Twenty nine – 29 is South Asian trick-takinggame in which the Jack and the Nine are the highest cards in everysuit.
This game is usually played by four players in fixed partnerships,partners facing each other.
32 cards from a standard 52-card pack are used for play.
The cards in every suit rank from high to low: J-9-A-10-K-Q-8-7.Thevalues of the cards are:
Jacks 3 points each
Nines 2 points each
Aces 1 point each
Tens 1 point each
(K, Q, 8, 7) no points
Deal and Bidding
Deal and Bidding are anti-clockwise. Cards are distributed in twostep by four cards in every step.
Based on first four cards, players bid for the right to choosetrumps.Normal bidding range is 16 to 28.
The bid winner chooses the trump.
The player to the dealer’s left leads to the first trick. Playersmust follow suit if possible, and the winner of each trick leads tothe next. Non bidder players must request trump bidder to showtrump and bidder player must show trump before make trump.
After showing trump if any player can show Pair (K & Q of trumpsuit),the player’s team get extra 4 point.
If bidding side can show pair, they have to gain (bid – 4) pointsto win round.
If non bidding side can show pair, bidding side have to gain (bid +4) point to win round.
***The min point need to win a round is 16
After end of a round if bidding side meet their bid point, theirgame point will be increased otherwise decreased.
If play round is in Double mode,game point will increased ordecreased by 2.
Non – bidder side can set double after bidder bid.
If play round is in Redouble mode,game point will increased ordecreased by 4.
Bidder side can set Redouble after non-bidder setting Double.
If any team can make 6 positive game points, they wii the game andlose if they make 6 negative game point.
Developer Kamal Uddin
Uploaded December 30, 2017 21:50