Canasta by MeggieSoft Games 2008

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2.32 MB

Publisher Description

MeggieSoft Games Canasta is a comprehensive two-player implementation supporting both the Classic and Modern American rules. Play against an online opponent or against your computer. Canasta has a rich user interface and many customizable graphic, sound (including MIDI music and speech output), rule and scoring options. Six different computer opponent skill levels are available for when you are unable to get online, or just want to practice privately.

Canasta is played with a 108-card deck (two standard packs, plus four Jokers). The game involves taking, melding, and discarding cards with the object of scoring more points than your opponent. When taking cards, one may either take new cards from the stock, or pick up the discard pile - provided that the top card can be melded immediately. Melded cards score points, and melds of seven cards (Canastas) also score bonus points. Each round ends when one player has no more cards in hand or the stock is empty. The first player to 5000 points wins the game.

The user interface, common to all MeggieSoft Games, supports both point-and-click and drag-and-drop mouse operations. Features include: realistic animated card movement; right-click pop-up menus; a hint facility; a tutorial; automatic play; automatic save and restore of partly finished games; multiple-user scoreboards; a clean and uncluttered main window; status-bar shortcut buttons; and fully customizable main display font and wallpaper effects for the table and playing mat, and the card backs.

Canasta by MeggieSoft Games is a free trial software application from the Card Games subcategory, part of the Games & Entertainment category. The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2007-10-19. The program can be installed on Win95, Win98, WinME, WinNT 4.x, WinXP, Windows2000.

Canasta by MeggieSoft Games (version 2008) has a file size of 2.32 MB and is available for download from our website. Just click the green Download button above to start. Until now the program was downloaded 99 times. We already checked that the download link to be safe, however for your own protection we recommend that you scan the downloaded software with your antivirus.

Program Details


Publisher MeggieSoft Games
Released Date 2007-10-19
Languages English


Category Games & Entertainment
Subcategory Card Games

System requirements

Operating systems windows

Download information

File size 2.32 MB
Total downloads 99


License model Free Trial
Price $24.00

Version History

Here you can find the changelog of Canasta by MeggieSoft Games since it was posted on our website on 2015-04-25. The latest version is 2008 and it was updated on on 2018-01-21. See below the changes in each version:

version 2008

posted on 2007-10-19


version 2007.1

posted on 2007-03-02


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Release Date: 2007-10-19
Publisher: MeggieSoft Games
Operating System: windows
Type: Free Trial