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Have you ever wondered what the odds for getting 13 spades in a hand are? We’ve outlined the real science of spades and all the numbers you’ll need to win!
Bidding in spades is the most important skill for every player. You have to understand the values of cards and how to bluff for a successful team bid.
Poker and Blackjack are two games very much unlike Spades. In the former, statistics are all that really matter. Statistics, and bluffing. It is statistics meets game theory.
Before concerning yourself with which type of Spades to play, it helps to know how to play the game in general. The rules are fairly simple despite allowing for some very complex gameplay. The entire deck is dealt to four people whether in pairs or playing solo. The goal of the game is the opposite of hearts with Spades as a trump card—you want as many tricks as possible. And you bid on how many tricks you will take before you look at your hand.