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A variant played in the Philippines, is called ungguy-ungguyan. The game is played as old maid except Template:Em card can be removed at the start of the game. That card is revealed at the end of the game and the person left with its "partner" (the odd card) loses and is called unggoy (Tagalog for 'monkey'). A similar variant exists in Indonesia by the name of kartu setan which literally translates to 'ghost card'; and in Japan by the name of jiji-nuki (ジジ抜き, 'old man').