How do you play the card game Go Fish?
When you "go fish" you can take any card from the pool. If the player gets the cards they asked for, either from the pool or from Kathy, then the player gets another turn. If the player gets all four suits of the same rank, then they can put the cards face up in front of them.
How do you play Go Fish with pairs?
If the opponent has the card, they must give it to the player who earns a point for making a match. If the opponent does not have the card they say "Go Fish!" The player must then pick a single card from the messed up, face down pile of cards. If they make a pair, they place it down and earn a point.
Do you have to have 7 cards at all times in Go Fish?
If less than 4 people are playing, each player receives 7 cards. If more that 4 people are playing, each player receives 5 cards. The remaining deck is placed face down in the middle of the circle to form the “ocean”.
How do you set up Go Fish?
If the person you ask has no relevant cards, they say, "Go fish." You then draw the top card from the draw pile. If you happen to draw a card of the rank asked for, show it to the other players and your turn continues. Otherwise, it is the next player's turn.
How much cards do you get in Go Fish?
Go Fish rules are simple If there are three or more players, each player is dealt five cards. If there are only two players, deal 7 cards to each. The remaining cards are placed in a pile between all the players.