Gold Flower! All you need to know about the game.
Gold Flower! It's a very popular Chinese card-game for six players. You play it with a standard deck consisting of 52 cards with the suits spades, hearts, clubs and diamonds.
The question remains, does courage overcome wisdom in the game? The reality of different psychological factors becomes a contest among the game as one of the characteristics.
But, how do you play Gold Flower?
-There are three cards dealt to each player. The cards will be received down as the other players won't be able to view. Action will move in counter clock wise rotation.
-Each player will review their cards, a bet will take place and players will decide to continue or fold.
-Any time a player raises they must increase the previous bet. A player can't bet more than the maximum allowed.
-If a player folds, they will lose all bets contributed to that hand.
-Leopard! Three of a kind (4c 4s 4d).
-Special! Three cards with no matching suites and no matching pairs (2c 3s 4d).
-Random! Two cards of same suite and no matching pairs (2c 3c 5s).
The basic scale of comparing poker-hands with each other is:
Special < Random < One Pair < Straight sequence < Flush < Straight flush < Leopard Special > Leopard
*Cards from large to small: A-K-Q-J-10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2