How to Play Gold Fish Card Game: A Quick Guide

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Gold Fish is a fun and easy card game for all ages. Here’s a quick guide to get you started:

  • Players: 2-6
  • Deck: Standard 52-card deck


  1. Deal 5 cards to each player (7 if 2 players).
  2. Place remaining deck face down (draw pile).


  1. Player asks another for a specific card rank (e.g., “Do you have any 3s?”).
  2. If asked player has card, they hand it over; if not, they say “Go Fish!”
  3. Draw a card from the pile if told “Go Fish.”
  4. Form sets of 4 to score points.


  • Game ends when draw pile is empty.
  • Count sets; most sets wins!

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