- Two pair
- One pair
- High card
But the most high value cards are cards ‘Dragon’, the cards that make up the United States, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, J, Q, K.
To the top card or 3 cards, only three types of hands are possible, namely:
-Three Of A Kind
There is no value in having a front hand with three cards in a row or three cards of the same kind: “straight” or “flushes” on the front side does not count.
Showdown and Scoring
You win get 1 point of each hand you win.
If there is a player who made a mistake in drafting the wrong card will be counted as a point x3
When one player wins all three hands of other players in all sides, so that the point of the winner will be x2.
When one player wins all three hands of all the players on all sides, so that the point of the winner will be x4. (Only with 4 players)
Special hand will get more than normal if you win:
-Three of A Kind in front of the hand will be counted as 6 points.
-Full House in the hands of the center will be counted as 4 points.
-Four of A Kind in the bottom hand will be counted as 8 points.
-Four of A Kind in the middle of the hand will be counted as 16 points.
-Straight Flush in hand back will be counted as 10 points.
-Straight Flush in the middle of the hand will be counted as 20 points.
-Royal Flush in hand back will be counted as 12 points.
-Royal Flush in the middle of the hand will be counted as 24 points.