Rules for Pegs and Jokers, an American game in which playing-cards are used to control the movement of pegs around a special board. Introduction · Basic Game · Advanced Game: Arizona · Notes on Strategy. AKA Jokers and Pegs. Page 1 of 3. RULES OF THE GAME. Object. The object of the game is to be the first player to move his five marbles from start to finish. AKA Jokers and Pegs. Page 1 of 3. RULES OF THE GAME. Object. The object of the game is to be the first player to move his five marbles from start to finish. These number cards should be taken at the face value and move the pegs accordingly. Kirsten Ipsen has been writing since Cards Ace - 1 or 11 spaces or come out Two through Six, Nine, or Ten - spaces matching the value of the card Seven - 7 spaces or can be split two ways forward Eight - 8 spaces back Jack, Queen, King - come out or 10 spaces Have you ever played this game? Joker Marbles is also commonly referred to as "Pegs and Jokers. On reaching its own "in-spot" a peg may take the branch into its safe "home" track. They discard, make their play, then draw a card to replace the one discarded.