Poker Variations



Name Cards Rounds of Betting Special Notes
Total Up Down Common Redrawn
5 Card Draw 5 0 5 0 3 2
5 Card Stud 5 4 1 0 0 4
6 Card Stud 6 4 2 0 0 5
7 Card Stud 7 4 3 0 0 5
Anaconda 7 0 7 0 6 4 The redrawn cards are actually passed to other players. hi-lo split the pot.
Baseball 7 4 3 0 0 5 7 Card Stud with Threes and Nines wild. Any player dealt a Four as an up card, can pay a predetermined fee to receive an extra card.
Blind Man's Bluff - Texas Holdem 7 0 2 5 0 4 Played just like Texas Holdem, except players can see everyone's hole cards except their own.
Chicago 7 4 3 0 0 5 Same as 7 Card Stud, except that the high spade in the hole splits the pot.
Cincinnati 10 0 5 5 0 5
Crazy Pineapple 8 0 3 5 0 4 Same as Pineapple except players discard after the second round of betting.
Discard Jones 7 0 2 5 0 4 Played like Texas Holdem except the dealer recieves no hole cards. He instead recieves the cards that would be burned before the flop, turn and river. At the showdown the dealer will have three hole cards, but will have to play the pre-flop round of betting blind.
Jackpots 5 0 5 0 3 2 Same as 5 card draw, but you must have a pair of Jacks or better to begin betting.
Lamebrain Pete 10 0 5 5 0 5 Same as Cincinnati except the lowest ranked community card, and any other card of the same rank is wild.
Omaha 9 0 4 5 0 4 Winning hand must be chosen from two of the four hole cards, and three of the five community cards.
Omaha Hi/Lo 9 0 4 5 0 4 Same as Omaha except that the best and worst hands split the pot.
Pineapple 8 0 3 5 0 4 Players must discard one of their three hole cards before the flop
Razz 7 4 3 0 0 5 Played like 7 card stud, but the low hand wins and flushes and straights do not count.
Tahoe 8 0 3 5 0 4 Only two of the three hole cards may be used
Texas Holdem 7 0 2 5 0 4



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