Rummy Variations

How to Play Points Rummy Game?

Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn Tumblr

Points rummy is one of the simplest form of rummy. In this game, players are required to play for points that have a pre-decided money value. Here’s how to play points rummy game.

  1. Each game in points rummy lasts for just 1 deal.
  2. All the points have a pre-determined value.
  3. Each player in the game brings a minimum of 80x point value.
  4. The game is forming valid groups in the form of sequences and sets.
  5. There are 13 cards that need to be arranged in pure sequence, sequence and sets.
  6. A pure sequence is a group of cards of the same suit of different value but in a sequence. In a pure sequence, you can’t use a Joker to form a group.
  7. The player can form impure sequence and for this he can use a Joker.
  8. The remaining two groups can be sets.
  9. In case a player drops the game, he loses 10 points in the first drop; 30 points in the middle drop; 80 point maximum in the full count.
  10. The person who makes a valid declaration first is the winner.
  11. The winner gets Reward Amount = Total Points of all Losing Players X Points Value – Rake.

Practice doing quick points rummy calculations before playing the rummy game for cash. It will help you make quick decisions effectively.

How to Play Points Rummy Game?
4.5 (90%) 2 votes

Thinking about games, understanding the rules and playing for pure fun is what makes rummy so much entertaining. Enter this world of rummy loaded with tips, tricks, FAQs and everything that can make you a rummy champ in no time.


  1. I usually loses 80 points when I drop the game now I come to know the exact reason why this happen to me. After reading Points rummy rules now I can take better decisions and I will drop the game in starting if don’t get the good hands so minimize the points.

  2. Points rummy is my favorite game. The rules mentioned by use are very descriptive nicely written thanks.