Best Card Game Games on Steam

Steam currently has 2,537 Card Game games available to download and play. Explore our list of the best picks ranked by Player Score. Our Player Score rankings are calculated directly from reviews left on the Steam store and will be updated in real-time as more players leave their feedback. Card Game game rankings were last updated on 5/16/2024.

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1. Slay the Spire

We fused card games and roguelikes together to make the best single player deckbuilder we could. Craft a unique deck, encounter bizarre creatures, discover relics of immense power, and Slay the Spire!

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Slay the Spire holds the #1 spot for "best Card Game game on Steam" with a Player Score of 97. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 156,306 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 152,951 positive reviews and 3,355 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $8.49 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $8.49
Release Date 1/23/2019
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Steam App Id 646570

2. Neon White

Neon White is a single-player speedrunning FPS where you can sacrifice your guns for godlike parkour moves.

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Neon White has achieved a Player Score of 96, placing it in the #2 spot for the best Card Game games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 14,778 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 14,522 positive reviews and 256 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $14.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $14.99
Release Date 6/16/2022
Franchise Annapurna Interactive
Developer Angel Matrix
Publisher Annapurna Interactive
Steam App Id 1533420

3. Inscryption

Inscryption is an inky black card-based odyssey that blends the deckbuilding roguelike, escape-room style puzzles, and psychological horror into a blood-laced smoothie. Darker still are the secrets inscrybed upon the cards...

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Inscryption has achieved a Player Score of 96, placing it in the #3 spot for the best Card Game games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 112,278 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 108,882 positive reviews and 3,396 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $19.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Inscryption on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $19.99
Release Date 10/19/2021
Franchise Daniel Mullins Games
Developer Daniel Mullins Games
Publisher Devolver Digital
Steam App Id 1092790

4. Balatro

The poker roguelike. Balatro is a hypnotically satisfying deckbuilder where you play illegal poker hands, discover game-changing jokers, and trigger adrenaline-pumping, outrageous combos.

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Balatro has achieved a Player Score of 95, placing it in the #4 spot for the best Card Game games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 38,689 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 37,642 positive reviews and 1,047 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $14.99 to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Mac systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $14.99
Release Date 2/20/2024
Franchise Playstack
Developer LocalThunk
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Steam App Id 2379780

5. Tabletop Simulator

Tabletop Simulator is the only simulator where you can let your aggression out by flipping the table! There are no rules to follow: just you, a physics sandbox, and your friends. Make your own online board games or play the thousands of community created mods. Unlimited gaming possibilities!

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Tabletop Simulator has achieved a Player Score of 95, placing it in the #5 spot for the best Card Game games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 61,959 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 59,591 positive reviews and 2,368 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $9.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows, Mac, and Linux systems. At the moment, it is not possible to play or run Tabletop Simulator on the Steam Deck.

Steam Price $9.99
Release Date 6/5/2015
Developer Berserk Games
Publisher Berserk Games
Steam App Id 286160

6. Stacklands

Stacklands is a village builder where you stack cards to collect food, build structures, and fight creatures. 🃏 For example, dragging a Villager card on top of a Berry Bush card will spawn Berry cards which the villagers can eat to survive. 🃏 Play your cards right and expand your village!

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Stacklands has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #6 spot for the best Card Game games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 23,274 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 22,478 positive reviews and 796 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $7.99 to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Mac systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $7.99
Release Date 4/8/2022
Franchise sokpop
Developer Sokpop Collective
Publisher Sokpop Collective
Steam App Id 1948280

7. Monster Train

Monster Train is a strategic roguelike deck building game with a twist. Set on a train to hell, you’ll use tactical decision making to defend multiple vertical battlegrounds. With real time competitive multiplayer and endless replayability, Monster Train is always on time.

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Monster Train has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #7 spot for the best Card Game games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 19,851 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 19,086 positive reviews and 765 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $4.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Monster Train on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $4.99
Release Date 5/21/2020
Franchise Good Shepherd Entertainment
Developer Shiny Shoe
Publisher Good Shepherd Entertainment
Steam App Id 1102190

8. Downfall - A Slay the Spire Fan Expansion

A FREE complete expansion for Slay the Spire, made by the modding community. Features one brand new normal character, plus a new game mode with SEVEN fully complete new characters starring in a twisted campaign, and so much more.

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Downfall - A Slay the Spire Fan Expansion has achieved a Player Score of 94, placing it in the #8 spot for the best Card Game games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 3,411 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 3,331 positive reviews and 80 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is completely free to play and can be played and ran on both Windows and Linux systems. At the moment, it is possible to play Downfall - A Slay the Spire Fan Expansion on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Release Date 3/25/2022
Developer Table 9 Studio
Publisher Table 9 Studio
Steam App Id 1865780

9. Against the Storm

A dark fantasy city builder where you must rebuild civilization in the face of apocalyptic rains. As the Queen’s Viceroy, lead humans, beavers, lizards, foxes, and harpies to reclaim the wilderness and secure a future for civilization's last survivors.

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Against the Storm has achieved a Player Score of 93, placing it in the #9 spot for the best Card Game games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 24,437 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 23,273 positive reviews and 1,164 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $29.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. Valve has also verified it as playable on the Steam Deck and will run well.

Steam Price $29.99
Release Date 12/8/2023
Franchise Hooded Horse
Developer Eremite Games
Publisher Hooded Horse
Steam App Id 1336490

10. ROUNDS

Rounds is a 1v1 rogue-lite shooter where each round gets more intense. The losing player of each round unlocks clever upgrades to create a better build to counter their opponent.

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ROUNDS has achieved a Player Score of 93, placing it in the #10 spot for the best Card Game games. Its score was calculated by analyzing a total of 28,170 reviews on Steam. This breaks down to a total of 26,789 positive reviews and 1,381 negative reviews — making it "Overwhelmingly Positive" on Steam.

It is priced at $2.99 to play and can be played and ran on Windows systems. At the moment, it is possible to play ROUNDS on the Steam Deck (though some functionality may be limited).

Steam Price $2.99
Release Date 4/1/2021
Franchise Landfall Games
Developer Landfall
Publisher Landfall
Steam App Id 1557740

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97
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96
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10/19/2021
96
$19.99
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95
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95
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4/8/2022
94
$7.99
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5/21/2020
94
$4.99
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Downfall - A Slay the Spire Fan Expansion steam charts
309
3/25/2022
94
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Against the Storm steam charts
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12/8/2023
93
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4/1/2021
93
$2.99
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10/7/2019
93
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8/25/2022
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11/8/2023
92
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6/27/2023
92
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6/1/2021
92
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Wingspan steam charts
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9/17/2020
91
$19.99
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115
9/16/2022
91
$24.99
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Loop Hero steam charts
450
3/4/2021
91
$14.99
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Library Of Ruina steam charts
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8/10/2021
91
$29.99
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The Zachtronics Solitaire Collection steam charts
60
9/6/2022
91
$9.99
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  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 27). Neon White on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 24). Inscryption on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 26). Balatro on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, March 16). Tabletop Simulator on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 27). Stacklands on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 23). Monster Train on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, March 16). Downfall - A Slay the Spire Fan Expansion on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 23). Against the Storm on Steam. Steam Store.
  • Valve Corporation. (2024, May 23). ROUNDS on Steam. Steam Store.

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