The guides and rules of famous and less well-known card games such as Poker and its numerous variations, Black Jack or Trente et Quarante.
Poker is a worldwide known and one of the most popular card games. Hardly anybody has not heard of it or played it yet. Poker appears in old western movies, serials like MASH or in the last but one adaptation of the British Secret Service agent James Bond – Casino Royale.
Poker Draw is the first form of classic Poker, the second one is 5-Card-Stud Poker. Acquirement of their principles is essential to understand any other Poker variation. Poker Draw consists of two parts: Deal and Draw (trade of cards).
An exciting, complex and very popular variation of Poker is how the 7-Card Stud could be briefly characterized. The game is inspired by classic 5-Card Stud and perhaps Seven-Card Stud was invented to make the game more complex and interesting.
Omaha Hold'em is a community card Poker game related to the famous Texas Hold'em. What are the similarities and differences? Illustrations of making the best hand and things to beware of when playing Omaha.
Omaha Hi-Lo is even more complex Poker game than Omaha Hold'em (Omaha High). In principle the rules are common, however, as the name of the game suggests, a player can go for the best high and/or low hand.
Three-card Brag is an old British card game, dated back to the 16th century. Brag is a predecessor of Poker, especially of its variation Draw. Basic rules are very similar, however a few modifications or specialties can be found.
Black Jack (or Blackjack) is one of the most popular casino card games. Black Jack is sought by those players, who are not content with the result being dependent solely on chance. On the contrary they may and want to influence their winning chances by appropriately chosen strategy.
Trente et Quarante (30 and 40), also known as Rouge et Noir (Red and Black), is a French casino game. The game originated in the 17th century and is interesting mainly for two reasons: (1) it is a specific card variation of the famous Roulette and (2) it gives house quite a small edge.