Troika: The Card Game
iOS Universal Games
If you're from Saskatchewan or want to pretend you are, this is the perfect game for you.
Troika (or three-spot, Joffre, La Plut, Lost Heir, Les Rois among many others), is a trick-taking card game popular in the prairie provinces in Canada. It is played with four players in two partnerships with a 32-card deck.
The free version of the game includes:
• Standard gameplay rules
• Intelligent AI player that knows most of the tricks and sneaky strategies of the game
• Unobtrusive banner ads during gameplay
The full version of the game (unlocked in app with a simple in-app purchase) includes:
• Prototype of NON-IDIOT PARTER!! (yes, there's a new AI in this version)
• Several variations on gameplay including setting the minimum bid, changing the bid-out amount, passing cards, and more.
• Removal of in-app advertising
• Hours and hours of fun
• Bug fixes in UI, High Scores, and several other places
• Continual improvements to Prototype AI