What's New

Yaniv is back with the biggest and most stable update in its history!
Yaniv 2.0 is a huge update:
- Completely new multiplayer architecture, many improvements under the hood
- Huge improvements to performance and stability of multiplayer games
- Matchmaking is much quicker
- It is now much easier to find and invite friends for a match (with online/offline indication)
- Voting system allows player to play online matches with your favorite game rules
- Match score now indicates how close you are to elimination.
- New "Today" leaderboard.
- Many UI enhancements to fit iOS7 style
- Redesigned Play menu
- Single player Pro bots are more challenging
- Beautiful new Water theme (Pro only)
- Redesigned Statistics screen with new Friends Match statistics (Pro only)
- Redesigned Leaderboards screen
- Redesigned Achievements screen
- Redesigned Settings screen
- Many bug fixes.

2.0.2 Changes:
- iOS7 Crash fix
- Other Bug fixes

App Description

Yaniv is probably the best card game you've never heard of!
It offers quick and challenging fun with uniquely addictive gameplay.
It's very easy to learn, and has a great balance of strategy and luck.
Optimized for single hand use, Yaniv is perfect for quick sessions.
Enjoy online matchmaking matches and climb the leaderboards!

- Reduce your hand’s value at all costs.
- Outsmart your opponents with wits, intuition and pre-planned strategies, .
- Discarding sets of equal ranking cards and sets of consecutive cards of the same suit to effectively lower your hand value.
- When you think you have the lowest hand, call “YANIV!”
- All players reveal their cards
- If your hand's value is the lowest, you win the round and your opponents get their hand value in points (points are bad).
- Be careful, if you call “YANIV” and an opponent has a lower hand you lose and get 30 penalty points on top of your hand value!

- An easy to follow, Step-by-Step tutorial introduces new players to the game.
- Play offline against smart and challenging computer opponents
- Play online with thousands of players around the world.
- Invite your friends and challenge up to 3 players at once.
- Chat with friends and connect with leaderboard support for online matches.
- Earn 40 fun and exciting achievements.
- Today and All-Time leaderboards.
- Access player profiles by tapping on a player's name in an online match.
- Additional difficulty levels, game statistics, and modes are available.
- 3 Difficulty levels (Pro difficulty for Pro users only) & fully customizable game settings.

iPhone Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 08, 2011 New version 1.0.1
  • October 08, 2011 New version 1.1
  • October 11, 2011 New version 1.1.1
  • February 29, 2012 New version 1.1.2
  • April 04, 2012 New version 1.1.3
  • September 12, 2012 New version 1.1.4
  • February 12, 2013 New version 1.1.5
  • February 24, 2013 New version 1.1.6
  • May 07, 2013 New version 1.1.7
  • July 07, 2016 New version 2.0.2