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If you're looking for an advanced strategy, the game comes down to basically one question: "Will I get card X before the game ends?" These answer to this is based on two things, first, is the odds of you getting any particular card you want, and second, the likelihood of getting it 'in time'. Getting a card you want is fairly simple, it's the odds it's ...


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1) You want to wait, but you can't wait all that long. Sitting there with half your hand made up of cards that you don't want to play is normally a huge problem in Lost Cities, and you risk giving up a huge amount of tempo to your opponent, in the very small hope of drawing one specific card. Sometimes you just have to quit hoping and start playing - after ...


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I don't think I've ever heard of such card game. To me it's pretty clear that Lost Cities were developed and designed using standard card deck, but I don't suspect it's actually based on some truly similar traditional card game. Maybe the basic idea was to design a 2-player game with simple rules, something a little like Solitaire, but competetive, with ...



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