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Questions tagged [playing-cards]

Programming questions involving digitally-represented playing cards. This includes representing cards and decks in data structures, user interfaces for manipulating cards in a virtual fashion, and implementing correct algorithmic shuffling.

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Python Text-based Card Game

I have programmed a card game in Python. How can I improve the code? There is a deck of cards. Each cards has a colour (red, black or yellow) and a number from 1-10. There are two players. Every ...
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Deal three Poker hands of five cards each in Python

I'm a beginner at coding who recently started learning Python, and I think I have grasped the basics. Now I'm working on my first "proper" project in Python. The problem is to have the program: ...
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Continuous Shuffler with “linked loop”

As an academic exercise, I decided to implement a continuous shuffler, as seen on casino blackjack tables. It operates by storing a "linked loop" (a linked list with the last element linked to the ...
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Python card game [closed]

I have programmed a card game in Python. It is over 700 lines long. How can I improve the code? There are two players. Every round, each player takes one card from the top of the deck. Those cards ...
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Simple OOP Blackjack game in Java

I've created a relatively simple Blackjack game in java. The reason why I decided to do this specific project was to improve my object orientated programming in java. I will post my code so feel ...
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The card game war

I'm a beginner programmer looking for a review of my simple war card game program I made. Each player gets a deck and you pull 1 card at a time and compare the 2. Highest value wins. Do that until the ...
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One-handed Solitaire Game Choice Generator

I want to test some different endgame scenarios for one-handed Solitaire where the removal of the cards if the suit or value match is optional. I've written a simple generator which yields at the ...
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JavaFX controller for a poker game

I am making a poker application in JavaFX. When I try to display the cards on the screen it is working perfectly fine. Yet I have a method with a lot of duplicated code in it. I have tried to ...
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C# Singleplayer Blackjack Game

I recently finished a simple Blackjack game that I made to get better at C#. I am wondering how I can better organize or simplify my code. There are 4 files: Program.cs ...
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Blackjack strategy simulation

I'm very new to python (been coding for about two days) and have created a programme that simulates blackjack games so that I can work out optimal strategy over many iterations. The problem is that ...
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Java version of card game “higher or lower”

First of all, I have my basic main method which does pretty much nothing: ...
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Macau Card Game (with graphics)

I've already made a version of this game which was supposed to be played on the console. I got it reviewed and applied almost all of the recommendations I received in that topic. Thus you can consider ...
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Playing cards with ReactJS

I came across problem 54 on projecteuler.net and decided to give it a go using ReactJS. I have had Angular experience prior to this. I wrote a couple of fully tested components. I think that they only ...
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Choose random card from a deck

still new to java and i am trying to improve my understanding and use of OOP concepts.here i am supposed to print the name of a randomly selected card from a deck of 52 cards. Program: ...
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Macau Card Game

I've implemented a card game called Macau. This is a follow-up from this topic, where I tried to get the game's design right before actually implementing it. Even if the game is presented on that ...
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Simulate a simplified version of Exploding Kittens in Python

PURPOSE: In order to get comfortable with Python classes and object-oriented programming, I've decided to simulate the Exploding Kittens card game. To make it easier to program, I've greatly ...
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Comparable playing cards

I have written a working implementation of a Poker card that I want to be comparable. I feel that my solution is somewhat bloated in C++, and want to ask if I should have done something different to ...
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Simulations of the card game Crazy Eights

The following code simulates the card game Crazy Eights. Some of the methods seem a little clunky or superfluous (although I've yet to come up with a better solution). I'm specifically referring to ...
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A simple Blackjack game implementation in Python

This program is an implementation of the Blackjack which is similar to what is played in the casinos. Here were the requirements: I needed to create a simple text-based BlackJack game The game needs ...
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Cards for Monster, Spell and Trap interfaces [closed]

So I wrote a card game in Java/JavaFX but I don't particularly like this solution and I was wondering if you guys have any better solutions: ...
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My First Deck of Cards

I'm looking for an honest review of what I've got thus far. I'm still trying to get my head wrapped around software development and have picked Java as my starting language. That said, I figured that ...
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Another attempt at a Blackjack game

This is a follow up question to this one. I have been working on this game for some time, and now I would like it to be reviewed. Most importantly, I want to know about my code readability, ...
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My attempt at a Blackjack game

Please also see the new version here So I've been trying to make a blackjack game as my first attempt at an OOP project. The program is working, but not yet finished as it is lacking three major ...
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Card game ranking

Badugi is a 4 card low hand poker game. i / 13 is suit and i % 13 is rank. Cards from 0 to 51 inclusive. Straights and flushes do not count. The best hand is A234. The worst hand is KKKK. If you ...
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JavaScript Blackjack game

I am learning javascript with the course Javascript Getting started by Mark Zaymota. Currently the code is in a script.js file, and I was wondering how could we refactor it to extract classes from it....
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Blackjack in Python (using Turtle)

I've been programming for 2ish months and I was programming Blackjack on a school computer because I was bored. If you guys could check to see if there are any problems with it that would be great! <...
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Poker dealer Hold'em

This represents a table (server) for Texas Hold'em. This is not a full Hold'em game but it is working code for what it does. It shuffles, deals the hole cards, deals the board, moves the blinds, and ...
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Structured blackjack game in Python 3

I am new to programming, and I am doing some homework to get more hands on coding experience. I have written a blackjack game in Python 3 and would like a code review of any and all of my code. ...
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Simple Python 3 Blackjack

I've been screwing around and adding in new features for a few days(aces high/low, sayings for the dealer, etc.). However I'm fairly inexperienced and I'm wondering if any of my code can be replaced ...
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Blackjack OOP logic in Python

I am attempting to write a game of blackjack using classes in Python. Any advice on keeping it DRY? I seem to be creating too many lists in lists. Should I name the keys in the dictionary or just ...
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Poker equity calculation algorithm

I writing some specific poker equity calculator. Basically, equity calculator tells how much one hand is more profitable than other. I have written such calculator and it works, works fast, but there ...
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1/2 finished poker game

I'm trying to make a poker game, but right now my code - to me - looks way too crowded, and I can't seem to find anything to shorten it and make it look cleaner. Because of that, I came here to see if ...
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Poker Holdem Hand Evaluation 7 cards to 5

I'm building a poker Hold'em hand evaluator. Ultimately my goal after building the evaluator is to build a client on the browser but that's far from now. What I've done so far is a hand analyzer that ...
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Poker game in JavaScript

I am creating a Poker game using the follow hand precedence (winning hands in descending order): So if the player enters 5 cards: TH JH QH KH AH (i.e. 10Heart JackHeart QueenHeart KingHeart ...
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Simulated card trick with splitting and reordering

I need a bit of help with a practice Computer Science coursework. I have written a code for a magic trick (more information below) using Python 3.x, and for one particular section, I need to suggest ...
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Scoring poker hands

Just for fun I solved another Project Euler problem dealing with poker cards. I think it is also part of other programming puzzles which can be found in the web. While there is not much mathematics in ...
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Deck Shuffling Method

Just wondering if you guys think this is a good way to shuffle a deck or a bad way. Updated to show the GetRandom function as requested. ...
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Simple OOP Blackjack game in Python

I made a simple text based Blackjack game in Python 3 to help me implement OOP concepts. I only made one function outside of my classes which takes the user's name at the beginning and then ...
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Blackjack Game in Ruby

I built a simple Blackjack game in Ruby on Rails, and am looking for feedback, because I believe I may have overcomplicated things. This was a homework assignment, where I was told to make 1 be an Ace ...
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Blackjack Insurance Object that implements Null Object Pattern via __new__

This example of a blackjack insurance object is typical of how I find myself writing classes in Python. I particularly wanted some feedback on my use __new__ to ...
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Simple Blackjack game in console (update)

A couple of days ago I posted the code for my Simple Blackjack console game. I have got some good reviews and since then I have been trying to improve the code. That previous question can be seen here:...
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Python 3.6.1 Linux - Blackjack game

Attached below, is the full program for the simple, text-based blackjack game that I have recently finished developing for Python. Upon review, I was wondering if anyone out there would be able to ...
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Simple Blackjack game in console

edit: After receiving the great feedback, I have tried to make my code better. The new version can be seen here: Simple Blackjack game in console (update) This is one of my first finished projects ...
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Simple Deck of Cards Python Program

I have created this program and intend to implement it into basic card games that I create. I would like help cleaning up redundant code and overall, make it more concise. For example: I couldn't come ...
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Blackjack game interview task

As part of a recent interview, I was assigned to write a small BlackJack program. After submitting the solution, I received an answer that "the solution was functionally OK, but was way below their ...
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My Jack slapped back. (tkInter learning project follow up)

This is a follow up to my question here about my slap-jack program. I've tried to implement the suggestions that were given in the accepted answer. (Though I never was able to figure out how to ditch <...
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Simple Blackjack game in Python 2.6.9

Like the title says, I made a very simple game of Blackjack using Python version 2.6.9. I am relatively new to python and programming so I would really appreciate some constructive criticism to help ...
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Console single player blackjack versus a dealer again

This is the second pass on this. pass one A single player versus a dealer. It does not perform bets - it only track wins and losses and has no splitting. Other than that I tried to get it all in. I ...
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Single player console Blackjack game

This is just a single player versus a dealer. I'm not worried about execution time. It does not perform bets - it only track wins and losses- and has no splitting. Other than that I tried to get it ...
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Black Jack Game in Python (Jupyter)

I am working on Jupyter Notebook and I am new to Python. I have created this BlackJack Game (This is my 2nd Project as I am Learning Python. See my 1st - Tic Tac Toe ...