# What happens when you call false rummy?

## What happens when you call false rummy?

Calling Rummy Some only allow "Rummy" to be called if the most recent discard can be laid off on a meld on the table. In this case the caller takes the card and lays it off, scoring for it, and then the game continues with the person whose turn it was to play.

Can you call Rummy when it’s your turn?

If it is your turn and you have 7 and 8 in your hand, you draw 6 from stock but there is already a 5 buried in the pile. If you meld your 6 -7 -8 in this turn, then anyone can call "Rummy!", take the 5 from the pile (and all cards above it) and add it to your meld.

### When can you lay down in Rummy?

Going out. When a player gets rid of all of their cards, they win the game. If all of their remaining cards are matched, the player may lay them down without discarding on their last turn. This ends the game and there is no further play.

When you call Rummy do you pick up all the cards?

Question: Rummy Rules Rummy is called by a player and is allowed to pick out each of the three 8s, leaving all other cards in between in the discard pile.