Tien Len is a well-known game among Vietnamese card games. The rules of Tien Len are simple and that is also an important factor that makes Tien Tien more popular throughout all regions of the country. Let’s learn how to play Tien Len online through the article shared by W88 experts below.
What is Tien Len card game?
Tien Len card game includes Tien Len of the south and Tien Len of the north; however, Tien Len of the south is the game that is more known and played more. The purpose of this game is that players will play all their cards before their opponent, whoever plays all cards first wins.
The rules of this game are very simple, but there are many ways to play cards and the gameplay is also tricky and unpredictable, so it is difficult for new players to win. This is also the attraction that only Tien Len card games have.
- Tien Len uses a standard 52-card deck, each card consists of 2 parts including number and suit.
- Regarding the Numbers section, the magnitude of the cards are cards arranged in the order of 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, J, Q, K, A, 2. The smallest is 3 and the largest is 2.
- Regarding the Suit, the Magnitude is arranged as follows: Spade ♠ < Club ♣ < Diamond ♦ < Heart ♥.
Some terms in the Tien Len card game
Pair: A set of two cards of the same number. Example: double 5.
Sam Co: A set of three cards with the same number. Example: triple of 7
Chain: A set of 3 or more cards in a row, regardless of suit. For example: 3♥ 4♠ 5♥; 6♠ 7♥ 8♦,… However, there is no sequence: K, Ace,2 or Ace,2,3 or 2,3,4
Odd Cards: Odd cards, which cannot be paired, cannot be made into Sam Co or form Chains. Example: 9♠
Doi Thong: Three or more pairs in consecutive order. Example: 4♦ 4♥ 5♦ 5♥ 6♠ 6♥
Four Quarters (or Tu Quy): A set of 4 cards of the same number can block a pair of 2. Example 6♥ 6♦ 6♣ 6♠
Rot (Thui): When one player wins the game, the player left with a 2, Tu Quy or Double Thong card is called Rot.
Frozen: The player from the beginning to the end of the game does not play any cards.
How to play Tien Len online at W88 casino
To start the thirteen card game requires a minimum of 2 players, a maximum of 4. At the beginning of the game, each player is dealt 13 cards.
Starting a Tien Len card game (Thirteen card game)
Each game of Tien Len is conducted according to each player’s turn, in a counter-clockwise direction. In the first game, the right to play first is the owner of the 3 Spade card.
From the next game onwards, the first person in the previous game will have the right to play before the next game.
During a Tien Len card game
The first person to make the first hand, this person is allowed to make an arbitrary combination. In turn, counter-clockwise, the other players have the right to block the person to their left.
The last player’s hand must have the same combination and be greater than the previous hand to be considered effective blocking.
When no player can block the card just played, the turn is over, the last player can continue to play an arbitrary card to start a new turn.
If the player who played that last card has run out of cards (first place) and none of the remaining 3 players can block this turn, the person closest to their right can play any card.
Ending a Tien Len card game online
As mentioned in the game’s purpose, although the object of the game is to get all the cards out of the hand, that is, the game ends when all players have played all the cards in their hand. But in fact, the game Tien Len online also has a number of other winning rules.
- Win immediately after dealing (no need to play), when the player has a special set of pieces, such as four number 2 cards.
- Of the 13 cards dealt, if you have 6 pairs then you also win.
- If you have a 3 to Ace in a row, you also win.
So in this article you have learned how to play Tien Len online or call how to play Thirteen card games at the prestigious W88 bookies. Tien Len rules are not difficult, but there are very good card combinations that you need to know to handle the situation. Start playing today from our online casino to gain experience.