Oh Hell's Legacy
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Games that are decended from Oh Hell. Oh Hell can be played with a standard 52 French deck. However many games have derived from Oh Hell with custom cards.
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1. Board Game: Oh Hell! [Average Rating:6.78 Overall Rank:1879]
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The original
 
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2. Board Game: Rage [Average Rating:6.19 Overall Rank:2674]
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3. Board Game: Wizard [Average Rating:6.90 Overall Rank:673]
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4. Board Game: Sluff Off! [Average Rating:6.90 Overall Rank:1027]
 
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5. Board Game: Canyon [Average Rating:6.24 Overall Rank:3155]
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6. Board Game: Ninety-Nine [Average Rating:7.32 Overall Rank:2665]
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This is probably the best of the "precision" trick games, especially for three players:

Players bid by discard three cards prior to the first trick. The suits on the discarded cards determine how many tricks (no more/no less) the player is attempting to make: Club = 3 (knobs), Heart = 2 (lobes), Spade = 1 (point), Diamond = (kind of looks like a) 0.

What this means is typically there are more diamonds and spades out of play than hearts or clubs, because typically players bid 4 or less.

Scoring is based on making your bid (30/20/10 depending on the number of successful players) and total number of tricks captured. Also players can attempt bonuses for playing with their bid cards open (declaration +/-30) or their entire hand open (revelation, +/-60). The maximum possible score for a single hand is 99, hence the name.
 
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Oh Hell! seems to have a million names and variants that are essentially identical. I first came across it as "up and down the river." Maybe the two entries should be merged?
 
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8. Board Game: Mü & More [Average Rating:7.19 Overall Rank:824]
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One of the "More" games, titled "Wimmüln", is an Oh Hell variant (actually, it's a very close relative on Ninety Nine). Like 99, you remove cards from your hand to establish your 'contract' (and so the same double-edged play in that the cards used to make the bid are also cards that are no longer in-play for tricks). Unlike ninety-nine, each card (of the two you play) constitutes a separate 'bid'. You reveal one of your bid cards, and then you play and score points based on whether you made either your exposed bid or your concealed one.
 
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9. Board Game: Was sticht? [Average Rating:6.96 Overall Rank:2012]
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Was Sticht? is a game of accomplishing pre-set goals. Many of the goals are of the "Take exactly N tricks" variety, and failure to take exactly N tricks means a failure to accomplish the requested goal.
 
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10. Board Game: Canyon: Grand Canyon [Average Rating:6.40 Unranked] [Average Rating:6.40 Unranked]
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This is a Canyon expansion.
Very hot and aggressive.ninja
 
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11. Board Game: Bid & Bluff [Average Rating:7.16 Unranked]
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This is the Original version of Canyon.
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12. Board Game: Fette Fünfzehn [Average Rating:6.09 Overall Rank:11381]
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Fat Fifteen!

Included Silver 14 and Fat Golden 15 as Supertrumps.
 
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13. Board Game: Double [Average Rating:5.72 Unranked]
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An unique type of Oh Hell's son.
 
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14. Board Game: Skull King [Average Rating:7.23 Overall Rank:977]
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