can be played between 2 and 12 players, depending on the type of game.
Seven players are more common.
There are three basic categories, based on online poker games and
* Draw Poker - there are two issues to solve: first, providing a complete
hand, face down to each player at the start of the game; Second, there is
one or several rounds of correspondence (draw) of each hand of cards from
the deck. Here is a round and interventions after the initial
distribution, with each round of letters change. Variant of poker best
known in this category is Five Card Draw Poker.
* Stud Poker - distribution of letters preliminary round begins with the
characters mouth below and above an incomplete hand. A good example is the
variation of 7 card stud poker. Hands are performed with a single letter
in each round, which may in particular be given mouth up or down depending
on clearance. Follow bets after each round of correspondence.
* Flop Poker - here the letters given face down to each player and then
three more face up in the middle of the table as community cards (known as
the flop). The game known poker, Texas Hold'em, fits the category. Other
two rounds with a letter seem more face up every time. All round you bet.
Each final hand each player must contain this hand of cards and community
Although the essence of poker is fun, like all other card games, quickly
realized the potential that this game would be played for money. Thus, it
is not surprising that you have created a series of rules that have been
perfected to make this game a real gold mine.
It now appeared the first game established standards that are now
supporting the "cool" to go into these games, both professional and
amateur (as in the casinos). Whatever the type of bet behind poker, the
basic structure of the game is exactly the same. Every practitioner
responsible for the function of getting the better of their opponents,
seeking to build the best possible combination of five cards.
This task should be performed with the cards you were given (which
constitute its "hand") and those that are on the table, where the latter
can be opened (in plain sight) or closed (face to face the table, ie not
visible). After initial bets implemented, it is up to each player to
decide whether to cover the opponent's previous bet or quit in a move that
should be made taking into account the "hand" of cards you own.