ShanghaiSC

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ShanghaiSC
ShanghaiSCMain.png
Shanghai game in progress
General Information
Current Version5.0
RequiredUniversal iOS5

This is not a Shanghai Rummy (Contract Rummy) game. Shanghai Scorecard is a simple application that lets you keep track of your game scores without paper. Always know who the next dealer is, what the contract is, and who is winning. There is also the free Ad supported version

Using the application

Menu

Shown in the top left corner, this button opens the side menu.

Current Game: Shows the current game

Saved Games: Brings up a list of your current game and all your saved games. Selecting a saved game will make it the current game and thus playable. Saving this newly edited game will not overwrite any other saved games. Swiping on a saved game will allow you to delete it.

If any hands have been played on the current game you will be presented the option to save the game, not save the game, or cancel the selection.

Options: Shows the games options, see below.

Quit Game: Quits the current game and starts a new game.

If any hands have been played on the current game you will be presented the option to save the game, not save the game, or cancel the selection.

Sharing

Allows you to share a screen capture of your scorecard.

Links

Various links to SykoSoft.Net's web pages.

Starting

When the Scorecard starts you will be asked for the number of players: 2, 3, 4, 5, or 6 and then who the first dealer is: Player 1, Player 2, Player 3, etc. The names can be changed on the options screen.

Scoring

After each hand, tap the Score button to select the number of points each player received. Scoring starts to the left of the dealer and proceeds clockwise.

Swipe on the last hand to undo.

Options

Hands: Lets you specify the number of hands you play and the contracts that have to be met. The defaults are formatted in the form of "1S3 2R4" meaning 1 Set of 3 and 2 Run of 4.