Blender Made Easy shows how to model, texture, and animate shuffling cards in Blender.
Quite often, repetitive animation is an easy thing to create in 3D. Take, for example, the process of shuffling cards. You can easily apply the animation process of one card to the others, and in 3D, there are tools to help with this type of animation.
Check out this new tutorial from the Blender Made Easy Channel who shows how you can create, texture, and animate cards shuffling in Blender, using the dope sheet to tweak animation for each card.