Belote variants around the world

Belote, that social and strategic card game which is largely prevalent in France, also has players from all over the world. And so many variants… Even if the rules of the game, the counting of points and the name can change depending on the player and/or the country you are playing in, everyone speaks the same language: that of belote!

How to play belote contrée ?

Belote contrée is one of the many variants of the famous card game of classic belote. It is played using the same rules but comes with certain specific aspects such as, for example, the “double” and “redouble” bids (French: contre and surcontre, from which it takes its name). Discover the specifics for playing belote contrée point by point in this article and then go to our FunBelote app to play a game online!

The Queen of Clubs: history and place in belote

The Queen of Clubs: card games and belote culture You already met “Lancelot”, Jack of Clubs and AI of our online belote app. Now let us introduce the mysterious Queen of Clubs “Argine” and talk about the origins and meaning of playing cards.

Tips from the FunBelote ambassadors: Alexandre and belote contrée

At the heart of our FunBelote app, we have real players who are passionate about belote and coinche! Meet Alexandre, who has been a belote player for many years and is an active member of the FunBelote community. For this reason, it seemed clear to us that he should become an ambassador for FunBelote by sharing his tips and tricks with you. We made the most of this by asking him some questions about his favorite card game: belote contrée…

Blue Monday: play belote with the FunBelote app

Everyone has experienced the Monday blues, even giving rise to one date every year dubbed “Blue Monday”… The first day of the week often comes with a feeling of nostalgia for the weekend. At FunBelote, we’re not ones to mope. As enthusiastic players of belote, we spend our chips on our favorite card game in order to stay cheerful. Monday is therefore the perfect day to devote to belote! To convince you, we hereby present our trump card: a mobile app for playing online belote!

History of coinche belote: the origins of the card game

From belote to coinche, the legendary story of coinche belote Every day, the FunBelote app will suggest that you play a coinche belote tournament online. Do you know this card game? After classic belote, the game of coinche belote is the most-played variant by players all over the world! Short recap on its origins and reasons for its success…

How to become a pro in belote?

You find card games and their rules complicated? Easier than bridge or poker, belote is a family and entertaining game! This is a hobby shared by players from all around the world. All agree that they really enjoy playing belote. Our article will give you all the information you need to make up your mind. And after that? Why not try a thrilling game of belote?

How to count points in belote?

FunBelote is preparing for sparkling Christmas celebrations and will be running the first online contest of coinche belote! “Icing on the Yule log”: no entry fee and many prizes to be won! Who is to say that Santa Claus doesn’t exist?