A basic card game for 2 people. Each player places a card into play, whichever card is ranks higher, wins. A tie results in a "war" where each player places a 2nd card into play with the same rule. The home variant of the game begins with players splitting 1 or more decks evenly and each winner taking the losing player's card(s). A casino variet of the game, called Casino War pits the player against the house. When a tie occurs in the casino game the player may surrender, losing half their bet or go to "War" by doubling their bet before a second card is played against the dealer.
A card game for 2 people. A gambling version, named Casino War is available at many casinos.