How do u play I declare war the card game

You use a standard 52 card pack in playing this game. Cards rank as usual from high to low: A K Q J T 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2. Jokers are ignored in this game.

Below are the instructions on how to play "I Declare War":

This is a children's game played in many parts of the world. No strategy is involved - simply the ability to recognize which of two cards is higher in rank, and to follow the procedure of the game.

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The standard two-player game is described first, then the game for three or four players, a version in which captured cards can be stolen, a Russian version of it called Drunkard (P'yanitsa), and a German version Tod und Leben.

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Updated on Thursday, August 13 2015 at 11:52AM EDT
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