Rummy is a card game involving 2 to 6 players and it is one of the best known as well as widely played card games all around the world. The game of rummy is played with two decks of cards which has a total of two Jokers.
The idea here is to arrange the 13 cards in valid sets and sequences. In order to win a game of rummy, a player must make a minimum of two sequences, one of which must be pure and the rest can be any form of valid sequences and sets.
Playing rummy tournaments on the Paytm First Games platform brings the opportunity to grab huge rewards worth crores in cash prizes. So, book your seat for the next rummy tournament now and start playing!
How to Play Rummy
Each player is dealt with 13 cards and he or she is required to arrange them into valid sequences and sets. The process of the game requires the cards to be arranged in two decks, one is closed and the other one is open, from which each player draws as well as discards the cards. The player who is able to form proper combinations of sequences and sets and makes a valid declaration first, wins the game. The numbered cards carry their face value whereas the King, Queen, Jacks and Aces are worth 10 points each.
It must be remembered that in order to make a valid declaration, a player must have either two sequences and two sets, three sequences and one set, or, all four sequences. To make a valid declaration a player must create at least two sequences, out of which one must be a pure sequence.
Is rummy a game involving luck?
It must be remembered that online rummy is a multiplayer game that is played between 2 to 6 people and it is a completely skill-based card game. The basic idea here is to create melds that consist of sets as well as sequences.
Where should I play online rummy?
Playing online rummy on India's most famous platform, the Paytm First Games app is very easy. All that a player is required to do is to download the Paytm First Games app, register themselves and start playing. In order to play a cash game, the player will first have to add money to their Paytm account or wallet.
Is playing online rummy illegal in India?
Playing online rummy for real cash is 100% legal in India, according to the Supreme Court. It must be remembered that this game involves no element of luck and players are simply decided on the basis of their skills.
What are the variations in rummy?
A player can take part in Points Rummy, Deals Rummy, Pool Rummy as well as tournaments that are free or require cash on the Paytm First Games platform.