Project Description

Cuarenta is the Spanish word for the number 40. This refers to the number of points that are required to win the game.Cuarenta is the national card game of Ecuador. It is a fun card matching game played with the standard 52 card Anglo-American playing cards, but all 10s, 9s, and 8s are removed (Ace is low).Players earn points by matching their opponent’s cards, clearing all cards from the table, collecting more than 20 cards at the end of a round, etc.

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Cuarenta is now available on the iTunes App Store!

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Main Menu – Choose to play a Single game or challenge the computer to a “Best of 3” contest.

Choose from 4 Themed Levels. Play Classic or choose one of the Ecuadorian themed levels.

Learn the Definitions, Scoring and Rules of the game.

Go through the Tutorials for a Step-by-Step guide for how to play the game.

Classic Themed Level

Go underwater to the Galapagos!

Chimborazzo Mountain with a peak elevation of 6,268 metres (20,564 ft), is the highest mountain in Ecuador.

The San Rafael Waterfall is the tallest waterfall in Ecuador, with a height of 131 metres (430 ft).