The card game Skat for Linux, Mac OS X, Windows and Android

XSkat is free and open source software.


  • Single- and multiplayer mode.
  • Playing over LAN or IRC.
  • Game lists and logs.
  • Three types of scoring.
  • English or German text.
  • German or French suited cards.
  • Selectable computer playing strength.
  • Pre-definable card distributions.
  • Variations: Ramsch, Bock, Kontra & Re, ...

View a screenshot of the game.

For more information see the XSkat Man Page.


Here you will find the latest version of the XSkat source code.

XSkat binaries are part of several Linux distributions.

It has been ported to OS/2, Mac OS X, Windows

and Android smartphones.


The official Skat Order.

An introduction to Skat for beginners.


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