52 cards total
A 52-card deck is used (excluding Jokers)
17 pocket cards
13 of 17 cards must be laid out into 3 boxes. The remaining 4 cards must be discarded
Max. 3 players
Maximal number of players - 3
On the table are missing:
5 cards are dealt and players must lay out all 5 cards into three boxes.
2nd - 5th streets
Players receive 3 cards face down and lay two of them out into the boxes. Two cards are opened after discarding the rest.
|Three of a kind||2|
|Four of a kind||20|
|Four of a kind||10|
Match finishes if all players except one lose their entire chips.
The match increases by one hand if one of player achieves Fantasy combination.
The player in Fantasy mode is at last dealt 14 undisclosed cards at once
Players can repeat Fantasy only once in a row on Classic and Progressive classic tables.
On Unlimited and Progressive Unlimited tables “Fantasy” repetition is not limited.
Every table has its own cost of one point
Scores are summed up at the end of a match
Players are paid out after a pairwise comparison
The player to the left of the dealer pays to other players first
A player can lose all his chips to one player and can’t pay another
Chinese pineapple glossary:
Buy-in — the amount of real money a player must pay to participate in the game on Chinese poker tables. The amount of buy-in equals to Cap.
Cap – the limit on loss in a match. If at the beginning of a match a player has more money then Cap, the player can lose only the amount equaling to Cap.
Point score — the cost of one point.