Expert Hearts is won by avoiding winning tricks in any heart and by saying adios to the Black Lady (Queen of Spades) if you encounter her. This is because Expert Hearts, like other level of Hearts games, is won by having the smallest point tally at the end of the Hearts game. The Queen of Spades will add 13 points to your score and any heart card will add one point each. There is however, an exception to this rule. If you win ALL 13 hearts in the deck AND the Black Lady then you would have succeeded in "shooting the moon". So instead of losing all 26 points that the hearts and Queen of spades total, your score will actually revert to zero! The other players in the Hearts game will score your 26 points. "SLAM!" you just shot the moon!. Hearts strategies are key to beating players in Expert Hearts. One of the most helpful strategies that players can employ is counting cards. There are a few ways to could cards, one of them is to keep track of how many time a suit has gone around. This is the simplest way to count cards because you are only keeping a mental count of the number of tricks of a complete suit, not of the number of . Classic Hearts is a popular card game. It is stlyled in classic American motives. Show more.