Special K Software
7 Smith StBrunswick West, 3055Australiagmckay@specialksoftware.comwww.specialksoftware.com
24th June 2011
For Immediate Release
All those who enjoy playing card games on their computer will enjoy this.Special K Software
has just released a new card game,
Skat from Special K
, to add to their suite of card game software. This extensive range has been progressively enhanced over many years,and the latest game release is a further advance. Skat, the latest release, is the national game of Germany, although often played in sections of America. At this stage only the Windows operatingsystem is supported, but later plans will introduce other versions. You play against the computer,which plays all your opponents. You can choose your style of play, as well as customizing for thelocal rules popular in Germany and the US.It features French / English cards, as well as the different ancient and modern German cards.It supports both English and German languages. It has animation, supports all sound cards, and allfeatures can be customized as never before.This is in addition to the known other key games in the range:
500 Card Game
to play Australia’s national game of 500, also popular in the USA, Canada, and New Zealand. The US Playing Card Co invented 500 in 1904 as a variant of Euchre.
Bridge Card Game From Special K
plays the most widely played game in the world, Bridge.This game plays both ACOL and American Standard, with many selectable conventions.
Canasta Card Game From Special K
- the word Canasta is Spanish for ‘Basket’ and the cardgame evolved in Uruguay and Argentina in the mid 1940's. This derivative of Rummy became themost popular card game in America from 1948 and in Britain in the years 1950 to 1952.
Euchre Card Game From Special K
- Euchre is derived from the game ‘Juker’, played in Alsace.It reached the USA in the early 1800's, and in the 1850's it became the first game to use a Joker.
Rummy Card Game From Special K
contains 11 separate Rummy games, including 500Rummy, Gin Rummy, Michigan Rummy, Boathouse Rummy, and Kaluki.