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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Simplified Blackjack in Python

I just started learning python a couple of weeks back from and like many others here, I too seek feedback on my simplified Blackjack game. I would like to know if the code could have been more elegant/...
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My third game - Poker hand strength analyzer

I'm writting this poker hand evaluator and it's really coming along. But, as you can see I repeat myself many times and I would love to know what's your thought process when you're repeating yourself? ...
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My second game: War Card game V.1

I'm a beginner programmer that's really motivated at the moment. I made this in two days and I'm really proud of it because I never used any tutorials or any online help. Just good ol' grey matter and ...
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Mahjong hand completeness checking algorithm

As a summer project, I have been working on a small-scale, console-based version of Mahjong (the Rummy-like hand completion game, and not the solitaire version). While having prior knowledge of the ...
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Most idiomatic way of declaring a deck in Rust

I'm new at Rust and I'm trying to implement a cards' deck on Rust, I'm trying to use most idiomatic code I can, but since I'm new at this language, I'd like to hear advice from more experienced ...
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OOP Python Blackjack game with player accounts in PostgreSQL

This is an OOP version of Lastest version of my Blackjack game. Also, it now uses PostgreSQL as database. ...
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Making text based Blackjack game in Java. Can't figure out how to deal with Ace(1/11) and Splitting [closed]

I've been learning java for about a year in University and decided to start this Blackjack game which I can hopefully animate into a full app in the future, although I'm still working on the ...
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Deck of cards with shuffle and sort functionality

Going through Head First C#'s Chapter 8: Enums and Collections, I learned about List<T>, as well as IComparable<T> ...
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Java implementation of Spider Solitaire

I recently cloned a classical Spider Solitaire game from Microsoft Windows XP. I implemented almost all features of the game. Please tell me anything I can do in order to improve my coding style. ...
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C++ practice project: Blackjack

For the longest time I always felt lost designing a robust OOP program, especially in C++. I felt like I didn't know enough theory or algorithms so I would study and never write code, not to mention I ...
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Console Blackjack game, without split or betting system for now

I never programmed in my life, and I am currently self teaching myself some C++ by reading books, online free classes and googling. After beginning to read about OOP and classes, and after seeing that ...
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A Python Blackjack terminal based game

I am looking for some feedback on my blackjack Python code. Any feedback is much appreciated. Docstring, code etc. Other than that, I need to test it, and I am not sure how to make this code more ...
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Poker Hand evaluation

I want to evaluate Poker Hands an wrote the following Code: https://dotnetfiddle.net/mxMvq9 Anything wrong / to imporve? ...
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Blackjack CLI in Python 3

This is a simple CLI Blackjack game in python3. I saw that there were others already posted here and tried to implement some of their solutions and logic where I understood it. My game is a little ...
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BlackJack in Javascript

I have completed my initial version of BlackJack with Javascript and some JQuery. Any thoughts of this version? I can't seem still to implement timer successfully as I have commented out. After ...
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Lastest version of my Blackjack game

This is the latest version of my Blackjack game that uses a MySQL database to store user info. I did everything I was recommended in my previous post, added a ranking system and also fixed a bug where ...
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Blackjack game: Count Hand Value method

I am almost completing my BlackJack game in Javascript. But I realize that there must be a way to improve the performance for these two methods. Any pointers? ...
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Forming the best possible poker hand [closed]

This is what the function is doing: it gets two arrays of tuples with 5 items each - hand = [H1,H2,H3,H4,H5] and board = [B1,B2,B3,B4,B5] What I need to do is check all arrays formed by 2 items from ...
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Yu-Gi-Oh cards in Python 3

I made a project in Python 3.7.1 that includes classes to create Yu-Gi-Oh cards. This isn't the entire game; it is just the cards itself. I will create the entire game later. I want feedback on how to ...
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Blackjack game with database - follow-up

This is a follow-up to my ex-posted Blackjack game that uses a MySQL database to store the accounts and user's money. I tried splitting display_info() a bit, I also ...
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Blackjack game with database

This is the latest version of my Blackjack game and I did a quite big update to it. Now you can make an account that is saved in the MySQL database and you can bet money that are also saved in the ...
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Command-Line Poker Showdown

Further-developed followup to this question Python beginner here. I created a command-line program that generates poker hands (5-52 cards) and compares their strength. On my Macbook Pro, it ...
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Rust trait implementations for a Blackjack game

I am learning Rust. I have build a simple game (Blackjack) to get acquainted. The following code is the code which runs the game logic. The code is part of the larger codebase and works. In the rest ...
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Blackjack game - follow-up

This is an updated version of my previously posted "Blackjack game made in Python 3". I think I did almost everything @Austin Hastings recommend me to do and I hope you like it. ...
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Blackjack game made in Python 3

This is a simple blackjack game I finished making using Python. I hope you like it and I'm open to any suggestions or critiques you would give me. ...
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JavaScript BlackJack Prototype

What would be the best way to organize BlackJack in JavaScript and maybe start with blank slate? Specific areas: Updating UI Incorporating the dealer hand into the ...
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Playing card class, written using enums

I wrote a card class a while back in this post here: Previous Question I know it has been a long time but I recently came back to the project and wrote it using an enum as suggested in the answer to ...
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Allow console draw poker game to output more hands

I'm an absolute python beginner. I created a draw poker game that works fine up to about ten thousand hands, at which point it starts to freeze and not generate the hands. Given that straight flushes ...
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Blackjack simulator for Probability of a dealer bust for each starting card

I came up with this solution to another exercise out of John Zelle's Programming book. ...
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Basic playing card objects for games

I wrote classes to model a playing card, a deck, and a player to be used in multiple playing card games. I originally posted a Card class here, and now extended the ...
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Blackjack Game in Python 3/curses

You were all so helpful with my Tc Tac Toe games in C. I was encouraged to put it up on GitHub and two very helpful users refactored it in ways that really taught me a thing or two. While I have ...
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Shuffle deck of cards in JavaScript

I know randomness in programming can be a deep topic, and searching the topic seems to result in Fisher-Yates being the best method, but I'm curious what people would say about this method. Basically,...
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Playing card object

I am writing this class to eventually create a playing card game (Spades) and also to utilize the object oriented paradigm. This was my attempt to model a card as an object. Each card has a suit and a ...
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Simpler version of BlackJack game - first OOP

I am learning Python for a few weeks. Last time I started object-oriented programming and I feel like it is really hard for me to write the relation between methods and attributes for different ...
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Playing Card in Swift

I'm trying to properly write a card class in swift. I've been taking classes in software engineering and I need help in understanding how to take a more object-oriented approach to my class. I have ...
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Verifying that three cards make a “Set”

The game of Set involves cards with four properties: number, symbol, shading, and colour. Three cards make a "Set" if the property is either all the same or all different across the three cards, for ...
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Creating a Swift game of Uno

I've starting writing the card game Uno the past couple of days and was wondering if you can review my code please. The initialization is done I think, a couple of game functions already exist, please ...
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Card based game in Android

I am developing a card game in Android. This is my first time I am working in Android,. The game contains following features: It will be a 6 player game. There are two decks on the table, one with ...
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Sorting cards by suit and value using Shell Sort

The question description: put a deck of cards in order by suit (in the order spades, heart, clubs, diamonds) and by rank within each suit, with the restriction that the card must be laid out face down ...
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Cards shuffling and dealing program

The program interacts between cards and four players among whom cards are to be distributed. The Program do the following function Creates a deck of cards. Shuffle the deck. Shows the deck. Deal ...
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Duel-type card game in C

This is similar to the game War, but with notable differences. For this program, it is the player versus the computer (so each with half of the deck). They draw the top card of their deck and compare....
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Python Blackjack game

This is one of my first programmes in python and I really could use some feedback on how to improve. It's meant to be a multiplayer game by handing the computer to the next player at the end of each ...
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Bist-o-yek: a card game similar to Blackjack

Bist-o-yek (21) is a Persian card game very similar to blackjack, except it doesn't have things like double down and split. I did, though, change it a little. For example, added dealer dealing to 17. ...
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React component for Pai Gow game

TL;DR what should I do if I have too many methods in my parent component?? I'm making a card game (Pai Gow Tiles) using react and I am having trouble finding a way to format my parent component. I've ...
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Self playing console Blackjack game with four players

I want to clean this code to be more production ready. What can be improved, added or removed? ...
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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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