New game mode: Pairs tournaments

Many of you asked for it… Well, your wish is granted: you can now play pairs tournaments on Funbridge! This new multiplayer game mode allows you to invite a human partner or our artificial intelligence “Argine” to face other pairs and fight for victory. All you need to play is a Funbridge Premium subscription or enough deals on your Funbridge account. How to play a pairs tournament? Select the game…

New game options available!

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We are committed to doing everything we can to meet your expectations in terms of user-friendliness and accessibility. New game options are now available on Funbridge, on computers only (coming soon on smartphone and tablet): Cards with big symbols With this new deck, the suit and value of the cards are larger. To try it out, open Funbridge from a computer then go to “Settings ⚙️” > “Game table, display and ergonomics”, then…

Free bridge magazine! Discover Bridgerama+

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Bridge reference magazines Bridgerama and BeBRIDGE are merging to become BRIDGERAMA+! Read articles written by the authors behind the success of Bridgerama (Michel Bessis, Philippe Cronier, Norbert Lébely…) as well as new columns by Mark Horton, Larry Cohen, Marc Smith et Andrew Robson among others. BRIDGERAMA+ On any device 12 issues per year (1 more than Bridgerama) 28 pages per issue (8 more than Bridgerama)

Let’s bid partner! By Nicolas Lhuissier

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After a minor-suit transfer. Holding a long minor opposite a 1NT opening, responder uses a transfer in order to let the strong hand become declarer. But once opener has executed the transfer, he must further specify his hand. In particular, he shows his singleton at the three-level in order to see if it’s indicated to play either Three No-trump or game (or even slam!) in the minor. That way, opener will sometimes…

4 tips to help make your life easier!

Funbridge for web browsers

After looking at the improvements recently brought to Funbridge for web browsers to play from a desktop, today we are sharing some tips to save time and enhance your user experience! Open Funbridge in 1 click To open Funbridge in one click, you can create an internet shortcut on your desktop. Follow this link for instructions. Add Funbridge to your favourites If you prefer having a link to Funbridge at…

Big news on Funbridge! New partner federation

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Funbridge and the Dutch Bridge Federation (NBB) are now partners! Therefore we are looking forward to welcoming many impressive Dutch players on Funbridge soon. Thank you for giving them a warm welcome 🤗. More info soon about NBB tournaments on Funbridge, stay tuned! This is a historic partnership for Funbridge since the Nederlandse Bridge Bond is one of the largest bridge federations in the world in terms of membership.The NBB becomes our 18th…

You asked for it, we did it! Funbridge for web browsers is changing

Funbridge for web browsers

As announced on 26 August, the downloadable versions for computers will finally stop working on 5 October. The deadline has been postponed by one month. We have used this time to bring improvements to the version of Funbridge for web browsers based on players’ comments to offer you optimal playing conditions on computers. You asked for it, we did it! “Texts are too difficult to read, characters are too small…

The Mysterious Hand: reconstruct a bridge hand

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To bid well in bridge, you must: 1. Know how to describe your own hand. 2. Know how to decode. 3. Know how to draw conclusions. The purpose of this exercise is to train you in number 2 “Know how to decode”. You have to reconstruct a hand with the exact distribution and all the honors from Ace to Jack. For that, you have various clues at your disposal that come from the bidding or play of the…

1 free tournament to celebrate the new bridge season!

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As you may already know, federation tournaments available on Funbridge allow you to earn points and appear in NBOs’ official rankings. The new bridge season is starting! Now is the perfect time to compare your bridge level with other players and make an impressive entry into 2021-2022 official rankings! 1 federation tournament reimbursed! Let’s celebrate the new bridge season: play a federation tournament in September, get a refund in October! Example: IN SEPTEMBER You spend 42 Diamonds to play an English Bridge Union…