gskat by kongo2002

A Gtk implementation of the popular german card game "Skat"
gskat allows you to play Skat against two computer controlled players. Since the game is currently in beta state you cannot expect too much AI from the computer opponents. Nevertheless they strictly follow the game rules, do not cheat and act on some major game playing principles.




The release packages are shipped with all needed resources like card images and icons whereas the development archives contain the version-controlled source code only.


The latest release is of version 0.0.2 and can be downloaded from github:


There are different source versions of gskat to download. Either choose one of the tagged versions or the latest development snapshot from github: In order to successfully build gskat with the development tarballs you need to download a separate data file archive containing the card images and icons:



You can contribute to gskat in several ways:

Moreover you can clone the project with git by running:

$ git clone git://


gskat is licensed under the terms of the GNU General Public License Version 3 or later.