Poker is a term that can be used to refer to any of a family of popular card games. The main goal of these games is to assemble the best possible card combination. In some poker variants, players compete against each other. In others, they play against the dealer. The first poker variants were developed in the United States in the nineteenth-century. Most poker variants use a standard 52 card deck without any wild cards.
Popular traditional poker varieties include Texas Hold’em, Omaha Hold’em, Caribbean Stud Poker, and Kansas City lowball. Popular video poker games include Joker Poker, Bonus Poker, Deuces Wild Poker, and Double Bonus Poker.
- A term that can be used to refer to any of a family of popular card games.