Playing Cards Hungary


Hungary is a landlocked country in Central Europe. It is bordered by Austria, Slovakia, Ukraine, Romania, Serbia, Croatia and Slovenia. Hungary is a member of the United Nations, the European Union, NATO and the Visegrád Group, a cultural and political alliance of four Central European countries: the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, and Slovakia. Hungary has a population of nearly 10 million and Budapest is the country's capital and largest city; other major urban areas include Debrecen, Szeged, Miskolc, Pécs and Győr.

Magyar Kártya - Magyarország kártyajáték

In Hungary playing cards are called kártyák. The traditional Hungarian playing cards are highly popular throughout the whole of Hungary and are derived from German playing cards. Hungarian cards are the same playing card decks as used in Austria, Croatia, Czechia, Germany, Romania, Slovakia, and Slovenia and is only called the Hungarian card or Magyar Kártya by card players in Hungary. These 32-card German-suited playing cards with picture cards based on the legend of William Tell are painted bij the card painter József Schneider. Another name for Magyar Kártya is the Tell Card, which has been named in four ways (Double German, Helvet German, Doppeldeutsche, Four Seasons). In the English language literature, it is called the Tell or Seasons Pattern among card historians.

Hungarian Card Games
With the Hungarian pattern playing cards you can play a lot of traditional Hungarian card games. But for some international card games like Bridge, Canasta, and Rummy in Hungary the French-suited playing cards ♣ with 52-cards are used. Ulti is by far the most popular card game in Hungary, but also very popular among card players in Hungary are these card games: 21, Bridge, Canasta, Makaó, Poker, Rummy and Snapszli, and Solitaire.

Playing Cards Hungary
The number 1 playing card brand in Hungary is Piatnik but other brands such as Bicycle, Cartamundi, COPAG, KEM, and Modiano are also widely used by Hungarian card enthusiasts for various card games across Hungary.

Cartamundi Hungary Krt.
Cartamundi the world's largest manufacturer of playing cards also has a sales office in Hungary. The office of Cartamundi Hungary Krt. is located in Budapest and is a subsidiary of Cartamundi Headquarters in Belgium. The Hungarian office of Cartamundi handles orders related to playing cards and card games in this beautiful region of Europe.

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