Video Poker Online

October 22, 2014

Video Poker was created in the middle of 1970's when the computer chip was invented and today it's one of the most popular forms of gambling both in online and land casinos.

Dan Paymar said that "Video Poker is the Intelligent Player's Slot machines". And it's really true, because much like blackjack, it is a game of skill and low house edge which rewards knowledge and smart play.

Nowdays there are many game variations with unique rules and payoffs, but all are based on the original 5 card draw poker and stil the primary goal is to achieve the certain winning hands combinations indicated on the payout table for the particular game you are playing.

Video Poker Basics

Video Poker Rules
Read this page to find out the object of the Video Poker, how to to play Video Poker.

Video Poker hands
To get started playing, you should understand the concept of poker hands, and how they rank relative to one another.

Versions and types of Video Poker
The number of Video Poker games is constantly increasing. Based on the draw poker they have different payouts and special options. Read this page two find out what is video poker with wild cards. What is progressive games.

Video Poker from Microgaming

Standard Video Poker
Aces and Faces, All American Video Poker, Deuces and Joker, Deuces Wild, Double Joker, Jacks or Better, Joker Poker, Tens or Better, Louisiana Double
Power Video Poker
Jacks or Better 50 Play Power Poker, Aces and Faces Power, Deuces and Joker Power, Deuces Wild Power, Double Joker Power, Jacks or Better Power, Joker Poker Power, Tens or Better Power, Aces and Faces 50 Play Power Poker
Progressive Video Poker
SupaJax Poker, Jackpot Deuces Poker

Video Poker from PlayTech

Standard Video Poker
Aces and Faces Video Poker, Deuces Wild Video Poker Jacks or Better Video Poker Joker Poker Video Poker Tens or Better Video Poker 2 Ways Royal Video Poker
4-Line Video Poker
Aces and Faces 4-line Video Poker Deuces Wild 4-line Video Poker Jacks or Better 4-line Video Poker
Progressive Video Poker
Mega Jacks Video Poker

RTG Video Poker

Standard Video Poker
Jacks or Better Video Poker, Joker Poker Video Poker, All American Video Poker, Double Jackpot Poker, Double Double Jackpot Poker
Bonus Video Poker
Mystery Bonus Poker, Bonus Deuces Wild, Double Bonus Poker, Bonus Poker Deluxe, Bonus Poker
Wild Card Games
Aces and Eights, Deuces Wild, Bonus Deuces Wild, Sevens Wild, Loose Deuces
Specialty Games
Pick 'Em Poker (1 hand), Mystery Bonus Poker

Articles

How to play Video Poker Smartly
by Henry Tamburin
Video poker gives the smart casino player a good gamble for his money. Why? Because unlike slot machines, you can readily determine a video poker machines overall return by looking at its payback schedule (which is prominently displayed on the front of the machine). In fact it ‘s possible to get returns that exceed 100% and I’ll show you how.