Points rummy is one of the fastest forms of the online rummy variant. In points rummy, there is no target points. The winning and losing are decided in one particular game and the points/Rupee value are pre-decided. Points rummy builds excitement to the peak and extraordinary rummy skills are put forward by the players to win the game. These unique features of points rummy has made it popular over the other rummy games.
In less time, you want to win big?
Points rummy is an ideal choice to win more in less time. It is quick to play, as there are no target points to win the game. The player who declares a show fast and first, in a particular game is termed as a winner. He/she is entitled to get the total cash as a winning prize.
a. You can start the game immediately, as players are readily waiting on the table.
b. At times if there are no players in the table, then you have to wait for your opponents to join.
c. There are already 6 players and the table is full having no place for new entrants. In such cases, you have to wait till the game is over and check for player takes an exit, to join or have to find other tables which have price variation.
Note: To declare a show, the player must have one pure sequence made without using printed /wild joker. The player is given 25 seconds and extra 10 seconds grace timer to display their sets and sequence. If all sets and sequences are favouring as per game rule, then the player is declared as the final winner of the game.
In the case of the wrong show, only that particular player’s cards will be displayed on the table. On identifying as the wrong show, the players score become 80 Points and he/she will remain out of the game. The game continues with other players and the final winner will get total winning amount including the wrong show player’s points i.e. 80 (highest score limit).
If any player delays in discarding the cards during the on-going game in the given time-limit. After 3 consecutive rounds, the player is still not available to discard the cards than a middle drop score i.e. 40 points is added to the player.
Winnings = (Sum of points of all opponents) X (Rupee value of the point) – Mister Rummy Fees.
e.g. If you happen to choose the table with 4 players and rupee value of the point is Rs.2.
In the group of A, B, C, D. The player B has declared the show. The other three player’s points are calculated according to the cards in hand, on removing the pure sequences, sets, and wild /printed joker.
A has 30 points, B Winner with 0 Points, C has 50 points, D has 20 points
Rupee value = 2
Winning amount = 100 (Sum of points of all opponents) X 2 (Rupee value of the point) – Mister Rummy fee
Know your cards, points calculation and game rules of Points Rummy?
It is every essential for the online pool rummy players to understand the rules of the game before taking up live challenges.
Cards & their value: Points rummy is an exciting variation of 13-card rummy. Up to 2 to 6 players can play online rummy points game with two decks of cards. Two decks of cards consists of 52 cards + 2 printed Jokers.
Standard Cards value calculation method is followed for both (101 & 201) variants:
The remaining cards (2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10) are scored according to their face/numeric value. example- 9 of spades = 9 points; 2 of hearts= 2 points.
Joker or wild Joker – value becomes zero. For more details, follow the link: How to Play
First step for points calculation -
When a player declares a show his/her points are noted as zero. The other player's points are calculated according to the cards in their hand by removing the original life / pure sequence, followed by any completed sets, joker and wild joker, as their value is zero. The remaining odd cards points are counted for the final score.
There are 2 to 6 players playing online rummy points rummy game, if one player with his negligence gives a wrong show, then his score will be automatically 80 points and the table continues for the other players.
Wrong show = 80 points
Drop without picking a card from the open deck, then its counted as 20 Points
First Drop = 10 points
Drop-in middle of the game, then its counted as 40 Points
Middle Drop = 40 points
Every player has to dedicate time to get the best results. In case of emergency or on sudden work, the player has an option to auto drop the game by clicking on the auto drop button (add symbol). The player can click on the back button (add symbol) to join the game. Their points are taken as first drop points i.e. 10 and once the player is back the regular points counting format is followed.
Note: Auto Drop points will remain 10 points, only if the player clicks the button before picking any card from the deck. If he/she has played a few rounds and clicks auto drop than it will be considered as Middle drop points i.e. 40 Points.
Quick Tips for points rummy