Hearts ∙ 4+
Optime Software LLC
Designed for iPhone
The classic card game Hearts is now available on your iPhone or iPod Touch. With rich graphics and smooth animations, Hearts Free is the premier Hearts app on the app store - and best of all, it's free.
Try to stick your opponents with as many hearts as possible, while simultaneously avoiding hearts yourself. Watch out for the Queen of Spades, she'll ruin your day.
Hearts Free features an outstanding artificial intelligence engine. Three different difficulty levels ensure that you can play against a computer opponent that matches your skill level.
Hearts Free offers many exciting features, including:
* Great graphics and awesome sound effects
* Play to 50, 100, or 150 points
* Option to count Jack of Diamonds as -10 points
* Configurable game speed (slow, medium, or fast)
* Automatic save when you get a phone call or exit the app
If you've been waiting for a killer Hearts game for your iPhone or iPod Touch, this is it. Download Hearts Free today!
• Minor bug fixes
Ratings and Reviews
Have spent many hours enjoying the challenge of this game. I select the most difficult level. I would suggest that it have a “do over” feature that would let you see what would have happened if you had played a different card. Also, some times when trying to “run” the hand It is clear that the last 5-8 cards are all winners, but you still have to make 5-8 more plays before starting the next hand. This a waste of time and I know the computer can easily analyze all the remaining cards and hands and put the number of hearts on each account as if the hand had been played out. It could just state the hand is “conceded” and flash up “deal next hand.” Just my thoughts! Also I play alone a lot and try to get better each time. Sometimes I make a play and wonder what would have happened if I would have made a different play. A do over feature would be helpful and educational.
Hard mode counts cards
I thought that 1 star reviewer reporting card counting was being salty but it HAS to be the case. I never leave reviews but I came back to see if anyone else noticed the cheating and I’m not the only one! I’ve played dozens of times and I can win maybe one out of 20 games? You can dismiss this review and just assume that I’m a bad player lol but I don’t think I am, I love playing hearts with friends and spades and am an avid strategic board gamer. The hands that are played by the AI have to be based on what’s in your hand - there’s no way for a player or AI to be “lucky” that often where they know exactly what to play and exactly when, unless it’s counting cards and all 3 AI know what’s in your hand (working together, which of course it will - its all the same AI). Im all for challenging, and this is essentially a game
of awareness of what cards are out there, but the AI shouldn’t know “who” has which cards and it essentially does - so it can set you whenever it wants. That doesn’t make the game is hard, just unfair. Perhaps it should just be unfair mode (other games have that mode lol). It should be making educated guesses based of unknown variables per player/AI, not as a collective team that knows your hand.
As a positive, the UI of the game is pretty good. I just wish I could get my $1.99 back.
Use to think this was the best Hearts of all
I loved this hearts game, but lately the ads have become so aggressive and long I’m changing to another brand. If I use this on my cell phone, ads come on as soon as I click on the app and do not cut off as quickly as they use to. Even between games it’s happening WAY LONGER than before. The worst is that sometime I cannot get the opening ads off AT ALL: I have to get out of the app, and then when I go back a day or so later the SAME app is frozen on the screen. Today I’m thinking it’s going to be frozen there forever. Also, when one selects for no sound, some adds come blaring music etc., not great if you’re in bed and your partner is sleeping: ‘no sound’ should also mean no sound from ads too.
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- 117.9 MB
- Requires iOS 11.0 or later.
- iPod touch
- Requires iOS 11.0 or later.
- Requires macOS 11.0 or later and a Mac with Apple M1 chip or later.
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