A new card game was recently released on a dedicated site called Hell Club. The game is a betting variant of popular card game Oh Hell called Oh Hell Stackpot™. The site offers Cash Games, Sit & Go’s and Tournaments, much like most poker rooms, and is a great multiplayer alternative to poker, if you – like many others – feel that poker is getting old. Continue reading “Brand New Online Multiplayer Card Game to Compete with Poker”
If you are trying to improve your online poker skills, one way you can do this is by reading through the vital information contained in poker books. You will get to know crucial facts and techniques about online poker that will take your game to the next level. Alternatively, you can go for the many other tools of the trade to take your skills to the next level as explained in the following article. Continue reading “How To Take Your Poker Skills To The Next Level”
Poker has taken many different forms over the years, with Texas Hold’em currently holding its place as the crowned king. But what of the lesser known forms of poker, those which still have plenty of players but are yet to take off in the same astronomical manner as the most popular? In this article, we want to take a look at Chinese poker and hopefully introduce new players to some of the fun and opportunities that this game represents. Continue reading “Taking a Look at Chinese Poker”
A side effect of poker’s popularity as both an online activity and a spectator sport is the growing number of professional players, superstar card sharks and individuals who seem to have ‘made it’ overnight. But is poker really an easy route to the big time, or is the reality different from what fans see on the TV?
Let’s get right to the point: Carving out a poker career, from online card tables to the bright lights of Monte Carlo, is a hard slog. In that, it’s no different from becoming a professional footballer or a ballet dancer. There’s a certain element of unpredictability in poker that makes a career in the game especially difficult to maintain. Continue reading “Can Anybody Become a Poker Pro?”
Playing poker is great fun, but if you don’t know how to do it, it can be a nightmare. In this article we hope to give you the basics on how to play the game. It is fun and quite addictive, but unless you know the fundamental aspects you won’t be getting anywhere near finding yourself on a winning streak.
What’s the difference?
They are two variants of the same core card game but they have clear differences between them. In recent years, Texas Hold’em has become very popular, especially due to it becoming the main game in the WSOP.
Poker is an excellent game, and it has been played for centuries by people who like a little bit of skill and strategy with their gambling. It is easy to become reasonably good at the game as long as you practice as much as possible and keep a cool head.
Poker has been around for centuries and online poker has only enhanced its appeal as a game. There are many reasons for this, but perhaps one of the biggest and most compelling reasons is the fact that online poker is fast, doesn’t require much organisation to play, and also has a huge fun element in that you don’t necessarily even have to spend money to be involved in some fun games.
The best way to describe the World Series Of Poker (WSOP) is as a huge and very commercially successful poker event and brand. More than a series of tournaments, it has grown into a marketing machine.